After 52 years at the influential bilingual theatre, 17 of those at the helm, Robert Federico feels he is leaving Repertorio in good hands with Rafael Sánchez.
The theatremaking couple, recently thrown into an unexpected controversy over their purported sequel to ‘West Side Story,’ are living out their own tale of cross-cultural exchange.
The new movie musical can be experienced as a virtual beauty shop, where a multigenerational matriarchy keeps the faith and carries the stories.
The ‘Orange Is the New Black’ actress, who once used a Ntozake Shange monologue as her go-to audition piece, is now starring in the Public Theater revival.
The Broadway veteran, still kicking in ‘Hadestown,’ has blazed a path so that others may follow.
She brings a calm approach to the stresses of producing to new work at the Playwrights Realm.
DACA recipients, feeling unwelcome in the country they call home, claim a home onstage.
In programs at the Farm Theater, Target Margin, and Barnard College, playwrights collaborate with students to develop new work.
The NYC-based initiative isn’t just scoring productions for Latinx playwrights—it’s hoping to make their work bloom and plant seeds for more.