Staging original works as audio dramas isn’t just a pandemic workaround; it’s also back-to-the-future turn to a resonant form.
Beyond Zoom readings, companies are finding new forms and collaborators, and reaching audiences far beyond any they could serve in person.
Efforts like the Black Seed, the Drinking Gourd, Next Wave initiative, and the Sprinkle-Hamlin award are directing funding to develop work by Black artists.
After 25 years at the helm of Atlanta’s Theatrical Outfit, Key is ready for his next act.
Why a master interpreter of August Wilson thinks it’s the right time to revisit but his 360-degree vision of Blackness.
Backstage jobs are still predominantly filled by white men, but the picture is slowly changing thanks to artists’ activism.
The Tony-winning director looks back on his leadership at True Colors, what’s next for him, and why he loves the Atlanta theatre scene.
The nation’s African American theatres are as various as the experiences and regions they represent, though they share some common goals and hurdles.
They’re eager, exacting—and chock full of ideas.
Toombs, who heads the education department at Atlanta’s True Colors, works to bring theatre to all kids.