We got people talking, and we moved the ball forward, but there’s so much more to do, and it’s time for a rebirth.
Facing economic contraction and an ascendant conservatism, the task for the American theatre must be to energize the young and rethink the nonprofit model.
The arts should run counter to a mood of national apathy, not acquiesce to or accommodate it.
As we drop the boundaries among artistic forms, we should also consider the alliances we can form among artists and institutions.
Nonprofit theatres have proven they can survive, but is mere survival enough?
A new national magazine is inaugurated with a look at its fleeting predecessor, and how much has changed in the decentralized U.S. theatre since then.