With his second volume of lyrics, Sondheim makes the case for his theatrical vision, even when it’s led him down blind alleys.
Emily Mann and Chay Yew write and direct plays, and they run theatres. Not necessarily in that order.
A full plate at Humana’s all-you-can-see new-play buffet.
In the midst of publishing two definitive books about his lyrics, the musical theatre master ponders his accomplishments, his way of working, and the form and future of the American musical.
How the many facets of one theatre artist—adaptor, actor, artistic director—have forged a major playwriting voice.
Post-racial? Not on the Great White Way.