How one theatremaker combined his love for ‘Planet of the Apes’ with the concept of Victorian toy theatre to create a long-running show.
Producing the audio play ‘Ich Bin Ein Berliner’ didn’t just spark personal memories; it also spurred reflections on who theatre is for and what it can do.
It’s not just the workers who need the stage to come back—all of us crave the communion only the theatre can provide.
Remembering a middle school production of ‘Pippin’ that got in just under the wire last March.
Beckett’s play about a woman living moment to moment in a pile of dirt is a natural fit, and a great lesson, for our pandemic isolation.
Last fall we learned a new way to make theatre, not only with our students but with the audience and the community.
Deprived of regular, full-face in-person interaction, high school theatre students at Interlochen Center for the Arts have expanded other creative capacities.
It’s going to be a long time before we’re back doing live theatre at full capacity indoors, but there is plenty of work to do until then.
Networks should borrow a model from the 1950s television series which broadcast exciting new plays live from the studio.
Can’t wait to see how playwrights will be inspired by the coronavirus quarantine? Yeah, me neither.