The tenor, who will play the role in Lyric Opera of Chicago’s ‘Carousel,’ also talks about vocal health, career advice and why it’s best not to ask him to dance.
Since joining the theatre’s staff four decades ago, he’s helped guide the Chicago theatre to national flagship status. It wasn’t an easy or inevitable climb.
His new play looks at aging parents and the children who care for them, and doesn’t mind laughing at the things that are beyond understanding.
The three collaborators discuss their writing process for the musical based on Alison Bechdel’s graphic memoir, which begins performances on Broadway on March 27.
In seeming to strike at the foundations of the realist family play, playwrights like Will Eno, Young Jean Lee and Taylor Mac may actually be proving the durability of its four walls.
In her new play, Young Jean Lee explores notions of privilege and identity by conducting an anthropological study of a very particular demographic.
The longtime actor never intended to be a director, but when his husband’s musical needed a leader, he stepped up and found a new passion.
The writer/performer explains his fascination with the vintage film actress who inspired his new play at Abrons Arts Center.
For his play at Kitchen Dog Theater, Trull adapts ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ for the selfie generation.
In her first play for the Humana Festival, Jen Silverman pays a tribute to badass women in their 50s.