One theatre staged shows on the front lines of the Civil Rights struggle in the South, while the other made a home for Black excellence in New York City.
From Caffe Cino to The Theatre Offensive, a look back at gay, lesbian, trans, and queer theatre milestones.
To celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we lift up the work of Frank Chin, Velina Hasu Houston, and Ping Chong, among others.
A celebration of Arab American Heritage Month, from Khalil Gibran to the opening of Leila Buck’s ‘Hkeelee (Talk to Me).’
A look at the achievements of some prominent women in theatre history, from Rachel Barton Butler and Eulalie Spence to Lisa D’Amour.
A look at Black achievement in the theatre from Garland Anderson to Adrienne Kennedy.
Out of conversations and readings in an actor’s apartment, one of the great American theatre companies was born.
The first month on the calendar saw the births of three 20th-century giants, the resuscitation of another’s career, and more.
From the founding of Variety to the commissioning of Chicago playwright Theodore Ward, here’s a look at theatre Decembers past.
From Sarah Bernhardt’s U.S. debut to the founding of Mabou Mines, November has been a historic theatre month.