A visit with the Connecticut theatre’s long-standing management couple, and an update on hirings and departures nationwide.
British playwright Arnold Wesker’s new play about gender relations opens at Chicago’s Northlight Theatre.
A generative politics, wedding activism by both citizens and the state, has as strong role for the nation’s nonprofit sector.
A review of a new collection of essays about theatre architecture.
As the planet burns, what can art do that activism can’t? Perhaps, as the work of 3 path-breaking companies attests, that’s a false choice. Plus: a to-do list for green theatre, and sketches toward an eco-canon.
A new adaptation of ‘McTeague’ is more about longing than greed.
In directing ‘Hamlet’ and ‘The Seagull’ in repertory at American Repertory Theatre, Ron Daniels finds parallels and contrasts that illuminate both works.
A new bill remedies problems with the 1990 Immigration Act.
The arts should run counter to a mood of national apathy, not acquiesce to or accommodate it.
Great actors in the full sway of their passions are likely to be more persuasive conduits to the interior of plays than the arbitrary, decorative conceptions of postmodernist directors.