The 70-year-old performer believes art should save lives, just as theatre saved hers.
How the Oklahoma CityRep co-founder dreamt a theatre into being, and keeps it going.
Despite enduring a few sleepless nights in his time, his approach has always been to focus on solving the problem that’s right in front of him.
Mayeda brings her experience in development and arts administration to the 2050 Fellowship at the New York Theatre Workshop.
Simplicity, specificity, and struggle have been the three watchwords of her approach to stage movement.
Following the appointment of Russell Granet as president and CEO, a number of women have been hired or promoted to leadership positions.
Once feeling stranded in TV land, he cast out on his own and hasn’t looked back.
At the Public Theater she’s in charge of making sure all the designers are on same page.
Her contributions to the field of properties directing are paving the way for designers, especially women.
After the resignation of artistic director Burgess Clark due to sexual misconduct allegations, executive director Toby Schine has also stepped down.