Inspired by the story of a DREAMer from Arizona, a new musical makes a humanizing case for the undocument immigrants whose rights he now advocates for.
Maharaj was producing artistic director at the Florida company for just six months.
Toner, a 60-year veteran of regional theatre from New Jersey to L.A. to Mississippi, will continue to direct projects and raise money for the Texas theatre.
As this dramaturg/producer plans her first season at the theatre, she’s looking both outward and inward.
The editors speak to the playwright of ‘Amerikin,’ a new play about white supremacy, now onstage Houston’s Alley Theatre after repeated pandemic delays.
The company has added associate artistic directors Ben Wolfe and Sarah Fleming Walker, and Sarah Chong Harmer as education and community engagement programs manager.
Texas State University theatre student Kylie Gutierrez has been selected as the program’s first participant.
Her 15 years in the role spanned the building of a new space and a $25-million campaign.
The Harlem native, a classically trained actor and producer, will take the reins of the Arizona theatre company.
The Dallas playwright, whose play ‘penny candy’ has just been published, talks about his city, his writing, and the busy intersection of the two.