In his years at Yale Rep and ART, this extraordinarily versatile actor/director set the bar for generations of stage artists.
The title ‘arts management consultant’ doesn’t capture the wide-ranging passion and commitment she brought to her career and her life.
Debuting on Broadway 1951, he acted in Lincoln Center Rep and APA-Phoenix Rep at the start of a long New York and regional career.
The free writing she taught us may have opened us up, but she also subtly framed and shaped our sense of theatrical form.
Ntozake Shange brought her fearless poetry out of the basements and cafes into the theatre and reached the world.
How my teacher led me home.
We who were lucky enough to study with the great playwright and teacher felt challenged, inspired, and above all seen.
His road to Broadway was paved with talent, chutzpah, and collaboration.
A quiet fixture of L.A.’s theatre scene, Ong wrote a wide variety of plays and showed up to support even more.
Recollections of the master comic playwright from his longtime publicist and 2 actors who originated roles in his work.