Ending white supremacy at your institution requires an organization-wide commitment to change in both culture and policy.
The work of organizing for a better world is already being done, and theatres have the chance—and the responsibility—to join it.
How to rebuild the theatre field post-COVID? Invest in artists and let them do their best work in rep, and audiences will follow.
Diversifying programming and leadership won’t be enough if our boards remain white and privileged.
Is live entertainment really going to be the only industry that is not put on a path to safely reopen? We need and deserve better.
As we face another Depression, can we dream of a new Federal Theatre Project? Any such hope begins with political organizing onstage and off.