The pandemic led to innovative, alternative forms of theatre. Can theatre criticism keep up?
As theatremakers celebrate the return to in-person, in-venue performances, it’s imperative to keep open the doors offered by digital theatre and celebrate its place alongside the stage.
The downtown artist didn’t ever expect or hope to be on Broadway, but her docutheatre piece ‘Is This A Room’ has defied expectations all along.
Lyons is out to change the theatre canon, and serving ‘Chicken & Biscuits’ on Broadway is just the one step along the way.
When the pandemic cut short a crazy-busy schedule, Aponte used the time to fulfill a dream of giving back to his community.
With a focus on experimental opera, Miguel Flores’s career has him looking forward toward a more human-centric way of working.
He’s grateful to be back in front of audiences, and also hopeful that a year-plus of down time has shown the field the true value of artists’ work.
When the pandemic hit her career on both sides of the Atlantic, she got the unique chance to help develop productions in gestation.
Teaching design remotely had some upsides, she learned, but she’s eager to get her hands back on her craft and its tools.
The award, given to distinguished female directors, this year honors a new-play champion.