The Goodman’s second-in-command looks to the future.
We may not have realized we were building long-lasting institutions to make theatre. But now that we have them, what should we do with them?
Jack Viertel goes from daily critic to in-house dramaturg at L.A.’s flagship theatre.
Building dynamic characters for the stage goes far beyond gender.
Two major playwrights reflect on the role of gender in their writing and in their careers.
There’s no mystery to making a musical, declares the theatre’s most acclaimed composer. It’s just hard work.
Pushback against, and praise for, editorials and trend reports.
Compounding tensions caused by the growing lack of financial resources threaten the ecology of the theatre.
The ‘new vaudevillians’ fuel the theatre with dazzling physical skill and a spirit of comic anarchy.
New works and auspicious revivals, theatre closures, a home for playwrights, and more.