She will take over as the executive director of American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco in August.
Pam MacKinnon’s inaugural season will feature recent plays from Nottage, Backhaus, Udofia, and Yee, as well as classics.
The Tony-winning Broadway and regional freelance director succeeds longtime leader Carey Perloff.
Mark Jackson will lead American Conservatory Theater’s acting training program.
After a quarter century at the helm of ACT, the classics-minded director/playwright is quitting while she’s ahead.
A Bay Area writer sits down with an outgoing theatre giant, and a historian looks at theatre’s starring role in U.S. arts advocacy.
The San Francisco theatre has added a world premiere musical, ‘Small Mouth Sounds,’ and a ‘Hamlet’ starring John Douglas Thompson to its lineup.
Is your child the family scene-stealer? Theatres across the country have classes and activities for students to take part in during the summer months.
Lauren Yee, Don Nguyen, and Dustin Chinn will develop their plays at American Conservatory Theater.
The first three plays at the Bay Area theatre will be Pinter’s ‘Birthday Party,’ Nguyen’s ‘Vietgone,’ and Parks’s ‘Father Comes Home From the Wars.’