As more Deaf actors find space onstage, it’s time to make room for the community behind the scenes: as writers, directors, and producers.
The festival will partner with Deaf West Theatre and the National Technical Institute for the Deaf.
A roundtable of theatremakers talk about their work, how they make it, and models for inclusive spaces for both artists and audiences.
Meet the field leaders who helped us ideate and create this package of stories.
From the beginnings of Interlochen and the Ohio summer tradition ‘Tecumseh!’ to Deaf West’s Broadway debut, summer was off to a hot start with these June milestones.
Thornton Wilder’s 80-year-old play offers something more than comforting nostalgia in a troubled American moment.
This month the ‘Malcolm’ mom will play the Stage Manager in a production with Pasadena Playhouse and Deaf West.
The two companies will stage ‘Our Town,’ the Hypocrites will bring their immersive ‘Pirates of Penzance,’ and Culture Clash will revisit ‘Bordertown.’
Most actors methodically warm up for emotionally draining performances. But what do they do to recoup reality?
Some theatres are using the actors’ union’s new minimum-wage agreement, but there’s minimal agreement about its impact or its future.