Plenty of Scrooge is on offer from the nation’s theatres, as well as Dorothy Gale, Richard III, Satchmo, and more.
New plays by Amir Nizar Zuabi and J. Nicole Brooks and a capture of Jefferson Mays’s ‘Christmas Carol’ are among the highlights of a busy week.
Sans holiday stage offerings, theatres are raising funds and spirits with artists’ marketplaces this holiday season.
From the first Black character on a U.S. stage and a fire at NYC’s Park Theatre to the birth of the Guthrie in Minneapolis and a protest in D.C., May has been a notable month for theatre.
The Twin Cities powerhouse announces a three-show season at a drastically reduced budget.
The pandemic shutdown is a crushing blow for theatres, but it is individual artists who are absorbing the brunt of the pain.
One way we might use this anxious downtime: to imagine a theatre field that’s better and fairer than the one we’ve known.
If we can’t have theatre until we can gather again safely, what are U.S. theatres and artists going to do in the meantime, and after?
Highlights include the return of director Joe Dowling, revivals of ‘In the Heights and Les Blancs,’ and Kathleen Turner as Molly Ivins.
‘Steel’ will be a multi-part cycle exploring stories of labor and industry from America’s age of steel.