A bard of Kansas City, Kans., he was a warm, mischievous truth teller whose plays reflected his life yet somehow showed us ourselves as well.
In ‘the ripple, the wave that carried me home,’ next playing at Kansas City Rep and Yale Rep, this busy playwright pens another piece inspired by history.
An attorney on the frontline of Native American rights, and the playwright of ‘Sovereignty’ and ‘Manahatta,’ Nagle will create a work inspired by stories of the region.
As theatres seek new leaders, some are also trying out different leadership models.
The expanded positions infuse both local and national talent to the theatre, broadening its artistic scope and reach.
The season will feature a world premiere from Kate Hamill and a community tour of a story based on the life of boxer Jack Johnson.
A spate of canceled shows from Louisville to Milwaukee were caught on video before the pandemic shutdown, and now you can watch them at home.
More than a mere box-office cash cow, Dickens’s classic is a community builder, a gateway drug, and a holiday tradition.
The Guthrie’s first TD and a longtime theatre dean at USC, he launched countless careers with his unassuming, get-to-work ethos.
The former associate a.d. at Chicago’s Writers Theatre succeeds Eric Rosen at the helm of Missouri company.