Growing calls for government arts support are welcome, even if the historical model of the 1930s is an imprecise analogy.
Where will this acclaimed director, slated to succeed Jack Viertel, take New York’s beloved musical theatre revival program?
The recipients are Micki Grant, Jane Cox, Ari Laura Kreith, Lisa Kron, Jeanine Tesori, Lear deBessonet, and Elsa Rael.
The popular community engagement program goes national in partnerships with Seattle Repertory Theatre, Dallas Theater Center, and Mosaic Youth Theatre.
Access and daring, expression and dramatic action were among the themes of a meaty morning plenary with ‘Fun Home’ writer Lisa Kron and NEA chairman Jane Chu.
The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation has announced the seven recipients of the Impact Awards, who will each receive $80,000.
At the TCG National Conference this week, James Houghton, Lear deBessonet and Rhodessa Jones will be recognized for their theatrical achievements.
A Detroit-based multimedia collective and the director of the Public Theater’s Public Works program are invited to create new urban arts projects for Dallas.
The versatile and busy director talks about her devotion to both art and activism, and how she’s fused the two with Public Works.