The outgoing artistic director of Actors Theatre of Louisville talks about new plays, directing vs. interpreting, and his impressive beard.
The British-born director departs after six years leading the Kentucky theatre and its influential new-play program, the Humana Festival.
The busy and passionate Off-Broadway director has built her career on ensembles and new work.
Actors Theatre of Louisville’s latest new-play fest reflected a nation, and a field, rushing to the future, haunted by the past.
A collection of not-so-straight plays, an ensemble-devised work and an African-American living-room play made up the main slate at Actors Theatre’s annual new-play gathering.
Humana’s next season brings in new voices and a few returning favorites. New and notable this time: a slightly more pronounced Kentucky twang.
A new play about a doctrinal controversy at one megachurch cracks open conversations about difficult emotions.