His account of a seminal Civil Rights moment, staged partly with students at Virginia Stage, is a call to action for a new generation of activists.
Conservative theatremakers, some emboldened by Trump’s election, look for inroads onstage.
How these leaders put their stamp on long-running theatres they inherited.
PlayMakers’s producing artistic director receives an award named for one of her mentors and idols.
PlayMakers’ communications director had both particular tastes and a welcoming curiosity.
As an absurd fight over transgender bathroom rights intensifies, theatres can lead by freeing their own facilities from the binary.
Justin Haslett has been named managing director, and Jerry Ruiz has been named associate artistic director.
Theatres in North Carolina and Mississippi look to cooperation, not boycotts, as an effective means of protest.
The North Carolina theatre’s first season under its new artistic director will include a mix of classics and new plays.
As the new artistic director of PlayMakers Repertory Company, she is focusing on new plays, diversity, community, and the future.