Both playwrights will have their writing workshopped in Portland Stage’s upcoming Little Festival of the Unexpected; Benne’s ‘Manning’ will get a full mainstage production.
Shakespeare’s iconic villain has always been disabled, but increasingly the actors playing him—and the productions and adaptations they star in—reflect disability aesthetics and activism.
From Edwin Booth’s Richard III to the Federal Dance Project, from ‘Fefu and Her Friends’ to Odd Fellows Hall, this month featured some remarkable characters.
The festival will be livestreamed on Facebook and will feature a reading from a canceled 2020 production.
The inaugural grants will support playwrights and the production of new works at theatres across the country.
The awards will fund extra time for the development of 27 new productions across the country.
The Maine theatre slates 3 production by male authors and 5 by female writers, including a new adaptation of ‘Babette’s Feast.’
This 194-seat theatre in San Diego’s North County has grown over three decades into a year-round professional company without losing its intimacy and immediacy.
The awards and prizes that have been given out since our last issue.
Theatre pros recall the doors they’ve opened by assisting (including a few better left closed).