Even in a polarized age, the best dramatists are drawn to complications, not simple answers, as Richard Nelson’s Chekhovian plays prove.
The president’s new FLSA rules may force an overdue reckoning for the overworked, underpaid theatre field.
Authorial intent should be paramount, and “We couldn’t find any actors” is no longer a viable excuse.
Last season was notably diverse, but the 2016-17 season announced so far looks more like business as usual on the Great White Way.
The invisibility of stage designers cuts both ways: They lack for recognition (see this week’s Tonys), but they can also build diverse careers—if they get the chance.
How a seemingly normal night at the theatre led to an altercation with a patron over microaggressions and white privilege.
At an April conference in Toronto, we came up with a plan for change that can take root and grow into a more equitable future for female theatre artists.