How a Shakespeare in the Park production taught this designer that ‘political theatre’ could mean something different for Black and white Americans.
The stage and screen giant, recently appointed dean of Howard University’s College of Fine Arts, looks back—and ahead—on an extraordinary career.
This week the critics talk to the grass-roots campaign Be An Arts Hero and discuss shows they’ve seen, including last week’s Democratic convention.
The celebrated director of ‘Hair,’ Great Lakes Theater AD, and UNCSA dean taught his students invaluable lessons that apply equally to theatre and to life itself.
Alan Menken and Kristoffer Diaz will adapt the Disney movie for a free production at Shakespeare in the Park.
Hidden freezer packs, light fabrics, optional layers: how costumers prepare for the wind and the rain (and the heat).
Our magazine doesn’t include the Bard on its annual most-produced lists, but this year he snuck his way to the top anyway.
Pioneering architects remind us that a theatre is more than just a building–and that, sometimes, it needn’t even be a building at all.