A biennial Bay Area gathering has forged new links among artists identified with the Middle East, North Africa, and Asia.
What started as a North American short-play project around last year’s Paris talks blossomed into an ongoing worldwide effort.
Theatremakers are acting on environmental issues and bringing concerns about climate change to the stage.
As producers at LaMama learned with their triple ‘Tempest’ series, arranging for foreign artists to perform on U.S. soil can be a stormy process.
Activist watchdogs offer support to artists while sorting out fact from rumor, propaganda and the netherworld between.