From the birth of James Allen Bland and Victory Gardens to landmark premieres for Mary Martin and Erik Ehn, October has been a momentous month for theatre.
A new wave of Black playwrights has upended the myth of the singular genius, even as tokenism and constraining expectations persist.
Whose programs do the programmers admire most? We asked some U.S. theatre leaders and they told us.
Stories about autism, Chicago shows, a musical about a young girl in 1890s Paris, and more take the stage this month.
From a car-driven opera in L.A. to a roller coaster musical in Chicago, from education projects to exciting turnovers, fall is busting out all over.
From the first plays staged and written on the continent to the founding of Woolly Mammoth and the O’Neill.
Aaron Holland’s new musical expands a minor character from ‘War and Peace’ into an inspiration for a full-blown musical about a modern-day daydreamer.