December brought the premieres of a powerful Pulitzer-winning drama, a Yiddish play by a prolific Jewish playwright, and a docudrama about a flashpoint in U.S. history.
Yale will not produce a season of plays, but will cover expenses for MFA students to extend their studies.
As Broadway shutters to prevent the spread of coronavirus, the nation’s small and regional theatres follow suit—and enter a time of grave uncertainty.
Her students keep her young, she says, as she balances new jobs, Broadway productions, and regional work.
Jacobs-Jenkins will adapt ‘The Bacchae,’ and Will Eno will premiere a new play about land ownership during the theatre’s 2019-20 season.
The Latinx initiative has announced its first national partnership, taking its mission to advance Latinx writers to institutions outside of New York.
What gives this 19th-century Norwegian’s plays their lasting power? ‘Power’ is the operative word.
The season will include world premieres by Charise Castro Smith and Tori Sampson.
An experienced director and longtime professor at Yale School of Drama, she succeeds the late Jim Houghton at the prestigious school.
Sam Shepard and Meryl Streep both made defining marks on New York stages before wandering afield.