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The playwright's heart is in the right place. The play isn’t quite.
“You don’t buy loyalty, you inspire it," says Edie Falco's character, proving that politics hasn't changed.
America was always destined to be so much more, and so much better, than "separate but equal." Yes, it's disheartening and infuriating and galvanizing...
In 2014, they asked: "If the Holocaust didn’t happen…what did?" After Trump and Charlottesville, I think we have an answer.
A Texas-sized challenge for any actress, even one at the peak of her performative powers.
Starring Billy Crudup, produced by Audible, it was performance, workshop and theater history in one.
Revisiting the work of a woman who did not cut her conscience to fit any theatrical fashion.
Moving past the most toxic business phrase with Judith Bowtell of Australia's Milk Crate Theatre.
A 12-hour tribute to the greatest playwright you've never heard of.
An artistic director leads us toward a wise new way of approaching race and identity.
Young Jean Lee isn't necessarily crafting drama about what she knows so much as depending on others for what they know.
An act of defiance for 16 years and counting, we need festivals like "Fresh Fruit" now more than ever.
What if I think he was a terrible jurist and a bad man? Does that make me a bad critic?
A Black woman composer-lyricist-book writer can hit many diversity check-boxes. But she'd rather talk about craft.
Gender identity used as a storytelling tool, not as the point of the play.
A tragicomic play invites comparison with other works, but ultimately stands on its own.
We're not the first nation to face propaganda from a government prone to lies and deceit.
Teenagers with well-grounded values is the best part of the play. Then there's the rest of it.
Gays may be more comfortable in their sexuality, but internalized homophobia hasn't vanished.