In the next Thanksgiving Dinner, a daughter shows up at the table with a Muslim boyfriend... This year like every year I
The first African-American woman to receive the Pulitzer Prize in Drama just won one of the largest cash awards in the arts.
There is enough in the characters and the dialogue -- even in the costumes, with some actors drifting on wearing basketball sneakers -- to tell us that Father Comes Home is a play of ideas and freedom that directly speaks to us, here in the 21st century.
A controversy over whether or not the original 1935 opera Porgy and Bess can work clouds over what should be a celebration. Filled with perhaps the most well-known lyrics in the American songbook, Porgy and Bess in any variation is welcome.
There's been a lot of controversy surrounding Suzan-Lori Parks' adaptation of Porgy and Bess, so I was surprised that there was nothing too radical about the production.
Playwright Katori Hall's new play Mountaintop pays tribute to Dr. King's last public appearance at Mason Temple in Memphis where he delivered his historic "I've Been to the Mountaintop" speech.
So was it mostly about the music for you? The grounds are that I don't understand how the piece was meant to be written and
I saw "Porgy and Bess" because I had been predisposed to not like it because of its legendary portrayals of a small group