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AMERICAN THEATRE

Sep 01 2019
Magazine

THE ONLY NATIONAL MAGAZINE THAT PROVIDES COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE OF THE WORLD OF THEATRE BOTH IN THE U.S. AND ABROAD. INCLUDES 5 COMPLETE PLAYSCRIPTS EACH YEAR, ARTIST PROFILES, AND MUCH MORE. TWO SPECIAL ISSUES PUBLISHED EACH YEAR "THEATRE TRAINING" (JANUARY) AND "SEASON PREVIEW" (OCTOBER).

American Theatre

EDITOR’S NOTE

CONTRIBUTORS

The Heat of the Moment

ALMANAC

Robert Kelley Silicon Valley Innovator

AWARDS & PRIZES

ROLE CALL • PEOPLE TO WATCH

YOU CAN MAKE IT ANYWHERE • WELL, MAYBE NOT ANYWHERE—BUT HERE ARE 6 CITIES WHERE THEATRE WORKERS CAN THRIVE OUTSIDE NYC, L.A., OR CHICAGO

Don’t Quit Your Day Job (No, Really) • Making ends meet shouldn’t be a playwright’s shame; IT SHOULD BE CLAIMED AS A SUPERPOWER

DON’T BREAK A LEG • INJURIES ARE PART OF THE GIG, BUT PERFORMERS SHOULDN’T BE EXPECTED TO GIVE TILL IT LITERALLY HURTS

Theatre’s Front Lines • For house managers and theatre services directors, the work is invisible but rewarding

Octavio Solis’s Journey to ‘Mother Road’ • The Texas-born, Oregon-based playwright imagines a Steinbeck sequel with timely resonance

JoAnne Akalaitis Bears ‘Bad News’ • The visionary director returns to the stage with timely messages from the Greeks

Two for One • How a small Florida theatre saved its big, foundering counterpart in a nearby town

Norwegian Wood • A hefty new Ibsen biography gives us a deeply difficult man in full

He Brought Her Heart Back in a Box

Unraveling the Landscape • An interview with the playwright

He Brought Her Heart Back in a Box

In Class With Professor Kennedy • How the playwright led a cohort of young writers to a threshold—and what lay beyond it

A Liberating Beacon • Colleagues and former students share tributes to playwright Adrienne Kennedy

ONSTAGE SEPTEMBER19 • Here’s what’s playing this month at TCG theatres nationwide. For the most up-to-date information about performance schedules, contact the theatre or visit Theatre Profiles online: tcg.org/profiles.

TCG ON THE WEB

Theatre Communications Group

OFFSTAGE • Billy Porter, who won a Tony for Kinky Boots and was nominated for a Golden Globe and Emmy for “Pose,” is the director of Dan McCabe’s The Purists at the Huntington Theatre Company in Boston (Aug. 30-Sept. 29), a new play about the unlikely friendship among a rapper, a DJ, and a musical-loving senior citizen.


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THE ONLY NATIONAL MAGAZINE THAT PROVIDES COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE OF THE WORLD OF THEATRE BOTH IN THE U.S. AND ABROAD. INCLUDES 5 COMPLETE PLAYSCRIPTS EACH YEAR, ARTIST PROFILES, AND MUCH MORE. TWO SPECIAL ISSUES PUBLISHED EACH YEAR "THEATRE TRAINING" (JANUARY) AND "SEASON PREVIEW" (OCTOBER).

American Theatre

EDITOR’S NOTE

CONTRIBUTORS

The Heat of the Moment

ALMANAC

Robert Kelley Silicon Valley Innovator

AWARDS & PRIZES

ROLE CALL • PEOPLE TO WATCH

YOU CAN MAKE IT ANYWHERE • WELL, MAYBE NOT ANYWHERE—BUT HERE ARE 6 CITIES WHERE THEATRE WORKERS CAN THRIVE OUTSIDE NYC, L.A., OR CHICAGO

Don’t Quit Your Day Job (No, Really) • Making ends meet shouldn’t be a playwright’s shame; IT SHOULD BE CLAIMED AS A SUPERPOWER

DON’T BREAK A LEG • INJURIES ARE PART OF THE GIG, BUT PERFORMERS SHOULDN’T BE EXPECTED TO GIVE TILL IT LITERALLY HURTS

Theatre’s Front Lines • For house managers and theatre services directors, the work is invisible but rewarding

Octavio Solis’s Journey to ‘Mother Road’ • The Texas-born, Oregon-based playwright imagines a Steinbeck sequel with timely resonance

JoAnne Akalaitis Bears ‘Bad News’ • The visionary director returns to the stage with timely messages from the Greeks

Two for One • How a small Florida theatre saved its big, foundering counterpart in a nearby town

Norwegian Wood • A hefty new Ibsen biography gives us a deeply difficult man in full

He Brought Her Heart Back in a Box

Unraveling the Landscape • An interview with the playwright

He Brought Her Heart Back in a Box

In Class With Professor Kennedy • How the playwright led a cohort of young writers to a threshold—and what lay beyond it

A Liberating Beacon • Colleagues and former students share tributes to playwright Adrienne Kennedy

ONSTAGE SEPTEMBER19 • Here’s what’s playing this month at TCG theatres nationwide. For the most up-to-date information about performance schedules, contact the theatre or visit Theatre Profiles online: tcg.org/profiles.

TCG ON THE WEB

Theatre Communications Group

OFFSTAGE • Billy Porter, who won a Tony for Kinky Boots and was nominated for a Golden Globe and Emmy for “Pose,” is the director of Dan McCabe’s The Purists at the Huntington Theatre Company in Boston (Aug. 30-Sept. 29), a new play about the unlikely friendship among a rapper, a DJ, and a musical-loving senior citizen.


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