The full casting has been announced for the Center Theatre Group engagement of the Tony-nominated Broadway revival of Horton Foote's American masterpiece "The Trip to Bountiful," which begins performances at the Ahmanson Theatre on September 17.
The title suggests a trial drama, but refers more to the practice of discussing, in depth, a thesis in pursuit of an advanced degree -- in this case, the question of whether heart or head lends more meaning to human existence. Smarts and passion combine.
Playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins joins the masterful ranks of Lydia R. Diamond, Tarrell Alvin McCraney and Katori Hall with his subversive "An Octoroon" at Soho Rep.
Stein/Holum Project brings the power of the close-up to the Arts Emerson Jackie Liebergott Black Box in "The Wholehearted." Staged in an intimate setting, it uses video projection to bring the audience closer to Suli Holum’s nuanced performance.
William Inge & Tennessee Williams were friends & rivals. Both dominated 1950s American theater, but dealt with being gay differently. At the upcoming Williams Theatre Festival in Ptown, four short Inge plays explore his relationship with being gay.
On September 11, Justin Vivian Bond embarks on a new, free associative collage of spoken word and song that is inspired by Tennessee Williams' story "The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone."
In the new musical "Finding Neverland" actor Thayne Jasperson has no lines of dialogue & performs on all fours, but as J.M. Barrie's dog Porthos, he steals the show. EDGE spoke to the talented actor about his extremely physical role.