by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on January 22, 2015
A new play illustrates the power of the theater for social change.
by Zack Ford Posted on October 16, 2014 Updated: October 16, 2014
Students say they had already paid for and cast the play when school officials decided to cancel it.
by Zack Ford Posted on September 12, 2014 Updated: September 12, 2014
Composer Stephen Schwartz, writing on behalf of the Dramatists Guild, has criticized a high school that censored a "Spamalot" production over its gay content.
by Zack Ford Posted on August 21, 2014
A Pennsylvania school's officials claimed they didn't cancel a production of "Spamalot" over its "homosexual themes," but their emails suggest otherwise.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on July 17, 2014
by Zack Ford Posted on July 2, 2014 Updated: July 4, 2014
Monty Python's Spamalot is apparently inappropriate for high school students, according to one Pennsylvania school district.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 19, 2014 Updated: June 19, 2014
Mike Daisey was going to call his new monologue "Yes All Women." But yes, all women had something to say about that.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 9, 2014 Updated: June 9, 2014
Some strange banter during last night's Tony Awards, hosted by Hugh Jackman.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on September 24, 2013 Updated: September 23, 2013
'Rent' hasn't aged well--and in retrospect, Benny's dream looks a lot less myopic than Roger and Mark's vision of Bohemia.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on July 30, 2013 Updated: July 30, 2013
'Romeo and Juliet' is constantly misinterpreted as an expression of true love. Will Julian Fellowes' adaptation capture the real horror of the classic tale?