Lydia R. Diamond

Joshua Jackson and More Celebrate Opening of Smart People
Kenny Leon directs Lydia R. Diamond's new play at Second Stage Theatre.
Smart People
Sure they're smart, but do we care?
Smart People Delays First Performance at Second Stage
Winter Storm Jonas forces changes to the production's schedule.
Meet Joshua Jackson and the Stars of Second Stage's Smart People
Lydia R. Diamond's new play is directed by Kenny Leon.
Joshua Jackson, Tessa Thompson, and More to Star in Smart People at Second Stage
Kenny Leon direct the off-Broadway company of Lydia R. Diamond's new play.
Smart People
Lydia R. Diamond's new play premieres at Boston's Huntington Theatre Company.
Lydia R. Diamond's Smart People Changes the Conversation About Race
Diamond delves into the state of our so-called "post-racial" America and explains how the election of President Obama forced her to "up her game" as she broaches these difficult topics.
Stick Fly Playwright Lydia R. Diamond to Begin Yearlong Residency at Arena Stage
The Boston playwright will begin her stay in Washington, D.C., this week.