Thinking About Theater

The Crucible's Historical Melting Pot (Part II)
Witch-hunters, blacklisters, and many cultural crosscurrents infuse Arthur Miller's play.
The Crucible's Historical Melting Pot
Witch-hunters, blacklisters, and many cultural crosscurrents infuse Arthur Miller's play.
Our Shrinking Repertoire (Part II)
New plays are fine (when they're fine), but what about the great plays?
Our Shrinking Repertoire
New plays are fine (when they're fine), but what about the great plays?
Concerning Black Theater Matters (Part II)
Stewart F. Lane's Black Broadway mirrors both past headliners and today's headlines.
Concerning Black Theater Matters
Stewart F. Lane's Black Broadway mirrors both past headliners and today's headlines.
A Carol Faintly Heard (Part II)
How Charles Dickens and Christmas became synonymous.
A Carol Faintly Heard
How Charles Dickens and Christmas became synonymous.
Ibsen the Inevitable (Part II)
From Shaw and Strindberg down to Arthur Miller and today's writers, the great Norwegian playwright's influence is felt everywhere.
Ibsen the Inevitable
From Shaw and Strindberg down to Arthur Miller and today's writers, the great Norwegian playwright's influence is felt everywhere.