Thinking About Theater

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.
Giving Will the Shakes (Part II)
"To be or not to be translated" — that is now the question.
Giving Will the Shakes
"To be or not to be translated" — that is now the question.
Of Censors and Correctors (Part II)
Henry Fielding, Henrik Ibsen, Arthur Miller, The Mikado, and the pawnbroker's shop sign.
Of Censors and Correctors
Henry Fielding, Henrik Ibsen, Arthur Miller, The Mikado, and the pawnbroker's shop sign.
Hirschfeld, Kahn, Coleman: Theater Lives Worth Contemplating (Part II)
Three new books and an art exhibit take a closer look at remarkable show-biz lives.
Hirschfeld, Kahn, Coleman: Theater Lives Worth Contemplating
Three new books and an art exhibit take a closer look at remarkable show-biz careers.
Does the Audience Need an Outlet? (Part II)
On smartphones, LuPones, and unanticipated interactivity.
Does the Audience Need an Outlet?
On smartphones, LuPones, and unanticipated interactivity.