Finishing the Hat makes clear Stephen Sondheim’s belief that being an artist requires intellectual vigilance.
Robert Gottlieb’s vigorous biography of Sarah Bernhardt shows the actress in all her workaholic, passionate and unsentimental force.
Waiting for Godot in New Orleans is a field guide to the life of an idea worked out in a community over eight months.
Fela! is an ambitious but flawed musical about the Nigerian Afrobeat and anti-establishment icon Fela Anikulapo Kuti.
The Kenning Anthology of Poets Theater; Terese Svoboda’s Weapons Grade; Bob Hicok’s Words for Empty and Words for Full.
A conversation with the author of The Shipment about American theater, irony and Mariah Carey.