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American Theatre's Offscript
64 minutes | 10 days ago
The Subtext: The Many Forms of Jen Silverman
This month Brian talks with the playwright of 'The Moors' and 'Collective Rage' about how writing for TV inspired her write a novel about the theatre.
52 minutes | 16 days ago
Three on the Aisle: Cataclysm Criticism With Soraya Nadia McDonald
This month the hosts talk to an award-winning colleague about gatekeeping and pandemic-era criticism.
57 minutes | a month ago
Three on the Aisle: The Pandemic Process With Samira Wiley & Kate Hamill
This week the critics talk to two theatre artists about the choices they've made and the field they hope to return to.
98 minutes | 2 months ago
The Subtext: Gwydion Suilebhan’s Homecoming
This month Brian talks to the playwright/poet/marketer who's the driving force behind the New Play Exchange.
75 minutes | 3 months ago
The Subtext: Kate Hamill’s Sensibility
The actor/playwright behind a trove of popular literary adaptations talks about her inspiration, and about her non-Austen work.
57 minutes | 3 months ago
Three on the Aisle: Dungeons and Democrats
Should the government create an arts and culture ministry? And what happens when there' s no one to laugh along with?
72 minutes | 4 months ago
The Subtext: David Adjmi’s Artist’s Heart
This month Brian talks to playwright and author David Adjmi about family pressure, falling behind, and filling a niche.
54 minutes | 5 months ago
Three on the Aisle: Keep On Keepin’ On
This week: the steep and rocky road back to normalcy for theatres of all sizes, and the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's lifelong love for the arts.
67 minutes | 5 months ago
The Subtext: Making Space With Tanuja Jagernauth
This month Brian talks to the Chicago-based playwright, activist, and healer about the transition points in her life and career.
65 minutes | 6 months ago
Three on the Aisle: Arts Workers, Works of Art
This week the critics talk to the grass-roots campaign Be An Arts Hero and discuss shows they've seen, including last week's Democratic convention.
87 minutes | 6 months ago
The Subtext: Writing Across Mediums
This month Brian hands the mic to Playwrights' Center's Jeremy Cohen and a panel of multi-platform writers.
49 minutes | 7 months ago
The Subtext: Backstory and Foreshadowing
In this solo episode, Brian reflects on the podcast's origins, frets about the future, and finds hope in an elder's advice.
51 minutes | 7 months ago
Three on the Aisle: Side With Hope
The critics return to consider when theatre will return, how to cover it when it does, and how not to succumb to Zoom despair.
60 minutes | 8 months ago
Three on the Aisle: Tamilla Woodard on Doing the Work
The critics talk to Tamilla Woodard, co-artistic director of Working Theater, about her experience of racism in the theatre and her recommendations of how to fight it.
41 minutes | 9 months ago
Token Theatre Friends: The Future of Directing With Sammi Cannold
This pre-pandemic conversation with the exciting helmer behind 'Endlings' and radical stagings of 'Ragtime' and 'Carmen' holds hope for the art form.
52 minutes | 9 months ago
The Subtext: E.M. Lewis’s Audio Diary
The award-winning playwright records the joys and challenges of daily life on a farm in rural Oregon during the pandemic lockdown.
65 minutes | 9 months ago
Three on the Aisle: No Shortcut to Normal
The critics talk with Jeremy Wein of Play-PerView, take a question about theatre safety, and recommend shows they've viewed.
45 minutes | 10 months ago
Three on the Aisle: Do Streams Come True?
This week the critics debate streamed and recorded theatre vs. live, and dip into the reader mailbag.
63 minutes | 10 months ago
The Subtext: Excerpts From a Lost Spring
This month, an anthology of scenes and monologues from 15 plays whose premieres were cut short by COVID-19.
49 minutes | 10 months ago
Three on the Aisle: Solving a Problem With Maria
The critics talk to Woolly Mammoth's Maria Manuela Goyanes about theatre in the age of COVID-19, and discuss the relative merits of online theatre.
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