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What Fourth Wall?

What Fourth Wall?

Image credit: Gal Stark Arad-Kabiri   WHEN RITA — the brash Liverpudlian hairdresser from Willy Russell’s 1980 play Educating Rita — recounts her first visit to the theater, she remem...

Interview Robert Schenkkan - March 24, 2014

Interview Robert Schenkkan - March 24, 2014

PLAYWRIGHT ROBERT SCHENKKAN sat directly behind House of Representatives Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi last month when she attended his new Broadway play about President Lyndon Johnson. According to Sc...

The Anatomy of Disgust

The Anatomy of Disgust

Photo by: Isabel Asha Penzlien WRITING in mid-19th-century France, literary critic Charles Augustine Sainte-Beuve concluded that a classical work of art was simultaneously “new and old, easily cont...