April 2014

Aaron Jafferis, the New Haven-based playwright and hip-hop poet, helped foment THE WORD: A Citywide Youth Poetry Jam where the youth in question are middle-school students at Columbus Family Academy […]

Structured Anarchy

The previous item was about Berkeley Rep and Yale Rep’s co-production of The House That Will Not Stand. That show was just at Berkeley and will open next week at […]

House That?

  What’s the advance word on Marcus Gardley’s The House That Will Not Stand, which begins performances April18 at the Yale Rep? Well, what does the phrase “run extended” mean […]

Thy mantLE GOod: Brick Shakespeare

Brick Shakespeare: The Comedies Construction and Photography by John McCann. Edited and narrated by Monica Sweeney and Becky Thomas. (Skyhorse Publishing, 2014) Since irony is a big element in John […]