Stagecraft with Gordon Cox
Behind the scenes with the biggest stars on Broadway, Off Broadway and beyond.
How One Theater Leader Practices Anti-Racism
by Variety on June 30, 2020 at 8:00 am
Baltimore Center Stage artistic director Stephanie Ybarra on her ongoing anti-racism work, at her own theater and in the industry at […]
The Overlooked Composer Who Inspired Broadway's Rising Stars
by Variety on June 16, 2020 at 8:00 am
Shaina Taub and Kris Kukul on "The Liz Swados Project," the starry new album celebrating Swados' work and influence.
What Does Anti-Racist Theater Look Like?
by Variety on June 9, 2020 at 8:00 am
What Broadway and the theater industry can do to work toward anti-racism, with artist, educator and activist Nicole Brewer.
Swerving to Serve a Theater Community in Lockdown
by Variety on June 2, 2020 at 8:00 am
Playwright Sarah Ruhl on how the new theater site 3Views changed its mission after the pandemic hit.
Michael R. Jackson Has Finally Accepted He’s a Composer
by Variety on May 26, 2020 at 5:59 pm
The Pulitzer-winning creator of “A Strange Loop” on how he celebrated in lockdown, why he used to balk at being called a […]
Lockdown Theater’s Most In-Demand Director
by Variety on May 19, 2020 at 8:00 am
Broadway’s go-to livestream director Paul Wontorek on what works, what doesn’t, and what’s next.
Brian Stokes Mitchell's Fight to Help the Whole Industry Get Better
by Variety on May 12, 2020 at 8:00 am
The Tony-winning Broadway favorite on his coronavirus recovery, the Actors Fund, and why “Impossible Dream” is the perfect song […]
'Moulin Rouge!,' 'King Kong' and the View from Down Under
by Variety on May 5, 2020 at 8:00 am
Global Creatures CEO Carmen Pavlovic on what it's like producing theater around the world right now, and what comes next.
Alex Newell is Destined for Effie
by Variety on April 28, 2020 at 8:00 am
The Broadway alum, now on “Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist," talks genderfluidity, Barbara Streisand and his […]
What Pandemic Theater Can Sound Like
by Variety on April 21, 2020 at 8:00 am
Audible's Kate Navin on the Williamstown Theater Festival and one way to sustain theater in the coming months.
by Variety on April 14, 2020 at 8:00 am
How fans are devouring theater in the time of social distancing, with the co-founders of BroadwayHD.
Broadway's Always Been Edgy
by Variety on April 7, 2020 at 8:00 am
Set during the Golden Age of Broadway, Emily Neuberger's new novel "A Tender Thing" reminds us musicals were made to push boundaries.
How Off Broadway Copes With the Coronavirus Shutdown
by Variety on March 31, 2020 at 8:00 am
Playwright Martyna Majok and theater executive Jeremy Blocker on "Sanctuary City" and surviving the shutdown.
Karen Olivo on 'Moulin Rouge!' and Life in the Broadway Shutdown
by Variety on March 24, 2020 at 8:00 am
The "Moulin Rouge!" star talks shaping Satine, 'In the Heights' anticipation and the felting on her to-do list.
What Lois Smith Learned From the Greats
by Variety on March 10, 2020 at 8:00 am
The actress, now in "The Inheritance," on the lessons of Elia Kazan, Lee Strasberg, and more.
How 'Six' Conquered the World
by Variety on March 3, 2020 at 9:00 am
"Six" creators Toby Marlow, Lucy Moss and Jamie Armitage on Tudor queens, pop icons and conference rooms in Edinburgh.
Katori Hall's 'Quiet Revolution'
by Variety on February 25, 2020 at 5:53 pm
The playwright talks hot wings, Tina Turner, and Lil Bad Cousin, her rapping alter ego.
How 'Cambodian Rock Band' Became One of the Most Produced Plays in the U.S.
by Variety on February 18, 2020 at 7:32 pm
Bending genres, confronting history and rocking out, with playwright Lauren Yee and director Chay Yew.
Duncan Sheik Created a Monster
by Variety on February 11, 2020 at 9:00 am
The Tony-winning composer, whose latest musical "Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice" is now playing Off Broadway, talks the Buddhist […]
Vampires, Cowboys and Stealth Diversity
by Variety on February 4, 2020 at 9:00 am
Writer Qui Nguyen, the co-founder of Vampire Cowboys Theater Company, talks stage superheroes, Comic-Con and his new play "Revenge Song," […]