1. Steppenwolf's oh-so-frequent blog has a new post! It's by Steppenwolf patron and architect Joseph Altshuler. He's written about public and private spaces, his de[FENCING] project for his firm, and Detriot, which closed in November.
1. Polly Carl has left Steppenwolf, where she was the director of artistic development. She'll go to Arena Stage in Washington; her new position will be Director of the American Voices New Play Institute.
Barrel of Monkeys just celebrated its tenth anniversary—but lots of fans still don’t really know how the company gets those great, flaky stories out of kids and up onstage in That’s Weird, Grandma. School residencies: understood.
A rave from the usually ornery Charles Isherwood for Writers' Theatre's A Minister's Wife, a musical retelling of Shaw's Candida, remounted at Lincoln Center.Kudos to creator/director Michael Halberstam (Writers' Theatre's Artistic Director), bookwriter Austin Pendleton (of th