WBEZ | The Trinity River Plays http://www.wbez.org/tags/trinity-river-plays Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Actor and playwright Regina Taylor talks about her work, 'The Trinity River Plays' http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/actor-and-playwright-regina-taylor-talks-about-her-work-trinity-river-plays <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org//Flickr Regina Taylor Trinity Rivers Plays.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>In the Goodman Theatre&rsquo;s latest production a teenager named Iris undergoes a traumatic experience just as she&rsquo;s dreaming about college and a better life. That turning point is just one of three moments in her life that make up <a href="http://www.goodmantheatre.org/season/Production.aspx?prod=111" target="_blank"><em>The Trinity River Plays</em></a>. <a href="http://www.reginataylor.com/" target="_blank">Regina Taylor</a> is the playwright behind the new production. She says she&rsquo;s been undergoing her own personal turning point.<br /><br />WBEZ&rsquo;s Richard Steele recently talked to her about what inspired her new play. Monday, Feb. 7, Regina Taylor will speak about her play on the Goodman Theatre stage.</p><p><em>Music Button: This Will Destroy You, &quot;Threads&quot;, from the CD This Will Destroy You, (Magic Bullet)</em></p></p> Tue, 01 Feb 2011 15:46:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/actor-and-playwright-regina-taylor-talks-about-her-work-trinity-river-plays