In Previews: ATL’s Apprentice Actors

  The Actors Theatre apprentice program is known nationally for its rigorous training and strong performances. This year it’s expressed in the sleep-themed triptych Sleep Rock Thy Brain. The Humana Festival marked the end of their training with a performance for 25 industry reps — casting directors and talent agents who may hire them soon. ATL […]

Influenced: Playwrights and directors recall the one who got them here

“I learned it by watching you!” a 1980s anti-drug PSA once accused. Why artists make the work they do is an existential query no amount of bloviation could ever fully answer — no tolerable amount of blovation, at any rate.  But recalling who inspired them to devote their lives to the often lonely, financially uncertain […]