Brecht for Beginners / Artaud for Beginners / Stanislavski for Beginners

Brecht for Beginners (1987), Artaud for Beginners (1999), and Stanislavski for Beginners (1999) are comic books about three of the most significant theatre practitioners of the 20th century. What is great about these publications is their form. Who would have thought a student could read about Brecht’s epic theatre style,...


Theater at The New York Times

Yep, that’s theater, not theatre, because this is The New York Times I am posting about here. The biggest newspaper in the world also has the largest theater section of any newspaper on the planet. If you are serious about all things theater, no matter which part of the globe you...


Top 10 Plays Of All Time

Here’s my list of the top 10 plays of all time: Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett King Lear by William Shakespeare Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward Albee Long Day’s Journey Into Night by Eugene O’Neill August Osage County by Tracy Letts Rhinoceros by Eugene Ionesco A Doll’s House...