INCONVERSATION

Stories Within Stories: The Talking Band’s The Parrot

Theater

Paul Zimet and Ellen Maddow are the founding members of the Talking Band, an experimental theater company that I’ve known and worked with over the years— as a performer in their 1989 piece New Cities and participant in their ongoing Performance Lab, where a wide variety of theatrical questions are explored without the pressure of a production.

The Sounds of Change: Tony Kushner’s New Musical

Theater

Nothing ever happen underground
in Louisiana
cause they ain’t no underground
in Louisiana
There is only
underwater.

INDIALOGUE

Devouring the Scenery with Sheila Callaghan

Theater

If you foray into the downtown theater world with any regularity, you have probably come across Sheila Callaghan. You took in her work on this coast or the other.

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