Marine biologists are the new rock stars, proclaim Jessica Brater and Katya Schapiro, Artistic Director and Artistic Associate of Brooklyn-based theater company Polybe & Seats. Both are clearly excited about their companys newest project, which will encompass ocean conservation and mermaids.
Once upon a time, downtown theater took itself very seriously.
I must confess that I find it rather difficult to define the word adaptation. It seems conceptually overwhelminglike technology or Africa.
Philadelphia, January, 1767. A group of white actors prepared for a production of Voltaires Orphan of China by applying yellow face paint and donning (inaccurately) Middle Eastern costumes.