Chester Theatre Company’s theme for this summer’s season - their 23rd - is “Uncommon Love Stories,” and they kick off the summer this week with a production of Animals Out of Paper by 2010 Pulitzer Prize finalist, Rajiv Joseph. We speak with artistic director, Byam Stevens, about that show and the rest of the season's offerings.
Barrington Stage Company's second Mainstage show this season is Arthur Miller's All My Sons. Artistic Director, Julianne Boyd, directs and actors Jeff McCarthy and Lizbeth MacKay play Joe and Kate Keller. The talented trio join us in this segment to talk about their work.
The first Martel Musical of New York York Stage and Film and Vassar College'sPowerhouse Theatre's 28th Season is The Fortress of Solitude - the play is based on Jonathan Lethem's best-selling novel of the same name. The show is conceived of and directed by Daniel Aukin, with music and lyrics by Michael Friedman and book by Itamar Moses. We speak with this creative trio of theatre super-men about developing the show.