Bringing Identity to Staged Intimacy

Seeing our students taking care of one another in the space, taking risks and expanding as artists without sacrificing someone else’s humanity, safety, or artistry excites me in the classroom. And having my students call out my incognizance excites me, too. I might be looking at a scene in its historical context through my limited … Read more

Beautiful stories of human connection in the Off-Broadway premiere of ‘Los Otros’ at A.R.T./New York Theatres

Presented by Premieres NYC as part of its revived bi-annual Inner Voices series, the new one-act musical Los Otros, by Tony Award nominees Ellen Fitzhugh (book and lyrics) and Michael John LaChiusa (music), is now playing a must-see limited engagement at Off-Broadway’s A.R.T./New York Theatres. The semi-autobiographical two-hander, which made its East Coast debut at … Read more

Livestreaming a Convening: Out of the Frame Two

Shoshin Theatre Association in Cluj, Romania presents Out of the Frame Two International Theatre Forum livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network at on Saturday 17 September at 7 a.m. EDT (New York, UTC -4) / 11 a.m. UTC / 2 p.m. EEST (Cluj, UTC +3). Shoshin Theatre Association is organizing the … Read more

Being Authentic in a New Theatre Practice

Ann James: Hello! This is an amazing moment in my life. I have been wanting to talk to you for a long time. Tell us a little bit about how you started your journey in the intimacy industry and how you started your training. Jyreika Guest: In 2018, I started doing a lot of research … Read more

John Lloyd Young makes a stirring return to NYC with a soulful new concert at 54 Below

For his current six-night engagement at 54 Below, stage, screen, and concert star John Lloyd Young has curated a new set list of Mostly Soul: Beloved Hits from Motown to Broadway, featuring stirring interpretations of his own personal retro-classic favorites. They include works by such legendary artists as The Platters, The Stylistics, The Commodores, Luther … Read more