Bobby Cannavale knows how much luck it takes to establish a successful acting career. He had no expectation of taking the supporting drama actor trophy for “Boardwalk Empire” against such…
Actors Theater Of Louisville
With the legit producing landscape and the nation's network of nonprofit theaters evolving in major ways over the years, the 37-year-old Humana Festival of New American Plays may not occupy the same…
World premieres by playwrights including Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Rinne Groff and Sam Marks -- plus a 10-minute offering from Sarah Ruhl -- are among the shows rounding out the 2013 lineup of the…
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The world premiere of Will Eno's latest, the comic Ibsen redux "Gnit," is set to bow at the Actors Theater of Louisville in spring 2013 during the company's Humana Festival of New Plays.
Jordan Harrison racks up beaucoup points for originality with "Maple and Vine," a satirical fantasy about a contempo married couple who chuck their professionally successful but stressful urban lives…
During the past decade, about 80% of the plays that debuted at the annual Humana Fest have gone on to future lives, with 15 outings from the last five years showing up in Gotham. Gina Gionfriddos…
Appending a "y" to dangle from the end of "The Miser" is perhaps the only nail left unpounded in Theatre de la Jeune Lune's take on Moliere's classic farce. Or rather his "tragedy" -- as it emerges…
"The Story" scribe Tracey Scott Wilson will receive the 2004 Kesselring Prize for playwriting, plus a $15,000 cash prize, from the National Arts Club in Gotham.
Commissioned by the Actors Theater of Louisville for its 2000 Humana Festival of New Plays, Charles L. Mee's "Big Love" takes off from Aeschylus' 2,491-year-old tragedy "The Suppliant Women" as if it…
New works by old hands headline the lineup at the 25th Humana Festival of New American Plays at Actor's Theater of Louisville, Ken. This year's roster, which will be officially announced in…
New full-length plays from Arthur Kopit, Naomi Iizuka, David Rambo, Frank Manley and Anne Bogart will headline the Actors Theater of Louisville's 23rd annual Humana Festival of New American Plays.