Howard Brenton


Review: 'In Extremis'


There was a point in theater history when Diana Rigg was most famous for appearing onstage in the nude. That was back in 1970 in Ronald Millar's "Abelard and Heloise," a play that caused a sensation…

Review: 'Paul'


The red states won't exactly be lining up to produce "Paul," Howard Brenton's unapologetically secular play about Saul of Tarsus who became Paul the Apostle. But nor will those Britons busy…