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SNEAK PEEK: Our Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the New Drake

“God knows there are a lot of theaters in this town. Our purpose is for this to be a hub.” That’s what InterAct Theatre Company‘s […]

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Obie-Winning Actress Nilaja Sun on the Dangers of “Restricting the Arts Flow”

“Oh, honey, you got an actor out of bed before noon!” Nilaja Sun and I both chuckle pretty loudly. “You were an actor too, weren’t […]

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PHOTOS: Time Is On Our Side Reading at William Way Center

It was an interesting juxtaposition at last evening’s reading of R. Eric Thomas‘ newest play Time Is On Our Side at the William Way Center; A portion […]

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INTERVIEW: R. Eric Thomas on his Gayborhood-Inspired Play

R. Eric Thomas wears a lot of hats: He’s the Program Director at the William Way Community Center, an award-winning storyteller, playwright, and Oprah fanatic. […]

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PlayPenn New Play Conference Now In Full Swing

Philadelphia is a “new work” playground, so to speak, for theater. This isn’t news given that, back in the mid- to late-20th century, many Broadway producers […]