Morgan Gould and Ren Dara Santiago with Kate Cortesi about the untimely closing of their plays due to you know whatBy Kate Cortesi
If youre not experiencing it in the theater, youre not learning how to be brave. Youre not learning how to reach out. Youre not learning how to take up space. Theaters the only place that teaches you how to do those things.
The theater has always been the most backward of all the arts. Because on the surface the theater seems most life-like, I suppose.
Theaters have been shuttered for a record number of days: with Broadway venues currently closed through at least June 7and many Off-Broadway theaters following suitwe are quickly approaching our 100th day without communing together. It has had a devastating effect on the industry, and none have felt this seismic shift more acutely than its artists.