All The More Dangerous: Taking Care in Uncomfortable Theatre
Taking care of artists and audiences in theatre is not shielding them from discomfort. It is finding a way to discuss difficult topics and present uncomfortable events on stage that provides enough safety so the audience can engage with the meaning and take something forward.
Standing in the Silence with The Band's Visit
In a musical theatre piece on Broadway in this day and age, to be so quiet for so long is risky and daring. Fortunately The Band’s Visit - book writer Itamar Moses, composer and lyricist David Yazbek, director David Cromer, and the entire cast and creative team - have taken the risk of silence.