Since March, theaters across Madison have turned on the ghost light, a single light to keep the stage lit between performances. Features contributor Katie Howard learned what the Bartell Community Theater Foundation is doing to power its ghost light. Click here for more information about Bartell Theater.
The Left of Left Center Theater Troupe is committed to presenting “intellectually stimulating characters and dialogue and original scripts.” For four years now, they’ve been presenting their “Beta Blocker” series of short plays. This year, they’re presenting “Reverse Gossip” featuring scenes by Ned O’Reilly and monologues by Barrie Cole. Writer/Director Ned O’Reilly, Actor/Producer Jason Compton […]
In 1947, the House Un-American Activities Committee, under the direction of its chair, Democrat Edward J. Hart of New Jersey, grilled ten film directors and screenwriters about promulgating alleged enemy propaganda. Dubbed the Hollywood Ten, all ten of those blacklisted invoked their First and Fifth Amendment rights and refused to answer questions about their association […]
First Wave scholar Taylor Scott with a song, a poem and a rundown on the 8th annual Line Breaks festival 4/15 to 4/25.
Today, April 10, 2013, on the 8 O’Clock Buzz, Jan Levine Thal, subbing in for Jan Miyasaki, was joined by Artistic director of Broom Street Theater, Heather Rakin. Rakin talks about their on going programs at Broom Street. Listen to the interview to learn about the upcoming season and how you can get involved […]