Tag: Estelle Parsons

The Maria Irene Fornes Play Marathon We Need Right Now

[Full article published in The Clyde Fitch Report, August 21, 2018.] On Mon., Aug. 27, a 12-hour marathon of staged readings at Public Theater will celebrate the life and work of Cuban-born playwright Maria Irene Fornes. The event falls amidst an encore week of screenings of an extraordinary documentary about Fornes, called The Rest I Make Up, that premiered at the

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review: Out of the Mouths of Babes

Written by Israel Horovitz Directed by Barnet Kellman Featuring Francesca Choy-Kee, Angelina Fiordellisi, Judith Ivey, Estelle Parsons Cherry Lane Theatre June 7, 2016 – July 17, 2016  production site Resist the instinct to toss away the two-sided insert in your Playbill for Israel Horovitz‘s newest offering, Out of the Mouth of Babes. This sheet with wall

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Theatre and Social Justice: Everything Has to Come Out of Session

[article originally published in HowlRound, January 16, 2016.] Theatre and Social Justice Crafted out of Session to Engage Audience The Actors Studio is known for creating socially relevant material but not for creating socially engaged public programs. Their first goals are to serve the actors, playwrights, and directors who are their members. Associate Artistic Director and

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