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Boston Playwrights’ Theatre announces new leadership

BOSTON—Boston Playwrights’ Theatre (BPT), the professional producing arm of Boston University’s MFA Playwriting Program, today announces the appointment of Nathan Alan Davis as Associate Professor of the Practice of Playwriting. After a national search, Davis officially assumes the role this month. Davis, a playwright and screenwriter who has served as lecturer in Theater and as […]

The Boston Theater Marathon And Opera Singer Davóne Tines

From WGBH’s Open Studio The program continues to bring art and cultural stories in new ways during the pandemic. The annual Boston Theater Marathon benefit presents their work—online. Then Harvard educated Opera Singer Davóne Tines on his career, his mesmerizing performance in “The Black Clown,” adapted from the Langston Hughes poem and his performance created […]

Gamers on guard

Review from Joyce’s Choices Gamers on guard: I just saw the season closer at Boston Playwrights’ Theatre which is dedicated to new plays, and this one is terrific and timely: DEAL ME OUT written by MJ Halberstadt. It takes place in November, 2016 the week after that revelatory presidential election. A group of gaming millennials, […]