Local News: Stages Theatre to Host Free events for April and May:Posted by: Thespuson 2005/4/21 4:19:00 2111 reads Each year Stages Repertory Theatre chooses a production from its
MainStage season and surrounds it with activities designed to create a larger context for a particular play or theatre artistâ€™s work.
This yearâ€™s Surround focuses on The Mineola Twins by
Paula Vogel, the world premiere of Late: A Cowboy
Song by Sarah Ruhl, and the work of women playwrights.
Please join us for the events; all are ree and open to the public.
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Up next:on 4.24 (view calendar for May events)
The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize
Emilie S. Kilgore and Lanford Wilson
The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize is the most prestigious accolade offered to women writing plays in the English language. How has it supported women in the field of playwriting? And how do the judges decide which play is best?
Emilie S. Kilgore, who founded the prize in 1978 in honor of her sister, is joined by playwright Lanford Wilson,who has served on the judging committee. Together they will talk about the significance of the award and what it takes to get one.
Stagesâ€™ Yeager Theater
Sunday April 24 1:30 pm