March 2013

American Theatre March 2013 Cover

From the Executive Director

The Long and Short of It

Editor's Note

Jim O'Quinn


Going Once, Going Twice
By Ben Gassman


Group Think

By Steven Leigh Morris

Shape-shifting ensembles are surfacing on major U.S. stages, trailing new techniques and changing the playmaking rules

Moving On In

By Eliza Bent

Playwrights, in a generously funded new wave, are taking up residence at U.S. theatres large and small

Murder à la Mode

By Frank Rizzo

A new musical tells its grisly tale with just the right measure of taste, tone and intent

IN PRINT for March 2013

Milwaukee Repertory Theatre's Assassins; UCSB's Launch Pad launches a James Still play; 20 questions for Walter Mosley

March 2013 Collage