This Esquire article talks about recent changes in representation in the comic book genre and how we need to continue with this trend due to an ever-changing population. Read the article here.
This article from The Atlantic talks about the growing number of women who read comic books and the attempt to break the “boys only” vibe of the comic book world. Read the article here.
This playbill.com article features playwrights Annie Baker (C1 artist: The Flick, The Aliens), Sheila Callaghan, and Dominique Morisseau talking about gender parity, race, and class on America’s stages. Read the article here.
Lining up with our summer production of Astro Boy and the God of Comics, this New York Times article highlights the rise in print and digital comic book sales. Read the article here.
This article details the controversy surrounding GreenStage, located in Seattle, casting a non-African-American actor as Othello. Read the The Stranger‘s article here.
This response to The Stranger’s article, written by Seattle actor J Reese, highlights the “implicit assumptions” and “White Fragility” that is inherit in both the Seattle theatre community and the theatre community around the country.
In light of the discussion that surrounded Kara Walker’s exhibit, a selfie, taken at the former Auschwitz concentration camp, has further sparked debate about where technology meets youth meets history. Read the article here.