Brave New Theater World

My love for the theater began at a very early age, when I had the great good fortune of being born in a trunk at my father’s summer theater in Pennsylvania.  Growing up backstage and onstage in this magical world gave me a deep love for this art form.  READ MORE

NEA to Webcast National Council on the Arts Meeting Friday, June 24

The 173rd meeting of the National Council on the Arts, the advisory body to the National Endowment for the Arts, will take place on Friday, June 24, from noon to 2 pm California time, in room M-09 of the Nancy Hanks Center, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, in Washington, DC. The public is invited to attend in person or to watch a live webcast at The session will announce recipients of the NEA’s three lifetime honors programs: NEA Jazz Master fellowships, NEA National Heritage fellowships and the NEA Opera Honors.  It will also explore examples of creative place-making at work and provide an update on the Blue Star Museums.  READ MORE