Burstyn and Castellino Honor Jolson

Mike Burstyn, who stars as Al Jolson in Jolson at the Winter Garden, is the son of a man who sang Jolson’s songs in Yiddish. He and director Bill Castellino discuss their upcoming concert-style tribute to the entertainer who was best known as the star of the movie that broke the early sound barrier. READ MORE

REDCAT NOW FESTIVAL: <i>Cattywampus</i>

Robert Cucuzza rewrites August Strindberg’s 1888 play Miss Julie line-by-line using a mash-up of “Pittsburghese” and Strindberg’s lyricism plus renames the titular Julie’s counterparts Donnie and Chrissie. READ MORE