Inspired by Joe

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How Richard Wright was strongly influenced by the success of dynamite boxer Joe Louis in creating the world-shaking character of Bigger Thomas in “Native Son.”

Ten Years Later

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Earlier this month, Annette Storckman of Breaking Character Magazine interviewed playwright and actress Jessica Dickey about heartening and inspiring “The Amish Project.”

Stronger Together

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“A rising tide lifts all boats.” An open invitation to our campus, our communities, and our creatives to get involved to help lift and guide the rising of this artistic tide in the Triangle.

Not a Play

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Virginia Grise’s one-woman piece “Your Healing is Killing Me” may be hitting the PlayMakers stage next week, but don’t call it a play. It’s a performance manifesto.