Staff Survey Series: Stephen Foglia

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So How Are We Doing? NEA Publishes Data On Artists In The United States

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The National Endowment for the Arts has released issue one of its data profile series, entitled “Equal Opportunity Data Mining: National Statistics About Working Artists”.  The data is drawn from the U.S. Census… Continue reading

Deep Ellum Summer Events

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Having just finished our 29th season with a successful second run of An Iliad, The Undermain is hard at work continuing our preparations for the beginning of our third decade starting on September… Continue reading

Mary Zimmerman and Jamil Khoury Get Into A Scrape Over Cultural Appropriation

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Last month, Mary Zimmerman  gave an interview to Chicago Magazine in which she discussed the work of adapting Disney’s The Jungle Book.  Zimmerman is resident director at the Goodman Theatre and most famous for… Continue reading

At TCG National Conference, A Lively Discussion Of New Play Development

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At the TCG National Conference earlier this month, I attended a panel entitled “Living The Margo Jones Legacy: Breaking The Habit Of New Play Development”, the aim of which was to challenge current… Continue reading

DON’T MISS THIS SCRIPT: Blood Wedding

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This week’s script recommendation comes from Exxon Mobil Marketing Intern Kristen Kelso.  Find out why she loves Blood Wedding and wants you to read it. *** Blood Wedding is a tragedy by the Spanish… Continue reading

Undermain’s Artistic Director, Katherine Owens, discusses “the director as innovator.”

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Last weekend Katherine Owens spoke on a panel at the Theatre Communications Group National Conference.  The topic was “The Director As Innovator,” and panelists included Rob Melrose of Cutting Ball Theatre, Chris Ashley… Continue reading

Staff Survey Series: Miranda Parham

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  Job at Undermain:  Emerging Artist Intern Describe your typical day/duties at the theatre: A woman with many hats, I like to post up in the kitchen (where the light shines in), equipped… Continue reading

The Director As Innovator, Introduction To This Week’s Interview Topic

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This past weekend Dallas hosted the annual Theatre Communications Group Conference.  Undermain Theatre was on the host committee, and Artistic Director Katherine Owens sat on a panel of prestigious national directors to address… Continue reading

DON’T MISS THIS SCRIPT: The Tragical History Of The Life And Death Of Doctor Faustus

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For this week’s Don’t Miss The Script, Undermain Costume Designer Giva Taylor (whose work is currently onstage in An Iliad, recommends Christopher Marlowe’s The Tragical History Of The Life And Death Of Doctor Faustus. ***… Continue reading