Women Are Talking

 
"a masterpiece lost in plain sight"

"a masterpiece lost in plain sight"

May 26, 2016

There are currently three incredible productions of historic women's plays on stages across the country:
Funnyhouse of a Negro by Adrienne Kennedy at The Signature Theatre in New York,
The Sign in Sydney Brustein's Window by Lorraine Hansberry at the Goodman in Chicago, &
Trouble in Mind by Alice Childress at the Guthrie in Minneapolis.

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The Task of Resurrecting Historic Plays by Women

The Task of Resurrecting Historic Plays by Women

April 28, 2016

THE INTERVAL: A SMART GIRLS GUIDE TO THEATRICALITY did a feature article on the legacy of historic women playwrights. She spoke to our fouder Joan Vail Thorne and asked others who has inspired them.

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Women Without Men @ The Mint

Women Without Men @ The Mint

January 29, 2016

The Mint Theatre Company is currently producing Women Without Men by Hazel Ellis (1909 - 1986) Off Broadway. We sat down with The Mint's Artistic Director Jonathan Banks.

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Meet Selina Fillinger

Meet Selina Fillinger

December 10, 2015

We sat down with the 2015 Judith Barlow Prize Recipient, Sellina Fillinger to chat about her trip to NYC last Spring and what's coming up for her.

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BE INSPIRED BY "THE OTHER CANON"

BE INSPIRED BY "THE OTHER CANON"

September 30, 2015

This October, American Theater Magazine is focusing on gender parity. We highly encourage you to read the insightful and inspiring article by theatre scholar Susan Jonas titled "The Other Canon." You'll see History Matters/Back to the Future gets a nice mention.

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We're a Washington Post CRITICS' PICK!

We're a Washington Post CRITICS' PICK!

August 1, 2012

A feature article was written by DeNeen L. Brown with photos taken by Becky Mezzanotte at our August 1st, 2012 event Scenes from Historic Women Playwrights: Read by Luminaries of the Stage at the Davis Performing Arts Center, Georgetown University.

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