I have been appointed the next Chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance here at the University of Kansas, effective May 20. Here’s the story from University Daily Kansan.
(Ithaca, New York)
Delighted to have had the opportunity to give a University Lecture at Cornell. Click here for details.
Association for Theatre in Higher Education
I was pleased to take part in a roundtable discussion on the Museum of the Bible, with John Fletcher, Megan Sanborn Jones, Jodi Kanter, and Scott Magelssen.
International Federation for Theatre Research
Good house and great discussion for my paper, “The Gatekeepers: New York Theatre Critics and the Reception of European Theatre on the American State, 1920-1940” at the World Congress of the International Federation for Theatre Research (IFTR 2018).
How Biblical texts have inspired Broadway plays and musicals, from Ben-Hur to Jesus Christ Superstar.
“Incisive and sophisticated, but also accessible and, frankly, fun.”
Louisiana State University