Works by Women

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Interview: Penny Jackson & Kathy Gail MacGowan

The Battles of Richmond Hills, a new comedy from Penny Jackson (I Know What Boys Want at the Lion Theatre; A Different Place in the 2017 FRIGID Festival) and directed … Continue reading

April 24, 2019 · Leave a comment

Interview: Suzannah Herbert & Lauren Belfer

Suzannah Herbert and Lauren Belfer‘s (pictured left) award-winning documentary WRESTLE follows four members of a high-school wrestling team in Huntsville, Alabama as they battle for the state championships and deal … Continue reading

February 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

Interview: Sofia Alvarez & Nicola Korzenko

Nicola Korzenko and Sofia Alvarez (pictured left) founded Blockchain Theater Project “to empower artists to produce the work they create, funded in part by cryptocurrency donations.” The company’s initial production, NYLON, written … Continue reading

February 19, 2019 · 1 Comment

Interview: Regan Sims

Regan Sims is an actor and artist born and raised in New York City. As valedictorian from the Professional Performing Arts School in 2014, she has most recently graduated from … Continue reading

January 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

WBW Brief: September 17, 2018

Pictured: Jaclyn Backhaus (Playwrights Horizons), Lauren Yee & Tanika Gupta (Adam Bennett) Playwriting Award: Jaclyn Backhaus and Lauren Yee are the winners of the 2018 Horton Foote Prize–lauded for India Pale … Continue reading

September 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

Interview: Laura Gragtmans

Laura Gragtmans is an actress, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and theatre maker from Prince Edward County, Ontario. In 2014, she completed her first full score for the Ars Nova production of Astronaut, and in 2016 … Continue reading

September 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Interview: Gabri Christa

Born and raised in the Caribbean island nation of Curaçao, Gabri Christa has created an impressive body of work for stage and screen. Following her graduation from The School for … Continue reading

September 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

WBW Brief: September 2, 2018

Aretha Franklin & Barbara Harris RIP Aretha Franklin: Here’s Nelson George’s beautiful tribute (via Billboard) to Aretha Franklin. She touched billions of lives around the world, and anyone who has … Continue reading

September 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Interview: Richa Rudola

Richa Rudola is an award-winning NYC-based filmmaker. Films were not a big part of Richa’s childhood growing up in India. It wasn’t until pursuing a statistics graduate degree in the … Continue reading

August 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Interview: Vanessa Aspillaga

Vanessa Aspillaga has appeared on Broadway, Off Broadway, in television and in film. She is a New York Theatre Workshop Usual Suspect, and a member of LAByrinth Theater Company. She … Continue reading

August 22, 2018 · Leave a comment