Sound design isn’t one-size-fits-all, and distinctions within the discipline are crucial.
Game of Thrones has seen complaints for years about the way they have treated women and people of color.
The Act has drawn a lot of attention for its depiction of a bazaar real story of a mother and her daughter. However, it’s possible that the Hulu series takes liberties which keep the story from being as dark as what happened in real life.
A new wave of Black playwrights has upended the myth of the singular genius, even as tokenism and constraining expectations persist.
Their partnership has brought Chicago some great theatre, once folks got past confusing their names.
Shut Up and Dribble has a thought-provoking premiere.
American Players Theatre’s production of Athol Fugard’s play about mixed-race brothers has raised thorny questions about representation.
Their instruments can evoke every color of the rainbow, but the designers are still overwhelmingly white and male.
In the company of the jazz group Trio 3, pianist-composer Vijay Iyer, who is a bandleader, producer, Harvard professor and 2013 MacArthur Fellow, feels humbled.