Civilization and its playwrights


A rash of contemporary plays argue that you should throw off the chains of civilization and embrace your inner savage.

Box scores 10/12/11 thru 10/16/11


Accidental Death of an Anarchist is exuberant; The Pride closes; Anna Bella Eema hunts for a groove.



Wall Street, politics and a word for our sponsors.

Rank your favorite casts and crew, Week 3

Innovation | Vision

This week, we have a bunch of new entries. Let them know what you think of their ideas.

Short on pig

Criticism | Process

A well done production hindered by adaptation choices.

Build your own FTL rosters, Week 2

Innovation | Vision

Don't sit on the sidelines any longer. Enter your Fantasy Theater Team before next week's voting.

Introducing . . . Theater Box Scores


Check out our first round of performing arts "box scores," a shorthand way to find out about performances every night of the week.

Fantasy Theater League, Week 2


Week 2 of Fantasy Theater League pits Theater of the Absurd against Theater of the Nude.

A short chat with playwright Dominic Orlando

In which playwright Dominic Orlando accidentally terrifies the interviewer.

Create your Fantasy Theater League team


Want to play Fantasy Theater? Create your ideal local production here, now until Sunday.