The Williams Project’s ‘A Bright Room Called Day’

A thin membrane between reality and nightmare and past and present runs through Tony Kushner’s 1985 play, set in 1930s Germany.

Has social media made Mike Daisey obsolete?

I only saw one episode of the monologist’s new 18-part work ‘A People’s History,’ inspired by Howard Zinn. He's still a great performer, but is he saying anything we haven't heard before?

Historical Preservation: What’s worth saving?

In a city changing under our feet, holding onto the past can be an existential endeavor. But what gets preserved? Historical buildings associated with minorities are less likely to get landmarked—so some are working to set the record straight.