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21 August, 2019

Quick Chat: Kelsey Brennan

Quick Chat: Kelsey Brennan
APT's Quick Chat Series is a chance to get to know the folks around APT. This week we talk to Core Company Actor Kelsey Brennan about what it's like to play the iconic Nora Helmer in A Doll's House.
21 August, 2019

Life Without Shakespeare in APT’s 'The Book of Will’

Life Without Shakespeare in APT’s 'The Book of Will’
By Michael Muckian, Shepherd Express, August 19, 2019
20 August, 2019

Cap Times Talk: How can a classic theater company tell more diverse stories?

Cap Times Talk: How can a classic theater company tell more diverse stories?
On today's episode of Cap Times Talks, Lindsay Christians moderates a panel on what it means to produce diverse and inclusive theater at a classical theater company like American Players Theatre.
20 August, 2019

The time is right The women of APT talk about why Ibsen’s "A Doll’s House" matters

The time is right The women of APT talk about why Ibsen’s "A Doll’s House" matters
By Gwendolyn Rice, Isthmus, August 15, 2019.
12 August, 2019

Theater review: Wilson's flawed hero keeps swinging in APT's 'Fences'

Theater review: Wilson's flawed hero keeps swinging in APT's 'Fences'
By Lindsay Christians, The Cap Times, August 12, 2019
10 August, 2019

“Lean in and Listen:” APT’s “Fences” Star, Director Hope to Immerse Audiences in a Black Family’s Experience

“Lean in and Listen:” APT’s “Fences” Star, Director Hope to Immerse Audiences in a Black Family’s Experience
By Robert Chappell, Madison 365, August 9, 2019
9 August, 2019

American Players artists discuss how to make theater that 'represents the evolving America'

American Players artists discuss how to make theater that 'represents the evolving America'
By Natalie Yahr, The Cap Times, August 8, 2019
7 August, 2019

Quick Chat: Phoebe González

Quick Chat: Phoebe González
APT's Quick Chat Series is a chance to get to know the folks around APT. This week we talk to Phoebe González, whose sophomore APT season features her in a trio of comedies.
1 August, 2019

Melisa Pereyra: Ghosts of Audiences Past

Melisa Pereyra: Ghosts of Audiences Past
At APT's 40th Anniversary Party, Core Acting Company member Melisa Pereyra shared her Macbeth pre-show ritual with our audience. It was a beautiful tribute to APT audiences.  
25 July, 2019

Romp in the woods at American Players: A lusty, stylish go at ‘She Stoops To Conquer’

Romp in the woods at American Players: A lusty, stylish go at ‘She Stoops To Conquer’
By Lawrence B. Johnson, Chicago on the Aisle, July 25, 2019