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A gripping, lucid examination of the dangerous intersection of economic, social, and personal forces.

Ken Marks, The New Yorker
on Days to Come

The Mint Theater has turned what was originally a Broadway flop into a gripping piece of storytelling.

Terry Teachout, Wall Street Journal
on Days to Come

On stage: The Mint Theater Company production of Lillian Hellman’s Days to Come , directed by J.R. Sullivan. Performances through September 30 October 6 at the Beckett Theatre, Theatre Row.


In previews: Tennessee Williams’s A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur, directed by Austin Pendleton for La Femme Theatre Productions. Official opening September 23. Through October 21 at Theatre at St. Clement’s.

 Kristine Nielsen as Bodey, and Jean Lichty as Dotty. Photo by Joan Marcus.

Kristine Nielsen as Bodey, and Jean Lichty as Dotty. Photo by Joan Marcus.

Margulies & King Dietland.jpg

On demand: Dietland (AMC), with Rowena King as Cheryl Crane-Murphy. Via, the AMC-TV app, and AMC On Demand.

“Witty, heartbreaking and brutal”—and topping Rolling Stone’s 10 Best TV Shows From 2018 (So Far) That You Should Be Watching.


On demand: The film of Anna Deavere Smith’s Notes from the Field, directed by Kristi Zea; via HBO Go and HBO Now.

One of the Best TV shows of 2018 so farNewsweek


In print: My article “Speech stereotypes: good vs. evil” is one of the 14 most-read articles in Voice and Speech Review! It’s based on a panel I led at the Voice and Speech Trainers Association Conference in Washington, D.C., with panelists/co-authors Eric Armstrong, Kim James Bey, Douglas Honorof, and Adrianne Moore. To get the most out of the article(s), you’ll need to download the PDF file(s). The internal links don’t work in the online text versions. FREE until the end of 2018.


Recent stage: Little Rock, at the Sheen Center for Thought and Culture, June 14–September 8.

Amy Stoller as dialect designer gave the appropriate actors playing Arkansas characters their Little Rock speech.

Victor Gluck, TheaterScene
on Little Rock

PBS interview moderated by Elisa Litchenbaum; featuring Little Rock cast members Anita Welch and Shanice Williams. (Thanks, Anita, for the shout-out at 12:46!)