A podcast from Pioneer Theatre Company, interviewing professionals in the theatre industry. Hosted by Utah playwright Matthew Ivan Bennett.
Don't Shoot "The Messenger"
Playwright Jeff Talbott invites us into the process of adapting a female-centered version of Henrik Ibsen's "An Enemy of the People." Where Henrik Ibsen was focused on the dangers of "compacted majorities," Talbott is focused on the reasons that we've...
The Cosmic Tree and "Once On This Island" with Mythologist John Lundwall
For this episode—in conjunction with "Once On This Island"—mythologist John Lundwall, PhD, explains our need for stories with elemental gods, the origin of Haitian mythos, and the image of the Cosmic Tree in "Once On This Island" and beyond. **John...
"The Anatomy of Love" with Ted Malawer
Playwright Ted Malawer talks about the craft of balancing character and issue.
Director Shelley Butler on political intrigue and "Mary Stuart"
Director Shelley Butler
"The Play That Goes Wrong" with Actors William Connell & Ruth Pferdehirt
Actors William Connell and Ruth Pferderhirt give their take on comedy.
Fact, Truth, & Authenticity
Dr. Avery Holton on facts, truth, and what it takes to be a journalist in the social media age.