This Week's Must Read


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HERE ARE THIS WEEK'S BEST ARTICLES ABOUT THE PERFORMING ARTS AND CULTURE

  • Simon McBurney: Beware of Pity is chillingly resonant in the Trump era (Guardian)
  • Taking Note: Trending Now—an Arts Imperative in Economic Policy (NEA Arts Work)
  • If you love cultural criticism, you have to see ‘I Am Not Your Negro' (Washington Post)
  • Remembering playwright Sarah Kane (Theatre Times)
  • Headlong's 1984, the Hot Book of the Trump Era, is coming to Broadway (NY Times)
  • Middle Eastern America and the Theatre of Belonging (Howlround)
  • Dramatists Legal Defense Fund to Honor HAMILTON Cast for Speech to Vice President Mike Pence (Broadway World)
  • "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner" is 50 and racial tension still a problem in America (LA Times)
  • Shape the Future of the World Theatre Map (Howlround)
  • That Time John Malkovich Nearly Burned Down Steppenwolf (Playbill)
  • How the Trump travel ban is already impacting L.A. arts institutions and artists (LA Times)
  • What if Trump Really Does End Money for the Arts? (NY Times)
  • Video Games as an Art Form Part 3: Bringing Games to Life (Howlround)

What "must read" stories in the arts did you encounter this week? Let us know in the comments!