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Special needs

Kristine Thatcher’s drama about a couple adopting (or not adopting, as it turns out) a child born with profound disabilities kickstarted Thatcher’s profile as a playwright in its 1996 Victory Gardens premiere. It’s back at City Lit, once again under Terry McCabe’s direction. And while some parts don’t hold up well, the production builds to […]

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BoarsHead Theater veterans protest Kristine Thatcher’s firing

According to City Pulse, an alternative newspaper in Lansing, Michigan, two veterans of Lansing’s BoarsHead Theater have canceled plans to perform there next season in protest against BoarsHead’s firing of artistic director Kristine Thatcher. Actors John Peakes and Carmen Decker had been expected to appear in Beau Jest, a comedy by James Sherman. As previously […]