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Steppenwolf’s Martha Lavey named president of TCG board

Martha Lavey, artistic director of Steppenwolf Theatre Company, has been appointed president of the board of directors of the Theatre Communications Group, the nation’s preeminent organization for nonprofit theater in the U.S. Joining Lavey on the board’s leadership team are Yale Repertory Theatre artistic director James Bundy and designer Dawn Chiang as co-vice presidents; Oregon […]

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Theatre Facts analyzes U.S. nonprofit theater

The Theatre Communications Group has published Theatre Facts 2008, an online report analyzing how theater in America has been affected by the economic downturn. Bottom line: “the not-for-profit theater field, although also shaken by the state of the union, increased its contribution to the economy to $1.9 billion and offered 202,000 performances that attracted 32 […]