James Nokise Digs into New Zealand’s “Ridiculous” Gang Culture on the La MaMa Stage

Playwright James Nokise — a former gang member — is making his U.S. debut with "So So Gangsta," a blend of theatrical lecture and stand-up comedy, as part of the New Zealand Performance Festival at La MaMa in NYC.

Examining the Real-Life Side of Crime with Artist Alix Lambert

"If you're in a city and want to know who's going to be aware of what's going on criminally, going to a pawn shop or a boxing gym or a tattoo parlor can be productive."

Can Theater Save the Planet?

Steve Cosson and Cynthia Hopkins discuss their different theatrical journeys through the Arctic to address the global climate change crisis.

KJ Sanchez Tackles the NFL Concussion Crisis

Playwright KJ Sanchez gained acclaim documenting the experiences of Marines returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. Next, she turns her investigative lens on a different kind of trauma survivor: NFL players.

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