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Pullman Car Hiawatha to Premiere at the Sergio Magaña Theater in Mexico City

March 2015

“Thornton Wilder’s Pullman Car Hiawatha which will open in March 2015 at Mexico City’s Sergio Magaña Theater, directed by Alejandra Aguilar and Cristian José García:”read more…

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Long Wharf’s ‘Our Town’ Looks A Lot Like New Haven

October 3, 2014

“For the season opener of Long Wharf Theater’s 50th anniversary season, artistic director Gordon Edelstein wanted a work that not only made an artistic statement about the theater but one that reflected the New Haven community:” read more…



The Almeida Theatre Announces Casting for OUR TOWN directed by David Comer

September 10, 2014

“Casting is announced for Our Town at the Almeida Theatre. Award-winning US actor-director David Cromer will direct and perform in this intimate version of Thornton Wilder’s iconic American play:”read more…


“Thornton Wilder: A Life” NOW AVAILABLE in paperback

Oct. 28, 2013

“‘Thornton Wilder: A Life’ is the best kind of literary biography, one likely to send the reader back (or perhaps for the first time) to the author’s works. . . . As for Niven, she has admirably done what Chekhov and Wilder identified as a writer’s business, even if Wilder himself did not always succeed in doing it:” read more …


The Legacy of Man and Place

Sept. 6, 2013

Appreciating Thornton Wilder’s Our Town
By Steve Scarpa for The Arts Paper of New Haven

Late spring day. Around 7 p.m. The sun is starting to set, glowing orange-red in the sky. There are birds singing around the Mount Carmel Burying Ground in Hamden … read more …


Robert Schenkkan has been selected as this year’s MacDowell Colony THORNTON WILDER FELLOW

July 23, 2013

Thornton Wilder wrote much of Our Town during his residency at The MacDowell Colony. In 1960, at the first Medal Day celebration, he became the inaugural recipient of the Edward MacDowell Medal in the Arts. read more …


Our Town in London

July 23, 2013

Our Town opens in London at The Kings Head Theatre
Produced by Savio(u)r Theatre

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The Beaux’ Strategem is a Critic’s Choice!

June 18, 2013

Review: Restoration comedy ‘The Beaux’ Strategem’ defies categories, by Philip Brandes, LA Times. read more …