Life beside ruins is a curious existence. The area I know may disappear, and there is tension, excitement, in this threat. I watch for change. I don’t want to stop at just tracking these changes; rather, I’ve started to entertain a wild fantasy, a selfish one. If I’m there often enough, maybe they will build around me.
A few months ago, Tara Isabella Burton watched the 1989 classic Heathers for the tenth or eleventh time and was struck by how hard it would be to tell that story today. So how did the new musical, at New York's Off-Broadway venue New World Stages, handle it? Read more »
Later this month, Litro will be publishing its Shakespeare issue. Emma Whipday goes to the Rose Theatre - the Elizabethan theatre where many of the Bard's early plays were performed - to learn about the excavation of Elizabethan and Jacobean playhouses. Read more »