PMA Podcast: A talk by Sara Warner about "The Next Storm"

November 20, 2019

In episode 27 of the PMA Podcast, The Next Storm (November 15–23, 2019) producer Sara Warner, Stephen H. Weiss Junior Fellow and associate professor in the Department of Performing and Media Arts, delves into the history behind the play. Learn about Living Newspapers, a mode of theatre borne from the New Deal legislation of the Great Depression; the Federal Theatre Project of the 1930s; and how those and other modes of political, community-based theatre influenced The Next Storm production team.

Transcript of Episode 27

Two teenage actors in The Next Storm sit on the edge of a table. Photo by Youngsun Palmer.