JoBeth Williams on Studying at TPS

The interview with JoBeth Williams is from Ronald Rand‘s Acting Teachers of America: A Vital Tradition. JoBeth Williams was a member of the Trinity Repertory Company and made her Broadway debut in A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking.   She has starred in several televisions shows, including 24 and Guiding Light.   Ms. Williams’s film work…

Craftsmanship Regained

Where are the Eugene O’Neill’s, Lillian Hellman’s, Tennessee Williams, Arthur Millers, or for that matter, the August Wilson’s of today? In fact, we have heard little from such playwrights as Sam Shepard, Marsha Norman, Beth Henley or Caryl Churchill in the last several years – all of whom might well have suffered from the lack…