What does it take to build a theatre season of new work? Resources: financial resources, human resources, physical resources, and technological resources. “The biggest challenge in making new work is finding the resources to make the work the way that the originating artist wants to make it.” – Joseph Melillo. Take a look behind the curtain of BAM’s New Wave Festival and the Women’s Project Theater as they assemble their new projects and deal with the artistic challenges head on.
American Theatre Wing’s Working in the Theatre documentary series features the most fascinating people on the stage, behind the scenes, and in the audience. From Tony Awards® and Obie Awards® winning artists to the next generation of theatre makers, we capture theatre’s inner-workings, industry luminaries, and unique stories that surround important work.