Is America’s Favorite Playwright Too Much for New York?
October 7, 2019 2:31 PM Subscribe
Lauren Gunderson has more plays staged every year than anyone besides Shakespeare. By Dan Kois for Slate "I can’t disagree with what Gunderson said when I asked her if she wouldn’t rather be known for plays with a little more of an edge: “I would rather have a show that a lot of people will do,” she replied. Every theater needs a holiday show, she pointed out, and “I’d rather that holiday offering be a big feminist play that critiques the institution of marriage and puts five women onstage. You know how rare that is?”