This week's special guest is Todd London, one of the great thinkers and writers about the American theatre.
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Todd London is in his eighteenth season as artistic director of New Dramatists in New York, the nation’s oldest laboratory for playwrights. A George Jean Nathan Award-winning essayist, this year saw the publication of his collected essays, The Importance of Staying Earnest (NoPassport Press) and An Ideal Theater: Founding Visions for a New American Art (Theatre Communications Group). He’s also the author of Outrageous Fortune: The Life and Times of the New American Play (with Ben Pesner); The Artistic Home (TCG); and The World’s Room, a novel. In 2009 Todd became the first recipient of TCG’s Visionary Leadership Award for “an individual who has gone above and beyond the call of duty to advance the theatre field as a whole, nationally and/or internationally.”