signature theater

  • Cole Porter
    June 21, 2016  

    The sophisticated rhymes and erudite imagery of Cole Porter’s lyrics made him one of the nation’s preeminent songsmiths. But an overlooked element of Porter’s legacy is the music underlying those lyrics, which Rob Kapilow argues is essential to understanding the work’s genius. In honor of the composer’s 125th birthday this month, Kapilow joins Jeffrey Brown to offer his take on Cole Porter. Continue reading

  • June 5, 2009  

    Arlington, Va.’s Signature Theater won a 2009 Tony Award as one of the nation’s best regional theaters. Jeffrey Brown explores the theater’s history and humble beginnings. Continue reading