Interview

SOFT POWER cast performance. Photo by Craig Schwartz Photography.

How we move

Sam Pinkleton takes Gracie Hays through his early days, his best advice for the rhythmically challenged, and how he imagined dances for Hillary Clinton.

June 6, 2018
David Henry Hwang and Leigh Silverman in rehearsal for

Breaking the Form

SOFT POWER director Leigh Silverman tells Gracie Hays about building opportunities on Broadway, finding a shape for her shows, and showing an audience exactly how it’s done.

June 5, 2018

A chat with James Magruder

Our own Gracie Hays sat down with the man who adapted The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia into HEAD OVER HEELS, James Magruder.

March 30, 2018

5 Things You Might Not Have Known About Costume Designer Arianne Phillips

HEAD OVER HEELS costume designer Arianne Phillips sat down with Gracie Hays to share these five tidbits about herself that you probably didn't know.

March 23, 2018

Dance to the Beat

HEAD OVER HEELS choreographer Spencer Liff takes Gracie Hays inside the life of a nine-year-old on Broadway, auditioning rituals, and So You Think You Can Dance.

March 22, 2018

Joan Marcus

Make it New

Gracie Hays talks to HEAD OVER HEELS director Michael Mayer.

March 22, 2018

What’s the best way to tell a story?

POP-UP MAGAZINE's first show was nine years ago at a 300-seat theater in San Francisco. In Feburary, their national “Winter Issue” tour kicks off in SF with two shows at the Curran!

December 26, 2017

Little Fang Photography

You've Got to Fall Apart

Novelist Dave King talks to Taylor Mac about Nina Simone, formative trips to San Francisco, and what it’s like to stage 24-Decade in 2017.

September 14, 2017

Little Fang Photography

24 Decades, 24 Costumes

Gracie Hays sits down with Machine Dazzle (and his sewing machine) to talk about the punk-rock process of distilling decades into dresses

August 23, 2017

The Man with the Microphone

Sound designer Gareth Fry talks with Gracie Hays about bringing binaural storytelling to the stage—and his search for the perfect mosquito sound.

April 28, 2017

Carole’s Singular Vision

August 30, 2016
Curran theater chandelier

Carole's Curtain Raiser

January 17, 2018
Taylor Mac, Photography by Jason Rodgers

Taylor Made

August 30, 2016