Michael Lueger is an adjunct professor at Emerson College and Northeastern University, where he teaches theatre history. His blog “Abstract and Brief” features images and essays on theatre history. His work has appeared in a variety of peer-reviewed publications, such as the recent Oxford Handbook of Dance and Theater, and on WBUR’s Cognoscenti page. Follow him on Twitter with the handle @theaterhistory.
Raising the Curtain: An Interview with the Museum of London Archaeology Team Digging Up One of Shakespeare’s TheatresAn interview between Michael Lueger and MOLA archeologists Heather Knight and Julian Bowsher about the recent excavation of the Curtain Theatre in London.
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Michael Lueger on Gordon Edelstein’s production of A Moon for the Misbegotten at the Williamstown Theatre Festival in Massachusetts.
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Michael Lueger interviews Dr. Charlotte Canning on her new book and US theatre artists in the mid-twentieth century who shared their work abroad.
Michael Lueger talks with Dr. Anita Gonzalez about a website that reconstructs historical performances.
Theatre History Podcast # 16: Exploring the Surprising—and Disturbing—Origins of “Jingle Bells” with Kyna HamillMichael Lueger talks with Dr. Kyna Hamill about her research into the background of the holiday carol "Jingle Bells."
Michael Lueger talks with Fiona Coffey about women theatre artists in Northern Ireland