Theater

Culture

james whiteside defies the heteronormative world of ballet

i-D talks to the ballet superstar about his psychosexual dance play, and his Dairy Queens drag persona Ühu Betch.
Emma Russell
11.7.18
Culture

marjuan canady plays 10 different characters in her show about black lives

The phenomenal performer didn’t see herself reflected in scripts, so she wrote her own.
Jacqueline Lara
3.20.17
Culture

two friends remake 1986 play 'women of manhattan' to support planned parenthood

Actress and We the Women collective co-founder Nathalie Love discusses her how Los Angeles theater can benefit women’s reproductive rights today.
Zio Baritaux
3.8.17
Berlin

jean paul gaultier on making his childhood dreams come true

Ahead of the opening of 'The One', a stage production with costumes designed by Jean Paul Gaultier, we speak to the famous provocateur about the inspirations and ideas behind the clothes.
Nadja Sayej
9.26.16
Culture

‘bounce,’ a basketball opera tackling america’s gun problem

i-D meets the cast of the youth-led theater production touring the basketball courts of the US with a message of nonviolence — and a score cowritten by Ansel Elgort.
Kristin Huggins
6.28.16
News

lupita nyong’o wrote a list of things to know before you see her on broadway in ‘eclipsed’

The actress provides a little extra education and some heartfelt messages to her fans.
Blair Cannon
3.7.16
News

courtney love gets rave reviews in a new rock opera

Courtney Love stars in a well-reviewed rock opera by Todd Almond, for one week only in New York.
Rory Satran
1.13.15