Rochelle Owens

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2011

    Ellen Stewart, La MaMa Founder, Has Died at Age 91

    Ellen Stewart at La MaMa in 1991 (Jonathan Slaff)​Ellen Stewart, 91, universally known as La Mama and acclaimed as one of the formidable figures who shaped the Off-Off-Broadway theater movement, died peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday night. The founder and guiding spirit of CafĂ© La MaMa, l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2010

    Rip Torn, Stacy Keach, Frank Zappa -- It's Obies 1967!

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. May 25, 1967, Vol. XII, No. 32 21 Win '67 'Obies' The Village Gate was full to bursting at noon on Saturday for the 12th annual Village Voice Off-Broadway Awards. Barbara Harris, star of the Broadway musical "The Apple Tree," made the ... More >>

  • Theater

    January 21, 2009

    Tom O'Horgan, 1924-2009

    Though never the author, his visionary directing made him a true creator

  • News

    May 18, 1999

    Steal This Stage

    The State of Women in Theater, 1999