Contemporary American Theater Festival (CATF)

ARTISTIC SPOTLIGHT: An Interview with the Founder and Producing Director of...

ARTISTIC SPOTLIGHT: Ed Herendeen “New plays are the future,” says Ed Herendeen, the Producing Director of the Contemporary American Theater Festival (CATF), located in Shepherdstown,...

‘A Discourse on the Wonders of the Invisible World’ at The...

Wonders Rattles Skeletons in America’s Closet A Discourse on the Wonders of the Invisible World, the new play by Liz Duffy Adams, gets its water...

Contemporary American Theater Festival Review: ‘Scott and Hem Imagines Private Lives...

Mark St. Germain’s new play Scott and Hem in the Garden of Allah, which was commissioned by The Contemporary American Theater Festival, is the...

‘H2O’ at Contemporary American Theater Festival by Mark Dewey

H2O Brings Big Ideas to Life Good plays put people in circumstances that force them to confront essential questions; great plays move people past essential...

‘Modern Terrorism: Laugh and Laugh and Tremble’ at Contemporary American Theater...

If I had left Thursday night’s performance of Modern Terrorism just thirty seconds earlier, it would be easy to write about, because the play...

‘Heartless’ at Contemporary American Theater Festival (CATF) by Mark Dewey

Shephard’s Heartless Probes an In-between Existence All I remember from my first encounter with Sam Shepard’s plays is that one of the characters in La...