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“A 24-Decade History of Popular Music”

24 Oct 2016

Taylor and the team debuted the entire “A 24-Decade History of Popular Music” at St Ann’s Warehouse (with Pomegranate Arts). Here is some critical response:

The Guardian: “Taylor Mac review – 24-hour-long pop show is everything.” 5/5stars

New York Times: “Taylor Mac’s 24-Hour Concert Was One of the Great Experiences of My Life.”

Doris Duke, Guggenheim, and Mellon

18 May 2016

Taylor has been awarded a 2016 Doris Duke Performing Artists Award, the Guggenheim Award in Drama, and has become the resident playwright of the Here Arts Center thanks to the Mellon Foundation.

HIR published

09 Nov 2015

The full script of Taylor Mac’s play HIR was published by Northwestern University Press (to order a copy click on the link).  HIR was also published in the December 2014 issue of American Theater Magazine.

Herb Alpert Award

18 Jun 2015

Taylor Mac Wins the 2015 Herb Alpert Award in Theater.

Peter Zeisler Memorial Award

23 Sep 2014

The Theatre Communications Group has awarded Taylor the Peter Zeisler Memorial Award.  To watch the video of Craig Lucas interviewing Taylor and Loretta Greco giving the award click here.