Category Archives: Season 8

A love letter to Caryl Churchill

A running meme in Whistler rehearsals has been the “Letters to the Playwright” section of our evenings: whenever we hit a particularly tricky section of a play, or a scene that we wrestle with more than usual or a piece … Continue reading

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Ovid and Astrology

Emerson senior Dan Robert has been working with us as a Creative Producer in Training, and has been watching a lot of our rehearsals. Triggered by the elemental nature of the myths, he became interested in the astrological connections… I … Continue reading

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Interview with Aimee Rose Ranger

Over on the ArtsEmerson blog, Emerson senior Dan Robert interviews Aimee Rose Ranger (Emerson alum) about her work with Whistler, and what it’s like to be working in Boston. DR: Post-Emerson you began working in the Boston fringe theatre. How … Continue reading

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Interview with Meg Taintor

Over on the ArtsEmerson blog, Emerson senior Alex Ates has interviewed Meg about directing with Whistler. His article also talks about our residency at Emerson College from a student’s point of view: “Meg Taintor, director of Whistler in the Dark’s … Continue reading

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Extending the Ensemble

At the start of every season (and on a regular basis throughout each season), I revisit Whistler in the Dark’s mission statement to check our work against it and remind myself again what we are working towards: Whistler in the … Continue reading

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