Monthly Archives: June 2009

Will Power Is Offered And Accepts Position At City College Of New York

Today I received some fantastic news. This fall I will be the Kaye Guest Artist in Residence at The City College of New York. This much sought after position was obtained through invitation only, and it gives me the opportunity to teach an amazing group of students my unique form of theatre over the course […]

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American Theatre Magazine’s “At 25”

What up everybody! I’ve just been named 1 of 25 artists who will more than likely influence American theatre over the next 25 years.  The vote of confidence was given by American Theatre Magazine, the largest and most respected  journal in the field.  I have to say, it’s a thrill and an honor to be […]

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McCarter Theatre Center Announces New Will Power Play

The McCarter Theatre Center, one of the most exciting and  influential regional theatres in the country, is set to premiere my most recent play, entitled FETCH CLAY, MAKE MAN.  I’ve been working on this one for about two years now.  We’ve had several readings, plus one more coming up in June.  We then go into rehearsals for […]

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Bill Moyers interviews Will Power on Faith and Reason, PBS

View video here: Will Power on Bill Moyers Or read the online Bill Moyers Interview with Will Power.

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Will Power on The Colbert Report

Here’s my appearance on The Colbert Report for my play The Seven.  Steven Colbert  was great to connect with on and off  camera. First thing when I arrived at the studio, he introduced himself and said “now you know I”m going to throw a lot of ignorance at you…”  I of course, like most folks […]

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USA Artists Fellowship awarded to Will Power

I am very grateful to have recently received a 2008 U.S.A. Artists Fellowship.  This prestigious award goes to 50 artist per year who are nationally recognized as the finest living artists in their respective field.  The grant gives $50,000 in unrestricted funds to better and further enhance the artist’s creativity.  I am so thankful to […]

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