About The Show
Come hear host Emily Ludolph find the stories about the people and experiences that motivate our favorite writers, musicians, and scientists. Dedicate It examines the greatest dedications in history, holds intimate conversations with the people we admire most about the people they admire most, and hosts an open mic for everyone to make a dedication to someone who got them where they are today.
Guest: Superstar playwright and librettist David Henry Hwang will discuss how a prompt from Sam Shephard grew into his first play FOB and why Family Devotions is dedicated to Shephard. Expect insight into Hwang’s process behind the creation of M. Butterfly and Yellow Face and to hear more about how mentorship and family ties underpin the American stage’s Tony award-winning play