Lisa Lewis

About the author

Lisa Lewis is an Entertainment and Culture writer focusing on the intersection of storytelling and technology. Her work has been described by Time Out New York as “wised-up and whip-smart.” Lisa got her start in Film and TV while attending NYU, and living next to the Two Boots Pioneer Theater where she consumed more pizza and movies than she thought possible. Her entertainment work spans journalism, story development at New Line Cinema and Tribeca Films, and as a Creative Director of Copy and Content for Broadway shows including Hamilton.

Courtesy of Moliere in the Park

How a Small Theater Company Found a New Stage Online

The curtain was about to rise on Brooklyn-based theater company Molière in the Park’s new production before Covid-19 shuttered New York City theaters. With a big premiere coming up, the company worried they would lose audiences and momentum if they abandoned performing completely. They had seen other theater companies