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‘Moonlight’ writer to head playwriting program at Yale

Tarell Alvin McCraney, the playwright behind “In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue,” which was the inspiration for Barry Jenkins’s “Moonlight,” is now chairing the playwriting department at the Yale School of Drama. Asked about the appointment, McCraney said that he felt it was an “extreme responsibility.” “We’ve seen the rise of more voices in theater and especially more voices […]