Site-specific performance, immersive drama, interactive art: It's tough to find one label that fits the riot of creativity that is La Jolla Playhouse's Without Walls Festival.
But new festival director Meiyin Wang thinks she might have a word for it.
"I just call it theater," says Wang. "In all of its forms - wherever artists are taking the art form."
Where the Playhouse is taking the WoW Festival for its third edition is a whole new location: downtown San Diego, which will host close to 20 outside-the-box productions plus numerous ancillary events Oct. 19-22.
The past two WoW fests, in 2013 and 2015, took place primarily around the...