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How creative are you?

Forget the SATs or Common Core. A psychologist created a different kind of standardized test to evaluate students: it measures your creativity.


Arts, Culture & Media

This play from Iran is an actor’s nightmare

An Iranian playwright, without a passport and unable to leave his country, created a one-person play all about control and submission. Actors see the script for the first time on stage, as they start their first and only performance before a paying audience. The experience has spurred total panic in seasoned actors.