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Wednesday, August 18, 2021

City Theatre Names Its Young Playwrights Contest Winners by Veronica Maldonado

Plays by 4 junior high and high school writers have been selected for production and publication.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 04:20PM
Tuesday, August 17, 2021

PlayGround Announces New Associate Producers by Veronica Maldonado

The four artists will fill yearlong curatorial roles, with the mission to expand PlayGround's offerings and community reach.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 05:33PM
Monday, August 16, 2021

San Diego Repertory Announces Latinx New Play Festival by Veronica Maldonado

San Diego REP and Amigos del REP present weekend of new play readings by Latinx playwrights, along with a production of 'Conjunto Blues.'

SOURCE: American Theatre at 05:02PM

Kansas City Rep Announces New Artistic Team by Veronica Maldonado

The expanded positions infuse both local and national talent to the theatre, broadening its artistic scope and reach.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 04:52PM
Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Behind the Scenes Foundation Awarded Grant by NATEAC by Veronica Maldonado

Theatre engineers and architects give $10,000 to an org offering support for injured and ill theatre workers.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 06:00PM

Wallace Foundation Launches Initiative for Arts Orgs of Color by Veronica Maldonado

The new initiative aims to explore strategies arts organizations of color use to survive and sustain their work.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 05:08PM

Resident Ensemble Players Founder to Step Down by Veronica Maldonado

Sanford Robbins announces impending retirement from his role at the theatre, as well as his positions at the University of Delaware.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 10:07AM
Monday, August 9, 2021

Patrick Mulcahy to Leave Helm of Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival by Veronica Maldonado

In summer 2022, after 19 years leading PSF, he'll transition back to full-time faculty at DeSales University.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 04:27PM

Rivendell Appoints Denise Yvette Serna Associate Artistic Director by Veronica Maldonado

The new position expands Rivendell Theatre’s reach, building on Serna's background as an arts and social justice activist.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 04:22PM

TimeLine Theatre’s Managing Director Moves to New Role by Veronica Maldonado

Elizabeth K. Auman will transition from her post to focus on TimeLine's new uptown theatre.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 04:18PM
Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Lincoln Center Appoints Shanta Thake as Chief Artistic Officer by Veronica Maldonado

The new position replaces the old artistic director role, and focuses on expanding Lincoln Center’s cultural reach in the city.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 04:43PM

MTC Announces Its 2021 Sloan Playwriting Commissions by Veronica Maldonado

The commission encourages playwrights to write works focusing on scientific and technological themes.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 04:33PM
Monday, August 2, 2021

Preston Choi Named Sideshow Theatre’s Artist-in-Residence by Veronica Maldonado

Sideshow Theatre awards Preston Choi with an artist residency and announces the final two streaming installments of its “Digital House Party” series.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 05:41PM
Thursday, July 29, 2021

Theater Breaking Through Barriers Relaunches Writers’ Workshop by Veronica Maldonado

On hiatus since 2008, the workshop helps artists develop and stage work with a focus on uplifting disabled artists.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 02:29PM

Katie Maltais Named Managing Director of Stages by Veronica Maldonado

Maltais steps into the position as the theatre resumes in-person programming for the upcoming fall season.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 09:26AM
Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Boise Contemporary Theater Announces BIPOC Playwright’s Festival by Veronica Maldonado

The Idaho company will offer readings of 2 new plays and a fully produced new musical.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 01:40PM

Syracuse Stage Expands Its Artistic Leadership by Veronica Maldonado

The company has added two new artistic positions alongside artistic director, including the company’s first resident playwright.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 09:45AM
Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Michael Halberstam Resigns from Writers Theatre by Veronica Maldonado

His departure, agreed upon after multiple allegations of inappropriate backstage conduct, ends his three-decade run at the theatre.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 03:05PM

Noor Theatre Commissions 4 Writers Who Are Advancing Cultural Change by Veronica Maldonado

Supported in creating work for any medium, they will explore themes of Middle Eastern culture and community within the U.S.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 02:56PM

Trinity Rep Executive Director Tom Parrish to Step Down by Veronica Maldonado

He leaves the company after six years, triggering a nationwide search for his successor.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 02:46PM
Monday, July 26, 2021

Ronee Penoi Appointed ArtsEmerson’s Director of Artistic Programming by Veronica Maldonado

An experienced nonprofit producer, she will start in the job in August.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 02:26PM

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Welcomes 4 New Leaders by Veronica Maldonado

The leadership team of the Ohio theatre expands in anticipation of reopening.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 11:00AM

Dad’s Garage Artists Selected for Residency at Serenbe by Veronica Maldonado

A collaboration with Artist-in-Residency Serenbe will grant Dad’s Garage artists time and resources to develop new work.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 10:54AM

Ankita Raturi Receives First APAFT & AAP Emerging Playwright Commission by Veronica Maldonado

The new commission supports Asian American playwrights through a monetary award, institutional support, and a staged reading.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 10:49AM
Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Malika Oyetimein Appointed Merrimack Rep’s Artist-in-Residence by Veronica Maldonado

The director’s position will include workshops, artistic planning support, and hiring powers.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 05:12PM

Helen Merrill Awards Announce 6 Winners by Veronica Maldonado

This year’s honorees receive a cash award in support of their work, which spans genders, nations, languages, and media.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 05:10PM

16th Street Theater Founder Ann Filmer to Step Down by Veronica Maldonado

She leaves after 14 years leading the theatre she founded alongside her husband, Barry Bennett.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 01:30PM
Monday, July 19, 2021

Dad’s Garage Names Stacy Sharer Its New Managing Director by Veronica Maldonado

She’ll replace the improv theatre’s longtime managing director, Lara Smith, starting in August.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 06:00PM

Kitchen Theatre Announces New Artistic Leadership by Veronica Maldonado

Rebecca Bradshaw and Cary Bland Simpson will spearhead the Ithaca theatre in its first artistic administration change in over a decade.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 03:23PM
Friday, July 16, 2021

Hi-ARTS Announces Fall 2021 Artists-in-Residence by Veronica Maldonado

The multidisciplinary group of artists aims to amplify marginalized voices and foster community through inclusivity and visibility.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 05:41PM
Thursday, July 15, 2021

Matthew Gardiner Appointed Artistic Director of Signature Theatre by Veronica Maldonado

Longtime collaborator plans to continue the theatre's commitment to musicals and new works.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 03:16PM

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