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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Milwaukee Rep Announces Updated 2021-22 Season by Amelia Merrill

The updated season includes two new plays by Dael Orlandersmith.

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Friday, April 9, 2021

Central Square Announces Brit d’Arbeloff Women & Science Theater Festival by Amelia Merrill

The ongoing virtual festival will feature 3 new-play readings, in addition to a variety of panels on science and theatre.

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American Lyric Theater Expands Composer Librettist Program by Amelia Merrill

The opera theatre has launched the Opera Writers Diversity and Representation Initiative to increase participation of BIPOC opera artists in their flagship program.

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Thursday, April 8, 2021

Stages Theatre Company Announces 2021-22 Season by Amelia Merrill

The theatre for young audiences will return to in-person programming in November.

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Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Survey Tracks Adjustments to Changes in COVID-Era Arts Learning by Amelia Merrill

Data from the consulting firm ArtsBridge suggest that parents and students remain concerned but cautiously optimistic about the future of arts education.

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Friday, April 2, 2021

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Announces New Works Festival Lineup by Amelia Merrill

The online festival will feature readings from plays and musicals, as well as talks with writers.

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ACT Announces Amended 2021-22 Season by Amelia Merrill

The season will feature the premiere of a new virtual play by Christopher Chen and the pre-Broadway run of the musical 'Soul Train.'

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Pioneer Theatre Company Announces In-Person 2021-22 Season by Amelia Merrill

Audience size limitations will be based on local health guidelines.

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Thursday, April 1, 2021

Dorset Theatre Festival Return to In-Person Programming by Amelia Merrill

A new audio play series will lead up to outdoor programming in July and August.

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Ma-Yi Theater Company Announces $5,000 Micro-Grant Program by Amelia Merrill

The grant program will benefit ten BIPOC, trans, and disabled artists.

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Broadway Licensing Acquires Dramatists Play Service by Amelia Merrill

Broadway Licensing has established an advisory committee to help rights holders navigate the merge.

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Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Playwrights Realm Announces INK’D Festival of New Plays Lineup by Amelia Merrill

The festival will showcase the work of the Playwrights Realm's 2021 Writing Fellows.

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Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Kenneth Rainin Foundation Announces $100,000 Rainin Fellowship by Amelia Merrill

The inaugural fellows include Amara Tabor-Smith, Margo Hall, Rodrigo Reyes, and the People's Kitchen Collective.

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Woolly Mammoth Announces Digital Spring Programming by Amelia Merrill

The spring season will feature new and returning on-demand and live streaming productions.

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Friday, March 26, 2021

National Association of Latino Arts & Cultures Names 2021 Advocacy Fellows by Amelia Merrill

The 2021 cohort includes multiple artists working in theatre, dance, and music.

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Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Coya Paz Brownrigg Named Interim Dean of DePaul Theatre School by Amelia Merrill

Paz Brownrigg, who has been with DePaul since 2008, will step in following the departure of John Culbert.

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Geva Theatre Center Announces Tenacious Women Commissions by Amelia Merrill

Geva has commissioned 29 writers to pen works about historical women of Rochester.

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Tuesday, March 23, 2021

St. Louis Shakespeare Festival Announces Summer Season by Amelia Merrill

The outdoor season includes 'King Lear' starring André De Shields.

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Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Managing Director Lara Smith to Depart Dad’s Garage Theatre Company by Amelia Merrill

Tim Stoltenberg will remain interim artistic director as the board searches for a new managing director.

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Tuesday, March 16, 2021

TCG Announces Next Rising Leaders of Color Program by Amelia Merrill

The sixth cohort will consist of eight NYC-based BIPOC leaders in all theatre disciplines.

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Friday, March 12, 2021

PlayMakers Repertory Company Announces @PLAY Commissions by Amelia Merrill

Bekah Brunstetter and Charly Evon Simpson will develop new works for the first @PLAY series.

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Woolly Mammoth Launches RESET Digital Collection by Amelia Merrill

The free collection of works and resources centering Black women artists will be available through March 31.

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Old Globe Names 2021 Classical Directing Fellows by Amelia Merrill

The cohort includes Meg DeBoard, Yolanda Marie Franklin, Awoye Timpo, and Edward Torres.

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Thursday, March 11, 2021

Artist Relief Efforts Tackle Immediate Needs, Struggle With Systems by Amelia Merrill

One year into the pandemic, artists and leadership find ways to collaborate---and clash---on the best ways to support their communities.

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Cleveland Public Theatre Announces Spring Season by Amelia Merrill

The season will feature virtual staged readings of multiple new works in development.

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Friday, March 5, 2021

Kleban Foundation Announces 2021 Kleban Prize Recipients by Amelia Merrill

This year's award recognizes Benjamin Scheuer and team Melissa Li and Kit Yan.

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

PURE Theatre Announces Complete 18th Season by Amelia Merrill

The season will feature the final filmed performance of late PURE ensemble member David Lee Nelson.

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

San Diego Rep Announces Black Voices Play Reading Series by Amelia Merrill

The series will feature four new plays to be streamed live online.

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Monday, March 1, 2021

A Noise Within Announces Digital Spring Season by Amelia Merrill

The company will stream two filmed productions, including one originally slated to play spring 2020.

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PlayGround Announces Young Playwrights Contest for Bay Area Students by Amelia Merrill

The theme for the 13th annual contest is justice.

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Friday, February 26, 2021

Cleveland Public Theatre Names 2020-21 Premiere Fellows by Amelia Merrill

Ananias J Dixon, Nina Domingue, Siaara Freeman, and Toby Vera Bercovici have been named Premiere Fellows.

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All that Chat

2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 12, 2020: BROADWAY SHUTDOWN
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre