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Friday, May 25, 2018

Milagro Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season will feature four world premieres around the themes of fantasy, fairy tales, and folklore.

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In With the New at Oregon Shakes by American Theatre Editors

By doing such vital work by living playwrights, this classical destination theatre with Shakespeare in its name effectively puts them on equal footing with the Bard.

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Mfoniso Udofia Selected as 2018 Aetna New Voices Fellow by American Theatre Editors

Udofia will be in residence at Connecticut's Hartford Stage for the fellowship.

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Thrown Stone/TCG Panel Will Explore Repertory in American Theatre by American Theatre Editors

American Theatre editor Rob Weinert-Kendt will speak and lead a discussion at the Ridgefield Library.

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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Marc Masterson Is Pittsburgh City Theatre’s New Artistic Director by American Theatre Editors

Masterson, who served as the company's leader from 1981 to 2000, will return to the helm later this summer.

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Playwrights Foundation Announces 2018 Bay Area Playwrights Festival Lineup by American Theatre Editors

The festival will feature readings of plays by Jon Bernson, Dustinn Chinn, Kristiana Rae Colón, Patricia Cotter, T.D. Mitchell, and Madhuri Shekar.

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Token Theatre Friends: We Could’ve ‘Dance Nation’-ed All Night! by American Theatre Editors

This week, it's "My Fair Lady" ($97+) verses "Dance Nation" ($59+). Plus an interview with Eva Noblezada.

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Les Waters’s Vision of Life by American Theatre Editors

The outgoing artistic director of Actors Theatre of Louisville talks about new plays, directing vs. interpreting, and his impressive beard.

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Pasadena Playhouse Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season will include the Los Angeles premiere of ‘Tiny Beautiful Things’ by Nia Vardalos, and U.S. premiere of the West End hit ‘The Woman in Black.’

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Ladies Win Big at the 2018 Obie Awards by American Theatre Editors

At the awards ceremony honoring Off Broadway, 'Is God Is' by Aleshea Harris and 'Mary Jane' by Amy Herzog were the most-lauded shows.

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Three on the Aisle: Problematic Shows and Those Who Love/Hate Them by American Theatre Editors

On this episode, the critics take on a hot topic and chat with guest Jack Cummings III, artistic director of the Transport Group company.

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ART 2018-19 Season to Contain 3 World Premieres by American Theatre Editors

Next season at American Repertory Theater includes a new work based on a Langston Hughes poem, a play about Korean sea women, and a musical about the Arab Spring.

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Monday, May 21, 2018

Georgia’s Aurora Theatre to Manage New Arts Complex by American Theatre Editors

The Georgia theatre company will manage a new $26 million arts complex in downtown Lawrenceville.

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Strawdog Theatre Company to Receive 2018 Non-Equity Special Jeff Award by American Theatre Editors

The theatre company will be recognized for its 30 years as an innovative ensemble.

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How 4 Gender-Nonconforming Youth Made Their Stage Debut by American Theatre Editors

My play 'The Mermaid Hour' asks theatres to cast only trans or gender-nonconforming performers in the lead role. Here's how they, and the teens, rose to the occasion.

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Five Women Receive National Directors Fellowships by American Theatre Editors

Now in its fourth year, the fellowship honors directors Aprita Mukherjee, Tatiana Pandiani, Mei Ann Teo, Hannah Wolf, and Jenna Worsham.

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Friday, May 18, 2018

What a Girl Wants by American Theatre Editors

‘The Wolves,’ ‘Dance Nation,’ and ‘School Girls,’ all by young female playwrights, show girlhood in all of its complexity and ferocity.

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Diversionary Theatre Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season features ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch’ and an homage to the late Michael Friedman.

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Company of Fools Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The company will stage four productions as part of a season titled 'The Stories Live On.’

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Southern Rep Theatre Receives New Home For 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The theatre will have all productions in the same building after six years on the road.

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Manhattan Theatre Club Sets 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season will feature three Broadway productions, including 'The Nap,' 'Choir Boy,' and 'Ink.'

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Roads Less Traveled by American Theatre Editors

In touring shows for young audiences, how to get beyond familiar titles? Building trust among adventurous allies is key.

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Pacific Conservatory Theatre Announces 55th Season by American Theatre Editors

The season will feature two plays in rotating repertory and four musicals.

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Atlantic Theater Sets 4 World Premieres for 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season will include the world premiere musical 'The Secret Life of Bees' by Lynn Nottage, Duncan Sheik, and Susan Birkenhead.

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

The Ensemble Theatre Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season will feature five regional premieres and a musical about the life of Josephine Baker.

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Open Stage Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season, titled "Coming of Age," features plays about, and sometimes starring, young people.

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A.D. Players Sets First Season Under New Leadership by American Theatre Editors

The Houston theatre's 2018-19 season will celebrate the late founding artistic director, Jeanette Clift George.

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The Good Places by American Theatre Editors

Many theatres consider 'excellence' a priority, even a mission. But what do we mean by that word?

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The Subtext: Carlos Murillo by American Theatre Editors

A chat with the playwright and professor about his career in New York, Minneapolis, and Chicago.

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‘In the Heights’ Tops the Helen Hayes Awards by American Theatre Editors

GALA Hispanic Theatre and Shakespeare Theatre Company took home the most awards.

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AT Live Event! Stage Migrations: Immigrants and the American Theatre by American Theatre Editors

On May 23, AT senior editor Diep Tran will moderate a conversation with Blanka Zizka, Carmen Rivera, Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, Maria Goyanes, Ngozi Anyanwu,

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