Friday, April 20, 2018

Actor’s Express Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season will include plays from Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and Lucas Hnath as well as 'Falsettos' and the return of fan favorite Libby Whittemore.

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Seattle Rep Announces Funding From Elizabeth George Foundation by American Theatre Editors

The funding will support commissions from emerging playwrights Joanna Garner, Lily Houghton, and C.A. Johnson.

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TYA/USA Announces 2018 National Awards by American Theatre Editors

The service organization recognizes theatre artists and companies working in the TYA field.

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Bristol Riverside Theatre Names Kevin Maroney Managing Director by American Theatre Editors

Maroney will join the theatre following a six-month search.

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Sarah McLellan: EST’s Developing Story by American Theatre Editors

She brings an administrative brain to a small, hardy new-play company on the verge of an upgrade.

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Fish in Water: How White Playwrights Unpack Whiteness by American Theatre Editors

Do a crop of inward-looking new plays about white privilege represent a step forward, or are they an expression of privilege in themselves?

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Thursday, April 19, 2018

Penobscot Theatre Names John Hedges Executive Director by American Theatre Editors

Hedges will begin the post in Maine next month.

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Jobsite Theater Announces 20th Anniversary Season by American Theatre Editors

The season will include a remount of 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch,' and a mdoernized Hedda Gabler by Lucy Kirkwood.

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La Jolla Playhouse Names Debby Buchholz Managing Director by American Theatre Editors

The company's general manager will step into the role next month.

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Applications Open for Next Round of TCG’s Rising Leaders of Color by American Theatre Editors

The application deadline is May 4 for theatre leaders (including a journalist) based in New York City or St. Louis.

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Joe Mantello: The Way We Do the Things We Do by American Theatre Editors

As a director, he's interested in how people act on each other; he also has a visual instinct. Both came in handy for 'Three Tall Women.'

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Liesl Tommy Won’t Take No For an Answer by American Theatre Editors

How the Tony-nominated director makes space for women of color in the theatre, not just herself.

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Undermain Theatre Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The Dallas theatre's season will include world premiere plays by Len Jenkin and Matthew Paul Olmos.

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Florida Rep Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The nine-show season will feature new plays, classic works, and jukebox musicals.

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Penguin Rep Theatre to Present 4 Shows in 2018-19 by American Theatre Editors

The season will feature plays from Mark St. Germain, Joe DiPietro, Michael McKeever, and Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor.

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The O’Neill Announces 2018 Summer Season by American Theatre Editors

The new-works incubator will present readings and developmental productions of plays and musicals, among them works by Beth Henley and Cori Thomas.

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The Subtext: Leah Nanako Winkler and Mark Schultz by American Theatre Editors

This month's episode is super-long because Brian James Polak traveled to the Humana Festival and spoke to two playwrights that were getting world premieres there.

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Not Feeling It: Max Posner on ‘The Treasurer’ by American Theatre Editors

The long-standing distance between a mother and her son is not quite closed in this new play about grief, guilt, and longing.

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Martyna Majok Wins 2018 Pulitzer Prize for ‘Cost of Living’ by American Theatre Editors

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins's 'Everybody' and Tracy Letts's 'The Minutes' were this year's finalists.

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GalaPro App Provides All-Access Experience for Theatregoers by American Theatre Editors

GalaPro, now in 12 Broadway theatres, could make every performance accessible to Deaf and low-vision audiences.

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Duke Foundation Awards Nearly $4 Million to 16 Arts Service Orgs by American Theatre Editors

This year's grants go to a range of performing arts service organizations, including TCG.

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Florida Rep’s Artistic Director Fired After Allegations of Bullying by American Theatre Editors

Robert Cacioppo has been ousted from the theatre he co-founded for creating a 'toxic work environment.'

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Friday, April 13, 2018

Premiere Stages at Kean University Announces 2018 Season by American Theatre Editors

The theatre company presents a season, its 14th, comprising all new works.

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Shakespeare Festival St. Louis Names Tom Ridgely Executive Producer by American Theatre Editors

The co-founder of New York's Waterwell will take the reins of the Missouri company.

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Actors Home Seniors ‘Still Dreaming’ in PBS Documentary by American Theatre Editors

Residents at the New Jersey home, many former Broadway pros, got another turn in a staging of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream.'

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Woolly Mammoth Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season includes collaborations with the Second City and Uprights Citizens Brigade and plays by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and Rajiv Joseph.

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Women Ran the Table at the 2018 Humana Festival by American Theatre Editors

The 42nd Humana Festival of New American Plays hosted the Kilroys and Anne Bogart, awarded Lauren Gunderson a prize, and staged a majority female-authored slate.

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Honolulu Theatre for Youth Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

This season includes seven shows under the theme 'Our Stories.'

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Dobama Theatre Announces 2018-19 Season of All Female Playwrights by American Theatre Editors

The Cleveland theatre's season features six local premieres.

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Token Theatre Friends: British Invasion by American Theatre Editors

On this episode, it's 'Angels in America" ($200+) vs 'Yerma' (40+). Plus, 'The Great Comet's' Grace McLean drops by to discuss music-making and angry women.

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A Noise Within Announces 7-Show 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

This season will include classic plays from Shakespeare, Tennessee Williams, and Tom Stoppard.

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