The young-audience theatre will present 11 productions, ranging from “Goosebumps the Musical” to a new “Jungle Book” adaptation.
Edwards will join the Boston theatre in August.
The company will feature three regional premieres by female playwrights.
She succeeds Tom Quaintance at the helm of the North Carolina theatre.
Taylor Mac, Paula Vogel, and Ruben Santiago-Hudson and the cast of ‘Jitney’ received special citations.
The 20th anniversary season will feature a new Civil War musical.
Salt Lake Acting Company selected playwright Rae Binstock for her play, ‘A Land of No Mercy.’
The slate includes three staged readings of new work by Native American playwrights.
Eleven young stage directors have been selected for this year-long program.
The season will be the first curated by artistic director Courtney Sale.