Russo has been acting managing director of the company since 2015.
New plays by Lisa D’Amour, Rick Ehrstin, Barbara Hammond, Mona Mansour, John Walch, and Austin Ashford will be developed over two weeks.
The Virginia theatre will present ‘Preludes’ and ‘Ghost Quartet’ next season.
A lesson for Albee’s estate from Tennessee Willams’s: Classics can survive reinvention. And while we’re reviving, how about more diversity, not less?
Lighting designer Emmett H. Buhmann explains how he lit a lecture hall so that it looks like a theatre for Company One’s new production.
On this week’s podcast, actor Orville Mendoza talks ‘Pacific Overtures’ and working with director John Doyle. Plus the editors discuss arts advocacy and how to talk to your Congresspeople about the NEA.
The other big winners of the evening were Folger Theatre and Signature Theatre.
The Off-Broadway company will produce world premieres from Michael Yates Crowley and Don Nguyen, and launch a program for non-NYC writers.
Hilary Bettis, Clarence Coo, Bennett Fisher, Lauren Gunderson, Nilan Johnson, and Mona Mansour will receive readings of their plays.
The female-focused theatre’s 2017-18 season will include new works from Monica Bill Barnes & Company and Kate Benson.