The season will feature musicals, dramas, and new plays.
The company’s ‘Changing Voices’ festival will tour to four universities.
The summer season will feature works by Jason Robert Brown, Michael Friedman, and Micki Grant.
Eleven artists will receive grants to travel and foster international collaboration.
The first fellows in a program designed to foster a new generation of leaders of color are Jess McLeod and Aaron Todd Douglas.
The company will present five world premiere plays and a reading series.
Casting data show a rise in minority casting, though some ethnicities are still underrepresented onstage.
The initiative will support an exchange of playwrights and their plays at multiple theatres.
The season will include world premiere plays, classic musicals, and children’s shows.
She is currently the managing director of Theatre Bay Area, and will begin her new job next month.