Among the first batch of grants announced under Jane Chu’s chairmanship, more than $3.58 million went to theatre companies.
Among the honorees of the fifth annual festival was Billy Crystal.
Playwrights Ayad Akhtar and Mallery Avidon and composer Julianne Wicke Davis are among those who will share development space at the Sundance’s ranch in Wyoming.
A lesbian spin on “The Women” takes the top prize for new feminist plays by women.
The small Phoenix theatre will be recognized by the city’s mayor in a celebration on Friday.
TBA spreads the love with its first awards show, doling out a total of 69 awards in four categories to Bay Area theatres and artists.
Morisseau’s “Skeleton Crew” took the Sky Cooper New American Play Prize, and Martyna Majok won the David Calicchio Emerging American Playwright Prize for “Ironbound.”
CPS Shakespeare!, which puts underserved high schoolers into fully staged productions on the Chicago Shakes stage, is recognized for its unique impact.
Barron is the eighth recipient of the Vineyard Theatre award for emerging playwrights.
L.A.’s peer-judged awards recognize the most notable theatre work of the past year, from Broadway-bound to black box, and dole out $75,000 worth of honorary cash awards.