“The Humana Festival is at the center of the genesis of the new play movement in our country,” said Fleming in a statement.
The festival will feature five world premieres, including Are You There? by Vivian Barnes, Jonathan Norton, and Gab Reisman; Nicole Clark Is Having a Baby by Morgan Gould; Where the Mountain Meets the Sea by Jeff Augustin; FLEX by Candrice Jones; and Grace by Nolan Williams Jr.
The Humana Festival has produced more than 450 plays by more than 400 playwrights and ensembles. The 2020 festival will run March 1 through April 12.