Each writer will receive a cash prize and have a play developed at the Bay Area company.
The season offers seven productions, including a musical.
The organization has selected six emerging playwrights.
Miranda has been recognized for his exemplary record of putting performers of color in the room where it happens.
11 directing fellows have been selected from hundreds of applicants.
The season will include plays from Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and Lucas Hnath as well as ‘Falsettos’ and the return of fan favorite Libby Whittemore.
The funding will support commissions from emerging playwrights Joanna Garner, Lily Houghton, and C.A. Johnson.
Maroney will join the theatre following a six-month search.
The theatre company presents a season, its 14th, comprising all new works.
The season includes collaborations with the Second City and Uprights Citizens Brigade and plays by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and Rajiv Joseph.