The digital program will give students the tools to create their own pieces of art using historical primary sources.
The 2020 cohort includes Ayanna Berkshire, Tonia Jackson, Stephen Wolfert, Leila Buck, Shannon Dorsey, and Moses Goods.
The initiative aims to help Brooklyn populations disproportionately represented on the front lines of the pandemic and the shutdown.
The international streaming event will air this Friday, April 17, at 1 p.m. on Facebook Live.
Celebrated playwrights and a legendary dramaturg make up this year’s class of theatre fellows.
The program aims to support alumni in urgent need of funds due to the COVID-19 crisis.
The lineup will include a play based on the theatre’s late founding artistic director.
The lineup is the first selected by new artistic director Cassie Greer.
Debuting tonight, the new platform will offer theatrical events and series, with proceeds to help companies and artists in need.
The ‘Heroes of the Fourth Turning’ playwright will be awarded $50,000.