Meanwhile, the House subcommittee has recommended a substantial increase in NEA funding.
The honors recognize artistic achievement on and Off-Broadway.
The Off-Broadway theatre has launched its Radical Parent-Inclusion Project, which will include free childcare for its artists and shorter work days for parents.
The lineup features a range of contemporary works, including a Thomas Gibbons world premiere.
10 mid-sized theatres across the country will try out single-ticket plans and learn from each other’s data.
The plays are Tina Satter’s ‘Is This a Room’ and Antoinette Nwandu’s ‘Tuvalu or, The Saddest Song.’
Plays by Adam Bock, Julia Cho, Donja R. Love, and John Patrick Shanley, as well Kate Hamill’s ‘The Scarlet Letter’ and some new TYA works, highlight an eclectic slate.
The 2019-20 lineup, called Ghost Light, will feature haunting adaptations and stories of ghouls.
Among the shows featured will be works by Sondheim, Churchill, and Ruhl, as well as a Michaela Goldhaber world premiere.
The awards recognize Off-Broadway and Broadway productions.