The season will feature the Off-Broadway premiere of Dan Hoyle’s timely ‘Border People’.
Chance Theater will feature Orange County premieres in addition to family favorites.
Parity Productions awards two commissions for women and/or transgender or gender-nonconforming writers annually.
The festival will feature readings of 8 new works for young audiences.
The season will kick off with a benefit performance of the Olivier-winning ‘Return to the Forbidden Planet’.
Playwright Tanya Barfield will succeed Norman as the co-director, with David Lindsay-Abaire, of the Lila Acheson Wallace American Playwrights Program.
The festival, which has developed works by Dominique Morisseau and Larissa FastHorse, will feature five new works.
After 23 years at the Off Broadway new-play company, Sanford will pass the baton to longtime associate a.d. Adam Greenfield.
The season will feature readings of works by Majkin Holmquist, Jessica Huang, and Keelay Gipson.
The artists will develop new works throughout the 2019-20 season.