The youth theatre has expanded its programming to position itself as a professional nonprofit theatre, with more opportunities for adults.
The acclaimed director will take the helm of the summer musical-theatre revival series, which she co-led this past year.
Midgett will join the Alaska company’s leadership team this fall.
The Public Theater will present a 12-hour marathon of plays by Maria Irene Fornes.
Cofield will play a key role in furthering refining and implementing CTH’s artistic vision through his new position.
Ybarra will start her transition from the Public Theater to Center Stage in October.
Actors’ Equity Association recognizes the Broadway show for its promotion of equity, diversity, and inclusion.
Executive director Kim Whitener will step down, and Meredith Lynsey Schade and Brenna Thomas will be promoted.
Lynn Nottage’s play about Rust Belt economic discontent will be presented throughout 18 Midwest cities this fall.
The 2018-19 season will mark the company’s first at its new home, the Cannon Street Art Center.