The application deadline is May 4 for theatre leaders (including a journalist) based in New York City or St. Louis.
Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’s ‘Everybody’ and Tracy Letts’s ‘The Minutes’ were this year’s finalists.
This year’s grants go to a range of performing arts service organizations, including TCG.
The playwright will be celebrated at a ceremony later this month.
The prize recognizes her play ‘Book of Will’ and comes with $25,000.
Andrewartha is the inaugural recipient of the award for her play ‘Choices People Make.’
Audrey Webb will receive the annual award for a play inspired by Lorraine Hansberry’s ‘A Raisin in the Sun.’
This year the academy recognizes the musicals ‘Gun & Powder’ and ‘KPOP.’
Four teachers from across the country were nominated by their students for the award.
She’s among 24 selected for an award honoring leaders in Minnesota and the Dakotas.