The inaugural class includes Brittany Fisher, Will Inman, Irene Ziegler, and writing duo Sanam Laila Hashemi and Steven Burneson.
Actors’ Equity Association recognizes the Broadway show for its promotion of equity, diversity, and inclusion.
Cleveland Public Theatre has selected four Ohio-based artists for its 2018-19 fellowships.
Among the honorees are Tearrance Arvelle Chisholm, who was recognized for political theatre, as well as Collaboration Fund recipients and producers in residence.
Magda Romanska received the Elliot Hayes Award and Kate Langsdorf the Dramaturgy Driven Grant.
The theatre artists are among seven performing artists to receive an award of $275,000.
Winners include Jocelyn Bioh, Charles Busch, Kirsten Childs, Isaac Gomez, R. Eric Thomas, and James Anthony Tyler.
Knight Foundation’s New Work Miami initiative hopes to showcase Miami as a city of art and innovation.
This year’s recipient of the Alan Schneider Director Award at #TCG18 has grown into an expert on collaboration and leadership.
The new fellowship, named in honor of the late composer, will support emerging theatre artists.