Five L.A. schools have been selected to participate in the free program hosted by Center Theatre Group.
A cohort of 7 L.A.-based writers will develop new works at Center Theatre Group.
Darren Canady, Keiko Green, and Jordan Ramirez Puckett have been selected for developmental workshops.
The songwriting duo will be presented with a cash prize this month.
Vogel will serve as the school’s inaugural Hearst Theater Lab Initiative Distinguished Playwright-in-Residence for the 2018-19 academic year.
The annual awards ceremony celebrating the Philadelphia theatre community was held on Monday.
The festival of short plays features works by seven playwrights from a variety of Middle Eastern backgrounds.
Other notable winners included the creators and producers of ‘Dragon Lady’ at Intiman Theatre.
Goodman Theater also won big at Monday night’s ceremony.
The foundation’s awards make possible extra rehearsal and development time for new plays and musicals.