The lineup includes lively musicals, classic stories, and a world premiere under new artistic director Flordelino Lagundino.
This year’s recipients include Julia Gytri and Avi Amon, Emily Gardner Xu Hall, Andy Roninson, and Ben Wexler.
The annual awards recognize the work of San Diego theatres, with top winners being the Old Globe and Lamb’s Players.
The company’s 50th season will be the last under the direction of longtime artistic director Robert Kelley.
New artistic director Simon Godwin’s first season will include works by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, James Baldwin, and a new adaptation of ‘Peter Pan’ by Lauren Gunderson.
The summer slate, including 5 world premieres, will feature performances by Uma Thurman, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jane Kaczmarek, S. Epatha Merkerson, and more.
Hana S. Sharif’s inaugural season as artistic director will include world premieres by Somi and Kirsten Greenidge, and ‘Angels in America.’
The union has reached a deal to increase the salaries of actors and stage managers working on developmental productions on Broadway.
More than $500,000 has been awarded in scholarships and grants to 30 student artists and 13 school communities.
The annual festival will feature five staged readings and world premieres by Qui Nguyen and Kevin Artigue.