The slate includes 3 original musicals, two of them world premieres and the other a return of last year’s popular ‘Strings Attached.’
Clark comes to the job from the Orchestra of St. Luke’s, where she served following a career in music and arts management.
Writers of ‘The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Diety,’ ‘The Christians’ and ‘The Body of an American,’ respectively, receive the midcareer honor.
On the slate are a new adaptation of ‘Pride and Prejudice,’ a staging of ‘The Secret Garden’ and the docutheatre piece ‘X’s and O’s (A Football Love Story).’
The play incubator’s annual festival will include world premieres from Robin Lynn Rodriguez and Garret Jon Groenveld.
The summer season will run shows in rep a week longer, making room for a new TYA series and a festival of new plays.
This season will take audiences across the globe, from a bar in Philadelphia to the countryside of Russia and back.
The Central New York theatre’s season will include plays from Aaron Posner, Lucas Hnath and Ken Ludwig.
The Northern California theatre’s season will include Lynn Nottage, George Bernard Shaw, Lanford Wilson, and Alex Timbers and Michael Friedman’s ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’ musical.
The season will include revivals of works by Paula Vogel and Brooke Berman, as well as a world premiere by Jami Brandli and a five-part anthology inspired by ‘Antigone.’