Tesori, who began the New York City Center program, joins Kauffman to program summer 2018.
The season will include works by Star Finch, Larissa FastHorse, and Andrew Saito.
The lineup features five productions, including the company’s first commission.
‘Pedro Pan’ is the recipient of the musical theatre festival’s award for new musicals.
The festival will feature 6 world premieres, including works by Leah Nanako Winkler, Susan Soon He Stanton, and Deborah Stein.
Melisa Annis and Corbin Went are the inaugural recipients of the commissioning prize.
Coleman will depart Portland Center Stage and join Denver Center in May.
Estle, the company’s associate artistic director, has stepped into the top leadership role.
The 25-year-old theatre company has found a space of its own in Brooklyn.
The organization’s sixth annual gala will celebrate the creative team of ‘War Paint’ and the National Council for the American Theatre.