This is an especially rich week, whether you’re craving meaty drama, durational performance, or livestream experimentation.
This season will feature the premiere of Benjamin Benne’s ‘Alma,’ as well as the company’s first production of an August Wilson work.
Stolowitz’s new work will be presented alongside three finalists as part of the Blue Ink Festival this May.
The writer’s ‘Alma (or #nowall)’ wins a cash prize and development at the Chicago theatre.
Goodman Theater also won big at Monday night’s ceremony.
The season will include contemporary plays and musicals and a short play festival.
Her play ‘Welcome to Matteson!’ will be developed at Chicago’s American Blues Theater.
The grants will give extra rehearsal time for 10 productions of new works.
The event will feature four readings of new works.
He will serve as the Chicago company’s first managing director.