Playwrights Anchuli Felicia King and Emma Whipday’s works, inspired by ‘Othello’ and ‘Cymbeline,’ respectively, will be produced.
The season will mark the first under new artistic director Ethan McSweeny.
The internationally acclaimed director will take over the position vacated by Jim Warren.
The season will feature a world premiere adaptation of Jane Austen’s ‘Emma.’
Works by Amy E. Witting and Mary Elizabeth Hamilton will be the first plays produced as part of the project.
Four fundraisers talk about what keeps them going, and what it takes to keep the arts alive.
Warren, who co-founded the theatre in 1988, will depart at the end of the year.
The lineup will feature three Shakespeare plays and ‘Peter and the Starcatcher.’
The international competition will create a new canon of work inspired by Shakespeare’s 38 titles.
Why some theatres—and their loyal audiences—keep eagerly boarding the repertory merry-go-round, season after grueling season.