Also cited were Noah Haidle’s ‘Birthday Candles’ and Jen Silverman’s ‘Witch,’ with the Osborn Award going to Spenser Davis’s ‘Plainclothes.’
This year I geeked out with fellow theatre folks, sampled local cuisine and culture, and took away a notebook full of practical tips.
The prize recognizes her play ‘Book of Will’ and comes with $25,000.
Nate Eppler and Michael Cristofer received prizes.
She will receive an award of $10,000 for her play ‘in a word.’
The workshop will bring together theatre critics in the Seattle region.
How theatre critics can use their words, and their status, to be more inclusive of both theatre artists and a diverse new generation of journalists.
A play based on his parents’ history has won the American Theatre Critics Association’s annual new play prize.
The award recognizes emerging playwrights who have not achieved national recognition.
Steven Dietz, Samuel D. Hunter, Jen Silverman, Jonathan Norton, Lynn Nottage, and Qui Nguyen are this year’s finalists.