The plays are Tina Satter’s ‘Is This a Room’ and Antoinette Nwandu’s ‘Tuvalu or, The Saddest Song.’
Readers respond to a provocative play about race and to a searching essay about theatrical heartbreak.
A conversation with the playwright about epic theatre, political uplift, and why she doesn’t need “allies.”
Each writer will receive a cash prize and have a play developed at the Bay Area company.
Among 10 emerging writers, the Whiting Awards recognize playwrights Nathan Alan Davis, Hansol Jung, and Antoinette Nwandu.
On the first episode of American Theatre’s newest podcast: Playwright Brian James Polak interviews Paula Vogel Playwriting Award winner Antoinette Nwandu.
The writer of ‘Pass Over’ will receive a cash prize and support to develop new work.