The upcoming season was the first planned by artistic director Jeanette Harrison, who was appointed in 2022.
The former leader of Portland, Ore.’s Artists Repertory Theatre, he takes the reins of the theatre, and its already booked next season, from Braden Abraham.
Alapai will take part in a year-long leadership residency program.
Harrison will succeed Dámaso Rodríguez at the Oregon LORT theatre after serving 17 years as co-founder and artistic director of California’s AlterTheater.
In depicting a transphobic murder in Washington, Mikki Gillette’s new play sets out to show a young woman’s confidence in the face of chaos.
How Lloyd Suh’s ‘The Chinese Lady’ made it through 2 years of pandemic, protest, and anti-Asian hate to emerge as the nation’s most-produced and possibly most essential play.
The company will partner with at least 3 theatres per year to develop new works.
After 9 years at the helm, he’ll leave to take an arts consulting job, also in Portland, and allow for further artistic changes at Artists Rep.
Why we need resilience services as much as we need fight choreography.
The company will welcome Artists Repertory Theatre’s ArtsHub in residency for the 2021-22 season.