Hernandez’s commission comes courtesy of four separate theatres, and will involve workshops with kids in each theatre’s community.
The family-friendly lineup will feature puppet shows, musicals, folktales, and more.
The lineup features new takes on the Grimm brothers, the three little pigs, and ‘Peter Pan.’
How Children’s Theatre and Actor’s Theatre joined to commission interlocking plays from Steven Dietz for their various audiences.
Among the honorees are Tearrance Arvelle Chisholm, who was recognized for political theatre, as well as Collaboration Fund recipients and producers in residence.
The lineup features five world premieres and a collaboration with Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte.
For both practical and aesthetic reasons, theatres are banding together to create new works in rolling world premieres.
In addition to the usual perennial holiday fare, December shows repurpose classic tales for all ages.
How Children’s Theatre of Charlotte drew on the field’s best practices to create sensory-friendly offerings.
Adam Burke and Linda Reynolds will share leadership responsibilities.