The $25,000 grant aims to recognize a deserving artist and keep a spotlight on the field’s gender inequity.
This year’s recipients are Kenan Arun, Nathaniel J. Bice, Chibueze Crouch, Mitchell Jakubka, Gabriel Nuñez de Arco, and Grisel (GG) Torres.
Star Finch will develop new works and facilitate writing groups as part of the three-year residency.
The season will feature the American premiere of Sedef Ecer’s ‘At the Periphery.’
Returning to the West Coast, the new-work-focused director takes on Portland and its possibilities.
The San Francisco theatre will present two contemporary plays at Potrero Stage in 2018.
Herron, a California native, will join the company this fall as managing director.
Cothran will step down from the position she held since 2007.
Next season, the San Francisco theatre will produce plays by Mia Chung and Christopher Chen.
Theatres looking for some creative counterprogramming for Donald Trump’s swearing-in can schedule a fee-free reading of her feminist farce.