The first woman in the role, she succeeds Doug Wright and is joined by a slate of board officers including Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Kristoffer Diaz, and Christine Toy Johnson.
The fellowship will support early-career Black trans and gender nonconforming artists.
Seven plays about gun violence will premiere on Broadway on Demand on the anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre.
The Dramatists Guild of America recognizes Corthron’s theatrical body of work.
The new ‘End of Play’ program aims to encourage playwrights to create new works in collaboration with communities in the month of March.
The Dramatists Guild and Lilly Awards’ second study shows a small uptick in work by women and writers of color in the past 7 years.
The Dramatists Guild of America will present the playwright with a cash prize later this year.
The playwright will receive the award for her play ‘Indecent.’
The playwright will receive a cash prize at a ceremony later this month.
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