The series marking Emily Mann’s final season as artistic leader will include world premieres by Rachel Bonds and Nathan Alan Davis.
When McCarter’s longtime artistic director leaves in 2020, she plans to do more of what brought her there 30 years ago: writing and directing.
The author of ‘Having Our Say’ and ‘Execution of Justice’ will have led the New Jersey theatre for 30 years when she steps down in 2020.
Artistic directors are increasingly involved in fundraising. Is that now officially part of the job description?
A 7-play project led by McCarter Theatre Center delves into the college’s haunted history.
Emily Mann, Bill Pullman, Will Eno, and Gregory Boyd recall a playwright they respected, occasionally feared, and deeply loved.
Next season at the New Jersey theatre will include world premieres from Nilo Cruz and Ken Ludwig.
Early-, mid-, and late-career artists will each receive $25,000 for their achievements.
In 1990, the theatre’s board gambled on a young writer/director with an agenda. It’s paid off: Mann built a team around her vision, attracted new audiences, and steered the company through both crisis and triumph.
The director/playwright and longtime leader of McCarter Theatre will receive the award at a ceremony on May 16.