A former actor and longtime administrator at such theatres as the Wilma and the Guthrie, he’ll join artistic director Elizabeth Williamson in Rochester this month.
Currently co-leading Geva Theatre Center in Rochester, N.Y., Mannelli wiill follow Michael Maso’s 41-year term in the Boston post.
The longtime leader of Rochester, N.Y.’s Geva Theatre Center will take the helm of Cleveland’s flagship theatre while it searches for a permanent successor to Laura Kepley.
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 busy stage director, now represented by ‘Yoga Play,’ is eager to garner both weighty conversations and big laughs.
Williamson, whose background is in directing, producing, and dramaturgy, will be the first woman to lead the Rochester company.
The Rochester, N.Y., company will hire an outside firm and begin a national search for Cuddy’s successor.
Geva has commissioned 29 writers to pen works about historical women of Rochester.
Four Black dramaturgs who worked on Geva’s new audio-play festival talk about their work and their hopes for the field.
From interactive children’s adventures to several new-play fests and podcasts, there’s plenty to look at onscreen besides vote counts.