After years hosting a high school competition of works by August Wilson, the Atlanta theatre will produce a new featuring the work of contemporary Black playwrights.
True Colors and the Hansberry Project have created a new commissioning program to address the dearth of Black work on American stages.
The complete text of speeches by Jamil Jude, Monique Holt, and Nikkole Salter that opened last week’s TCG 2020 virtual conference.
The 2020 cohort includes Ayanna Berkshire, Tonia Jackson, Stephen Wolfert, Leila Buck, Shannon Dorsey, and Moses Goods.
The latest edition of TCG’s annual industry report finds theatres focusing on relationships.
New artistic director Jamil Jude’s first season will include three productions authored by or focusing on women.
Toombs, who heads the education department at Atlanta’s True Colors, works to bring theatre to all kids.
Recruiting and retaining people who will support your mission, but not take over your theatre, is key.
From a director of patron services in D.C. to a dramaturg in Illinois, here are some theatre folks you should have on your radar.
Nikki Toombs of Atlanta’s True Colors Theatre Company and Tanya Mote from Denver’s Su Teatro share how engagement and education work fits their theatres’ missions.