The organization will partner with La Jolla Playhouse and Goodman Theatre to develop and produce two new plays by Gregg Mozgala and Christopher Shinn.
The theatre will commission plays from graduates of University of California, San Diego’s playwriting program.
The California theatre will also mount new works by Ike Holter, Melissa Ross, and Lauren Yee.
The company’s general manager will step into the role next month.
Native theatre in the U.S.’s two non-contiguous states, Alaska and Hawai’i, shows resonant connections as well as telling differences.
For both practical and aesthetic reasons, theatres are banding together to create new works in rolling world premieres.
Managing director of California’s La Jolla Playhouse since 2009, Rosenberg’s next move is to Princeton, N.J.
The Broadway singer returns to the music of her childhood and discovers some new angles.
The awards will fund extra time for the development of 27 new productions across the country.
From the creation of Chicago’s Goodman to a seminal show by the National Black Theatre, July was a standout month for theatrical milestones.