With a Broadway debut about disabled folks and their caretakers, the playwright of ‘Sanctuary City’ and ‘Ironbound’ is again writing at the margins.
A look at 8 shows that the pandemic cut short, what’s happened to them since, and what might be next.
Manhattan Theatre Club has extended commissions to several writers and launched a new Groundworks Lab program.
The commission encourages playwrights to write works focusing on scientific and technological themes.
John J. Caswell Jr. is the recipient of this year’s L. Arnold Weissberger New Play Award and the 2022 Jay Harris Commission.
While Broadway awaits its return, nonprofits and new leaders should seize the chance to return the art form to a sense of service and risk.
MTC will look to bring ‘Lackawanna Blues’ and ‘How I Learned to Drive’ to the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre during the season.
The fifth cohort of TCG’s Rising Leaders of Color encompass all areas of theatre practice, from producing to development to casting to writing.
The selected playwrights have been commissioned to write plays about science.
From the birth of William Wells Brown and Ellen Stewart to the beginnings of Memphis’s Playhouse on the Square and McNally’s ‘Love! Valour! Compassion!,’ December was a noteworthy month.