The organization distributed more than $115,000 to support new play development.
Jessica Holt, Laley Lippard, Jeff Liu, Madeline Sayet, and M. Graham Smith will be the second group to participate in the program.
Hilary Bettis’s new play, about the disappearing women of Mexico’s Ciudad Juarez, is appearing at several theatres.
The Midwestern company is blazing new trails by producing contemporary American plays.
From a cellist to a scenic designer, from New Haven to St. Paul, a cohort marked by versatility and vision.
Theatres across the nation are producing Steve Yockey’s upbeat ‘Blackberry Winter,’ but in his hometown it’s paired with a play in a more troubled vein.
Among the grantees are Emerson College, the National New Play Network, and TCG.
The season will feature Anu Yadav, Johnna Adams, Martin McDonagh, and Steve Yockey.
NNPN largesse goes to playwrights and theatres to produce, and partner to produce, new work.
The Utah theatre’s season will include an NNPN rolling world premiere by Steve Yockey and three locally grown works.