Stephen McKinley Henderson will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award, Ntozake Shange will be posthumously inducted onto the Playwright’s Sidewalk, and A.R.T./New York will be recognized for its Body of Work.
Enhanced COVID safety protocols are a focus, as are strengthening avenues of redress against workplace harassment and discrimination.
The new four-year agreement is effective July 1, 2019-June 30, 2023.
The annual awards celebrate the best of Off-Broadway plays and musicals.
This contract will set minimum fees and workplace rules for designers and craftspeople working Off Broadway.
The union and #FairWageOnstage activists praise a ‘historic’ though as yet unspecified pay increase.