What can blossom when funders put their trust in BIPOC-led institutions like Silk Road Rising, Pangea World Theater, and Penumbra Theatre.
The five-theatre partnership has commissioned new work from playwright Ifa Bayeza, Michi Barall, and Dustin Tahmahkera, and from the Latino Theater Company.
The $50,000 award goes to Minnesotan who has made significant contributions to the state’s culture.
Together, Children’s Theatre Company, Latino Theater Company, Ma-Yi Theater Company, Native Voices at the Autry, and Penumbra Theatre will commission 16 new works for multigenerational audiences.
More than a rebranding, the organization’s new focus is designed to better resource Black artists and drive social change.
7 organizations partner on free screenings of art and interviews honoring the life and death of George Floyd.
Amid the grief and rage over George Floyd’s murder, but unable to gather and heal through their art, Black theatremakers speak out and demand change.
The St. Paul-based director, best known for his association with August Wilson, elicited inspiring work from artists at every level.
U.S. theatres strive to maintain and build on the period of relative stability reflected in the latest edition of TCG’s annual industry report.
The inaugural grants will support playwrights and the production of new works at theatres across the country.