While this influential new-play conference developed plenty of new work, it also developed racist and sexist practices, say many artists and staff, necessitating a change of leadership.
For the actor/dancer it’s all about storytelling around the campfire, whether it’s theatre, dance, or AC/DC.
The season will include the world premiere of Christina Anderson’s ‘How to Catch Creation.’
Zeck will help to lead the theatre as it transitions to a new business model.
The new leader will join the company in April, leaving leadership roles at Theatre Aspen and with Actors’ Equity.
The longtime PTC executive producing director will step down this season.
Chicago’s Victory Gardens Theater scored an election-year win with a play about Hillary Clinton’s 2008 campaign.
It will include a reprise from Theatre Exile, ‘Hand to God,’ and a world premiere by Bill Cain.
Philadelphia playwrights receive cash prizes and development support.
The slate includes plays by Ayad Akhtar, Ken Ludwig, Ike Holter, Laura Eason and Lucas Hnath.