The author of ‘Luna Gale’ and ‘Boy Gets Girl’ will mentor four emerging playwrights in anticipation of the theatre’s New Works Festival in May 2016.
Featuring an uneasily eclectic bag of themes, this year’s new-play festival tackles Black History Month, labor unions and Alzheimer’s.
Lucas Hnath and Nathan Alan Davis were also named cited as runners-up.
A chance hospital encounter leads to a new Chicago play.
Don’t let the gentle demeanor fool you. Her plays are rife with murder and mayhem.