Malgesini will fill the role vacated by former managing director Karen Sharp.
The season at the theatre for young audience will feature works about Muhammad Ali and Anne Frank.
In addition to the usual perennial holiday fare, December shows repurpose classic tales for all ages.
The conference in Stumptown kicks off with a look back and a bracing glimpse at Oregon stories.
Is your child the family scene-stealer? Theatres across the country have classes and activities for students to take part in during the summer months.
The season will be the first curated by artistic director Courtney Sale.
Dr. Megan Alrutz and the Children’s Theatre of Charlotte are among the honorees for contributions to theatre for young audiences.
Sale will succeed longtime artistic director Linda Hartzell later this summer.
This week’s guests are Childsplay’s David Saar and Seattle Children’s Theatre’s Linda Hartzell, TYA giants soon to retire. Plus, the editors recall their first theatre experiences.
Samuel French, Music Theatre International, and Plays for Young Audiences aim to expand the reach and broaden the appeal of works for young audiences.