The funding will support commissions from emerging playwrights Joanna Garner, Lily Houghton, and C.A. Johnson.
The slate also includes Christina Ham’s Nina Simone musical, a play by Steven Dietz, a staging of Khaled Hosseini, and more.
The awards will fund extra time for the development of 27 new productions across the country.
The Public Theater spreads its community-based theatre model to Detroit, Dallas, and Seattle.
The season will include world premieres from Lauren Yee, David Grimm, and Erica Schmidt.
For the Seattle Rep run, the design team turned the immersive show into one that can play in a proscenium.
How ‘Come From Away,’ ‘Amélie,’ and ‘War Paint’ found their footing in resident theatres before stepping up to New York City.
What nonprofit managers and commercial producers can learn from each other, and pass on.
The slate includes plays by Sarah Burgess, Karen Hartman, Mike Bartlett, and Qui Nguyen, plus ‘Here Lies Love.’
The new artistic director’s first initiative is to make ACT a creative home for local performers.