This season SPACE plans to honor existing commitments to a cohort of over 40 artists who applied and were accepted, but whose residencies have had to be deferred primarily due to the pandemic.
The upstate N.Y. retreat has announced the 2022 participants for its 6 residency programs as well as the recipients of the Bryan Gallace/Posthumous Prodigy Productions Fellowship.
Simoness, who is also the company’s executive director, will step aside in September, citing the importance of leadership turnover.
The upstate New York farm will host playwrights, composers, directors, filmmakers, and artists creating new works throughout the summer.
The farm in upstate New York will welcome writers, activist organizations, theatre companies, and families this summer.
The actor and executive director blur the lines between work life and love life at SPACE on Ryder Farm.
The new-play incubator and creative home opens its doors for emerging artists to develop work.
Monetary awards will be given to each playwright and to the theatres producing the premiere productions of their plays.
In trying to strike a healthier work/life balance for their staff and artists, theatres find that flexibility, space, and planning are key.