The first preview of the acclaimed musical, about the lynching of a falsely accused Jewish American, was picketed by neo-Nazis.
The award, established by theatrical producer Barbara Whitman in 2021, comes with a $10,000 prize for an early-career female, trans, or non-binary director.
The award, which includes an unrestricted $5,000, will be presented at a virtual ceremony on Jan. 24.
Director, playwright, and screenwriter Emily Mann is honored for her lifetime achievement and distinguished service to the national nonprofit theatre.
The directors and choreographers’ union makes its first presidential endorsement to meet an ‘extraordinary, destabilizing’ moment.
American Guild of Musical Artists and Stage Directors and Choreographers Society will consult doctors to ensure workers’ safety.
A portion of the fund will be designated for New York City-based members.
The new four-year agreement is effective July 1, 2019-June 30, 2023.
Stage directors and choreographers recognize their peers in 3 categories.
A concern about cover art, props for our content, and a clarification about living legend Joy Carlin.