The partnership has commissioned 10 new plays about science and technology.
Two musical-theatre composers who died tragically young get new recordings to keep their songs in rotation.
The artists will develop new works throughout the 2019-20 season.
Stage works based on real material range so widely that about all they have in common is their makers’ aversion to labels.
Both in content and form, documentary theatre in the U.S. has always been at theatre’s cutting edge.
It had science, it had art—in other words, the Civilians’ ‘Great Immensity’ was a perfect target for conservatives. Its director, Steve Cosson, responds.
The company will present two world premieres, four musicals, and partner with three theatres.
A group of 17 artists will develop a new work together.
Like the characters in Anne Washburn’s post-apocalyptic pop-culture extravaganza, the company often had to choose which ideas to save and which to kill.
The slate includes productions of new and classic works from the likes of Royal Shakespeare Company, Maly Drama Theatre of St. Petersburg, and Actors Theatre of Louisville.