In lieu of a 2020-21 season, the musical theatre-focused Minneapolis theatre will reinvest in artists.
The NEXT Generation Commission has been awarded to Kate Kilbane and Dan Moses, and Jessie Austrian and Noah Brody.
The Twin Cities theatre will support the creation and development of new musicals by women and artists of color.
Founded in 1998, the Twin Cities company is focused on exploring and advancing musical theatre.
Woster replaces interim managing director Robin Gillette.
Three new works will be developed this summer at the Minnesota theatre.
The 20th anniversary season will feature a new Civil War musical.
The Minneapolis company is putting on the Ritz—or rather, purchasing the historic theatre.
The theatre’s new season will feature two world premieres as part of a new five-year initiative to develop musical theatre works.
New-musical series presents works by Michael Elyanow, Harrison David Rivers and Peter Duchan.