McDonnell will be honored at a gala on May 21 at the WaterFire Arts Center in Providence.
The season will include Greek mythology, a holiday classic, and contemporary works.
The lineup includes a world premiere play, classic musicals, and contemporary dramas.
How a national short-play project, born from the outrage over police violence, is spreading across the nation.
The program will offer free tickets to the theatre’s production of ‘Midsummer’ to all Rhode Island 11th graders.
Eight early-career theatre leaders will recieve grants to work with mentors at TCG member theatres.
The mythic past of ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ proves no match for the bracing relevance of Baldwin’s ‘Blues for Mr. Charlie.’
The Rhode Island theatre will mount a Dave Malloy musical, plus works by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and Deborah Salem-Smith.
Fairy tales, history both documented and reimagined, and works in translation are recurring themes this month.
The two Huntington Playwriting Fellows will complete a two-year residency with the support and resources of the Huntington Theatre Company.