The founder of New York City’s WP Theater brought producing savvy and fierce commitment to the cause of gender parity in all areas of stage work.
The Ohio student will receive $2,500 and a reading of her play in New York City.
Eight early-career theatre leaders will recieve grants to work with mentors at TCG member theatres.
Setting out to build something more than another new-play fest, the theatre presents 5 new plays from all-female teams.
Adams will receive a reading of her one act play inspired by a historic woman playwright.
Monetary awards will be given to each playwright and to the theatres producing the premiere productions of their plays.
Theatres that continue to program male-dominated seasons deserve scrutiny. But what about the many companies that are trying to get the balance right?
On the slate are Sarah Ruhl’s epistolary play about Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell, and a coproduction with Rattlestick of Martyna Majok’s ‘Ironbound.’
Move over, Wednesdays—New Georges is making a case for TGIF. And why not?
Those who stepped down from an old position or stepped up to a new one in September.