Works by James Lapine, Tom Kitt, Rachel Chavkin, Dave Malloy & More Set for Vineyard Arts Project's 2015 Season
Vineyard Arts Project, a nonprofit performing arts residency center on Martha's Vineyard, has announced its artist lineup for the 2015 season.Vineyard Arts Project's 2015 residency program will feature works in development from acclaimed artists including James Lapine (Act One, Into the Woods), Tom Kitt (Next to Normal, If/Then), and Michael Korie (Grey Gardens, Far From Heaven); Rachel Chavkin (Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812) and Dave Malloy (Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812); Kyle Jarrow, Lauren Worsham (Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder), and Sam Buntrock (Sunday in the Park with George); Universes; The Mad Ones; Sarah Gancher; Isaac Oliver; Fiasco Theater; Boston Ballet Principal Dancer Jeffrey Cirio; PigPen Theatre Co. (The Old Man and The Old Moon) and more. Led by founder & artistic director Ashley Melone, Vineyard Arts Project provides artists with the necessary time and rehearsal space on the beautiful island of Martha's Vineyard, allowing them to focus solely on the development of their new work. Vineyard Arts Project alumni include Lemon Andersen, Karole Armitage, Ars Nova, Ayad Akhtar, Isabella Boylston, Bekah Brunstetter, Carolyn Cantor, Rachel Chavkin, Misty Copeland, Dance Theatre of Harlem, Elevator Repair Service, Marcelo Gomes, Matt Gould & Griffin Matthews, David Hallberg, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Larry Keigwin, Judy Kuhn, Michael John LaChiusa, James Lapine, Lightfoot/Leon, Benjamin Millepied, Debra Monk, Gillian Murphy, Leslie Odom Jr., Elizabeth Parkinson, PigPen Theatre Co., The Public Theater, Alexei Ratmansky, Kim Rosenstock, Tanya Saracho, Stew & Heidi Rodewald, Ethan Stiefel, Shaina Taub, Christopher Wheeldon, Lauren Whitehead, Bess Wohl, and many more. Visit VineyardArtsProject.org for more information.