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Ma-Yi Theater Company Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Ma-Yi Theater Company Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2021

Ma-Yi Theater Company¬†has¬†announced its 2021‚Äď2022 season which includes a return to in-person¬† events as well as four digital premieres. The season, running¬†September 2, 2021 ‚Äď March 31, 2022, illustrates how theatrical innovation and powerful storytelling can thrive as the industry finds a safe way back to in-person events.¬†

ALL ARTS' The First Twenty Initiative Announces Fall Lineup Photo ALL ARTS' The First Twenty Initiative Announces Fall Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2021

The First Twenty, a new content initiative from ALL ARTS uncovering the ways that the first two decades of the 21st century have impacted American art, culture and the collective consciousness, will premiere three original specials this fall. 

The First Twenty to Launch Fall Lineup with Enda Walsh's AFTERWARDS From Irish Arts C Photo The First Twenty to Launch Fall Lineup with Enda Walsh's AFTERWARDS From Irish Arts Center
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 27, 2021

The First Twenty, a new content initiative from ALL ARTS uncovering the ways that the first two decades of the 21st century have impacted American art, culture and the collective consciousness, premieres three original specials this fall.

14 Playwrights Set For Ojai Playwrights Conference 2021 Season Photo 14 Playwrights Set For Ojai Playwrights Conference 2021 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2021

Each play will be streamed twice. Full festival passes including both weekends, and separate passes for each weekend are available. Limited individual play tickets will be available at a later date.  Learn more about how to purchase tickets here!

La Jolla Playhouse Announces Special Engagement Of HASAN MINHAJ - EXPERIMENT TIME Photo La Jolla Playhouse Announces Special Engagement Of HASAN MINHAJ - EXPERIMENT TIME
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 2, 2021

La Jolla Playhouse has announced a special engagement of Hasan Minhaj ‚Äď Experiment Time, written and performed by Hasan Minhaj.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Announces O! Readings Series Photo Oregon Shakespeare Festival Announces O! Readings Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 26, 2021

Oregon Shakespeare Festival has announced the month-long, five-play O! Reading Series. For this new initiative, five directors who are part of OSF’s artistic staff have each chosen a play to be performed as a live digital staged reading by some of OSF’s favorite actors.

La Jolla Playhouse Announces Return to Live Theatre With World Premieres by Charlayne Photo La Jolla Playhouse Announces Return to Live Theatre With World Premieres by Charlayne Woodard and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 28, 2021

La Jolla Playhouse has announced its return to live, in-person theatre with several exciting upcoming projects. This summer, the Playhouse will offer two on-site events: the Without Walls (WOW) production of A Thousand Ways (Part 2): An Encounter, by 600 Highwaymen, and the 2021 DNA New Works Series.

BIPOC Reading Series Festival Announces April Dates Photo BIPOC Reading Series Festival Announces April Dates
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2021

NNPN has announced the dates of The BIPOC Reading Series Festival, a collaboration with UC Santa Barbara's LAUNCH PAD, AMPLIFY, and New & Reimagined Work. A beauty shop in purgatory, a small Michigan high school & the U.S.-Mexico border are just some of the places UC Santa Barbara’s upcoming BIPOC Reading Series Festival will transport audiences.

NNPN Announces Collaboration With UCSB for The BIPOC Reading Series Festival Photo NNPN Announces Collaboration With UCSB for The BIPOC Reading Series Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 10, 2021

National New Play Network has announced its collaboration with LAUNCH PAD, AMPLIFY, and New and Reimagined Work to produce The BIPOC Reading Series Festival. The BIPOC Reading Series Festival boosts the stories of writers from diverse backgrounds, featuring new works by professional playwrights chosen from NNPN’s Affiliated Artists.

Applications Open for Rhinebeck Writers Retreat's 10th Anniversary Summer Residencies Photo Applications Open for Rhinebeck Writers Retreat's 10th Anniversary Summer Residencies
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2021

Kathy Evans, Founding Executive Director of Rhinebeck Writers Retreat, announced that applications are open for the 10th anniversary of hosting retreats for musical theatre writers. There will be nine consecutive weeklong residencies in the Hudson Valley between June 27 and August 29 for nine musical theatre writing teams.

Colt Coeur Announces 2020-2021 Resident Playwrights and Directors Photo Colt Coeur Announces 2020-2021 Resident Playwrights and Directors
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2020

Colt Coeur is welcoming 3 additional artists (playwrights Bleu Beckford Burrell, Adrienne Dawes, and Noelle Vi√Īas) to its Residency Program, with 4 of last year's Residents (directors Tara Elliott, J. Mehr Kaur, and Portia Krieger, and playwright Emma Goidel) opting to extend their Residency through 2021 (due to the unique impact of the Covid-19 pandemic).

Colt Coeur Announces Virtual Fall/Winter 2020 Season Photo Colt Coeur Announces Virtual Fall/Winter 2020 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2020

In honor of the play's 10th anniversary Adrienne Campbell-Holt and Steven Levenson are joined by an all-star cast for a one-night only livestream of SEVEN MINUTES IN HEAVEN. The cast features Nic Ashe (Queen Sugar), Natalia Dyer (Stranger Things), Leah Lewis (The Half of It), Justin Linville (Crashing) and more.

Audible Announces Third Emerging Playwrights Fund Class Photo Audible Announces Third Emerging Playwrights Fund Class
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2020

Audible has announced  its latest Emerging Playwrights Fund class.

HowlRound and the Mellon Foundation Announce 13 Playwrights Joining National Playwrig Photo HowlRound and the Mellon Foundation Announce 13 Playwrights Joining National Playwright Residency Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2020

HowlRound Theatre Commons has announced it has been awarded a three-year, $1,336,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support HowlRound's core programs and the continuation of the National Playwright Residency Program (NPRP), funding thirteen new playwright residencies in nine states.

HowlRound Announces 2020 National Playwright Residency Program Photo HowlRound Announces 2020 National Playwright Residency Program
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2020

In collaboration with The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, HowlRound Theatre Commons established the National Playwright Residency Program (NPRP) in 2013.

Moliere In The Park's Livestream Of THE MISANTHROPE Debuts Tonight Photo Moliere In The Park's Livestream Of THE MISANTHROPE Debuts Tonight
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2020

Molière in the Park's live stream presentation of two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Richard Wilbur's translation of Molière's THE MISANTHROPE, reimagined for our current times in quarantine, directed by Molière in the Park's Founding Artistic Director Lucie Tiberghien, debuts tonight.

The Asian American Arts Alliance Announces the Recipient of the 2020 Van Lier Fellows Photo The Asian American Arts Alliance Announces the Recipient of the 2020 Van Lier Fellowship for Theater
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2020

The Asian American Arts Alliance has announced the selection of Miranda Cornell for its 2020 Van Lier Fellowship. The fellowship includes a $6,000 unrestricted cash award and eight months of professional development training and career support to foster the next milestone of Cornell's artistic career.

Moliere In The Park Will Live Stream THE MISANTHROPE on YouTube Photo Moliere In The Park Will Live Stream THE MISANTHROPE on YouTube
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2020

Molière in the Park has announced a live stream presentation of two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Richard Wilbur's translation of Molière's THE MISANTHROPE, reimagined for our current times in quarantine, directed by Molière in the Park's Founding Artistic Director Lucie Tiberghien.

Moliere In The Park to Present Live Stream Of THE MISANTHROPE Photo Moliere In The Park to Present Live Stream Of THE MISANTHROPE
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2020

Molière in the Park has announced a live stream presentation of two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Richard Wilbur's translation of Molière's THE MISANTHROPE, reimagined for our current times in quarantine, directed by Molière in the Park's Founding Artistic Director Lucie Tiberghien.

Bret Adams and Paul Reisch Foundation Announces Recipients of Virus Response Grants f Photo Bret Adams and Paul Reisch Foundation Announces Recipients of Virus Response Grants for Theater Writers
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 17, 2020

The Bret Adams and Paul Reisch Foundation has announced the recipients of their special COVID-19 response grants for playwrights, composers, lyricists and librettists who have had a full professional production cancelled, closed, or indefinitely postponed due to the COVID-19 closures.

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