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Thursday, February 25, 2021

Round House Theatre Announces Spring Season by Amelia Merrill

Three virtual productions will be filmed live on the Round House stage.

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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

San Diego Rep Announces Kuumba Fest Lineup by Amelia Merrill

Now in its 29th year, the festival will take place entirely online.

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COCA Announces Festival to Be Staged Outdoors by Amelia Merrill

The festival will feature new works by St. Louis theatre professionals and students.

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Arena Stage Announces Virtual 2021 Season by Amelia Merrill

The season will feature two new digital series of original works by playwrights and musicians.

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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Drama League Announces DirectorFest Lineup by Amelia Merrill

The League also announced the date of the virtual Drama League Awards ceremony this May.

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New York Stage and Film Announces Inaugural NEXUS Initiative by Amelia Merrill

20 stage and film artists will receive $5,000 each through the new program.

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Friday, February 19, 2021

Theater J Airs Streaming Productions from Israeli Theatres by Amelia Merrill

The digital Israeli Theatre Collection will offer nine productions from six theatres.

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Thursday, February 18, 2021

Nebraska Repertory Theatre to Present 2021 Season Virtually by Amelia Merrill

The three-show season will be offered to virtual audiences free of charge.

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Cleveland Play House Names Interim Managing Director, CFO by Amelia Merrill

Collette Appolito Laisure and Anita H. Cook, respectively, will step into the new roles.

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Wednesday, February 17, 2021

EST and Sloan Foundation Announce 2021 First Light Festival by Amelia Merrill

The annual festival will feature six public readings and three invite-only presentations.

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Dorset Theatre Festival Names New Fellows, Commissionees by Amelia Merrill

The program will be overseen by resident artist Jade King Carroll.

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Sideshow Theatre Company Announces Virtual 2021 Season by Amelia Merrill

The season will feature multiple play readings with customized digital party experiences, including live-streamed D&D games.

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Thursday, February 11, 2021

Hangar Theatre Announces Outdoor Summer Season by Amelia Merrill

The season will feature an original musical about the community of Ithaca, N.Y.

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Simpatico Theatre Announces Jouska PlayWorks Showcase by Amelia Merrill

The showcase will feature seven new works by members of Jouska PlayWorks, an ensemble of Black playwrights.

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Theatrical Outfit Announces Digital Spring Season by Amelia Merrill

The season will feature three productions, including a co-production with two other regional theatres.

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Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Open Stages Creates ‘Pipeline’ from Theatre to Zoom School by Amelia Merrill

With Dominique Morisseau's play as inspiration, Lincoln Center Theater's education program finds a way to connect and engage high school students.

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Tuesday, February 9, 2021

Raven Theatre Announces New $25,000 Playwriting Commission by Amelia Merrill

The inaugural recipient is Tyla Abercrumbie, whose work will receive workshops and readings at Raven.

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Monday, February 8, 2021

NY PopsUp Festival to Begin Later This Month by Amelia Merrill

The festival will feature more than 1,000 performances, many of them outdoors, from February to September.

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Ma-Yi Announces Digital Spring Season by Amelia Merrill

The season will feature readings, a new audio project, and multiple international collaborations.

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Friday, February 5, 2021

Playwrights Realm Announces International Theatremakers Award by Amelia Merrill

The award will provide free legal assistance to five artists applying for O-1B Artist Visas.

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Arizona Theatre Company to Celebrate Elaine Romero’s Work by Amelia Merrill

Theatre companies across the country and in Mexico City will participate in RomeroFest.

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Synetic Theater Announces $60,000 in Freelance Artist Relief Grants by Amelia Merrill

The physical theatre company will provide relief to 32 affiliated artists.

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In ‘Rich Kids’: World History, One Instagram Feed at a Time by Amelia Merrill

Javaad Alipoor and Kirsty Housley new multi-screen theatre/film offering refracts the human race's struggles through a pair of joy-riding Iranian teens.

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Thursday, February 4, 2021

Milwaukee Rep Postpones, Reworks Season Reset by Amelia Merrill

The Wisconsin theatre hopes to begin in-person performances by the end of April.

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National Queer Theater, Dramatists Guild Create New Visions Fellowship by Amelia Merrill

The fellowship will support early-career Black trans and gender nonconforming artists.

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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Premiere Stages Announces Liberty Live Commission by Amelia Merrill

Tylie Shider will receive three staged readings of his play 'Certain Aspects of Conflict in the Negro Family.'

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Monday, February 1, 2021

Bridge Street Theatre Hosts LayeRhythm for Dance Residency by Amelia Merrill

The two-week residency will culminate in an online performance of their new work, 'SWITCH.'

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Americans for the Arts Names Laurie Woolery 2021 Johnson Fellow by Amelia Merrill

Other fellows include Rosten Woo for public art and design and Eddy Kwon for music.

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Friday, January 29, 2021

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Revises 2021 Season by Amelia Merrill

The Bay Area company will continue to offer digital works until the fall.

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Portland Center Stage Names Remix Commissions Playwrights by Amelia Merrill

Brittany K. Allen, Christina Anderson, Christopher Chen, and Portland-based Anya Pearson will develop new works.

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Thursday, January 28, 2021

Ucross Foundation Announces New Artist Residency Partnership by Amelia Merrill

Ucross will offer residencies to faculty and graduate students of the Yale School of Drama and School of Music.

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