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Alumna Gethsemane Herron-Coward '19 Wins at Samuel French’s 2020 Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival
August 27, 2020

Concord Theatricals presents The Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival (OOB), the nation’s leading short play festival.

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Alumnus Johnny Lloyd '20 Joins The Tank as Director of Artistic Development
August 20, 2020

“One of the issues that I see in the American theatre as we talk about inclusivity and diversifying what has historically been this very white space, is that there’s been a very unfortunate trend of theatres hiring people to fill a role to bring in BIPOC artists, and not engaging with the fact that there are fantastic organizations that are already doing a lot of the work,” Lloyd said, pointing to JAG Productions in White River Junction, VT, as well as National Black Theatre as examples.

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‘Finish the Fight’ by Alumna and Professor Ming Peiffer ’16 Commissioned by ‘The New York Times’
August 18, 2020

The performance is available for free to viewers who RSVP in advance.

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Alumni Triumph at Dramatists Guild and Lilly Awards Joint Ceremony
August 18, 2020

The Lillys began in the Spring of 2010 as The Lilly Awards, an outlet to honor the work of women in the American theater.

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Associate Professor Lynn Nottage's New Play Joins Upcoming Broadway Line-Up
July 31, 2020

Two-time Pulitzer winner Associate Professor Lynn Nottage’s new and as of yet untitled play will join Second Stage Theater’s Broadway line-up for 2021.

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Roundabout Theatre Company & Columbia University School of the Arts Theatre Program Announce 2020 Winners of Columbia@Roundabout’s New Play Reading Series
July 30, 2020

Underwriting Support Generously Provided by the Tow Foundation   Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) and Columbia University School of the Arts (Carol Becker, Dean of Faculty) are pleased to announce the winners of Columbia@Roundabout’s 2020 New Play Reading Series.

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Julián Mesri '20 Joins the Public Theater's 2020-2022 Emerging Writers Group
July 15, 2020

Now in its eighth cycle, the Emerging Writers Group is an ongoing initiative that targets playwrights at the earliest stages of their career, creating an artistic home and offering support and resources for a remarkable group of up-and-coming playwrights.

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The Kilroys List Features Eight Columbia Theatre Makers
July 13, 2020

The Kilroys are a collective of playwrights, directors and producers in LA and NYC who are, they say, “done talking about gender parity and are taking action.

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Two Alumni 2020 Finalist for Eugene O'Neill National Playwrights Conference
June 17, 2020

Theatre Alumna Ayvaunn Penn '18 and Alumnus and Staff member Clarence Coo '10 have been named finalists for the 2020 Eugene O’Neill National Playwrights Conference for new play development.

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Raeda Taha and Pablo Manzi: What are you working on now?
June 17, 2020

*A reference to the play Donde viven los bárbaros, or, Where the Barbarians Live by BONOBO.

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