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May 16, 2016

New Dramatists Announces Seven New Playwrights Join the Resident Playwright Company

New Dramatists, an artistic home and developmental laboratory for professional playwrights, is proud to announce the addition of seven writers to its illustrious, dynamic resident playwright company: Sam Chanse, Kate Cortesi, Aurin Squire, Lloyd Suh, Mfoniso Udofia, Ken Urban and Brian Watkins. They will be in-residence through 2023. These supremely talented theatre artists were selected by a seven-person committee of New Dramatists current residents, alumni, and outside theatre professionals from 359 applicants after undergoing a highly competitive, nine-month consensus based evaluation process. New Dramatists will kick off their seven-year residencies with an evening of readings and celebration at the annual New Playwright Welcome in the fall.  Read More

Participating Playwrights:
A.P. Andrews (Playwright, ND Stage Manager)
Kate Cortesi (Princess Grace Fellow)
Sylvan Oswald (Resident Playwright)
Lynn Rosen (Resident Playwright)
Andrea Thome (Resident Playwright)

Participating Composers:
Casey Hurt
David Sisco
Jeffrey Dennis Smith

Participating Playwrights:
A. P. Andrews (Playwright, ND Stage Manager)
Kate Cortesi (Princess Grace Fellow)
Sylvan Oswald (Resident Playwright)
Lynn Rosen (Resident Playwright)
Andrea Thome (Resident Playwright)

Participating Composers:
Casey Hurt
David Sisco
Jeffrey Dennis Smith

directed by Mark Armstrong

When a high school drug dealer inadvertently delivers to his childhood best friend's dad, he learns that this father figure has moved out from his family's house to restart the fine arts career of his prodigy days. The adoring high school dealer wants to help. And so, the dealer and the painter come to an unusual mercantile arrangement...

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