TCG Edgerton Award Winners Announced

News   TCG Edgerton Award Winners Announced Theatre Communications Group (TCG) has announced the 38 recipients of the 2010 Edgerton Foundation New American Play Awards.

The awards total $924,000 and are given to theatres around the country to allow for additional rehearsal and development time for the playwright and creative team of the new play.

The recipients of the awards follow:

Actor's Express, Atlanta, GA
Broadsword
by Marco Ramirez


Alabama Shakespeare, Montgomery, AL
Blood Divided
by Jeffrey Chasting


Arden Theatre, Philadelphia, PA
Wanamaker's Pursuit
by Rogelio Martinez
 Arden Theatre, Philadelphia, PA
Ghost Writer
by Michael Hollinger

Arena Stage, Washington, D.C.
Every Tongue Confess
by Marcus Gardley

Arizona Theatre Company, Tucson, AZ
Ten Chimneys
by Jeffrey Hatcher


Borderlands, Tucson, AZ
Arizona: No Roosters in the Desert
by Kara Hartzel

Co-production with El Circulo Teatral and Prop Thtr


City Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA
Louder Faster
by Jeffrey Hatcher & Eric Simonson


Curious, Denver, CO
Astronomical Sunset
by Robert Vaughan


Dallas Theater Center, Dallas, TX
The Trinity River Plays
by Regina Taylor

Co-production with Goodman Theatre



Denver Center Theatre Co., Denver, CO
Map of Heaven
by Michelle Lowe



Denver Center Theatre Co., Denver, CO
The Catch
by Ken Weitzman


Goodman, Chicago, IL
Chinglish
by David Hwang
Co-production with the Public Theater


Goodman, Chicago, IL
Stage Kiss
by Sarah Ruhl

Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, MN
Master Butchers Singing Club
by Marsha Norman

Kitchen Dog Theater, Dallas, TX
Ponzi
by Elaine Romero


Lincoln Center Theater, New York, NY
A Free Man of Color
by John Guare

Lookingglass, Chicago, IL
The Last Act of Lilka Kadison
by David Kersnar


Manhattan Theatre Club, New York, NY
Good People
by David Lindsay-Abaire

Marin Theatre Company, Mill Valley, CA
Nine Circles
by Bill Cain


MCC Theater, New York, NY
Break of Noon 
by Neil LaBute
Co-production with Geffen Playhouse


McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton, NJ
The How and The Why 
by Sarah Treem
 


Merrimack Repertory, Lowell, MA
The Exceptionals
by Bob Clyman



New Theatre, Coral Gables, FL
Radiant
by Shirley Lauro



Northlight, Skokie, IL


The Outgoing Tide
by Bruce Graham



Oregon Shakespeare, Ashland, OR


Ghost Light
by Jonathan Moscone and Tony Taccone

Co-production with Berkeley Repertory



Playwrights Horizons, New York, NY


Kin
by Bathsheba Doran



Portland Stage, Portland, OR
Center of Gravity
by Gregory Hischak 


Primary Stages, New York, NY


In Transit
by Kristen Anderson-Lopez, James-Allen Ford, Russ Kaplan and Sara Wordsworth


Salt Lake Acting Co., Salt Lake City, UT
The Persian Quarter by
Kathleen Cahill 


San Jose Rep, San Jose, CA
Love in American Times
by Philip Gotanda



Second Stage, New York, NY


By The Way, Meet Vera Stark
by Lynn Nottage



Shakespeare & Co, Lenox, MA


The Taster
by Joan Ackerman



Signature Theatre, Arlington, VA
Wheatley's Folly
By Michael Slade, Joseph Thalken and Mark Campbell



South Coast Repertory, Costa Mesa, CA


Completeness
by Itamar Moses



Theatreworks, Palo Alto, CA


The North Pool
by Rajiv Joseph



Theatreworks, Palo Alto, CA
Auctioning the Ainsleys
by Laura Schellhardt



Yale Repertory Theatre, New Haven, CT
Bossa Nova
by Kirsten Greenidge 


Theatres with a strong and consistent track record of producing new work are invited to submit letters of inquiry to plays@edgertonfoundation.org. A panel of readers reviews the plays, and one-time grants (ranging from $5,000 - $75,000) are awarded.


For more information on the plays awarded this year, visit www.tcg.org/tools/newplays/index.cfm.

Today’s Most Popular News: