Lila Neugebauer and Annie Baker Team Up for The Antipodes

News   Lila Neugebauer and Annie Baker Team Up for The Antipodes
Signature Theatre will present the world premiere of the new play by the Pulitzer Prize winner Off-Broadway.
Annie Baker
Annie Baker
Lila Neugebauer Anita & Steve Shevett

New York’s Signature Theatre kicked off its winter season January 31 with a world-premiere staging of Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ Everybody, directed by Lila Neugebauer. In April, the director will return to direct The Antipodes, a brand-new play by Pulitzer Prize winner Annie Baker.

Baker, who is a resident playwright at the Signature, returns for her second play at the Off-Broadway theatre. The Antipodes follows the world premiere of John, a drama directed by Tony winner Sam Gold, which sold out its extended engagement.

Neugebauer recently directed Sarah Delappe’ acclaimed, extended engagement of The Wolves Off-Broadway.

Performances of The Antipodes are scheduled to begin April 4 in The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre. The Signature has not yet revealed what the play is about, but for more information visit

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