2014-2015 I AM SOUL PLAYWRIGHT RESIDENCY
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AM SOUL recognizes one black playwright annually whose work
demonstrates exceptional artistic merit and excellence in the field.
Alongside NBT’s Theatre Arts Director, the selected playwright will
develop a new play during the twelve (12) month residency. The program
will provide the playwright with a stipend [pending funding],
administrative and dramaturgical support, in-house readings, one 29-hour
workshop and a workshop production in NBT’s 2015-16 season.
I AM SOUL, NBT seeks to deepen the artistic relationship between black
theatrical institutions and black playwrights, and to begin to
re-establish black theatrical institutions as the foremost supporters
and producers of new works created by black playwrights.
I AM SOUL – Important Dates:
Applications must be received by: May 1, 2014 at 11:59 pm Finalists will be notified in: May 26, 2014
Recipient will be notified in: June 30, 2014
The residency year is: September 1, 2014 - August 31, 2015