The American Voices New Play Institute is a center for research and development of effective practices, programs, and processes for new-play development in the American theater. The institute’s programs are designed to test and develop promising advances in new-play development around the country, with the intention of developing the infrastructure for new plays and new voices nationwide. Download a one page description of the programs of the New Play Institute
Launched in July 2009 as a research and development center, the American Voices New Play Institute is dedicated to advancing the infrastructure for new plays nationwide. A key part of this work is documenting and disseminating information about its programs and findings, accomplished most recently through this monograph, which reports on Institute activity since its inception. Curious to know what's been going on in the Institute during the past year?
The American Voices New Play Institute was created in July 2009 with the generous support of the
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
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