Our spring/summer summary of Atlanta theater’s best begins with a banjo, ends with a Shakespeare reunion and visits civil wars, civil rights and a Skid Row flower shop.
The opening of the 2016 Essential Theatre Festival is more than three months away, but both winning plays have been cast and festival passes are now on sale.
Georgia playwrights Karen Wurl and Derek Dixon are co-winners of the 2016 Essential Theatre Playwriting Award. They’ll receive full productions this summer and a $600 cash prize.
Playwright Joshua Mikel’s “Lillian Likes It” is a funny, theatrical look at Internet dating that goes deeper and in unexpected directions.
The Alliance Theatre, one of the largest companies in the Southeast, won 11 Suzi Bass awards on Monday night, as local theater professionals convened to honor their own.