2019 Edgerton Foundation New Play Awards

The following plays were awarded support from the first round of the 2019 Edgerton Foundation New Play Awards. New rounds will be announced in 2019.

Becoming Nancy

music by George Stiles
lyrics by Anthony Drewe
book by Elliot Davis
based on the novel Becoming Nancy by Terry Ronald

at Alliance Theatre


by Kate Attwell

at American Conservatory Theatre


by Theresa Rebeck

at Dorset Theatre Festival

The Coast Starlight

by Keith Bunin

at La Jolla Playhouse

Her Honor Jane Byrne

by J. Nicole Brooks

at Lookingglass Theatre

The Refuge Plays

by Nathan Alan Davis

at McCarter Theatre Center


by Simon Woods

at National Theatre

The Michaels

by Richard Nelson

at The Public Theater

the end of history...

by Jack Thorne

at The Royal Court Theatre

Selling Kabul

by Sylvia Khoury

at Williamstown Theatre Festival

Tell Me I'm Not Crazy

by Sharyn Rothstein

at Williamstown Theatre Festival

Grand Horizons

by Bess Wohl

at Williamstown Theatre Festival

Before the Meeting

by Adam Bock

at Williamstown Theatre Festival