The Kansas City Repertory Theatre on Thursday announced a $174,000 three-year playwright residency grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
The award is one of 14 Mellon residency grants. The Rep tapped award-winning playwright Nathan Louis Jackson, a native of Kansas City, Kansas, to join the artistic staff.
An upcoming play at the Kansas City Repertory Theatre studies the art of being broke and staying alive.
By Walt Bodine Show, Feb 4, 2010