The Legacy Program was launched during our 2000-02 Seasons in celebration of Signature's 10th Anniversary.
This program provides a homecoming for past Signature Playwrights-in-Residence by presenting New York and world premieres of their latest works, as well as revisiting their “signature” or more well-known plays.
past legacy productions:
OLD HATS by Bill Irwin and David Shiner
THE MOUND BUILDERS by Lanford Wilson
THE PIANO LESSON by August Wilson
HEARTLESS by Sam Shepard
EDWARD ALBEE'S THE LADY FROM DUBUQUE
THE ORPHANS HOME CYCLE by Horton Foote
EDWARD ALBEE'S OCCUPANT
LANDSCAPE OF THE BODY by John Guare
THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL by Horton Foote
THE LATE HENRY MOSS by Sam Shepard
THE LAST OF THE THORNTONS by Horton Foote
A LESSON BEFORE DYING by Romulus Linney
THIEF RIVER by Lee Blessing
A FEW STOUT INDIVIDUALS by John Guare
URBAN ZULU MAMBO by Kia Corthron, Suzan-Lori Parks,
Ntozake Shange & Regina Taylor
THE OLD FRIENDS by Horton Foote
AUGUST WILSON'S HOW I LEARNED WHAT I LEARNED
Our current Legacy Playwright-in-Residence:
IMAGE: Mercedes Ruehl in Edward Albee's Occupant by Edward Albee. Photo by Carol Rosegg.