2008 Edgerton Foundation New Play Awards

Managing Maxine

by Janece Shaffer

at Alliance Theatre

Communist Dracula Pageant

by Anne Washburn

at American Repertory Theatre

My Name is Asher Lev

by Aaron Posner

at Arden Theatre

Something Intangible

by Bruce Graham

at Arden Theatre


by Daniel Beaty

at Arena Stage

Farragut North

by Beau Willimon

at Atlantic Theater

In the Next Room (or the vibrator play)

by Sarah Ruhl

at Berkeley Repertory

Bengal Tiger at The Baghdad Zoo

by Rajiv Joseph

at Center Theatre Group

Speak American

by Eric Simonson

at City Theatre


by Michele Lowe

at Denver Center of the Performing Arts


by Peter Colley and Robert Creighton

at Florida Stage

Turn of the Century

by Rick Elice and Marshall Brickman

at Goodman Theatre

Marcus or the Secret of Sweet

by Tarell Alvin McCraney

at McCarter Theatre Center

Little Hours

by David Bucknam

at New Jersey Repertory Co

Po Boy Tango

by Kenneth Lin

at Northlight Theatre


by Bill Cain

at Oregon Shakespeare Festival

Harry's Friendly Service

by Rob Zellers

at Pittsburgh Public Theater

Out of Sterno

by Deborah Zoe Laufer

at Portland Stage Company

The Princess and the Black-Eyed Pea

by Kirsten Childs and Andrew Chukerman

at San Diego REPertory Theatre

You, Nero

by Amy Freed

at South Coast Repertory

Back Back Back

by Itamar Moses

at The Old Globe


by Mark Olsen

at The Old Globe Theatre