press & Events

5/23/17: 'The Wolves,' (by 2015 Relentless Award Winner Sarah DeLappe) took home an ensemble award at this year's Obie Awards—congratulations!

5/22/17: The New York Times: More on the Obie win for 'The Wolves'!

4/14/17: Lynn Nottage Wins Her Second Pulitzer Prize for Broadway’s ‘Sweat’ (Relentless Award Winner, THE WOLVES by Sarah DeLappe is a Finalist! And Relentless Selection Committee Member Lynn Nottage wins a *second* Pulitzer Prize for SWEAT.)

3/28/17: Aleshea Harris Receives American Playwriting Foundation's Relentless Award

3/15/17: Aleshea Harris is being celebrated this year for her 2016 play 'Is God Is'.

3/6/17: The New York Times: Blackburn Prize for Women Playwrights Goes to Clare Barron (Relentless Award Winning play DANCE NATION, by Clare Barron, receives another piece of worthy recognition: the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize! Relentless Semifinalist Jen Silverman is also recognized.)

10/23/16: The New York Times: Aleshea Harris Wins a Playwriting Prize for ‘Is God Is’ (The Relentless Award 2016 prize announcement)

8/10/16: The New York Times: ‘The Wolves’ Uses Soccer to Visit a World of Teenage Girls (Relentless Award Winner Sarah DeLappe's production reviewed)

11/8/15: The New York Times: Two Playwrights Will Share Prize in Honor of Philip Seymour Hoffman (The Relentless Award 2015 prize announcement)

11/5/15: Two Playwrights Earn New Award in Remembrance of Philip Seymour Hoffman

7/1/15: New York Daily News: Scripts expected to pour in for Relentless Award, a $45,000 prize for playwrights

1/30/15: Time Out New York: Philip Seymour Hoffman award gives new playwright $45K and coast-to-coast exposure

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