Powerhouse Playwrighting Fellowship Names 2016-17 Recipient

April 22, 2016 - Variety

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Writer Jen Silverman is the recipient of the 2016-17 PoNY Fellowship, the annual playwrighting grant endowed with notably robust support (including a rent-free year in a Manhattan apartment) and a significant track record in identifying rising talent at the earliest stages of their careers.

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Heavyweight Playwriting Fellowship Names 2015-16 Recipient

April 10, 2015 - Variety

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Martyna Majok has scored the 2015-16 PoNY Fellowship, the hefty grant for early-career playwrights that comes with a one-year residency in a midtown New York City apartment.

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Playwrights of New York & Bush Theatre Announce New Partnership

November 4, 2014 - BroadwayWorld.com

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Playwrights of New York (PoNY) and the Bush Theatre in London have announced a new partnership: in 2014-15, they will pilot the Playwrights of New York Residency at the Bush Theatre. 2013 PoNY Fellow Kimber Lee will be the first PoNY Resident at the Bush.

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Playwright Eric Dufault Nabs PONY Fellowship and the N.Y. Apartment That Comes With It

April 17, 2014 - Variety

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The Lark Play Development Center and Playwrights of New York have named scribe Eric Dufault as the 2014-15 recipient of the PONY Fellowship, the hefty annual grant program that has a track record of identifying rising talent early.

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Play About Detroit Riots Wins Kennedy Drama Prize

February 24, 2014 - The New York Times

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Dominique Morisseau’s DETROIT '67 has won the Edward M. Kennedy Prize for Drama Inspired by American History, Columbia University and Jean Kennedy Smith are expected to announce on Monday.

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Playwright Sandi Farkas On: The Theater Scene

January 27, 2014 - Tory Burch Blog

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As Founder of the nonprofit Playwrights of New York, Sandi Farkas knows the theater world, inside and out. Here, wearing Tory’s Chrissy dress, she gives a primer.

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The 'Wright Stuff'

May 28, 2013 - Modern Luxury

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For years, Broadway has been dominated by productions based on cartoons, Disney movies, pastiches of pop songs and what David Mamet has termed "revivals of plays that weren’t very good 40 years ago."

This insipid state of affairs inspired Sandi Goff Farkas to come up with ways to reinvigorate the Broadway scene by helping aspiring playwrights get their work produced.

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Playwright Kimber Lee Scores Lark/PoNY Fellowship

April 10, 2013 - Variety

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The Lark Play Development Center and Playwrights of New York have awarded the 2013-14 Playwrights of New York fellowship to Kimber Lee, who nabs one of the heftiest legit development awards out there, including a year of rent-free housing in Gotham’s theater district.

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PoNY Partners with A.R.T. and Labyrinth and Announces New Fellow

May 22, 2012 - BroadwayWorld.com

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Playwrights of New York (PoNY) and the Lark Play Development Center today announced that Dominique Morisseau will be the recipient of the 2012-13 PoNY Fellowship. This year, PoNY will also be launching PoNY 2.0- which includes new partnerships and opportunities exclusively for all new and past PoNY recipients.

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PoNY rides to Dominique Morisseau

May 21, 2012 - Variety

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Scribe Dominique Morisseau, whose play "Detroit '67" will get a run at the Public Theater next year, has scored the Playwrights of New York (PoNY) Fellowship.

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From "New College Theatre" to "Farkas Hall"

October 25, 2011 - Harvard Magazine

THE NEW COLLEGE THEATRE, created from 2005 to 2007 by new construction behind, and a renovation of, the façade of the Hasty Pudding Theatricals venue, finally has a name.

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Quit Your Day Job? Winner of Lark Playwriting Fellowship Will Do Just That

June 10, 2011 - The New York Times

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PoNY A Rey Pamatmat

The Lark Play Development Center, announced Friday that it had given its fifth annual Playwrights of New York Fellowship to Mr. Pamatmat, 35, a Yale School of Drama graduate.

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Smith Snags LARK Fellowship

May 17, 2010 - Variety

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PoNY Tommy Smith

Scribe Tommy Smith has picked up the Lark Play Development Center's Playwrights of New York Fellowship for 2010-11.

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Playwrights honor scribe Katori Hall

April 13, 2009 - Variety

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PoNY Katori Hall

Katori Hall is the 2009-10 recipient of the Playwrights of New York Fellowship, the Lark Play Development Center's annual award worth an estimated $80,000.

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Lark Announces Samuel D. Hunter is New PoNY Fellow

July 9, 2008 - BroadwayWorld.com

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After a successful inaugural year of the Playwrights of New York (PoNY) Fellowship, the Lark Play Development Center is proud to announce that playwright Samuel D. Hunter will be the 2008-09 PoNY Fellow. He will succeed Carson Kreitzer on October 1, 2008.

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Samuel D. Hunter Is Lark's 2008 Playwright Fellow

July 8, 2008 - Playbill

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PoNY Sam Hunter

Lark Play Development Center announced playwright Samuel D. Hunter as the 2008-09 Playwrights of New York (PoNY) Fellow, offering a stipend, a Manhattan home and an artistic family.

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PHOTO CALL: Lark Center PoNYs Up for Kreitzer

October 23, 2007 - Playbill

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PoNY Carson Kreitzer

Playwright Carson Kreitzer has won the Lark Play Development Center's first annual "Playwrights of New York" - or PoNY - fellowship, which provides rent, money and dramaturgical mentoring for the playwright.

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Theater Names Its First Fellow

September 4, 2007 - The New York Times

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The Lark Theater Company in New York has awarded its first annual Playwrights of New York fellowship to Carson Kreitzer, the author of "The Love Song of J. Robert Oppenheimer" and other plays.

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