Interview: Tanya Palmer and Rebecca Rugg

Our guests on this week’s podcast are Tanya Palmer, Director of New Play Development at Goodman Theatre, and Rebecca Rugg, Artistic Producer at Steppenwolf Theatre. They join Anne Nicholson Weber to talk about the process of new play development and the new play festivals that each theatre will be mounting this fall: Goodman’s New Stages Amplified and Steppenwolf’s First Look Festival.

Originally published August 29, 2011 on