Andrew Ade is a Pittsburgh-area playwright who worked on a double-bill of plays on modern Africa as well as two full-length plays exploring the stresses of American life. He has won the Arts & Letters Prize in Drama, a Kennedy Center National Teaching Artist Grant, and several theater festival Best Play awards.
Andrew Ade worked in the Schelling studio.
Marian Nevins MacDowell funded construction of this studio the year that the organization was established and the first artists arrived for residency. It was called Bark Studio until 1933, when it was renamed in honor of Ernest Schelling, a composer, pianist, and orchestral leader who served as president of what was then called the Edward MacDowell…