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CELEBRATING PETER BROOK Series Set for Theatre for a New Audience, 9/14-10/5CELEBRATING PETER BROOK Series Set for Theatre for a New Audience, 9/14-10/5
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/11/2014) - Peter Brook has been creating work for theatre, opera, and film for over 50 years. During the run of The Valley of Astonishment, written and directed by Peter Brook and Marie-Helene Estienne, Theatre for a New Audience will honor Mr. Brook's achievements with Celebrating Peter Brook, a series of events designed to explore the life of his work.


R CULTURE Set for Off-Broadway Run at IRT Theatre, Begin. 11/7R CULTURE Set for Off-Broadway Run at IRT Theatre, Begin. 11/7
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/11/2014) - R CUTLURE, the edgy and darkly funny new play that satirically examines how modern American culture and rape culture collide and overlap, written by playwright Cecilia Copeland ('Light of Night,' Indie Theatre Now's 2013 Person of the Year) and directed by Emily Lerer ('In the Air Tonight') will be presented Off-Broadway at IRT Theatre (154 Christopher Street) with preview performances beginning November 7 prior to an official press opening of November 9.


Slant Theatre Project's NAPERVILLE to Play June Havoc Theatre, 11/20-12/6Slant Theatre Project's NAPERVILLE to Play June Havoc Theatre, 11/20-12/6
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/11/2014) - Slant Theatre Project announces the world premiere production of Mat Smart's NAPERVILLE, a comedy directed by Adam Knight. NAPERVILLE will be performed Thursday November 20th through Saturday, December 6th, 2014 Off-Broadway at the June Havoc Theatre (312 W 36th Street). The press Opening is scheduled for Monday, November 24th at 8 PM.


Christina DeCicco to Star in LITTLE FISH; Performances Begin, 9/24Christina DeCicco to Star in LITTLE FISH; Performances Begin, 9/24
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/11/2014) - The full cast has been announced for a new production of Michael John LaChiusa's 2003 Off-Broadway musical Little Fish that will begin performances September 24th at The June Havoc Theatre for a run through September 27th. The cast will be lead by Christina DeCicco (Evita, Spiderman-Turn Off The Dark, Wicked) and will be featuring Alli Foss, Michael Di Liberto, Ashley Campana, Will Erat, Ashley Klanac, John D. Haggerty, Gil Perez-Abraham & Jeanne Tinker.


BWW Interviews: Paul Leschen and Fred Sauter Talk BEDBUGS!!!BWW Interviews: Paul Leschen and Fred Sauter Talk BEDBUGS!!!
by David Clarke (Off-Broadway)

(9/11/2014) - BEDBUGS!!! tells the story of Carly, an exterminator, determined to avenge the bedbug related death of her mother. In the process of concocting a bedbug pesticide, Carly accidentally morphs New York City's bedbugs into blood-sucking, heavy metal rock gods. Recently, BEDBUGS!!! creators, Paul Leschen and Fred Sauter, sat down with me to give me all the juicy details about the new Off-Broadway production.


NDEBELE FUNERAL Transfers to 59E59 Theaters TodayNDEBELE FUNERAL Transfers to 59E59 Theaters Today
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/11/2014) - 59E59 Theaters welcomes Smoke & Mirrors Collaborative with NDEBELE FUNERAL, written by Zoey Martinson and directed by Awoye Timpo. NDEBELE FUNERAL begins performances tonight, September 11 for a limited engagement through Sunday, October 5. Press opening is Tuesday, September 16 at 7:30 PM.


Review Roundup: BOOTYCANDY Opens at Playwrights HorizonsReview Roundup: BOOTYCANDY Opens at Playwrights Horizons
by Review Roundups (Off-Broadway)

(9/10/2014) - BOOTYCANDY, a new play written and directed by Robert O'Hara, is being presented in its New York premiere at Playwrights Horizons' Mainstage Theater (416 West 42nd Street). Opening night is tonight, September 10, 2014. Let's see what the critics had to say...


POOL (NO WATER) to Open Off-Broadway at Barrow Street Theater this FallPOOL (NO WATER) to Open Off-Broadway at Barrow Street Theater this Fall
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/10/2014) - One Year Lease Theater Company brings their sold-out critically-acclaimed 2012 production of pool (no water) back to NYC for a limited Off-Broadway run from October 21-November 24 at Barrow Street Theatre (27 Barrow Street at 7th Avenue South). Written by controversial English playwright Mark Ravenhill and directed by Ianthe Demos, pool (no water) will be arriving in NYC from a run at A.R.T.'s Oberon in Boston.


Premieres' 2014 'Inner Voices' Series to Feature GRACE & THE OTHER ROOM, Begin. 10/4Premieres' 2014 'Inner Voices' Series to Feature GRACE & THE OTHER ROOM, Begin. 10/4
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/10/2014) - PREMIERES, the New York based music theater organization whose mission is to bring new music theatre to light, is pleased to announce the double bill that will comprise this season's Inner Voices, the biannual series of solo works featuring news teams of playwrights and composers. Performances will begin on Saturday, October 4th at 3pm at The TBG Theatre (312 West 36th Street between 8th & 9th Avenues). Opening Night is Saturday, October 11th at 8:00pm. Performances will continue through November 1.


Urban Stages' 31st Season to Include SHATTER, WINTER RHYTHMS 2014 & MoreUrban Stages' 31st Season to Include SHATTER, WINTER RHYTHMS 2014 & More
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/10/2014) - Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director of Urban Stages, today announced the 2014-'15 season which will launch with the American Premiere of the award-winning drama Shatter by prolific Canadian playwright Trina Davies.


BWW Reviews:  Public Works' THE WINTER'S TALE Enchants at DelacorteBWW Reviews: Public Works' THE WINTER'S TALE Enchants at Delacorte
by Michael Dale (Off-Broadway)

(9/10/2014) - The phrase "community theatre" rarely inspires such vibrant dramatics and joyful pageantry as when the Public Theater's Public Works program takes the Delacorte stage.


Playwrights Horizons' BOOTYCANDY Opens Tonight Off-BroadwayPlaywrights Horizons' BOOTYCANDY Opens Tonight Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/10/2014) - Playwrights Horizons presents the New York premiere of Bootycandy, a new play written and directed by Obie Award winner Robert O'Hara (director of In the Continuum, author of Antebellum and Insurrection: Holding History). The production has an Opening Night set for tonight, September 10, and will play a limited engagement through Sunday, October 12 at Playwrights Horizons' Mainstage Theater (416 West 42nd Street).


Pink House Productions' YOU, ME AND THAT GUY Opens the 2014 Araca Project TonightPink House Productions' YOU, ME AND THAT GUY Opens the 2014 Araca Project Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/10/2014) - Pink House Productions previously announced the New York City premier of YOU, ME AND THAT GUY, a hilarious 80 minute comedy about a recent college grad who uses the magic of a mystical open mic to heal her relationships with her technology saturated family and friends. Written by Stephen Sanow*, YOU, ME AND THAT GUY will open the 2014 Araca Project.


New Pre-Teen Musical THE LOVE NOTE Begins Previews Tonight at the Actors Temple TheatreNew Pre-Teen Musical THE LOVE NOTE Begins Previews Tonight at the Actors Temple Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/10/2014) - G.P. Productions presents the New York premiere of The Love Note, a new pre-teen musical, beginning previews tonight, September 10th and opening Sunday, September 14, at Actors Temple Theatre, 339 West 47th St, NYC. Performances are Wednesdays and Sundays at 10 AM through December 21.


DJ Rich Medina Joins Craig 'muMs' Grant in Labyrinth Theater Company's A SUCKER EMCEE, Begin. TonightDJ Rich Medina Joins Craig 'muMs' Grant in Labyrinth Theater Company's A SUCKER EMCEE, Begin. Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/10/2014) - Labyrinth Theater Company, the award-winning, downtown ensemble, today announced that world-renowned DJ, Rich Medina, will join Labyrinth Theater Company Member Craig 'muMs' Grant in A Sucker Emcee at the Bank Street Theater (155 Bank Street). A Sucker Emcee begins performances tonight, September 10, with an official opening night set for September 23, 2014.




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