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Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59

The New Golden Age cast includes Carmen Castillo (Soon) as Jace, Ricardy Fabre (Lessons in Survival) as Silas, Doug Harris (The Rape of the Sabine Women) as Mat & more.

59E59 Theaters is presenting New Golden Age by Karen Hartman, part of the inaugural VOLT Festival at 59E59. Presented by Primary Stages and directed by Jade King Carroll (Proof of Love), New Golden Age opened May 11 for a run through June 9, 2022.

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VOLT is an unprecedented festival of three New York City premieres by one writer. In its inaugural year, 59E59 Theaters has selected local playwright Karen Hartman as the focus of the festival and invited three different non-profit theater companies to produce three of her plays: the Directors Company production of The Lucky Star (April 26-June 12), presented by producer Douglas Denoff; New Golden Age (April 28-June 9), presented by Primary Stages the Resident Off-Broadway Theater Company at 59E59 Theaters; and Goldie, Max & Milk (May 1-June 4), presented by Mary J. Davis and MBL Productions. All three productions will be presented simultaneously across 59E59 Theaters' three spaces from April 26-June 12, 2022.

In an era just beyond our own, two sisters fight for human connection as they face down a big tech dystopia. A folk-hero professor defends our most intimate relationships while her sister attempts a perilous inside maneuver within the corporation that owns and sees all. New Golden Age is a thrilling, revolutionary tale for today that reclaims a bond beyond data.

The cast of New Golden Age includes Carmen Castillo (Soon) as Jace, Ricardy Fabre (Lessons in Survival) as Silas, Doug Harris (The Rape of the Sabine Women) as Mat, Mahira Kakkar (Islands of Contentment) as Lin, and Claire Siebers (Georgia Mertching is Dead) as Polly.

New Golden Age will feature scenic design by Lee Savage (The Lightning Thief), costume design by Jennifer Caprio (Call Me Madam), wig and makeup design by Jared Janas (Jagged Little Pill), lighting design by Anshuman Bhatia (The Woman in Black) and sound design by Fan Zhang (Suicide Forest). Carrie Mossman (A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur) will serve as Props Coordinator, with Denise Cardarelli (ReEntry) as Production Stage Manager, and Olivia Tymon (God Said This) as Assistant Stage Manager. Casting is by Stephanie Klapper Casting.

The performance schedule for New Golden Age is as follows: Tuesday - Saturday at 7:15pm, Saturday - Sunday at 2:15pm.

For more information visit: https://www.59e59.org/shows/show-detail/new-golden-age/

Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59
Andrew Leynse, Jade King Carroll, Karen Hartman, Shane Hudson, Erin Daley

Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59
Karen Hartman & Jade King Carroll

Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59
Karen Hartman

Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59
Jade King Carroll

Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59
Sara Gancher, Karen Hartman, Jade King Carroll, Erin Daley

Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59
Carol Scibelli, Paula Kaminsky Davis, Jamie deRoy, Riki Kane Larimer, Stefany Bergson, Eda Sorokoff

Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59
Karen Hartman, Todd London, Shane Hudson

Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59
Arlene Goldman

Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59
Eda Sorokoff, Stefany Bergson, Jamie deRoy, Paula Kaminsky Davis

Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59
Janet Rosen & Jamie deRoy

Photos: Inside Opening Night of NEW GOLDEN AGE at Primary Stages at 59E59
Philip Borba & Mary Borba



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