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Crystal Field

 
Date of Birth: December 10, 1942 (79)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1986
Performer
  [Broadway]
1964
Performer
  [Broadway]
1964
Donata
  [Broadway]
1964
Woman with parrot

Productions

 
[Off-Off-Broadway, 1986]
Director
 
[Off-Off-Broadway, 1985]
Director

Writing

Bookwriter/Lyricist
Bookwriter/Lyricist

Photos

Playwright/designer Carrie Robbins and designer Jen Hebner show actor Charles Turner  Photo

Playwright/designer Carrie Robbins and designer Jen Hebner show actor Charles Turner how he became a dragon in 'The Dragon Griswynd' at Theater for the New City and Artistic Director Crystal Fields' D

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Date:
09/12/2018
Steve Hauck as Frank, Charles Turner as the Dragon Griswynd, and Jenne Vath as Marcia Photo

Steve Hauck as Frank, Charles Turner as the Dragon Griswynd, and Jenne Vath as Marcia enjoy a group hug. Theater for the New City and Artistic Director Crystal Fields' Dream Up Festival. Seats still a

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Date:
09/12/2018
Steve Hauck and Charles Turner in Carrie Robbins 'The Dragon Griswynd.' at Theater fo Photo

Steve Hauck and Charles Turner in Carrie Robbins 'The Dragon Griswynd.' at Theater for the New City and Artistic Director Crystal Fields' Dream Up Festival. Seats still available for the Wed 9/12 6:30

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09/12/2018
Painting on the dragon's scales in preparation for opening 'The Dragon Griswynd' at T Photo

Painting on the dragon's scales in preparation for opening 'The Dragon Griswynd' at Theater for the New City and Artistic Director Crystal Fields' Dream Up Festival. Seats still available for the Wed

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09/12/2018
Playwright Carrie Robbins and actor Charles Turner enjoy a light moment at tech rehea Photo

Playwright Carrie Robbins and actor Charles Turner enjoy a light moment at tech rehearsal of 'The Dragon Griswynd' at Theater for the New City and Artistic Director Crystal Fields' Dream Up Festival.

From: 
Date:
09/12/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1986
Performer

  [Broadway]
1964
Performer

  [Broadway]
1964
Donata

  [Broadway]
1964
Woman with parrot

Productions

[Off-Off-Broadway, 1986]
Director

[Off-Off-Broadway, 1985]
Director

Writing
Bookwriter/Lyricist
Bookwriter/Lyricist





Crystal Field News

Theater For The New City Announces Village Halloween Costume Ball Photo Theater For The New City Announces Village Halloween Costume Ball
by Stephi Wild - Oct 3, 2022

Theater for the New City (TNC) will emphasize Covid safety in this year's Village Halloween Costume Ball, presenting a hybrid (indoor/outdoor) celebration on October 31 to delight its community, young and old, and to celebrate the creativity that comes with the season. 

La MaMa to Pay Tribute to Late George Bartenieff with COFFEEHOUSE CHRONICLES Featurin Photo La MaMa to Pay Tribute to Late George Bartenieff with COFFEEHOUSE CHRONICLES Featuring Kathleen Chalfant & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022

George Bartenieff¬†‚Ästactor, director, and co-founder of Theater for the New City ‚Äď will be remembered at one of theatres he called home, La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club. Bartenieff‚Äôs life and work will be celebrated at¬†Coffeehouse Chronicles #166¬†on October 1, 2022 at 3pm,¬†at the Ellen Stewart Theatre.

SUSAN B. Comes to TNC Next Month Photo SUSAN B. Comes to TNC Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2022

We are living in a time of deliberate campaigns of voter suppression through a variety of means.  Coincidentally, or maybe not so coincidentally, we're living in a time when women's rights are increasingly under attack.  All of which makes it seem obligatory to revisit the life struggles of historic female activists and be inspired by their brave campaigns for fundamental rights. 

Photos: Theater for the New City Presents ANTLERS By Tommy LeVrier Photo Photos: Theater for the New City Presents ANTLERS By Tommy LeVrier
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 12, 2022

See photos from the production of Antlers at Theater for the New City!

HEDDA GABLER Postponed One Week Due to a Casting Change Photo HEDDA GABLER Postponed One Week Due to a Casting Change
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2022

Due to a cast change, 'Hedda Gabler' must postpone its opening by one week. The production now begins September 29, runs through October 9. Sean Phillips takes over role of Eilert Lovborg.

Theater for the New City Presents AT LEAST HE DIDN'T DIE WITH ANTLERS ON HIS HEAD! Th Photo Theater for the New City Presents AT LEAST HE DIDN'T DIE WITH ANTLERS ON HIS HEAD! This Month
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2022

Producer Chris Sax and Associate Producer Shaun James present At Least He Didn't Die With Antlers On His Head!, a new play by Tommy LeVrier at Theater for the New City (Crystal Field, artistic director).

VERSE DIVERSE Will Make its World Premiere at the Dream Up Festival Photo VERSE DIVERSE Will Make its World Premiere at the Dream Up Festival
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2022

'Verse DiVerse' will have its world premiere at Theater for the New City, as part of the Dream Up Festival (Crystal Field, artistic director).

A Duet Of New Works By Tommy Levrier Opens At Theatre For The New City Photo A Duet Of New Works By Tommy Levrier Opens At Theatre For The New City
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2022

Producer Chris Sax and Associate Producer Shaun James present a duet of new works by Tommy LeVrier at Theatre for the New City (Crystal Field, artistic director):

Theater for the New City to Present August Strindberg Rep in HEDDA GABLER in Septembe Photo Theater for the New City to Present August Strindberg Rep in HEDDA GABLER in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2022

Director/translator Robert Greer will set Ibsen's 'Hedda Gabler' in 1981 Norway for the world premiere of his modern translation of the play, which will be presented by Theater for the New City September 23 to October 9.

Theater For The New City Sets Memorial For Co-Founder George Bartenieff, September 19 Photo Theater For The New City Sets Memorial For Co-Founder George Bartenieff, September 19
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 24, 2022

On Monday, September 19, Theater For The New City, 155 First Ave. (at E. 10th Street), will present a memorial for its co-founder George Bartenieff (January 23, 1933-July 30, 2022) to celebrate his creative years at the theater, 1971-1992.  Reception begins at 7:30 PM and a narrated pictorial, remembrances and performances will start at 8:00 PM.

Crystal Field Videos

BWW TV: Tim Pinckney & Carl Andress Talk STILL AT RISK at Theater for the New City! VideoBWW TV: Tim Pinckney & Carl Andress Talk STILL AT RISK at Theater for the New City!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 25, 2019

Theater for the New City (Crystal Field, Executive Artistic Director), in association with MBL Productions (Mary J. Davis, Producer), will present the New York premiere of the new play, Still at Risk by Tim Pinckney (Message to Michael) at the Community Space Theater at Theater for the New City (155 First Avenue, between 9th & 10th Streets). Directed by Carl Andress (The Divine Sister; Die, Mommie, Die!), the five-member cast will feature Robert Gomes (Dada Woof Papa Hot, The Tempermentals) as Kevin, Christopher J. Hanke (How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Buyer & Cellar) as Christopher, Amy Hohn (November, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) as Susan, Ryan Spahn (Daniel's Husband, Summer and Smoke) as Byron, and Jonathan Walker (The Assembled Parties, The Divine Sister) as Marcus.

BWW TV: Broadway Beat and The Divine Sister
by Craig Brockman - Nov 1, 2010

THE DIVINE SISTER, the new comedy written by and starring Charles Busch, directed by Carl Andress opened on September 22 at SoHo Playhouse. Broadway Beat and BroadwayWorld were on hand to bring you closer to the cast and creative + clips from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Liza in Conversation with Charles Busch
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 11, 2010

South Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Key West, are leading gay tourist destinations.

STAGE TUBE: Charles Busch Speaks Out- IT GETS BETTER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 7, 2010

Charles Busch, playwright and actor, tells kids - life gets better.


Crystal Field Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Crystal Field been in?
Crystal Field has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Crystal Field been in?
Crystal Field has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Crystal Field written?
Crystal Field has written 2 shows including Man of Wax (Bookwriter/Lyricist), Homecoming (Bookwriter/Lyricist).