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Jonathan Silverstein

 

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[Off-Broadway, 2022]
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[Off-Broadway, 2019]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2013]
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[Off-Broadway, 2012]
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[Off-Broadway, 2011]
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[Off-Broadway, 2010]
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Jonathan Silverstein Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Jonathan SilversteinThe Dining Room

Jonathan Silverstein News

Lynn Nottage's CRUMBS FROM THE TABLE OF JOY to be Presented at Theatre Row in Februa Photo Lynn Nottage's CRUMBS FROM THE TABLE OF JOY to be Presented at Theatre Row in February
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 24, 2023

Keen Company will continue its 23rd season with Crumbs from the Table of Joy by two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage.

Benefit Performances of YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING Starring Kathleen Chalfant to Take P Photo Benefit Performances of YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING Starring Kathleen Chalfant to Take Place in January
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2022

Keen Company will present two benefit performances of Joan Didion’s The Year of Magical Thinking starring Obie and Drama Desk Award-winner Kathleen Chalfant in a moving one-woman tour de force. Benefit performances will take place on January 10 and 17 at 7pm at the Players Club.

Santino Fontana, Celia Keenan-Bolger & More to Take Part in KEEN ON NEW WORK Reading  Photo Santino Fontana, Celia Keenan-Bolger & More to Take Part in KEEN ON NEW WORK Reading Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 21, 2022

Keen Company has announced details for Keen On New Work. Launched in October of 2013, The Keen Playwrights Lab brings together three playwrights in mid-career to develop new work through an environment of camaraderie and support. Santino Fontana, Celia Keenan-Bolger and more will be taking part.

Review Roundup: Joan Didion's THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING Starring Kathleen Chalfant Photo Review Roundup: Joan Didion's THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING Starring Kathleen Chalfant
by Review Roundups - Nov 2, 2022

Keen Company presents a site-specific production of Joan Didion's The Year of Magical Thinking, opening tonight! Read the reviews!

Additional Dates & Venues Announced for THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING Starring Kathlee Photo Additional Dates & Venues Announced for THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING Starring Kathleen Chalfant
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2022

Keen Company¬†has¬†announced additional dates and venues for¬†its site-specific production of¬†Joan Didion‚Äôs¬†The Year of Magical Thinking.¬†Starring Obie and Drama Desk Award winner¬†Kathleen Chalfant, this must-see revival, running¬†October 19‚ÄďNovember 20¬†with an opening set for¬†November 2, will be intimately staged across New York City.

Details Announced for Site-Specific YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING Starring Kathleen Chalfa Photo Details Announced for Site-Specific YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING Starring Kathleen Chalfant
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 26, 2022

Keen Company announced¬†details¬†for its site-specific production of¬†Joan Didion‚Äôs¬†The Year of Magical Thinking.¬†Starring Obie and Drama Desk Award winner¬†Kathleen Chalfant¬†in a one-woman tour de force performance. This must-see revival, running¬†October 19‚ÄďNovember 20¬†with an opening set for¬†November 2, will be intimately staged across New York City.

Keen Company Announces 22-23 Season Featuring First NY Revival of Lynn Nottage's CRUM Photo Keen Company Announces 22-23 Season Featuring First NY Revival of Lynn Nottage's CRUMBS FROM THE TABLE OF JOY & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 16, 2022

Keen Company has announced details for its upcoming 2022-2023 season. Anchored by two must-see revivals, not produced in New York since their premieres, Keen’s 23rd season, featuring two of America’s greatest writers, explores how individuals move forward after life-altering change.

Keen Co to Present Keen Teens Festival of New Work 2022 Photo Keen Co to Present Keen Teens Festival of New Work 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein today announced that The Keen Teens Festival of New Work will offer three new one-acts by C. Quintana, Bleu Beckford-Burell, and Stephanie Swirsky, featuring a cast of New York City high school students.

Ari'el Stachel, Tovah Feldshuh & More Join Keen Co's LIGHT UP THE SKY Benefit Photo Ari'el Stachel, Tovah Feldshuh & More Join Keen Co's LIGHT UP THE SKY Benefit
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022

Tovah Feldshuh, Andrew Dawson, Kelly McAndrew, Matt Servitto, Allan K. Washington, and Kayce Wilson will join previously announced Arnie Burton, Jasminn Johnson, Lauren Molina, Reg Rogers, Ari'el Stachel, Jason Tam, completing the cast for the Gala Benefit Reading of Light Up the Sky by Moss Hart, directed by Mr. Silverstein. 

Ari'el Stachel, Lauren Molina & More to Star in LIGHT UP THE SKY Benefit Reading Photo Ari'el Stachel, Lauren Molina & More to Star in LIGHT UP THE SKY Benefit Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2022

Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein today announced the first cast members for the Gala Benefit Reading of the beloved Broadway comedy Light Up the Sky by Moss Hart, directed by Mr. Silverstein and featuring an all-star cast. 

Jonathan Silverstein Videos

VIDEO: See Max Crumm and More in Scenes from HOT MESS Off-Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: See Max Crumm and More in Scenes from HOT MESS Off-Broadway

by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2017

A romantic comedy...that goes both ways. Hot Mess by Dan Rothenberg (Suburban Boy; Regretrosexual) and Colleen Crabtree (Heavy Phones; Regretrosexual), and directed by Jonathan Silverstein (tick, tick...BOOM; John & Jen; The Temperamentals), is currently playing at The Jerry Orbach Theater at The Theater Center (1627 Broadway at 50th Street) opening on November 16. Hot Mess is produced by Jay Alix and Una Jackman. Watch several scenes from the show below!

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of Keen Company's JOHN & JEN on Opening Night- Kate Baldwin, Conor Ryan, Andrew Lippa & More!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Feb 27, 2015

The Drama Desk and Obie Award-winning Keen Company presents the first New York revival of John & Jen, the musical with music by Andrew Lippa, lyrics by Tom Greenwald, and a book by Greenwald and Lippa. The show officially opened last night, February 26th at The Clurman Theatre at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues). BroadwayWorld takes you inside opening night below!

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of Keen Company's FILM SOCIETY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 2, 2013

The Drama Desk and Obie Award-winning Keen Company begins its season with Jon Robin Baitz's acclaimed 1989 play The Film Society, directed by Keen Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there for the opening night after party and you can check out what the cast had to say below!

BWW TV: Chatting with Lauren Molina, Jason Tam and More at MARRY ME A LITTLE Opening!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 3, 2012

The show just opened last night, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there for all the festivities. Check out what the cast had to say at the big opening below!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek of Lauren Molina & Jason Tam in Keen Company's MARRY ME A LITTLE- Performance Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 1, 2012

The Drama Desk and Obie Award-winning Keen Company presents Marry Me A Little, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, conceived by Craig Lucas and Norman Rene, directed by Keen Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein, starring Lauren Molina and Jason Tam. Marry Me A Little kicks off their 2012 - '13 season and will be followed by a newly revised version of the 1991 play, The Old Boy by A.R. Gurney. Performances will continue through October 27th, with two additional Wednesday matinees on October 17th and 24th. BroadwayWorld brings you just-released highlights from the show below!


Jonathan Silverstein Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Jonathan Silverstein been nominated for?
Outstanding Director of a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Dining Room .