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Kate Benson

 

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Elevator Repair Service Off-Broadway Production, 2022
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
WP Theater Off-Broadway Premiere, 2018
Performer

Writing

Playwright

Kate Benson Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 2015 - Special Citations Gold Star
Kate Benson A Beautiful Day in November on the Banks of the Greatest of the Great Lakes

Kate Benson News

bb brecht's HOLIDAY YULETIDE SPECTACULAR to Kick Off New Georges' 30th Anniversary Se Photo bb brecht's HOLIDAY YULETIDE SPECTACULAR to Kick Off New Georges' 30th Anniversary Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

New Georges will kick off its 30th Anniversary season with a one-night-only special presentation of bb brecht’s Holiday Yuletide Spectacular, created by Miranda Haymon. On Wednesday December 14, 2022, audiences are invited to spend their holiday party season with bb brecht and his friends at Dixon Place.

A BEAUTIFUL DAY… Kicks Off The Holidays At The Public Theater Of San Antonio Photo A BEAUTIFUL DAY… Kicks Off The Holidays At The Public Theater Of San Antonio
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 28, 2022

The Public Theater of San Antonio, the city's professional theater, kicks off its holiday offerings this year with A Beautiful Day in November on the Banks of the Greatest of the Great Lakes by Kate Benson.

Symphony Space to Present Elevator Repair Service's World Premiere of ULYSSES Photo Symphony Space to Present Elevator Repair Service's World Premiere of ULYSSES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

Symphony Space, which celebrates James Joyce’s masterpiece Ulysses in its beloved annual Bloomsday on Broadway, marks the milestone occasion of the book’s 100th anniversary with a new commission in which Elevator Repair Service (ERS) brings the novel to wild, illuminating theatrical life.

SPACE On Ryder Farm Announces 2022 Residency Season, Applications Open Today Photo SPACE On Ryder Farm Announces 2022 Residency Season, Applications Open Today
by Stephi Wild - Nov 10, 2021

Today, for the first time in two years as a result of the pandemic, SPACE on Ryder Farm, the artist residency program and organic farm, opened applications for its 2022 Residency Season.

Craig Pospisil Joins Theatrical Rights Worldwide's TRWPlays Division Photo Craig Pospisil Joins Theatrical Rights Worldwide's TRWPlays Division
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2021

TRW Plays, the newly formed play licensing division of Theatrical Rights Worldwide, has announced the addition of Craig Pospisil to its staff. Bringing over 30 years of licensing experience, Craig will serve as Vice-President of TRW Plays working alongside Executive Director, Lysna Marzani.

WP Theater to Relaunch In-Theater Programming with WELCOME HOME, Immersive Audio Tour Photo WP Theater to Relaunch In-Theater Programming with WELCOME HOME, Immersive Audio Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 17, 2021

WP Theater is welcoming audiences back to the theater and consider what makes physical spaces feel like home with Welcome Home, or Ten Tiny Snapshots of WP, conceived and created by Rebecca Martínez and with Sound Design & Editing by Christopher Darbassie.

Licensing House TRW Inks Slate Of Playwrights For Launch of TRWPlays Brand Photo Licensing House TRW Inks Slate Of Playwrights For Launch of TRWPlays Brand
by Stephi Wild - Aug 4, 2021

Recent signings include Robert O'Hara and four of his new plays, ZOMBIE: THE AMERICAN, BARBECUE, ANTEBELLUM and MANKIND,  Ken Levine (M*A*S*H, Cheers, Frasier, The Simpsons) with AMERICA'S SEXIEST COUPLE and ON THE FARCE DAY OF CHRISTMAS,  and Stan Zimmerman (Golden Girls, Gilmore Girls, Roseanne, The Brady Bunch Movies) with YES, VIRGINIA and RIGHT BEFORE I GO.

SEGAL TALKS Week 24 Presents Bryn Herdrich, Jeesun Choi and More Photo SEGAL TALKS Week 24 Presents Bryn Herdrich, Jeesun Choi and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2020

Segal Talks has announced details for week 24 featuring BRYN HERDICH & JEESUN CHOI (Penny Thoughts), Elevator Repair Service’s JOHN COLLINS, GREIG SARGEANT & BEN WILLIAMS (Baldwin & Buckley at Cambridge) on Thursday, October 29, 2020, 12 noon EDT.

Canceled THE ANTELOPE PARTY Gets Virtual Benefit Reading Photo Canceled THE ANTELOPE PARTY Gets Virtual Benefit Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

When the COVID-19 pandemic shut down New York theaters, Dutch Kills Theater Company (Temping, The Sister, The Providence of Neighboring Bodies) was finishing up tech rehearsals at The Wild Project for the New York Premiere of 2018 Weissberger Award for Playwrighting nominee THE ANTELOPE PARTY by Eric John Meyer.

Dutch Kills Theater's Immersive Show TEMPING Begins Previews in October Photo Dutch Kills Theater's Immersive Show TEMPING Begins Previews in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2020

Dutch Kills Theater (In Quietness, The Sister, The Providence of Neighboring Bodies) will present Wolf 359's TEMPING an interactive, immersive and site specific solo theatrical experience. It is written by Michael Yates Crowley (The Rape of the Sabine Women, The Ted Haggard Monologues) and directed by Michael Rau.


Kate Benson Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Kate Benson written?
Kate Benson has written 1 shows including [PORTO] (Playwright).

What awards has Kate Benson been nominated for?
Special Citations (Obie Awards) for A Beautiful Day in November on the Banks of the Greatest of the Great Lakes .

What awards has Kate Benson won?
Special Citations (Obie Awards) for A Beautiful Day in November on the Banks of the Greatest of the Great Lakes.