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Kevin R. Free

 

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Production, 2004
Nemur
  [Off-Broadway]
Return Engagement [off-Broadway], 2004
Memphis
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Memphis
  [St. Paul, MN (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2000
Ensemble

Writing

Playwright

Photos

Kevin R. Free (Ensemble/Murray), Vishal Vaidya (Ensemble) and Adam J. Levy (Ensemble) Photo

Kevin R. Free (Ensemble/Murray), Vishal Vaidya (Ensemble) and Adam J. Levy (Ensemble)

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Date:
06/12/2018
Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty with the cast of Once On This Island-Darius de Haas, Photo

Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty with the cast of Once On This Island-Darius de Haas, Kevin R. Free, Courtney Harris, Adam Jacobs, Syesha Mercado, Kenita R. Miller, Alan Mingo, Jr., Courtney Reed, Saycon Sengbloh, Jerold E. Solomon, Aurelia Williams and M

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06/04/2012
Courtney Harris, Kenita R. Miller, Syesa Mercado, Adam Jacobs, Courtney Reed, Kevin R Photo

Courtney Harris, Kenita R. Miller, Syesa Mercado, Adam Jacobs, Courtney Reed, Kevin R. Free and Darius de Haas

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Date:
06/04/2012
Courtney Harris, Kenita R. Miller, Syesha Mercado, Adam Jacobs, Courtney Reed and Kev Photo

Courtney Harris, Kenita R. Miller, Syesha Mercado, Adam Jacobs, Courtney Reed and Kevin R. Free

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Date:
06/04/2012

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Production, 2004
Nemur

  [Off-Broadway]
Return Engagement [off-Broadway], 2004
Memphis

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Memphis

  [St. Paul, MN (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2000
Ensemble

Writing
Playwright

Kevin R. Free Awards and Nominations

 
IT Awards - 2014 - Doric Wilson Independent Playwright Award Gold Star
Kevin R. Free
 
IT Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Ensemble Gold Star
Kevin R. Free(Not) Just A Day Like Any Other
 
IT Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Ensemble
Kevin R. FreeToo Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind
 
IT Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Ensemble
Kevin R. FreeToo Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind

Kevin R. Free News

Peterborough Players Announce Creatives and More Photo Peterborough Players Announce Creatives and More
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2022

The countdown to the Players' 2022 Summer Season is on, and excitement is in the air! A lineup of attention, transformation, beauty, and joy, the season of shows sizzles with newness, as well as the long-awaited return of Players’ favorite creatives and traditions.

13th Annual The Fire This Time Festival To Play The Kraine Theater in July Photo 13th Annual The Fire This Time Festival To Play The Kraine Theater in July
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2022

FRIGID New York will present the 13th Annual The Fire This Time Festival at The Kraine Theater (85 East 4th Street between 2nd Avenue and Bowery), July 7-10 with performances on Thursday, July 7 at 7pm, Friday, July 8 at 7pm, Saturday, July 9th at 2pm, Saturday, July 9th at 7pm, and Sunday, July 10th at 3pm.

15 Shows Announced for Ars Nova's 14th Annual ANT Fest Photo 15 Shows Announced for Ars Nova's 14th Annual ANT Fest
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 27, 2022

Ars Nova has announced the lineup for its 14th Annual ANT Fest featuring 15 shows, 13 of which will premiere in-person and online at Ars Nova Supra with the first two shows premiering exclusively online.

THE BURDENS Announced At Mile Square Theatre Photo THE BURDENS Announced At Mile Square Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 12, 2022

Mile Square Theatre has announce their final full-length production of the 2021-2022 season, Matt Schatz's THE BURDENS, directed by Kevin R. Free.

Allison Tolman, Alysia Reiner, T.R. Knight & More to Join 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLO Photo Allison Tolman, Alysia Reiner, T.R. Knight & More to Join 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues will return for tonight on Instagram @24hourplays. A bold group of top actors and writers have been paired to create a set of all-new pieces. From 6 PM onward, the new monologues will be published, one every 15 minutes.

THE NICETIES Directed by John Eric Scutchins to be Presented at Mile Square Theatre Photo THE NICETIES Directed by John Eric Scutchins to be Presented at Mile Square Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2022

MILE SQUARE THEATRE has announced their first production since the pandemic shut-down of 2020 Eleanor Burgess’ THE NICETIES, directed by John Eric Scutchins. THE NICETIES will play a four-week limited engagement at Mile Square Theatre (1400 Clinton St. Hoboken, NJ 07030). Performances begin Wednesday, March 23 and continue through Sunday, April 17.

THE FIRE THIS TIME FESTIVAL to Release Anthology in March With Methuen Drama Photo THE FIRE THIS TIME FESTIVAL to Release Anthology in March With Methuen Drama
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 15, 2022

On March 10, 2022 New York City’s Obie Award-winning The Fire This Time Festival will release an anthology entitled 25 Plays from The Fire This Time Festival: A Decade of Recognition, Resistance, Resilience, Rebirth and Black Theatre.

American Theatre Group to Hold Free Play Reading Series Photo American Theatre Group to Hold Free Play Reading Series
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 13, 2022

The American Theater Group (ATG), Somerset County’s newest professional theater company, will present a series of free Monday night play readings in February and March at the Mitchell and Ann Sieminski Theater at the Fellowship Cultural Arts Center in Basking Ridge, NJ. All performances will begin at 7pm and are open to the public; tickets are not required.

BWW Review: PASS OVER at Marin Theatre Company Photo BWW Review: PASS OVER at Marin Theatre Company
by Steve Murray - Feb 9, 2022

Two bros hanging on their street corner shooting the shit opens Antoinette Nwandu's Pass Over, their streetwise banter peppered with hundreds of n-words is a fascinating insight into their relationship, its pecking order, and their determination to move on from the fear and scarcity of their lives.

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Cynthia Erivo & More Among Audie Awards Finalists Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda, Cynthia Erivo & More Among Audie Awards Finalists
by Michael Major - Feb 3, 2022

The Audio Publishers Association (APA) have announced finalists for the 2022 Audie Awards. Finalists include Cynthia Erivo for Best Female Narrator and Lin-Manuel Miranda for Best Male Narrator. Leslie Odom Jr., Annie Golden, Telly Leung, and Jason Tam are also featured on audiobooks that made the list. Check out the full list of nominations now!

Kevin R. Free Videos

VIDEO: André De Shields Performs From A HILL ON WHICH TO DROWN For UNCOMMON VOICES S VideoVIDEO: André De Shields Performs From A HILL ON WHICH TO DROWN For UNCOMMON VOICES Series
by Stage Tube - Apr 9, 2020

Uncommon Voices, the new series from ALL ARTS, co-produced by En Garde Arts Artistic Director Anne Hamburger and four-time Emmy winning television producer Jesse Green, highlights new theatrical work by artists using their craft to explore the most important issues we are facing today.

En Garde Arts Presents THRESHOLD By Amy Brenneman VideoEn Garde Arts Presents THRESHOLD By Amy Brenneman
by Julie Musbach - Jul 23, 2019

En Garde Arts presents Amy Brenneman's THRESHOLD, an autobiographical theater piece that tells the story of how Brenneman became a true ally to her daughter, Charlotte, who has a rare chromosomal abnormality.

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of DAVE in DC VideoVIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of DAVE in DC
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2018

From a Tony and Pulitzer Prize award-winning creative team comes the world-premiere musical comedy DAVE, adapted from the Oscar-nominated film. DAVE tells the story ofhigh school teacher (and presidential lookalike) DAVE Kovic, who is hired by the Secret Service as a stand-in for the Commander-in-Chief. When the President falls ill under less than 'presidential' circumstances, DAVE is thrust into the Oval Office to avoid a national scandal, and must find a way to gain the trust and love of the American people...and the First Lady. Subscription packages, including DAVE, are currently available. Single tickets for DAVE go on sale March 28, 2018. Patrons may call the Arena Stage Sales Office at 202-488-3300or visit arenastage.org. DAVE runs July 13-August 19, 2018. For complete 2018/19 Season details, visit: arenastage.org/shows-tickets/the-season/index-18-19.shtml.

VIDEO: Watch the New Webseries GEMMA & THE BEAR, from THE FANTASTICKS Actor
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2015

Your nightmares have never been this bold and bizarre. From the award-winning co-creative team of Eevin Hartsough and Kevin R. Free (Off-Broadway's The Fantasticks), and directed by an award-winning filmmaker Matt Scott (Once A Loser, Cannes '14) comes a new webseries GEMMA & THE BEAR. Click below to watch the first two episodes, plus the trailer!

STAGE TUBE: Highlights from Paper Mill Playhouse's ONCE ON THIS ISLAND!
by Stage Tube - Jun 1, 2012

More than 20 years after its premiere, Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens are re-inventing their first musical with Tony-nominated director Thomas Kail (In the Heights, Lombardi, Magic/Bird), choreographer Bradley Rapier (So You Think You Can Dance, Jesus Christ Superstar) and new orchestrations by music director Lynne Shankel (Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Altar Boyz). View highlights of the production below!

BWW TV: Preview Paper Mill's ONCE ON THIS ISLAND - Lynn Ahrens, Thomas Kail, Syesha Mercado and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 23, 2012

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge brings you video interviews and performance footage from yesterday's Once On This Island press preview at New Jersey's Paper Mill Playhouse.

STAGE TUBE: Paper Mill Playhouse Chats with Stephen Flaherty, Part 5!
by Stage Tube - May 9, 2012

Over the course of five weeks, Paper Mill Playhouse launched five short video interviews with Once on This Island composer Stephen Flaherty. Watch the fifth and final part of the interview series below!

STAGE TUBE: Paper Mill Playhouse Chats with Stephen Flaherty, Part 4!
by Stage Tube - Apr 30, 2012

Over the course of five weeks, Paper Mill Playhouse will launch five short video interviews with Once on This Island composer Stephen Flaherty. Watch the fourth part of the interview series below!


Kevin R. Free Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Kevin R. Free written?
Kevin R. Free has written 1 shows including Uncommon Voices: Balboa Is Not Drowning (Playwright).

What awards has Kevin R. Free been nominated for?
Doric Wilson Independent Playwright Award (IT Awards) for , Outstanding Ensemble (IT Awards) for (Not) Just A Day Like Any Other Outstanding Ensemble (IT Awards) for Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind and Outstanding Ensemble (IT Awards) for Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind .

What awards has Kevin R. Free won?
Doric Wilson Independent Playwright Award (IT Awards) for and Outstanding Ensemble (IT Awards) for (Not) Just A Day Like Any Other.