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Playwright Kirsten Greenidge & Director Rebecca Taichman Photo

Playwright Kirsten Greenidge & Director Rebecca Taichman

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Kirsten Greenidge and Tonya Pinkins

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Kirsten Greenidge Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 2012 - Playwriting Gold Star
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Kirsten Greenidge News

Deirdre O'Connell & More to Star in Sarah Ruhl's BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Cent Photo Deirdre O'Connell & More to Star in Sarah Ruhl's BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Center Theater This Fall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022

Lincoln Center Theater has announced its upcoming production of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman. Becky Nurse of Salem will begin previews Thursday, October 27 and open on Thursday, November 21 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.

Photos: First Look at THE LUCK OF THE IRISH At Tacoma Little Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at THE LUCK OF THE IRISH At Tacoma Little Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2022

Tacoma Little Theatre presents as part of its 103rd Season, The Luck of the Irish, by Kirsten Greenidge, and directed by Lydia K. Valentine, Tacoma's Poet Laureate.

A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, WICKED, SWAN LAKE & More Lead Boston's June Theater Top 10 Photo A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, WICKED, SWAN LAKE & More Lead Boston's June Theater Top 10
by BWW Staff - Jun 1, 2022

Boston is never lacking outstanding theatre, whether epic Broadway shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. BroadwayWorld is rounding up our top recommended theatre every month.

Huntington Presents COMMON GROUND REVISITED Beginning Next Week Photo Huntington Presents COMMON GROUND REVISITED Beginning Next Week
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

The Huntington announces the world premiere of Common Ground Revisited, a new play co-conceived by Obie Award-winning director Melia Bensussen and Obie Award-winning playwright and Huntington Playwriting Fellow Kirsten Greenidge (Our Daughters, Like Pillars; Luck of the Irish; and Milk Like Sugar at The Huntington).

THE LUCK OF THE IRISH Comes to Tacoma Little Theatre Photo THE LUCK OF THE IRISH Comes to Tacoma Little Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2022

Tacoma Little Theatre presents as part of its 103rd Season, The Luck of the Irish, by Kirsten Greenidge, and directed by Lydia K. Valentine, Tacoma's Poet Laureate. 

1776, HEAD OVER HEELS, RIVERDANCE & More Lead Boston's May Theater Top 10 Photo 1776, HEAD OVER HEELS, RIVERDANCE & More Lead Boston's May Theater Top 10
by BWW Staff - May 2, 2022

Boston is never lacking outstanding theatre, whether epic Broadway shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. BroadwayWorld is rounding up our top recommended theatre every month. Coming up in April, we've got a ton of major Broadway hits, starry new works starring Sean Hayes, great shows for children, and more!

Decisions Are Hard Photo Decisions Are Hard
by Student Blogger: Lana Sage - Apr 29, 2022

At the end of our first year in Boston University's School of Theatre performance core, we declare our major to decide the theater performance training we'll focus on: BFA Acting or Theatre Arts. For some the decision is easy, whereas for others (*cough cough…* me) it most definitely isn't. 

Forward Theater Announces 22-23 Season Photo Forward Theater Announces 22-23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Apr 13, 2022

After the last few years, Forward Theater is ready to resume their focus on the future, including their work onstage and in the community. The 2022-23 season includes big, bold stories and new genres that will remind audiences of what they value about live theater - creativity, thought-provoking content, exceptional stagecraft, and great performances.

PHOTO: First Look at MACBETH on Broadway, Resuming Performances Tonight! Photo PHOTO: First Look at MACBETH on Broadway, Resuming Performances Tonight!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2022

View the first photo from Tony Award winner SAM GOLD’s MACBETH on Broadway which stars DANIEL CRAIG in his return to Broadway as Macbeth and RUTH NEGGA’s Broadway debut as Lady Macbeth. Performances resume tonight, April 12 at the Longacre Theatre.

Boston Playwrights' Theatre Presents BOSTON THEATER MARATHON XXIV, May 1 Photo Boston Playwrights' Theatre Presents BOSTON THEATER MARATHON XXIV, May 1
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 7, 2022

Boston Playwrights' Theatre announces the in-person return of its annual celebration of new short plays. Boston Theater Marathon XXIV will feature 50 ten-minute plays written by New England playwrights and presented by New England theatre companies. The event will take place in BPT's home theatre on Boston University's West Campus.

Kirsten Greenidge Videos

Tony Talk: Best Direction of a Play, INDECENT's Rebecca Taichman
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 11, 2017

Rebecca Taichman has won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play for Indecent.

Traverse Theatre Announces Festival 2017
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 6, 2017

This year's Traverse Festival programme presents eight world premieres, three European premieres and five Scottish premieres, among them a record five Traverse Theatre Company productions. In this, the 70th anniversary year of the Edinburgh Festival, the Traverse is proud to deliver its mission of championing international creative talent and programming urgent and diverse work, placing powerful contemporary theatre at the heart of cultural life.

Tony Awards Close-Up: INDECENT Creators Rebecca Taichman & Paula Vogel Spread the Tonys Love!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2017

Paula Vogel and Rebecca Taichman both make their Broadway debuts this season with the timely Indecent, which picked up three Tony nominations- two of which for Vogel's words and Taichman's direction. Below, watch as they explain why their collaboration was so vital to the show's success.  

STAGE TUBE: New Teaser, Plus Signed Intro for Mosaic Theater Company's MILK LIKE SUGAR
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

Hot on the heels of the record-breaking, critically hailed Satchmo at the Waldorf, Mosaic Theater Company of DC's Season Two continues with Kirsten Greenidge's riotous, Obie Award-winning MILK LIKE SUGAR (November 2 - 27, 2016), under the direction of Mosaic Theater's Jennifer L. Nelson (The Gospel of Lovingkindness). Click below to watch a new teaser for the show, plus a signed intro touting Mosaic's new accessibility initiative!

STAGE TUBE: New Teaser, Plus Signed Intro for Mosaic Theater Company's MILK LIKE SUGAR
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2016

Hot on the heels of the record-breaking, critically hailed Satchmo at the Waldorf, Mosaic Theater Company of DC's Season Two continues with Kirsten Greenidge's riotous, Obie Award-winning MILK LIKE SUGAR (November 2 - 27, 2016), under the direction of Mosaic Theater's Jennifer L. Nelson (The Gospel of Lovingkindness). Click below to watch a new teaser for the show, plus a signed intro touting Mosaic's new accessibility initiative!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Trailer, Go Behind-the-Scenes with Huntington's MILK LIKE SUGAR
by Stage Tube - Feb 3, 2016

The Huntington Theatre Company presents the Obie Award-winning drama MILK LIKE SUGAR by Huntington Playwriting Fellow Kirsten Greenidge (Luck of the Irish) and directed by Huntington Associate Producer M. Bevin O'Gara (Becoming Cuba). Performances continue now through February 27, 2016 in the Roberts Studio Theatre in the South End / Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA. Below, check out the trailer and go behind-the-scenes with the cast and creative team of MILK LIKE SUGAR!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek of LCT3's LUCK OF THE IRISH
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 12, 2013

Lincoln Center Theater/LCT3's 2012-2013 season continues with the opening of LUCK OF THE IRISH, a new play by Kirsten Greenidge, directed by Rebecca Taichman, and featuring Marsha Stephanie Blake, Eisa Davis, Dashiell Eaves, Frank Harts, Robert Hogan, Jenny O'Hara, Carra Patterson, Amanda Quaid and Victor Williams, at the Claire Tow Theater, LCT3's new home atop the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65th Street). BroadwayWorld brings you performance highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: A Glance at La Jolla Playhouse's MILK LIKE SUGAR
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 14, 2011

La Jolla Playhouse presents the world premiere of Milk Like Sugar, by Kirsten Greenidge, directed by Rebecca Taichman (Playhouse's Sleeping Beauty Wakes), running through September 25 in the Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre. Milk Like Sugar is a co-commission with Theatre Masters, produced in association with Playwrights Horizons and The Women's Project. Get a look at the production below!

STAGE TUBE: Yale Rep Presents BOSSA NOVA
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 2, 2010

Yale Repertory Theatre (James Bundy, Artistic Director; Victoria Nolan, Managing Director) presents the world premiere of BOSSA NOVA, a powerful and poignant new play by Kirsten Greenidge, directed by OBIE Award winner Evan Yionoulis. BOSSA NOVA plays November 26-December 18; Opening Night is Thursday, December 2, at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street, at York Street).


Kirsten Greenidge Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Kirsten Greenidge written?
Kirsten Greenidge has written 1 shows including Luck of the Irish (Playwright).

What awards has Kirsten Greenidge been nominated for?
Playwriting (Obie Awards) for Milk Like Sugar .

What awards has Kirsten Greenidge won?
Playwriting (Obie Awards) for Milk Like Sugar.