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Michole Biancosino

 
Bio:
Michole Biancosino is a director, producer, writer, and deviser, who has been developing and directing new works for the stage for over 20 years. As the Co-Founding Artistic Director of Project Y Theatre Company, Michole has a track record of launching world premieres in NYC, regionally, and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Michole Biancosino is a director, producer, writer, and deviser, who has been developing and directing new works for the stage for over 20 years. As the Co-Founding Artistic Director of Project Y Theatre Company, Michole has a track record of launching world premieres in NYC, regionally, and ... (read complete bio)

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Trump Lear, co-created by David Carl and Michole Biancosino. 



Michole Biancosino Biography

Michole Biancosino is a director, producer, writer, and deviser, who has been developing and directing new works for the stage for over 20 years. As the Co-Founding Artistic Director of Project Y Theatre Company, Michole has a track record of launching world premieres in NYC, regionally, and internationally. She co-created “Trump Lear” with actor/comedian David Carl, which had a year-long run downtown before selling out Edinburgh Fringe two seasons in a row. Another co-creation, “Gary Busey’s One-Man Hamlet” enjoyed two hit Fringe runs – in NY and Edinburgh – before touring the US including Chicago Shakespeare Theatre. Directing world premieres include “Three Musketeers 1941” by Megan Monaghan Rivas, “Connected” by Lia Romeo, “Cindy” and “Sleeping Beauty” by Amina Henry, as well as Peter Michael Marino's "Show UP!" "Show Up, Kids!" and "Planet of the Grapes" amongst many other new plays. Her productions have won multiple NY Innovative Theatre Awards, a United Solo Award, and Best Of and Critics’ Pick from The New York Times and TimeOutNY. She is an Assistant Professor of Theatre at Middlebury College. MFA in Directing: Rutgers University, Mason Gross School of the Arts. Recipient: SDC Gielgud Award for Classical Directing.




Michole Biancosino News

League of Professional Theatre Women to Launch 40th Anniversary Season With Event Thi Photo League of Professional Theatre Women to Launch 40th Anniversary Season With Event This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2022

The League of Professional Theatre Women will launch its 40th Anniversary Season on September 20th, with birthday messages from theatre luminaries: Irene Gandy, Emily Mann, Charlotte Moore, Estelle Parsons, Tonya Pinkins, Theresa Rebeck, Daryl Roth, Susan Stroman, Linda Winer and more.

Town Hall Theater & Project Y Theatre Presents YOGA WITH JILLIAN Photo Town Hall Theater & Project Y Theatre Presents YOGA WITH JILLIAN
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 23, 2022

On Saturday, September 10, Town Hall Theater and Project Y Theatre Present Yoga with Jillian. In this immersive play, yoga teacher Jillian plans to take the audience through an amazing, incredible, fantastic, one hour yoga journey. But the past couple years have been tough, am I right? As Jillian tries to teach again in our changed world, the shiny, happy yoga teacher attempts to keep the class, and herself, from completely imploding.

DAVID AND KATIE GET RE-MARRIED Comes to ChaShaMa in Chelsea Next Month Photo DAVID AND KATIE GET RE-MARRIED Comes to ChaShaMa in Chelsea Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2022

Project Y Theatre Company presents a limited run of the hit show at Chashama in Chelsea, David and Katie Get Re-Married, an unhinged musical comedy. Written and performed by: David Carl and Katie Hartman, Directed by: Michole Biancosino, and Produced by Project Y Theatre Company at ChaShaMa in Chelsea.

Project Y Theatre Company to Present ALL HANDS ON DECK With Playwrights Bleu Beckford Photo Project Y Theatre Company to Present ALL HANDS ON DECK With Playwrights Bleu Beckford-Burrell, Lisa Rosetta Strum & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

Project Y Theatre Company will present the final programming in the 7th Annual Women in Theatre Festival: ALL HANDS ON DECK, a reading and commission series dedicated to supporting the creation of new works by Female playwrights of the African diaspora.

DAVID AND KATIE GET RE-MARRIED to be Presented at New Brooklyn Theater Super Secret A Photo DAVID AND KATIE GET RE-MARRIED to be Presented at New Brooklyn Theater Super Secret Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022

Written and performed by real-life couple David Carl and Katie Hartman, David and Katie Get Re-Married is a real time sweet and sour wedding betwixt a star-crossed couple who has broken up and reunited more frequently than Spiderman has been rebooted. 

7th Annual Women In Theatre Festival to Return Virtually Photo 7th Annual Women In Theatre Festival to Return Virtually
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 18, 2022

Project Y Theatre Company commissioned 5 female playwrights to write 'Hybrid 2-Handers' as the centerpiece of this year's hybrid Women in Theatre Festival, a festival of new work written and created by women, originally conceived to be written for and performed to an in-person and streaming audience simultaneously.

Project Y Theatre Presents TINY BARN Hybrid Plays Streaming June 23 Through July 3 Photo Project Y Theatre Presents TINY BARN Hybrid Plays Streaming June 23 Through July 3
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 22, 2021

Project Y Theatre Company presents 12 playwright commissions as part of TINY BARN, streaming from VT to NYC June 23, 2021 through July 3, 2021.

Jersey City Theater Center Wraps Up New Play Festival Weeks 3 & 4 Photo Jersey City Theater Center Wraps Up New Play Festival Weeks 3 & 4
by A.A. Cristi - May 19, 2021

The Jersey City Theater Center’s 2021 New Play Festival, part of the New Jersey Theatre Alliance’s 2021 Stages Festival, wraps up four weeks of new plays the next two Thursdays May 20 and 27.  

Town Hall Theater Announces Inaugural Outdoor Season Photo Town Hall Theater Announces Inaugural Outdoor Season
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2021

Town Hall Theater has announced its inaugural outdoor season, featuring live music, comedy, plays, talks, films, food trucks and more.

Project Y Theatre Company & Women in Theatre Festival Present Digital World Premiere  Photo Project Y Theatre Company & Women in Theatre Festival Present Digital World Premiere of CLOSE (BUT NOT TOO CLOSE!)
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 26, 2021

'Close (But Not Too Close!)' is a new musical created for theatre-lovers longing for that 'live' theatre vibe, while simultaneously reveling in the ease of watching a show in pajamas at whatever time they want. This comedic new musical takes audiences on a journey into the world of a new dating website designed for the times we are living in.