Dana Aber Encores BAGGAGE AT THE DOOR Soloshow At PIT Loft Dana Aber Encores BAGGAGE AT THE DOOR Soloshow At PIT Loft
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2018

After an oversold night at Dixon Place this August, Dana Aber will perform two evenings of her autobiographical soloshow Baggage at the Door at the PIT Loft: Sunday October 14 at 8pm and Monday October 29 at 9:30pm. Hailed as 'deeply moving' with 'infectious original songs,' Baggage at the Door is a 'disarmingly charming' look at healing from trauma. Incorporating video games, humor, and video projections, this quirky and candid piece explores her attempts to break the PTSD trauma cycle and find courage to unpack her baggage and claim a better life. (more...)

Dana Aber Encores Presents Solo Show BAGGAGE AT THE DOOR At PIT Loft Dana Aber Encores Presents Solo Show BAGGAGE AT THE DOOR At PIT Loft
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2018

After an oversold workshop performance at Dixon Place this August, Dana Aber will perform two evenings of her soloshow Baggage at the Door at the PIT Loft: Sunday October 14 at 8pm and Monday October 29 at 9:30pm. Hailed as 'deeply moving' with 'infectious original songs,' Baggage at the Door is a 'disarmingly charming' look at healing from trauma. Incorporating video games, humor, and video projections, this quirky and candid piece explores her attempts to break the PTSD trauma cycle and find courage to unpack her baggage and claim a better life. (more...)

Gay Humor Brings Communities Together At The PIT Gay Humor Brings Communities Together At The PIT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2018

Comically inclined choreographer Jamie Benson joins forces with Peoples Improv Theater (PIT) to present Gay Stuff on May 15, 2018, from 10-11pm ($8 tickets). Benson, and his outsider comedic team, are debuting 3 sketches, 2 stand-up sets, and some sassy/stupid walks for the PIT's Striker main stage. Gay Stuff will dissect internalized homophobia, oppressive bro prerogative, and marginalizing gay cliches, but like, with dick jokes. (more...)

Gay Choreographer Comes Out... As Comedian Gay Choreographer Comes Out... As Comedian
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2018

Comically inclined choreographer Jamie Benson joins forces with Peoples Improv Theater (PIT) to present Gay Stuff on May 15, 2018, from 10-11pm ($8 tickets). Benson, and his outsider comedic team, are debuting 3 sketches, 2 stand-up sets, and some sassy/stupid walks for the PIT's Striker main stage. Gay Stuff will dissect internalized homophobia, oppressive bro prerogative, and marginalizing gay cliches, but like, with dick jokes. (more...)

Photo Flash: ONE19 Announces Reading Series Photo Flash: ONE19 Announces Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2017

ONE19 Reading Series is designed to showcase the work of young emerging playwrights. (more...)

Comedy Show MED SCHOOL DROP OUT to Play PIT Comedy Show MED SCHOOL DROP OUT to Play PIT
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2017

Med School Dropout chronicles the story of Alexis Daloni from medical school rotations back to New York City where she has reemerged as an actress and a comedian. (more...)

Comedy Show MED SCHOOL DROP OUT to Play PIT Comedy Show MED SCHOOL DROP OUT to Play PIT
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2017

Med School Dropout chronicles the story of Alexis Daloni from medical school rotations back to New York City where she has reemerged as an actress and a comedian. (more...)

Comedians Dixon, Dimino, Daloni Slated for The PIT This Friday Comedians Dixon, Dimino, Daloni Slated for The PIT This Friday
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

The Peoples Improv Theater is  proud to present comedians Daloni, Dimino and Dixon in Med School Drop Out at The PIT Underground Stage in New York City this Friday August 18th (more...)

Comedians Daloni, Dimino, Bocchetti Come to The PIT This Saturday Comedians Daloni, Dimino, Bocchetti Come to The PIT This Saturday
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

The Peoples Improv Theater is  proud to present comedians Daloni, Dimino and Bocchetti in Med School Drop Out at The PIT Underground Stage in New York City this Saturday August 5th. (more...)

BWW Review: Prospective In-Laws Clash Over Religion In THE PROFANE
by Michael Dale - Apr 17, 2017

From ABIE'S IRISH ROSE to LA CAGE AUX FOLLES and beyond, the conflicts that occur when future in-laws meet for the first time have been a traditional source of comedy for both stage and screen. (more...)

Playwrights Horizons Extends Zayd Dohrn's THE PROFANE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

Playwrights Horizons has announced, following critical acclaim and popular demand, a one-week extension for The Profane, the world premiere of a new play by Horton Foote Prize winner Zayd Dohrn (Sick, Reborning) and directed by Kip Fagan (Grand Concourse at Playwrights, Exit Strategy). (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Zayd Dohrn's THE PROFANE at Playwrights Horizons
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

Playwrights Horizons presents the world premiere production of The Profane, a new play by Zayd Dohrn (Outside People, Reborning). Directed by Kip Fagan (Grand Concourse at Playwrights, Exit Strategy, The Revisionist, Asuncion), The Profane is currently in previews and opens on April 9 at the Peter Jay Sharp Theater (416 West 42nd Street) for a run through April 30. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Playwrights Horizons Kicks Off LIVEforFIVE Lottery for THE PROFANE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

Playwrights Horizons is now accepting entries today, Monday, March 6, for the LIVEforFIVE online lottery for $5 tickets to their world premiere production of The Profane, a new play by Zayd Dohrn (Outside People, Reborning). (more...)