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HE SAID AND SHE SAID Comes to The Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Photo HE SAID AND SHE SAID Comes to The Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2021

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse presents a new free 'screened' reading, live-streamed at no charge, with talkback to follow: HE SAID AND SHE SAID, by Alice Gerstenberg.

BWW Review: WOMEN AND ONE ACTS at TAFE-Theatre Arts For Everyone Photo BWW Review: WOMEN AND ONE ACTS at TAFE-Theatre Arts For Everyone
by Andrea Stephenson - Mar 6, 2021

Join TAFE for their virtual production in honor of Women's History Month. Take a journey through the lives, loves, hopes, and dreams of a variety of women.

Metropolitan Playhouse Presents DECEIVERS by William C. deMille Photo Metropolitan Playhouse Presents DECEIVERS by William C. deMille
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 17, 2021

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will present its next free 'screened' readings, live-streamed at no charge, with talkback to follow: DECEIVERS, William C. DeMille.

Bakersfield Community Theatre Presents One-Act HE SAID AND SHE SAID on Facebook Photo Bakersfield Community Theatre Presents One-Act HE SAID AND SHE SAID on Facebook
by Stephi Wild - Aug 29, 2020

Bakersfield Community Theatre recently presented HE SAID AND SHE SAID, a play in one-act by Alice Gerstenberg, on Facebook Live.

Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Free Screened Reading of THE PEOPLE by Susan Glaspe Photo Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Free Screened Reading of THE PEOPLE by Susan Glaspell
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2020

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will present a free 'screened' reading of THE PEOPLE, a one-act play by Susan Glaspell, via live stream video, with talkback to follow, on Saturday, July 18th, 2020 at 8 PM, EST.

The Studio Theatre Presents VIRTUAL PLAY READING Series Photo The Studio Theatre Presents VIRTUAL PLAY READING Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2020

Enjoy a Free Virtual Play Reading every Friday at 1pm: This week, The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol will present its seventh Virtual Play Reading with: Ever Young on Friday, June 12th at 1pm EDT.

Metropolitan Playhouse Presents Free Screened Reading of COMPROMISE by Willis Richard Photo Metropolitan Playhouse Presents Free Screened Reading of COMPROMISE by Willis Richardson
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2020

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will present a free 'screened' reading of COMPROMISE, by Willis Richardson--first African American playwright to have a drama produced on Broadway--via live stream video, with talkback to follow, on Saturday, June 13th, 2020 at 8 PM, EST.

Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Free Screened Reading of  Alice Gerstenberg's EVER  Photo Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Free Screened Reading of Alice Gerstenberg's EVER YOUNG
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2020

In its ongoing series, Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will present a free 'screened' reading of Alice Gerstenberg's EVER YOUNG, via live stream video, with talkback to follow, on Saturday, June 6th, 2020 at 8 PM, EST.

Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Screened Reading of CONSTANCY by Neith Boyce Photo Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Screened Reading of CONSTANCY by Neith Boyce
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2020

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will present a free 'screened' reading of Neith Boyce's groundbreaking drama, CONSTANCY, via live stream video, with talkback to follow, on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at 8 PM, EST.

Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Free Screened Reading of THE POTBOILER Photo Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Free Screened Reading of THE POTBOILER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2020

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will present a free 'screened' reading of Alice Gerstenberg's popular comedy, THE POTBOILER, via live stream video, with talkback to follow, on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 8 PM, EST.

Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Presents SUPPRESSED DESIRES, May 16 Photo Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Presents SUPPRESSED DESIRES, May 16
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 13, 2020

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will present a 'screened' reading of Susan Glaspell and George Cram Cook's one-act comedy, SUPPRESSED DESIRES, via live stream video, with special guest J ELLEN GAINOR participating in a post-show talk on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 8 PM, EST. Running Time: 40 minutes. Talkback to follow, including audience questions. Available via Zoom and YouTube.

Metropolitan Playhouse Will Present Zero Boy as Johnny Z Photo Metropolitan Playhouse Will Present Zero Boy as Johnny Z
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2020

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse presents Zero Boy in the persona of Johnny Z, loveable gangster, hosting this week's sonic storytelling and improvisational repartee:

Metropolitan Will Present A Virtual Playhouse Double Feature This Saturday Photo Metropolitan Will Present A Virtual Playhouse Double Feature This Saturday
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 28, 2020

Metropolitan will present a Virtual Playhouse Double Feature Saturday, May 2, 2020.

Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Zero Boy in New Live Stream Presentations Photo Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Zero Boy in New Live Stream Presentations
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2020

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will welcome Zero Boy to its on-line live-streaming presentations with a weekly show of sonic storytelling and improvisational repartee:

Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Presents OVERTONES Photo Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Presents OVERTONES
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 14, 2020

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will present a 'screened' reading of Alice Gerstenberg's 191 one-act, OVERTONES, via live stream video on Saturday, April 18, 2020 at 8 PM, EST.

Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Presents HEARTS, By Alice Gerstenberg Photo Metropolitan Virtual Playhouse Presents HEARTS, By Alice Gerstenberg
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 8, 2020

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will present a 'screened' reading of Alice Gerstenberg's 1917 one-act, HEARTS, via live stream video on Saturday, April 11, 2020 at 8 PM, EST. Available by Zoom and YouTube: www.metropolitanplayhouse.org/virtualplayhouse

Metropolitan Playhouse to Present 'Screened' Reading of Eugene O'Neill's THE ROPE Photo Metropolitan Playhouse to Present 'Screened' Reading of Eugene O'Neill's THE ROPE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2020

Metropolitan Playhouse will present a 'screened' reading of Eugene O'Neill's 1918 one-act, THE ROPE, via live stream video on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 8 PM, EST.

Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Live-Streamed Staged Reading of HE SAID AND SHE SAI Photo Metropolitan Playhouse to Present Live-Streamed Staged Reading of HE SAID AND SHE SAID
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 27, 2020

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse will present a stage reading of Alice Gerstenberg's short one-act, HE SAID AND SHE SAID, via live stream video on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 7 PM.

Photo Flash: SUMMER SHORTS Presents Four Of The Best With Plenty Of Zest And Jest Photo Photo Flash: SUMMER SHORTS Presents Four Of The Best With Plenty Of Zest And Jest
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 5, 2020

WHAT do a 1920s social satire, an argument over a wedding, junior football and online scam have in common?

BWW Review:  Duncan Sheik, Steven Sater and Jessie Nelson's ALICE BY HEART Turns Blit Photo BWW Review: Duncan Sheik, Steven Sater and Jessie Nelson's ALICE BY HEART Turns Blitz-Ravaged London into Wonderland
by Michael Dale - Mar 17, 2019

According to this reviewer's admittedly casual bit of Googling, the first Broadway production based on Lewis Carroll's 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' was playwright Alice Gerstenberg's version, which opened at the Booth in 1915. But undoubtedly there were many other variations before then.

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