Photo Flash:  First Look at World Premiere of MEMORARE...Photo Flash: First Look at World Premiere of MEMORARE...
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2018

As previously announced, the critically acclaimed Beautiful Soup Theater Collective will present the world premiere production of Steven Carl McCasland's Memorare this winter. The new drama, featuring an all female ensemble, will bow at St. John's Lutheran Church on Christopher Street in January of 2018. Set to star in the production is Helen Hayes Award-winner Patti Mariano as Sister Mary Cecelia (Broadway: Original Cast of The Music Man, George M!, The Full Monty and more) and newcomer Ashleigh Awusie as Sister Mary Azu (Ain't Never Been Easy). Award-winning director Peter Darney (5 Guys Chillin') directs the limited engagement. (more...)

Photo Flash:  Beautiful Soup Theater Collective presents the World Premiere of MEMORAREPhoto Flash: Beautiful Soup Theater Collective presents the World Premiere of MEMORARE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2018

As previously announced, the critically acclaimed Beautiful Soup Theater Collective will present the world premiere production of Steven Carl McCasland's Memorare this winter. The new drama, featuring an all female ensemble, will bow at St. John's Lutheran Church on Christopher Street in January of 2018. Set to star in the production is Helen Hayes Award-winner Patti Mariano as Sister Mary Cecelia (Broadway: Original Cast of The Music Man, George M!, The Full Monty and more) and newcomer Ashleigh Awusie as Sister Mary Azu (Ain't Never Been Easy). Award-winning director Peter Darney (5 Guys Chillin') directs the limited engagement. (more...)

Beautiful Soup Theater Collective to present the World Premiere of Steven Carl McCasland's MEMORAREBeautiful Soup Theater Collective to present the World Premiere of Steven Carl McCasland's MEMORARE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2018

As previously announced, the critically acclaimed Beautiful Soup Theater Collective will present the world premiere production of Steven Carl McCasland's Memorare this winter. The timely piece about a New York City convent will offer free tickets to all performances (at the box office only) to Sisters of any convent in the tri-state area. (more...)

World Premiere of McCasland's MEMORARE Begins January 10World Premiere of McCasland's MEMORARE Begins January 10
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2017

As previously announced, the critically acclaimed Beautiful Soup Theater Collective will present the world premiere production of Steven Carl McCasland's Memorare this winter. The new drama, featuring an all female ensemble, will bow at St. John's Lutheran Church on Christopher Street in January of 2018. Set to star in the production is Helen Hayes Award-winner Patti Mariano as Sister Mary Cecelia (Broadway: Original Cast of The Music Man, George M!, The Full Monty and more) and newcomer Ashleigh Awusie as Sister Mary Azu (Ain't Never Been Easy). Award-winning director Peter Darney (5 Guys Chillin') directs the limited engagement. (more...)

Mariano, Awusie and More to Star in World Premiere of McCasland's Memorare This Winter...Mariano, Awusie and More to Star in World Premiere of McCasland's Memorare This Winter...
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2017

The Beautiful Soup Theater Collective will present the world premiere production of Steven Carl McCasland's Memorare this winter. The new drama featuring an all female ensemble will bow at St. John's Lutheran Church on Christopher Street in January of 2018. Set to star in the production is Helen Hayes Award-winner Patti Mariano as Sister Mary Cecelia (Broadway: Original Cast of The Music Man, George M!, The Full Monty and more) and newcomer Ashleigh Awusie as Sister Mary Azu (Ain't Never Been Easy). Peter Darney will direct the limited engagement. (more...)

Honest Accomplice Theatre's 'ReconFIGUREd' to Explore How Bodies Enable, Constrain and Define UsHonest Accomplice Theatre's 'ReconFIGUREd' to Explore How Bodies Enable, Constrain and Define Us
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

Honest Accomplice Theatre presents ReconFIGUREd, co-created and directed by Maggie Keenan-Bolger and Rachel Sullivan, presented at University Settlement (184 Eldridge Street, New York NY) August 9, 10, 11, 12 at 8pm. (more...)

Honest Accomplice Theatre's 'ReconFIGUREd' to Explore How Bodies Enable, Constrain and Define UsHonest Accomplice Theatre's 'ReconFIGUREd' to Explore How Bodies Enable, Constrain and Define Us
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

Honest Accomplice Theatre presents ReconFIGUREd, co-created and directed by Maggie Keenan-Bolger and Rachel Sullivan, presented at University Settlement (184 Eldridge Street, New York NY) August 9, 10, 11, 12 at 8pm. (more...)

THE BIRDS AND THE BEES: UNABRIDGED Will Return to the Tank This October!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2015

THE BIRDS & THE BEES: UNABRIDGED explores the unique -- yet interwoven -- life circumstances of eight women & trans people forced to confront their own sexuality, realizing that sexuality itself is not simple or clear-cut. Through dialogue, movement, song, humor, and multimedia, the performance examines such themes as partner communication, sexual identity, the de-sexualization of aging women, today's "hook-up" culture, and sexual health. (more...)

Honest Accomplice Theatre Will Present THE BIRDS AND THE BEES: UNABRIDGED at the Tank
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2015

Honest Accomplice Theatre's THE BIRDS & THE BEES: UNABRIDGED is currently on tour in the greater New York City area to build on the success of their NYC productions at University Settlement.  THE BIRDS & THE BEES: UNABRIDGED explores the unique -- yet interwoven -- life circumstances of eight women & trans people forced to confront their own sexuality, realizing that sexuality itself is not simple or clear-cut.  Through dialogue, movement, song, humor, and multimedia, the performance examines such themes as partner communication, sexual identity, the de-sexualization of aging women, today's "hook-up" culture, and sexual health. (more...)

La Muse Venale Presents Honestly Abe, Closes 4/24
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2011

La Muse Venale presents a musical tale of dreams, possibilities and heartbreak in Robert L. Hecker's Honestly Abe, which shines a spotlight on a little-known early chapter in the life of President Abraham Lincoln. Directed by Joshua A. Kashinsky, Honestly Abe will begin performances at the Mint Theater at 311 West 43rd Street. (more...)

La Muse Venale Presents Honestly Abe 4/9-24
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2011

La Muse Venale presents a musical tale of dreams, possibilities and heartbreak in Robert L. Hecker's Honestly Abe, which shines a spotlight on a little-known early chapter in the life of President Abraham Lincoln. Directed by Joshua A. Kashinsky, Honestly Abe will begin performances at the Mint Theater at 311 West 43rd Street. (more...)

La Muse Venale Presents Honestly Abe 4/9-24
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2011

La Muse Venale presents a musical tale of dreams, possibilities and heartbreak in Robert L. Hecker's Honestly Abe, which shines a spotlight on a little-known early chapter in the life of President Abraham Lincoln. Directed by Joshua A. Kashinsky, Honestly Abe will begin performances at the Mint Theater at 311 West 43rd Street. (more...)

NY Artists Unlimited At IETM Intl. Theater Conf. 11/5-9
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2008

Artistic Director Melba LaRose and Resident Director Tony Spinosa represented NY Artists Unlimited at the IETM International Theatre Conference in Zurich, Switzerland, November 5th - 9th 2008. This conference attracts professional theatre producers, directors, arts endowment directors, and creative believers in the growth of the arts on a global level. The five-day conference presented panel discussions with topics ranging from the Economy and the Arts to discussions revolving around the European Identity and European Misunderstandings. The conference also included day trips to various parts of Zurich and tours of local theatres with shared insights from resident theatre Artistic Directors and actors. Evenings were generally filled with theatre productions, some of which were mounted specifically for the conference. (more...)