The Kitchen to Presents Jay Scheib's PLATONOV, 1/8-24
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2013

The Kitchen welcomes back director-designer Jay Scheib for the premiere of an innovative new "live cinema performance," Platonov, or The Disinherited, adapted from Chekhov's unfinished first play, found in a safe-deposit box after his death. The work is produced by ArKtype / Thomas O. Kriegsmann and consists of two integral halves: Platonov, a live theatrical event performed by an ensemble that includes Mikeah Ernest Jennings, Sarita Choudhury and Tony Torn in The Kitchen's black box theater; and The Disinherited, the live feature film of the performance that will be live-edited and broadcast in real time each night to movie theaters including BAM Rose Cinemas, AMC Empire 25 in Times Square and others to be announced. (more...)

City Parks Presents SUMMER SHAKE UP!: A SPECIAL EVENT FOR STUDENTS 7/10
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2010

SummerStage has announced the continuation of their first theater season with Summer Shake Up!; a fun and special theater event for students 6th grade and up! (more...)

SummerStage Season Continues With AMERICAN SCHEMES, 7/9
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2010

SummerStage has announced the continuation of their first theater season with American Schemes, written by Radha Blank and Directed by Charlotte L. Brathwaite. This show is a part of SummerStage's summer-long FREE theater program and will take place on Friday, July 2nd and Saturday July 3rd at St. Mary's Park, Bronx and Friday, July 9th at Crotona Park, Bronx at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

City Parks Presents SUMMER SHAKE UP!: A SPECIAL EVENT FOR STUDENTS 7/10
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2010

SummerStage has announced the continuation of their first theater season with Summer Shake Up!; a fun and special theater event for students 6th grade and up! (more...)

SummerStage Season Continues With AMERICAN SCHEMES, 7/2, 7/9
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2010

SummerStage has announced the continuation of their first theater season with American Schemes, written by Radha Blank and Directed by Charlotte L. Brathwaite. This show is a part of SummerStage's summer-long FREE theater program and will take place on Friday, July 2nd and Saturday July 3rd at St. Mary's Park, Bronx and Friday, July 9th at Crotona Park, Bronx at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

SummerStage Season Continues With AMERICAN SCHEMES, 7/2, 7/9
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2010

SummerStage has announced the continuation of their first theater season with American Schemes, written by Radha Blank and Directed by Charlotte L. Brathwaite. This show is a part of SummerStage's summer-long FREE theater program and will take place on Friday, July 2nd and Saturday July 3rd at St. Mary's Park, Bronx and Friday, July 9th at Crotona Park, Bronx at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center Honor Hal Prince with Monte Cristo Award
by Peter James Zielinski - Apr 6, 2010

Tom Viertel, Chairman of the Board of the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, has announced that Stephen Sondheim will present Harold Prince with the organization's Monte Cristo Award at a gala benefit on Monday, April 5, 2010 at Bridgewaters. The Award, given annually in recognition of a distinguished career exemplifying Eugene O'Neill's pioneering spirit and standard of excellence, has previously been presented to Kevin Spacey, Neil Simon, Jason Robards, Jr., Edward Albee, August Wilson, Zoe Caldwell, Brian Dennehy, Karl Malden, Arthur and Barbara Gelb, and Wendy Wasserstein. (more...)

Photo Coverage: FELA! Bdwy Opening Night After Party
by Monica Simoes - Nov 24, 2009

Fela!, the new musical based on the life and music of groundbreaking African composer, performer and activist Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, opened on Broadway at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre (230 West 49th Street) last night, November 23, 2009. (more...)

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Opens Its 30th Season With ECLIPSED 9/6
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2009

Eclipsed runs August 31 - September 27, 2009, with Pay-What-You-Can performances on August 31 and September 1 at 8pm. (Note: these performances dates are changed since our original season announcement. No extension possible). Woolly Mammoth is located at 641 D Street, NW (7th & D). (more...)

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Presents World Premiere Of ECLIPSED 8/31 - 9/27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2009

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company will present the world premiere of ECLIPSED by Danai Gurira (Co-creator of In the Continuum) August 31 - September 27. Opening night is set for September 6. The production is directed by Liesl Tommy (The Good Negro, Public Theatre) and featuries Company Members Jessica Frances Dukes and Dawn Ursula. (more...)

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Opens Its 30th Season With ECLIPSED; Runs 8/31-9/27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2009

Eclipsed runs August 31 - September 27, 2009, with Pay-What-You-Can performances on August 31 and September 1 at 8pm. (Note: these performances dates are changed since our original season announcement. No extension possible). Woolly Mammoth is located at 641 D Street, NW (7th & D). (more...)

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Opens Its 30th Season With ECLIPSED; Runs 8/31-9/27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2009

Eclipsed runs August 31 - September 27, 2009, with Pay-What-You-Can performances on August 31 and September 1 at 8pm. (Note: these performances dates are changed since our original season announcement. No extension possible). Woolly Mammoth is located at 641 D Street, NW (7th & D). (more...)

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Announces Special Events in Conjunction With The World Premiere of ECLIPSED
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2009

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company announces special events in conjunction with the World Premiere of ECLIPSED by Danai Gurira (more...)

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Opens Its 30th Season With ECLIPSED; Runs 8/31-9/27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2009

Eclipsed runs August 31 - September 27, 2009, with Pay-What-You-Can performances on August 31 and September 1 at 8pm. (Note: these performances dates are changed since our original season announcement. No extension possible). Woolly Mammoth is located at 641 D Street, NW (7th & D). (more...)

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Opens Its 30th Season With ECLIPSED; Runs 8/31-9/27
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2009

Eclipsed runs August 31 - September 27, 2009, with Pay-What-You-Can performances on August 31 and September 1 at 8pm. (Note: these performances dates are changed since our original season announcement. No extension possible). Woolly Mammoth is located at 641 D Street, NW (7th & D). (more...)

Photo Coverage: 'Broadway Musicals of 1970' At Town Hall
by Linda Lenzi - Jun 17, 2009

Broadway Musicals of 1970 was presented by The Town Hall (123 West 43rd Street) on Monday, June 15th at 8PM. Concluding its ninth season with this concert, the critically acclaimed Broadway By The YearŽ series is known for great singing and spectacular Broadway dancing. The series is created, written and hosted by Scott Siegel for The Town Hall. The show was directed and choreographed by Fred Astaire Award nominee Jeffry Denman, who also performed in the show. (more...)

Photo Flash: Angela's Mixtape Enters Final Four Performances At New Georges
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2009

New Georges (Susan Bernfield, Artistic Director; Sarah Cameron Sunde, Associate Director), the OBIE Award-winning downtown theater company founded in 1992, and Hip-Hop Theater Festival is currently playing OBIE Winning Actress/Pulitzer-nominated playwright Eisa Davis' 'ANGELA'S MIXTAPE,' directed by Liesl Tommy. (more...)

ANGELA'S MIXTAPE Comes To New Georges 4/6-5/2
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2009

New Georges (Susan Bernfield, Artistic Director; Sarah Cameron Sunde, Associate Director), the OBIE Award-winning downtown theater company founded in 1992, and Hip-Hop Theater Festival will present the premiere of OBIE Winning Actress/Pulitzer-nominated playwright Eisa Davis' 'ANGELA'S MIXTAPE,' directed by Liesl Tommy. Ms. Davis who was recently seen on Broadway in last season's award-winning musical Passing Strange will portray herself and Linda Powell, last seen on Broadway in the Tony-nominated revival On Golden Pond, will portray her aunt, professor and activist Angela Davis. 'ANGELA'S MIXTAPE' will be performed at the Ohio Theatre, 66 Wooster Street (between Spring and Broome Streets). Previews begin Monday, April 6, and the official Opening Night will be Thursday, April 9 at 7:00 p.m. Performances will run through May 2. (more...)

TIMES 365:24:7 to Run at The Brick Mar. 14 - Apr. 11
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2009

Times 365:24:7 is being developed in collaboration with David Giambusso, a freelance reporter for The New York Times and The New Jersey Star-Ledger. In addition, company members have interviewed and visited journalists at various news-making institutions, including The Financial Times, Dan Rather Reports, MSNBC, The New Yorker, Marie Claire and CNN. (more...)

ANGELA'S MIXTAPE Comes To New Georges 4/6-5/2
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2009

New Georges (Susan Bernfield, Artistic Director; Sarah Cameron Sunde, Associate Director), the OBIE Award-winning downtown theater company founded in 1992, and Hip-Hop Theater Festival will present the premiere of OBIE Winning Actress/Pulitzer-nominated playwright Eisa Davis' 'ANGELA'S MIXTAPE,' directed by Liesl Tommy. Ms. Davis who was recently seen on Broadway in last season's award-winning musical Passing Strange will portray herself and Linda Powell, last seen on Broadway in the Tony-nominated revival On Golden Pond, will portray her aunt, professor and activist Angela Davis. 'ANGELA'S MIXTAPE' will be performed at the Ohio Theatre, 66 Wooster Street (between Spring and Broome Streets). Previews begin Monday, April 6, and the official Opening Night will be Thursday, April 9 at 7:00 p.m. Performances will run through May 2. (more...)

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