Theater Resources Unlimited Announces January PanelTheater Resources Unlimited Announces January Panel
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2019

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) presents the January Panel Getting Past the Gatekeepers: Opening the Doors for Greater Diversity in Theateron Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 7:30pm (networking at 7pm) at Polaris North, 245 W. 29th St. 4th floor, NYC, 10001. (more...)

Dance/NYC Announces Recipients Of New York City Dance Rehearsal Space Subsidy ProgramDance/NYC Announces Recipients Of New York City Dance Rehearsal Space Subsidy Program
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

The service organization Dance/NYC has announced recipients of the New York City Dance Rehearsal Space Subsidy Program. Administered by Dance/NYC and made possible by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the program offers support over a 36-month period to 15 NYC-based organizations in order to provide subsidized rates for dance rehearsal space. (more...)

Gregg Mozgala Joins Queens Theatre Staff as Director of InclusionGregg Mozgala Joins Queens Theatre Staff as Director of Inclusion
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2019

Queens Theatre announces that Gregg Mozgala has accepted the position of Director of Inclusion at the Flushing Meadows Corona Park performing arts center. (more...)

The Drama Desk Presents Panel Discussion Focused On Opportunities For Disabled Theater ArtistsThe Drama Desk Presents Panel Discussion Focused On Opportunities For Disabled Theater Artists
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2018

The Drama Desk will host a panel titled 'Expanding the Discourse: Is the Landscape of Theater Changing for Artists with Disabilities?' on Monday, November 12, 2018, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 Eighth Avenue, Studio 17E, in New York City. (more...)

Queens Theatre Offers Training For Early-Career Actors With DisabilitiesQueens Theatre Offers Training For Early-Career Actors With Disabilities
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2018

Queens Theatre is excited to announce its new training program specifically for early-career Deaf and disabled actors with its Theatre For All Initiative. The two-week, free program runs Sept. 16 to Sept. 28, and will include workshops on Acting for the Camera, Acting for the Stage, Movement, Voice, Improv, Auditioning, and Commercials. The program will culminate with a showcase performance for an invited industry audience. (more...)

Shakespeare For EVERYONE Festival Starts MondayShakespeare For EVERYONE Festival Starts Monday
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2018

A new Shakespeare festival emphasizing inclusivity and diversity is being launched by New York Shakespeare Exchange (NYSX) this spring. Running from April 23 through May 19, the 1st annual Shakespeare for Everyone Festival will have as its centerpiece the world premieres of eight new short plays in heightened language by a group of authors who identify with social, ethnic or gender-based communities with limited interaction with mainstream Shakespeare work and fields of study. (more...)

Autism-Related Panels, Exhibition, Talkbacks Set for Tectonic's UNCOMMON SENSE at The Sheen CenterAutism-Related Panels, Exhibition, Talkbacks Set for Tectonic's UNCOMMON SENSE at The Sheen Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

Tectonic Theater Project and The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture have announced an array of programs to accompany the New York premiere of Uncommon Sense, written by Anushka Paris-Carter and Andy Paris and directed by Andy Paris, produced by Tectonic Theater Project under the artistic direction of Mois s Kaufman. (more...)

Tim J. Lord Selected as First Ever Recipient of The Apothetae & Lark Playwriting FellowshipTim J. Lord Selected as First Ever Recipient of The Apothetae & Lark Playwriting Fellowship
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

The Apothetae, a theater company committed to the production of works that explore and illuminate the Disabled Experience, and The Lark, a play development lab devoted to equity, community, and the power of an individual artistic voice, are thrilled to announce the inaugural recipient of The Apothetae and Lark Playwriting Fellowship for a Disabled writer is Tim J. Lord. (more...)

On Her Shoulders to Present Special Event RADICAL VOICES: THEN & NOW
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

On Her Shoulders will present a special event on Monday, April 3, 2017 celebrating its theatrical heritage as agents of change. (more...)

TOSCANA, OR WHAT I REMEMBER Opens Tonight at Cherry Lane Studio
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2016

TOSCANA, Or What I Remember, a new play by Marta Mondelli, begins at Cherry Lane Theatre Studio tonight, September 15th, and runs through October 1st. (more...)

TOSCANA, OR WHAT I REMEMBER to Open This September at Cherry Lane Studio
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

TOSCANA, Or What I Remember, a new play by Marta Mondelli, begins at Cherry Lane Theatre Studio September 15th and runs through October 1st. (more...)

Photo Flash: Tonya Pinkins and More in TBTB's STILL MORE OF OUR PARTS Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2013

Theater Breaking Through Barriers (TBTB), the renowned Off-Broadway company known for its productions that integrate artists with disabilities with able-bodied actors, presents its third annual short play festival, STILL MORE OF OUR PARTS - an evening of six ten-minute plays about disabilities -- with performances running through June 28 at Theatre Row's Clurman Theatre (410 West 42nd Street). BroadwayWorld has photos of the casts in action below! (more...)

Tonya Pinkins Joins STILL MORE OF OUR PARTS, Now thru 6/28 at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2013

Theater Breaking Through Barriers (TBTB), the renowned Off-Broadway company known for its productions that integrate artists with disabilities with able-bodied actors, presents its third annual short play festival, STILL MORE OF OUR PARTS - an evening of six ten-minute plays about disabilities, featuring world premieres by Jerrod Bogard, Bekah Brunstetter, Bruce Graham, Samuel D. Hunter, Neil LaBute, and Lynn Manning, with performances to run tonight, June 13-28 at Theatre Row's Clurman Theatre (410 West 42nd Street). Christopher Burris, Nicholas Viselli, Christina Roussos, Russell Treyz, Karen Case Cook, and Roberto Cambeiro direct. (more...)

Tonya Pinkins Joins STILL MORE OF OUR PARTS, 6/13-28 at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2013

Theater Breaking Through Barriers (TBTB), the renowned Off-Broadway company known for its productions that integrate artists with disabilities with able-bodied actors, presents its third annual short play festival, STILL MORE OF OUR PARTS - an evening of six ten-minute plays about disabilities, featuring world premieres by Jerrod Bogard, Bekah Brunstetter, Bruce Graham, Samuel D. Hunter, Neil LaBute, and Lynn Manning, with performances to run June 13-28 at Theatre Row's Clurman Theatre (410 West 42nd Street). Christopher Burris, Nicholas Viselli, Christina Roussos, Russell Treyz, Karen Case Cook, and Roberto Cambeiro direct. (more...)

Tri-Union Summit Joins Performers With Disabilities & Industry Executives
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2012

I AM PWD, a tri-union partnership to promote the inclusion of people with disabilities in the media, marked the end of its three-year campaign Wednesday, January 11 with a bi-coastal industry summit held via videoconference. (more...)

Amaryllis Theatre Company Presents Lydia 4/12-23
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2011

Amaryllis Theatre Company will present the Philadelphia Premiere of the intense, lyrical, and magical new play Lydia by Octavio Solis. (more...)

Amaryllis Theatre Company Presents Lydia 4/12-23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2011

Amaryllis Theatre Company will present the Philadelphia Premiere of the intense, lyrical, and magical new play Lydia by Octavio Solis. (more...)

Krankenhaus Blues Returns to Off-Bway, October 5
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2006

Visible Theatre will remount Sam Forman's play Krankenhaus Blues at the Dorothy Strelsin Theatre beginning October 5th (more...)