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Birth Place:
Salt Lake City
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Christopher Borg is an actor, comedian, performance artist and occasional writer/director living in Manhattan since 1999. Off-Broadway he originated roles in Charles Busch's acclaimed productions of "The Confession of Lily Dare" and "Judith of Bethulia" as well “Penny Pennyworth” and “The Play ... (read more)
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Birth Place: Salt Lake City

Bio:
Christopher Borg is an actor, comedian, performance artist and occasional writer/director living in Manhattan since 1999. Off-Broadway he originated roles in Charles Busch's acclaimed productions of "The Confession of Lily Dare" and "Judith of Bethulia" as well “Penny Pennyworth” and “The Play ... (read more)
Photo Flash: First Look at DINING WITH PLOETZ At Theater For The New CityPhoto Flash: First Look at DINING WITH PLOETZ At Theater For The New City
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2019

Dining with Ploetz, an evening of one-acts, opened at Theater for the New City September 6. Written by playwright and published author Richard Ploetz, the production features three dark comedies, Goldfish, Memory Like a Pale Green Clock and Bone Appetite. The critically acclaimed production runs until September 22. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at the Cast Of DINING WITH PLOETZ At Theatre For The New CityPhoto Flash: First Look at the Cast Of DINING WITH PLOETZ At Theatre For The New City
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2019

Dining with Ploetz, an evening of one-acts, will play at Theater for the New City September 5 – 22. Opening night is slated for Friday, September 6 at 8:00 pm. Written by playwright and published author Richard Ploetz, the production features three dark comedies, Goldfish, Memory Like a Pale Green Clock and Bone Appetite. (more...)

The New York Innovative Theatre Awards Celebrates 15 Years & The 2019 Award NomineesThe New York Innovative Theatre Awards Celebrates 15 Years & The 2019 Award Nominees
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2019

On Monday, July 29, 2019, The New York Innovative Theatre Awards, announced the 2019 nominees for the annual Off-Off-Broadway awards. The It Awards have celebrated the vibrant and creative theatre community for the past 15 years.  The official announcement took place at (Le) Poisson Rouge by six celebrated artists and producers from the community including: Jazmyn Arroyo, Jennifer Betite Yen, Iyvon Edebiri, Chris Ignacio, Ashley Rogers, and Erez Ziv. (more...)

DINING WITH PLOETZ Set To Open At Theater For The New City, 9/6DINING WITH PLOETZ Set To Open At Theater For The New City, 9/6
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2019

Dining with Ploetz, an evening of one-acts, will play at Theater for the New City September 5 - 22. Opening night is slated for Friday, September 6 at 8:00 pm. Written by playwright and published author Richard Ploetz, the production features three dark comedies, Goldfish, Memory Like a Pale Green Clock and Bone Appetite. (more...)

Photo Flash: Charles Busch Returns to the Stage in THE CONFESSION OF LILY DAREPhoto Flash: Charles Busch Returns to the Stage in THE CONFESSION OF LILY DARE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2018

Check out the new photos below of Charles Busch's sold-out return to Theater for the New City in his uproarious new comedy The Confession of Lily Dare, directed by Busch's longtime collaborator Carl Andress. (more...)

Performances Begin Wednesday For Charles Busch In THE CONFESSION OF LILY DAREPerformances Begin Wednesday For Charles Busch In THE CONFESSION OF LILY DARE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2018

Performances begin this Wednesday for Charles Busch's return to Theater for the New City (Crystal Field, Executive Artistic Director) in his uproarious new comedy The Confession of Lily Dare, directed by Busch's longtime collaborator Carl Andress (The Tribute Artist, Judith of Bethulia, The Divine Sister). (more...)

Nancy Anderson and More to Join Charles Busch's THE CONFESSION OF LILY DARENancy Anderson and More to Join Charles Busch's THE CONFESSION OF LILY DARE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2018

Complete casting has been announced for Charles Busch's return to Theater for the New City (Crystal Field, Executive Artistic Director) in his uproarious new comedy The Confession of Lily Dare, directed by Busch's longtime collaborator Carl Andress (The Tribute Artist, Judith of Bethulia, The Divine Sister). (more...)

Photo Flash: TOSOS Celebrates Upcoming Season with Benefit at Norwood ClubPhoto Flash: TOSOS Celebrates Upcoming Season with Benefit at Norwood Club
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2017

TOSOS (The Other Side of Silence), New York City's Oldest LGBTQ Theatre celebrated their upcoming 2017-2018 season with a benefit at The Norwood Club in Chelsea, on September 14. Check out photos from the evening below! (more...)

Doric Wilson's STREET THEATER Launches TOSOS' 2017-18 Season TonightDoric Wilson's STREET THEATER Launches TOSOS' 2017-18 Season Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Please join TOSOS (The Other Side of Silence) and the Eagle Bar NYC for STREET THEATER, Doric Wilson's award-winning satire about the evening of the Stonewall riots. (more...)

2016 New York Innovative Theatre Award Winner for Outstanding Revival STREET THEATER Returns for a Limited Run2016 New York Innovative Theatre Award Winner for Outstanding Revival STREET THEATER Returns for a Limited Run
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

Doric Wilson's award-winning satire, STREET THEATER about the evening of the Stonewall riots, returns to the Eagle Bar for a limited run September 20 - October 4. The production is produced by TOSOS (The Other Side of Silence), New York City's Oldest LGBTQ Theatre and is the first play of their 2017-18 Season. TOSOS Artistic Director, Mark Finley directs. The production won the New York Innovative Theater Award in 2016 for Outstanding Revival. (more...)

Doric Wilson's STREET THEATER to Launch TOSOS' 2017-18 SeasonDoric Wilson's STREET THEATER to Launch TOSOS' 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Please join TOSOS (The Other Side of Silence) and the Eagle Bar NYC for STREET THEATER, Doric Wilson's award-winning satire about the evening of the Stonewall riots. (more...)

Nominees Announced for the 2017 Innovative Theatre Awards; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

On Monday, July 24, 2017, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 13 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, announced the 2017 nominees at its annual event, The IT Party. (more...)

Photo Flash: Retro Productions presents AND MISS REARDON DRINKS A LITTLE
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2017

Award-winning Retro Productions, under the Artistic Direction of Heather E. Cunningham, opened the critically acclaimed play, And Miss Reardon Drinks A Little, on Friday. The play was written by Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Paul Zindel. The production runs through May 20that the Gene Frankel Theatre, numerous shows have already sold-out. (more...)

Retro Productions to Donate a Percentage of Box Office to Neighborhood Cats
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

Retro Productions is pleased to announce that they will be donating a percentage of their box-office to the New York City based Neighborhood Cats. A catch, neuter, and release organization that was founded in 1999 by 3 Upper West Side neighbors who came together to help a colony of 30 feral cats. (more...)

TOSOS Presents Free Reading of BENT
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2017

The Robert Chesley/Jane Chambers Playwrights Project (TOSOS) Kathleen Warnock - curator presents a reading of BENT by Martin Sherman. (more...)

Award-Winning Retro Productions Presents AND MISS REARDON DRINKS A LITTLE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

Award-winning Retro Productions, under the Artistic Direction of Heather E. Cunningham, will present the critically acclaimed play, And Miss Reardon Drinks A Little. The production runs May 5th through May 20th at the Gene Frankel Theatre. Shay Gines, a Founding Executive Director of the New York Innovative Theatre Awards, directs. This is the 50th anniversary of And Miss Reardon Drinks A Little. The play was originally produced in Los Angles in 1967, and in 1971 the comedy opened on Broadway at the Morosco Theatre. (more...)

The New York Innovation Theatre Foundation Honors the Best and Brightest of Off-Off Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

On Monday, September 26, 2016, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 12 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, announced the 2016 recipients at its annual awards ceremony, The IT Awards. Hosted by a crowd favorite, Jason Kravits and directed by award winning director and sound designer, DeLisa White the ceremony took place from 7pm to 10pm at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College. (more...)

2016 Recipients Announced for New York Innovative Theatre Awards
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

On Monday, September 26, 2016, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 12 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, announced the 2016 recipients at its annual awards ceremony, The IT Awards. Hosted by a crowd favorite, Jason Kravits and directed by award winning director and sound designer, DeLisa White the ceremony took place from 7pm to 10pm at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College. (more...)

TOSOS, New York's Oldest LGBT Theatre, Nominated for Four New York Innovative Theatre Awards
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2016

TOSOS (The Other Side of Silence) was nominated for four New York Innovative Theatre Awards at last night's nomination party at 42WESTny. Nominations include Outstanding Revival of a Play, and Outstanding Ensemble for Doric Wilson's Street Theater for its run at The Eagle NY. Kathleen Warnock's play The Further Adventures of… was nominated for Outstanding Short Script and Outstanding Ensemble. The Further Adventures of… opens this Friday, August 12, at the 20th Annual New York International Fringe Festival. The New York Innovative Theatre Awards will be awarded this fall in New York City. (more...)

2016 New York Innovative Theatre Nominees Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2016

On Monday, August 8, 2016, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 12 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, announced the 2016 nominees at its annual event, The IT Party, celebrating 12 years and thousands of nominees at 42West. Scroll down for the full list of nominations! (more...)

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