Lin Shaye, Josh Peck, Ben Adams, and More Will Lead Benefit Reading of THE BENCH In LA's Matrix TheatreLin Shaye, Josh Peck, Ben Adams, and More Will Lead Benefit Reading of THE BENCH In LA's Matrix Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2019

VIP Ignite and Joe Stern will host a star-studded benefit performance of Robert Galinsky's powerful Off-Broadway solo show The Bench as a benefit for A Million Drops Learning Center of Los Angeles on Tuesday, August 20th, at 8 pm at Los Angeles's Matrix Theatre located at 7657 Melrose Ave, 90046. (more...)

Laura San Giacomo, Gary Cole, and More to Star in Benefit Reading of THE BENCHLaura San Giacomo, Gary Cole, and More to Star in Benefit Reading of THE BENCH
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2019

Councilmember Paul Koretz and Joe Stern will host a star-studded benefit performance of Robert Galinsky's powerful Off Broadway solo show  The Bench as a benefit for the League of Women Voters of Los Angeles on Tuesday, July 16 at 8 pm at Los Angeles's Matrix Theatre located at 7657 Melrose Ave, 90046.  (more...)

The STAGE Network Will Film THE BENCH, A HOMELESS LOVE STORY This Week At The TriadThe STAGE Network Will Film THE BENCH, A HOMELESS LOVE STORY This Week At The Triad
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2019

The Off-Broadway and West Coast hit, The Bench written by and starring Robert Galinsky, directed by Jay O. Sanders, has partnered with The STAGE Network for a live filming of the play taking place at The Triad on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 beginning at 12pm, tickets are FREE an available at EventBrite.com. (more...)

VIDEO: Off-Broadway Play THE BENCH to Head to Los Angeles!VIDEO: Off-Broadway Play THE BENCH to Head to Los Angeles!
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2018

The Off-Broadway hit play, The Bench starring Robert Galinsky, directed by Jay O. Sanders, is taking the show on the road to play LA's Hudson Guild Theater (6539 Santa Monica Blvd, LA, CA 90038) for a limited six-week run beginning October 4 - November 9, 2018). Tickets are $25 and can be purchased by visiting www.plays411.com/thebench. (more...)

THE BENCH, A HOMELESS LOVE STORY Comes to The East Village PlayhouseTHE BENCH, A HOMELESS LOVE STORY Comes to The East Village Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2018

The Off-Broadway hit show, The Bench starring Robert Galinsky, directed by Jay O. Sanders, will extend its sold-out run for a third time. After a successful run at the Cherry Lane Theatre and ten sold-out weeks at The East Village Playhouse (340East 6th Street), The Bench will continue an open-ended run, playing Friday evenings at a new time at 7pm beginning May 4, each show is followed by a unique talk-back.Tickets are $29 - $39 and can be purchased by visiting TheBenchPlay.com or by calling 866-811-4111. (more...)

'Dress Up, Speak Up' Exhibition Explores Costuming, Iconography, And Performance'Dress Up, Speak Up' Exhibition Explores Costuming, Iconography, And Performance
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2018

21c Museum Hotels has announced a major multimedia exhibition exploring the role of costuming, iconography, and performance in constructing Identity and confronting history. With over 35 participating artists representing 22 nationalities, Dress Up, Speak Up delivers a global investigation of these concepts, while reconfiguring, reimagining, and reconstituting history to explore the legacy of European colonialism. (more...)

THE BENCH Extends for Twelve Weeks at East Village PlayhouseTHE BENCH Extends for Twelve Weeks at East Village Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2018

The Off-Broadway hit The Bench starring Robert Galinsky, directed by Jay O. Sanders, will extend its sold out run at The East Village Playhouse (340 East 6th Street). It will start back up after the holidays beginning January 26 and will run an additional 12 weeks through April 13, 2018, playing Fridayevening at 9pm. Tickets are $29 - $39 and can be purchased by visiting TheBenchPlay.com or by calling866-811-4111. This production is being presented by Golden Globe Nominated Chris Noth, Drama Desk, Obie, Olivier Award winner Barry Shabaka Henley and produced by Tony Award winning producerTerry Schnuck. (more...)

THE BENCH, A HOMELESS LOVE STORY Extends At East Village PlayhouseTHE BENCH, A HOMELESS LOVE STORY Extends At East Village Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2018

The Off-Broadway hit The Bench starring Robert Galinsky, directed by Jay O. Sanders, will extend its sold out run at The East Village Playhouse (340 East 6th Street). It will start back up after the holidays beginning January 26 and will run an additional 12 weeks through April 13, 2018, playing Friday evening at 9pm. Tickets are $29 - $39 and can be purchased by visiting TheBenchPlay.com or by calling 866-811-4111. This production is being presented by Golden Globe Nominated Chris Noth, Drama Desk, Obie, Olivier Award winner Barry Shabaka Henley and produced by Tony Award winning producer Terry Schnuck. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Robert Galinsky in 'THE BENCH' Off-BroadwayPhoto Flash: First Look at Robert Galinsky in 'THE BENCH' Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2017

The Bench stars Robert Galinsky and marks the New York directorial debut of Jay O. Sanders. It began its limited run at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce Street) on October 15 and will initially run Sunday evening at 7pm through December 17, 2017. The show will celebrate its press opening on Sunday, October 29, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at Galinsky onstage below! (more...)

Chris Noth, Barry Shabaka Henley, and Cherry Lane Theatre Present THE BENCH this FallChris Noth, Barry Shabaka Henley, and Cherry Lane Theatre Present THE BENCH this Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2017

The Bench stars Robert Galinsky and marks the New York directorial debut of Jay O. Sanders, it will begin its limited run at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce Street) on October 15 and will initially run Sunday evening at 7pm through December 17, 2017. (more...)

Robert Galinsky Stars in THE BENCH: A HOMELESS LOVE STORY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2017

The Bench, written and performed by Robert Galinsky, directed by Mia Cohen will get a special Valentine's Day presentation at Dixon Place (161a Christie Street) on Tuesday February 14, 2017 at 7:30pm. (more...)