David Heron's AGAINST HIS WILL Shatters Record For Playreading Series At Billie Holiday TheatreDavid Heron's AGAINST HIS WILL Shatters Record For Playreading Series At Billie Holiday Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2018

David Heron's Against His Will, a legal drama about a young Jamaican man who accuses his female boss of sexual assault and decides to file charges against her, has broken the record for playreading attendance at the renowned Billie Holiday Theatre in Brooklyn. (more...)

Does An Erection Imply Consent? David Heron's AGAINST HIS WILL Seeks AnswersDoes An Erection Imply Consent? David Heron's AGAINST HIS WILL Seeks Answers
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

Does an erection imply consent? This is one of the central questions posed in playwright David Heron's provocative legal drama Against His Will. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2018

PLANET CONNECTIONS' PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUSE: This year, this event, designed to address a powerful social and topical issue facing our society today through engaging stage works, will explore the distinctions between gender and sexuality. The event will benefit THE ALI FORNEY CENTER. (more...)

The Theater At The 14th Street Y Announces 2018-2019 Season: WAR AND PEACEThe Theater At The 14th Street Y Announces 2018-2019 Season: WAR AND PEACE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2018

The Theater at the 14th Street Y continues to honor the edgy, diverse, and rich history of innovative culture-making in the East Village with the 2018-2019 Season. The Season kicks-off on September 5, 2018 and runs through May 2019. All productions are chosen through a submission process and are co-presented by the Theater at the 14th Street Y. Hundreds of artists apply every year to join the programming and have artistic discourse over a chosen theme. (more...)

The Theater At The 14th St Y Announces its 2018-2019 SeasonThe Theater At The 14th St Y Announces its 2018-2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2018

The Theater at the 14th Street Y continues to honor the edgy, diverse, and rich history of innovative culture-making in the East Village with the 2018-2019 Season. The Season kicks-off on September 5, 2018 and runs through May 2019. All productions are chosen through a submission process and are co-presented by the Theater at the 14th Street Y. Hundreds of artists apply every year to join the programming and have artistic discourse over a chosen theme. (more...)

The Theater at the 14th Street Y Announces 2018-2019 Season: War & PeaceThe Theater at the 14th Street Y Announces 2018-2019 Season: War & Peace
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

The Theater at the 14th Street Y continues to honor the edgy, diverse, and rich history of innovative culture-making in the East Village with the 2018-2019 Season. The Season kicks-off on September 5, 2018 and runs through May 2019. All productions are chosen through a submission process and are co-presented by the Theater at the 14th Street Y. Hundreds of artists apply every year to join the programming and have artistic discourse over a chosen theme. (more...)

Planet Connections Presents 2018 Playwrights For A Cause: MY SEXUALITY IS...Planet Connections Presents 2018 Playwrights For A Cause: MY SEXUALITY IS...
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2018

'Each season, Playwrights For A Cause continues to raise awareness on topics of social justice while providing an opportunity for theater artists to share their creations. I couldn't be more excited about this seasons line-up of brilliant playwrights,' says Glory Kadigan, founder and curator of the annual Playwrights for a Cause benefit, hosted by Planet Connections Theatre Festivity. 'I'd also like to thank the Associate Artistic Director of the Theater at the 14th Street Y, David Stallings, for providing a home for our event.' (more...)

AM I DEAD?, AWAKE AND SING, THE INVISIBLE BOOK and More Set for The Theater at the 14th Street Y's 2017-18 SeasonAM I DEAD?, AWAKE AND SING, THE INVISIBLE BOOK and More Set for The Theater at the 14th Street Y's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

The Theater at the 14th Street Y continues to honor the edgy, diverse, and rich history of innovative culture making in the East Village with their 2017-2018 Season. (more...)

Nominees Announced for 9th Annual Planet Connections Awards at Theatre RowNominees Announced for 9th Annual Planet Connections Awards at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

After a banner year for their summer festivity and Playwrights for a Cause, Planet Connections Theatre Festivity will be hosting its annual awards ceremony honoring the finest of an outstanding season. (more...)

New Yiddish Rep's AWAKE AND SING, THE INVISIBLE BOOK and More Set for Theater at the 14th Street Y's 2017-18 SeasonNew Yiddish Rep's AWAKE AND SING, THE INVISIBLE BOOK and More Set for Theater at the 14th Street Y's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

The Theater at the 14th Street Y continues to honor the edgy, diverse, and rich history of innovative culture making in the East Village with their 2017-2018 Season. (more...)

New Dystopian Comedy KEYS to Premiere at Broadway Bound Theatre FestivalNew Dystopian Comedy KEYS to Premiere at Broadway Bound Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

KEYS is a fresh, absurdist, and darkly comic new play making its New York premiere August 9 at the Broadway Bound Theatre Festival. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for Planet Connections' 2017 PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUSEPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal for Planet Connections' 2017 PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

The annual Playwrights for a Cause benefit, hosted by Planet Connections Theatre Festivity, addresses powerful social and topical issues in our society through the works of prominent playwrights. This year, the event will feature stories of standing up to injustice written by celebrated authors, Catherine Filloux, Lyle Kessler, Jose Rivera, and Regina Taylor. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below! (more...)

New Dystopian Comedy KEYS to Premiere at Broadway Bound Theatre FestivalNew Dystopian Comedy KEYS to Premiere at Broadway Bound Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

KEYS is a fresh, absurdist, and darkly comic new play making its New York premiere August 9 at the Broadway Bound Theatre Festival. (more...)

David Heron Joins Cast of Ibsen-Inspired LEONORA ReadingsDavid Heron Joins Cast of Ibsen-Inspired LEONORA Readings
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2017

Actor and playwright David Heron has joined the cast of the staged reading of Leonora, a new drama written by David Stallings, from a concept by Antonio Minino- and inspired by Henrik Ibsen's women's liberation masterpiece, A Doll's House. (more...)

Works by Catherine Filloux, Lyle Kessler and More to Benefit NYCLU at Planet Connections' 2017 Playwrights for a CauseWorks by Catherine Filloux, Lyle Kessler and More to Benefit NYCLU at Planet Connections' 2017 Playwrights for a Cause
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

This year, the event will be Sunday, July 23, and will benefit the New York Civil Liberties Union with 'The Protest Plays,' stories of standing up to injustice written by celebrated authors, CATHERINE FILLOUX, Lyle Kessler, JOSE RIVERA, and Regina Taylor. (more...)

David Heron Joins Cast of Ibsen-Inspired LEONORA ReadingsDavid Heron Joins Cast of Ibsen-Inspired LEONORA Readings
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017

Actor and playwright David Heron has joined the cast of the staged reading of Leonora, a new drama written by David Stallings, from a concept by Antonio Minino- and inspired by Henrik Ibsen's women's liberation masterpiece, A Doll's House. (more...)

Erik Ehn's QUIET HOUSE Begins Tonight at Planet ConnectionsErik Ehn's QUIET HOUSE Begins Tonight at Planet Connections
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

Erik Ehn's Quiet House directed by Glory Kadigan premieres tonight, June 23, at the 2017 Planet Connections Theatre Festivity (The Festivity runs June 12 - July 9 at The Clemente, 107 Suffolk Street, NYC). The presentation will be tonight, June 23rd, at 7:00 p.m. (more...)

Notable Stage Artists Join Planet Connections' PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUSENotable Stage Artists Join Planet Connections' PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2017

A notable company of stage artists join a powerhouse team of playwrights and directors for Planet Connections' Playwrights for a Cause, Sunday, July 23, 2017 (more...)

Erik Ehn's QUIET HOUSE to Play Planet Connections This SummerErik Ehn's QUIET HOUSE to Play Planet Connections This Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Erik Ehn's Quiet House directed by Glory Kadigan premieres June 23 at the 2017 Planet Connections Theatre Festivity (The Festivity runs June 12 - July 9 at The Clemente, 107 Suffolk Street, NYC). (more...)

Planet Connections Theatre Festivity Announces 2017 PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUSE Creative TeamPlanet Connections Theatre Festivity Announces 2017 PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUSE Creative Team
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

'This is an excellent season of plays,' Glory Kadigan, founder and curator of Planet Connections Theatre Festivity's Playwrights For A Cause, said, remarking about this year's plays and playwrights, and now, the creative team. 'I'm so proud of the activist artists involved with Planet Connections for continuing to connect with audiences in so many creative ways while drawing attention to organizations who are on the front lines of this important work.' (more...)

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