Target Margin Theater Extends MARJANA AND THE FORTY THIEVES To April 28Target Margin Theater Extends MARJANA AND THE FORTY THIEVES To April 28
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2019

In response to popular demand, Target Margin Theater (Founding Artistic Director David Herskovits, Associate Artistic Director Moe Yousuf) extends the world premiere of Marjana and the Forty Thieves to April 28. Directed by Founding Artistic Director David Herskovits, Marjana and the Forty Thieves, which opened on April 1, delves into a new section of The One Thousand and One Nights: the tale of Ali Baba. (more...)

Olivia Abiassi, Ali Andre Ali, Jenna Bosco, and Waseem Alzer Complete Cast of EH DAH? QUESTIONS FOR MY FATHEROlivia Abiassi, Ali Andre Ali, Jenna Bosco, and Waseem Alzer Complete Cast of EH DAH? QUESTIONS FOR MY FATHER
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2019

HYPOKRIT THEATER COMPANY announces complete casting for Eh Dah? Questions For My Father. Written by and starring Aya Aziz and directed by Arpita Mukherjee, Eh Dah? Questions For My Father begins performances on Thursday, March 28 for a limited run through Sunday, April 14, with opening night set for Saturday, March 30. Tickets are on sale now at nytw.org. (more...)

Target Margin Theater Hosts World Premiere of MARJANA AND THE FORTY THIEVESTarget Margin Theater Hosts World Premiere of MARJANA AND THE FORTY THIEVES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Target Margin Theater presents the world premiere of Marjana and the Forty Thieves, which delves into a new section of The One Thousand and One Nights: the tale of Ali Baba. Directed by Founding Artistic Director David Herskovits, Marjana and the Forty Thieves is scheduled to run at Target Margin Theater's THE DOXSEE (232 52nd Street, Brooklyn) from March 28 through April 20, with an opening night of April 1. (more...)

Target Margin Theater's Critically Acclaimed PAY NO ATTENTION TO THE GIRL Returns This MonthTarget Margin Theater's Critically Acclaimed PAY NO ATTENTION TO THE GIRL Returns This Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

Target Margin Theater (Founding Artistic Director David Herskovits, Associate Artistic Director Moe Yousuf) is proud to present a remount of its acclaimed production, Pay No Attention to the Girl, for a limited three week run (October 25-November 11). The production brings to life interwoven stories about the sexes - their conflicts, their love, their tricks -from various translations / transmissions of The One Thousand and One Nights, a collection of Silk Road, MENA (Middle Eastern / North African), and South Asian tales. (more...)

Melis Aker's FIELD, AWAKENING Premieres At Corkscrew Theater FestivalMelis Aker's FIELD, AWAKENING Premieres At Corkscrew Theater Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2018

Corkscrew Theater Festival presents Field, Awakening, written by Melis Aker and directed by Tatiana Pandiani. Running July 14-22, Field, Awakening is a political drama set in Turkey in 2016, where a group of high school friends reunites at a soccer field on the evening of an attempted military coup. As the night progresses, the friends unexpectedly find themselves at the center of international strife, and they begin to realize that the Turkey they called home may be rapidly disappearing. Performed by Kieron Anthony, Ayse Babahan, Jamar Brathwaite, Sinan Eczacibasi*, Fahim Hamid*, and Nazli Sarpkaya, Field, Awakening is the second production in the second annual season of Corkscrew Theater Festival, a new summer theater festival that provides early-career artists with a high level of production support. (more...)

BEE, A Startling New Drama Runs at HB Theater June 8th thru 24thBEE, A Startling New Drama Runs at HB Theater June 8th thru 24th
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

BEE, a new work created by Melody Erfani and written by Sean Michael Welch, will be presented by HB Studio in partnership with LES Shakespeare Company at HB Theater (124 Bank Street) starting June 8.Melody Erfani, artistic director of the LES Shakespeare Company directs. (more...)

Eric Bogosian To Lead Talkback Panel Following Performance Of DAYBREAK At Pan Asian RepEric Bogosian To Lead Talkback Panel Following Performance Of DAYBREAK At Pan Asian Rep
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2018

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre (Tisa Chang, Founding Artistic Producing Director), continuing its 41st milestone season on themes of social justice and historic amnesia, has announced star of screen and stage, writer and historian Eric Bogosian, will lead a talkback panel. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Pan Asian Repertory Theatre World Premiere of DAYBREAKPhoto Flash: The Pan Asian Repertory Theatre World Premiere of DAYBREAK
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2018

Production photos have been released for the Pan Asian Repertory Theatre (Tisa Chang, Founding Artistic Producing Director) world premiere presentation of the new play Daybreak by Joyce van Dyke (A Girl's War). Directed by Lucie Tiberghein (The Pavilion), the six-member cast features Melis Aker (Manar), Nicole Ansari (Rock 'n' Roll), Robert Najarian (Sleep No More), Angela Pierce (Oslo), Michael Irvin Pollard (The Apple), and Tamara Sevunts (The Good Girl). Now in performance for a limited engagement through Sunday, May 13, 2018 at The Beckett Theatre at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street). Opening Night is Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre's World Premiere Production Of DAYBREAK Begins Peformances TomorrowPan Asian Repertory Theatre's World Premiere Production Of DAYBREAK Begins Peformances Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2018

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre (Tisa Chang, Founding Artistic Producing Director), continuing its 41st milestone season on themes of social justice and historic amnesia, presents the world premiere of the new play Daybreak by Joyce van Dyke (A Girl's War).  Performances BEGIN TOMORROW, April 21, 2018 for a limited engagement through Sunday, May 13, 2018 at The Beckett Theatre at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street).  Opening Night is Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast and Creative Team of Pan Asian Rep's DAYBREAKPhoto Flash: Meet the Cast and Creative Team of Pan Asian Rep's DAYBREAK
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2018

Meet the Cast and Creative Team of Pan Asian Repertory Theatre presentation of the world premiere of the new play Daybreak by Joyce van Dyke (A Girl's War). Directed by Lucie Tiberghein (The Pavilion), the six-member cast will feature Melis Aker (Manar), Nicole Ansari (Rock 'n' Roll), Robert Najarian (Sleep No More), Angela Pierce (Oslo), Michael Irvin Pollard (The Apple), and Tamara Sevunts (The Good Girl). Performances begin Saturday, April 21, 2018 for a limited engagement through Sunday, May 13, 2018 at The Beckett Theatre at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street). Opening Night is Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Casting Announced for Adam Kraar's Five Borough World Premiere of ALTERNATING CURRENTSCasting Announced for Adam Kraar's Five Borough World Premiere of ALTERNATING CURRENTS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2018

Working Theater (Mark Plesent, Producing Artistic Director) will present the World Premiere of Adam Kraar's Alternating Currents, directed by Kareem Fahmy (James Scruggs's 3/Fifths at 3LD) as part of their Five Boroughs/One City Initiative with performances in Queens, Manhattan, The Bronx, Staten Island, and Brooklyn, April 26-May 26. (more...)

Photo Flash: Geva Mounts the World Premiere Production of HEARTLANDPhoto Flash: Geva Mounts the World Premiere Production of HEARTLAND
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2018

Geva Theatre Center's 2017-2018 Fielding Studio Series concludes with the world premiere of Heartland by Gabriel Jason Dean. This production features Artistic Director Mark Cuddy in his return to the stage and is directed by Pirronne Yousefzadeh. The production begins performances on March 15 and runs in the Fielding Stage through April 1. (more...)

Pan Asian Rep Announces Cast of DAYBREAKPan Asian Rep Announces Cast of DAYBREAK
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2018

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre (Tisa Chang, Founding Artistic Producing Director), continuing its 41st milestone season on themes of social justice and historic amnesia, presents the world premiere of the new play Daybreak by Joyce van Dyke (A Girl's War). (more...)

Geva Presents The World Premiere Of HEARTLAND By Gabriel Jason DeanGeva Presents The World Premiere Of HEARTLAND By Gabriel Jason Dean
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2018

Geva Theatre Center's 2017-2018 Fielding Studio Series concludes with the world premiere of Heartland by Gabriel Jason Dean. This production features Artistic Director Mark Cuddy in his return to the stage and is directed by Pirronne Yousefzadeh. The production begins performances on March 15 and runs in the Fielding Stage through April 1. (more...)

Target Margin Theater Announces Casting, Creative Team For PAY NO ATTENTION TO THE GIRL's Debut Off-BroadwayTarget Margin Theater Announces Casting, Creative Team For PAY NO ATTENTION TO THE GIRL's Debut Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2018

Following a five year search for a permanent home, Target Margin Theater (Founding Artistic Director David Herskovits, Associate Artistic Director Moe Yousuf, General Manager Lu Liu) is proud to present the world premiere of Pay No Attention To The Girl (March 29-April 21), which marks the Company's debut off-Broadway performances in their new 3,250 sq. ft. home in Brooklyn. Directed by Founding Artistic Director David Herskovits, Pay No Attention To The Girl is an interlocking set of tales about the deceptions of the sexes that lead us deep into the labyrinth of The Thousand and One Nights, a collection of Silk Road, MENA (Middle Eastern / North African), and South Asian stories. (more...)

THE DOUBTFUL GUEST Arrives at Public Arts in NYCTHE DOUBTFUL GUEST Arrives at Public Arts in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2018

Following the show's development at The Orchard Project in 2017, LubDub Theatre presents The Doubtful Guest, an immersive contemporary s ance featuring cocktails and sleight-of-hand and exploring the legacy of American spiritualism. The piece premieres at The Public Hotel (215 Chrystie St., New York, NY) following sold-out developmental performances at The Inn at Saratoga and Guild Greene Gallery. (more...)

THE DOUBTFUL GUEST Arrives at Public Arts in NYCTHE DOUBTFUL GUEST Arrives at Public Arts in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2018

Following the show's development at The Orchard Project in 2017, LubDub Theatre presents The Doubtful Guest, an immersive contemporary s ance featuring cocktails and sleight-of-hand and exploring the legacy of American spiritualism. The piece premieres at The Public Hotel (215 Chrystie St., New York, NY) following sold-out developmental performances at The Inn at Saratoga and Guild Greene Gallery. (more...)

THE DOUBTFUL GUEST Arrives at Public Arts in NYCTHE DOUBTFUL GUEST Arrives at Public Arts in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2018

Following the show's development at The Orchard Project in 2017, LubDub Theatre presents The Doubtful Guest, an immersive contemporary s ance featuring cocktails and sleight-of-hand and exploring the legacy of American spiritualism. The piece premieres at The Public Hotel (215 Chrystie St., New York, NY) following sold-out developmental performances at The Inn at Saratoga and Guild Greene Gallery. (more...)

Astoria Performing Arts Center Premieres EVENSONG
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

Astoria Performing Arts Center (APAC) kicks off its 16th season with  the world premiere of Evensong written by Christina Quintana and directed by David Mendizabal. (more...)