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DOROTHY LYMAN PLAY GETS READING at Online Photo DOROTHY LYMAN PLAY GETS READING at Online
by Lauren Yarger - Oct 20, 2020

Dorothy Lyman's new play, THE KEYS, will get a reading on Zoom

INSIDE PLAYWRITING PANEL at Ivoryton Playhouse Photo INSIDE PLAYWRITING PANEL at Ivoryton Playhouse
by Lauren Yarger - Feb 6, 2020

Five playwrights give their perspectives on the process.

Robert Cuccioli, Bryce Pinkham and Jim Brochu Will Star In Industry Reading Of THE GO Photo Robert Cuccioli, Bryce Pinkham and Jim Brochu Will Star In Industry Reading Of THE GOD BOX
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2019

Richard and Susan Bloch will present an invitation only industry presentation of the new play THE GOD BOX by Drama Desk winner, Jim Brochu. Brochu will appear in the reading with Tony nominees, Robert Cuccioli and Bryce Pinkham. Emmy Award winner Dorothy Lyman directs the reading to be held on in New York City January 6, 2020.

SPRING AWAKENING, SHINKA & More Win Off-Off-Broadway IT Awards Photo SPRING AWAKENING, SHINKA & More Win Off-Off-Broadway IT Awards
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2019

On Monday, September 16, 2019, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation announced the 2019 recipients at the annual Off-Off-Broadway IT Awards. For the past 15 years, the It Awards have celebrated the vibrant and creative indie theatre community under the dedicated leadership of Executive Directors Shay Gines and Nick Micozzi who are stepping down and at the ceremony introduced new leadership for the organization: Cat Parker, Artistic Director of Articulate Theatre Company; Ariel Estrada, Producing Artistic Director of Leviathan Lab Projects; and Jazmyn Arroyo, Co-Founding Artistic Director of Step 1 Theatre Project will join Akia Squiteri, Artistic Director of Rising Sun Performance Company as Directors of the organization.

The New York Innovative Theatre Awards Celebrates 15 Years & The 2019 Award Nominees Photo The 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.

Nominees Announced For New York Innovative Theater Awards, Celebrating Off-Off-Broadw Photo Nominees Announced For New York Innovative Theater Awards, Celebrating Off-Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2019

On Monday, July 29, 2019, nominees were announced for The New York Innovative Theatre Awards, celebrating Off-Off-Broadway.

Schoolhouse Theater Presents Dorothy Lyman's GLADSTONE HOLLOW Photo Schoolhouse Theater Presents Dorothy Lyman's GLADSTONE HOLLOW
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2019

Two-time Emmy Award-winner Dorothy Lyman, renowned for her acting and directing on All My Children, Mama's Family, and The Nanny, and in films like Blow and The Departed, will bring her powerful play, Gladstone Hollow, to Westchester County's Schoolhouse Theater from June 13-30.

Dorothy Lyman Brings GLADSTONE HOLLOW To Schoolhouse Theater Photo Dorothy Lyman Brings GLADSTONE HOLLOW To Schoolhouse Theater
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2019

Two-time Emmy Award-winner Dorothy Lyman, renowned for her acting and directing on All My Children, Mama's Family, and The Nanny, and in films like Blow and The Departed, will bring her powerful play, Gladstone Hollow, to Westchester County's Schoolhouse Theater from June 13-30.

Bart DeLorenzo Directs West Coast Premiere of Nicky Silver's TOO MUCH SUN Photo Bart DeLorenzo Directs West Coast Premiere of Nicky Silver's TOO MUCH SUN
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2019

"People surprise you all the time. Just when you think you have them all figured out." Bart DeLorenzo directs the West Coast premiere of the acclaimed off-Broadway hit Too Much Sun by Nicky Silver (Broadway's The Lyons), presented by Indie Chi Productions in a guest production at the Odyssey Theatre. Previews take place on Feb. 28 and March 1, with opening night set for March 2 and performances continuing through April 21. 

New York Theatre Podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket, Presents A New Vodcast Version Photo New York Theatre Podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket, Presents A New Vodcast Version
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2018

The popular theatre podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket, premiered their new Vodcast version earlier this month. Each episode showcases a variety of theatre artists from Broadway to Off-Off Broadway as well as National and International theatre artists. The Vodcast is hosted by New York based playwright/creator Sean Chandler and co-hosted by actor/producer David Leeper.

Podcast: 'Your Program is Your Ticket' Welcomes Dorothy Lyman and Abigail Hawk Photo Podcast: 'Your Program is Your Ticket' Welcomes Dorothy Lyman and Abigail Hawk
by Your Program is Your Ticket - Oct 2, 2018

Award-winning playwright Sean Chandler, recently interviewed two-time Emmy Award-Winning Actress, Dorothy Lyman, and Blue Bloods Series Regular, Abigail Hawk for the popular theatre podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket. The podcast discussion revolves around Lyman's new play, In the Bleak Midwinter, the inspiration for the play, play development and collaboration.

The New York Innovation Theatre Foundation Announces The Recipients Of The 2018 IT Aw Photo The New York Innovation Theatre Foundation Announces The Recipients Of The 2018 IT Awards
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2018

On Monday, September 24, 2018 Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 14 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, presented 26 awards and four honorary awards for outstanding achievement in theatre at the 14th Annual New York Innovative Theatre Awards Ceremony, at Centennial Memorial Theatre (120 West 14th Street, NYC). If you were unable to attend, watch a replay online at www.nyitawards.com/live.

Host Of Monday's Innovative Theatre Awards Announced Photo Host Of Monday's Innovative Theatre Awards Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2018

Celebrate Off-Off Broadway with the Innovative Theatre Foundation, by joining them when they present the 2018 New York Innovative Theatre Awards on Monday, September 24, 2018. The ceremony will take place at the Centennial Memorial Theatre at 120 West 14th Street, NYC. Tickets to the ceremony are $29 each and can be purchased at www.nyitawards.com/shop.

Jeanne Lauren Smith and Karen Eleanor Wight Cast For Reading of Michael Wells-Oakes'  Photo Jeanne Lauren Smith and Karen Eleanor Wight Cast For Reading of Michael Wells-Oakes' Newest Play, LEAVE PHILADELPHIA, NEVER
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2018

Jeanne Lauren Smith and Karen Eleanor Wight are set for a reading of LEAVE PHILADELPHIA, NEVER, written by Michael Wells-Oakes. The family drama will be directed by Cynthia Granville and presented by the 29th Street Playwrights Collective New Work Series on Monday October 1, at the Bernie Wohl Center, 647 Columbus Ave, at 7:30pm.

Dorothy Lyman To Premiere New Play, In THE BLEAK MIDWINTER Photo Dorothy Lyman To Premiere New Play, In THE BLEAK MIDWINTER
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2018

Television icon, Dorothy Lyman, who is well known for playing Opal Gardner on All My Children and Naomi Oates Harper on Mama's Family, will premiere her new play, In the Bleak Midwinter, at Shetler Studios' Theatre 54, in Manhattan. The production stars Blue Bloods series regular, Abigail Hawk. The limited engagement runs September 8 - 23.

Photo Flash: First Look at IN THE BLEAK MIDWINTER at Shetler Studios Photo Photo Flash: First Look at IN THE BLEAK MIDWINTER at Shetler Studios
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Emmy Award-Winner, Dorothy Lyman, who is well known for playing Opal Gardner on All My Children and Naomi Oates Harper on Mama's Family, will premiere her new play, In the Bleak Midwinter, at Shetler Studios' Theatre 54, in Manhattan. The production stars Blue Bloods series regular, Abigail Hawk. The limited engagement runs September 8 - 23 with Opening Night on Saturday, September 8.

Dorothy Lyman To Premiere New Play, In THE BLEAK MIDWINTER Photo Dorothy Lyman To Premiere New Play, In THE BLEAK MIDWINTER
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

Television icon, Dorothy Lyman, who is well known for playing Opal Gardner on All My Children and Naomi Oates Harper on Mama's Family, will premiere her new play, In the Bleak Midwinter, at Shetler Studios' Theatre 54, in Manhattan. The production stars Blue Bloods series regular, Abigail Hawk. The limited engagement runs September 8 - 23.

Photo Flash: Lesli Margherita, Charles Busch, Alex Brightman, Sierra Boggess and More Photo Photo Flash: Lesli Margherita, Charles Busch, Alex Brightman, Sierra Boggess and More Celebrate WHO'S HOLIDAY Opening Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2017

Olivier Award winner Lesli Margherita plays 'Cindy Lou Who' in the world premiere of Matthew Lombardo's new comedy with a twist of rhyme, WHO'S HOLIDAY! directed by Carl Andress, which celebrated its opening last night, November 28. The strictly limited engagement plays The Westside Theatre Upstairs (407 W 43rd St, New York, NY 10036) through Sunday, December 31st. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening festivities below!

Romy Nordlinger's PLACES Makes World Premiere at 59E59 Tonight Before Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Yonder Window Theatre Company and Parity Productions have announced that writer/performer Romy Nordlinger's Places is among the selected performances for this year's East to Edinburgh at 59E59 Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, Managing Director). Places will play 6 performances in July before traveling to Edinburgh, Scotland for the 2017 Fringe Festival where it will have 25 performances over the month of August (4th - 27th).  

The Midtown International Theatre Festival Announces Summer 2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2017

The Midtown International Theatre Festival returns for another summer of quality stage works.

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