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E.E. Adams Wins the 2020 New Light New Voices Award For INK'DWELL Photo E.E. Adams Wins the 2020 New Light New Voices Award For INK'DWELL
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020

Ink'dWell by E.E. Adams has been announced as the winner of the 2020-2021 New Light New Voices Award.a??

Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces Michael R. Jackson, Trip Cullman, Joshua Harm Photo Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces Michael R. Jackson, Trip Cullman, Joshua Harmon and More as Artists-in-Residence
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2020

Williamstown Theatre Festival has announced its 2020 Artists-in-Residence: Trip Cullman, Joshua Harmon, Michael R. Jackson, Sylvia Khoury, Martyna Majok and Tyne Rafaeli.

The Public Theater Announces 2020-2022 Emerging Writers Group Photo The Public Theater Announces 2020-2022 Emerging Writers Group
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020

The Public Theater announced today the 10 new playwrights for the 2020-2022 Emerging Writers Group. Now in its eighth cycle, the Emerging Writers Group is an ongoing initiative that targets playwrights at the earliest stages of their career, creating an artistic home and offering support and resources for a group of up-and-coming playwrights.

The Flea Announces Production Pause to 'Reflect on Misalignment of Values' Photo The Flea Announces Production Pause to 'Reflect on Misalignment of Values'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020

Off Broadway theatre company The Flea has just announced that it will pause production activity to 'to transform [their] institutional culture and producing model.'

Behind the Rainbow Flag: Playwright Azure D. Osborne-Lee on Being A 'Fat Black Nonbin Photo Behind the Rainbow Flag: Playwright Azure D. Osborne-Lee on Being A 'Fat Black Nonbinary Trans Queer Person' in the Theatre Community
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2020

Read a piece from playwright Azure D. Osborne-Lee, who describes their experiences being 'a fat Black nonbinary trans queer person' in the theatre community, discrimination they have faced, and advice they have for others like them.

SEGAL TALKS Week Eight to Feature Richard Foreman and More Photo SEGAL TALKS Week Eight to Feature Richard Foreman and More
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2020

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center has announced the eighth weekly line-up of its new global series, a??SEGAL TALKSa??. New York, US, and international theatre artists, curators, researchers and academics will talk daily for one hour with Segal Center's director, a??Frank Hentschkera??, about life and art in the a??Time of Corona a??and more.

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week Eight Photo The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week Eight
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2020

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center has announced the eighth weekly line-up of its new global series, SEGAL TALKS. New York, US, and international theatre artists, curators, researchers and academics will talk daily for one hour with Segal Center's director, Frank Hentschker, about life and art in the Time of Corona and speak about challenges, sorrows, and hopes for the new Weltzustanda?" the State of the World. The Segal Center is the only theatre institution in NYC and the US creating original content.

Echo Theater Company Selects Six Young Playwrights for 2020 National Young Playwright Photo Echo Theater Company Selects Six Young Playwrights for 2020 National Young Playwrights in Residence Program
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2020

Long recognized for its dedication to creating new work for the theater, Los Angeles-based Echo Theater Company is uniquely positioned to nurture the next generation of playwrights during the current public health crisis.

The Flea Theater Announces The Return Of The Late-Night Series SERIALS Photo The Flea Theater Announces The Return Of The Late-Night Series SERIALS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2020

The Flea Theater announced today SERIALS @ The Flea: ONLINE!, a spinoff of the organization's popular late-night episodic show will feature five all-new plays specifically created for digital viewing. SERIALS will be available on Saturday, April 25 at 9:00 PM on the Flea's Instagram and YouTube channels.

PlayPenn New Play Development Conference Announces 2020 Plays and Haas Fellows Photo PlayPenn New Play Development Conference Announces 2020 Plays and Haas Fellows
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2020

PlayPenn, the new play development organization which assisted in the development of the Tony Award-winning international hit OSLO by J.T. Rogers, has announced their 2020 New Play Development Conference Plays and Haas Fellows.

Rachel Chavkin, Andre de Shields, Taylor Mac and More Launch THE TRICKLE UP to Aid Ar Photo Rachel Chavkin, Andre de Shields, Taylor Mac and More Launch THE TRICKLE UP to Aid Artists Loss of Income Due to Covid-19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2020

A group of over 50 other New York City artists-including Tony Award, Pulitzer Prize, MacArthur Fellowship and OBIE Award winners spanning numerous disciplines-have launched The Trickle Up, a subscription video service to help artists hurt from the COVID-19 shutdown.

Celia Keenan-Bolger Will Lead Industry Presentation of New Play With Music KAREN DALT Photo Celia Keenan-Bolger Will Lead Industry Presentation of New Play With Music KAREN DALTON
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2020

Evan Enderle 's play with music, Karen Dalton , directed by Portia Krieger, will get and invite-only industry presentation on Thursday, March12, at 3 pm. For more information email RSVP@LDKProductions.com

SPINDLE SHUTTLE NEEDLE, BODIES THEY RITUAL and More Announced for Clubbed Thumb's SUM Photo SPINDLE SHUTTLE NEEDLE, BODIES THEY RITUAL and More Announced for Clubbed Thumb's SUMMERWORKS Festival
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2020

Clubbed Thumb has announced the complete line-up for the 25th annual SUMMERWORKS, its festival of new plays. SUMMERWORKS will run May 15 - July 1, 2020 at The Wild Project (195 E. 3rd Street) in Manhattan and will feature productions of three new plays: SPINDLE SHUTTLE NEEDLE by Gab Reisman and directed by Tamilla Woodard; BODIES THEY RITUAL by Angela Hanks and directed by Knud Adams; and THE WOMAN'S PARTY by Rinne Groff and directed by Tara Ahmadinijad.

The Housewives Of Secaucus Come to Broadway Comedy Club Photo The Housewives Of Secaucus Come to Broadway Comedy Club
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2020

Created and written by THREE-TIME Emmy Award winner Anthony Wilkinson, the infamous Housewives of Secaucus are making their Broadway Comedy Club debut March 11 spoofing your favorite shows you LOVE to hate.

COOKING UP Next In Annual Japan Society Play Reading Series Photo COOKING UP Next In Annual Japan Society Play Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2020

As part of its current 2019-2020 Performing Arts Season, Japan Society presents a staged reading of Cooking Up, by Japanese playwright Shoko Matsumura, led by Brooklyn-based director Jordana De La Cruz, taking place Monday, March 30 at 7:30 PM at Japan Society (333 East 47th Street).  Cooking Up marks the 15th installment of the Society's annual Play Reading Series: Contemporary Japanese Plays in English Translation, introducing topical plays from emerging playwrights from Japan to artists and audiences in the U.S.  

Save 25% on Tickets to New York City Children's Theater's TASTE THE CLOUDS! Photo Save 25% on Tickets to New York City Children's Theater's TASTE THE CLOUDS!
by Contests - Broadway - Feb 25, 2020

Can you touch the stars? See the music? Taste the Clouds? Join us on an adventure as a young girl learns to harness her imagination and use her senses to better understand the world around her.

Photo Flash: CollaborationTown Presents RIDDLE OF THE TRILOBITES Photo Photo Flash: CollaborationTown Presents RIDDLE OF THE TRILOBITES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2020

CollaborationTown is proud to present the New York premiere of Riddle of the Trilobites, a new musical with book and lyrics by Geo Decas O'Donnell and Jordan Seavey; music and lyrics by Nicholas Williams; and puppetry design by Amanda Villalobos. Directed by Obie Award winner Lee Sunday Evans (In the Green, Dance Nation), Riddle of the Trilobites began performances at the New Victory Theater (209 West 42nd Street) on February 7, 2020 and will run through February 23, 2020.

Experiments In Opera Presents ANTHONY BRAXTON THEATER IMPROVISATIONS At The Flea Thea Photo Experiments In Opera Presents ANTHONY BRAXTON THEATER IMPROVISATIONS At The Flea Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2020

In celebration of the 75th Birthday of trailblazing composer and EiO mentor Anthony Braxtona?"one of the most important musicians, educators, and creative thinkers of our timea?"Experiments in Opera presents a rare run of performances of Compositions No. 279-283 composed for improvisational actor and improvising musicians. This production is part of the Braxton75 festivities in 2020 in collaboration with the Tri-Centric Foundation, which supports the continued evolution of the music of Anthony Braxton.

BWW Interview: Lee Sunday Evans on RIDDLE OF THE TRILOBITES Photo BWW Interview: Lee Sunday Evans on RIDDLE OF THE TRILOBITES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2020

Obie Award winner Lee Sunday Evans (In the Green, Dance Nation) is currently directing Riddle of the Trilobites, now playing at the New Victory Theater through February 23! A new musical developed by CollaborationTown, Riddle of the Trilobites is an all-ages allegory about climate change, brought to life through eye-catching puppetry.

THE HOUSEWIVES OF SECAUCUS: WHAT A DRAG! to Premiere At The Duplex Photo THE HOUSEWIVES OF SECAUCUS: WHAT A DRAG! to Premiere At The Duplex
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2020

These are housewives like you've never seen before. These are the Housewives of Secaucus. In Drag! Come watch as they compete for best hat, woman of the year and more February 29th at The Duplex in New York City.

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