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DJANGO IN PAIN to be Presented Online as Part of 59E59 Theaters Plays In Place Progra Photo DJANGO IN PAIN to be Presented Online as Part of 59E59 Theaters Plays In Place Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2021

PlayCo and Por Piedad Teatro’s filmed theatrical version of Django in Pain, a new play written by Antonio Vega and created by Ana Graham & Vega, with original music by Cristóbal MarYán, will run October 5-19, on-demand, as part of 59E59 Theaters Plays In Place program.

Review Roundup: PASS OVER Opens on Broadway; What Are the Critics Saying? Photo Review Roundup: PASS OVER Opens on Broadway; What Are the Critics Saying?
by Review Roundups - Aug 22, 2021

Read all of the reviews as they come in! Tickets are on sale through Sunday October 10, 2021. Learn more about the production here.

Review Roundup: MERRY WIVES at Shakespeare in the Park- See What the Critics Are Sayi Photo Review Roundup: MERRY WIVES at Shakespeare in the Park- See What the Critics Are Saying!
by Review Roundups - Aug 9, 2021

Set in South Harlem, amidst a vibrant and eclectic community of West African immigrants, MERRY WIVES is a New York story about tricks of the heart, performed in the heart of the City-Central Park's magical Delacorte Theater.

Review Roundup: ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE at Park Avenue Armory Photo Review Roundup: ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE at Park Avenue Armory
by Review Roundups - Jul 2, 2021

Park Avenue Armory has debuted its fourth commissioned work in its Social Distance Hall series: the world premiere of Enemy of the People, written by Henrik Ibsen and adapted by the groundbreaking director and playwright Robert Icke (1984, The Doctor, Mary Stuart, Hamlet, Oresteia and Oedipus). See what the critics are saying!

Review Roundup: Josh O'Connor & Jessie Buckley Star in The National Theatre's ROMEO & Photo Review Roundup: Josh O'Connor & Jessie Buckley Star in The National Theatre's ROMEO & JULIET
by Review Roundups - Apr 23, 2021

Golden Globe winner and star of 'The Crown Josh O'Connor and 'Fargo' star Jessie Buckley lead the original film for television by The National Theatre, Great Performances: Romeo & Juliet, which premieres tonight, Friday, April 23 at 9 p.m.

Review Roundup: BLINDNESS at the Daryl Roth Theatre Photo Review Roundup: BLINDNESS at the Daryl Roth Theatre
by Review Roundups - Apr 6, 2021

Blindness, The Donmar Warehouse production of Nobel Prize-winner José Saramago's dystopian novel written by Tony Award winner Simon Stephens (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time) and directed by Walter Meierjohann, is now open at the Daryl Roth Theatre (101 East 15th Street at Union Square East). Let's see what the critics are saying...

FourthWall Theatrical, Fake Friends and Jeremy O. Harris Present THIS AMERICAN WIFE W Photo FourthWall Theatrical, Fake Friends and Jeremy O. Harris Present THIS AMERICAN WIFE World Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2021

FourthWall Theatrical, in association with¬†Fake Friends¬†and¬†Jeremy O. Harris, will¬†present the world premiere of¬†This American Wife, the newest experiment in live internet theater from the creative minds of¬†Circle Jerk¬†running¬†May 20‚ÄďJune 6.

Theater in Quarantine's Spring 2021 Season to Feature Liza Birkenmeier, Julia Izumi,  Photo Theater in Quarantine's Spring 2021 Season to Feature Liza Birkenmeier, Julia Izumi, Tristan Tzara's THE GAS HEART & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 8, 2021

Theater in Quarantine¬†has¬†announced¬†a new series of live-streamed performances. Running¬†March 5‚ÄďMay 20, the season¬†features¬†new work¬†by playwrights¬†Liza Birkenmeier¬†and¬†Julia Izumi¬†as well¬†as a new adaptation of Tristan Tzara‚Äôs¬†The Gas Heart¬†that marks the centennial of the Dada masterpiece.¬†

Theater in Quarantine Premieres Scott R. Sheppard's BLOOD MEAL Photo Theater in Quarantine Premieres Scott R. Sheppard's BLOOD MEAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 22, 2021

Theater in Quarantine, a pandemic performance laboratory from writer, director, and performer Joshua William Gelb and choreographer Katie Rose McLaughlin, will present the world premiere of Blood Meal, a new play written by Obie Award-winner Scott R. Sheppard (Underground Railroad Game, The Appointment). I

REVIEW ROUNDUP: Derek DelGaudio's IN & OF ITSELF on Hulu Photo REVIEW ROUNDUP: Derek DelGaudio's IN & OF ITSELF on Hulu
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 22, 2021

Derek DelGaudio's off-Broadway smash, 'In & Of Itself,' has been adapted for the screen by legendary director with Frank Oz. 

Third Edition of the Italian & American Playwrights Project Announced Photo Third Edition of the Italian & American Playwrights Project Announced
by Stephi Wild - Dec 12, 2020

The Third Edition of the Italian & American Playwrights Project (IAPP) takes place on Monday, December 14, 2020 at 4:30pm on Howlround.

Theater in Quarantine Adds Live Performances Of Heather Christian's I AM SENDING YOU  Photo Theater in Quarantine Adds Live Performances Of Heather Christian's I AM SENDING YOU THE SACRED FACE
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 10, 2020

his evocative one-act musical charts the spiritual journey of nun and missionary Mother Teresa

Italian & American Playwrights Project Honors 2020 Selected Winners - Campironi, Damm Photo Italian & American Playwrights Project Honors 2020 Selected Winners - Campironi, Dammacco, Di Luca and Motta
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 7, 2020

New York theatre curators Valeria Orani and Frank Hentschker will host the Third Edition of the Italian & American Playwrights Project (IAPP) on Monday, December 14, 2020, 4:30 pm. All Italian playwrights will join the conversation in English or in translation.

Theater In Quarantine Presents Heather Christian's I AM SENDING YOU THE SACRED FACE Photo Theater In Quarantine Presents Heather Christian's I AM SENDING YOU THE SACRED FACE
by Stephi Wild - Dec 3, 2020

Theater in Quarantine, a pandemic performance laboratory from writer, director, and performer Joshua William Gelb and choreographer Katie Rose McLaughlin, will present the world premiere of I Am Sending You the Sacred Face by Obie Award-winner Heather Christian.

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week 28  Photo The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week 28 
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 30, 2020

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center has announced the new line-up of its new global series, SEGAL TALKS. Since the beginning in March the series featured over 100 talks with 150 artists from 50 countries.

Theater in Quarantine Continues with Two Dance Programs Featuring Collaborations with Photo Theater in Quarantine Continues with Two Dance Programs Featuring Collaborations with Sunny Hitt, Veronica Jiao & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2020

Theater in Quarantine has announced a new series of live-streamed performances that push the boundaries of live performance inside the digital space.

Fake Friends Adds Two Live Performances of CIRCLE JERK Photo Fake Friends Adds Two Live Performances of CIRCLE JERK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 23, 2020

Fake Friends has announced that Circle Jerk, a queer comedy about white gay supremacy, has added two live performances on October 24 and 25 at 7:30pm, followed by on-demand rebroadcasts at circlejerk.live through November 7.

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by Stephi Wild - Oct 16, 2020

SOFT POWER, HEROES OF THE FOURTH TURNING, and More Take Home 2020 Hewes Design Awards Photo SOFT POWER, HEROES OF THE FOURTH TURNING, and More Take Home 2020 Hewes Design Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 15, 2020

The 2020 Henry Hewes Design Award Honors for the 2019‚Äď2020 theater season were presented yesterday at a virtual awards ceremony attended by more than 100 people.

2020 Hewes Design Awards Presented Photo 2020 Hewes Design Awards Presented
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2020

The 2020 Henry Hewes Design Award Honors for the 2019-2020 theater season were presented yesterday at a virtual awards ceremony attended by more than 100 people. Awards were presented in 6 different categories and Allen Lee Hughes was awarded the Ming Cho Lee Lifetime Achievement Award.

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