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Birth Place:
United States
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New York Theatre: War Horse (Lincoln Center), The Diorama (Theatre Row), The Late Christopher Bean (TACT), '68 (LAByrinth), Reconstruction (Ohio Theater), Dust (Incubator). TV: The Outs, Whatever this is. Film: Porcupine Hugs, The Exploding Girl. Education: BFA, SUNY Purchase Acting Conservatory. ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: United States

Bio:
New York Theatre: War Horse (Lincoln Center), The Diorama (Theatre Row), The Late Christopher Bean (TACT), '68 (LAByrinth), Reconstruction (Ohio Theater), Dust (Incubator). TV: The Outs, Whatever this is. Film: Porcupine Hugs, The Exploding Girl. Education: BFA, SUNY Purchase Acting Conservatory. ... (read complete bio)
Orphean Circus Presents DIRECTOR VS DIRECTOR: A New, Livestreaming, Interactive Game  Photo Orphean Circus Presents DIRECTOR VS DIRECTOR: A New, Livestreaming, Interactive Game Show
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2020

From the prolific, whimsically surrealist minds at Orphean Circus comes the all-new live streaming game show competition, Director Vs Director!

Photo Flash: VOYEUR: THE WINDOWS OF TOULOUSE-LAUTREC Takes Over The Streets Of The We Photo Photo Flash: VOYEUR: THE WINDOWS OF TOULOUSE-LAUTREC Takes Over The Streets Of The West Village
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2020

Bated Breath Theatre Company premieres VOYEUR: THE WINDOWS OF TOULOUSE-LAUTREC, a pandemic-friendly theatrical walking tour inspired by their long-running immersive hit Unmaking Toulouse-Lautrec. 

Photo Flash: Opening Night First Look at BROCADE, a World Premiere Comedy Depicting G Photo Photo Flash: Opening Night First Look at BROCADE, a World Premiere Comedy Depicting Gay Life In 17 C. Venice
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2020

Theater for the New City (Crystal Field, Producing Artistic Director) presents The Xoregos Performing Company's Brocade, an intriguing world premiere comedy set in 17th Century Venice written by Robert E. DiNardo. Shela Xoregos directs a cast of six, including Ethelyn Friend*, Sarah Kebede-Fiedler, Carla Lewis*, Bennett Saltzman, Gene Santarelli*, and Jacob Silburn with violin excerpts performed by Laura Zawarski. Original music has been composed by Barbara Rottman. Twelve performances will be staged at Theater for the New City, 155 First Avenue in New York City from January 30-February 16, 2020. *Member, Actors' Equity Association. AEA Approved Showcase.

BWW Review: EVERYTHING IS SUPER GREAT is a Compelling Modern Story Photo BWW Review: EVERYTHING IS SUPER GREAT is a Compelling Modern Story
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 30, 2019

Everything is Super Great, written by Stephen Brown and directed by Sarah Norris is now being performed at 59E59 Theaters. This emotive, yet often humorous play is a portrait of people dealing with some of life's complex issues.

The Flea Hosts the World Premiere of THE INVENTION OF TRAGEDY Photo The Flea Hosts the World Premiere of THE INVENTION OF TRAGEDY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019

The Flea Theater presents the World Premiere of THE INVENTION OF TRAGEDY,the centerpiece of MAC WELLMAN: PERFECT CATASTROPHES, a festival of plays by the influential vanguard playwright. Now in previews, performances run through October 14 at The Flea (20 Thomas Street in Tribeca, between Church and Broadway, three blocks north of Chambers) with opening set for September 21.

PUFFS Enters Final Week of Performances Off-Broadway Photo PUFFS Enters Final Week of Performances Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2019

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic, New York's long-running hit comedy, will head into the final week of performances for its triumphant record-breaking Off-Broadway run at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street), set to conclude on Sunday, August 18. PUFFS - which marked its 750th show Off Broadway earlier this year - continues to be a sensation with dozens of productions, licensed in partnership with Samuel French, throughout the country and across the globe; and with major international productions to be announced later this year.

Scathing Send Up Of Race And Gender, THE AMERICAN TRADITION Begins Performances Tonig Photo Scathing Send Up Of Race And Gender, THE AMERICAN TRADITION Begins Performances Tonight With New Light Theater Project
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2019

THE AMERICAN TRADITION, Ray Yamanouchi's scathing satire about race and gender in the US, begins performances tonight at the 13th Street Repertory Company.

BWW Review: Diplomacy Demands Charisma in Helen Banner's INTELLEGENCE Photo BWW Review: Diplomacy Demands Charisma in Helen Banner's INTELLEGENCE
by Michael Dale - Jan 21, 2019

'Before I walk in the room, I remember who I am,' explains rising hotshot negotiator Sarah in Helen Banner's new drama. 'I'm American. And I'm a woman, an attractive woman, divorced, successful, ambitious, sometimes on the news, going somewhere, from nowhere...'

New Light Theater Project Presents World Premiere of THE AMERICAN TRADITION Photo New Light Theater Project Presents World Premiere of THE AMERICAN TRADITION
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2018

New Light Theater Project is thrilled to present the world premiere of THE AMERICAN TRADITION written by Ray Yamanouchi and directed by Axel Avin, Jr. THE AMERICAN TRADITION begins performances on Friday, January 25 for a limited engagement through Saturday, February 16. 

BWW Review: Do-overs and Debauchery in New Light Theater Project's Revival of LIFE x3 Photo BWW Review: Do-overs and Debauchery in New Light Theater Project's Revival of LIFE x3
by Kristen Morale - Nov 25, 2018

Written by Yasmina Reza, directed by Jerry Heymann and now in performances at Urban Stages, Life x3 is New Light Theater Project's revival performance using the translations of Christopher Hampton. With a stellar cast that can navigate the paths of essentially three characters each with obvious ease, this production carefully presents nuances in character and circumstance and asks the audience to notice how and why each of the three instances is different. From

PUFFS to Premiere on BroadwayHD Photo PUFFS to Premiere on BroadwayHD
by TV News Desk - Oct 15, 2018

When PUFFS premieres on BroadwayHD on October 18th it will mark the first time in theatrical history a show will be available to stream online while simultaneously running in New York. This is a momentous departure from the industry standard of holdbacks and blackouts, confronting the idea that digital availability negatively impacts tickets sales. 

BWW Review: Playwright Michelle Kholos Brooks and HITLERS TASTERS at IRT Theatre Photo BWW Review: Playwright Michelle Kholos Brooks and HITLERS TASTERS at IRT Theatre
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 9, 2018

'Hitler's Tasters' by playwright, Michelle Kholos Brooks will be performed at IRT Theatre in New York City through 10/27. Directed by Sarah Norris with choreography by Ashlee Wasmund, the cast includes MaryKathryn Kopp, Hallie Griffin, Kaitlin Paige Longoria, and Hannah Mae Sturges.Broadwayworld.com had the opportunity to interview Michelle about her career and "Hitler's Tasters."

Photo Flash: Female/genderqueer Shakespeare Adaptation R+J Premieres Photo Photo Flash: Female/genderqueer Shakespeare Adaptation R+J Premieres
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2018

Hypokrit Theatre Company and Access Theater present R + J, a female/genderqueer adaptation of Shakespeare's classic Romeo and Juliet. Adapted and directed by Molly Houlahan featuring a diverse cast of 6 women/ gender-nonconforming actors playing all of the roles, runs through October 14 at Access Theater in Tribeca.

PUFFS Celebrates Two Years, Tickets On Sale Through SEPTEMBER 2019 Photo PUFFS Celebrates Two Years, Tickets On Sale Through SEPTEMBER 2019
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2018

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic, New York's long-running comedy, will celebrate its landmark Two Years Anniversary as an Off Broadway hit this Saturday by putting a new block of tickets on sale through September 29, 2019.

BWW Review: AGNES at 59E59 Theaters is an Excellent Story About Human Connections Photo BWW Review: AGNES at 59E59 Theaters is an Excellent Story About Human Connections
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 14, 2018

The NYC premiere of 'Agnes,' written by Catya McMullen and directed by Jenna Worsham is being performed at 59E59 Theaters through September 29. It is a riveting portrayal of five individuals with with very different personalities and how they deal with their interactions and commitments. Performed in the theater's intimate space, Agnes has just the right balance of drama and humor.

BWW Review: New Light Theater Project's MEANINGFUL CONVERSATION is a Raw, Realistic S Photo BWW Review: New Light Theater Project's MEANINGFUL CONVERSATION is a Raw, Realistic Snapshot of New York Life
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2018

Sometimes you know exactly what to expect based on the synopsis of a play, and sometimes, after leaving the theatre, you got a lot more than you bargained for. With New Light Theater Project's Meaningful Conversation, I definitely received the latter.

Photo Flash: The Flea Launches Color Brave Season with SCRAPS Photo Photo Flash: The Flea Launches Color Brave Season with SCRAPS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2018

The Flea Theater presents the World Premiere of SCRAPS written by Geraldine Inoa, a writer on The Walking Dead and the inaugural recipient of The Shonda Rhimes Unsung Voices Playwriting Commission. It is directed by Flea Artistic Director Niegel Smith. Now in previews, opening night is slated for Thursday, August 30.

PUFFS Welcomes New Cast Members; Anna Dart, Alex Haynes, and More Photo PUFFS Welcomes New Cast Members; Anna Dart, Alex Haynes, and More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2018

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic has announced that new cast members will join the company of the show's record breaking run at New World Stages. Original cast members Langston Belton, Julie Ann Earls, A.J. Ditty, and Eleanor Phillips, who have been with the show since the first public performance at the People Improv Theater, and James Fouhey, who joined Puffs when it transferred Off Broadway, are leaving the show.

BWW Review: LESS THAN 50% at 59E59 Theaters-A Modern Play that Cleverly Blends Romanc Photo BWW Review: LESS THAN 50% at 59E59 Theaters-A Modern Play that Cleverly Blends Romance and Comedy
by Marina Kennedy - Aug 12, 2018

'Less Than 50%' is now on stage at 59E59 Theaters. Written by Gianmarco Soresi and directed by Jen Wineman, this show has a great deal of comic appeal but it also smacks of reality. The unique two-hander has a clever combination of storytelling and stand-up comedy.

PUFFS Will Celebrate 500 Performances July 21 Photo PUFFS Will Celebrate 500 Performances July 21
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2018

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic, the hit comedy currently running New World Stages, will celebrate its landmark 500th Peformance Off Broadway this Saturday, July 21.

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