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J.E. Robinson is an American playwright, known for his one-act “history plays,” such as Spades (2015). His plays feature vivid characterizations of historical figures and events. He was graduated from Howard University and from the University of Missouri. He taught history for many years at the ... (read more)
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J.E. Robinson is an American playwright, known for his one-act “history plays,” such as Spades (2015). His plays feature vivid characterizations of historical figures and events. He was graduated from Howard University and from the University of Missouri. He taught history for many years at the ... (read more)
Powerful Week Starts Tonight At The Downtown Urban Arts FestivalPowerful Week Starts Tonight At The Downtown Urban Arts Festival
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2018

Taking NYC by storm, the sweet 16th annual Downtown Urban Arts Festival (DUAF) opened with a bang with WE MCDONALD at Joe's Pub at the Public Theater followed by sold-out showings of 'The Vast Mystery Of Who You Are: Part One' by Kim Yaged and 'Gay.Porn.Mafia' by Joe Gulla. This week, the festival moves to THEATRE 80 ST. MARKS, 80 ST MARKS PLACE, NEW YORK CITY with an array of new and exciting works written by cutting-edge authors including Anghus Houvouras, J.E. Robinson, Rollin Jewett, and Daniel Damiano. (more...)

DOWNTOWN URBAN ARTS FESTIVAL Celebrates Its Sweet 16DOWNTOWN URBAN ARTS FESTIVAL Celebrates Its Sweet 16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2018

This year marks the Season Sweet 16 for the powerful Downtown Urban Arts Festival (DUAF). (more...)

Downtown Urban Arts Festival Announces 2018 PlaywrightsDowntown Urban Arts Festival Announces 2018 Playwrights
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2017

Downtown Urban Arts Festival (DUAF) announces the playwrights accepted into its 2018 season. (more...)

Theater At DUAF Announces 2018 Finalists for 16th SeasonTheater At DUAF Announces 2018 Finalists for 16th Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2017

THEATER at Downtown Urban Arts Festival (DUAF) has announced the finalists for its 16th season to run at renowned venues in downtown Manhattan, New York City, during spring 2018. (more...)

SUPERMEN Takes Top Prize at DUTF
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2015

Supermen, written by Brooklyn-based Adam Esquenazi Douglas, won Best Play at the 13th Annual Season of the Downtown Urban Theater Festival (DUTF). The festival ran from May 13-30, 2015 at HERE Mainstage in SoHo, NYC and featured 17 plays written by some of America's best emerging writers and theatrical visionaries from California to New York. (more...)

13th Annual Downtown Urban Theater Festival Launches Today
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

The Downtown Urban Theater Festival (Reg E. Gaines, Artistic Director) will present its 13th annual season in New York City today, May 13th - 30th, 2015. (more...)

13th Annual Downtown Urban Theater Festival Lineup Announced; Runs 5/13-30 at HERE
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2015

The Downtown Theater Festival (Reg E. Gaines, Artistic Director) proudly announces that its 13th annual season will take place in New York City from May 13th - 30th, 2015. (more...)

Tickets on Sale Now for 13th Annual Downtown Urban Theater Festival, Running 5/13-30
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2015

The Downtown Urban Theater Festival (Reg E. Gaines, Artistic Director) will present its 13th annual season in New York City from May 13th - 30th, 2015. (more...)

Danny Hoch Receives 2015 DUTF Playwright Masters Award Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2015

The Downtown Urban Theater Festival announces that acclaimed playwright/director/actor Danny Hoch will receive the 2015 DUTF Playwright Masters Award at this year's Opening Night event, which will take place tonight, May 12th at 8:00 p.m. at 40/40 Club (6 West 25th Street, NYC).  (more...)

13th Annual Downtown Urban Theater Festival Completes Lineup, Launches Next Week
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2015

The Downtown Urban Theater Festival (Reg E. Gaines, Artistic Director) will present its 13th annual season in New York City from May 13th - 30th, 2015.  (more...)

Tickets on Sale Now for 13th Annual Downtown Urban Theater Festival, Running 5/13-30
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2015

The Downtown Urban Theater Festival (Reg E. Gaines, Artistic Director) will present its 13th annual season in New York City from May 13th - 30th, 2015. (more...)

Danny Hoch to Receive 2015 DUTF Playwright Masters Award Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2015

?The Downtown Urban Theater Festival announces that acclaimed playwright/director/actor Danny Hoch will receive the 2015 DUTF Playwright Masters Award at this year's Opening Night event, which will take place on Tuesday, May 12th at 8:00 p.m. at 40/40 Club (6 West 25th Street, NYC).  (more...)

13th Annual Downtown Urban Theater Festival Lineup Announced; Runs 5/13-30 at HERE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2015

The Downtown Theater Festival (Reg E. Gaines, Artistic Director) proudly announces that its 13th annual season will take place in New York City from May 13th - 30th, 2015. (more...)

DUTF 2015 Finalists Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2014

Downtown Urban Theater Festival (DUTF) has chosen 28 diverse finalists for its 13th Annual season to run on the Mainstage at HERE in SoHo from May 13-30, 2015. This year, DUTF attracted some of the best new and emerging playwrights who hail from all over the country. After several weeks of review by the DUTF team and Artistic Director Reg E. Gaines, Tony-nominated for Bring in da Noise Bring in da Funk, the finalists are: (more...)