New York Deaf Theatre, Kaiser's Room, and Saint Francis School For The Deaf Announce  Photo New York Deaf Theatre, Kaiser's Room, and Saint Francis School For The Deaf Announce Pilot Class
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2019

Beginning in January 2020 Saint Francis de Sales School for the Deaf will host an 8-week session of theatre classes for their students who are d/Deaf and have additional disabilities. The classes will follow Kaiser's Room's model of creating connection through imaginative play, but adapted by New York Deaf Theatre to specifically serve this demographic of the d/Deaf community. According to The Gallaudet Research Institute nearly 40% of individuals who are d/Deaf have additional disabilities.

Deaf And Hearing Broadway Vets Reunite For Presentation Of  New Musical STEPCHILD Photo Deaf And Hearing Broadway Vets Reunite For Presentation Of New Musical STEPCHILD
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2019

A recipient of DCA's inaugural CreateNYC Disability Forward Fund, IRT Theater will present six work in progress presentations of the new musical, Stepchild. This fully accessible piece is a radical retelling of Cinderella, seen through the eyes of a young Deaf woman coming of age in a kingdom violently intolerant of difference. All presentations will take place at IRT's Greenwich Village home from May 29- June 2, 2019.

The Public's TWELFTH NIGHT Original Public Works Cast Recording to Be Released Photo The Public's TWELFTH NIGHT Original Public Works Cast Recording to Be Released
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2018

Concord Music's Craft Recordings and The Public Theater announce the release of the original Public Works cast recording of the critically acclaimed 2018 Free Shakespeare in the Park production of TWELFTH NIGHT.

BWW TV: The Blue Cast of Public Works' Production of TWELFTH NIGHT at the Delacorte T Photo BWW TV: The Blue Cast of Public Works' Production of TWELFTH NIGHT at the Delacorte Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 1, 2018

See first-look footage of the Red Cast, currently featured in Twelfth Night at Shakespeare in the Park!

BWW TV: First Look at the Red Cast of Public Works' Production of TWELFTH NIGHT at th Photo BWW TV: First Look at the Red Cast of Public Works' Production of TWELFTH NIGHT at the Delacorte Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 1, 2018

Check out the first footage of the multi-cast Public Works production of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, currently running at the Delacorte Theatre in Central Park. See the Red Cast in action below!

Photo Coverage: Illyria Sings Out! Inside Opening Night of TWELFTH NIGHT in the Park Photo Photo Coverage: Illyria Sings Out! Inside Opening Night of TWELFTH NIGHT in the Park
by Jennifer Broski - Aug 1, 2018

The Public Theater's production of Public Works' TWELFTH NIGHT, conceived by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Shaina Taub, music and lyrics by Shaina Taub, Choreography by Lorin Latarro, and directed by Oskar Eustis and Kwame Kwei-Armah, opened just last night, July 31, running through Sunday, August 19.

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of TWELFTH NIGHT in the Park! Photo Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of TWELFTH NIGHT in the Park!
by Jennifer Broski - Aug 1, 2018

The Public Theater's production of Public Works' TWELFTH NIGHT, conceived by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Shaina Taub, music and lyrics by Shaina Taub, Choreography by Lorin Latarro, and directed by Oskar Eustis and Kwame Kwei-Armah, opened just last night, July 31, running through Sunday, August 19.

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On TWELFTH NIGHT in the Park Photo Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On TWELFTH NIGHT in the Park
by Review Roundups - Jul 31, 2018

The Public Theater's production of Public Works' TWELFTH NIGHT, conceived by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Shaina Taub, music and lyrics by Shaina Taub, Choreography by Lorin Latarro, and directed by Oskar Eustis and Kwame Kwei-Armah, opened tonight and will run through Sunday, August 19.

Photo Flash: First Look at Nikki M. James, Shuler Hensley & More in Public Works' TWE Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Nikki M. James, Shuler Hensley & More in Public Works' TWELFTH NIGHT in the Park!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

The Public Theater's production of Public Works' TWELFTH NIGHT, conceived by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Shaina Taub, music and lyrics by Shaina Taub, Choreography by Lorin Latarro, and directed by Oskar Eustis and Kwame Kwei-Armah, is set to open on Tuesday, July 31, running through Sunday, August 19.

Shuler Hensley, Andrew Kober, and More Complete Cast of The Public's TWELFTH NIGHT Photo Shuler Hensley, Andrew Kober, and More Complete Cast of The Public's TWELFTH NIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2018

The Public Theater has announced complete casting for the Shakespeare in the Park production of TWELFTH NIGHT.

First Revival of Jordan Harrison's MAPLE AND VINE to Open Tonight! Photo First Revival of Jordan Harrison's MAPLE AND VINE to Open Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

New York Deaf Theatre (NYDT) celebrates their 38th season with an accessible production of MAPLE AND VINE by Pulitzer Prize finalist Jordan Harrison. The production marks the New York theater directing debut of award-winning Deaf film director Jules Dameron. Previews begin May 11 at the Flea Theater with a gala performance on May 12 and an official opening today, May 17 at 7:00pm.

Photo Flash: Jordan Harrison's MAPLE AND VINE Comes to The Flea Photo Photo Flash: Jordan Harrison's MAPLE AND VINE Comes to The Flea
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2018

Following their innovative production of TITUS: A Visual-Physical Adaptation of Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus, New York Deaf Theatre (NYDT) celebrates their 38th season with an accessible production of MAPLE AND VINE by Pulitzer Prize finalist Jordan Harrison. The production marks the New York theater directing debut of award-winning Deaf film director Jules Dameron. Previews begin May 11 at the Flea Theater with a gala performance on May 12 and an official press opening on Thursday, May 17 at 7:00pm. 

First Revival of Jordan Harrison's MAPLE AND VINE Begins Today At The Flea Photo First Revival of Jordan Harrison's MAPLE AND VINE Begins Today At The Flea
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2018

New York Deaf Theatre (NYDT) celebrates their 38th season with an accessible production of MAPLE AND VINE by Pulitzer Prize finalist Jordan Harrison. The production marks the New York theater directing debut of award-winning Deaf film director Jules Dameron. Previews begin May 11 at the Flea Theater with a gala performance on May 12 and an official opening on Thursday, May 17 at 7:00pm.

First Revival of Jordan Harrison's MAPLE AND VINE Begins May 11 At The Flea Photo First Revival of Jordan Harrison's MAPLE AND VINE Begins May 11 At The Flea
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2018

New York Deaf Theatre (NYDT) celebrates their 38th season with an accessible production of MAPLE AND VINE by Pulitzer Prize finalist Jordan Harrison. The production marks the New York theater directing debut of award-winning Deaf film director Jules Dameron. Previews begin May 11 at the Flea Theater with a gala performance on May 12 and an official opening on Thursday, May 17 at 7:00pm.

First Revival of Jordan Harrison's MAPLE AND VINE Begins May 11 At The Flea Photo First Revival of Jordan Harrison's MAPLE AND VINE Begins May 11 At The Flea
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2018

New York Deaf Theatre (NYDT) celebrates their 38th season with an accessible production of MAPLE AND VINE by Pulitzer Prize finalist Jordan Harrison. The production marks the New York theater directing debut of award-winning Deaf film director Jules Dameron. Previews begin May 11 at the Flea Theater with a gala performance on May 12 and an official opening on Thursday, May 17 at 7:00pm.

BWW Interview: Kim Weild of SOOT AND SPIT at New Ohio Theatre
by Amy Oestreicher - Jun 15, 2017

'soot and spit' has already received rave reviews from the New York Times, and Kim Weild, the director behind this ambitious new work, shared her "insider" perspective of the outsider art piece.

Photo Flash: First Look at Charles Mee's SOOT AND SPIT at New Ohio Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2017

The second company completing its residency this spring is Our Voices Theater, presenting the world premiere of Obie Award winner Charles Mee's SOOT AND SPIT, directed by Kim Weild, running now through June 17, 2017. Shows take place at New Ohio Theatre, located at 154 Christopher Street between Greenwich and Washington Streets in New York City. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

World Premiere of Charles Mee's SOOT AND SPIT Opens Today at the New Ohio Theater
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

What drives a single person to create nearly 20,000 works of art? Celebrating the life of James Castle, one of America's great outsider artists, Our Voices presents the world premiere of acclaimed playwright Charles Mee's Soot and Spit.

Previews Begin Saturday Night for Charles Mee's SOOT AND SPIT at New Ohio Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

The Archive Residency, a collaboration between New Ohio Theatre and IRT Theater (likeminded neighbors in the historic Archive Building in the West Village), is a vital incubator for New York City's most electrifying independent theater companies. Now in its fourth year, the two-year residency offers each company an artistic home -- space, support, and institutional continuity for the development and presentation of a new work. Each residency culminates with a world premiere production.

Reps from Kennedy Center, Steppenwolf, NY Deaf Theatre and More Slated for TDF's Accessibility Symposium
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

Theatre Development Fund (TDF), the not-for-profit service organization for the performing arts, will host an accessibility symposium, "TDF Access for NYC Theatre" on Monday, April 24 at the Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street, NYC).

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