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Page 73 Announces Marvin González De León as 2022 Playwriting Fellow Photo Page 73 Announces Marvin González De León as 2022 Playwriting Fellow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 11, 2022

Page 73 has¬†announced¬†Marvin Gonz√°lez De Le√≥n¬†as 2022 Playwriting Fellow, selected from a group of 10 semifinalists and three finalists for the 2022 Fellowship‚ÄĒnarrowed from a pool of over 300 applicants.

Page 73 Announces Semifinalists for Playwriting Fellowship Photo Page 73 Announces Semifinalists for Playwriting Fellowship
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 22, 2021

Page 73 has announced 10 semifinalists for the 2022 Page 73 Playwriting Fellowship. From a pool of over 300 applicants, Page 73 has selected Melis Aker, Syreeta Briggs, Vichet Chum, Kate Douglas, Ryan Drake, Marvin González De León, Majkin Holmquist, Deepa Purohit, Gab Reisman, and Haygen-Brice Walker.

F*It Club to Present THE SPRING FLING: HAPPILY EVER AFTER Photo F*It Club to Present THE SPRING FLING: HAPPILY EVER AFTER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2021

F*It Club, the New York Innovative Award-winning film and theatre company, will complete ten years of its annual series of short, commissioned world-premiere plays at the IRT Theater as part of their 3B Development Series in Manhattan's West Village with The Spring Fling: Happily Ever After.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Returns With Flaco Navaja, Joel Marsh Garland, Na Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Returns With Flaco Navaja, Joel Marsh Garland, Natalie Walker & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2021

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues will return on Tuesday, September 14th, with an all new series of unforgettable performances. Sixteen actors have been paired with writers who have crafted unique pieces especially for them. From 6 PM until 10 PM, new monologues will be published every 15 minutes.  

Remy Bumppo Theatre Company Announces Marti Lyons as its New Artistic Director Photo Remy Bumppo Theatre Company Announces Marti Lyons as its New Artistic Director
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2021

Remy Bumppo Theatre Company has announced Marti Lyons as artistic director. Lyons assumes this role effective immediately. Lyons was selected after a national search led by ALJP Consulting, with a search committee composed of select staff, Core Ensemble members, Board members and representatives of the local community.

Son Of Semele Leaves Home Of 18 Years Photo Son Of Semele Leaves Home Of 18 Years
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 16, 2021

Award-winning theatre company Son of Semele Ensemble is announcing its departure from their Silver Lake home of 18 years. Led by Founding Artistic Director Matthew McCray since 2000, the company has been in residence at 3301 Beverly Boulevard in a black box theatre they created in 2003. 

Rhinebeck Writers Retreat to Host Residencies for 23 Writers of Nine New Musicals Photo Rhinebeck Writers Retreat to Host Residencies for 23 Writers of Nine New Musicals
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2021

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Rhinebeck Writers Retreat will host nine weeklong in-person residencies for 23 musical theatre writers of nine new musicals between June 27 and August 29.  Writers include Tony-nominee Beth Malone, Emily Saliers of Indigo Girls; Jonathan Larson winners Avi Amon, Sara Cooper, Ty Defoe, and Anna Jacobs and more.

American Shakespeare Center Artistic Director, Ethan McSweeny, Resigns Photo American Shakespeare Center Artistic Director, Ethan McSweeny, Resigns
by Stephi Wild - Feb 22, 2021

American Shakespeare Center's artistic director since 2018, Ethan McSweeny, has resigned, effective February 11.

Northern Stage Announces 2021 Recipients of the BOLD Theater Women's Leadership Circl Photo Northern Stage Announces 2021 Recipients of the BOLD Theater Women's Leadership Circle Grant
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 17, 2021

Northern Stage announced the 2021 recipients of the BOLD Theater Women’s Leadership Circle grant, which marks its 4th year with 2 new inductees into its unprecedented $3.5 million grant funded by the Helen Gurley Brown Foundation to support and promote women+ artistic directors and their associates in professional theaters across the United States.

Page 73 Announces Bleu Beckford-Burrell as 2021 Page 73 Playwriting Fellow Photo Page 73 Announces Bleu Beckford-Burrell as 2021 Page 73 Playwriting Fellow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 11, 2021

Page 73 has named Bleu Beckford-Burrell the 2021 Page 73 Playwriting Fellow. An Interstate 73 writers group member who was first invited to work with Page 73 in their 2017 Summer Residency, Beckford-Burrell is also one of the playwrights granted 11-day virtual residencies this season.

Page 73 Announces Finalists for 2021 Playwriting Fellowship, Awards Each a $1,000 Hon Photo Page 73 Announces Finalists for 2021 Playwriting Fellowship, Awards Each a $1,000 Honorarium
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2020

Page 73 has announced Bleu Beckford-Burrell, Marvin González De León, Jessica Huang, April Ranger, and Haygen-Brice Walker as finalists for the Page 73 Playwriting Fellowship. Page 73 is, for the first time in the award’s history, providing an honorarium of $1,000 for all finalists.

Page 73 Announces Semi-Finalists for 2021 Playwriting Fellowship Photo Page 73 Announces Semi-Finalists for 2021 Playwriting Fellowship
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2020

Page 73 has announced¬†13 semi-finalists for the Page 73 Playwriting Fellowship. Page 73 has selected Bleu Beckford-Burrell, Lyndsey Bourne, Steph Del Rosso, Jahna Ferron-Smith, Marvin Gonz√°lez De Le√≥n, Dylan Guerra, Majkin Holmquist, Emma Horwitz, Jessica Huang, Roger Q. Mason, April Ranger, Andrew Sia√Īez-De La O, and Haygen-Brice Walker.

BWW Feature: PDX THEATRES OFFER AUDIO PLAYS, STREAMING FESTIVALS, AND ACTIVITIES TO D Photo BWW Feature: PDX THEATRES OFFER AUDIO PLAYS, STREAMING FESTIVALS, AND ACTIVITIES TO DO AT HOME
by Krista Garver - Jun 17, 2020

With shows on hold, theatres have started to explore non-traditional ways to connect with audiences. Here's what's new.

Profile Theatre To Release Audio Play: CLAUDIA, A VIRAL LOVE STORY Photo Profile Theatre To Release Audio Play: CLAUDIA, A VIRAL LOVE STORY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2020

PROFILE THEATRE premieres Claudia, A Viral Love Story, a 5-episode audio play by 9 astounding writers, known for their work in theatre, film and TV. Each writer was given prompts to create a scene and was asked to hand over their scene to the next writer to build on.

Rorschach Theatre Announces Original (Digital) Works Photo Rorschach Theatre Announces Original (Digital) Works
by Stephi Wild - May 29, 2020

This year's Magic in Rough Spaces New Play Lab (MIRS) is going virtual!

BWW News: Studio Theatre Embarks on Largest Round of Commissioning in Its History, Aw Photo BWW News: Studio Theatre Embarks on Largest Round of Commissioning in Its History, Awarding Grants to Ten Theatre Artists and Supporting Audio Plays for The First Time
by Elliot Lanes - May 20, 2020

Building on over 40 years of producing powerful contemporary theatre, Studio Theatre is pleased to announce its largest class ever of commissioned artists to Studio R&D, its incubator to support the creation of new work. Studio will award grants to 10 artists-playwrights, directors, and multidisciplinary creators-investing in its future while supporting theatre-makers and expanding the idea of what it means to be a generative artist. For the first time, Studio R&D commissions are being awarded to support the creation of audio plays, as Studio explores alternate modes of theatrical storytelling in response to the present moment.

VIDEO: Santino Fontana, Ashley Park And More Star In THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOG Photo VIDEO: Santino Fontana, Ashley Park And More Star In THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 29, 2020

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues' seventh edition last night was one for the books! A group of the best actors in the business were paired with celebrated writers, who worked through Monday night to create unique pieces especially for them. From 6 PM on, 24 new monologues were published, one every 15 minutes.

Santino Fontana, Rita Wilson and More Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Photo Santino Fontana, Rita Wilson and More Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2020

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues has an incredible lineup in store for its seventh edition tonight on IGTV @24hourplays and at https://24hourplays.com/viral-monologues/. A group of the best actors in the business have been paired with celebrated writers, who've worked through the night to create unique pieces especially for them.

Clubbed Thumb Postpones 25th Annual Summerworks Photo Clubbed Thumb Postpones 25th Annual Summerworks
by Stephi Wild - Apr 6, 2020

Tony Award-nominated and five-time Obie Award-winning theater company Clubbed Thumb (Maria Striar, Producing Artistic Director; Michael Bulger, Associate Artistic Director; Quinn Metal Corbin, Advancement Director) will postpone the 25th edition of SUMMERWORKS, its annual festival of new plays.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Third Edition Returned With Hugh Dancy, Derrick B Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Third Edition Returned With Hugh Dancy, Derrick Baskin & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2020

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues returned with an incredible all-new third edition last night on IGTV @24hourplays and at https://24hourplays.com/viral-monologues/. 20 actors were been paired with theatre's top writers, who crafted unique pieces especially for their actors.

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