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Bio:
JESSIE AUSTRIAN (Baker√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Wife) is a co-artistic director and founder of Fiasco Theater, and is thrilled to be returning to Fiasco√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Into the Woods with this incredible team. She recently co-directed Fiasco√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs production of The Two Gentlemen of Verona at the Folger Theatre in ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
JESSIE AUSTRIAN (Baker√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Wife) is a co-artistic director and founder of Fiasco Theater, and is thrilled to be returning to Fiasco√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Into the Woods with this incredible team. She recently co-directed Fiasco√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs production of The Two Gentlemen of Verona at the Folger Theatre in ... (read complete bio)
Fiasco Theater Announces In-Person Programming For The Fall Photo Fiasco Theater Announces In-Person Programming For The Fall
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2021

With the return of live theater in New York underway, Fiasco Theater is delighted to announce its 2021‚Äď22 season. This season features the dynamic ensemble work and inventive reimagining of classics that has defined Fiasco's work since its inception, as well as an expansion into work on new plays and musicals, and the start of several new reading, performance, and development processes.

Julie Bowen, Ann Harada and More Brown University Alumni to Perform in TOGETHER APART Photo Julie Bowen, Ann Harada and More Brown University Alumni to Perform in TOGETHER APART
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2021

TOGETHER APART, a collection of new short musicals written, composed, directed-by and starring Brown University alumni, will premiere on May 27th at 5:30 PT/8:30 ET to raise money for The Actors Fund, an organization that provides emergency financial assistance to members of the entertainment community.

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG se estrenaba off-Broadway Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG se estrenaba off-Broadway
by Cristina Martinez - Feb 19, 2021

Un 19 de febrero de 2019, MERRILLY WE ROLL ALONG regresaba off-Broadway. El musical de Stepehn Sondheim, con el libreto de George Furth subía el telón del Laura Pels Theatre.

Fiasco Theater Presents THIS BUD OF LOVE: A HOMEMADE VALENTINE FROM FIASCO Photo Fiasco Theater Presents THIS BUD OF LOVE: A HOMEMADE VALENTINE FROM FIASCO
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 8, 2021

Fiasco Theater is streaming a free, live, Valentine's-themed performance Thursday Feb 11th from 8-9pmEST: This Bud of Love: A homemade Valentine from Fiasco.' Featuring Jessie Austrian, Noah Brody, Paul L. Coffey, Tina Chilip, Zack Fine, Andy Grotelueschen, Max Krauss, Liz Hayes, Devin E. Haqq, Teresa Avia Lim, Ben Steinfeld, Anna Sundberg & more.

Trinity Rep Launches New Digital Programming for Winter and Spring Photo Trinity Rep Launches New Digital Programming for Winter and Spring
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 22, 2021

Trinity Rep is expanding its free digital programming offerings with new play workshops and an expanded America Too program that examines our community’s response to the events of the past year through discussion and performance.

Trinity Rep Shifts 2020-21 Season Photo Trinity Rep Shifts 2020-21 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2020

With the health and safety of our artists, patrons, and staff as our top priority, Trinity Rep will shift the schedule of the previously announced 2020-21 Season.

Roundabout Launches Assistance for Emerging Directors with Roundabout Directors Group Photo Roundabout Launches Assistance for Emerging Directors with Roundabout Directors Group
by Nicole Rosky - May 20, 2020

Roundabout Theatre Company has just announced the Roundabout Directors Group providing career assistance to emerging directors. This is an extension of Roundabout's myriad artistic and career mentorship programs, including the Roundabout Directing Fellowship, the Theatrical Workforce Development Program and Space Jam, a support initiative for playwrights.

Theater Latte Da Launches NEXT UP Lab in Lieu of Season Announcement Photo Theater Latte Da Launches NEXT UP Lab in Lieu of Season Announcement
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2020

In lieu of a season announcement, Theater Latté Da announces a??NEXT UPa??,an intensive laboratory investing in the future of new musical theater. New work has always been a part of the company's DNA. Over the past eight years the company has further prioritized the support of new musicals and plays with music through its NEXT program: including commissions, workshops, the NEXT Festival, and of course world premieres. It will spend the coming months supporting playwrights, composers and lyricists.

Trinity Rep to Present SWEENEY TODD, SWEAT and More in 2020-21 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2020

The Tony Award-winning Trinity Repertory Company, under the artistic leadership of The Arthur P. Solomon and Sally E. Lapides Artistic Director Curt Columbus, announces the company's 57th season.

Theater Latté Da Continues New Work Development and Awards $20,000 NEXT Generation C Photo Theater Latté Da Continues New Work Development and Awards $20,000 NEXT Generation Commission
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2020

Theater Latté Da today announced singer/songwriters Kate Kilbane and Dan Moses, who together form the musical duo, The Kilbanes, and actor/directors Jessie Austrian and Noah Brody as the recipients of the NEXT Generation Commission, a new opportunity for women artists and artists of color

Fiasco Theater Now Accepting Applications for Fall Conservatory Photo Fiasco Theater Now Accepting Applications for Fall Conservatory
by Julie Musbach - May 23, 2019

New York company Fiasco Theater has announced plans to expand its training programs beginning this fall. 

Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for ALL MY SONS Photo Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for ALL MY SONS
by Walter McBride - Apr 23, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Arthur Miller's All My Sons, directed by Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, officially opened last night! BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the star-studded red carpet below!

Final 2 Weeks To See Roundabout's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Off-Broadway Photo Final 2 Weeks To See Roundabout's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Off-Broadway
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 1, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) and Fiasco Theater's new production of MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG will play the final performance of an extended limited engagement on April 14, 2019.

April 1: Stephen Sondheim Announces Reworking Of Roundabout's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Photo April 1: Stephen Sondheim Announces Reworking Of Roundabout's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG
by Alan Henry - Apr 1, 2019

'It was 1981, we were stoned out of our mind...' said Sondheim. For the first time, instead of being presented backward, the show will be re-worked to be staged in chronological order. Check out the video below for more information!

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Announces One Week Extension Photo MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Announces One Week Extension
by Julie Musbach - Mar 14, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company announces a one-week extension to the limited run of Fiasco Theater's new production of MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG through April 14, 2019.

BWW TV: It's Their Time! MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Celebrates Opening Night Photo BWW TV: It's Their Time! MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Celebrates Opening Night
by TV - Opening Night Special - Feb 20, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company and Fiasco Theater's production of Merrily We Roll Along, featuring a book by George Furth and music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, directed by Noah Brody, opened just last night at the Laura Pels Theatre in the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre (111 West 46th Street). 

Photo Coverage: Go Inside Opening Night of MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG! Photo Photo Coverage: Go Inside Opening Night of MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG!
by Linda Lenzi - Feb 20, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company and Fiasco Theater's production of Merrily We Roll Along, featuring a book by George Furth and music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, directed by Noah Brody, opened just last night at the Laura Pels Theatre in the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre (111 West 46th Street). BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and you can check out photos below!

Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think About Roundabout and Fiasco's MERRILY WE R Photo Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think About Roundabout and Fiasco's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG?
by Review Roundups - Feb 20, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company and Fiasco Theater's production of Merrily We Roll Along, featuring a book by George Furth and music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, directed by Noah Brody, officially opened last night!

Wake Up With BWW 2/19: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Opens, New FROZEN Cast Members Begin, an Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/19: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Opens, New FROZEN Cast Members Begin, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Grab your coffee and catch up on today's top stories from around the Broadway World!

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Opens Tonight! Photo MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Opens Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company's Merrily We Roll Along, officially opens tonight! With a book by George Furth, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Fiasco's production is directed by Fiasco Co-Artistic Director Noah Brody. The show is based on and with additional material from the original play by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart, and will feature Music Direction & Orchestrations by Alexander Gemignani and Choreography by Lorin Latarro.

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