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Bio:
John Fico has been performing Monica Bauer’s one-man MADE FOR EACH OTHER since 2010, from Tucson to Edinburgh Festival Fringe with a 2014 run at NYC’s Stage Left Studio after premiering in The Planet Connections Theatre Festivity (nominated: Outstanding Actor in A Solo Show). Other NYC stage ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
John Fico has been performing Monica Bauer’s one-man MADE FOR EACH OTHER since 2010, from Tucson to Edinburgh Festival Fringe with a 2014 run at NYC’s Stage Left Studio after premiering in The Planet Connections Theatre Festivity (nominated: Outstanding Actor in A Solo Show). Other NYC stage ... (read complete bio)
BETTE DAVIS AIN'T FOR SISSIES, MADE FOR EACH OTHER & More Present Live Pop-up Outdoor Photo BETTE DAVIS AIN'T FOR SISSIES, MADE FOR EACH OTHER & More Present Live Pop-up Outdoor Performances in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020

A handful of intrepid solo performers are presenting live, outdoor pop up performances of their acclaimed solo shows this Fall. These intimate storytelling events are presented using the LiveTours app and performed for an audience of 14 or less.

Cast Chosen For Planet Connections Rep Of Plays Photo Cast Chosen For Planet Connections Rep Of Plays
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2019

Planet Connections' starts out 2020 with 'DARK PLANET: Not Your Mother's Valentine's Day,' short plays unapologetically looking at life through a clever a?" albeit caustic a?" lens. Frank, Funny, Engaging, Engrossing, and Enlightening, Performing Thursdays & Fridays, February 6 a?" 21, at the Theater at the 14th Street Y, 344 E 14th St, NYC. This event a?" celebrating the diversity of the performing arts & artists of NYC a?" will be accompanied by an opening night party and special Valentine's Day event.

MADE FOR EACH OTHER Comes To Hollywood Fringe Festival Photo MADE FOR EACH OTHER Comes To Hollywood Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2019

"Made for Each Other,"the world's first gay marriage/Alzheimers play, is coming to the Hollywood Fringe Festival from New York, for six performances only, June 10 through the 22nd at Studio C, 6448 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90038.

Photo Flash: Planet Connections Theatre Festivity Holds Annual PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUS Photo Photo Flash: Planet Connections Theatre Festivity Holds Annual PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUSE Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2018

Planet Connections' signature event, PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUSE at the Theater at the 14th Street Y, played to a sold-out crowd that joyously handed the team of writers and other artists a standing ovation. This year, the event, designed to address hot-button topics concerning the world at that moment through new works by prominent authors - written just for the event - dealt with the distinctions between gender and sexuality.

Casting Announced For Playwrights For A Cause Benefit For The Ali Forney Center: MY S Photo Casting Announced For Playwrights For A Cause Benefit For The Ali Forney Center: MY SEXUALITY IS _______
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2018

This year, Planet Connections' signature event, designed to address a powerful social and topical issue facing our society today through engaging stage works, will explore the distinctions between gender and sexuality. The event will benefit THE ALI FORNEY CENTER, whose mission is to protect LGBTQ youths from the dangers of homelessness and empower them with the tools needed to live independently.

CHOSEN CHILD to Receive Staged Reading as Part of Emerging Artist Theater's New Works Photo CHOSEN CHILD to Receive Staged Reading as Part of Emerging Artist Theater's New Works Series
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2018

Good Works Productions announces the cast and director for a staged reading of CHOSEN CHILD, part of Emerging Artist Theater's New Works Series. Mothers and memories combine to change the fate of a schizophrenic man at the Port Authority Bus Terminal, who's waiting for a sister he hardly knows, to fulfill an agreement that was never made. This drama with comedy is about adoption, obligation, and the ties that may, or may not bind.

Chazz Palminteri, Sachi Parker, Misha Osherovich and More Win 2017 Planet Connections Photo Chazz Palminteri, Sachi Parker, Misha Osherovich and More Win 2017 Planet Connections Awards
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2017

Theatre Row was all a-buzz last Monday night for the ninth annual Planet Connections Theatre Festivity Awards.

Nominees Announced for 9th Annual Planet Connections Awards at Theatre Row Photo Nominees Announced for 9th Annual Planet Connections Awards at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

After a banner year for their summer festivity and Playwrights for a Cause, Planet Connections Theatre Festivity will be hosting its annual awards ceremony honoring the finest of an outstanding season.

ANNE FRANK IN THE GAZA STRIP Hits Planet Connections Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2017

Israelis and Muslims and Republicans, oh my! Anne Frank IN THE GAZA STRIP, written by Monica Bauer, is headed to the 2017 Planet Connection Theatre Festivity, which runs now through July 9, 2017 at The Clemente, 107 Suffolk Street, NYC.

PLANET CONNECTIONS THEATRE FESTIVITY 2017: 40 Plays in 28 Days Honoring 31 Charities Starts in June
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2017

Planet Connections changes the landscape of New York theatre this year. The award-winning Planet Connections Theatre Festivity runs June 12 - July 9, 2017 at The Clemente, 107 Suffolk Street, NYC. WWW.PLANETCONNECTIONS.ORG

New Musical Comedy A NIGHT AT THE PLAZA Gets Reading Tonight at Players Club
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

'A Night at the Plaza' a new musical comedy with book by Ward Morehouse III and music and lyrics by David Romeo, will receive a reading at New York's Players Club tonight, Tuesday, May 16 at 7:00 PM. It is a closed reading.

ANNE FRANK IN THE GAZA STRIP to Hit Planet Connections This June
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

Israelis and Muslims and Republicans, oh my! ANNE FRANK IN THE GAZA STRIP, written by Monica Bauer, is headed to the 2017 Planet Connection Theatre Festivity, which runs June 12 - July 9, 2017 at The Clemente, 107 Suffolk Street, NYC.

THE REAL MACHIAVELLI Opens March 4 at 13th Street Repertory Theater
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2016

In the middle of an election season of clashing egos and outrageous demagogues, comes a new play about the writing of the most infamous book ever written about dirty politics, 'The Prince.' Cheryl King, artistic director of Stage Left Studio, will direct and perform in Monica Bauer's new play, The Real Machiavelli, opening on March 4th for a limited run at 13th Street Repertory Theater.

THE REAL MACHIAVELLI Opens Tonight at 13th Street Repertory Theater
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2016

In the middle of an election season of clashing egos and outrageous demagogues, comes a new play about the writing of the most infamous book ever written about dirty politics, 'The Prince.' Cheryl King, artistic director of Stage Left Studio, will direct and perform in Monica Bauer's new play, The Real Machiavelli, opening tonight, March 4th, for a limited run at 13th Street Repertory Theater.

THE REAL MACHIAVELLI Opens March 4 at 13th Street Repertory Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2016

In the middle of an election season of clashing egos and outrageous demagogues, comes a new play about the writing of the most infamous book ever written about dirty politics, 'The Prince.' Cheryl King, artistic director of Stage Left Studio, will direct and perform in Monica Bauer's new play, The Real Machiavelli, opening on March 4th for a limited run at 13th Street Repertory Theater.

Stage Left Studio Kicks Off 7th Annual Left Out Festival Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2015

What do you get when you mix 14 playwrights, 50 performers doing 30 plays in 18 days? This year's 7th Annual Left Out Festival, a tasty, spiked punch full of plays about Cowboy Bars, OraQuick, Homophobia, Tap-Dancing Lesbians, Cartoons, Plastic Bags, Bullying, Showbiz, Racism, Murder, Lesbian Camp Counselors and (gasp!) Narcissism all stirred with a Big Gay Swizzle Stick. The fun begins on April 14th and continues through May 5th at Stage Left Studio, 214 West 30th St. 6th floor. As always, The Left Out Festival proceeds will benefit Bailey House.

MARGARITA AND MAX and PITTSBURGH! Set for Stage Left's LEFT OUT FESTIVAL 2015 Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2015

LEFT OUT FESTIVAL 2015 will present MARGARITA AND MAX by Manuel Igrejas, directed By Robert Teague and starring Cheryl King as Margarita and John Fico as Max on Sunday, April 19th and Wednesday, April 22nd at 7:30pm at Stage Left Studio, 214 West 30th Street, 6th Floor. Also on the bill is Igrejas' PITTSBURGH! A Short Play. These and all Left Out performances benefit Bailey House.

Stage Left Studio to Kick Off 7th Annual Left Out Festival Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

What do you get when you mix 14 playwrights, 50 performers doing 30 plays in 18 days? This year's 7th Annual Left Out Festival, a tasty, spiked punch full of plays about Cowboy Bars, OraQuick, Homophobia, Tap-Dancing Lesbians, Cartoons, Plastic Bags, Bullying, Showbiz, Racism, Murder, Lesbian Camp Counselors and (gasp!) Narcissism all stirred with a Big Gay Swizzle Stick. The fun begins on April 14th and continues through May 5th at Stage Left Studio, 214 West 30th St. 6th floor. As always, The Left Out Festival proceeds will benefit Bailey House.

Theatre Pianist Brandon Sturiale Offers Free Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

Theatre pianist Brandon Sturiale will be giving a free concert of his own compositions, with guest singers Jonathan Rayson (Broadway's Little Shop of Horrors and A Year With Frog and Toad), John Fico (Made For Each Other and Off-Broadway's Iron Curtain), Yassmin Alers (Broadway's Rent and The Capeman), and Dave Resultan (The Nomad, by Tony nominee Liz Swados).

Theatre Pianist Brandon Sturiale to Offer Free Concert, 2/12
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2015

Theatre pianist Brandon Sturiale will be giving a free concert of his own compositions, with guest singers Jonathan Rayson (Broadway's Little Shop of Horrors and A Year With Frog and Toad), John Fico (Made For Each Other and Off-Broadway's Iron Curtain), Yassmin Alers (Broadway's Rent and The Capeman), and Dave Resultan (The Nomad, by Tony nominee Liz Swados).

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