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The Ballard Institute Presents THE DOLL PLAYS Reunion Fall Online Puppet Forum Photo The Ballard Institute Presents THE DOLL PLAYS Reunion Fall Online Puppet Forum
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 29, 2021

For its second installment of the 2021 Fall Puppet Forum Series, and in conjunction with its Puppetry's Racial Reckoning exhibition, the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut will host “The Doll Plays” Reunion with Alva Rogers, Heather Henson, and Holly Laws on Thursday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. ET.

Forward Theater Announces In-Person 2021-2022 Season Photo Forward Theater Announces In-Person 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

Forward Theater prepares their return to the stage with a slate of four mainstage plays, beginning in September. The 2021-22 Nevertheless season will be presented for live audiences in the Playhouse at Overture Center. 

Ali Stroker, Mykal Kilgore & More to Take Part in Playwrights Horizons 50th Anniversa Photo Ali Stroker, Mykal Kilgore & More to Take Part in Playwrights Horizons 50th Anniversary Virtual Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2021

Playwrights Horizons will present a 50th Anniversary Virtual Gala, June 23 at 8pm. This virtual event honors the organization’s storied past and fundraises for the vast potential of what’s to come.

Playwrights Horizons Announces New Slate of Free Public Master Classes Photo Playwrights Horizons Announces New Slate of Free Public Master Classes
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2021

Playwrights Horizons (Adam Greenfield, Artistic Director; Leslie Marcus, Managing Director) has announced a new lineup of Master Classes featuring writers and artists behind celebrated productions at Playwrights and beyond.

Listen to Jeremy O. Harris, André Holland, Corey Stoll, Estelle Parsons & More in TH Photo Listen to Jeremy O. Harris, André Holland, Corey Stoll, Estelle Parsons & More in THE MS PHOENIX RISING Podcast Mini-Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2021

Playwrights Horizons is presenting The MS Phoenix Rising, a serial dark comedy fiction podcast created by writer Trish Harnetiaux (Tin Cat Shoes, How to Get into Buildings) and director Katie Brook (Dr. Ride’s American Beach House, How to Get Into Buildings), launching today (March 16).

Olney Theatre To Mark One Year Since Covid Shut Down Live Performance Photo Olney Theatre To Mark One Year Since Covid Shut Down Live Performance
by Stephi Wild - Feb 23, 2021

Olney Theatre Center marks one year since its last live, in-person performance by bringing together the cast, playwright and director of that last, eerily timed production.

Playwrights Horizons Announces Artists' Relief Fund, Offering $1000 Grants to 135 The Photo Playwrights Horizons Announces Artists' Relief Fund, Offering $1000 Grants to 135 Theater Artists
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 7, 2020

Playwrights Horizons today announced an Artists’ Relief Fund offering $1,000 grants to 135 theater artists, and continuing the organization’s work centering artists’ needs and well-being amidst the turmoil brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Playwrights Horizons Launches New Literary Magazine ALMANAC Photo Playwrights Horizons Launches New Literary Magazine ALMANAC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2020

Playwrights Horizons has launched a new literary magazine, Almanac. Established at a time of pandemic and protest, Almanac is a new kind of publication-one in which a theater and the artists who comprise it come together to take stock of contemporary American politics, culture, and playwriting.

Playwrights Horizons Announces Lineup of Master Classes With Raja Feather Kelly, Jacl Photo Playwrights Horizons Announces Lineup of Master Classes With Raja Feather Kelly, Jaclyn Backhaus & Heather Christian
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 23, 2020

Playwrights Horizons has announced a new lineup of Master Classes featuring writers and artists behind celebrated recent Playwrights productions. Streamed live on YouTube, free of charge, Playwrights Horizons' Master Classes are lecture-style, interactive presentations that appeal to a wide range of participants.

Playwrights Center Will Relocate to Larger Space Which Will Be Renovated in an $8 Mil Photo Playwrights Center Will Relocate to Larger Space Which Will Be Renovated in an $8 Million Project
by Stephi Wild - Oct 23, 2020

The Playwrights’ Center is leaving its Franklin Avenue home in Minneapolis’ Seward neighborhood and moving to 710 Raymond Ave., a location with twice the square footage.

Rogue Ensemble Theater Presents Socially Distanced TITUS ANDRONICUS Photo Rogue Ensemble Theater Presents Socially Distanced TITUS ANDRONICUS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 2, 2020

Hot on the heels of their smash hit touring production of AS YOU LIKE IT, the newly-minted Rogue Ensemble Theatre Company is set to take up the challenge of creating socially distanced theater and tackle Shakespeare's most violent tragedy, TITUS ANDRONICUS.

New York Deaf Theatre Announces 40th Anniversary Virtual Gala Photo New York Deaf Theatre Announces 40th Anniversary Virtual Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 11, 2020

New York Deaf Theatre has announced their 40th Anniversary Gala. This year NYDT honoring Obie Award nominee, Deaf actress and advocate, Alexandria Wailes, alongside newly appointed Artistic Director of Playwrights Horizons, Adam Greenfield.

Navasota Theatre Alliance Presents First Virtual Show, MARJORIE PRIME Photo Navasota Theatre Alliance Presents First Virtual Show, MARJORIE PRIME
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2020

Navasota Theatre Alliance will present its first virtual show. Marjorie Prime by Jordan Harrison. The show opens Friday and continues through Sunday.

Lloyd Suh Named 2020 Recipient Of The Horton Foote Prize Photo Lloyd Suh Named 2020 Recipient Of The Horton Foote Prize
by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2020

Mari Marchbanks (Founder and Executive Director) announced today that The 2020 Horton Foote Prize has been awarded to Lloyd Suh for his play The Chinese Lady. Awarded since 2010, the biennial prize is named in honor of the late playwright, and recognizes excellence in American theatre. 

Playwrights Horizons Announces Plans for 50th Anniversary Season Photo Playwrights Horizons Announces Plans for 50th Anniversary Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2020

Playwrights Horizons today announced plans for the 2021 season, which marks the Off-Broadway theater's 50th anniversary. Entering its second half-century, Playwrights meets this historic moment of disruption and transformation with a lineup of new plays that embody distinctive visions and bold storytelling.

Playwrights Horizons to Release Episodes of Milo Cramer's BOY FACTORY and Kirsten Chi Photo Playwrights Horizons to Release Episodes of Milo Cramer's BOY FACTORY and Kirsten Childs' THE EDGE OF NIGHT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2020

Playwrights Horizons today announced Episodes 6 and 7 of the acclaimed new anthological scripted fiction podcast Soundstage: BOY FACTORY, written and performed by Milo Cramer (Cute Activist), to be released on June 23 and more.

Out Front Theatre Company Presents 'Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays' Photo Out Front Theatre Company Presents 'Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays'
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2020

Out Front Theatre Company presents Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays by Mo Gaffney, Jordan Harrison, Moisés Kaufman, Neil LaBute, Wendy MacLeod, José Rivera, Paul Rudnick, and Doug Wright, conceived by Brian Shnipper.

Lucas Hnath's NIGHTNIGHT Premieres Today on Playwrights Horizons' Soundstage Podcast Photo Lucas Hnath's NIGHTNIGHT Premieres Today on Playwrights Horizons' Soundstage Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 28, 2020

Playwrights Horizons today (May 28) shares Episode 5 of their anthological scripted fiction podcast Soundstage: nightnight, by Lucas Hnath (Playwrights: The Thin Place, The Christians; Broadway: Hillary and Clinton, A Doll's House, Part 2).

Jordan Harrison's PLAY FOR ANY TWO PEOPLE to be Released on Playwrights Horizons' SOU Photo Jordan Harrison's PLAY FOR ANY TWO PEOPLE to be Released on Playwrights Horizons' SOUNDSTAGE Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2020

Jordan Harrison's Play for Any Two People, the third episode of Playwrights Horizons' new (two-years-in-the-making) anthological fiction podcast, Soundstage, comes out tomorrow (Thursday, April 30). 

Town Hall Theatre Announces 76th Season 2020/21: GROWING UP Photo Town Hall Theatre Announces 76th Season 2020/21: GROWING UP
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 24, 2020

Town Hall Theatre Company has announced four compelling plays and musicals for its 76th 2020/21 Season, entitled GROWING UP.  

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