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Red Bull Theater Presents Livestream Benefit Reading of AMERICAN MOOR Photo Red Bull Theater Presents Livestream Benefit Reading of AMERICAN MOOR
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2020

RED BULL THEATER today announced that its fall offerings will continue with an informal benefit livestream reading of Keith Hamilton Cobb's American Moor, which the company produced Off-Broadway in the fall of 2019.

BWW Review: Keith Hamilton Cobb's Breathtaking Exploration Of American Theatre's Intr Photo BWW Review: Keith Hamilton Cobb's Breathtaking Exploration Of American Theatre's Intrinsic Racism, AMERICAN MOOR
by Michael Dale - Sep 15, 2019

A bit over 400 years ago, a white Englishman named William Shakespeare scripted a play based on a story by a white Italian known as Cinthio about a Moorish general serving in the Venetian army, who is regarded as an outsider by his white colleagues because of his skin color.

Photo Flash: AMERICAN MOOR Celebrates Opening Night Photo Photo Flash: AMERICAN MOOR Celebrates Opening Night
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019

Red Bull Theater presents Keith Hamilton Cobb's acclaimed play American Moor, making its Off-Broadway premiere at Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce St), in a production directed by Kim Weild and produced in collaboration with Evangeline Morphos, Frederick M. Zollo, Elizabeth I. McCann and Tom Shea.

BWW Review: AMERICAN MOOR at Anacostia Playhouse Photo BWW Review: AMERICAN MOOR at Anacostia Playhouse
by Sarah Murphy - Jan 18, 2019

AMERICAN MOOR is an intimate portrait of an artist and a cry of grief for the boundaries we impose upon our artistic lives. Using the role of 'Othello' as both an anchor and a jumping off point, Keith Hamilton Cobb skillfully takes the audience through a deeply personal examination of race and privilege in the theatre.

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Presents Young, Hot & Dickensian - Contemporary Remixes Of C Photo Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Presents Young, Hot & Dickensian - Contemporary Remixes Of Charles Dickens
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2018

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble, a nonprofit theatre company now in its 15th season, announces a unique-and unpredictable--evening of readings of new commissioned short plays about Charles Dickens on Saturday, December 15 at Downtown Arts, 70 E 4th Street, NYC. The world-premiere plays will be read impromptu by a group of assembled actors whose roles will be determined, regardless of age or gender, by drawing names out of a hat. Actors will be given their script and 5 minutes of prep time.

AMERICAN MOOR Returns to Anacostia Playhouse for Four Weeks Only Photo AMERICAN MOOR Returns to Anacostia Playhouse for Four Weeks Only
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2018

Shakespeare, race, and America - not necessarily in that order - are explored when AUDELCO, IRNE, and Elliot Norton Award-winning American Moor returns to the Anacostia Playhouse for a back-by-popular-demand four-week engagement, January 9 - February 3, 2019.

Leviathan Lab Presents THE WALL: IMMIGRATION IN THE TIME OF 45 Photo Leviathan Lab Presents THE WALL: IMMIGRATION IN THE TIME OF 45
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2018

Leviathan Lab (Ariel Estrada, Producing Artistic Director) will present THE WALL: IMMIGRATION IN THE TIME OF 45, featuring new short plays on the immigration crisis by Asian American playwrights at The Tank (312 West 36th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues) on Friday, October 26 at 7:00 PM and Today, October 27 at 7:00 PM.

Leviathan Lab Presents THE WALL: IMMIGRATION IN THE TIME OF 45 Photo Leviathan Lab Presents THE WALL: IMMIGRATION IN THE TIME OF 45
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2018

Leviathan Lab (Ariel Estrada, Producing Artistic Director) will present THE WALL: IMMIGRATION IN THE TIME OF 45, featuring new short plays on the immigration crisis by Asian American playwrights at The Tank (312 West 36th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues) today, October 26 at 7:00 PM and Saturday, October 27 at 7:00 PM.

Leviathan Lab Presents THE WALL: IMMIGRATION IN THE TIME OF 45 Photo Leviathan Lab Presents THE WALL: IMMIGRATION IN THE TIME OF 45
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2018

Leviathan Lab (Ariel Estrada, Producing Artistic Director) will present THE WALL: IMMIGRATION IN THE TIME OF 45, featuring new short plays on the immigration crisis by Asian American playwrights at The Tank (312 West 36th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues) on Friday, October 26 at 7:00 PM and Saturday, October 27 at 7:00 PM.

JUDAS By Robert Patrick Opens 4/29 at Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Photo JUDAS By Robert Patrick Opens 4/29 at Phoenix Theatre Ensemble
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2018

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble announces the casting, directors, design team for Robert Patrick's Judas, which will start previews on April 27, with official opening Sun April 29,  and will run through May 13 at The Wild Project at 195 East 3rd Street in NYC.   

Robert Patrick's JUDAS Next Up At Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Photo Robert Patrick's JUDAS Next Up At Phoenix Theatre Ensemble
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2018

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble announces that Robert Patrick's drama, Judas, starring Josh Tyson in the title role, will start performances on April 27 and will run for 22 performances through May 13 at The Wild Project at 195 East 3rd Street in NYC.

Freeze Frame: Ariel Estrada, Josh Tyson, Morgan Rosse, and More in Phoenix Theatre Photo Freeze Frame: Ariel Estrada, Josh Tyson, Morgan Rosse, and More in Phoenix Theatre Ensemble's TARTUFFE At The Wild Project
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2017

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble is presenting Moliere's comedy Tartuffe in the New York premiere of a sizzling adaptation by David Ball for a limited run through November 12th at The Wild Project ( 195 E. 3rd St).Tartuffe began previews on October 21st and opened on October 27th.

TARTUFFE, THEATRE THROWDOWN and More Coming Up This Fall at the wild project Photo TARTUFFE, THEATRE THROWDOWN and More Coming Up This Fall at the wild project
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2017

the wild project has announced its current and upcoming events this fall - scroll down for details!

TARTUFFE Makes New York Premiere at Phoenix Theatre Ensemble, 10/27 Photo TARTUFFE Makes New York Premiere at Phoenix Theatre Ensemble, 10/27
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2017

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble announces the opening of Moliere's great comedy Tartuffe in the New York premiere of a sizzling adaptation by David Ball.

SenovvA, Inc. and Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Announce Invitation-Only Performances of Photo SenovvA, Inc. and Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Announce Invitation-Only Performances of AMERICAN MOOR
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2017

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble and SenovvA, Inc. announce that Keith Hamilton Cobb's explosive American Moor will play for two invitation-only performances at The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre, The Pershing Square Signature Center at 480 West 42nd Street on Monday, October 2nd at 2:00 pm and 6:00 pm.

David Ball Adaptation of TARTUFFE Opens At Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Photo David Ball Adaptation of TARTUFFE Opens At Phoenix Theatre Ensemble
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble announces that Josh Tyson is playing the title role in Moliere's great comedy Tartuffe in an adaptation by David Ball. 

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Presents Staged Reading of WH Auden's Translation of THE KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

???????Yes, it's King Arthur, Queen Guinevere, and Lancelot in Camelot but not as you might expect them. Written in 1937 when Jean Cocteau was emerging from opium addiction, he dreamed Camelot as a barren wasteland.

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble to Stage Reading of Witty Oedipus Retelling THE INFERNAL MACHINE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2017

He's arrogant, cocky, virginal and he doesn't know it yet, but he's going to have a thing for mom in Jean Cocteau's witty and urbane retelling of the Oedipus story,The Infernal Machine. In this magical modernization of the Greek tragedy the enigmatic Sphinx is a bored young girl who slips him an answer to that tricky riddle because well,... she's bored and he's handsome and a welcome diversion.

The Wild Project Announces Current and Upcoming Projects
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

October 20 - November 13 THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI by Bertolt Brecht in a new translation by Stephen Sharkey, directed by Kevin Confoy With Desmond Confoy, Sergio Fuenzalida,  John Lenartz,  Zach Lusk,  Ellen Mandel,  Craig V. Smith, Jim  Sterling, Elise Stone, Antonio Suarez,  and Josh Tyson Lighting Design by Harold Mulinex; Sound Design by Ellen Mandel; Costume Design by Deborah Hobson; Multimedia design by Andrew Lazarow; Stage Management by Irene Lazaridis Produced by Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Performance schedule: Oct. 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 27 @ 8PM; Oct. 22 @ 2PM; Oct. 23 @ 3PM Nov.  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 10 11, 12 @ 8PM; Nov. 2 & 5 @ 2PM; Nov. 6 & 13 @ 3PM  Tickets: $25

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble Presents THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble announces that Bertolt Brecht's political farce, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, will lead off the company's 13th season on October 20 and will play for 21 performances through November 13, 2016 at The Wild Project in the East Village.  Previews will start October 20 with an official opening Saturday, October 22 @ 8PM.

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