Chester Theatre Company Presents CURVE OF DEPARTUREChester Theatre Company Presents CURVE OF DEPARTURE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2019

Chester Theatre Company (CTC) will present Curve of Departure by Rachel Bonds in the historic Chester Town Hall, 15 Middlefield Road in Chester, MA, from August 8 - 18. The production is directed by Keira Naughton making her CTC debut. (more...)

Miami New Drama Announces 2019-2020 SeasonMiami New Drama Announces 2019-2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2019

Miami New Drama continues its mission to present innovative theater as diverse and dynamic as Miami itself in 2019-2020. The company's third full season at Miami Beach's Colony Theatre features world premieres by two exciting young Miami playwrights; a poetic adaptation of a great American novel; and a timely comedic drama on clashes and connections between China and the United States. (more...)

BWW Review: Clubbed Thumb Presents Zhu Yi's Chinese Gentrification Story YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRTBWW Review: Clubbed Thumb Presents Zhu Yi's Chinese Gentrification Story YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRT
by Michael Dale - Jun 10, 2019

Though Zhu Yi's YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRT is set in a large estate on the outskirts of Shanghai, New Yorkers will certainly recognize it as a gentrification story, where the homogeneous conveniences of the modern would come at the expense of a community's history and distinctive character. (more...)

Photo Flash: Daniel K. Isaac, Julyana Soelistyo, Jennifer Lim, John D. Haggerty And More Celebrate YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRT Opening NightPhoto Flash: Daniel K. Isaac, Julyana Soelistyo, Jennifer Lim, John D. Haggerty And More Celebrate YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRT Opening Night
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2019

Zhu Yi's YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRT opened at The Wild Project (195 E 3rd Street) in Manhattan on June 6 as part of SUMMERWORKS, Clubbed Thumb's annual series of new plays. The limited run ends on Thursday, June 13 and due to popular demand, an additional 3:00 p.m. matinee has been added on June 13. Single tickets are on sale for $25 ($20 for students) here. (more...)

McCarter Announces Roster For 2019 Sallie B. Goodman Artists' RetreatMcCarter Announces Roster For 2019 Sallie B. Goodman Artists' Retreat
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2019

McCarter will welcome a group of esteemed and emerging playwrights and theater artists to Princeton for the Sallie B. Goodman Artists' Retreat. The annual retreat in June is a centerpiece of McCarter's LAB, a platform and creative incubator devoted to ongoing theatrical development and artist cultivation. The 2019 Retreat will take place from June 12 - June 19. (more...)

Photo Flash: Clubbed Thumb's Production Of Zhu Yi's YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRT Opens At The Wild ProjectPhoto Flash: Clubbed Thumb's Production Of Zhu Yi's YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRT Opens At The Wild Project
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2019

SUMMERWORKS, Clubbed Thumb's annual series of new plays is presenting YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRT by Zhu Yi at The Wild Project (195 E 3rd Street) in Manhattan for a limited run through June 13. Opening night is tonight at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

Cast Change Announced For THE BREATHE OF LIFE At The ArmoryCast Change Announced For THE BREATHE OF LIFE At The Armory
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2019

Broadway actor Julia Brothers' will join Portland favorite Gretchen Corbett in David Hare's The Breath of Life, a two-woman play The Daily Telegraph called bitingly funny. (more...)

Photo Flash: Portland Center Stage Presents THE BREATH OF LIFEPhoto Flash: Portland Center Stage Presents THE BREATH OF LIFE
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2019

Portland favorites Gretchen Corbett and Sharonlee McLean take the stage beginning May 4 to star in David Hare's The Breath of Life, a two-woman play The Daily Telegraph called "bitingly funny." When Francis Beale (McLean) decides she wants one last word with her ex-husband's ex-lover (Corbett), both women are forced to confront their past, their failed relationships, dashed ideals and the lens through which they choose to view their futures. Ken Rus Schmoll (readings in six of the last ten JAW Festivals at The Armory, productions at Playwrights Horizons and New York Theatre Workshop) will direct. (more...)

Clubbed Thumb Announces First Round of Casting For Summerworks 2019Clubbed Thumb Announces First Round of Casting For Summerworks 2019
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2019

Clubbed Thumb announces initial casting for SUMMERWORKS, its annual series of new plays. (more...)

Golden, Gray, and Lampert Star in Reading of THE TATTOOED LADYGolden, Gray, and Lampert Star in Reading of THE TATTOOED LADY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2019

Rhinebeck Writers Retreat is producing a reading of the new musical THE TATTOOED LADY, book by Obie-winner Erin Courtney, music and lyrics by Lucille Lortel-winner Max Vernon, and direction by Ellie Heyman. THE TATTOOED LADY was selected for Rhinebeck Writers Retreat's Triple R program, giving the writers 2 readings and a residency to do extensive development of their musical in a compressed time frame. (more...)

BREATH OF LIFE to Open at The Armory this MayBREATH OF LIFE to Open at The Armory this May
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2019

Portland favorites Gretchen Corbett and Sharonlee McLean take the stage beginning May 4 to star in David Hare's The Breath of Life, a two-woman play The Daily Telegraph called "bitingly funny." When Francis Beale (McLean) decides she wants one last word with her ex-husband's ex-lover (Corbett), both women are forced to confront their past, their failed relationships, dashed ideals and the lens through which they choose to view their futures. Ken Rus Schmoll (readings in six of the last ten JAW Festivals at The Armory, productions at Playwrights Horizons and New York Theatre Workshop) will direct. (more...)

INTAR Theatre And Radio Drama Networkto Present The World Premiere Of THEN THEY FORGOT ABOUT THE RESTINTAR Theatre And Radio Drama Networkto Present The World Premiere Of THEN THEY FORGOT ABOUT THE REST
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2019

INTAR (Lou Moreno, Artistic Director/John McCormack, Executive Director) and Radio Drama Network (Melina Brown, President) today announced the cast for the World Premiere of Then They Forgot About the Rest, a new play by Georgina Escobar, directed by David Mendizabal. Performances will begin April 13th for a limited Off-Broadway engagement through May 12th. Opening Night is set for April 22nd. (more...)

Clubbed Thumb Announces Full Line-Up For 24th Annual SUMMERWORKS FestivalClubbed Thumb Announces Full Line-Up For 24th Annual SUMMERWORKS Festival
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Five-time Obie Award-winning theater company Clubbed Thumb (Maria Striar, Producing Artistic Director; Michael Bulger, Associate Artistic Director; Quinn Metal Corbin, Advancement Director) is proud to announce the line-up for SUMMERWORKS, its annual series of new plays. Now in its 24th season, SUMMERWORKS will run May 17 through June 29 at The Wild Project (195 E 3rd Street) in Manhattan, and will feature productions of three new plays: LUNCH BUNCH by Sarah Einspanier and directed by Tara Ahmadinejad; YOU NEVER TOUCHED THE DIRT by Zhu Yi and directed by Ken Rus Schmoll; and KING PHILIP'S HEAD IS STILL ON THAT PIKE JUST DOWN THE ROAD by Daniel Glenn and directed by Caitlin Ryan O'Connell. (more...)

Steppenwolf Announces 2019/20 Season; LINDIWE, BUG, KING JAMES, and MoreSteppenwolf Announces 2019/20 Season; LINDIWE, BUG, KING JAMES, and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2019

Steppenwolf Theatre Company announced the 2019/20 Season today. With seven Steppenwolf main series productions and two Steppenwolf for Young Adults (SYA) productions, the 44th season brings together the talents of revered Steppenwolf legends and captivating new ensemble members in a powerful lineup that celebrates a dynamic range of exciting voices. (more...)

TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Long WharfTINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Long Wharf
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - Feb 23, 2019

Nia Vardalos and Cheryl Strayed offer good advice for life. (more...)

Photo Flash: Long Wharf Theatre Presents TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGSPhoto Flash: Long Wharf Theatre Presents TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Long Wharf Theatre presents Tiny Beautiful Things, based on the book by Cheryl Strayed; adapted for the Stage by Nia Vardalos; co-conceived by Marshall Heyman, Thomas Kail and Nia Vardalos; and directed by Ken Rus Schmoll. (more...)

Blockchain Theater Project & Theaterlab Present World Premiere Of NYLONBlockchain Theater Project & Theaterlab Present World Premiere Of NYLON
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

Blockchain Theater Project (BTP), founded by Sofia Alvarez and Nicola Korzenko, is a new theater company that empowers artists to produce the work they create, funded in part by cryptocurrency donations. Like Bitcoin and other blockchains, BTP eliminates the institutional gatekeeper, creating a peer-to-peer model of support where the next play to be produced will be nominated by the playwright of the current production. Alvarez's NYLON will start this chain. (more...)

Long Wharf Theatre Presents TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGSLong Wharf Theatre Presents TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

Long Wharf Theatre, under the leadership of Artistic Director Jacob G. Padr n and Managing Director Joshua Borenstein, presents Tiny Beautiful Things, based on the book by Cheryl Strayed; adapted for the Stage by Nia Vardalos; co-conceived by Marshall Heyman, Thomas Kail and Nia Vardalos; and directed by Ken Rus Schmoll, from February 13 through March 10, 2019. (more...)

Clubbed Thumb Announces A Return Engagement Of PLANO At The Connelly TheatreClubbed Thumb Announces A Return Engagement Of PLANO At The Connelly Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2019

Five-time Obie Award-winning theater company Clubbed Thumb (Maria Striar, Producing Artistic Director; Michael Bulger, Associate Artistic Director; Quinn Metal Corbin, Advancement Director) is proud to announce the return of Will Arbery's PLANO, directed by Taylor Reynolds. First seen last year in the 23rd SUMMERWORKS season, PLANO returns beginning April 8 for a limited engagement through May 11. Opening night is set for April 13 at the Connelly Theatre (220 East 4th Street). Tickets are now on sale at: https://www.artful.ly/clubbedthumb/store/events. (more...)

Page 73 Productions Names Sanaz Toossi The 2019 P73 Playwriting FellowPage 73 Productions Names Sanaz Toossi The 2019 P73 Playwriting Fellow
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2019

PAGE 73 PRODUCTIONS has named Sanaz Toossi the 2019 Page 73 Playwriting Fellow. Selected from nearly 400 applicants, Toossi will receive a $10,000 award and an additional $10,000 budgeted for developing several new plays over the course of the year. (more...)

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