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The Playwrights Realm Announces Winners Of International Theatermakers Award Photo The Playwrights Realm Announces Winners Of International Theatermakers Award
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 1, 2021

The Playwrights Realm, in partnership with law firm Dyer Harris LLP, announces playwright and performer Nkenna Akunna; costume designer Dina El-Aziz; actor and writer Isra Elsalihie; playwright, director, and scenographer Abhishek Majumdar; and composer Tidtaya Sinutoke (ŗłĎŗłīŗłēŗłĘŗł≤ ŗł™ŗłīŗłôŗłłŗłėŗłĀ) as the recipients of the 2021 International Theatermakers Award (ITA).

Art House Productions Announces 2021-2022 Inkubator Playwrights Photo Art House Productions Announces 2021-2022 Inkubator Playwrights
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2021

Art House Productions has announced the 2021-2022 cohort of its INKubator Program. INKubator is a year-long generative process for a select group of 6 playwrights in residence at Art House Productions. This year's playwrights are Jake Brasch, Nay Harris, Justice Hehir, Riley Elton McCarthy, Christian Mendonça, and Melissa Toomey.

THE LOVE HATE CLUB Premieres as Part of the Broadway Bound Theater Festival at Theatr Photo THE LOVE HATE CLUB Premieres as Part of the Broadway Bound Theater Festival at Theatre Row
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2021

The Love Hate Club by Juan Ramirez, Jr. is a love dramedy about Lily, on her way to a new life, she finds herself face-to-face with her ex, Mia, and it's clear she has to decide if the one who got away, should stay away. The play calls attention to young love and the love/hate relationships we experience.

ONE ACT OF KINDNESS Makes Audience Choice Encore Performance At The Chain Theatre Photo ONE ACT OF KINDNESS Makes Audience Choice Encore Performance At The Chain Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 13, 2021

After being selected and having four sold out shows, ONE ACT OF KINDNESS by playwright Juan Ramirez, Jr., is an audience choice favorite, and will have an encore performance on Saturday August 14th. Presented part of the Chain Theater One Act Festival, this dark comedy stars Cristy Reynoso and Angela Reynoso.

LIBERTY'S DAUGHTERS: Immigrant Women's Monologues to be Presented At The Nuyorican Po Photo LIBERTY'S DAUGHTERS: Immigrant Women's Monologues to be Presented At The Nuyorican Poets Cafe
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

Immigrant/International Artists and Scholars in New York will present LIBERTY's DAUGHTERS an evening of IMMIGRANT WOMEN'S MONOLOGUES presented by artists across generations and ethnicities (many Honor Roll! members) at the storied (virtual) Nuyorican Poets Café.

Playwright Jake Brasch Awarded 2021-22 College Collaboration Project Commission With  Photo Playwright Jake Brasch Awarded 2021-22 College Collaboration Project Commission With The Farm Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 5, 2021

Now in its ninth season of supporting emerging writers The Farm Theater has awarded their 2021/22 College Collaboration Project Commission to playwright Jake Brasch (Greenland at Dixon Place; Salutations, I'm Creative Dave at Alchemical Theatre Laboratory). Jake will collaborate with Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN and Pellissippi State College in Knoxville, TN. Austin Peay is participating in The Farm Theater's College Collaboration Project for the first time. This will be Pellissippi State's second year, following their partnership in 2018-19. 

IASNY and The Nuyorican Poets Cafe Present LIBERTY's DAUGHTERS - Immigrant Women's Mo Photo IASNY and The Nuyorican Poets Cafe Present LIBERTY's DAUGHTERS - Immigrant Women's Monologues
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 25, 2021

IASNY Nuyorican Poets Café will present LIBERTY's DAUGHTERS, an afternoon of IMMIGRANT WOMEN'S MONOLOGUES presented by artists across generations and ethnicities. The event will take place at the storied (virtual) Nuyorican Poets Café, honoring WOMEN's HISTORY MONTH and WORLD THEATRE DAY in a live stream on Saturday, March 27, at 2 pm, EDT.

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by A.A. Cristi - Mar 16, 2021

Queens Theatre To Offer Virtual Performing Arts Classes For NYC Students During Sprin Photo Queens Theatre To Offer Virtual Performing Arts Classes For NYC Students During Spring Break
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2021

Queens Theatre (QT) will present a week of virtual performing arts classes to engage students during the New York City Public School spring break-from Monday, March 29th to Friday, April 2, 2021-to spark participants' imaginations and grow their natural performance skills through fun, targeted theater activities, and rigorous workshops.

DIRT Comes to Holden Street Theatres Photo DIRT Comes to Holden Street Theatres
by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2021

Award-winning theatre maker Patrick Livesey (The Boy, George and Gone Girls) returns to Holden Street Theatres from 18 February to 21 March for the 2021 Adelaide Fringe with the world-premiere play, DI–ĮT, commissioned by and starring he and his partner, Wil King (ABC's Why Are You Like This*).¬†

CWRU/CPH MFA Acting Program Presents THE LAST DAYS OF JUDAS ISCARIOT Photo CWRU/CPH MFA Acting Program Presents THE LAST DAYS OF JUDAS ISCARIOT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 2020

The¬†Case Western Reserve University/Cleveland Play House (CWRU/CPH) MFA Acting Program Class of 2022¬†returns as an ensemble in¬†The Last Days of Judas Iscariot¬†written by¬†Stephen Adly Guirgis. Directed by¬†David Vegh, this production will be streamed virtually from¬†December 2 ‚Äď 6, 2020.

Nuyorican Poets Café LIBERTY'S DAUGHTERS: IMMIGRANT WOMEN'S MONOLOGUES Photo Nuyorican Poets Café LIBERTY'S DAUGHTERS: IMMIGRANT WOMEN'S MONOLOGUES
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 19, 2020

Immigrant/International Artists and Scholars in New York and Nuyorican Poets Café invite you to Liberty's Daughters, an evening of immigrant women's monologues presented by artists across generations and ethnicities at the storied (virtual) Nuyorican Poets Café

WP THEATER Announces 15 Artists for 2020-22 WP LAB Photo WP THEATER Announces 15 Artists for 2020-22 WP LAB
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2020

WP THEATER has announced the 15 artists selected for the 2020-2022 WP Lab. The two-year residency begins now and culminates with the biennial WP Pipeline Festival.

IASNY Presents An Evening Of Immigrant Women's Monologues  at Nuyorican Poets Café Photo IASNY Presents An Evening Of Immigrant Women's Monologues at Nuyorican Poets Café
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 17, 2020

Immigrant/International Artists and Scholars in New York invites YOU to LIBERTY's DAUGHTERS: An Evening Of Immigrant Women's Monologues presented by artists across generations, ethnicities, and gender identities at the storied (virtual) Nuyorican Poets Café.

Sundance Institute Announces 2020 Theatre Lab Fellows Photo Sundance Institute Announces 2020 Theatre Lab Fellows
by A.A. Cristi - May 29, 2020

Eight genre- and format-spanning pieces are among the works being developed by a diverse array of theatremakers at the 2020 Sundance Institute Theatre Lab, reimagined and expressed digitally this year on Sundance Co//ab.

Primal Forces Presents A FUNNY THING HAPPENED... ON THE WAY TO THE GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLO Photo Primal Forces Presents A FUNNY THING HAPPENED... ON THE WAY TO THE GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY UNIT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 7, 2020

Primal Forces will present an outrageous new comedy A Funny Thing Happened...on the Way to the Gynecologic Oncology Unit at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center of New York City, written by Halley Feiffer, runs February 7 through March 1 at The Sol Theater in Boca Raton. Tickets are $40-$45; Friday and Saturday evening performances begin at 8pm and Sunday matinees are at 2pm. For more information www.primalforces.com or call 866-811-4111.

Raquel Almazan Named President/Chair Of The Indie Theater Fund Board Of Directors Photo Raquel Almazan Named President/Chair Of The Indie Theater Fund Board Of Directors
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 6, 2020

Raquel Almazan has been named the President of the Indie Theater Fund Board of Directors, replacing Susan Bernfield who has moved into an Advisory Board role.

Primal Forces Will Present An Outrageous New Comedy Photo Primal Forces Will Present An Outrageous New Comedy
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 16, 2020

Primal Forces will present an outrageous new comedy. A Funny Thing Happened...on the Way to the Gynecologic Oncology Unit at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center of New York City, written by Halley Feiffer, runs February 7 through March 1 at The Sol Theater in Boca Raton.

Cleveland Public Theatre and Teatro P√ļblico de Cleveland Will Present MARISOL by Jos Photo Cleveland Public Theatre and Teatro P√ļblico de Cleveland Will Present MARISOL by Jos√© Rivera
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 12, 2019

Cleveland Public Theatre (CPT) and Teatro P√ļblico de Cleveland (TPC) have announced updated plans for the 2019/2020 Season Spanish Language production. CPT and TPC will present Marisol, by Jos√© Rivera, translated by Aurora Lauzardo y Waldemar Burgos, and directed by Julia Rosa Sosa. The play will be performed in Spanish with English subtitles and will run March 5 a?" 21 in CPT's historic Gordon Square Theatre.

La Paloma Prisoner Project Will Share the Stories of Incarcerated Women Through Works Photo La Paloma Prisoner Project Will Share the Stories of Incarcerated Women Through Workshops, Advocacy and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 12, 2019

The La Paloma Prisoner Project is Raquel Almaƶán's theatre and outreach project about the reclamation of identity by incarcerated and formerly incarcerated women, and sharing those stories through workshops, advocacy and community partnerships. Developed from her longstanding work with incarcerated and impacted communities, the associated play, LA PALOMA PRISONER, directed by Estefanía Fadul, will have its World Premiere at Next Door @ New York Theatre Workshop (79 East 4th Street between Bowery & 2nd Avenue) alongside a series of initiatives aimed at raising awareness and inciting action towards the end of global mass incarceration. The play is a New Georges Supported Production. Performances begin April 19, 2020 and run through May 9, 2020. Tickets will be available at https://www.nytw.org/show/la-paloma-prisoner/. To make an advance reservation, please visit www.lapalomaprisonerproject.com

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