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West Of 10th's AMERICAN DREAMERS Opens Tonight Photo West Of 10th's AMERICAN DREAMERS Opens Tonight
by Julie Musbach - Aug 15, 2018

West of 10th presents the New York premiere of American Dreamers by Lia Romeo at The Workshop Theater's Jewel Box Theater in New York City for a limited engagement beginning tonight, August 15th, and running through Sunday, August 19th.

West Of 10th To Present Lia Romeo's AMERICAN DREAMERS Photo West Of 10th To Present Lia Romeo's AMERICAN DREAMERS
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 20, 2018

West of 10th will present the New York premiere of American Dreamers by Lia Romeo at The Workshop Theater's Jewel Box Theater in New York City for a limited engagement beginning August 15th. The production follows its recent world premiere at Jersey City Theater Center in Summer of 2015.

The O'Neill Announces Casts and Creatives For 2018 Summer Season Of New Musicals and  Photo The O'Neill Announces Casts and Creatives For 2018 Summer Season Of New Musicals and Plays
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2018

The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center announces casting and creative teams for the summer season of new musicals and plays selected for development at the National Music Theater Conference and National Playwrights Conference.

Photo Flash: #MeToo Drama WHAT HAPPENED THAT NIGHT Premieres Photo Photo Flash: #MeToo Drama WHAT HAPPENED THAT NIGHT Premieres
by Julie Musbach - Jun 7, 2018

Project Y Theatre Company presents World Premiere of WHAT HAPPENED THAT NIGHT, a #MeToo play by Lia Romeo. Directed by Allison Benko, performances run through June 25 at IRT Theatre in the West Village.

#MeToo Drama WHAT HAPPENED THAT NIGHT Begins Performances June 6 Photo #MeToo Drama WHAT HAPPENED THAT NIGHT Begins Performances June 6
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2018

Project Y Theatre Company presents World Premiere of WHAT HAPPENED THAT NIGHT, a #MeToo Play by Lia Romeo. Directed by Allison Benko, previews begin June 6 at IRT Theatre in the West Village, with opening slated for Sunday, June 10.

Lineup For 3rd Annual Women In Theatre Festival Announced Photo Lineup For 3rd Annual Women In Theatre Festival Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2018

Project Y Theatre Company presents the 3rd Annual WOMEN IN THEATRE FESTIVAL from May 30 - June 24 at IRT Theatre (154 Christopher Street, between Washington & Greenwich Streets in the West Village). The Festival seeks to broaden the opportunities for women in the entertainment industry by producing new work by women with more than 50% female representation of all artists involved.

#MeToo Drama WHAT HAPPENED THAT NIGHT Begins Performances June 6 Photo #MeToo Drama WHAT HAPPENED THAT NIGHT Begins Performances June 6
by Julie Musbach - May 16, 2018

Project Y Theatre Company presents World Premiere of WHAT HAPPENED THAT NIGHT, a #MeToo Play by Lia Romeo. Directed by Allison Benko, previews begin June 6 at IRT Theatre in the West Village, with opening slated for Sunday, June 10.

BWW Review: Six New Jersey Playwrights Are CONTINUING THE CONVERSATION at Dreamcatche Photo BWW Review: Six New Jersey Playwrights Are CONTINUING THE CONVERSATION at Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre
by Michael Vest - May 11, 2018

This collection of six short plays wants to be immediate, relevant, and thought-provoking. The question is, what's the best way to go about writing shows like that?

Mildred's Umbrella's MUSEUM OF DYSFUNCTION X Celebrates 10 Years Photo Mildred's Umbrella's MUSEUM OF DYSFUNCTION X Celebrates 10 Years
by Julie Musbach - Apr 30, 2018

Since 2008, Mildred's Umbrella (MU) has celebrated the dark, quirky, and absurd with a collection of short pieces submitted by emerging and established playwrights. Now in its tenth year, MUSEUM OF DYSFUNCTION has become a fun collaboration of Houston theater artists, a venue for playwrights to test new work, and a highlight of the summer festival season.

Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Announces 2018 Summer Season Photo Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Announces 2018 Summer Season
by Stephi Wild - Apr 17, 2018

The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center announced today the 2018 summer season of plays, musicals, and other works in development at the National Puppetry Conference, National Music Theater Conference, National Playwrights Conference, and Cabaret & Performance Conference.

Dreamcatcher Presents CONTINUING THE CONVERSATION: AN EVENING OF SHORT PLAYS Photo Dreamcatcher Presents CONTINUING THE CONVERSATION: AN EVENING OF SHORT PLAYS
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 2, 2018

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, professional theatre in residence at Oakes Center in Summit, is producing the World Premiere of Continuing the Conversation: An Evening of Short Plays Inspired by Current Events. The plays, by writers Suzanne Bradbeer, Richard Dresser, Steve Harper, Dania Ramos, Lia Romeo and David Lee White, all deal with themes that are in the public consciousness right now. Dreamcatcher has taken what was a one-night event last season and given it a place on the mainstage this spring. Continuing the Conversation runs April 26 - May 13, 2018.

Lineup For 3rd Annual Women In Theatre Festival Announced Photo Lineup For 3rd Annual Women In Theatre Festival Announced
by Julie Musbach - Mar 19, 2018

Project Y Theatre Company presents the 3rd Annual WOMEN IN THEATRE FESTIVAL from May 30 - June 24 at IRT Theatre (154 Christopher Street, between Washington & Greenwich Streets in the West Village). The Festival seeks to broaden the opportunities for women in the entertainment industry by producing new work by women with more than 50% female representation of all artists involved.

The Dionysian Launches ISSUE 004 At The Drama Book Shop! Photo The Dionysian Launches ISSUE 004 At The Drama Book Shop!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

The Dionysian Collective, a group of actors and writers formed in 2016 in New York City, have created a literary journal, The Dionysian. Each issue publishes short plays selected through open submissions by playwrights from across the globe, interviews with established playwrights and theatre makers and art pieces from visual artists inspired by the curated plays. The Drama Book Shop hosts a free launch event with The Dionysian Collective to launch ISSUE 004, on its release date Today November 17, 2017 at 5pm. The evening will consist of readings from ISSUE 004, as well as an opportunity to purchase your own copy and meet the artists involved in the issue. Everyone is welcome to join The Dionysian family and help us 'Celebrate The Playwright' with wine, theatre and all things Dionysian. The Dionysian ISSUE 004 features work by female-identifying and non-binary artists including plays by Mariah MacCarthy, Anna Fox, Sofya Weitz, Gracie Garnder, Lia Romeo, Andra Gordon Gatica, Christl Stringer, Gina Femia, Kate Mulley, Ran Xia, Mallory Weiss, Shawna Wigney and Mandy Murphy (winner of The Dionysian Award for Best New Play at SheNYC Summer Theater Festival), with an essay by Addie Johnson Talbott and interviews with Susan Bernfield of New Georges, Laura Ramadei of Lesser America, Victoria Myers of The Interval and a 3-part interview about The Kilroys.

The Dionysian Launches ISSUE 004 At The Drama Book Shop! Photo The Dionysian Launches ISSUE 004 At The Drama Book Shop!
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 9, 2017

The Dionysian Collective, a group of actors and writers formed in 2016 in New York City, have created a literary journal, The Dionysian. Each issue publishes short plays selected through open submissions by playwrights from across the globe, interviews with established playwrights and theatre makers and art pieces from visual artists inspired by the curated plays. The Drama Book Shop hosts a free launch event with The Dionysian Collective to launch ISSUE 004, on its release date Friday November 17, 2017 at 5pm. The evening will consist of readings from ISSUE 004, as well as an opportunity to purchase your own copy and meet the artists involved in the issue. Everyone is welcome to join The Dionysian family and help us 'Celebrate The Playwright' with wine, theatre and all things Dionysian. The Dionysian ISSUE 004 features work by female-identifying and non-binary artists including plays by Mariah MacCarthy, Anna Fox, Sofya Weitz, Gracie Garnder, Lia Romeo, Andra Gordon Gatica, Christl Stringer, Gina Femia, Kate Mulley, Ran Xia, Mallory Weiss, Shawna Wigney and Mandy Murphy (winner of The Dionysian Award for Best New Play at SheNYC Summer Theater Festival), with an essay by Addie Johnson Talbott and interviews with Susan Bernfield of New Georges, Laura Ramadei of Lesser America, Victoria Myers of The Interval and a 3-part interview about The Kilroys.

Project Y Theatre Company Commissions 9 Plays by Women
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2017

In an effort to broaden opportunities for women playwrights, Project Y Theatre Company has commissioned nine female playwrights in two separate productions, Great Again, an evening of plays by Crystal Skillman and Chiori Miyagawa, and The Hrosthvitha Project, 7 adaptations of the 10th century female-written play 'Dulcitius' written by playwrights Caridad Svich, Pia Wilson, Julienne Hairston, Michole Biancosino, Lia Romeo, Stacie Lents, and Erin Mallon.

EVERY BRILLIANT THING, WHAT STAYS to Headline Dreamcatcher Rep's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, in residence at Oakes Center at 120 Morris Avenue in Summit, is announcing its 2017-2018 season. 

2017 HBOAccess Writing Fellowship Semi-Finalists Selected
by Caryn Robbins - May 15, 2017

HBO announced the 30 writers selected to advance to the semi-final round of the 2017 HBOAccess Writing Fellowship.

Project Y Theatre Company Commissions 9 Plays by Women
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

In an effort to broaden opportunities for women playwrights, Project Y Theatre Company has commissioned nine female playwrights in two separate productions, Great Again, an evening of plays by Crystal Skillman and Chiori Miyagawa, and The Hrosthvitha Project, 7 adaptations of the 10th century female-written play 'Dulcitius' written by playwrights Caridad Svich, Pia Wilson, Julienne Hairston, Michole Biancosino, Lia Romeo, Stacie Lents, and Erin Mallon.

Premiere Stages at Kean University to Stage Free Public Readings of 2017 Play Festival Finalists
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

???????Premiere Stages, the professional theatre company in residence at Kean University, has announced its four finalists for the 2017 Premiere Stages Play Festival, and will offer free public readings of the plays by professional actors during its 13th Annual Spring Readings Series.

First Annual New Play Festival Makes Emerging Theater Voices Heard in Jersey City
by Julie Musbach - Feb 5, 2017

Jersey City Theater Center (JCTC) presents the first annual New Play Festival, a series of staged readings of new plays by established and emerging playwrights held in Jersey City. The inaugural New Play Festival, a partnership between the Writers Theatre  of New Jersey,  runs through March 25.

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