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Jewish Plays Project Welcomes Clea Alsip, Gus Birney, Grantham Coleman And More To Ne Photo Jewish Plays Project Welcomes Clea Alsip, Gus Birney, Grantham Coleman And More To New Plays In Development
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2021

The Jewish Plays Project has announced the acting company of the 10th Annual Jewish Playwriting Contest. The ten works feature acclaimed actors including Clea Alsip (M. Butterfly, Nantucket Sleigh Ride), Gus Birney (Dickinson, The Mist), Twinkle Burke (Gotham, Bull), Grantham Coleman (The Great Society, Much Ado About Nothing), and more.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: April 24-25- with Mandy Gonzalez, Andrea McArdle and Mo Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: April 24-25- with Mandy Gonzalez, Andrea McArdle and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 24, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, April 24-25, 2021.

Female Playwrights Take Center Stage in 10th Annual National Jewish Playwriting Conte Photo Female Playwrights Take Center Stage in 10th Annual National Jewish Playwriting Contest
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2021

The Jewish Plays Project has announced its second annual digital contest as part of the 10th Annual Jewish Playwriting Contest. The contest opens on April 15th.

Off-Broadway Reunion of BAD JEWS, THE GETT Featuring Tovah Feldshuh, and More to Stre Photo Off-Broadway Reunion of BAD JEWS, THE GETT Featuring Tovah Feldshuh, and More to Stream Through April & May
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 26, 2021

Play-PerView has raised almost $350,000 to date in support of arts organizations and other charities across the country through 45 major live-streamed events and additional auxiliary programming. Today, on the occasion of the company’s first anniversary, Play-PerView has announced programming and casting for upcoming events through May 15th.

United Solo to Present Liba Vaynberg's QUEEN'S QUEST Photo United Solo to Present Liba Vaynberg's QUEEN'S QUEST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 10, 2021

Vaynberg's new solo piece is presented to benefit United Solo following its first reading with 14th Street Y and Downtown Jewish Life's TIKKUN: Into the Night. This piece has been developed and directed by Natasha Warner.

Staged Play Readings at The Studio Theatre Continues with ROUND TABLE A SORT OF LARP Photo Staged Play Readings at The Studio Theatre Continues with ROUND TABLE A SORT OF LARP
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 12, 2020

The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol will present its fifth Staged Play Reading: Round Table a sort of LARP by Liba Vaynberg.

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Announces Fall 2020 Season Photo Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Announces Fall 2020 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 21, 2020

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater has announced a robust season of programming this fall that highlights necessary theatrical voices while deepening connections between audiences and artists in new and meaningful ways.

Refracted Theater Company Presents HOMELESS GARDEN An Innovative, Live Theatrical Exp Photo Refracted Theater Company Presents HOMELESS GARDEN An Innovative, Live Theatrical Experience For Two Nights Only
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2020

Climate change, privilege, and politics intersect in Refracted Theater Company's LIVE innovative workshop production Homeless Garden, an adaptation of Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard this October 10th (Brooklyn) and October 17th (Manhattan).

Refracted Theatre Company Creates An Audio-Immersive Experience Featuring Jelani Alla Photo Refracted Theatre Company Creates An Audio-Immersive Experience Featuring Jelani Alladin, Blake DeLong & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 1, 2020

Refracted Theatre Company is inviting you to an audio-immersive theatrical experience for one. The Swell, an audio-immersive play experience, premieres on multiple platforms launches July 23, 2020.

VIDEO: THE SOAP MYTH Starring Ed Asner and Tovah Feldshuh is Now Streaming For Free Photo VIDEO: THE SOAP MYTH Starring Ed Asner and Tovah Feldshuh is Now Streaming For Free
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 17, 2020

On Monday, April 20, Temple Emanuel Streicker Center will commemorate Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) with a special panel discussion on the PBS/WNET film of Jeff Cohen's acclaimed drama The Soap Myth.

You Can Now Stream THE SOAP MYTH Starring Ed Asner and Tovah Feldshuh For Free on ALL Photo You Can Now Stream THE SOAP MYTH Starring Ed Asner and Tovah Feldshuh For Free on ALL ARTS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2020

With theaters around the world dark and the transition of live entertainment to online platforms, Temple Emanuel Streicker Center will commemorate Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) with the PBS/WNET film of Jeff Cohen's acclaimed drama The Soap Myth.

Ed Asner & Tovah Feldshuh Star In THE SOAP MYTH On ALL ARTS Photo Ed Asner & Tovah Feldshuh Star In THE SOAP MYTH On ALL ARTS
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 16, 2020

ALL ARTS honors International Holocaust Remembrance Day with a new episode of House Seats featuring Ed Asner and Tovah Feldshuh in a concert reading of Jeff Cohen's The Soap Myth, presented by Burke Cohen Entertainment, Center for Jewish History and YIVO Institute for Jewish Research.

Photo Flash: Check Out Photos From WE ALL FALL DOWN at Huntington Theatre Company Photo Photo Flash: Check Out Photos From WE ALL FALL DOWN at Huntington Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2020

Huntington Theatre Company will present We All Fall Down, a new comedy about a family trying out tradition for the first time, written by Boston area local playwright and Huntington Playwriting Fellow Lila Rose Kaplan. Directed by Obie Award winner and artistic director of Hartford Stage Melia Bensussen, We All Fall Down will begin performances at the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA (527 Tremont Street, Boston) on Friday, January 10, 2020 and run through February 15, 2020. 

Broadway Management Agency Cyd Levin & Associates Rebrands as CLA Partners Photo Broadway Management Agency Cyd Levin & Associates Rebrands as CLA Partners
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 18, 2019

Talent Management agency Cyd LeVin & Associates (CLA) announced today, that it has rebranded as CLA Partners ahead of the companies 10th Anniversary since reopening in 2010. Originally founded in 1990 by Cyd LeVin with a single client, the company became an overnight success and its roster grew to over 150 actors working in Film, Television and Theater. In 2000, the company's roster and staff were acquired by another major management company, while Cyd retired from the business to focus on her family and raising her newly adopted son.

WE ALL FALL DOWN Announces Extension At Huntington Theatre Company Photo WE ALL FALL DOWN Announces Extension At Huntington Theatre Company
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 17, 2019

Huntington Theatre Company has announced the extension of We All Fall Down written by Boston area playwright and Huntington Playwriting Fellow Lila Rose Kaplan and directed by Obie Award winner and artistic director of Hartford Stage Melia Bensussen. 

Huntington Theatre Company Announces Casting For World Premiere Of WE ALL FALL DOWN Photo Huntington Theatre Company Announces Casting For World Premiere Of WE ALL FALL DOWN
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 3, 2019

Huntington Theatre Company has announced the casting for We All Fall Down, a new comedy about a family trying out tradition for the first time, written by Boston area playwright and Huntington Playwriting Fellow Lila Rose Kaplan. Directed by Obie Award winner and artistic director of Hartford Stage Melia Bensussen, We All Fall Down will begin performances at the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA (527 Tremont Street, Boston) on Friday, January 10, 2020 and runs through Sunday, February 9, 2020. The official press opening night will be Wednesday, January 22, 2020. Tickets are on sale now.

BWW Review: ROUND TABLE at 59E59 Theaters-Clever and Captivating Photo BWW Review: ROUND TABLE at 59E59 Theaters-Clever and Captivating
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 7, 2019

'Round Table,' written by Liba Vaynberg and directed by Geordie Broadwater is a one of a kind show. This modern romantic comedy is being performed at 59E59 Theaters through October 20. Starring an talented five person cast, the show cleverly melds elements from King Arthur legends with a story about people and their relationships.

King Arthur Tale ROUND TABLE to Premiere At 59E59 Photo King Arthur Tale ROUND TABLE to Premiere At 59E59
by Julie Musbach - Aug 19, 2019

59E59 Theaters welcomes the Off Broadway premiere of ROUND TABLE by Liba Vaynberg and directed by Geordie Broadwater. Produced by Fault Line Theatre and Anna & Kitty, Inc., ROUND TABLE begins performances on September 27 for a limited engagement through October 20

The Flea Theater Announces New Resident Directors Photo The Flea Theater Announces New Resident Directors
by Julie Musbach - Jun 14, 2019

The Flea Theater is proud to announce the addition of six new Resident Directors to its intensive practicum for early-career directors. Rebecca Aparicio, Jake Beckhard, Daniella Caggiano, Lauren DeLeon, Will Steinberger, and Raz Golden will join the current group of Resident Directors. 

Rattlestick Announces June Lineup, Including ALUMNI JAM Hosted By Kyra Sedgwick Photo Rattlestick Announces June Lineup, Including ALUMNI JAM Hosted By Kyra Sedgwick
by Julie Musbach - May 21, 2019

RATTLESTICK PLAYWRIGHTS THEATER announces upcoming programming for June 2019 at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater (224 Waverly Place New York, NY 10014). 

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