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Bio:
Lindsey Ferrentino is a New York-based playwright originally from the sunny state of Florida, where many of her plays are set. Her play Ugly Lies the Bone was recently produced at Roundabout Theater Company and was a New York Times Critic’s Pick. Lindsey is the recipient of the 2015 ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Lindsey Ferrentino is a New York-based playwright originally from the sunny state of Florida, where many of her plays are set. Her play Ugly Lies the Bone was recently produced at Roundabout Theater Company and was a New York Times Critic’s Pick. Lindsey is the recipient of the 2015 ... (read complete bio)
UGLY LIES THE BONE Will Be Presented Virtually By Pepperdine Theatre Next Month Photo UGLY LIES THE BONE Will Be Presented Virtually By Pepperdine Theatre Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Apr 17, 2021

Pepperdine University's Fine Arts Division will present their production of Ugly Lies the Bone by playwright Lindsey Ferrentino on Thursday, May 6 and Friday, May 7, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 2 p.m.

Ali Stroker, Adam Gwon, Lauren Ridloff and More Take Part in REVERB THEATRE ARTS FEST Photo Ali Stroker, Adam Gwon, Lauren Ridloff and More Take Part in REVERB THEATRE ARTS FESTIVAL
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 8, 2021

Roundabout Theatre Company and Arts for All Abilities Consortium will present a virtual theatre festival dedicated to the voices of artists with disabilities tonight, April 8 (6pm ET). The festival is space for artists to develop and share new theatre works, created and hosted by Roundabout Theatre Company and with the participation of four lead partner organizations: Actionplay, CO/LAB Theater Group, DreamStreet Theatre Company and EPIC Players.

Lindsey Ferrentino Will Adapt Her Play AMY AND THE ORPHANS for Netflix Photo Lindsey Ferrentino Will Adapt Her Play AMY AND THE ORPHANS for Netflix
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 16, 2021

Jamie Brewer won the 2018 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play for her work in 'Amy and the Orphans,' which follows estranged siblings Maggie and Jake, who are adults by the time their elderly father dies, but still wish a “grown up” could sort it out.

40th Annual Kesselring Prize for Playwriting to be Presented to Mona Mansour by The N Photo 40th Annual Kesselring Prize for Playwriting to be Presented to Mona Mansour by The National Arts Club
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 17, 2021

The 2020 Kesselring Prize for playwriting—a $25,000 award given annually to an outstanding playwright deserving of national recognition—is to be presented to Mona Mansour by The National Arts Club during a virtual ceremony on Thursday, February 25 at 6:00 PM.

Ali Stroker, Adam Gwon, Lauren Ridloff and More to Take Part in REVERB THEATRE ARTS F Photo Ali Stroker, Adam Gwon, Lauren Ridloff and More to Take Part in REVERB THEATRE ARTS FESTIVAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 17, 2021

Roundabout Theatre Company and Arts for All Abilities Consortium will present a virtual theatre festival dedicated to the voices of artists with disabilities on April 8, 2021. The festival is space for artists to develop and share new theatre works, created and hosted by Roundabout Theatre Company.

Cristin Milioti, Dylan Baker, Christopher Abbott and More Set for Sixth Edition of TH Photo Cristin Milioti, Dylan Baker, Christopher Abbott and More Set for Sixth Edition of THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 6, 2021

Following its debut on May 6, 2020, The Homebound Project has announced the lineup for a surprise sixth edition airing January 13–17, 2021. Co-creators Catya McMullen and Jenna Worsham, along with their all-volunteer team, have also announced that this online theater initiative brought together 137 artists, and premiered 56 new theater works.

Armie Hammer Joins the Cast of SUNDOGS Photo Armie Hammer Joins the Cast of SUNDOGS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 2, 2020

Armie Hammer will star as 'Joe' in a Veterans Day benefit presentation of Sundogs, a new play by Howard Emanuel and directed by Heather Arnson. Sundogs will premiere on Play-PerView on Sunday, November 8, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. EST, with a video-on-demand link available for immediate purchase and viewable beginning Monday, November 9.

Jenn Gambatese, Jordan Bridges and Tobias Segal to Star in Virtual Benefit Reading of Photo Jenn Gambatese, Jordan Bridges and Tobias Segal to Star in Virtual Benefit Reading of SUNDOGS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 26, 2020

Jordan Bridges (FX's upcoming The Old Man, opposite Jeff Bridges; NBC's Gone, with Chris Noth; TNT's Rizzoli & Isles), Jenn Gambatese (Mrs. Doubtfire, School of Rock, Hairspray) and Tobias Segal (John Wick 2 & 3, 'For Life,' 'The Good Wife'), will star in a Veterans Day benefit reading of Sundogs, by Howard Emanuel and directed by Heather Arnson.

UGLY LIES THE BONE: A BRACING DRAMA Announced at Garden Theatre Photo UGLY LIES THE BONE: A BRACING DRAMA Announced at Garden Theatre
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 16, 2020

 Ugly Lies the Bone is powerful new work that showcases the struggles of a dying town, a broken family, and a shattered veteran trying to put her life back together after returning from combat. Directed by Trudy Bruner, Ugly Lies the Bone will bring Garden audiences a glimpse of the issues that many veterans face when returning home. The production runs live on the Garden Theatre stage October 7 - 18, 2020. 

VIDEO: See Laurie Metcalf in the First Preview for THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT Photo VIDEO: See Laurie Metcalf in the First Preview for THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2020

The Homebound Project recently announced the lineup for its fifth and final edition of new online theater benefiting hungry children affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Laurie Metcalf, who will be performing a work by Stephen Karam, gave a preview on Twitter...

Janelle Monáe Joins THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT For Final Edition Airing August 5-9 Photo Janelle Monáe Joins THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT For Final Edition Airing August 5-9
by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2020

Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, performer, producer, and actor Janelle Monáe has joined the final edition of The Homebound Project as a special guest.

Laurie Metcalf, Kelli O'Hara, Amanda Seyfried and More Set for Fifth and Final Editio Photo Laurie Metcalf, Kelli O'Hara, Amanda Seyfried and More Set for Fifth and Final Edition of THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 30, 2020

The Homebound Project has announced the lineup for its fifth and final edition of new online theater benefiting hungry children affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Co-creators Catya McMullen and Jenna Worsham, along with their all-volunteer team, have also announced that over $100,000 has been raised to date for No Kid Hungry.

Virginia Stage Company To Offer Virtual Summer Camps Photo Virginia Stage Company To Offer Virtual Summer Camps
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 14, 2020

Due to social distancing protocols, Virginia Stage Company will be hosting a Virtual Summer Theatre Camp for students. Each camp will take place virtually through video communications site, Zoom. The Summer Theatre Camp is one of many virtual offerings Virtual Stage Company is currently providing for both student and adult theatre artists. For more information, visit https://www.vastage.org/virtual.

Breaking: Roundabout Pushes CAROLINE, OR CHANGE and BIRTHDAY CANDLES to Fall 2020 Photo Breaking: Roundabout Pushes CAROLINE, OR CHANGE and BIRTHDAY CANDLES to Fall 2020
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 25, 2020

Roundabout Theatre Company has just announced that it will produce all previously scheduled Spring/Summer 2020 productions as part of the 2020-2021 season, including Jeanine Tesori and Tony Kushner's CAROLINE, OR CHANGE starring Sharon D Clarke at Studio 54, and Noah Haidle's BIRTHDAY CANDLES starring Debra Messing at the American Airlines Theatre.

UGLY LIES THE BONE Begins Performances At Playhouse On Park On April 22 Photo UGLY LIES THE BONE Begins Performances At Playhouse On Park On April 22
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 26, 2020

Playhouse on Park's 2019-20 season continues with Lindsey Ferrentino's UGLY LIES THE BONE, running April 22 a?" May 10. It's a powerful story of resilience, hope, and recovery.  

BWW Review: A Disfigured War Vet Struggles to Find â€" and See â€" Herself in UGLY LI Photo BWW Review: A Disfigured War Vet Struggles to Find â€" and See â€" Herself in UGLY LIES THE BONE
by Perry Tannenbaum - Jan 30, 2020

With Andrea King as a disfigured war vet going through an excruciating rehab in Three Bone Theatre's UGLY LIES THE BONE, it's a perverse pleasure to have Scott Tynes-Miller and Peter Finnegan making asses of of themselves as they make the road to recovery that much tougher.

ENGLISH, THE WANDERERS & THE YEAR TO COME Join Roundabout's 2020-21 Season Photo ENGLISH, THE WANDERERS & THE YEAR TO COME Join Roundabout's 2020-21 Season
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 21, 2020

Roundabout Theatre Company has just announced a line-up of all new work Off-Broadway at the Harold & Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre.

Works by Benjamin Benne, Majkin Holmquist and More to be Featured in Roundabout Under Photo Works by Benjamin Benne, Majkin Holmquist and More to be Featured in Roundabout Underground Reading Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2020

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) has announced the ninth annual Roundabout Underground Reading Series, a five-night event that includes nightly readings of new works written and directed by emerging artists, as well as post-show receptions. The Reading Series will feature new works by Benjamin Benne, Majkin Holmquist, Shayan Lotfi, Nick Mecikalski and Harrison David Rivers.

Adam Kantor, Matt Dallal and More Join Cast of Roundabout Underground's DARLING GRENA Photo Adam Kantor, Matt Dallal and More Join Cast of Roundabout Underground's DARLING GRENADINE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) has announced the full cast of the new musical Darling Grenadine, book, music & lyrics by Daniel Zaitchik, directed & choreographed by Michael Berresse.

Photo Flash: Primal Forces Opens Season with ANDY AND THE ORPHANS Photo Photo Flash: Primal Forces Opens Season with ANDY AND THE ORPHANS
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 15, 2019

Primal Forces opens the 2019-2020 season with a powerful and poignant new comedy by Lindsey Ferrentino. The play, which debuted last year at New York's Roundabout Theatre, follows a Jewish family on a road trip that uncovers an old scandal and some shattering family secrets. The play features an all-star ensemble and runs November 15-December 8 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.

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