THE CULT PLAY Makes World Premiere in FebruaryTHE CULT PLAY Makes World Premiere in February
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2018

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble announces the world premiere of Topher Cusumano's THE CULT PLAY which will begin previews on January 27 and will play through February 17, 2018 at The Paradise Factory Theatre at 64 East 4th Street (next door to La Mama) in NYC. (more...)

THE CULT PLAY Opens At NYC's Phoenix Theatre EnsembleTHE CULT PLAY Opens At NYC's Phoenix Theatre Ensemble
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2017

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble announces the world premiere of Topher Cusumano's (pictured) The Cult Play will begin previews on January 27 and will play through February 17 at The Paradise Factory Theatre at 64 East 4th Street (next door to La Mama) in NYC. (more...)

Cast Announced For Industry Reading Of SALTYCast Announced For Industry Reading Of SALTY
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

An industry reading of Aaron Richard Johnson's new play, SALTY, will be held December 10th at 3 PM in The Tank @ 36th Street. The reading will be directed by Allison Benko and produced by Hope Chavez. (more...)

Photo Flash: THE PROVIDENCE OF NEIGHBORING BODIES Opens Off-Off Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

The Laurie Beechman Theater continues its reign as The Happiest Place on Earth as DISTORTED DIZNEE celebrates its milestone 5th Anniversary on Friday, March 10, 2017. This non-stop, high-energy late night cult hit currently stars drag sensations Holly Dae, Bootsie LeFaris, Pixie Aventura and Brenda Dharling. (more...)

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble to Stage Reading of Witty Oedipus Retelling THE INFERNAL MACHINE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2017

He's arrogant, cocky, virginal and he doesn't know it yet, but he's going to have a thing for mom in Jean Cocteau's witty and urbane retelling of the Oedipus story,The Infernal Machine. In this magical modernization of the Greek tragedy the enigmatic Sphinx is a bored young girl who slips him an answer to that tricky riddle because well,... she's bored and he's handsome and a welcome diversion. (more...)

Current Harbor and Brooklyn Studios for Dance Present '59RPM Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2016

'59RPM, A dance theater whirlwind playfully puncturing the bubble gum veneer of nostalgic American Pop madness, vividly illuminating and dissecting the violent and dark currents beneath the seemingly sugary tunes of 1959. Presented by Current Harbor and Brooklyn Studios for Dance. (more...)

Current Harbor and Brooklyn Studios for Dance Present '59RPM
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2016

'59RPM, A dance theater whirlwind playfully puncturing the bubble gum veneer of nostalgic American Pop madness, vividly illuminating and dissecting the violent and dark currents beneath the seemingly sugary tunes of 1959. Presented by Current Harbor and Brooklyn Studios for Dance. (more...)

'59RPM to Perform at HERE Co-Op
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2016

'59RPM A dance theater whirlwind playfully puncturing the bubble gum veneer of nostalgic American Pop madness, vividly illuminating and dissecting the violent and dark currents beneath the seemingly sugary tunes of 1959. (more...)

'59RPM to Perform at HERE Co-Op
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

'59RPM A dance theater whirlwind playfully puncturing the bubble gum veneer of nostalgic American Pop madness, vividly illuminating and dissecting the violent and dark currents beneath the seemingly sugary tunes of 1959. (more...)

'59RPM to Perform at HERE Co-Op
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2016

'59RPM A dance theater whirlwind playfully puncturing the bubble gum veneer of nostalgic American Pop madness, vividly illuminating and dissecting the violent and dark currents beneath the seemingly sugary tunes of 1959. (more...)

Noor Theatre to Take on the Headlines with 48 HOUR FORUM, 5/18
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2015

For 48 Hour Forum, Noor invited five playwrights and directors and about 20 actors to create five short plays based on the headlines of the day. And they have 48 hours to do it! (more...)

Clubbed Thumb's SUMMERWORKS Festival Coming Up at The Wild Project
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2015

The Wild Project has announced its currently running and upcoming events for May and June 2015. Details below! (more...)

Elise Stone Stars in MEDEA & THE FURIES - April 16-May 3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2015

Phoenix Theatre Ensemble presents Elise Stone in MEDEA & The Furies Directed by Karen Case Cook (more...)

Site-Specific DEAD BEHIND THESE EYES Set for Sing Sing Karaoke, Begin. 8/29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2014

Performances of Dead Behind These Eyes will take place at Sing Sing Karaoke (81 Avenue A) on August 29-31 at 7.30pm and September 3-5, 7, 10-14 and 17-19 at 7.30pm Tickets are $18 and can be purchased by calling 212.352.3101 or visiting www.abronsartscenter.org. Performance suitable for ages 21 and above. (more...)

Mission to (dit)Mars Presents ALL SYSTEMS GO: MISSION 2
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2014

Mission to (dit)Mars, a theatre arts collective serving Queens artists, is thrilled to announce All Systems Go: Mission 2 as the final event for the LAUNCH PAD Reading Series this year. (more...)

Epic Presents 2 Shakespeare Plays With HS Students 12/11,18
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2008

New York's OBIE Award-winning Epic Theatre Ensemble (Zak Berkman, Founding producer/Artistic Director), and Epic's After School Shakespeare Program (Melissa Friedman, Founding Executive Director of Education), in conjunction with Chelsea High School and Automotive High School, will present productions of two classic Shakespeare plays featuring the students from each school: the Automotive High School production of Romeo and Juliet sponsored by Lanc?me for three performances, beginning December 11th; and the Chelsea High School production of The Winter's Tale, made possible by support from the Meringoff Family Foundation, for four performances beginning December 18th. All performances will take place at the East 13th Street Theater (136 East 13th Street). (more...)

Epic Presents 2 Shakespeare Plays With HS Students 12/11,18
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2008

New York's OBIE Award-winning Epic Theatre Ensemble (Zak Berkman, Founding producer/Artistic Director), and Epic's After School Shakespeare Program (Melissa Friedman, Founding Executive Director of Education), in conjunction with Chelsea High School and Automotive High School, will present productions of two classic Shakespeare plays featuring the students from each school: the Automotive High School production of Romeo and Juliet sponsored by Lanc?me for three performances, beginning December 11th; and the Chelsea High School production of The Winter's Tale, made possible by support from the Meringoff Family Foundation, for four performances beginning December 18th. All performances will take place at the East 13th Street Theater (136 East 13th Street). (more...)