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Four-Actor RICHARD II At Luna Stage Starts October 20 Photo Four-Actor RICHARD II At Luna Stage Starts October 20
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 3, 2022

Luna Stage will present the World Premiere of Zachary Elkind's new adaptation of Shakespeare's Richard II Oct 20-Nov 13 on the MainStage. Streamlined to a fleet 90 minutes, the play features four actors playing 16 roles, and highlights the humor and urgency of this taut, intimate, heartbreakingly political tragedy.

Industry Reading Of Tennyson Bardwell's New Play GLASS HOUSES Announced Photo Industry Reading Of Tennyson Bardwell's New Play GLASS HOUSES Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2022

A stage reading of Tennyson Bardwell's new play Glass Houses will be held at The Players Theatre on June 21st on 115 MacDougal Street in Greenwich Village at 7pm.

Pay-What-You-Choose Theatrical Summer Camps Announced At Luna Stage Photo Pay-What-You-Choose Theatrical Summer Camps Announced At Luna Stage
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 1, 2022

For the third year in a row, Luna Stage has announced that all its summer camps will be Pay-What-You-Choose to ensure that all young people have access to fun, creativity, and high-caliber arts education.

Photos: Get A First Look At THE GIANT VOID IN MY SOUL At Luna Stage Photo Photos: Get A First Look At THE GIANT VOID IN MY SOUL At Luna Stage
by A.A. Cristi - May 3, 2022

The Giant Void In My Soul runs at Luna Stage through May 22. Get a first look at the production below.

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by A.A. Cristi - May 2, 2022

Luna Stage Reopens With THE GIANT VOID IN MY SOUL Photo Luna Stage Reopens With THE GIANT VOID IN MY SOUL
by Stephi Wild - Apr 13, 2022

Luna Stage will reopen its MainStage with Bernardo Cubría's comedy The Giant Void In My Soul, directed by Rajesh Bose and starring Jesse Castellanos, Darin F. Earl II, John P. Keller and Valerie Terranova.

Ensemble Studio Theatre & the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Announce the 2022 First Ligh Photo Ensemble Studio Theatre & the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Announce the 2022 First Light Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 25, 2022

ENSEMBLE STUDIO THEATRE along with The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation have announced the lineup for the 2022 First Light Festival, part of the EST/Sloan Project to develop plays exploring science and technology.  

Luna Stage Re-Opens MainStage With Nikkole Salter's TORN ASUNDER Photo Luna Stage Re-Opens MainStage With Nikkole Salter's TORN ASUNDER
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 7, 2022

Luna Stage will reopen for in-person performances on their MainStage on March 11th, exactly two years after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the temporary closure of their building. The first event in the main space of the professional regional theatre will be a reading of long-term collaborator Nikkole Salter's play Torn Asunder on March 11th and 12th at 8pm, followed by a conversation with the playwright.

Pushcart Players Artistic Director Will Star in LITTLE SHOP OF HORROS at Short North  Photo Pushcart Players Artistic Director Will Star in LITTLE SHOP OF HORROS at Short North Stage
by Stephi Wild - Mar 3, 2022

Pushcart Players artistic director, Paul Whelihan will be performing the role of Mr. Mushnik in the Short North Stage production of ‚ÄúLittle Shop of Horrors.‚ÄĚ This sci-fi, cult-hit musical comedy¬†will play from March¬†17 through April 16 at the Garden Theater in Columbus, OH.

Luna Stage Reschedules #RIFT Part 2: The Live Experience Photo Luna Stage Reschedules #RIFT Part 2: The Live Experience
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 21, 2022

In response to Essex County's current high COVID numbers, Luna Stage has made the decision to reschedule its in-person production of #RIFT Part 2: The Live Experience by Gabriel Jason Dean. Originally slated for February, #RIFT Part 2 will now take place in April. In January and February, Luna will launch additional cycles of #RIFT Part 1: A Play Over Text Message. Audience members can sign up for this free virtual experience at www.lunastage.org/rift.

Premiere Stages at Kean University Announces 2022 Bauer Boucher Playwriting Award Win Photo Premiere Stages at Kean University Announces 2022 Bauer Boucher Playwriting Award Winners
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 14, 2022

Premiere Stages, the professional theatre company in residence at Kean University, has named current Kean University student Jennifer Pillaga (Class of ‚Äô22) and alumnus Elaine Insinnia (Class of ‚Äė68 ) as the winners of the 2022 Bauer Boucher Playwriting Awards, named for longtime donors W. John Bauer and Nancy Boucher.

The Road Theatre Company Announces Return to Live Performances With Three Plays in Re Photo The Road Theatre Company Announces Return to Live Performances With Three Plays in Repertory
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2021

THE ROAD THEATRE COMPANY has announced its return to live performances with three plays performing in repertory. THE PLAY YOU WANT, written by Bernardo Cubria and directed by Michael John Garcés, will begin previews on Tuesday, February 8; will open on Friday, February 11 at 8pm and run through Sunday, March 27.

Pushcart Players Adds Virtual Performances of MIRACLES Photo Pushcart Players Adds Virtual Performances of MIRACLES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 17, 2021

Pushcart Players, New Jersey‚Äôs Emmy nominated and award-winning touring theater for young audiences has added a week of virtual performances of ‚ÄúHoliday Tales - A Season of Miracles‚ÄĚ in on-line presentations through December 31st.

Pushcart Players Presents Virtual HOLIDAY TALES This Month Photo Pushcart Players Presents Virtual HOLIDAY TALES This Month
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2021

Pushcart Players, New Jersey's Emmy nominated and award-winning touring theater for young audiences presents ‚ÄúHoliday Tales - A Season of Miracles‚ÄĚ in virtual on-line presentations throughout December. This magical musical warms the hearts of family audiences with the true spirit of the year-end holidays of Christmas, Chanukah, and Kwanzaa, and families can view the production from the comfort of their homes.

HOLIDAY TALES - A SEASON OF MIRACLES Will Be Performed Virtually by Pushcart Players Photo HOLIDAY TALES - A SEASON OF MIRACLES Will Be Performed Virtually by Pushcart Players
by Stephi Wild - Nov 17, 2021

Pushcart Players, New Jersey's Emmy nominated and award-winning touring theater for young audiences presents ‚ÄúHoliday Tales - A Season of Miracles‚ÄĚ in virtual on-line presentations in late November and December. This magical musical warms the hearts of family audiences with the true spirit of the December holidays of Christmas, Chanukah, and Kwanzaa, and families can view the production from the comfort of their homes.

Aurway Repertory Theatre Presents... 'Musicals In Concert: Wish List' This Week Photo Aurway Repertory Theatre Presents... 'Musicals In Concert: Wish List' This Week
by Stephi Wild - Nov 17, 2021

Aurway Repertory Theatre has a special treat, just in time for the holiday season. They're back with another edition of their series ‚ÄúMusicals in Concert‚ÄĚ, this time featuring the music and story of, Wish List, written by playwright & director, Kathy D. Harrison.

WATER IN MY HANDS Will Premiere at Vivid Stage in December Photo WATER IN MY HANDS Will Premiere at Vivid Stage in December
by Stephi Wild - Nov 17, 2021

Vivid Stage, formerly Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, in residence at Oakes Center at 120 Morris Avenue in Summit, will present the world premiere production of Water in My Hands by Emma Gibson from December 2 through 12. All audience members will be asked to show proof of vaccination at the box office.

William Watkins, Shamar S. White and Antu Yacob Selected For The Fire This Time Festi Photo William Watkins, Shamar S. White and Antu Yacob Selected For The Fire This Time Festival New Works Lab
by Stephi Wild - Nov 16, 2021

The Obie Award-winning The Fire This Time Festival (TFTT) is excited to announce the three dramatists who have been selected to participate in the fourth cycle of their New Works Lab Program: William Watkins, Shamar S. White, and Antu Yacob.

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.

DEAR ONE: LOVE & LONGING IN MID-CENTURY QUEER AMERICA Comes To UWS Church Photo DEAR ONE: LOVE & LONGING IN MID-CENTURY QUEER AMERICA Comes To UWS Church
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 11, 2021

4thU Artivists, a New York City-based benefit performance group, will present their Fall production, Dear ONE: Love & Longing in Mid-Century Queer America by playwright Joshua Irving Gershick, November 5th & 6th as a live staged production streamed to a virtual audience only.

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