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The Public Theater Announces Free Fall Programming Featuring Audio Play SHIPWRECK Sta Photo The Public Theater Announces Free Fall Programming Featuring Audio Play SHIPWRECK Starring Raúl Esparza & More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020

Public Theater Artistic Director Oskar Eustis and Executive Director Patrick Willingham announced the line-up today for The Public's free digital fall season. The Public will present new digital works, deepen community relationships through its artistic programs, and continue its long tradition of civic engagement in this crucial election season.

The Public Theater Names Saheem Ali and Shanta Thake Associate Artistic Directors Photo The Public Theater Names Saheem Ali and Shanta Thake Associate Artistic Directors
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2020

The Public Theater announced today that Saheem Ali and Shanta Thake have been named Associate Artistic Directors as part of an expanded and restructured artistic leadership team.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Releases Music Video of Kimber Elayne Sprawl Perfo Photo VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Releases Music Video of Kimber Elayne Sprawl Performing 'Tight Connection To My Heart'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 19, 2020

Last night a brand new music video for 'Tight Connection To My Heart,' from Girl From The North Country was released as part of Harlem Week's Virtual Music Festival.

VIDEO: Watch GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Record Cast Album; Release Set for Spring! Photo VIDEO: Watch GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Record Cast Album; Release Set for Spring!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2020

The original cast album to the Broadway musical Girl From The North Country will be released this spring by Sony Music/Legacy Recordings.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Digital Lottery And Rush Policy Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Digital Lottery And Rush Policy
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2020

The producers of Girl From The North Country announced today that beginning with the show's first preview, Friday, February 7, a limited quantity of $39 tickets will be available via both rush and a digital lottery for each performance.

Matt McGrath To Join The Cast Of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Photo Matt McGrath To Join The Cast Of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2020

It was announced today that Matt McGrath (Cabaret, A Streetcar Named Desire) will join the Broadway production of the hit musical Girl from the North Country in the role of Reverend Marlowe. McGrath replaces David Pittu who has left the production due to a scheduling conflict.

Up on the Marquee: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Arrives on Broadway Photo Up on the Marquee: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Arrives on Broadway
by Walter McBride - Dec 16, 2019

Girl from the North Country begins performances on Friday, February 7 at the Belasco Theatre (111 West 44th Street) with the opening night set for Thursday, March 5. Check out photos of the marquee!

Photo Flash: Transport Group Celebrates Opening Night of BROADBEND, ARKANSAS Photo Photo Flash: Transport Group Celebrates Opening Night of BROADBEND, ARKANSAS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2019

Transport Group presents its world premiere musical Broadbend, Arkansas, starring Justin Cunningham ('When They See Us') and Danyel Fulton. Broadbend, Arkansas, presented in association with The Public Theater, with libretto by Ellen Fitzhugh and Harrison David Rivers, and music and additional lyrics by Ted Shen, directed by OBIE-winning artistic director Jack Cummings III, opened just last night, November 10 at The Duke on 42nd Street in New 42nd Street Studios, 229 West 42nd Street.

Complete Casting Announced For GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY on Broadway - Austin Scott Photo Complete Casting Announced For GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY on Broadway - Austin Scott and More Join!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2019

Complete casting has been announced today for the Broadway production of the hit musical Girl from the North Country. Austin Scott, star of FX's a?oePosea?? and Hamilton, will join the company in the role of Joe Scott. Also announced are new ensemble members Jennifer Blood, Law Terrell Dunford, and Chiara Trentalange.

Photo Coverage: SOFT POWER Celebrates Opening Night at the Public Theater Photo Photo Coverage: SOFT POWER Celebrates Opening Night at the Public Theater
by Monroe George - Oct 16, 2019

The Public Theater presents Soft Power, with play and lyrics by Tony Award winner David Henry Hwang, music and additional lyrics by Tony Award winner Jeanine Tesori, choreography by Tony nominee Sam Pinkleton, and is directed by Tony nominee Leigh Silverman. Check out photos from opening night below!

Breaking: Mare Winningham, Todd Almond, Caitlin Houlahan & More Will Return for GIRL  Photo Breaking: Mare Winningham, Todd Almond, Caitlin Houlahan & More Will Return for GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2019

Casting has been announced today for the Broadway production of the hit musical Girl from the North Country. Reprising their roles from the production at The Public Theater will be Todd Almond, Jeannette Bayardelle, Matthew Frederick Harris, Caitlin Houlahan, Robert Joy, Tony Award nominee Marc Kudisch, Luba Mason, Ben Mayne, Tom Nelis, Tony Award nominee David Pittu, Colton Ryan, John Schiappa, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, Rachel Stern, Chelsea Lee Williams, and Tony/Academy Award nominee & two-time Emmy Award winner Mare Winningham. Joining the production in the role of Nick Laine will be Jay O. Sanders. Complete casting will be announced soon.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Comes to Broadway's Belasco Theatre in February 2020 Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Comes to Broadway's Belasco Theatre in February 2020
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2019

After its hit runs at The Public Theater, The Old Vic London, and in the West End, Girl from the North Country will come to Broadway, beginning performances on Friday, February 7 at the Belasco Theatre (111 West 44th Street) with the opening night set for Thursday, March 5.  

Photo Coverage: Ladies Unite at WOMEN OF THE PUBLIC Gala Photo Photo Coverage: Ladies Unite at WOMEN OF THE PUBLIC Gala
by Jennifer Broski - Jun 4, 2019

Just last night, The Public Theater celebrated its Annual Gala, WOMEN OF THE PUBLIC, at the Delacorte Theater. Directed by Leigh Silverman, with music direction by Mary-Mitchell Campbell, it celebrated those who shaped our past and guide our future. 

Photo Coverage: Daveed Diggs, Thomas Sadoski & More Celebrate Opening Night of WHITE  Photo Photo Coverage: Daveed Diggs, Thomas Sadoski & More Celebrate Opening Night of WHITE NOISE at the Public Theater
by Linda Lenzi - Mar 21, 2019

The Public Theater just celebrated opening night of the world premiere of White Noise, written by Public Theater Master Writer Chair and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks. Oskar Eustis directs this fierce new drama that will now run through Sunday, May 5 in The Public's Anspacher Theater.

Bid Now to Join Associate Artistic Director, Mandy Hackett, for Drinks & a Performanc Photo Bid Now to Join Associate Artistic Director, Mandy Hackett, for Drinks & a Performance of WHITE NOISE at The Public Theater in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2019

Bid to win the chance to enjoy drinks with Associate Artistic Director, Mandy Hackett, at The Library restaurant at The Public Theater before seeing the not to be missed production, White Noise, as her guest.

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of SEA WALL / A LIFE Photo Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of SEA WALL / A LIFE
by Walter McBride - Feb 15, 2019

The New York premiere of Sea Wall / A LIFE officially opened last night, February 14. The show was written by Simon Stephens and Nick Payne respectively and directed by Carrie Cracknell, featuring Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge. Sea Wall / A LIFE runs through Sunday, March 31.

BLACK LIGHT Concludes Run At The Greenwich House Theater 11/11 Photo BLACK LIGHT Concludes Run At The Greenwich House Theater 11/11
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2018

The return engagement of The Public Theater production of Black Light will conclude at the Greenwich House Theater (27 Barrow Street) on Sunday, November 11, following 13 previews and 30 performances. Altogether, Black Light will have played 68 performances in New York this year, starting at Joe's Pub earlier in 2018.

Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of BLACK LIGHT at the Greenwich House Theater Photo Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of BLACK LIGHT at the Greenwich House Theater
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2018

Producer Diana DiMenna (The Great Comet, Three Tall Women) is proud to present the return engagement of The Public Theater production of Black Light. Performances began at the Greenwich House Theater (27 Barrow Street) on September 24 and will continue through December 31, with an opening night set for October 10.

Photo Coverage: Public Theater Celebrates Opening Night of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTR Photo Photo Coverage: Public Theater Celebrates Opening Night of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY
by Jennifer Broski - Oct 2, 2018

The Public Theater just opened the North American premiere of Girl from the North Country. Written and directed by Olivier Award winner and Tony Award nominee Conor McPherson with music and lyrics by music icon Bob Dylan, Girl from the North Country weaves the music of our greatest poet-singer-songwriter into a piercing drama about home, heart, and the searching determination of the American soul. This new musical has been extended three times and will now run through Sunday, December 23.

Jomama Jones' BLACK LIGHT Returns to New York This Fall Photo Jomama Jones' BLACK LIGHT Returns to New York This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

Producer Diana DiMenna (The Great Comet, Three Tall Women) is proud to announce that The Public Theater production of Black Light will return to New York this fall for a limited engagement at the Greenwich House Theater (27 Barrow Street). Performances will begin September 24 and run through December 31, with an opening night of October 10.

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