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F*It Club to Present THE SPRING FLING: HAPPILY EVER AFTER Photo F*It Club to Present THE SPRING FLING: HAPPILY EVER AFTER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2021

F*It Club, the New York Innovative Award-winning film and theatre company, will complete ten years of its annual series of short, commissioned world-premiere plays at the IRT Theater as part of their 3B Development Series in Manhattan's West Village with The Spring Fling: Happily Ever After.

Ensemble Studio Theatre Announces 2021-2022 EST/Youngblood New Members Photo Ensemble Studio Theatre Announces 2021-2022 EST/Youngblood New Members
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2021

EST celebrates the 2021/22 season's new members of Youngblood, the Obie Award-winning collective of emerging professional playwrights. Now in its 28th year, Youngblood serves as a creative home for the next generation of theatre artists.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: NATIONALS Celebrates 10th Year of Bringing Together Young Artists Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: NATIONALS Celebrates 10th Year of Bringing Together Young Artists
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2021

The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals, now in its 10th year, once again brought together an extraordinary group of young artists for a free professional intensive culminating in their own production of The 24 Hour Plays ‚ÄĒ¬†available for streaming through Saturday, July 31.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: NATIONALS Kicks Off Tonight Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: NATIONALS Kicks Off Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2021

The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals, now in their tenth year, kicks off their rigorous professional experience for artists 25 and under tonight with their own production of The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues, featuring the 43 program participants and 12 guest writers from previous years of the Nationals program.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS Announces Line-Up for Nationals 2021 Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS Announces Line-Up for Nationals 2021
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 17, 2021

Today, The 24 Hour Plays, creators of The 24 Hour Plays on Broadway, The 24 Hour Musicals and the Viral Monologues, announced this year’s company for The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals, which will be held as a virtual program.

Cygnet Theatre Announces UCSD Playwriting MFA Program Partnership Photo Cygnet Theatre Announces UCSD Playwriting MFA Program Partnership
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2021

Each year a new class, comprised of one to two MFA Playwrights, will be given a commission through the partnership. Playwrights awarded The Finish Line Commission will be given a week-long workshop culminating in a public reading, a financial reward, and an assurance that the play will have an opportunity for a world premiere production at Cygnet.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: NATIONALS Opens 2021 Applications Today Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: NATIONALS Opens 2021 Applications Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2021

Today, The 24 Hour Plays announced that the 10th annual application for The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals will be available starting March 24, 2021 and will run through April 11, 2021. The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals will take place virtually (for the second year in a row) and applicants from everywhere are engaged to apply. 

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‚Äď17, 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.

Janelle Mon√°e Joins THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT For Final Edition Airing August 5-9 Photo Janelle Mon√°e 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 Mon√°e 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.

Daveed Diggs and C.A. Johnson Join THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT; Returning June 24-28 Photo Daveed Diggs and C.A. Johnson Join THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT; Returning June 24-28
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2020

The Homebound Project will return on June 24a?"28 with its Third Edition performance. Tony Winner Daveed Diggs and playwright C.A. Johnson join the previously announced team of 12 actors and 11 playwrights in this independent theater initiative benefiting hungry children affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

Phillipa Soo, Blair Underwood, Michael R. Jackson & More Set for Third Edition of THE Photo Phillipa Soo, Blair Underwood, Michael R. Jackson & More Set for Third Edition of THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2020

Following their debut on May 6, The Homebound Project has announced the lineup for its third edition of new online theater benefiting children affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The all-volunteer team behind this independent theater initiative has also announced that a fourth edition will take place June 24-28, 2020.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of April 27 - CATS Blu-Ray, SEA WALL/A LIFE Au Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of April 27 - CATS Blu-Ray, SEA WALL/A LIFE Audiobook, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 29, 2020

Need something new to read or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases including Cats on Blu-Ray, Sea Wall/A Life audiobook, and more!

BWW Review: THE 24 HOUR PLAYS Viral Monologues Continue Portraying Our New Normal Photo BWW Review: THE 24 HOUR PLAYS Viral Monologues Continue Portraying Our New Normal
by Amanda Prahl - Apr 14, 2020

Where the first couple of weeks heavily featured monologues directly about the pandemic situation, more and more of these recent monologues are changing direction, portraying the 'new normal' with all that entails.

Wayne Brady, Michael Urie & More Featured on Latest Edition of THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIR Photo Wayne Brady, Michael Urie & More Featured on Latest Edition of THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 8, 2020

A fourth evening of The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues streamed last night and is available now on IGTV @24hourplays and at https://24hourplays.com/viral-monologues/. 22 actors were paired with an unrivaled group of theatre writers, who worked through Monday night to create unique pieces especially for their actors.

Wayne Brady, Michael Urie & More to Be Featured on Tonight's THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL Photo Wayne Brady, Michael Urie & More to Be Featured on Tonight's THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2020

A fourth unforgettable evening of The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues will stream tonight on IGTV @24hourplays and at https://24hourplays.com/viral-monologues/. 22 actors have been paired with an unrivaled group of theatre writers, who worked through the night to create unique pieces especially for their actors.

Vineyard Theatre Announces Updated Preview Schedule For DANA H. Photo Vineyard Theatre Announces Updated Preview Schedule For DANA H.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2020

Vineyard Theatre Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern announce dates for Dana H. by Lucas Hnath, adapted from interviews with Dana Higginbotham conducted by Steve Cosson, and directed by Les Waters. Previews will begin on February 11 (previously February 7) at Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street) with Deirdre O'Connell reprising the title role for the New York premiere direct from engagements at Center Theatre Group and The Goodman Theatre. Opening night for Dana H. is set for February 25.

A Red Orchid Theatre Will Present Chicago Premiere of DO YOU FEEL ANGER? Photo A Red Orchid Theatre Will Present Chicago Premiere of DO YOU FEEL ANGER?
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 5, 2019

A Red Orchid Theatre presents the Chicago premiere of Do You Feel Anger?, written by Mara Nelson-Greenberg and directed by Ensemble Member Jess McLeod. Do You Feel Anger? runs January 23 - March 15, 2020 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N Wells in Chicago. The press performances are scheduled for Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 3:00pm and 7:30pm. Single tickets for Do You Feel Anger? go on sale December 16, 2019.

Ensemble Studio Theatre Announces 2019-2020 EST/Youngblood New Members Photo Ensemble Studio Theatre Announces 2019-2020 EST/Youngblood New Members
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 4, 2019

Ensemble Studio Theatre (EST) (William Carden, Artistic Director), along with EST's Youngblood (Graeme Gillis and RJ Tolan, Co-Artistic Directors) are proud to announce new EST/Youngblood members for the 2019-2020 season.

Vineyard Theatre's 2019-20 Paula Vogel Playwriting Award Will Be Presented To Charly  Photo Vineyard Theatre's 2019-20 Paula Vogel Playwriting Award Will Be Presented To Charly Evon Simpson
by Stephi Wild - Oct 31, 2019

Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern announce that Charly Evon Simpson is the recipient of the 2019-20 Paula Vogel Playwriting Award. Ms. Simpson will be presented with the award at The Vineyard's annual Emerging Artists Luncheon on Monday, November 25 from noon-2:30pm at the National Arts Club (15 Gramercy Park South) in Manhattan.

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