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The Theater Project Shares Year-End Roundup Photo The Theater Project Shares Year-End Roundup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 23, 2020

Artistic Director Mark Spina notes that The Theater Project (TPP) was ‚Äúoff to a running start‚ÄĚ in January 2020.¬† Having just moved to their new home in Union, TPP was running their monthly new play reading series,¬†Opening Nights in the Afternoon, and had just wrapped up their one-act play competition.

First American Full-Length Play Written for Streaming, WAITING FOR THE HOST, to be Ma Photo First American Full-Length Play Written for Streaming, WAITING FOR THE HOST, to be Made Available for Viewing
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2020

On April 2, 2020, New York playwright Marc Palmieri was asked by a local Queens church to read the role of Jesus in a Zoom recording of the Passion, to stream during its pandemic-lockdown on-line Easter services.

Raleigh Little Theatre Presents WAITING FOR THE HOST Photo Raleigh Little Theatre Presents WAITING FOR THE HOST
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2020

Raleigh Little Theatre presents Marc Palmieri's a?oeWaiting for the Host,a?? a new comedy written for the virtual stage. The show is RLT's second fully virtual production and consists of two parts: a?oeWaiting for the Hosta?? and a?oeStill Waiting.a??

Appalachian State Theatre and Dance Creates Virtual Slate of Fall Performances Photo Appalachian State Theatre and Dance Creates Virtual Slate of Fall Performances
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2020

The Appalachian State University Department of Theatre and Dance has created its own virtual stage and a slate of seven unique performance opportunities for students.

Christopher Carter Sanderson Presents MACBETH Photo Christopher Carter Sanderson Presents MACBETH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2020

Christopher Carter Sanderson, Gorilla Rep NYC founding artistic and producing director, will be presenting his new media feature - an uncut close-up macbeth - at a special preview at Hamilton College.

Theater Project Presents WAITING FOR THE HOST, A Play Written For Zoom Photo Theater Project Presents WAITING FOR THE HOST, A Play Written For Zoom
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2020

Marc Palmieria??s Waiting for the Host, possibly the first-ever full ensemble play written for livestreaming, will now be presented at 7:00 PM, Monday, August 10 after being postponed by the recent storm-related power outages in New Jersey.

The New Jersey Theatre Alliance's Stages Online ZOOM Play Photo The New Jersey Theatre Alliance's Stages Online ZOOM Play
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 24, 2020

With the Covid-19 lockdown occurring just a month before the Easter and Passover holidays, playwright Marc Palmieri was inspired to write a play specifically for an online platform: in a live conference call, the techno-challenged members of a small church struggle to mount their annual Passion Play on Zoom (Act 1) and then follow up their success a?" or lack of it a?" with a presentation of a medieval mystery play (Act 2).  

BWW Review: Redhouse Arts Center Now Streaming The World Premiere of the Virtual Sequ Photo BWW Review: Redhouse Arts Center Now Streaming The World Premiere of the Virtual Sequel STILL WAITING a Play Created for Zoom
by Natasha Ashley - Jun 26, 2020

Syracuse's Redhouse Arts Center is back at it again bringing theater to audiences virtually with their now streaming production of the world premiere of the virtual sequel Still Waiting a Play Created for Zoom by Marc Palmieri and wonderfully directed by Hunter Foster. The play is of course part II of Waiting For the Host, which made its streaming debut at Virtual Redhouse on May 28, 2020. The sequel Still Waiting began streaming on Thursday, June 25, 2020 and is available for viewing through June 29, 2020.

Jennifer Cody, Jeremy Kushnier and More to Star in Redhouse Arts Center's World Premi Photo Jennifer Cody, Jeremy Kushnier and More to Star in Redhouse Arts Center's World Premiere Zoom Play STILL WAITING
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 11, 2020

Redhouse Arts Center's Virtual Redhouse will present the World Premier of another online play, Still Waiting, which is the sequel to Waiting for the Host which Redhouse recently produced and streamed. Both these comedy/dramas are written by playwright Marc Palmieri and designed specifically for online performance.

VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE Welcomes Bill Berloni, Joe Church, Ashley Horne and Beverly Photo VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE Welcomes Bill Berloni, Joe Church, Ashley Horne and Beverly Jenkins
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2020

Stars in the House continues today (2pm) with Regional Theatre Spotlight On: REDHOUSE ARTS CENTER with Hunter Foster, Jen Cody, Mike DiSalvo, Marc Palmieri, and Temar Underwood.

RECAP: Hunter Foster, Artistic Director of the Redhouse Arts Center Talked About Thei Photo RECAP: Hunter Foster, Artistic Director of the Redhouse Arts Center Talked About Their Season on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2020

Stars in the House continued this afternoon (2pm) with Regional Theatre Spotlight On: REDHOUSE ARTS CENTER with Hunter Foster, Jen Cody, Mike DiSalvo, Marc Palmieri, and Temar Underwood.

VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE Spotlights Redhouse Arts Center Photo VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE Spotlights Redhouse Arts Center
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 9, 2020

Stars in the House continues today (2pm) with Regional Theatre Spotlight On: REDHOUSE ARTS CENTER with Hunter Foster, Jen Cody, Mike DiSalvo, Marc Palmieri, and Temar Underwood.

BWW Review: Redhouse Arts Center Presents the New York Premiere of WAITING FOR THE HO Photo BWW Review: Redhouse Arts Center Presents the New York Premiere of WAITING FOR THE HOST a Play Created for Zoom
by Natasha Ashley - May 29, 2020

Many theaters are all finding unique ways to still bring theater, concerts, and the arts to their audiences. Facebook live, Zoom, and other streaming services are certainly getting a work out as schools, theaters, performers, and many workplaces have all shifted online due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Redhouse debuted its first virtual play Waiting for the Host by Marc Palmieri under the visionary direction of Hunter Foster on Thursday, May 28, 2020 and it will be available for purchase and streaming through June 1, 2020.

Redhouse To Premier Zoom Play WAITING FOR THE HOST Photo Redhouse To Premier Zoom Play WAITING FOR THE HOST
by A.A. Cristi - May 21, 2020

Redhouse Arts Center's Virtual Redhouse will present the Regional Premier of a play specially written for Zoom entitled Waiting for the Host which was written by playwright Marc Palmieri.

The Theatre Project Stages Online Play Written For Zoom Photo The Theatre Project Stages Online Play Written For Zoom
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2020

Streaming Passion, possibly the first-ever full ensemble play written for livestreaming, will be presented by The Theater Project at 7:30 PM, Sunday, April 26 as part of The New Jersey Theatre Alliance's Stages Online. The story plays out in a live conference call as the techno-challenged members of a small church struggle to mount their annual Passion Play for an online performance during the Easter season lockdown.

Penn State Centre Stage Virtual Presents Live New Play STREAMING PASSION Photo Penn State Centre Stage Virtual Presents Live New Play STREAMING PASSION
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2020

Penn State Centre Stage Virtual will present Marc Palmieri's live new play, 'Streaming Passion'a?"a comedic tale about the Passion Play being rehearsed via Zooma?"on Thursday, April 16, at 7 p.m. EDT.

Penn State Centre Stage Virtual Presents Marc Palmieri's Live New Play Photo Penn State Centre Stage Virtual Presents Marc Palmieri's Live New Play
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 13, 2020

Penn State Centre Stage Virtual will present Marc Palmieri's live new play, 'Streaming Passion'a?"a comedic tale about the Passion Play being rehearsed via Zooma?"on Thursday, April 16, at 7 p.m. EDT. The live performance can be viewed at theatre.psu.edu/PSCSVIRTUAL.

Theatrical Licensors Grant Streaming Rights and More During Covid-19 Outbreak Photo Theatrical Licensors Grant Streaming Rights and More During Covid-19 Outbreak
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 16, 2020

As the outbreak of the Covid-19 virus shutters productions big and small across the nation, theatrical licensers have responded with a series of measures to accommodate arts institutions affected by the crisis. 

Axis Theatre Company To Suspend Performances of Randy Sharp's WASHINGTON SQUARE Photo Axis Theatre Company To Suspend Performances of Randy Sharp's WASHINGTON SQUARE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 13, 2020

Axis Theatre Company has released the following statement regarding upcoming performances:

Axis Theatre Will Present WASHINGTON SQUARE, a New Adaptation of Henry James' Tragico Photo Axis Theatre Will Present WASHINGTON SQUARE, a New Adaptation of Henry James' Tragicomic Novella
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 13, 2020

Axis Theatre Company presents Washington Square, a contemporary take on Henry James' tragicomic novella. Adapted and directed by Axis Theatre's founder and Artistic Director Randy Sharp, the production features original music by Paul Carbonara, a cast of four, and is performed in the heart of Greenwich Village, a few blocks from the story's 19th-century setting. Previews for Washington Square begin on March 11 at Axis Theatre (1 Sheridan Square, Manhattan), with a press opening set for March 15, for a limited run through April 11, 2020. Tickets are on sale now at axiscompany.org.

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