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Matthew Paul Olmos is a three-time Sundance Institute Fellowship/Residency recipient (2014 Lab, 2013 UCROSS, 2015 Baryshnikov Arts Center Resident, 2009 Time Warner Storytelling Fellow), New Dramatists Resident Playwright, the 2012 Princess Grace Awardee in Playwriting and was recently named by Sam ... (read complete bio)
Mark Brokaw Directs Ken Urban's DANGER AND OPPORTUNITY for Kane Rep Photo Mark Brokaw Directs Ken Urban's DANGER AND OPPORTUNITY for Kane Rep
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2020

Ken Barnett (Off-Broadway's Too Much Sun, Amazon's Mozart in The Jungle), Kyle Beltran (Broadway's The Cherry Orchard and In the Heights), and Emily Bergl (Dirty John, Shameless) will star in a virtual workshop of Ken Urban's new play Danger and Opportunity on October 28, 2020 as part of Kane Repertory Theatre's New Play Lab.

Mark Brokaw Directs Virtual Workshop Of DANGER AND OPPORTUNITY Photo Mark Brokaw Directs Virtual Workshop Of DANGER AND OPPORTUNITY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2020

The digital workshop begins at 7:30 PM CT on Youtube and will remain available until November 1st at 7:30 PM CT. A live talkback with playwright Ken Urban, director Mark Brokaw, and Kane Repertory Theatre AD Daniil Krimer will follow the reading. All of our readings are free to watch, but a donation of $25 is suggested.

Rondi Reed and Francis Guinan to Star in Virtual Workshop of SUCH SMALL HANDS Photo Rondi Reed and Francis Guinan to Star in Virtual Workshop of SUCH SMALL HANDS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2020

Tony Award winner Rondi Reed and Steppenwolf's Francis Guinan will star in a world premiere virtual reading of Adam Szymkowicz's Such Small Hands, directed by Artistic Director of Northlight Theatre BJ Jones on October 14, 2020, at 7:30 PM, as part of Kane Repertory Theatre's New Play Lab.

Repertorio Espanol Announces Winners of 2020 Miranda Family Voces Latinx Playwriting  Photo Repertorio Espanol Announces Winners of 2020 Miranda Family Voces Latinx Playwriting Competition
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2020

Repertorio Español has announced the winners of The 2020 Miranda Family Voces Latinx Playwriting Competition, an initiative to develop and promote Latinx plays that resonate with and accurately depict the Latinx experience.

Tony Winner Rondi Reed And Francis Guinan Star In World Premiere Reading Of Adam Szym Photo Tony Winner Rondi Reed And Francis Guinan Star In World Premiere Reading Of Adam Szymkowicz's SUCH SMALL HANDS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2020

Rondi Reed (Steppenwolf Ensemble/Tony Winner) and Francis Guinan (Steppenwolf Ensemble) will star in a world premiere virtual reading of Adam Szymkowicz's a??Such Small Hands ona?? October 14th. The performance is part of Kane Repertory Theatre's a??New Play Lab. The reading will be directed by BJ Jones (AD Northlight Theatre).

Isabel Arraiza And Philip Stoddard To Star In Virtual Workshop Of YOUNG LOVE Photo Isabel Arraiza And Philip Stoddard To Star In Virtual Workshop Of YOUNG LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2020

Isabel Arraiza and Philip Stoddard will star in a virtual workshop reading of Adam Szymkowicz's Young Love October 7th. The performance is part of Kane Repertory Theatre's New Play Lab.

The WORKSHOP THEATER To Present Benefit Reading For New Sanctuary Coalition Photo The WORKSHOP THEATER To Present Benefit Reading For New Sanctuary Coalition
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

As part of its new Words Matter initiative, The Workshop Theater will be presenting four newly-commissioned one-act plays by Sylvia Khoury, Charly Evon Simpson, Matthew Paul Olmos, and Lisa Ramirez on behalf of New Sanctuary Coalition.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of September 14 - Musical Christmas Carols, So Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of September 14 - Musical Christmas Carols, Socially Distanced Theatre Games, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2020

Check out this week's list of new and upcoming book and music releases, including a book of Broadway musical Christmas carols, socially distanced theatre games, and more!

One Of A Kind New Play Development Program Selects Its Next Group Of Playwrights Photo One Of A Kind New Play Development Program Selects Its Next Group Of Playwrights
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2020

The next four plays which will be workshopped in The New Play Lab and streamed live on YouTube have been announced.

Geffen Playhouse Announced Six Local Writers Participating in the Third Cycle of The  Photo Geffen Playhouse Announced Six Local Writers Participating in the Third Cycle of The Writers' Room
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2020

Geffen Playhouse today announced its selection of six local writers to participate in the third cycle of The Writersa?? Room, a forum for engagement and collaboration between Los Angeles playwrights.

Geffen Playhouse Selects Playwrights For The Writers' Room 2020/2021 Cycle Photo Geffen Playhouse Selects Playwrights For The Writers' Room 2020/2021 Cycle
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2020

Geffen Playhouse today announced its selection of six local writers to participate in the third cycle of The Writersa?? Room, a forum for engagement and collaboration between Los Angeles playwrights. The participants for 2020/2021 are Meghan Brown, Diana Burbano, Donald Jolly, Matthew Paul Olmos, T.Tara Turk-Haynes and Ali Viterbi.

Novelist Chris Bohjalian, Women Artists Writing Group Debut New Digital Work From Dor Photo Novelist Chris Bohjalian, Women Artists Writing Group Debut New Digital Work From Dorset Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020

Dorset Theatre Festival has announced release dates for two new virtual events. A collection of short pieces written by the Festival's Women Artists Writing Group will be available on-demand starting July 31, and an online reading of New York Times best-selling author Chris Bohjalian's play, Wingspan, will stream August 3-9.

Repertorio Español to Present Streamed Reading of EVA LUNA, Based on the Isabel Alle Photo Repertorio Español to Present Streamed Reading of EVA LUNA, Based on the Isabel Allende Novel
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2020

Repertorio Español, one of NYC's most celebrated Latinx theatre companies, will stream a reading of Eva Luna by Caridad Svich based on the celebrated novel of the Chilean/American writer Isabel Allende.

Repertorio Español Announces Finalists of the 2020 MIRANDA FAMILY VOCES LATINX  PLAY Photo Repertorio Español Announces Finalists of the 2020 MIRANDA FAMILY VOCES LATINX PLAYWRITING COMPETITION
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020

Repertorio Español has announced the finalists of The 2020 Miranda Family Voces Latinx Playwriting Competition, an initiative to develop and promote Latinx plays that resonate with and accurately depict the Latinx experience by playwrights of all racial and national backgrounds.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of June 1 - AMELIE U.K. Cast Recording, THE LE Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of June 1 - AMELIE U.K. Cast Recording, THE LEHMAN TRILOGY Novel, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2020

Need something new to listen to or read? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases, including The Lehman Trilogy, Amelie U.K. Cast Recording, and more!

Bret Adams and Paul Reisch Foundation Announces Recipients of Virus Response Grants f Photo Bret Adams and Paul Reisch Foundation Announces Recipients of Virus Response Grants for Theater Writers
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2020

The Bret Adams and Paul Reisch Foundation has announced the recipients of their special COVID-19 response grants for playwrights, composers, lyricists and librettists who have had a full professional production cancelled, closed, or indefinitely postponed due to the COVID-19 closures.

New and Upcoming Book and Music Releases For the Week of April 13 - SOFT POWER, Drew  Photo New and Upcoming Book and Music Releases For the Week of April 13 - SOFT POWER, Drew Gasparini, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2020

Need something new to read or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases!

F*It Club Has Announced Tenth and Final SPRING FLING: HAPPILY EVER AFTER Photo F*It Club Has Announced Tenth and Final SPRING FLING: HAPPILY EVER AFTER
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2019

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, ten new short plays by Bekah Brunstetter (NBC's This Is Us, The Cake), Matthew Lee Erlbach (Showtime's Masters of Sex, The Doppelganger), Monet Hurst-Mendoza (NBC's Law and Order: SVU ), Daniel K. Isaac (Fullerton), Chelsea Marcantel (Airness), Gregory S. Moss (Indian Summer, punkplay), Leah Nanako Winkler (NBC's New Amsterdam, Kentucky, God Says This), Larry Powell (Lost Dog), Daniel Talbott (ABC's The Conners), & Pia Wilson (National Geographic's Genius).

La Paloma Prisoner Project Will Share the Stories of Incarcerated Women Through Works Photo La Paloma Prisoner Project Will Share the Stories of Incarcerated Women Through Workshops, Advocacy and More
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2019

The La Paloma Prisoner Project is Raquel Almaƶán's theatre and outreach project about the reclamation of identity by incarcerated and formerly incarcerated women, and sharing those stories through workshops, advocacy and community partnerships. Developed from her longstanding work with incarcerated and impacted communities, the associated play, LA PALOMA PRISONER, directed by Estefanía Fadul, will have its World Premiere at Next Door @ New York Theatre Workshop (79 East 4th Street between Bowery & 2nd Avenue) alongside a series of initiatives aimed at raising awareness and inciting action towards the end of global mass incarceration. The play is a New Georges Supported Production. Performances begin April 19, 2020 and run through May 9, 2020. Tickets will be available at https://www.nytw.org/show/la-paloma-prisoner/. To make an advance reservation, please visit www.lapalomaprisonerproject.com

OSF To Host Celebration Of Latinx Play Project With Panel Discussion Photo OSF To Host Celebration Of Latinx Play Project With Panel Discussion
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2019

To celebrate the culmination of Oregon Shakespeare Festival's Latinx Play Project (LxPP), OSF will host a panel discussion featuring five veteran Latinx playwrights as they discuss the joys and challenges of working in professional theatre today, finding artistic home, and making work that speaks to the times we are in. The discussion will take place on Sunday, September 29 at 10 a.m. at Carpenter Hall and also be livestreamed by Howlround. 

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