Otho Eskin News

Laura Pedersen's FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE!, Formerly THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN, Plays BuffaloLaura Pedersen's FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE!, Formerly THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN, Plays Buffalo
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2015

The VH Theatrical Development Foundation proudly announces that after an acclaimed Off-Broadway engagement last fall, FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! (formerly titled THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN), a new play by best-selling author Laura Pedersen, will open the 2015-2016 Theater Season at the 710 Main Street Theatre (formerly Studio Arena Theater) in Buffalo, New York, with a limited engagement scheduled to play tonight, September 17 - Sunday, October 4, 2015.  Directed by Ludovica Villar-Hauser, FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! is set in Buffalo, where Ms. Pedersen was born and raised.  (more...)

FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! Begins Tonight at 710 Main TheatreFOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! Begins Tonight at 710 Main Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2015

The VH Theatrical Development Foundation announces that after an acclaimed Off-Broadway engagement last fall, FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! (formerly titled THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN), a new play by best-selling author Laura Pedersen FROM BUFFALO, will open the 2015-2016 Frey Electric Construction Co.  Season at the 710 Main Theatre (formerly Studio Arena Theatre) in Buffalo, New York, with a limited engagement scheduled to play tonight, September 17 - Sunday, October 4, 2015.  Directed by Ludovica Villar-Hauser, FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! is set in Buffalo, where Ms. Pedersen was born and raised.  (more...)

FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! Begins 9/17 at 710 Main TheatreFOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! Begins 9/17 at 710 Main Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2015

The VH Theatrical Development Foundation announces that after an acclaimed Off-Broadway engagement last fall, FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! (formerly titled THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN), a new play by best-selling author Laura Pedersen FROM BUFFALO, will open the 2015-2016 Frey Electric Construction Co.  Season at the 710 Main Theatre (formerly Studio Arena Theatre) in Buffalo, New York, with a limited engagement scheduled to play Thursday, September 17 - Sunday, October 4, 2015.  Directed by Ludovica Villar-Hauser, FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! is set in Buffalo, where Ms. Pedersen was born and raised.  (more...)

Laura Pedersen's FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE!, Formerly THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN, to Play BuffaloLaura Pedersen's FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE!, Formerly THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN, to Play Buffalo
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2015

The VH Theatrical Development Foundation proudly announces that after an acclaimed Off-Broadway engagement last fall, FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! (formerly titled THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN), a new play by best-selling author Laura Pedersen, will open the 2015-2016 Theater Season at the 710 Main Street Theatre (formerly Studio Arena Theater) in Buffalo, New York, with a limited engagement scheduled to play Thursday, September 17 - Sunday, October 4, 2015.  Directed by Ludovica Villar-Hauser, FOR HEAVEN'S SAKE! is set in Buffalo, where Ms. Pedersen was born and raised.  Tickets ($45-$65) are on sale now via www.ticketmaster.com. (more...)

Honest Accomplice Theatre Will Present THE BIRDS AND THE BEES: UNABRIDGED at the TankHonest Accomplice Theatre Will Present THE BIRDS AND THE BEES: UNABRIDGED at the Tank
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2015

Honest Accomplice Theatre's THE BIRDS & THE BEES: UNABRIDGED is currently on tour in the greater New York City area to build on the success of their NYC productions at University Settlement.  THE BIRDS & THE BEES: UNABRIDGED explores the unique -- yet interwoven -- life circumstances of eight women & trans people forced to confront their own sexuality, realizing that sexuality itself is not simple or clear-cut.  Through dialogue, movement, song, humor, and multimedia, the performance examines such themes as partner communication, sexual identity, the de-sexualization of aging women, today's "hook-up" culture, and sexual health. (more...)

New Perspectives Theatre Stages SHE CALLS ME FIREFLY, Now thru 5/3New Perspectives Theatre Stages SHE CALLS ME FIREFLY, Now thru 5/3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2015

New Perspectives Theatre Company and VH Theatrical Development Foundation are delighted to announce a new collaboration on a limited-run production of She Calls Me Firefly by Teresa Lotz, opening tonight, April 15, 2015 and running through May 3, 2015 with a varied performance schedule. The production takes advantage of the New Perspectives Studio storefront at 458 West 37th Street to bring the phrase 'drinks and a show' to a whole new level. (more...)

New Perspectives Theatre Company Presents SHE CALLS ME FIREFLY, 4/15-26New Perspectives Theatre Company Presents SHE CALLS ME FIREFLY, 4/15-26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2015

New Perspectives Theatre Company and VH Theatrical Development Foundation are delighted to announce a new collaboration on a limited-run production of She Calls Me Firefly by Teresa Lotz, opening April 15, 2015 and running through April 26th with a varied performance schedule. (more...)

New Perspectives Theatre to Stage SHE CALLS ME FIREFLY, 4/15-5/3New Perspectives Theatre to Stage SHE CALLS ME FIREFLY, 4/15-5/3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2015

New Perspectives Theatre Company and VH Theatrical Development Foundation are delighted to announce a new collaboration on a limited-run production of She Calls Me Firefly by Teresa Lotz, opening April 15, 2015 and running through May 3, 2015 with a varied performance schedule. The production takes advantage of the New Perspectives Studio storefront at 458 West 37th Street to bring the phrase 'drinks and a show' to a whole new level. (more...)

New Perspectives Theatre Company Presents SHE CALLS ME FIREFLY, 4/15-26New Perspectives Theatre Company Presents SHE CALLS ME FIREFLY, 4/15-26
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2015

New Perspectives Theatre Company and VH Theatrical Development Foundation are delighted to announce a new collaboration on a limited-run production of She Calls Me Firefly by Teresa Lotz, opening April 15, 2015 and running through April 26th with a varied performance schedule. (more...)

THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN to be Presented at APAP Next MonthTHE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN to be Presented at APAP Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2014

After an acclaimed Off-Broadway engagement, THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN, a new play by best-selling author Laura Pedersen, directed by Ludovica Villar-Hauser, will soon be presented in regional productions, and will start the new year with two presentations at the Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) on Saturday, January 10, 2015 at the Hilton NY Midtown (1335 Avenue of the Americas) in the Regents Parlor (scheduled for 4:40 PM and 11:25 PM). Regional productions will be announced in the new year. More information and updates can be found atwww.TheBrightnessofHeaven.com. (more...)

THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN Begins Previews Tonight Off-BroadwayTHE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN Begins Previews Tonight Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2014

VH Theatrical Development Foundation proudly announces the Off-Broadway premiere of THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN, a new play by acclaimed author Laura Pedersen, directed by Ludovica Villar-Hauser. THE BRIGHTNESS OF HEAVEN will be performed tonight, October 16th through Sunday, December 14th at the Cherry Lane Studio Theatre (38 Commerce Street, Manhattan). The Press Opening is Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 3PM. (more...)

League of Professional Theatre Women to Host President's Day Networking Event, 2/17League of Professional Theatre Women to Host President's Day Networking Event, 2/17
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2014

The League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW) is pleased to present Quarterly Networking Mondays, Presidents Day: Celebrating LPTW Presidents and Founders--The Ultimate Give and Get on Monday, February 17, 2014 at 6:00 pm at the TheaterLab, 357 West 36th Street, 3rd Floor. This historic event is an opportunity to network with like-minded colleagues and to learn from the seasoned theatre professionals who founded and served as President of LPTW. Tickets are FREE for members, $15 for non-members, available at http://LPTWNetworkingPresidentsDay.bpt.me or by calling: 1-800-838-3006 www.BrownPaperTickets.com (more...)

FINAL ANALYSIS to Host Talk Back with John Munder Ross, 9/25FINAL ANALYSIS to Host Talk Back with John Munder Ross, 9/25
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2013

Final Analysis the new play by playwright Otho Eskin, currently at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre, at The Pershing Square Signature Center, will welcome guest moderator, John Munder Ross on Wednesday, September 25 for a special 'talk back' focused on better understanding the man known as, 'the father of modern psychology' on the occasion of the 94th year of his death. (more...)

On Her Shoulders to Present TASTE OF HONEY Staged Reading, 9/16On Her Shoulders to Present TASTE OF HONEY Staged Reading, 9/16
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2013

On Her Shoulders is pleased to present a staged reading of Taste of Honey by Shelagh Delaney on Sept. 16, directed by Ludovica Villar-Hauser. The Play in Context, a special component contextualizing the script in its time and place, is presented by Elizabeth Whitney in pre- and post-performance discussions.. Doors open at 6:30pm for a 6:45pm curtain; tickets are free to the public. The performance is at the New School for Drama, Wollman Hall, 66 West 12th Street. R.S.V.P to OnHerShouldersReservations@gmail.com (more...)

FINAL ANALYSIS and BREAKFAST WITH MUGABE Begin Tonight at Signature CenterFINAL ANALYSIS and BREAKFAST WITH MUGABE Begin Tonight at Signature Center
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2013

Final Analysis and Breakfast with Mugabe will open in repertory at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center in August and will have a limited run engagement through the first week of October. Producers of Final Analysis and Breakfast With Mugabe are utilizing the innovative crowd-funding platform, Kickstarter, to help defray production expenses. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Ezra Barnes, Master of ChallengesBWW Interviews: Ezra Barnes, Master of Challenges
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - Jul 22, 2013

If it's Friday, I must be.... (more...)

FINAL ANALYSIS and BREAKFAST WITH MUGABE Launch Kickstarter Campaigns; to Begin at Signature Center, 8/7FINAL ANALYSIS and BREAKFAST WITH MUGABE Launch Kickstarter Campaigns; to Begin at Signature Center, 8/7
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2013

Final Analysis and Breakfast with Mugabe will open in repertory at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center in August and will have a limited run engagement through the first week of October. Producers of Final Analysis and Breakfast With Mugabe are utilizing the innovative crowd-funding platform, Kickstarter, to help defray production expenses. (more...)

Midtown International Theatre Festival Announces 2012 Award Winners - A TASTE OF CHOCOLATE, FINAL ANALYSIS and More!Midtown International Theatre Festival Announces 2012 Award Winners - A TASTE OF CHOCOLATE, FINAL ANALYSIS and More!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2012

The Midtown International Theatre Festival (MITF) announces the winners of the MITF 2012 Season Awards. The Award ceremony was held on Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 7pm at The Actors Temple Theater, 339 W. 47th Street, NYC. (more...)

Midtown International Theatre Festival Hosts 13th Annual Awards Ceremony Today, 11/11Midtown International Theatre Festival Hosts 13th Annual Awards Ceremony Today, 11/11
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2012

The Midtown International Theatre Festival (MITF) presents its Thirteenth Annual Season AWARDS CEREMONY tonight, November 11, 2012 at 7pm at The Actors Temple Theater, 339 W. 47th Street, NYC. (more...)

Midtown International Theatre Festival Reschedules 13th Annual Awards Ceremony for Nov 11Midtown International Theatre Festival Reschedules 13th Annual Awards Ceremony for Nov 11
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2012

The Midtown International Theatre Festival (MITF) presents its Thirteenth Annual Season AWARDS CEREMONY on Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 7pm at The Actors Temple Theater, 339 W. 47th Street, NYC. (more...)

 1  2