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Bio:
PAUL WHELIHAN is an actor, director, playwright, arts administrator, teaching artist and producer whose involvement in professional theatre is an ongoing mission spanning three decades. While he was still an undergraduate at Montclair State University, he and several colleagues formed the Ironbound ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
PAUL WHELIHAN is an actor, director, playwright, arts administrator, teaching artist and producer whose involvement in professional theatre is an ongoing mission spanning three decades. While he was still an undergraduate at Montclair State University, he and several colleagues formed the Ironbound ... (read complete bio)
Pushcart Players Artistic Director to Perform ART in Zoom Reading Photo Pushcart Players Artistic Director to Perform ART in Zoom Reading
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 27, 2021

Pushcart Players artistic director Paul Whelihan will perform in Zoom readings of “ART,” a play by Yasmine Reza on Thursday May 6 and Friday May 7 at 7:30 pm.

New Jersey State Bar Foundation Funds Pushcart Players Remote Learning Photo New Jersey State Bar Foundation Funds Pushcart Players Remote Learning
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 9, 2020

Pushcart Players, New Jersey's award winning educational theater for young and family audiences has received a generous investment from The New Jersey State Bar Foundation (NJSBF) with a grant to underwrite distance learning in New Jersey schools. The initiative makes video footage and lesson plans connected to “A MORE PERFECT UNION,” the popular musical in the theater company's 47th season, available to educators, students, and families throughout the nation.

Pushcart Players And NJ State Bar Foundation Provide Free Distance Learning Photo Pushcart Players And NJ State Bar Foundation Provide Free Distance Learning
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 28, 2020

Pushcart Players, New Jersey's award winning educational theater for young and family audiences has received a generous investment from The New Jersey State Bar Foundation (NJSBF) with a grant to support distance learning.

Hudson Theatre Works' Artistic Director Frank Licato Will Perform in TWELVE ANGRY MEN Photo Hudson Theatre Works' Artistic Director Frank Licato Will Perform in TWELVE ANGRY MEN at The Hackensack Performing Arts Center
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2019

Hudson Theatre Works' Artistic Director Frank Licato will perform in the classic drama, a?oeTwelve Angry Mena?? with The Company Theatre Group, Hackensack. The play runs at The Hackensack Performing Arts Center from Friday, November 8 through Sunday November 17.

Pushcart Players Artistic Director Performs in TWELVE ANGRY MEN Photo Pushcart Players Artistic Director Performs in TWELVE ANGRY MEN
by Julie Musbach - Oct 29, 2019

Pushcart Players Artistic Director, Paul Whelihan will be performing in the classic drama, TWELVE ANGRY MEN with The Company Theatre Group, Hackensack NJ. The play runs at The Hackensack Performing Arts Center from Friday, November 8 through Sunday November 17, 2019.

NJ State Bar Foundation Funds Pushcart Players' A MORE PERFECT UNION Photo NJ State Bar Foundation Funds Pushcart Players' A MORE PERFECT UNION
by Julie Musbach - Oct 3, 2019

Pushcart Players, New Jersey's award winning touring educational theater for families has received a generous grant from The New Jersey State Bar Foundation to fund the latest musical in the repertoire, a?oeA More Perfect Union.a?? The Foundation's investment will make free and reduced rate performances available to New Jersey schools through Pushcart's outreach initiatives.

Pushcart Players Celebrates 45th Anniversary Honoring Larry Hochman Photo Pushcart Players Celebrates 45th Anniversary Honoring Larry Hochman
by Julie Musbach - Oct 1, 2019

Pushcart Players, the Garden State's premier touring educational theater for families commemorates its 45th year of bringing something special to every young audience with a celebration at The Crosby, Montclair on Sunday, October 13, 2019.

Pushcart Players to Perform at National Theatre DC Photo Pushcart Players to Perform at National Theatre DC
by Julie Musbach - Aug 5, 2019

The National Theatre in Washington, DC presents Pushcart Players in a?oeStone Soup and other Storiesa?? on Saturday, August 17 at 10:00 am. Pushcart is the Emmy-nominated educational theater for families, now in its 45th year of bringing something special to every young audience.

Photo Flash: A Look At TALK TO ME, A New Play About Aphasia Photo Photo Flash: A Look At TALK TO ME, A New Play About Aphasia
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 3, 2019

Talk to Me, a new play about aphasia written by Megan Bussiere and directed by Nikki DiLoreto, had its New York debut on June 28th 2019 at Theaterlab, located at 357 W 36th Street, 3rd floor, New York, NY. Due to popular demand, TLab Shares, along with investors Tessa Faye of Tessa Faye Talent, ML Josepher, and Jon Hoche, extended their sold-out limited run by one performance last weekend.

Pushcart Artistic Director To Perform In Play About Aphasia Photo Pushcart Artistic Director To Perform In Play About Aphasia
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 19, 2019

Pushcart Players Artistic Director, Paul Whelihan will be performing in the play about aphasia, "Talk To Me'" by Megan Bussiere. Performances of this Actors' Equity showcase are Friday, June 28th  through Sunday, June 30th 2019 at TheaterLab, located at 357 West 36th Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY (www.theaterlabnyc.com).

Pushcart Artistic Director Performs at TheaterLab Photo Pushcart Artistic Director Performs at TheaterLab
by Julie Musbach - Jun 19, 2019

Pushcart Players Artistic Director, Paul Whelihan will be performing in the play about aphasia, "Talk To Me'" by Megan Bussiere. Performances of this Actors' Equity showcase are Friday, June 28th through Sunday, June 30th 2019 at TheaterLab, located at 357 West 36th Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY (www.theaterlabnyc.com).

Pushcart Players Receives Generous Grant from PNC Charitable Trusts / Lillian P. Sche Photo Pushcart Players Receives Generous Grant from PNC Charitable Trusts / Lillian P. Schenck Trust Fund
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 10, 2019

Pushcart Players, New Jersey's Emmy nominated and award-winning touring theater for young audiences, has received a generous grant from PNC Charitable Trusts / Lillian P. Schenck Trust Fund. In a grant ceremony early last month, the Fund made an investment to support theater education programs in underserved Northern New Jersey schools.

Pushcart Players Awarded Lillian P. Schenck Trust Fund Grant Photo Pushcart Players Awarded Lillian P. Schenck Trust Fund Grant
by Julie Musbach - Jun 10, 2019

Pushcart Players, New Jersey's Emmy nominated and award-winning touring theater for young audiences, has received a generous grant from PNC Charitable Trusts / Lillian P. Schenck Trust Fund. In a grant ceremony early last month, the Fund made an investment to support theater education programs in underserved Northern New Jersey schools.

New Play About Aphasia TALK TO ME Debuts In New York Photo New Play About Aphasia TALK TO ME Debuts In New York
by Julie Musbach - Jun 3, 2019

Broadway Associate Director Nikki DiLoreto (Tony nominated Kiss Me, Kate, David Henry Hwang's Soft Power) leads a talented cast in the New York debut of Talk to Me, a new play about aphasia written by and starring Megan Bussiere.

Paper Mill Playhouse Hosts The Pushcart Players Photo Paper Mill Playhouse Hosts The Pushcart Players
by Julie Musbach - Feb 8, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents Pushcart Players in "Stone Soup and other Stories" on Wednesday, February 27th at 10:00am. Pushcart is the Emmy-nominated educational theater for families, now in its 45th year of bringing something special to every young audience.

Pushcart Players Present A CINDERELLA TALE…HAPPILY EVER AFTER at Tribeca PAC Photo Pushcart Players Present A CINDERELLA TALE…HAPPILY EVER AFTER at Tribeca PAC
by Julie Musbach - Oct 29, 2018

Pushcart Players presents "A Cinderella Tale…happily ever after" at Tribeca Performing Arts Center, NYC on Friday and Saturday, November 2nd and 3rd. Twice nominated for an Emmy, Pushcart Players is the recipient of numerous state and private awards for excellence and innovation, and has traveled nearly three million miles nationally and abroad -- from the little red schoolhouse to White House - stirring up serious fun since 1974.

Pushcart Players Presents CINDERELLA At Tribeca PAC Photo Pushcart Players Presents CINDERELLA At Tribeca PAC
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 26, 2018

Pushcart Players presents "A Cinderella Tale…happily ever after" at Tribeca Performing Arts Center, NYC on Friday and Saturday, November 2nd and 3rd.  Twice nominated for an Emmy©, Pushcart Players is the recipient of numerous state and private awards for excellence and innovation, and has traveled nearly three million miles nationally and abroad -- from the little red schoolhouse to White House - stirring up serious fun since 1974.

Pushcart Players Launches New Season Photo Pushcart Players Launches New Season
by Julie Musbach - Oct 9, 2018

Pushcart Players announces the 45th Season of touring theater for young audiences, bringing performances to schools, theaters, production venues, and community centers throughout the United States. In Pushcart's 5th decade of stirring up serious fun, the repertoire is an exceptional mix of musical productions exploring American history, self-discovery, classical music, teaching tolerance, and holiday celebrations.

Whitehill Foundation Grant Supports Pushcart's “LIFT EVERY VOICE.” Photo Whitehill Foundation Grant Supports Pushcart's “LIFT EVERY VOICE.”
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 29, 2018

Pushcart Players, New Jersey's Emmy nominated and award-winning touring theater for young audiences, has received a generous grant from The Whitehill Foundation (Montclair) to support the development and performance of "Lift Every Voice: The Hope and Promise of America's Civil Rights Movement."

Premiere Stages Presents PUSHCART PLAYERS Photo Premiere Stages Presents PUSHCART PLAYERS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2018

Pushcart Players, New Jersey's renowned touring theater for young audiences presents "Ellis Island: Gateway to America" at Premiere Stages at Kean University on Today, July 11, 2018 at 10:30 am.

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