IATI Announces World Premiere of THREE ON A MATCHIATI Announces World Premiere of THREE ON A MATCH
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2018

'Three on a Match' by Rhett Martinez is an allegorical drama examining the legacy of state terrorism in Latin America. It will be the 50th Anniversary production of IATI Theater Todo Vanguardia, a performing arts organization located at 64 East 4th Street, which is devoted to contemporary, cutting-edge Latino works. The drama examines, absurdly and gravely, the terrifying plague of 'disappearances' during Argentina's 'Dirty War' of 1974-83 and similar experiences of countries across South America in ensuing decades. Written and performed in English, it will be directed by Eric Parness. (more...)

IATI Theater Presents THREE ON A MATCH as its 50th Anniversary ProductionIATI Theater Presents THREE ON A MATCH as its 50th Anniversary Production
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2018

'Three on a Match' by Rhett Martinez is an allegorical drama examining the legacy of state terrorism in Latin America. It will be the 50th Anniversary production of IATI Theater Todo Vanguardia, a performing arts organization located at 64 East 4th Street, which is devoted to contemporary, cutting-edge Latino works. The drama examines, absurdly and gravely, the terrifying plague of 'disappearances' during Argentina's 'Dirty War' of 1974-83 and similar experiences of countries across South America in ensuing decades. Written and performed in English, it will be directed by Eric Parness. (more...)

BWW Preview: IN A WORD Sets the Stage with Woman Power and Wordplay at Mildred's Umbrella Theatre CompanyBWW Preview: IN A WORD Sets the Stage with Woman Power and Wordplay at Mildred's Umbrella Theatre Company
by Audrey Morabito - Jul 13, 2017

On July 27, Mildred's Umbrella Theatre Company is set to bring a captivating new play, IN A WORD, written by Lauren Yee, to their stage. Premiered to glowing reviews in Yee's hometown of San Francisco, IN A WORD will continue to gain momentum in the Houston premiere. (more...)

BWW Interview: Next Iteration's 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series Shines a Spotlight on Diverse VoicesBWW Interview: Next Iteration's 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series Shines a Spotlight on Diverse Voices
by Natalie de la Garza - May 8, 2017

What happens two years later, when the media leaves and the milk cartons fade, for the grieving mother of a kidnapped child? What next for a 42-year-old linguist who discovers her unborn baby may never be able to speak? What dream do immigrants actually find in America? Next Iteration Theater Company explores all this and more in the 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series. (more...)

2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series Features 3 Plays in 3 Nights by 3 Award-Winning Playwrights at the MATCH.2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series Features 3 Plays in 3 Nights by 3 Award-Winning Playwrights at the MATCH.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) presents its 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series featuring three plays over three nights at the MATCH. The event begins on Thursday evening, May 11th with Lauren Yee's comedic drama, In A Word. Chinese American playwright, Yee, has recently received the Francesca Primus Prize for In A Word. The play uses grief and comedy to tell the story of Fiona on the second anniversary after her young son has disappeared. As the character tries to make sense of it all, she delves into the memories of that chaotic day and takes us with her.  (more...)

Next Iteration Theater Sets Lineup for 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading SeriesNext Iteration Theater Sets Lineup for 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) presents its 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series featuring three plays over three nights at the MATCH. (more...)

Next Iteration Theater Company Presents TURQUOISE by Deb MargolinNext Iteration Theater Company Presents TURQUOISE by Deb Margolin
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

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Next Iteration Theater Company Presents TURQUOISE by Deb MargolinNext Iteration Theater Company Presents TURQUOISE by Deb Margolin
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) presents a workshop production of Turquoise, three plays in one, by Obie Award winning playwright, Deb Margolin. With themes of memory, love, symbiosis, and mortality, this award-winning playwright has woven a story that reflects on the simultaneity of everything while capturing the hearts and minds of the audience with simplicity and hilarious, quick-volleying dialogue.  Turquoise is a theatrical hybrid of literary proportions not to be missed. (more...)

BWW Review: There's No Excuse Not to See Obsidian Theater's THE MOTHERF*#CKER WITH THE HATBWW Review: There's No Excuse Not to See Obsidian Theater's THE MOTHERF*#CKER WITH THE HAT
by Natalie de la Garza - Sep 30, 2016

There's no doubt that Obsidian Theater's THE MOTHERF*#CKER WITH THE HAT wins the award for most attention-grabbing title of the season, but does James Belcher's production live up to the promise of that title? Is it as honest and unapologetically in-your-face as that title would have you believe? Why yes, it is. (more...)

BWW Profile: Courtney Lomelo Wears Many Hats in THE MOTHERF*#KER WITH THE HATBWW Profile: Courtney Lomelo Wears Many Hats in THE MOTHERF*#KER WITH THE HAT
by Katricia Lang - Sep 23, 2016

This is the first installment of a two-part profile on actress, producer, director, and filmmaker Courtney Lomelo. (more...)

Photo Flash: Obsidian Opens Daring Comedy 'MOTHERF*#KER WITH THE HAT' on 9/15!Photo Flash: Obsidian Opens Daring Comedy 'MOTHERF*#KER WITH THE HAT' on 9/15!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2016

There has never been a funnier tragedy than The Mofo with the Hat. Some may call this a dark comedy, but the humor here is so wonderfully and naturally integrated that the laughs come freely. At its core, this play is, surprisingly, a love story. It revolves around people thrown apart by lies and abuse issues, who just happen to have the most furiously colorful use of language. It's as heart-wrenching as it is side-splitting. (more...)

Next Iteration Theater Company to Kick Off Intercultural Play Reading Series This MayNext Iteration Theater Company to Kick Off Intercultural Play Reading Series This May
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2016

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) announces its inaugural Intercultural Play Reading Series (IPRS). This May, NITC brings to Houston three plays that deal with constructing and reconstructing ourselves in an ever-changing world, in the face of tragedy, change and socio-cultural conflicts. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Houston - Week of 5/08/2016Now Playing Onstage in Houston - Week of 5/08/2016
by BWW - May 8, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/08/2016 for Houston (more...)

Next Iteration Theater Company to Kick Off Intercultural Play Reading Series This MayNext Iteration Theater Company to Kick Off Intercultural Play Reading Series This May
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2016

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) announces its inaugural Intercultural Play Reading Series (IPRS). This May, NITC brings to Houston three plays that deal with constructing and reconstructing ourselves in an ever-changing world, in the face of tragedy, change and socio-cultural conflicts. (more...)

Next Iteration Theater Company to Host First Intercultural Play Reading SeriesNext Iteration Theater Company to Host First Intercultural Play Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2016

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) announces its inaugural Intercultural Play Reading Series (IPRS). This May, NITC brings to Houston three plays that deal with constructing and reconstructing ourselves in an ever-changing world, in the face of tragedy, change and socio-cultural conflicts. (more...)

Lisa Omlie's THE BABY Comes to Houston in World-Premier Production by Next Iteration Theater CompanyLisa Omlie's THE BABY Comes to Houston in World-Premier Production by Next Iteration Theater Company
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2016

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) announces the world premier of Lisa Boss Omlie's, The Baby. A family, an election and a past, all collide in the present for this drama that hits at the very core of our most private beliefs and hopes when confronted with unthinkable tragedy. The best-laid plans can lead you to unexpected places. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Houston - Week of 3/13/2016Now Playing Onstage in Houston - Week of 3/13/2016
by BWW - Mar 13, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/13/2016 for Houston (more...)

Lisa Omlie's THE BABY Comes to Houston in World-Premier Production by Next Iteration Theater CompanyLisa Omlie's THE BABY Comes to Houston in World-Premier Production by Next Iteration Theater Company
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2016

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) announces the world premier of Lisa Boss Omlie's, The Baby. A family, an election and a past, all collide in the present for this drama that hits at the very core of our most private beliefs and hopes when confronted with unthinkable tragedy. The best-laid plans can lead you to unexpected places. (more...)

Lisa Omlie's THE BABY Comes to Houston in World-Premier Production by Next Iteration Theater CompanyLisa Omlie's THE BABY Comes to Houston in World-Premier Production by Next Iteration Theater Company
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2016

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) announces the world premier of Lisa Boss Omlie's, The Baby. A family, an election and a past, all collide in the present for this drama that hits at the very core of our most private beliefs and hopes when confronted with unthinkable tragedy. The best-laid plans can lead you to unexpected places. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Houston - Week of 3/06/2016Now Playing Onstage in Houston - Week of 3/06/2016
by BWW - Mar 6, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/06/2016 for Houston (more...)

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