Photo Coverage: Meet the Company of Brandon Cole's IMPERFECT LOVEPhoto Coverage: Meet the Company of Brandon Cole's IMPERFECT LOVE
by Linda Lenzi - Feb 5, 2018

Due to popular demand, The Left Wing, in association with John Turturro, extends the world premiere production of Brandon Cole's Imperfect Love to February 25. Directed by Michael Di Jiacomo, Imperfect Love is inspired by the tumultuous life of the great Italian actress Eleonora Duse (1858-1924) and her nine-year love affair with the poet and playwright Gabriele D'Annunzio (1863-1938). The production, which is set to open on February 4, runs at The Connelly Theater and features set and costume design by the Academy Award-winning Italian designer Gianni Quaranta (Merchant-Ivory's A Room with a View). Turturro's 1998 film, Illuminata, which was co-written by Cole and Turturro, was based on Cole's Imperfect Love. (more...)

Brandon Cole's IMPERFECT LOVE Extends at The Connelly TheaterBrandon Cole's IMPERFECT LOVE Extends at The Connelly Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2018

Due to popular demand, The Left Wing, in association with John Turturro, extends the world premiere production of Brandon Cole's Imperfect Love to February 25. Directed by Michael Di Jiacomo, Imperfect Love is inspired by the tumultuous life of the great Italian actress Eleonora Duse (1858-1924) and her nine-year love affair with the poet and playwright Gabriele D'Annunzio (1863-1938). The production, which is set to open on February 4, runs at The Connelly Theater and features set and costume design by the Academy Award-winning Italian designer Gianni Quaranta (Merchant-Ivory's A Room with a View). Turturro's 1998 film, Illuminata, which was co-written by Cole and Turturro, was based on Cole's Imperfect Love. (more...)

The Left Wing, In Association With John Turturro, Presents IMPERFECT LOVEThe Left Wing, In Association With John Turturro, Presents IMPERFECT LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2018

The Left Wing, in association with John Turturro, presents the world premiere production of Brandon Cole's Imperfect Love, a serious comedy in two acts. Directed by Michael Di Jiacomo, Imperfect Love is inspired by the tumultuous life of the great Italian actress Eleonora Duse (1858 1924) and her nine-year love affair with the poet and playwright Gabriele D'Annunzio (1863 1938). The production, which runs January 25 February 18 at The Connelly Theater, features costume and set design by the Academy Award-winning Italian designer Gianni Quaranta (Merchant-Ivory's A Room with a View, Zeffirelli's Romeo and Juliet) and is scheduled to open on February 4. Turturro's 1998 film, Illuminata, which was co-written by Cole and Turturro, was based on Cole's Imperfect Love. (more...)

The Left Wing, In Association With John Turturro, Presents Brandon Cole's IMPERFECT LOVEThe Left Wing, In Association With John Turturro, Presents Brandon Cole's IMPERFECT LOVE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

The Left Wing, in association with John Turturro, presents the world premiere production of Brandon Cole's Imperfect Love, a serious comedy in two acts. Directed by Michael Di Jiacomo, Imperfect Love is inspired by the tumultuous life of the great Italian actress Eleonora Duse (1858 1924) and her nine-year love affair with the poet and playwright Gabriele D'Annunzio (1863 1938). The production, which runs January 24 February 18, 2018, at The Connelly Theater, features costume and set design by the Academy Award-winning Italian designer Gianni Quaranta (Merchant-Ivory's A Room with a View, Zeffirelli's Romeo and Juliet) and is scheduled to open on February 4. Turturro's 1998 film, Illuminata, which was co-written by Cole and Turturro, was based on Cole's Imperfect Love. (more...)

The Collective NY Kicks Off 2nd Annual COLLECTIVE:10 Festival Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2014

The Collective NY presents the 2nd annual COLLECTIVE:10, two curated programs of new 10-minute plays. Performances begin today, October 8 at Teatro Circulo. Last year's inaugural Collective:10 performed to sold-out audiences and featured the talents of Ellen Burstyn and Elizabeth Kemp. This season's plays, selected from over 1000 blind submissions, will also be published as an anthology. (more...)

The Collective NY to Kick Off 2nd Annual COLLECTIVE:10 Festival, 10/8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

The Collective NY presents the 2nd annual COLLECTIVE:10, two curated programs of new 10-minute plays. Performances begin October 8 at Teatro Circulo. Last year's inaugural Collective:10 performed to sold-out audiences and featured the talents of Ellen Burstyn and Elizabeth Kemp. This season's plays, selected from over 1000 blind submissions, will also be published as an anthology. (more...)

Opalescent Productions' UNTYING LOVE to Feature Jed Dickson, Nancy Hess and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2012

Opalescent Productions has announced the cast for Untying Love, a new drama about the end of life and letting go by Peggy Willens to run at TADA! Theater, 15 West 28th Street, NYC from October 13 to November 4, 2012. Emma Berry directs a cast of eight, including Jed Dickson* (Off B'way: The Mask), Nancy Hess* (B'way: Phantom, Chicago, Kiss of the Spider Woman, Goodbye Girl), Rodrigo Lopresti (TV: The Quarter Life, Connected, The Black Donnelly's), Simon MacLean* (New York: The Crucible (ArcLight), Biography (Mint)), Marie Marshall* (NY: House of Mirth (Metropolitan); LA: Woman of Manhattan, Psychopathia Sexualis (Zoo)), John Mateyko (New York: Seussical), Nancy Nagrant* (New York: Naked in Encino, Family Dinner), and Kyla Schoer* (Off B'way: The Awesome 80's Prom). *Appearing Courtesy of Actors' Equity Association. AEA Approved Showcase. (more...)

InViolet Rep Presents 'Dark Night Play Series' Starting 10/15
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2008

On the dark nights of Force Majeure, InViolet Repertory Theater will present The Dark Night Play Series, a series of five play readings, over a three-night period, by up & coming playwrights. The readings will be at the Dorothy Strelsin Theatre at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex, 312 West 36th Street, 1st Floor & is FREE & open to the public! (more...)

InViolet Rep To Present 'Force Majeure' at Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex Starting 10/10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2008

InViolet Repertory Theater Company, Artistic Directors Angela Razzano & Michael Henry Harris, will present the World Premiere of Richard Etchison's Force Majeure, directed by Michelle David. (more...)

InViolet Rep Presents 'Dark Night Play Series' Starting 10/15
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2008

On the dark nights of Force Majeure, InViolet Repertory Theater will present The Dark Night Play Series, a series of five play readings, over a three-night period, by up & coming playwrights. The readings will be at the Dorothy Strelsin Theatre at the Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex, 312 West 36th Street, 1st Floor & is FREE & open to the public! (more...)

InViolet Rep To Present 'Force Majeure' at Abingdon Theatre Arts Complex Starting 10/10
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2008

InViolet Repertory Theater Company, Artistic Directors Angela Razzano & Michael Henry Harris, will present the World Premiere of Richard Etchison's Force Majeure, directed by Michelle David. (more...)

Barrett's Gay-Themed Rainy Days & Mondays Plays FringeNYC
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2006

Rainy Days & Mondays, a new play by Andrew Barrett, will be presented at DR2 Theatre (103 East 15th Street) as part of the 2006 New York International Fringe Festival from August 17th through August 25th (more...)