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Retro Productions Presents A Zoom Benefit Reading Of THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER Photo Retro Productions Presents A Zoom Benefit Reading Of THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 5, 2021

Retro Productions will present a live benefit reading of The Man Who Came to Dinner by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman on Friday, February 26th at 7pm EST. Proceeds from the 'pay-what-you-will' fundraiser will help fund future Retro productions. The reading is directed by Sara Thigpen and will be presented over Zoom.

Photo Flash: Inside The 2019 New York Innovative Theatre Awards Photo Photo Flash: Inside The 2019 New York Innovative Theatre Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 3, 2019

On Monday, September 16, 2019, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation announced the 2019 recipients at the annual Off-Off-Broadway IT Awards. For the past 15 years, the It Awards have celebrated the vibrant and creative indie theatre community under the dedicated leadership of Executive Directors Shay Gines and Nick Micozzi who are stepping down and at the ceremony introduced new leadership for the organization: Cat Parker, Artistic Director of Articulate Theatre Company; Ariel Estrada, Producing Artistic Director of Leviathan Lab Projects; and Jazmyn Arroyo, Co-Founding Artistic Director of Step 1 Theatre Project will join Akia Squiteri, Artistic Director of Rising Sun Performance Company as Directors of the organization.

SPRING AWAKENING, SHINKA & More Win Off-Off-Broadway IT Awards Photo SPRING AWAKENING, SHINKA & More Win Off-Off-Broadway IT Awards
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 16, 2019

On Monday, September 16, 2019, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation announced the 2019 recipients at the annual Off-Off-Broadway IT Awards. For the past 15 years, the It Awards have celebrated the vibrant and creative indie theatre community under the dedicated leadership of Executive Directors Shay Gines and Nick Micozzi who are stepping down and at the ceremony introduced new leadership for the organization: Cat Parker, Artistic Director of Articulate Theatre Company; Ariel Estrada, Producing Artistic Director of Leviathan Lab Projects; and Jazmyn Arroyo, Co-Founding Artistic Director of Step 1 Theatre Project will join Akia Squiteri, Artistic Director of Rising Sun Performance Company as Directors of the organization.

The Commercial Theater Institute Announces 2019-2020 Season Photo The Commercial Theater Institute Announces 2019-2020 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 12, 2019

Tom Viertel, Executive Director of the Commercial Theater Institute (CTI), has announced the 2019 - 2020 season which will include a 14-week in-depth program that explores producing; a three-day intensive introduction to producing; and workshops on specialized topics. CTI is the theater industry's leading training and professional development program and features over 100 of the most distinguished industry professionals as lecturers and panelists including many Tony Award- winning producers.

The New York Innovative Theatre Awards Celebrates 15 Years & The 2019 Award Nominees Photo The New York Innovative Theatre Awards Celebrates 15 Years & The 2019 Award Nominees
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 30, 2019

On Monday, July 29, 2019, The New York Innovative Theatre Awards, announced the 2019 nominees for the annual Off-Off-Broadway awards. The It Awards have celebrated the vibrant and creative theatre community for the past 15 years.  The official announcement took place at (Le) Poisson Rouge by six celebrated artists and producers from the community including: Jazmyn Arroyo, Jennifer Betite Yen, Iyvon Edebiri, Chris Ignacio, Ashley Rogers, and Erez Ziv.

Photo Flash: First Look at Retro Productions' MARY, MARY Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Retro Productions' MARY, MARY
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2019

Retro Productions critically acclaimed revival of Jean Kerr's Mary, Mary, enters its final weekend of performances at the Gene Frankel Theatre. Shay Gines who previously directed Retro's revival of And Mrs. Reardon Drinks A Little, directs.

Photo Flash: First Look at Retro Productions Revival Of MARY, MARY Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Retro Productions Revival Of MARY, MARY
by Stephi Wild - Apr 13, 2019

Award-winning Retro Productions kicks off its 2019 season with one of the longest running Broadway comedies of the 1960's, Mary, Mary written by Jean Kerr. The witty revival runs May 3 - 18 at the Gene Frankel Theatre in SoHo. Shay Gines who previously directed Retro's revival of And Mrs. Reardon Drinks A Little, directs. Opening night is slated for Friday, May 3.

Retro Productions To Present A Revival Of The 1960's Rom-Com MARY, MARY Photo Retro Productions To Present A Revival Of The 1960's Rom-Com MARY, MARY
by Julie Musbach - Mar 8, 2019

Award-winning Retro Productions kicks off its 2019 season with one of the longest running Broadway comedies of the 1960's, Mary, Mary written by Jean Kerr. The witty revival runs May 3 - 18 at the Gene Frankel Theatre in SoHo. Shay Gines who previously directed Retro's revival of And Mrs. Reardon Drinks A Little, directs.

New York Theatre Podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket, Presents A New Vodcast Version Photo New York Theatre Podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket, Presents A New Vodcast Version
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2018

The popular theatre podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket, premiered their new Vodcast version earlier this month. Each episode showcases a variety of theatre artists from Broadway to Off-Off Broadway as well as National and International theatre artists. The Vodcast is hosted by New York based playwright/creator Sean Chandler and co-hosted by actor/producer David Leeper.

Podcast: 'Your Program is Your Ticket' Welcomes Dorothy Lyman and Abigail Hawk Photo Podcast: 'Your Program is Your Ticket' Welcomes Dorothy Lyman and Abigail Hawk
by Your Program is Your Ticket - Oct 2, 2018

Award-winning playwright Sean Chandler, recently interviewed two-time Emmy Award-Winning Actress, Dorothy Lyman, and Blue Bloods Series Regular, Abigail Hawk for the popular theatre podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket. The podcast discussion revolves around Lyman's new play, In the Bleak Midwinter, the inspiration for the play, play development and collaboration.

Podcast: 'Your Program is Your Ticket' Releases Three Episodes Discussing New York Mu Photo Podcast: 'Your Program is Your Ticket' Releases Three Episodes Discussing New York Musical Theatre Festival, Anthropologists Theatre Company, Barry Levey's HOAXOCAUST
by Your Program is Your Ticket - Sep 17, 2018

Award-winning playwright Sean Chandler, recently released three new interviews for his popular theatre podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket. The interviews feature the cast and creative team of the hit - multi award winning NYMF musical, Interstate, the creative team behind Anthropologists Theatre Company's critically acclaimed production of Artemisia Intent, and playwright/actor Barry Levey on his new play Hoaxocaust.

The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation Announces Off-Off-Broadway Nominees Photo The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation Announces Off-Off-Broadway Nominees
by Stephi Wild - Jul 24, 2018

On Monday, July 23, 2018, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 14 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, announced the 2018 nominees at its annual event, The IT Party. Celebrating fourteen years and thousands of nominees at le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleeker Street.

Powerful Team Assembled For Playwrights For A Cause 2018  Photo Powerful Team Assembled For Playwrights For A Cause 2018 
by Stephi Wild - Jul 21, 2018

PLANET CONNECTIONS' PLAYWRIGHTS FOR A CAUSE: This year, this event, designed to address a powerful social and topical issue facing our society today through engaging stage works, will explore the distinctions between gender and sexuality. The event will benefit THE ALI FORNEY CENTER.

Podcast: 'Your Program is Your Ticket' Hosts a Seven-Women Panel of Theatre Professio Photo Podcast: 'Your Program is Your Ticket' Hosts a Seven-Women Panel of Theatre Professionals to Discuss #MeToo Movement in the Theatre
by Your Program is Your Ticket - Jul 2, 2018

Host and creator, Sean Chandler, interviewed a seven-woman panel of theatre professionals for his popular theatre podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket. The interview focuses on the #MeToo movement and how it affects the world of theatre.

Theater Resources Unlimited Announces June Panel Photo Theater Resources Unlimited Announces June Panel
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2018

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) facilitates a conversation about the purpose of awards in theatre today, June 28, 2018: Winning Ways: The True Meaning of Theater Awards at 7:30pm (doors open for networking at 7pm) at The Playroom Theatre, 151 W. 46th Street, 8th fl., NYC. For more details, visit https://truonline.org/events/winning-ways/. Free for TRU members; $12.50 for non-members in advance ($15 at door), free for TRU. Please use the bright red reservation box at https://truonline.org/events/winning-ways/, or call at least a day in advance (or much sooner) for reservations: 212-714-7628; or e-mail TRUStaff1@gmail.com.

Theater Resources Unlimited Announces June Panel Photo Theater Resources Unlimited Announces June Panel
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 26, 2018

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) facilitates a conversation about the purpose of awards in theatre on Thursday, June 28, 2018: Winning Ways: The True Meaning of Theater Awards at 7:30pm (doors open for networking at 7pm) at The Playroom Theatre, 151 W. 46th Street, 8th fl., NYC. For more details, visit https://truonline.org/events/winning-ways/. Free for TRU members; $12.50 for non-members in advance ($15 at door), free for TRU. Please use the bright red reservation box at https://truonline.org/events/winning-ways/, or call at least a day in advance (or much sooner) for reservations: 212-714-7628; or e-mail TRUStaff1@gmail.com.

Theater Resources Unlimited Announces June Panel - Winning Ways: The True Meaning Of  Photo Theater Resources Unlimited Announces June Panel - Winning Ways: The True Meaning Of Theater Awards
by Stephi Wild - Jun 26, 2018

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) facilitates a conversation about the purpose of awards in theatre on Thursday, June 28, 2018: Winning Ways: The True Meaning of Theater Awards at 7:30pm (doors open for networking at 7pm) at The Playroom Theatre, 151 W. 46th Street, 8th fl., NYC. For more details, visit https://truonline.org/events/winning-ways/. Free for TRU members; $12.50 for non-members in advance ($15 at door), free for TRU. Please use the bright red reservation box at https://truonline.org/events/winning-ways/, or call at least a day in advance (or much sooner) for reservations: 212-714-7628; or e-mail TRUStaff1@gmail.com.

Photo Flash: YOUR PROGRAM IS YOUR TICKET Visits Chargin Falls, Ohio Photo Photo Flash: YOUR PROGRAM IS YOUR TICKET Visits Chargin Falls, Ohio
by A.A. Cristi - May 7, 2018

New York City based theatre podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket, was recently in Chargin Falls, Ohio for the benefit performance of Broadway Comes to Chargin! The star-studded gala paid tribute to community theatres with proceeds from the benefit going towards The Chargin Valley Little Theatre (CVLT).

Your Program Is Your Ticket Interviews Frigid NY Artists Photo Your Program Is Your Ticket Interviews Frigid NY Artists
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 2, 2018

New York City based theatre podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket, presents a special series of theatre interviews with artists from the 2018 Frigid Festival in New York. Award-winning playwright and podcast creator, Sean Chandler, hosts the interviews which include playwrights, directors, and actors, and features local, national, and Canadian artists. Episodes 51, 52 and 53 were just released and they feature artists from a wide range of Frigid shows including The Magicians Assistant, Artemisia's Intent, and mOTHER, a play, among others.

Your Program Is Your Ticket Presents A Special Series Featuring 2018 Frigid Festival  Photo Your Program Is Your Ticket Presents A Special Series Featuring 2018 Frigid Festival Artists
by Stephi Wild - Feb 25, 2018

New York City based theatre podcast, Your Program Is Your Ticket, presents a special series of theatre interviews with artists from the 2018 Frigid Festival in New York. Award-winning playwright and podcast creator, Sean Chandler, hosts the interviews which include playwrights, directors, and actors, and features local, national, and Canadian artists.

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