Alicia Foxworth's GHOST WRITER To Close 2019 Season Of Frank Silvera Writer's WorkshopAlicia Foxworth's GHOST WRITER To Close 2019 Season Of Frank Silvera Writer's Workshop
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2019

Alicia Foxworth's period drama Ghost Writer will bring the curtain down on the 2018 -19 season of the Frank Silvera Writer's Workshop monthly play reading series in partnership with The Billie Holiday Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Hunger Theatre's THE CRUCIBLEPhoto Flash: First Look at Hunger Theatre's THE CRUCIBLE
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2019

Hunger Theatre's production of The Crucible continues this week with three final performances on Thursday the 16th, Friday the 17th, and Saturday the 18th at 8pm. (more...)

Photo Flash: Hunger Theatre Revives Arthur Miller's THE CRUCIBLEPhoto Flash: Hunger Theatre Revives Arthur Miller's THE CRUCIBLE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2019

Hunger Theatre will honor Arthur Miller, with a new production of The Crucible. (more...)

Andrea J, Fulton's Acclaimed Play UGLY IS A HARD PILL Comes to Brooklyn In AprilAndrea J, Fulton's Acclaimed Play UGLY IS A HARD PILL Comes to Brooklyn In April
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2019

Award-winning playwright Andrea J. Fulton's acclaimed, AUDELCO award-winning play UGLY IS A HARD PILL will get performances in Brooklyn on Saturday, April 13 at 2pm and 6pm at the Camba Cultural Center (1958 Fulton Street, Brooklyn), presented by the 81st Precinct Community Council and the Anderson & Bert Cade Fulton Foundation. (more...)

Andrea J, Fulton's Acclaimed Play UGLY IS A HARD PILL Comes to Brooklyn In AprilAndrea J, Fulton's Acclaimed Play UGLY IS A HARD PILL Comes to Brooklyn In April
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2019

Award-winning playwright Andrea J. Fulton's acclaimed, AUDELCO award-winning play UGLY IS A HARD PILL will get performances in Brooklyn on Saturday, April 13 at 2pm and 6pm at the Camba Cultural Center (1958 Fulton Street, Brooklyn), presented by the 81st Precinct Community Council and the Anderson & Bert Cade Fulton Foundation. (more...)

UGLY IS A HARD PILL Announces Run in BrooklynUGLY IS A HARD PILL Announces Run in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2019

Award-winning playwright Andrea J. Fulton's acclaimed, AUDELCO award-winning play UGLY IS A HARD PILL will get performances in Brooklyn on Saturday, April 13 at 2pm and 6pm at theCamba Cultural Center (1958 Fulton Street, Brooklyn), presented by the 81st Precinct Community Council and the Anderson & Bert Cade Fulton Foundation. (more...)

Cast Announced For THE CRUCIBLECast Announced For THE CRUCIBLE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2019

Hunger Theatre, an NYC-based theatre company, self-described as 'small but relentless in our pursuit of excellent storytelling,' will honor one the 20th Century's greatest storytellers, Arthur Miller, with a new production of The Crucible. Performing at Access Theatre Gallery, 380 Broadway, 4th Floor, New York City. (more...)

Theater For The New City To Present ARENDT-HEIDEGGER: A LOVE STORYTheater For The New City To Present ARENDT-HEIDEGGER: A LOVE STORY
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2018

Martin Heidegger and Hannah Arendt were leading intellectuals of the twentieth century. In the 1920's, they had a passionate affair. In the 1930's, Heidegger became an ardent Nazi while Arendt became an ardent Zionist. Nevertheless, after the war, they still continued to correspond and to meet. Douglas Lackey dramatizes their relationship in 'Arendt-Heidegger: A Love Story,' a five-character play to be presented by Theater for the New City from September 27 to October 14. Its dialogue and action go beyond known facts, but everything in the play is consistent with them. Alexander Harrington directs. (more...)

Photo Flash: ONE DROP Brings to Life the Struggles of the Civil WarPhoto Flash: ONE DROP Brings to Life the Struggles of the Civil War
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2018

'One Drop,' a family drama with music by Andrea J. Fulton, brings to life the politics of a young mixed-race man's 'passing' for white in post-Civil War Louisiana, illustrating the risks taken by those not afraid to love despite bigotry. The piece, inspired by the playwright's actual family history, tells the story of a family torn apart by racism but ultimately reunited. It debuted in Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival in 2010. TNC will present a revival of the play, directed by Sabura Rashid, from February 1 to 18 in honor of Black History Month. (more...)

Photo Flash: Metropolitan Playhouse Opens 25th Season with END OF SUMMER Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Obie Award winning Metropolitan Playhouse revives END OF SUMMER, S.N. Behrman's 1936 comedy of opportunists in an age of unequal incomes, to be directed by prolific author/director Alexander Harrington, at The Playhouse (220 E 4th Street, New York City), running tonight, October 7, through November 6, 2016. BroadwayWorld has a look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - Metropolitan Playhouse Opens 25th Season with END OF SUMMER
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

Obie Award winning Metropolitan Playhouse revives END OF SUMMER, S.N. Behrman's 1936 comedy of opportunists in an age of unequal incomes, to be directed by prolific author/director Alexander Harrington, at the Playhouse (220 E 4th Street, New York City), running October 7 - November 6, 2016. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Iddo Netanyahu's A HAPPY END Begins Tonight at Aaron Davis Hall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2015

A HAPPY END by Israeli playwright Iddo Netanyahu is the story of a well-to-do, well-integrated Jewish couple in 1932 Berlin deciding whether to remain in Germany or to flee to America.  The production dramatizes a dilemma -- whether to leave home, family and friends for an uncertain future in a foreign land, or stay, hoping the situation will improve -- that has been shared and faced by thousands of emigres.  (more...)

A HAPPY END Plays Aaron Davis Hall, Now thru 9/19
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2015

'A Happy End' by Israeli playwright Iddo Netanyahu is the story of a well-to-do, well-integrated Jewish couple in 1932 Berlin deciding whether to remain in Germany or to flee to America. The production dramatizes a dilemma - whether to leave home, family and friends for an uncertain future in a foreign land, or stay, hoping the situation will improve - that has been shared and faced by most political emigrés. The piece will be presented as an Equity Showcase tonight, September 10, through September 19 at Aaron Davis Hall, 135th Street and Convent Avenue, by The City College Center for the Arts in partnership with the Division of Humanities and Arts. Jennifer Miranda Holmes directs. (more...)

A HAPPY END to Play Aaron Davis Hall, 9/10-19
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

'A Happy End' by Israeli playwright Iddo Netanyahu is the story of a well-to-do, well-integrated Jewish couple in 1932 Berlin deciding whether to remain in Germany or to flee to America. The production dramatizes a dilemma - whether to leave home, family and friends for an uncertain future in a foreign land, or stay, hoping the situation will improve - that has been shared and faced by most political emigres. The piece will be presented as an Equity Showcase September 10 to 19 at Aaron Davis Hall, 135th Street and Convent Avenue, by The City College Center for the Arts in partnership with the Division of Humanities and Arts. Jennifer Miranda Holmes directs. (more...)

Iddo Netanyahu's A HAPPY END to Play Aaron Davis Hall This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2015

A HAPPY END by Israeli playwright Iddo Netanyahu is the story of a well-to-do, well-integrated Jewish couple in 1932 Berlin deciding whether to remain in Germany or to flee to America.  The production dramatizes a dilemma -- whether to leave home, family and friends for an uncertain future in a foreign land, or stay, hoping the situation will improve -- that has been shared and faced by thousands of emigres.  (more...)

Trevor Bachman's COROMANDEL to Play Hot Festival at Dixon Place Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2013

The Dixon Place Lounge is open before, during, and after the show. Proceeds directly support Dixon Place's artists and mission. Dixon Place is located at 161 Chrystie Street, tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door. (more...)

Queens Players and Femme Fatale Theater to Present THE BACCHAE, 3/28-4/14
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2013

The Queens Players and Femme Fatale Theater present Euripides' timeless tragedy The Bacchae, in a production dripping with a sense of foreboding dark comedy this March 28th through April 14th at The Secret Theatre in Long Island City, Queens. Femme Fatale Theater Co-Founder Robert Ribar directs a cast lead by Peter Oliver ('Law & Order: Special Victims Unit') as the seductive god Dionysus and Michael Axelrod (The Flea's Restoration Comedy) as the doomed king Pentheus. (more...)

Queens Players and Femme Fatale Theater Present THE BACCHAE, Now thru 4/14
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2013

The Queens Players and Femme Fatale Theater present Euripides' timeless tragedy The Bacchae, in a production dripping with a sense of foreboding dark comedy tonight, March 28th through April 14th at The Secret Theatre in Long Island City, Queens. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Queens Players and Femme Fatale's THE BACCHAE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2013

The Queens Players in association with Femme Fatale Theater presents Euripides' timeless tragedy The Bacchae,in a production dripping with a sense of foreboding dark comedy and sexual menance this March 28th through April 13th at The Secret Theatre in Long Island City, Queens. Femme Fatale Theater Co-Founder Robert Ribar directs a cast lead by Peter Oliver ('Law & Order: Special Victims Unit') as the seductive god Dionysus and Michael Axelrod (The Flea's Restoration Comedy) as the doomed king Pentheus in a production that features an all-male chorus and an original ambient music score employing viola, clarinet and Gregorian chant. Meet the cast in the photos below! (more...)

The Secret Theatre Presents THE BACCHAE This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2013

The Queens Players in association with Femme Fatale Theater present Euripides' timeless tragedy The Bacchae, in a production dripping with a sense of foreboding dark comedy this March 28th through April 14th at The Secret Theatre in Long Island City, Queens. Femme Fatale Theater Co-Founder Robert Ribar directs a cast lead by Peter Oliver ('Law & Order: Special Victims Unit') as the seductive god Dionysus and Michael Axelrod (The Flea's Restoration Comedy) as the doomed king Pentheus in a production that features original music and an all-male chorus. (more...)

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