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Bio:
Broadway: Be More Chill (Lyceum Theater). Off-Broadway: Be More Chill (Signature and Two River Theaters), The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical (Theaterworks USA/National Tour), Buyer & Cellar (Rattlestick and Barrow Street Theaters/National Tour/London’s Menier Chocolate Factory), The ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Be More Chill (Lyceum Theater). Off-Broadway: Be More Chill (Signature and Two River Theaters), The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical (Theaterworks USA/National Tour), Buyer & Cellar (Rattlestick and Barrow Street Theaters/National Tour/London’s Menier Chocolate Factory), The ... (read complete bio)
f***plays: Somewhat Flaccid.
by Duncan Pflaster - Apr 2, 2007

A series of 8 new plays about sex is less naughty than it thinks it is.

Show Line-Up and Casting Announced for F-Plays
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2007

The Ohio Theatre has announced the final lineup of plays and actors for fuckplays, eight plays exploring humanity's basic instinct, carnal desires, and most private thoughts.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 3/11/2007
by Eugene Lovendusky - Mar 11, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 3/11/2007.

f-plays Festival Explores Carnality, March 28-April 27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2007

The 'f**kplays,' billed as 'a voyeuristic journey through eight playwrights' most private places and a sincere examination of our most basic carnal desires,' will premiere at the Ohio Theatre (66 Wooster St. btwn. Spring and Broome) on Wednesday, March 28th at 8 p.m.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 3/4/2007
by Eugene Lovendusky - Mar 4, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 3/4/2007.

New Theatre Company Presents Premiere of Hotel Oracle
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2007

The Sum Of Us Theatre Company will present the World Premiere of Hotel Oracle, written by Bixby Elliot and directed by Stephen Brackett.

Josefsberg, Lysy, Etc. Set for Free 'Red Beard' Reading
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2007

Ars Nova (voted 'Best of New York' by New York Magazine), as part of the FREE Out Loud reading series, presents THE RED BEARD OF ESAU, written by Rachel Shukert and directed by Alex Timbers. THE RED BEARD OF ESAU will be read by Jeff Binder, Elliotte Crowell, Billy Eichner, Sam Forman, Van Hansis, David Josefsberg, Julie Lake, Maggie Lauren, Austin Lysy, Reginald Veneziano and Taylor Wilcox on Monday, January 29 at 7 PM at Ars Nova (511 West 54th Street). A Neanderthal woman and Cro-Magnon man embark on a passionate love affair at the very dawn of time. But fate, not to mention an assortment of mystics, priestesses, dwarfs, and beautful blonde Californian twins have other things in store for them. Things that could threaten their very existence! Can love survive? Find out in THE RED BEARD OF ESAU, the world's first genocidal romantic comedy. RACHEL SHUKERT (Writer) is a playwright and author based in New York City. Her plays include Bloody Mary (NYIT Award nominee), Sequins for Satan, The Blackstone Hotel, and Soiled Linens. Her work has been developed and produced at Ars Nova, the Williamstown Theater Festival, the Culture Project, the Ontological/Hysteric, and the EVOLVE series at Galapagos. In 2003, she was the Playwright-in-Residence at e74 productions in Amsterdam, and her work was performed extensively throughout the Netherlands. As a performer, she has appeared with Richard Foreman's Ontological/Hysteric Theater, in New York and internationally; Les Freres Courbusier, the T.E.A.M., Salt Theater, e74, and with her own company, the Bushwick Hotel, which she founded in 2002 with the director Stephen Brackett. She is a regular contributor to Nerve.com (2005 ASME finalist, 2006 'Best Writing' Webby Award) and her work will be featured in their latest print anthology. She has also contributed to Heeb Magazine, McSweeney's, Babble, Culturebot, and Critical Moment. Her upcoming collection of essays, Have You No Shame? will be published by Random House/Villard. ALEX TIMBERS (Director) Recent credits include Gutenberg! The Musical! (The Actor's Playhouse and 59E59), A Very Merry Unauthorized Children's Scientology Pageant (New York Theatre Workshop; OBIE Award- NYC and Garland Award, Best Director- LA), Hell House (St. Ann's Warehouse), underground with David Dorfman Dance (BAM Next Wave and US tour), Boozy (Culture Project- 10 Best of 2005, Daily News and Time Out), Marge (Summer Play Festival), Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson (Williamstown Theater Festival), and Heddatron (HERE). Alex is a Williamstown Directing Fellow, a Drama League Directing Fellow, and the Artistic Director of award-winning theater company Les Freres Corbusier. OUT LOUD has attracted a variety of the industry's top artists, including writers Stephen Belber, Jorge Cortinas, Daniel Goldfarb, Stephen Guirgis, Rinne Groff, Rogelio Martinez, Adam Rapp, Sarah Ruhl, Julian Sheppard, Jonathan Marc Sherman; directors Peter Askin, Jo Bonney, David Esbjornson, Moises Kaufman, Brian Kulick, James Lapine, Lisa Peterson, David Warren; and actors Jason Biggs, Kathleen Chalfant, Robert Sean Leonard, Marsha Mason, Denis O'Hare, Rosie Perez, Paul Rudd, Mercedes Reuhl, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Swoosie Kurtz, David Strathairn, Fred Weller. Ticket & Schedule Information THE RED BEARD OF ESAU will be read on Monday, January 29 at 7 PM. The Out Loud Series is FREE and open to the public. Reservations are required. Please call 212-977-1700. Ars Nova is located at 511 West 54th Street. For more information, check out www.arsnovanyc.com.

Sanders' 'Parkway' and Brunstetter's 'Arms' Run May 12-20
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2006

Eric Sanders' Oceanside Parkway and Bekah Brunstetter's Arms will run for four performances from May 12th through 20th as part of the More for Your Money '06 Festival

Studio 42 Presents WASPS
by Kristin Salaky - Jan 1, 2001

Studio 42 is proud to present Ken Urban's WASPS, directed by Stephen Brackett.

For Immed. Release -- Kathleen Chalfant and More Join the Cast of the One-Night-Only Benefit Concert of the New Musical "THE LIGHTNING THIEF" for Theatreworks USA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

New Musicals at 54 Press Release
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

A Strange Loop Press Release MTF
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

BUYER & CELLAR Adds Dallas Engagement to First National Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

Stew, Parisse, Ikeda and Others To Join SPF Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

The Summer Play Festival announces casting for the eagerly anticipated Summer Play Festival (SPF) now celebrating its fifth season in New York. Casts include Annie Golden, former lead singer for 'The Shirts' who has appeared in the movie HAIR; Marin Hinkle from CBS' TWO AND A HALF MEN; Annie Parisse from NBC's LAW & ORDER; Jenny Ikeda from MTC's acclaimed production of TOP GIRLS; and Dan Lauria from the long running series THE WONDER YEARS. Singer, songwriter and Tony Award winning Stew from the musical PASSING STRANGE will also be writing new music for one of the plays.

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