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Ars Nova Announces 17 New Artist Residencies and Commissions Photo Ars Nova Announces 17 New Artist Residencies and Commissions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 11, 2022

 Ars Nova has announced 17 new artists and groups selected in 2022 for residencies and commissions at Ars Nova. The Company’s dynamic slate of artist residencies and commissions supports outside-the-box thinking and encourages innovative, genre-bending work.

The Civilians Announces Eleventh Annual R&D Group Photo The Civilians Announces Eleventh Annual R&D Group
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 4, 2021

The Civilians is presenting the newest members of The R&D Group, marking the Group’s 11th season. The R&D Group is comprised of playwrights, composers, and directors who work together as a writing group for nine months to develop new plays and musicals.

New York Stage and Film Announces Founders' Award and Pfaelzer Award Recipients Photo New York Stage and Film Announces Founders' Award and Pfaelzer Award Recipients
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2021

New York Stage and Film announced today that jeremy o’brian is the recipient of the 2021 Founders’ Award. New York Stage and Film has also announced that Elisa Bocanegra has been named the 2021 recipient of the Pfaelzer Award.

BREADCRUMBS Opens at At R-S Theatrics on October 8 Photo BREADCRUMBS Opens at At R-S Theatrics on October 8
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 1, 2021

R-S Theatrics has announced their return to live theatre with the St. Louis premiere of Breadcrumbs by Jennifer Haley, running October 8-24, 2021, at The .ZACK.

Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Phylicia Rashad, and More Set For LIVE AT THE LORTEL Photo Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Phylicia Rashad, and More Set For LIVE AT THE LORTEL
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2021

This upcoming season, Live at The Lortel looks at the intersection between art and activism. We honor the work of theater artists who boldly use their public platform for philanthropy, to advance the state of theater, and to support the issues that they are passionate about. We look to explore how an artist's passion for activism and philanthropy influences their artistry on the stage.

Whitney White, Charlie Thurston, Phoenix Best and More to Star in MACBETH IN STRIDE W Photo Whitney White, Charlie Thurston, Phoenix Best and More to Star in MACBETH IN STRIDE World Premiere at A.R.T.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2021

American Repertory Theater at Harvard University announced today the creative team and cast for Macbeth In Stride. Created by Obie Award winner Whitney White and directed by Tyler Dobrowsky and Taibi Magar, Macbeth In Stride begins performances at the Loeb Drama Center on Saturday, October 23 and officially opens on Thursday, October 29, 2021. 

19th Annual Black And Latino Playwrights Celebration To Host Tribute To José Rivera Photo 19th Annual Black And Latino Playwrights Celebration To Host Tribute To José Rivera
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2021

Playwright José Rivera will be the subject of a career tribute during the 19th annual Black and Latino Playwrights Celebration, Aug. 30-Sept. 5 at Texas State University.

George Street Playhouse Announces 2021-2022 In Person Season Photo George Street Playhouse Announces 2021-2022 In Person Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 10, 2021

New Jersey's George Street Playhouse will return to in-person performances this fall with a newly announced full season line-up.

Playwrights Horizons Announces Full Lineup and Dates for 2021-22 Season Photo Playwrights Horizons Announces Full Lineup and Dates for 2021-22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2021

Playwrights Horizons today announced its 2021-22 season. The influential Off-Broadway institution returns to in-person performance after 18 months in which, under new artistic leadership, it has marked its 50th anniversary and reflected deeply on the role the theater should play in the life of its city, its country, and the world.

R-S Theatrics Announces Return To Live Theatre With Jennifer Haley's BREADCRUMBS Photo R-S Theatrics Announces Return To Live Theatre With Jennifer Haley's BREADCRUMBS
by Stephi Wild - Jul 12, 2021

In Breadcrumbs, a reclusive fiction writer diagnosed with dementia must depend upon a troubled young caretaker to complete her autobiography.  In a symbiotic battle of wills, they delve into the dark woods of the past, unearthing a tragedy that shatters their notions of language, loneliness, and essential self. 

Cast Announced for 11th ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL Presented by Red Bull Theater Photo Cast Announced for 11th ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL Presented by Red Bull Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 8, 2021

Red Bull Theater today announced the selections for¬†The 2021 Short New Play Festival,¬†their eleventh annual festival of 10-minute plays of heightened language and classic themes, featuring a¬†World Premiere from¬†JoseŐĀ Rivera,¬†alongside six brand new plays that have been selected from hundreds of open submissions from playwrights across the country.

Victory Gardens Announces New Playwrights Ensemble Members Photo Victory Gardens Announces New Playwrights Ensemble Members
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 26, 2021

Victory Gardens Theater will welcome Marisa Carr, Keelay Gipson, Isaac Gómez and Stacey Rose as the new members of the Victory Gardens Playwrights Ensemble. The Ensemble will be members for a three-year term, through 2024.

Red Bull Theater Announces Selections for 11th ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL Photo Red Bull Theater Announces Selections for 11th ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2021

Red Bull Theater today announced the selections for The 2021 Short New Play Festival, their eleventh annual festival of 10-minute plays of heightened language and classic themes, featuring six brand new plays that have been selected from hundreds of open submissions from playwrights across the country, and more.

BWW Interview: Sandra Tsing Loh THE BITCH IS BACK - This Time With Special Guests Photo BWW Interview: Sandra Tsing Loh THE BITCH IS BACK - This Time With Special Guests
by Gil Kaan - Jun 16, 2021

Sandra Tsing Loh streams her 2015 comedic hit THE BITCH IS BACK for The Broad Stage, beginning June 23, 2021. This streaming performance of THE BITCH IS BACK recorded live will be complemented with added live talkbacks featuring special guests Marlo Thomas, Caroline Aaron, Marilu Henner, Melanie Mayron and JoBeth Williams. The ever-industrious Sandra made some time between frequent COVID-safe book-signing/lawn parties to answer a few of my queries.

Dramatists Guild Announces 2021 Horton Foote Award Recipients Photo Dramatists Guild Announces 2021 Horton Foote Award Recipients
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 4, 2021

The Dramatists Guild of America has announced they will present the 2021 Horton Foote Playwriting¬†Award to five amazing playwrights ‚ÄstCarla Ching, Kia Corthron, Aleshea Harris, Donja R. Love, and Mfoniso Udofia¬†- at the Dramatists Guild‚Äôs awards presentations later this summer.¬†

Theatreworks Silicon Valley to Stream New Works Festival Online Photo Theatreworks Silicon Valley to Stream New Works Festival Online
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 25, 2021

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley will stream an advance look at tomorrow's hits in New Works Festival Online.

Red Bull Theater Announces Open Submissions for SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL 2021: RESTORA Photo Red Bull Theater Announces Open Submissions for SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL 2021: RESTORATION
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 28, 2021

Red Bull Theater today announced that submissions will begin¬†for their 11th annual festival of 10-minute plays of heightened language and classic themes. Six brand new plays, inspired by this year‚Äôs theme: ‚ÄúRestoration,‚ÄĚ will be selected through an open submission process to premiere alongside commissions from¬†C. A. Johnson¬†and¬†Jos√© Rivera.

A.R.T. Announces 'Behind the Scenes' Conversations with Artists Making Work at A.R.T. Photo A.R.T. Announces 'Behind the Scenes' Conversations with Artists Making Work at A.R.T.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2020

American Repertory Theater has announced today details about the first three events in the theater's new Behind the Scenes series with the writers, directors, composers, and choreographers who are making work at the A.R.T.

Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment Debuts OFF BROADWAY IN THE BOROS: POP-UPS Photo Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment Debuts OFF BROADWAY IN THE BOROS: POP-UPS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 26, 2020

The 'Off Broadway in the Boros: Pop-Ups' series was a way to call attention to the important contribution small theatres make to New York City's cultural fabric, while also providing support for artists and organizations struggling during the pandemic.

New York Theatre Barn to Feature Excerpts From New Musicals THE KING'S WIFE and METRO Photo New York Theatre Barn to Feature Excerpts From New Musicals THE KING'S WIFE and METROPOLIS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 16, 2020

New York Theatre Barn will host a free live stream of its New Works Series on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 7PM EDT, featuring excerpts from the new musicals The King's Wife and Metropolis. The live 45-minutes presentation will also feature a conversation with the writers and creative team.

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