U.S. Debut Of A DEAL By Zhu Yi Opens Off-Broadway, 11/20U.S. Debut Of A DEAL By Zhu Yi Opens Off-Broadway, 11/20
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

Urban Stages, Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director, will kick-off its 34th season with the World Premiere of Zhu Yi's A DEAL, directed by John Giampietro. This limited engagement at Urban Stages (259 West 30th Street), begins performances on November 15, opens on Monday, November 20 and will run through December 10, 2017. Tickets for are $35 ($25 during previews; $50 on opening and $15 student rush) and may be purchased via OvationTix at www.urbanstages.org or by phone at 1.866.811.4111. (more...)

Photo Flash: Zhu Yi's A DEAL Celebrates Opening Night at Urban StagesPhoto Flash: Zhu Yi's A DEAL Celebrates Opening Night at Urban Stages
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

Urban Stages is kicking off its 34th season with the World Premiere of Zhu Yi's A DEAL, directed by John Giampietro. This limited engagement at Urban Stages (259 West 30th Street), opened last night, November 20, and will run through December 10, 2017. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening festivities below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Zhu Yi's A DEAL, Opening Monday at Urban StagesPhoto Flash: First Look at Zhu Yi's A DEAL, Opening Monday at Urban Stages
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

Urban Stages, Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director, kicks off its 34th season with the World Premiere of Zhu Yi's A Deal, directed by John Giampietro. This limited engagement at Urban Stages (259 West 30th Street), is currently in previews for an opening on Monday, November 20 and will run through December 10, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Alan Ariano, Pun Bandhu, and More to Star in Zhu Yi's A DEAL at Urban StagesAlan Ariano, Pun Bandhu, and More to Star in Zhu Yi's A DEAL at Urban Stages
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2017

Urban Stages, Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director, will kick-off its 34th season with the World Premiere of Zhu Yi's A DEAL, directed by John Giampietro. (more...)

EST/Youngblood Premieres Paul Cameron Hardy's MOPE Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2017

Ensemble Studio Theatre (EST), along with EST's YOUNGBLOOD, whose past plays include the Tony Award-nominated Hand to God, will present the premiere of MOPE. (more...)

EST/Youngblood Premieres Paul Cameron Hardy's MOPE Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

Ensemble Studio Theatre (EST), along with EST's YOUNGBLOOD, whose past plays include the Tony Award-nominated Hand to God, will present the premiere of MOPE. (more...)

Wakka Wakka's New Puppet Musical MADE IN CHINA Makes US Debut Tonight at 59E59 Theaters
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

59E59 Theaters will host the US premiere of MADE IN CHINA, written by Gwendolyn Warnock and Kirjan Waage (with help from the MADE IN CHINA ensemble), with music and lyrics by Yan Li, puppets by Mr. Waage, and directed by Ms. Warnock and Mr. Waage. (more...)

EST/Youngblood Will Premiere Paul Cameron Hardy's MOPE This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Ensemble Studio Theatre (EST), along with EST's YOUNGBLOOD, whose past plays include the Tony Award-nominated Hand to God, will present the premiere of MOPE. (more...)

Wakka Wakka's New Puppet Musical MADE IN CHINA to Make US Debut at 59E59 Theaters
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2016

59E59 Theaters will host the US premiere of MADE IN CHINA, written by Gwendolyn Warnock and Kirjan Waage (with help from the MADE IN CHINA ensemble), with music and lyrics by Yan Li, puppets by Mr. Waage, and directed by Ms. Warnock and Mr. Waage. (more...)

Ensemble Studio Theatre Sets 2016-17 Sloan Project and Youngblood Artists, Programming
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

Ensemble Studio Theatre (EST), along with EST's Youngblood and EST's Sloan Project, have announced new EST/Sloan commissions and EST/Youngblood members & programming for the 2016-2017 season. (more...)

Mary Testa, Frankie J. Alvarez Set for Rising Circle Theater Collective's 6th Annual PlayRISE Festival
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2015

Four talented emerging playwrights of color - members of the 2015 INKtank Playwrights Lab - will unveil their exciting new works when Rising Circle Theater Collective presents its 6th annual PlayRISE Festival, a series of staged readings featuring two-time Tony Award nominee Mary Testa (On the Town, 42nd Street), Henry Yuk (Awake & Sing), Tia James (The Public's The Merchant of Venice), and Frankie J. Alvarez (HBO's "Looking"), February 25th to 28th in the Penthouse at Shetler Studios on W. 54th Street. (more...)

Horse Trade Theater Group to Present Israela Margalit's GET ME A GUY, 7/17-8/4
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2014

Horse Trade Theater Group in association with Moonlight Theatre Productions (Kelley Girod, producer) will present Get Me a Guy (Best Play at the New York International Midtown Theater Festival as a 30-minute one-act; scene 16 won Outstanding Play Honorary Mention at the New York Short Play Festival as a 10-minute play), an award-winning new comedy by Israela Margalit (Gold Medal NY Film and TV Festival, Emmy Nomination) directed by John Clancy (2005 Obie Award for Sustained Excellence of Direction). (more...)

Zhu Yi's I AM A MOON Set for FringeNYC, 8/9-16
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2013

Mia Shen in association with Pocket Theatre is proud to present I AM A MOON, Zhu Yi's lyrical play partially inspired by the life of legendary Japanese porn star Ai Iijima, as part of the 17th annual New York International Fringe Festival - FringeNYC. The show will play the Lynn Redgrave Theater (# Venue 14) Aug. 9-16. (more...)