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St. Ann's Warehouse to Reopen for Indoor Performances With Concerts by The Bengsons Photo St. Ann's Warehouse to Reopen for Indoor Performances With Concerts by The Bengsons
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 8, 2021

St. Ann’s Warehouse, capping a year in which they have activated their flexible Brooklyn waterfront theater by bringing art outdoors, will finally welcome artists and audiences back inside with two socially distanced concert presentations by The Bengsons, produced in partnership with longtime St. Ann’s collaborator piece by piece productions. 

The Cape Cod Theatre Project Tackles Personal Growth And Healing, Through The Eyes Of Photo The Cape Cod Theatre Project Tackles Personal Growth And Healing, Through The Eyes Of Women's Auto-Immune Disease
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 7, 2020

The Cape Cod Theatre Project presents the second play of its four play benefit season with The Hystericals by veteran playwright's Edith Freni (Total Power Exchange, Buena Vista), directed by Jessica Holt (Magic Theatre, Yale School of Drama).

Mabou Mines Has Added a Free Film Screening and PROMENADE Concert Performance Photo Mabou Mines Has Added a Free Film Screening and PROMENADE Concert Performance
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 13, 2020

Mabou Mines, the esteemed experimental theater company, and Weathervane Productions, in association with Philip Glass' Days and Nights Festival, add free documentary film screening and Promenade concert performance, and announce complete casting for a unique upcoming celebration of legendary playwright and director María Irene Fornés. The February 21-March 7 engagement centers on the New York premiere of Philip Glass' transformation of her five-page play Drowning into an opera and a version of Fornés' acclaimed Mud. JoAnne Akalaitis directs these two intimate productions-both with new music composed by Glass-at Mabou Mines (150 First Avenue).

Mabou Mines Presents Two Works By María Irene Fornés Photo Mabou Mines Presents Two Works By María Irene Fornés
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 16, 2020

Mabou Mines, the esteemed experimental theater company, and Weathervane Productions, in association with Philip Glass' Days and Nights Festival, present a unique celebration of legendary playwright and director María Irene Fornés, featuring the New York premiere of Philip Glass' transformation of her five-page play Drowning into an opera and a version of Fornés' acclaimed Mud, February 21-March 7 at Mabou Mines (150 First Avenue).

Sundance Institute Announces Fellows for Sundance Institute | Luma Foundation Directo Photo Sundance Institute Announces Fellows for Sundance Institute | Luma Foundation Directors Retreat
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 5, 2019

Six directors have convened in Arles, France for the sixth annual Sundance Institute | Luma Foundation Directors Retreat in Arles, France, from August 1-12, 2019. Founded in 2013 as a creative collaboration between Sundance Institute's Theatre Program and Luma Foundation, the Retreat is an opportunity for directors to meet, share best and emerging practices, and work self-directed on their upcoming projects.

Sundance Institute Announces 2019 Theatre Lab Acting Company, Dramaturgs and Advisors Photo Sundance Institute Announces 2019 Theatre Lab Acting Company, Dramaturgs and Advisors
by Tori Hartshorn - Jul 2, 2019

Sundance Institute's 2019 Theatre Lab convenes Monday, July 8; the Institute announced this year's participating acting company and creative advisors today.

Sundance Institute Theatre Lab Announces 2019 Fellows & Projects Photo Sundance Institute Theatre Lab Announces 2019 Fellows & Projects
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 30, 2019

Today, Sundance Institute's Theatre Program announces the nineteen artists who represent the creative teams that will convene to develop new work at the annual Lab at the Sundance Mountain Resort in Utah July 8-28.

Sundance Institute Theatre Lab Announces 2019 Fellows & Projects Photo Sundance Institute Theatre Lab Announces 2019 Fellows & Projects
by Tori Hartshorn - Apr 30, 2019

Today, Sundance Institute's Theatre Program announces the nineteen artists who represent the creative teams that will convene to develop new work at the annual Lab at the Sundance Mountain Resort in Utah July 8-28.  

A.C.T. Presents the Acclaimed Rock Opera WEIGHTLESS Photo A.C.T. Presents the Acclaimed Rock Opera WEIGHTLESS
by Sarah Hookey - Mar 13, 2019

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) Artistic Director Pam MacKinnon announced today that Weightless-the critically acclaimed rock opera by The Kilbanes, produced by Z Space and piece by piece productions-will play a limited engagement at A.C.T.'s Strand Theater (1127 Market St., San Francisco) April 30-May 12, 2019.

Obie Winner Renata Hinrichs Premieres RANDOM ACTS Photo Obie Winner Renata Hinrichs Premieres RANDOM ACTS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2019

Magic Window Productions will present the Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS, a drama written and performed by Obie Award winner Renata Hinrichs (A Simple Heart, Debbie Does Dallas, Einstein's Dreams). Directed by Jessi D. Hill, previews begin February 14 at TBG Mainstage Theatre. Opening is set for Wednesday, February 20.

Obie Winner Renata Hinrichs Premieres RANDOM ACTS Photo Obie Winner Renata Hinrichs Premieres RANDOM ACTS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2019

Magic Window Productions will present the Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS, a drama written and performed by Obie Award winner Renata Hinrichs (A Simple Heart, Debbie Does Dallas, Einstein's Dreams). Directed by Jessi D. Hill, previews begin February 14 at TBG Mainstage Theatre. Opening is set for Today, February 20.

Magic Window Productions Hosts Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS Photo Magic Window Productions Hosts Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2019

Magic Window Productions will present the Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS, a drama written and performed by Obie Award winner Renata Hinrichs (A Simple Heart, Debbie Does Dallas, Einstein's Dreams). Directed by Jessi D. Hill, previews begin February 14 at TBG Mainstage Theatre. Opening is set for Today, February 20.

Photo Flash: Obie Winner Renata Hinrichs Premieres RANDOM ACTS Off-Broadway Photo Photo Flash: Obie Winner Renata Hinrichs Premieres RANDOM ACTS Off-Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Feb 18, 2019

Magic Window Productions will present the Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS, a drama written and performed by Obie Award winner Renata Hinrichs (A Simple Heart, Debbie Does Dallas, Einstein's Dreams). Directed by Jessi D. Hill, previews began February 14 at TBG Mainstage Theatre. Opening is set for Wednesday, February 20.

Obie Winner Renata Hinrichs Premieres RANDOM ACTS Photo Obie Winner Renata Hinrichs Premieres RANDOM ACTS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2019

Magic Window Productions will present the Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS, a drama written and performed by Obie Award winner Renata Hinrichs (A Simple Heart, Debbie Does Dallas, Einstein's Dreams). Directed by Jessi D. Hill, previews begin February 14 at TBG Mainstage Theatre. Opening is set for Wednesday, February 20.

Magic Window Productions Hosts Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS Photo Magic Window Productions Hosts Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2019

Magic Window Productions will present the Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS, a drama written and performed by Obie Award winner Renata Hinrichs (A Simple Heart, Debbie Does Dallas, Einstein's Dreams). Directed by Jessi D. Hill, previews begin February 14 at TBG Mainstage Theatre. Opening is set for Wednesday, February 20.

Magic Window Productions Hosts Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS Photo Magic Window Productions Hosts Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS
by Julie Musbach - Feb 12, 2019

Magic Window Productions will present the Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS, a drama written and performed by Obie Award winner Renata Hinrichs (A Simple Heart, Debbie Does Dallas, Einstein's Dreams). Directed by Jessi D. Hill, previews begin February 14 at TBG Mainstage Theatre. Opening is set for Wednesday, February 20.

Obie Winner Renata Hinrichs Premieres RANDOM ACTS Photo Obie Winner Renata Hinrichs Premieres RANDOM ACTS
by Stephi Wild - Feb 6, 2019

Magic Window Productions will present the Off-Broadway Premiere of RANDOM ACTS, a drama written and performed by Obie Award winner Renata Hinrichs (A Simple Heart, Debbie Does Dallas, Einstein's Dreams). Directed by Jessi D. Hill, previews begin February 14 at TBG Mainstage Theatre. Opening is set for Wednesday, February 20.

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of THE CONVENT! Photo Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of THE CONVENT!
by Jennifer Broski - Jan 25, 2019

The world premiere production of The Convent, a new play by critically acclaimed playwright Jessica Dickey (The Amish Project, Charles Ives Take Me Home), directed by Daniel Talbott, opened just last night! Presented by Weathervane Productions (Wendy Vanden Heuvel, Producer), Rising Phoenix Repertory (Daniel Talbott, Artistic Director; Addie Johnson Talbott, Artistic Associate), in association with Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, the production will run through February 17, 2019 at the Mezzanine Theatre at A.R.T./New York Theatres (502 West 53rd Street).

Wake Up With BWW 1/24: TRUE WEST Opens, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 1/24: TRUE WEST Opens, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! First, we'd like to wish a happy opening night to the company of True West!

Photo Flash: First Look At THE CONVENT At A.R.T./New York Theatres Photo Photo Flash: First Look At THE CONVENT At A.R.T./New York Theatres
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 23, 2019

The Convent, a new play by critically acclaimed playwright Jessica Dickey (The Amish Project, Charles Ives Take Me Home), directed by Daniel Talbott. Presented by Weathervane Productions (Wendy Vanden Heuvel, Producer), Rising Phoenix Repertory (Daniel Talbott, Artistic Director; Addie Johnson Talbott, Artistic Associate), in association with Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, the production opens January 24, 2019 and will run through February 17, 2019 at the Mezzanine Theatre at A.R.T./New York Theatres (502 West 53rd Street). Tickets are on sale at weathervanetheater.org.

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