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Alex Timbers is a Tony-nominated writer-director and the recipient of Lucille Lortel, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle Awards, as well as two OBIE Awards. Credits include: The Pee-wee Herman Show, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson (also book writer; Drama Desk, Lortel, and OCC Awards, Tony ... (read more)
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Alex Timbers is a Tony-nominated writer-director and the recipient of Lucille Lortel, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle Awards, as well as two OBIE Awards. Credits include: The Pee-wee Herman Show, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson (also book writer; Drama Desk, Lortel, and OCC Awards, Tony ... (read more)
Children! Pop Tunes! Dianetics!: Sh-K-Boom Records releases Original Cast Album of "A Very Merry Unauthorized Children's Scientology Pageant"
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2004

SH-K-BOOM Records has announced the release of the Original Cast Album of the OBIE Award-winning musical A Very Merry Unauthorized Children's Scientology Pageant on November 2, according to label founder and co-president Kurt Deutsch. (more...)

American Living Room Festival, July 20-Aug 21
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2005

The HERE Arts Center's American Living Room Festival will be presented from July 20th to August 31st (more...)

The Drama League's DirectorFest '05 Showcases One-Acts, Dec. 8-11
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2005

From December 8th through 11th, four one-act plays will be presented as part of DirectorFest 2005 (more...)

Heddatron Begins Performances Wednesday February 8
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2006

Les Freres Corbusier, creators of last Spring's sold-out off-Broadway hit Boozy: The Life, Death, and Subsequent Vilification of Le Corbusier and, More Importantly, Robert Moses and the Obie Award-winning A Very Merry Unauthorized Children's Scientology Pageant, will present Heddatron, written by Elizabeth Meriwether, directed by Alex Timbers, and produced by Aaron Lemon-Strauss. (more...)

Summer Play Festival Announces Directors and On Sale Date
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2006

The 3rd Annual Summer Play Festival (SPF) has announced the directors who will be staging the 15 plays to be showcased at this year's festival, as well as the on sale date (June 5th) (more...)

Summer Play Festival (SPF) Announces Ongoing Programs
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2006

The Summer Play Festival (SPF), apart from presenting 15 shows at Theatre Row in July, will continue its advanced programming to nurture playwrights and other theatre artist (more...)

SPF Announces Third Week Play Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2006

Summer Play Festival (SPF), which provides 15 emerging playwrights a chance to present their work at Theatre Row throughout July, continues Off-Broadway in its third week (July 18th-24th) (more...)

Butler & Hopkins Star in Williamstown Cabaret, 8/10-8/12
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2006

Kerry Butler, Kaitlin Hopkins, Austin Lysy and more will star in the Williamtown Theatre Festival's Late-Night Cabaret from August 10th through 12th (more...)

NYMF Hit Gutenberg! The Musical! Set for Off-Bway Transfer
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2006

Gutenberg! The Musical!, the award-winning hit of the 2006 New York Musical Theatre Festival, will transfer to 59E59 Theaters for a strictly-limited Off-Broadway engagement (more...)

Photo Preview: Gutenberg! The Musical!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2006

Gutenberg! The Musical!, the award-winning hit that previously played the 2006 New York Musical Theatre Festival, will begin previews at 59E59 Theaters on November 21st for a strictly-limited Off-Broadway engagement through December 31st (more...)

Photo Flash: Gutenberg! The Musical!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2006

Gutenberg! The Musical!, the award-winning hit that previously played the 2006 New York Musical Theatre Festival, began previews at 59E59 Theaters (59 East 59th Street) on November 21st and will open on December 3rd for a strictly-limited Off-Broadway engagement through December 31st (more...)

'Awakening' and 'Pageant' Featured on 12/15 'Theater Talk'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2006

On Friday, Dec. 15 on 'Theater Talk' at 12:30 AM on Thirteen, Spring Awakening and A Very Merry Unauthorized Children's Scientology Pageant will be featured (more...)

A Very Merry Unauthorized Children's Scientology Pageant
by Michael Dale - Dec 21, 2006

Les Freres Corbusier's pageant of 8-12 year olds telling the story of L. Ron Hubbard is the hippest holiday show in town. (more...)

Gutenberg! The Musical! to Transfer; Reopens Jan. 21
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2007

Due to critical acclaim and popular demand, Gutenberg! The Musical!, the musical comedy by Scott Brown and Anthony King directed by Obie Award winner Alex Timbers, will transfer to The Actors' Playhouse for a 10-week limited engagement. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/14/2007
by Eugene Lovendusky - Jan 14, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 1/14/2007. (more...)

E.S.T. to Present 'Neglect' and Thicker Than Water Fest
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2007

Youngblood and Ensemble Studio Theatre will present Neglect by Sharyn Rothstein and Thicker than Water 2007, the eighth collection of new plays by members of Youngblood, E.S.T.'s company of emerging professional playwrights under the age of 30. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/21/2007
by Eugene Lovendusky - Jan 21, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 1/21/2007. (more...)

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. (more...)

Gutenberg! The Musical!: Give My Regrets To Broadway
by Michael Dale - Jan 26, 2007

Scott Brown and Anthony King's hilarious salute to those whose passion for musical theatre far exceeds their artistic taste and talent moves to The Actors' Playhouse (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/28/2007
by Eugene Lovendusky - Jan 28, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 1/28/2007. (more...)