Peninsula Runs Off-Broadway January 12-February 4
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2005

Madelyn Kent's play Peninsula will run off-Broadway from January 12th through February 4th (more...)

MCC Festival to Feature Work by 5 Young Playwrights in Aug.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2006

The 2006 'FreshPlay Festival,' presented by MCC Theater Youth Company, will perform August 10th-12th (more...)

Sarah Benson is Soho Rep's New Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2006

Sarah Benson, the theatre director and dramaturg who has been the Associate Artistic Director of Soho Rep for the past two years, will be Soho Rep's new Artistic Director (more...)

Mark Schultz Wins Kesselring Prize; Norris Also Honored
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2006

Playwright Mark Schultz is the recipient of The National Arts Club's 2006 Kesselring Prize for Playwriting. The $15,000 prize is awarded annually to a playwright of exceptional promise. (more...)

LAByrinth Festival Live Nude Plays Strips on April 16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2007

LAByrinth Theater Company has announced Live Nude Plays, a free marathon festival of staged readings of six new works on Monday, April 16th. (more...)

O'Neal, Aspillaga, Etc. Set for Live Nude Plays Festival
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2007

Tatum O'Neal, Vanessa Aspillaga, and over two dozen more stars have signed on to LAByrinth Theater Company's Live Nude Plays, a free marathon festival of staged readings of six new works on Monday, April 16th. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 4/15/2007
by Eugene Lovendusky - Apr 15, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 4/15/2007. (more...)

Nelson to Host Soho Rep Gala, with Dillion, Taylor, Etc.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2007

Multi-award-winning actor/director Tim Blake Nelson (O Brother, Where Art Thou?, 'The Grey Zone') will host the star-studded Spring Gala '07 for Obie Award-winning Soho Rep on Monday, May 14 (more...)

Meryl Streep Joins Soho Rep's Spring Gala '07
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2007

Academy Award-winner Meryl Streep will join previously announced Matt Dillon, Lili Taylor, Joe Pantoliano, and Lois Smith in performances of excerpts from new plays by a host of artists at Soho Rep's Spring Gala '07 (more...)

Jenny Schwartz is Inaugural Strelsin Playwriting Fellow
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2007

Jenny Schwartz -- an emerging young playwright whose numerous works include the recently-acclaimed God's Ear, along with Cause for Alarm and Escaping the Modern World-- has been selected as the inaugural recipient of the Soho Rep Dorothy Strelsin Playwriting Fellow, it was announced last evening by Soho Rep Artistic Director Sarah Benson at the Soho Rep Spring Gala '07 in Manhattan. (more...)

'Philoktetes' Debuts at Soho Rep 10/11
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2007

Soho Rep, the multiple Obie Award-winning theatre company, kicks off its first season as an off-Broadway company with John Jesurun's Philoktetes beginning previews begin October 11; opening October 14 at Soho Rep (more...)

Harrison, Eno, Groff, Gardley Receive Kesselring Awards
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2007

Playwrights Harrison, Eno, Groff, Gardley to receive Kesselring Awards (more...)

'Deathbed' by Mark Schultz Premieres Off-Bway for 6 Weeks
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2008

Deathbed by Mark Schultz will make its Off-Broadway world premiere at the McGinn/Cazale Theatre. Wendy C. Goldberg directs the limited six week engagement January 21 - March 1 with opening night set for Thursday, January 31. (more...)

Photo Flash: 'Deathbed' Opens Off-Bway Jan.31
by BWW - Jan 28, 2008

Deathbed by Mark Schultz makes its Off-Broadway world premiere at the McGinn/Cazale Theatre. Wendy C. Goldberg directs the limited six week engagement January 21 - March 1 with opening night set for Thursday, January 31. (more...)

'The Scariest' Creeps onto Off-Broadway; Opens March 6
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2008

The Exchange (formerly Jean Cocteau Rep) takes on some of the greatest horror stories in history with the Off-Broadway premiere of The Scariest. This evening length collection of new plays by Kristin Newbom, Laura Schellhardt, Mark Schultz, and Gary Sunshine is based on the works of Nathaniel Hawthorne, W.W. Jacobs, Hans Christian Anderson, and 'The Book of Revelations.' Opening Night is March 6. (more...)

Arena Stage Presents Miller's 'Salesman' & 'View from the Bridge' in Rep
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2008

Arena Stage will present the Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece Death of a Salesman and A View from the Bridge in rotating repertory as a salute to one of America's best playwrights, Arthur Miller. (more...)

Soho Rep Announces Writer/Director Lab Readings
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2008

Soho Rep launches the 10th season of its highly popular WRITER/DIRECTOR LAB READING SERIES, readings of the very newest work by writers and directors at Soho Rep on Monday, April 7 at 7pm with, playwright Mike Daisey's THE MOON IS A DEAD WORLD, directed by Maria Goyanes -- the first of six new plays commissioned for the lab. (more...)

B'way Stars To Sing Score Of 'Tales' At Beechman 5/4
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2008

Top Broadway performers to sing highlights from the latest score by Larson Award winners Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk - Sunday, May 4th, 2008 at the Laurie Beechman Theatre. (more...)

stageFARM To Present 'Spin' Starting 10/3
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2008

In the spirit of last season's acclaimed VENGEANCE, the Off-Broadway theatre company the stageFARM (Carrie Shaltz, Founder / Executive Director and Alex Kilgore, Artistic Director) will present the world premiere of SPIN, a series of new short plays commissioned on the timely topic by Adam Rapp, Gina Gionfriddo, Judith Thompson, Elizabeth Meriwether, and Mark Schultz. With direction by Alex Kilgore and Special Guest Director (TBD), SPIN begins performances Friday evening, October 3, 2008 for a limited engagement through Saturday evening, November 8, 2008 at The Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce Street between Barrow & Bedford Streets). Opening night is Saturday evening, October 11, 2008 at 8:00PM. (more...)

Broadway Sings Kerrigan and Lowdermilk June 1st
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2008

Top Broadway performers to sing highlights from the latest scores by Larson Award winners Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk - Sunday, June 1st. (more...)