Chair 2008

Opened: December 11, 2008
Closing: December 28, 2008

Chair - 2008 - Off-Broadway History , Info & More

Duke on 42nd Street
229 West 42nd Street New York, NY 10036

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Iain Goosey Appointed Executive Director of Kiln Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 22, 2024

Kiln Theatre has announced that Iain Goosey has been appointed as Executive Director of Kiln Theatre, working alongside Amit Sharma who was recently appointed as Artistic Director and CEO.

Cleveland Institute of Music Composer Keith Fitch Wins 2024 Individual Excellence Award From Ohio Arts Council
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 21, 2024

CIM composer Keith Fitch honored with 2024 Individual Excellence Award from Ohio Arts Council. Learn more about this prestigious recognition in the arts community.

Chandler Cultural Foundation Honors Steena Murray As Board Member Emeritus
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 20, 2024

Chandler Cultural Foundation recognizes Steena Murray for her outstanding contributions as Board Member Emeritus. Learn more about this prestigious honor and Murray's impact on the arts community.

Ann Hould-Ward and Richard Hudson Receive TDF's Irene Sharaff Awards
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 15, 2024

TDF, the not-for-profit service organization for the performing arts, has just announced that celebrated costume designer ANN HOULD-WARD and legendary scenic designer RICHARD HUDSON are among the 2024 TDF/Irene Sharaff Award recipients.

Jazz Icon Herbie Hancock To Perform at Byham Theater in March
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 15, 2024

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust in partnership with August Wilson African American Cultural Center will welcome Herbie Hancock to Pittsburgh's Cultural District for an evening of performance by the legendary jazz icon. Learn how to purchase tickets.

Drexel Theatre Hosts Film Series Exploring Politics
by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2024

The Drexel Theatre hosts a film series exploring politics and political themes, showcasing films that tackle political topics throughout history. The series, titled 'Voices: A Century of Political Cinema,' features films curated from 'The 100 Most Significant Political Films of All Time' by The New Republic magazine.

The Apollo Appoints Four New Members to its Board of Directors
by Stephi Wild - Feb 6, 2024

The Apollo has announced that four new members were elected to the non-profit organization’s Board of Directors. Learn more about the new members here!

92NY to Present Castalian String Quartet With Stephen Hough, Piano in March
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 2, 2024

The 92nd Street Y will present Castalian String Quartet with Stephen Hough, piano. Enjoy a dynamic collaboration featuring Hough's piano-composition and Brahms's Piano Quintet.

Williamston Theatre to Receive $15,000 Grant From the National Endowment for the Arts
by Stephi Wild - Jan 31, 2024

Williamston Theatre has announced that it has been approved by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) for a Grants for Arts Projects award of $15,000.

North American Premiere of Jean Butler's WHAT WE HOLD is Coming to Irish Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 30, 2024

Jean Butler's 'What We Hold' (North American Premiere) at Irish Arts Center is a physical, cultural, and emotional journey through the history of Irish dance. This celebrated work brings together seven generations of dancers to celebrate the past, connect the present, and look to the future.

Theater Resources Unlimited to Present Free Intro To TRU's Spring 24 Producer Development & Mentorship Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 26, 2024

Join Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) for a free intro to their Spring 24 Producer Development & Mentorship Program (PDMP).

Pittsburgh Public Theater Receives $35,000 Grant From the National Endowment for the Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2024

The National Endowment for the Arts has approved a $35,000 grant for Pittsburgh Public Theater.

The 5th Annual Night Of Giving By Paul Labrecque To Benefit Family Promise Of Southeast Florida
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 24, 2024

Family Promise of Southeast Florida has been serving families in South Palm Beach County since 2008 and recently expanded in response to the growing need for services across both Palm Beach and Broward Counties.

�¿Theater Resources Unlimited to Present Spring 2024 Producer Development And Mentorship Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 23, 2024

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces the Spring 2024 Producer Development and Mentorship Program (PDMP), offering support and education for producers at all levels.

Cast and Creative Team Set for ESCAPED ALONE World Premiere at Yale Repertory Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 23, 2024

Yale Repertory Theatre will continue its 2023–24 Season with Escaped Alone by Caryl Churchill, directed by Liz Diamond.

Legendary Drama Director Wendell Tabb Honored With Order of the Long Leaf Pine Award
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 21, 2024

Tabb has received the prestigious Order of the Long Leaf Pine Award, the highest award bestowed by the Governor of North Carolina.

PEAK Performances to Present Opera-in-Concert Performances of BLIND INJUSTICE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 17, 2024

PEAK Performances at Montclair State University is producing two opera-in-concert performances of Blind Injustice, composed by Montclair State University College of the Arts faculty member Scott Davenport Richards (A Star Across the Ocean, Charlie Crosses the Nation) with a libretto by David Cote (Three Way, The Scarlet Ibis).

Westport Country Playhouse's Board of Trustees Elects Six Members
by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2024

Six new members were recently elected to the board of trustees at Westport Country Playhouse, bringing the total to 26. The new Playhouse trustees are Dave Altman of Westport, Ben Frimmer of Weston, Darnell K. Graham of Bridgeport, Rashana J. Graham of Bridgeport, Anne Keefe of Weston, and Jonathan H. Levy of Westport. 

New Orleans Opera General And Artistic Director Emeritus Robert Lyall Dies at 76
by Stephi Wild - Jan 11, 2024

The New Orleans Opera Association has sadly announced the passing of its General and Artistic Director Emeritus Robert Lyall. Maestro Lyall fought his battle of cancer from his diagnosis in April 2023 until his death on Friday, January 5, 2024.

The Curtis Symphony Orchestra Returns to the Kimmel Cultural Campus With BEETHOVEN, ORTIZ, AND BARBER
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2024

The Curtis Symphony Orchestra returns to Verizon Hall on the Kimmel Cultural Campus for its second concert of the 2023–24 season on Saturday, January 27, at 3 p.m. with “Beethoven, Ortiz, and Barber.”

Toronto Fringe Appoints New Executive Director
by Stephi Wild - Jan 9, 2024

The Toronto Fringe, the non-profit charitable organization that runs Ontario’s largest theatre festival, has announced new staff appointments with Rachel Kennedy as Executive Director, Co-Lead and Laura Paduch as Managing Director, Co-Lead in advance of the 36th Annual Toronto Fringe Festival this summer.

Premiere Recording Of Nancy Galbraith's Three Concertos Released Today
by Michael Major - Jan 9, 2024

Premiere recording of Nancy Galbraith's Three Concertos released by Grammy Award-Winning BMOP/sound. Conducted by Gil Rose, featuring performances by Boston Modern Orchestra Project (BMOP) and soloists Lindsey Goodman (flute), Abby Langhorst (percussion), and Alyssa Wang (violin).

Robert Nolan, Former President of ATPAM and Manager for Cameron Mackintosh Shows, Passes Away at 69
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2023

Robert Nolan, an ATPAM Manager since 1989 and former President, died on Wednesday December 27th at Mt. Sinai West Hospital after a brief illness, surrounded by family and friends. Robert was 69 years old.

Playwrights Horizons Managing Director Leslie Marcus to Step Down at the End of 2023-24 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2023

Leslie Marcus, who has served as Playwrights Horizons' Managing Director for three decades, is stepping down from the position in the summer of 2024, at the conclusion of the 2023-24 season.

The Entertainment Community Fund Reveals 2023 Alex Dubé Scholarship Recipients
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 15, 2023

The Entertainment Community Fund has revealed the five recipients of the 2023 Alex Dubé Scholarship Program.

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Chair has had 1 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 2008.
Chair has been nominated for several awards. Robert Woodruff was nominated for Outstanding Director at The Lortels. Mark Barton was nominated for Outstanding Lighting Design, and David Zinn was nominated for Outstanding Scenic Design at The Lortels.

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