NY New Works Theatre Festival: Meet Schonte Hamilton & Queen Me

Name: Schonte Hamilton What is your current project? Queen Me is a show about the empowerment of women that overcome insurmountable odds Where are you performing it and why is it the right fit for your piece? Queen Me will be debuting in the New York New Works Theatre Festival at the Elektra Theatre Sept 8,…

NY New Works Theatre Festival: Meet Maggie Rose & Kiel & Abby

Name: Maggie Rose What is your current project? Kiel & Abby (follow up to last year’s top 6 finalist Casey & Adam) Where are you performing it and why is it the right fit for your piece? NYNW Theatre Festival – Festival of short plays – Returning for the second year What’s next for you? Collaborating…

NY New Works Theatre Festival: Meet Rori Nogee & Siren’s Den

Name: Rori Nogee What is your current project? Siren’s Den. It is a new rock musical which centers on unrequited love, repeated cycles of destruction, and the healing powers of music. Where are you performing it and why is it the right fit for your piece? The show is being featured in the New York New…

NY New Works Theatre Festival: Meet Robert Cooperman & Instaurito

Name: Robert Cooperman What is your current project? The New York New Works Theatre Festival Where are you performing it and why is it the right fit for your piece? We premiere my play “Instaurito” at the NTNW Theatre Festival on 9/8. What’s unique about my piece is that it takes place at a prestigious theatre…

NY New Works Theatre Festival: Meet Mary-Frances Doherty & Home Sweet Home

  Name: Mary-Frances Doherty What is your current project? Home Sweet Home – A hilarious and heartbreaking tale of a young girls journey and desperate quest to entertain. With cakes at the ready, Mary-Frances Doherty dazzles in this compelling, and at times extremely painful, exploration of the idea of home. There are three sections to the…

NY New Works Theatre Festival: Meet Becky Kimsey & The Other Shoe

Name: Becky Kimsey What is your current project? The Other Shoe. Where are you performing it and why is it the right fit for your piece? My team is traveling all the way from Boise, Idaho to compete in the New York New Works festival at the Elektra Theater in the Times Square Art Center on…