An Interview with Felix Rojas and Chulisi & Growing Up Gonzales

Sometimes you see your own story on stage. Sometimes it is within a scene. Sometimes it is through one character. Sometimes it is the whole play.  I want to go on the journey. I want to be “shackled to the beat”. I’ve been following Growing Up Gonzales by Felix Rojas over the years. I finally…

LPTW: Awards Celebration 3/31/17

Friday, March 31 6:30pm – 10pm Awards Ceremony at the TimesCenter 242 West 41st St At 8th Avenue Big Mingle Reception at Sardi’s Sponsored by Planet Connections 234 West 44th Street Between 7th and 8th Avenues Tickets: $100 Click HERE to purchase tickets Hosted by Tamara Tunie Theresa Rebeck & Daryl Roth, Advisory Council Co-Chairs…

Review: The Other Plays

Theater Breaking Through Barriers (“TBTB”) is a theater company that for whatever reason was not on my radar. This company was founded in 1979 as Theater By The Blind with a mission of dedicating and advancing the work of artists with disabilities. Their production of The Other Plays: Short Play About Diversity and Otherness showcased that mission….

Review by Hayden Field: Performeteria

At the bar, a bright yellow skirt, pink sash and wide eyes greet us. Next to them is a man giving off distinctly pirate vibes, with a scarf wrapped around his head, a gray vest and… black-and-white Vans. Nearby, a woman with a partly shaved head grips a plastic knife. These are off-duty artists participating…

The Other Plays and Kyle

Featured playwrights include Neil LaBute, Bekah Brunstetter, Lameece Isaaq, Dennis A. Allen II, Tatiana Rivera and others, writing about what it’s like to be “other” in our society. Please click the button below to purchase tickets. A.R.T./NY THEATRE, 502 W 53RD ST (BETWEEN 10TH & 11TH AVES) Click HERE for tickets. KYLE is a new…

Meet Heather Wahl and Speranza Theatre Company & Unveiling Liberty

Name: Heather Wahl What is your current project? Unveiling Liberty Where are you performing your show and why is it a good fit for your production? Speranza is performing this show for the community and school in the tri-state area in honor of Women’s History Month. We are a women’s theatre company and are thrilled to…

Meet Lucie Pohl & Apohlcalypse Now!

Name: Lucie Pohl What is your current project? Lucie Pohl: Apohlcalypse Now! Where are you performing your show and why is it a good fit for your production? Under St. Mark’s Theater at 94 St. Mark’s Place NYC. Apohlcalypse Now! is a show I wrote after an avalanche of disasters exploded into my life over the course…

Review by Nick Radu: Deconstruction

The Storm Theatre Company kicked off its 20th season with the world premiere of Jonathan Leaf’s play, Deconstruction. Upon stepping into The Theatre at Grand Hall at St. Mary’s Parish you couldn’t help but notice Scenic Designer Shannon Kavanagh’s intricate set.  With a wall of books as the backdrop, and many more strewn along the steps, you knew a…

Meet Irina Abraham & The (Last) Station

Name: Irina Abraham What is your current project? The (Last) Station – a play based on an avant garde text by Eugene Myzica Where are you performing your show and why is it a good fit for your production? We are starting our play off at Dixon Place on April 7th. We are a company that…