Horse Trade Theater Group Announces 20TH Anniversary & Final Season

Since 1997 Horse Trade Theater Group has been home to thousands of artists and independent theater companies, becoming “arguably the epicenter of the independent theater world in New York” (Leonard Jacobs, Clyde Fitch Report) and “a mecca for terrific off-off Broadway theater” (Martin Denton, nytheatre.com). We present 8 annual festivals, including Estrogenius, FRIGID, Queerly, Gotham…

Review: Village, My Home at the Community Theater

Village, My Home Review: In The Chaos of New York City, Is This A Village We Can Search Our Home? By Irene Hernandez A sepia shaded, vintage silent film of tree roots, on a constant loop, is projected on a small screen above a simple set of a small stoop of stairs begins the 40…

FringeNYC Announces Plans For The Future

**Festival moves to October beginning in 2018** After a 1-year hiatus spent evaluating the needs of New York’s indie theater community, FringeNYC (New York International Fringe Festival) has unveiled its plans for the next 3 years under Producing Artistic Director Elena K. Holy. Beginning in 2018, FringeNYC will move to October and will have three…

Meet Marcina Zaccaria & Village, My Home

Name: Marcina Zaccaria What is your current project? My new provocative and timely new drama Village, My Home Where are you performing your show and why is it a good fit for your production? Performances of “Village, My Home” — about diverse New Yorkers confronting political and cultural uncertainties — will run Sunday, August 27…

The Flea Theater Explores Objectophilia with INANIMATE : Opens 8/21

The Flea Theater Explores Objectophilia with INANIMATE Previews Begin August 21 at The Siggy ** First full production at new 20 Thomas Street performing arts complex ** The Flea Theater presents the world premiere of INANIMATE, written by Nick Robideau and directed by Flea Associate Artist Courtney Ulrich. INANIMATE marks The Flea’s first production in…

FringeNYC Presents Benefit — And Announces Plans For The Future/Sunday, August 20th

FringeNYC (New York International Fringe Festival) will present FringeNYC 20/20: A Vaudeville, the first ever benefit gala for New York’s largest theater and performance festival. FringeNYC 20/20 will celebrate FringeNYC’s first twenty years with an evening of eclectic performances by FringeNYC alumni and will include the highly-anticipated first announcement of their vision for the future….

Meet Joe Kelly & Aliens Coming The Musical

Name: Joe Kelly What is your current project? Aliens Coming Where are you performing your show and why is it a good fit for your production? Aliens Coming is returning to the PIT’s Striker Mainstage Theater, where we held our premier back in April. The PIT has produced a lot of talented performers like Ellie Kemper, Kristen…

Meet Griffin Osborne & Aliens Coming The Musical

Name: Griffin Osborne What is your current project? Aliens Coming: The Musical Where are you performing your show and why is it a good fit for your production?   We’re thrilled to be taking Aliens Coming back to the People’s Improv Theater and to join the ranks of the hilarious programming that has gone on…

Meet Jonathan Evans & Aliens Coming The Musical

Name: Jonathan Evans What is your current project? Aliens Coming: The Musical Where are you performing your show and why is it a good fit for your production?   The PIT is a very unique venue in that it is primarily an improv theatre. This gives us a lot of ‘play’ room even with a…

Meet Madeleine Rose Parsigian & The Untold Yippie Project

Name: Madeleine Rose Parsigian What is your current project? The Untold Yippie Project Where are you performing your show and why is it a good fit for your production? Access Theater, because a) it allows us to be intimately in the round and b) is easily accessible from the subway! What’s next for you? I…

Meet Nicole Orabona & The Untold Yippee Project

Name: Nicole Orabona   What is your current project? The Untold Yippie Project Where are you performing your show and why is it a good fit for your production? We’re at the gallery space at Access Theater. It’s a big, open empty space that’s perfect for our show because we transform it into several venues. Our…

Meet Becca Schlossberg & The Untold Yippie Project

Name: Becca Schlossberg What is your current project? The Untold Yippie Project Where are you performing your show and why is it a good fit for your production? Access Theater – we needed a big, wide open space for the dynamic staging we do. What’s next for you? Probably gonna work a solo show of…