Muthaland written and performed by Minita Gandhi comes to PCPA . In Muthaland, MinitaGandhi takes us on the epic coming-of-age journey of a first-generation Indian-American woman. Inspired by true events, Muthaland navigates the tragic and magical on the way to a new sense of home.
Moving Arts Presents The Joint World Premiere of BLISS (or Emily Post is Dead!) by Jami Brandli . It is a farcical, domestic tragicomedy where the classical Greek heroines, Clytemnestra and Medea, have been recast as pill-popping housewives, and Antigone is the lovelorn, teenage girl next door. Their “blissful” lives are upended when Cassandra, a colored girl new to town and cursed with the gift of prophecy, arrives with a mind to free them from their dark destinies.
Daniel Radcliffe, Cherry Jones and Bobby Cannavale in “ The Lifespan of a Fact ," byJeremy Kareken, David Murrell and Gordon Farrell is a new play adapted from a 2012 book about the real-life, multiyear, wildly tortured editing of a magazine essay about an adolescent’s suicide. Opening October 18, 2018 at Studio 54.
REAL LIFE ADVENTURES OF JIMMY DE LAS ROSAS by Ricardo Gamboa is back at Free Street Theater ! The Real Life Adventures blends comic books, telenovelas, sci-fi, chisme, and samurai stories to tell a tale of extraordinary things happening just around the corner. It’s a show for all ages, with a story anyone can relate to.
Hostages by Yussef El Guindi plays at Radial Theater Project . Two college professors have left their homeland for a country that soon devolves into a war zone. They're accustomed to lives of comfort, but it's hard to get comfortable when you're chained to a radiator. Hostages explores how human beings cope when they’re deprived of personal contact and torn from the pleasantries of everyday life.
MCC Theater presents the New York Premiere of THE LIGHT by Loy A. Webb , directed by Logan Vaughn.
Ubuntu Theater Project presents the World Premiere of florissant & canfield
by Kristiana Rae Colón .
Broken Nose Theatre to produce the Midwest Premiere of Language Rooms by
Yussef El Guindi.
Teatro Vista presents the World Premiere of The Abuelas, the companion play to the critically acclaimed play The Madres, by Stephanie Alison Walker .
Aline Lathrop 's critically acclaimed play The Hero's Wife come toSynchronicity Theatre .
His Shadow by Loy A. Webb has its World Premiere at 16th Street Theater.
A Contemporary Theatre (ACT) presents the World Premiere of People of the Book by Yussef El Guindi .
Friends With Guns by Stephanie Alison Walker receives a Joint World Premiere with The Road Theatre, Uprising Theatre and Chapel Theatre Collective.
Elevator Girl by Donna Hoke is presented in a Joint World Premiere withVanguard Arts Collective and InProximity Theatre .
Apple Season by E.M. Lewis gets its World Premiere at New Jersey Repertory Company .
IN THE NEWS...
The Gun Show by E.M. Lewis is published by Samuel French.
Mia McCullough discusses Shakespeare, playwrights and the patriarchy in a new article in Book and Film Globe .
Ubuntu Theater Project's 2019 Season, Moral Humans/Immoral Society, explores the systems in which we live—whether economic, political, or social—and the ways in which we struggle to transcend them.
AUG 31–SEP 16, 2019
A World Premiere
florissant & canfield
By Kristiana Rae Colón
This World Premiere from acclaimed playwright Kristiana Rae Colón dives into the community in Ferguson, Missouri following the death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown at the hands of a police officer in 2014, taking a closer look at grief, activism, and identity as young people form the center of a national political movement.
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