April 2014

1
Tuesday

Alumni Reading: Darrah Cloud

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
2:00pm

Makeover
book and lyrics by Darrah Cloud
music by Kim D. Sherman
directed by Nick Demos

This event is open to the public.

8
Tuesday

New Dramatists Library Closed

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
10:00am

New Dramatists library closed for internal activities.

This event is closed to the public.

10
Thursday

Alumni Reading: Donald Wollner

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
7:00pm

Men in Waiting
by Donald Wollner
directed by Padraic Lillis

A father and son embark on an alcoholic odyssey towards mutual understanding beneath the huge shadow of the woman they both loved. A comedy.

Open Alumni Reading--Please call (212) 757-6960 for reservations.

This event is open to the public.

12
Saturday

Writing Workshop: J.T. Rogers

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
12:00pm

New Dramatists is excited to offer you a one-day only 3-hour writing workshop with Olivier Award Nominee and 2012 Guggenheim Fellow J.T. Rogers!

Please join us this SATURDAY, APRIL 12TH 12-3PM for PLAYWRITING NUTS & BOLTS. This workshop requires you to attach the first 10-15 pages of your select play with enrollment.

This event is open to the public.

14-18
Multi-Day

Creativity Fund: Julie Marie Myatt

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
10:00am

The Revolution of Dreams
by Julie Marie Myatt
directed/facilitated by Adam Greenfield

Julie Marie Myatt will spend a week working on a brand new project: short inter-related one acts. She will explore a new process of creating plays working in collaboration with a company of actors and director.

The working portion of this Creativity Fund project is closed.

This event is closed to the public.

15
Tuesday

Alumni Reading: Steven Somkin

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
3:00pm

Melissa’s Choice
by Steven Somkin
directed by Mel Cobb

Set in a remote national forest, Melissa’s Choice is a comedy/drama of how bizarre fantasies, triggered by an unintended pregnancy, upend Melissa’s precisely ordered world and force a choice between two men who have their own ideas of how the world should be ordered.

Open Alumni Reading--Please call (212) 757-6960 for reservations.

This event is open to the public.

16
Wednesday

Exquisite Corpse by Mia Chung

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
10:00am

directed by Eric Ting

Miju moves from Korea to New Jersey with her GI husband, Tony, and their son. The effort to build a life and make friends—as well as learn English—has literally split Miju into pieces. She is even alienated from her own tongue. This surreal “chorus” of Mijus struggle to express themselves despite misinterpretation and cultural appropriation.

This reading is closed to the public.

This event is closed to the public.

23
Wednesday

Madame Ho and Kitchen Table by Eugenie Chan

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
10:00am

Eugenie will take a day to explore each play in the company of actors and director.

This reading is closed to the public.

This event is closed to the public.

24-29
Multi-Day

Creativity Fund: John Walch

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
10:00am

What God Hath Wrought: A Transatlantic Farce
by John Walch
directed by Shana Gold

This event is closed to the public.

25
Friday

Madame Ho and Kitchen Table by Eugenie Chan

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
10:00am

Eugenie will take a day to explore each play in the company of actors and director.

This reading is closed to the public.

This event is closed to the public.

28-2
Multi-Day

Creativity Fund: Erin Courtney

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
10:00am

I Will Be Gone
by Erin Courtney
directed by Oliver Butler

Erin Courtney will spend the week working on a new play in collaboration with actors and a director.

The working portion of this Creativity Fund project is closed.

The Creativity Fund offers playwrights extended time to explore and develop new plays and musicals up to five days.

This event is closed to the public.

29
Tuesday

Creativity Fund: John Walch

424 West 44th Street, New York, NY
7:00pm

What God Hath Wrought: A Transatlantic Farce
by John Walch
directed by Shana Gold

This event is open to the public.

 
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