February 2017

18-2
Multi-Day
3
Friday

2017 Composer-Librettist Studio Presentation

424 West 44th Street (between 9th and 10th Avenues)
1:00pm

All public events at New Dramatists are FREE and reservations are required. This event fills to capacity each year. Please call 212-757-6960 or click here to reserve your seats!

For two weeks, New Dramatists turns over the entire building to the Composer-Librettist Studio intensive. Beginning at 1pm, you are invited to hear the 25 new musical pieces generated over the course of the studio.

This event is open to the public.

6
Monday

Mia Chung continues work on her play Catch as Catch Can.

7
Tuesday

Samuel Hunter directs actors in a two-day workshop of Greater Clements.

9-11
Multi-Day

Mia Chung works with composer Peter Stopschinski on a new musical about the Korean War.

10
Friday

Juke by Brian Watkins

424 West 44th Street (between 9th and 10th Avenues)
3:00pm

Public reading directed by Danya Taymor.

All public events at New Dramatists are FREE. Reservations are required. Please call 212-757-6960 or click here to reserve your seats!

This event is open to the public.

15
Wednesday

Princess Grace Fellow Emma D. Stanton holds a one-day closed reading of her play, June in the Parade, directed by Sarah Krohn.

16-24
Multi-Day

Betty Shamieh works in closed session with director May Adrales on her play, The Strangest.

The Jerry A. Tishman Playwrights Creativity Fund supports 3-5 day playwright-driven projects. The Fund is sustained in perpetuity by the Jerry A. Tishman Living Trust, with current support from the Scherman Foundation's Katharine S. & Axel Rosin Fund and the Time Warner Foundation. It was established in 2008 by a lead grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

16
Thursday

The Mysteries of 9/11: an evening of plays hosted by Sander Hicks

424 West 44th Street (between 9th and 10th Avenues)
6:30pm

***Please note this event now starts at 6:30pm***

Public alumni reading directed by Mahayana Landowne.

All public events at New Dramatists are FREE. Reservations are required. Please call 212-757-6960 or click here to reserve your seats!

This event is open to the public.

18-20
Multi-Day
21
Tuesday

A Long Trip by Sea by Matthew Freeman

424 West 44th Street (between 9th and 10th Avenues)
3:00pm

Public reading directed by Mark Armstrong.

All public events at New Dramatists are FREE. Reservations are required. Please call 212-757-6960 or click here to reserve your seats!

This event is open to the public.

22-23
Multi-Day

Kate Cortesi works with collaborators on her play, One More Less.

27
Monday

The Starving Dress by Matthew Freeman

424 West 44th Street (between 9th and 10th Avenues)
7:00pm

Public reading directed by Jessi Hill.

All public events at New Dramatists are FREE. Reservations are required. Please call 212-757-6960 or click here to reserve your seats!

When a woman in a red dress becomes aware that she is in sealed, liminal world, she searches her scattered memory and the fractious tribes that form around her for answers and, perhaps, a path to freedom.

This event is open to the public.

 
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