Topics – Young Jean Lee

June 25, 2013

Playwright-to-Playwright: The After Seven Festival Video Series

In this video series celebrating the 2013 After Seven Festival, we randomly paired the eight out-going playwrights of New Dramatists and asked them each to, after spending 7-years in each others' company either directly or universally, consider something they needed to know from that person and then to pose the burning questions.  Read More

New Dramatists resident playwright Young Jean Lee will speak with playwright Thomas Bradshaw after a reading of Bradshaw's play Mary.

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September 15, 2012

We're Gonna Die And It Will Be OK

Resident playwright Young Jean Lee speaks to The Huffington Post's senior religion editor about her spectacle We're Gonna Die, running through September 15 at Lincoln Center Theater.  Read More

August 29, 2012

Young Jean Lee Discusses New Play "Straight White Men"

New Dramatists resident playwright Young Jean Lee discusses her new play Straight White Men, developed at the Space on Ryder Farm.  Read More

April 20, 2012

Young Jean Lee, Richard Maxwell Among Doris Duke Artists

The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation has announced the 21 performing artists in contemporary dance, jazz, theatre and multidisciplinary work who have been named as the inaugural Doris Duke Artists.  Read More

February 11, 2012

I AM THEATRE: Young Jean Lee

Theatre Communications Group's I AM THEATRE captures pivotal moments in the lives of theatre-makers in an online video series. This project will raise awareness for the theatre field and champion the diverse group of people who are creating, supporting, and engaging with theatre. TCG has graciously allowed New Dramatists to re-post videos related to our current resident playwrights, alumni and family of collaborators.  Read More

January 23, 2012

Young Jean Lee in Conversation

Young Jean Lee, playwright and director, talks with producer Caleb Hammons about her new work, The Untitled Feminist Show, now at the Baryshnikov Arts Center through February 4, 2012, as part of the COIL Festival. They discuss Young Jean’s approach to movement practice and the complications of naming and crediting a “Nearly Wordless Show.”  Read More

December 8, 2011

Young Jean Lee's "Untitled Feminist Show" to Make NY Premiere in January

For Untitled Feminist Show, adventurous playwright/director Young Jean Lee put together a group of the most charismatic performers she could find (a cabaret star, a burlesque star, three dance-world stars, and a downtown theater star) to engage the audience in a celebration of human transformation and fluidity.  Read More

September 22, 2011

Oct. 24 Panel Features David Adjmi, Young Jean Lee and Tarell Alvin McCraney

David Adjmi, Young Jean Lee, Tarell Alvin McCraney

In celebration of Theatre Communication Group’s 50th anniversary, the national organization for American theatre, The Greene Space at WNYC and WQXR will present four events featuring conversations with TCG playwrights. The evenings will be part of The Greene Space initiative “A New Theatre of Sound” series.  Read More


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