New Plays Festival 2018

Organized by David Henry Hwang, Theatre.

 

Full festival schedule below.

 

Nako Adodoadji, Melis Aker, Andy Boyd, Nora Sørena Casey, Santino DeAngelo, Max Mondi, Ayvaunn Penn, Gordon Penn, Gina Stevensen, and Ed Wasserman.

 

Multiple locations: Flexible Performance Space, Lenfest Center for the Arts, and Pershing Square Signature Theatre.

 

 

Complete Festival Schedule

The Outposters

by Santino DeAngelo

at Lenfest Center for the Arts

April 4 @ 2:30pm

April 6 @ 8pm

April 7 @ 2:30pm

River Rouge

by Andy Boyd

at Lenfest Center for the Arts

April 5 @ 8pm

April 6 @ 2:30pm

April 7 @ 7:30pm

New Plays Festival Interview: Andy Boyd '18 and Santino DeAngelo '18

New Plays Festival Interview: Andy Boyd '18 and Santino DeAngelo '18

March 26, 2018

What are the main challenges you faced in writing and producing your play?   S: Just the existential limits of time… We’re having a blast!  

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Between Fire and Smoke

by Ed Wasserman

at Pershing Square Signature Center

April 18 @ 2:30pm

April 20 @ 8pm

April 21 @ 2:30pm

The Nature Room

by Nora Sørena Casey

at Pershing Square Signature Center

April 19 @ 8pm

April 20 @ 2:30pm

April 21 @ 7:30pm

New Plays Festival Interview: Ed Wasserman '18 and Nora Sørena Casey '18

New Plays Festival Interview: Ed Wasserman '18 and Nora Sørena Casey '18

April 6, 2018

Opening in two weeks are Ed Wasserman’s Between Fire and Smoke and Nora Sørena Casey’s The Nature Room. We talked with these playwrights to find out more about their plays and the process of producing.

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House of Karen

by Max Mondi

at Pershing Square Signature Center

April 25 @ 2:30pm

April 27 @ 8pm

April 28 @ 2:30pm

The Colony

by Gina Stevensen

at Pershing Square Signature Center

April 26 @ 8pm

April 27 @ 2:30pm

April 28 @ 7:30pm

New Plays Festival Interview: Gina Stevensen '18 and Max Mondi '18

New Plays Festival Interview: Gina Stevensen '18 and Max Mondi '18

April 24, 2018

Opening this week are Max Mondi’s House of Karen and Gina Stevesen’s The Colony. We talked with these playwrights to find out more about their plays and the process of producing.

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Field, Awakening

by Melis Aker

at Pershing Square Signature Center

May 2 @ 2:30pm

May 4 @ 8pm

May 5 @ 2:30pm

Kill Hamlet

by Nako Adodoadji

at Pershing Square Signature Center

May 3 @ 8pm

May 4 @ 2:30pm

May 5 @ 7:30pm

New Plays Festival Interview: Nako Adodoadji '18 & Melis Aker'18

New Plays Festival Interview: Nako Adodoadji '18 & Melis Aker'18

May 2, 2018

What are the main challenges you have faced in writing and producing this play?   

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The Feather Doesn't Fall Far From the Wing: A Play with Music

by Ayvaunn Penn

at Pershing Square Signature Center

May 9 @ 3:00pm

May 11 @ 8pm

May 12 @ 3:00pm

Into the Zone

by Gordon Penn

at Pershing Square Signature Center

May 10 @ 8pm

May 11 @ 2:30pm

May 12 @ 7:30pm

New Plays Festival Interview: Ayvaunn Penn '18 & Gordon Penn '18

New Plays Festival Interview: Ayvaunn Penn '18 & Gordon Penn '18

May 7, 2018

The Playwrights 2018 New Plays Festival consists of the 2018 MFA Playwriting Class Thesis Projects and will run through May 12th. There are only a few shows left!

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Event Time & Date

Date: Past Event
Location: Multiple locations
Flexible Performance Space
Lenfest Center for the Arts
615 W. 129 St.
New York, NY 10027
AND
Ford Foundation Studio
The Pershing Square Signature Center
480 W 42nd St
New York, NY 10036
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