New Podcast! St. Francis Preaches To The Birds by David Ives

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In this week’s podcast, two vultures have a bone to pick with Saint Francis. St. Francis Preaches To The Birds by David Ives, features Carson Elrod (Peter and the Starcatcher), Julie Halston (Vampire Lesbians of Sodom), Matthew Saldivar (Peter and the Starcatcher), and Lois Smith (East of EdenFive Easy Pieces); directed by Tony Award winner, John Rando. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation with the artists, moderated by founding Artistic Director Claudia Catania.

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New Podcast! SKIN by Naveen Choudhury

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In this week’s podcast, Skin by Naveen Choudhury, romance sparks at the college health clinic. Featuring Vandit Bhatt, and Nitya Vidyasagar (“Sesame Street”). Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation with Naveen Choudhury moderated by founding Artistic Director Claudia Catania.

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New Podcast! BREAKFAST AT THE TRACK by Lanford Wilson

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A morning person and a night owl make for a mixed marriage in this week’s podcast, Breakfast at the Track by Lanford Wilson. Featuring Jeanine Serralles (Inside Llewyn Davis) and Lorenzo Pisoni (The Explorers Club at MTC), directed by Caitriona McLaughlin. Recorded live at BRIC Arts Media in downtown Brooklyn, stay tuned after the performance for a conversation with the artists moderated by founding Artistic Director Claudia Catania.

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New Podcast! FIFTH PLANET by David Auburn

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In David Auburn’s Fifth Planet, a professional astronomer played by Amy Ryan (BirdmanGone, Baby, Gone; “The Wire,” “In Treatment,” “The Office”) and an amateur astronomer (Bobby Moreno Year of the Rooster) hazard a friendship and learn more about Jupiter than they bargained for. David Auburn directs. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation with the artists moderated by founding Artistic Director Claudia Catania.

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New Podcast! ATTENTION by Holly Walter Kerby

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In Holly Walter Kerby’s Attention, Amber (Tony nominee Celia Keenan-Bolger) is bummed out that her boyfriend has visited his family without her. She takes solace in playing The Sims computer game. When her boyfriend David (Tony nominee Steven Boyer) calls to ask her the big question, he finds her hopelessly in the loving clutches of The Sims! Directed by Michael Barakiva. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation with the artists moderated by founding Artistic Director Claudia Catania.

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New Podcast! Napoleon in Exile by Daniel Reitz

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This week’s podcast, Napoleon in Exile by Daniel Reitz, is about a single mother and her young adult son who has ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorder). It features Will Dagger and Jane Kaczmarek (“Malcolm in the Middle”) and is directed by Marsha Mason (The Good-bye Girl and Chapter Two)Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between the artists and founding Artistic Director, Claudia Catania.

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New Podcast! A Very Very Short Play by Jacquelyn Reingold

 

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In this week’s podcast, A Very Very Short Play by Jacquelyn Reingold, two passengers of very different statures meet on a plane and take off. It features Tony Nominee Hope Davis (God of Carnage), Richard Kind (Inside Out, Spin City), and Robert Stanton directed by Jonathan Bernstein. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between the playwright, director, and founding Artistic Director, Claudia Catania.

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New Podcast! ANNIVERSARY by Rachel Bonds

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New podcast! ANNIVERSARY by Rachel Bonds, a comic drama about a young, grieving woman who finds love again. Featuring Michael Esper (The Last Ship, A Beautiful Mind), Sarah Sokolovic (“Homeland”), Steven Boyer (Hand to God), and Sue Jean Kim (Water by the Spoonful). Directed by Linsay Firman. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between the playwright and founding Artistic Director, Claudia Catania.

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Callie Thorne

By the Water’s Edge, Wet by Jonathan Bernstein

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Callie was most recently seen on “Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll”(FX); “Mysteries of Laura” (NBC); “SVU” (NBC). Other notable television credits include “Necessary Roughness” (USA); “Rescue Me” (FX) and “The Wire” (HBO). She was last seen on stage in Neil Labute’s The Money Shot at MCC.

New Podcast! BOUNCE WITH ME! WE’RE BEING HEATED! by Christopher Sullivan

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Take radars, magnetrons, and dielectric heating; add two teenagers; mix and get lots of heat in this funny short about a teenage first date. Bounce With Me! We’re Being Heated! by Christopher Sullivan features Lucy DeVito and Christopher Sullivan in a performance role. Directed by John Giampietro. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation with the artists moderated by founding Artistic Director Claudia Catania.

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Graeme Gillis

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Hate the Loser Inside by Jon Kern

gillis-pic-for-dramatist_2-2Graeme Gillis has proudly acted in plays by Robert Askins, Chiara Atik, Annie Baker, Clare Barron, Delaney Britt Brewer, Eliza Clark, Emily Conbere, Josh Conkel, Jahna Ferron-Smith, Darcy Fowler, Amy Fox, Edith Freni, Ann-Marie Healy, Amy Herzog, Brendan Hill, J. Holtham, Mrinalini Kamath, Jon Kern, Courtney Lauria, Michael Lew, Patrick Link, Mariah MacCarthy, Eric March, Gregg Mozgala, Ana Noguiera, Qui Nguyen, Kyoung Park, Ming Peiffer, Abby Rosebrock, Matt Schatz, Phil Schmiedl, Kristin Slaney, Christopher Sullivan, Michael Louis Wells, Emily Chadick Weiss, Leah Nanako Winkler, and Zhu Yi. And Ben Rosenthal and William Shakespeare and Lloyd Suh. He is a member of the Actors Studio and Ensemble Studio Theatre.

New Podcast! Mere Mortals by David Ives

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New podcast! In Mere Mortals by David Ives, three bridge-and-tunnel construction workers reveal secret pasts over their lunch pails. Featuring Bobby Cannavale (“Vinyl, Blue Jasmine), Matthew Maher (The Flick, A Most Violent Year), and Alfredo Narciso (The Motherf***er With the Hat). Directed by Tony Award winner John Rando. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between playwright, director and cast moderated by our Artistic Producer Claudia Catania.

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New Podcast! Open Arms by Alexandra Gersten-Vassilaros

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New podcast! In Open Arms by Alexandra Gersten-Vassilaros, an impending 50th birthday party sets off calamity over coffee and Kindles. Open Arms is directed by Tony Award winner John Rando and features Julie White (The Little Dog Laughed – TONY, Airline Highway – TONY nomination), and Bill Irwin (Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? – TONY). Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between our Artistic Director, Claudia Catania, the playwright, director, and cast.

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New Podcast! The Strangest Kind of Romance by Tennessee Williams

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New podcast! In The Strangest Kind of Romance by Tennessee Williams, a man’s love for his feline companion confounds everyone around him. Featuring Matthew Cowles (“All My Children”), Adam Driver (Star Wars Episode VII, “Girls”), Michael Stuhlbarg (“Boardwalk Empire,” A Serious Man), Kathleen Turner (Peggy Sue Got Married, The Virgin Suicides), Jack Wetherall and Ellen Barber. Stay tuned after the performance for a conversation between our Artistic Director, Claudia Catania, and Kathleen Turner.

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Lynn Rosen

Lynn’s plays have been produced oheadshotlynnrosenr developed with: Actors Theatre of Louisville, TheatreWorks (Silicon Valley), Women’s Project, New Georges, Ensemble Studio Theatre (two EST/Sloan commissions), Centerstage (Baltimore), Studio Theatre, Working Theater, Barrington Stage, The New Group, The Lark, terraNOVA Collective, New Harmony, GEVA, Fault Line Theatre, The Brick Theater, Red Bull Theatre, Todd Mountain Theater Project, The Lark Development Center (Writing Fellow), 52nd Street Project, among others. Lynn was commissioned in 2016 by UCSB for her new play Bernhard which was just produced in their acclaimed Launch Pad series. She also cowrites and co-created the award-winning web series “Darwin,” directed by Carrie Preston, with whom she is developing two TV pilots. Darwin was named one of the “Top Ten Best Web Series of 2015” by Paste Magazine and season two is currently in production. Her short piece The Amazing America Auction, originally commissioned for Centerstage, is included in Hal Hartley’s feature film My America. Coming up: The Firebirds Take the Field world premiere at Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, Chicago; Washed Up On the Potomac with The Pool, NYC; development of her musical Gurley! at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Writers’ Retreat with rock band The Kilbanes. Lynn is a Resident Playwright at New Dramatists in NYC.