I'm directing Stephen Kaplan's new short play, Helen Keller Visits Martha Graham's Dance Studio as part of Project Y Theatre's 3rd New York New Playwright Festival (NYNP) with #ParityPlays, by the Project Y Playwrights Group, where the casts are 50% or more women!
20 WRITERS. 9 NEW PLAYS.
3 WORLD PREMIERE PRODUCTIONS.
"Project Y's New York New Playwright Festival (NYNPF) was created in 2011 with the focus on playwrights and development of new work. We want to break the endless cycle of readings that many plays get trapped in by giving writers a chance to see their work up and on its feet before an audience in a review-free, supportive environment. It is the goal of NYNPF to allow each piece in the festival the space to grow in front of an audience by providing writers with the tools to mount a workshop production of their new play and “test it” with
Helen Keller Visits Martha Graham’s Dance Studio
written by Stephen Kaplan
directed by Leta Tremblay
featuring Madeline Chilese, Maia Karo, & Bethany Nicole Taylor
"Two giants face off over the nature of art."
PERFORMANCES of #ParityPlays:
Wednesday, October 21 at 8:30pm
Thursday, October 22 at 7pm
At The Cell (338 W. 23rd Street)
Tickets are available at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2402185