Jan 31, 2021

  • LIVE STREAM

    The Aviatrix: A New Musical

    By Lily Dwoskin, Casey O'Neil

    Dates:

    January 28th- January 31st 2021 available on demand.

    Summary:

    What would you sacrifice for your dreams? Told by an all womxn cast, "The Aviatrix" follows Harriet Quimby, the first American woman to get her pilot’s license and the first woman in the world to fly across the English Channel. We follow Harriet as her constant drive to achieve greatness overtakes her relationships, including her friendship with fellow aviatrix, Matilde Moisant. With a contemporary pop and jazz score, The Aviatrix shares Harriet Quimby's legacy with a new audience and sings the story of this forgotten American hero. Book & Lyrics by Lily Dwoskin, Music by Casey O'Neil. 

  • LIVE STREAM

    MARTHA BAKES: a Biography of a Revolution and Insurrection

    By Don Wilson Glenn

    Dates:

    Sunday, Jan 31 @ 4:30 PM (PT)

    Summary:

    The Vanport Mosaic presents, a staged reading of the first act of a new play MARTHA BAKES: a Biography of a Revolution and Insurrection that never happened. Using the device of the one-woman show, MARTHA BAKES takes a satirical lens to American Colonial HerStory. Part historical biography, part cooking show, we are invited into the relationship between Martha Washington, our original First Lady, and her dower slave Oney Marie Judge during an imagined slave revolt on Mount Vernon.

  • LIVE STREAM

    Troy USA

    By Don Wilson Glenn, Dmae Roberts

    Dates:

    Sunday, Jan 31 @ 9PM (PT)

    Summary:

    Welcome to Troy, USA, 1973, where tensions are high, draft cards are burning, and protests are rampant. A Chorus of historic activists and organizers guides us through this world premiere adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Troilus and Cressida, examining war, race, class, oppression, betrayal, and just how far we will go for love. Featuring striking imagery, soulful music, and a powerful multi-racial ensemble cast, Troy, USA marks the first major collaboration between playwrights Don Wilson Glenn and Dmae Roberts, and the third commission of Bag&Baggage Productions’ Problem Play Project, supported by the Meyer Memorial Trust. For this Fertile Ground presentation, we offer you a virtual window into the script mid-way through the development process, directed by B&B Resident Artist Lawrence Siulagi.

Jan 30, 2021

  • LIVE STREAM

    The Aviatrix: A New Musical

    By Lily Dwoskin, Casey O'Neil

    Dates:

    January 28th- January 31st 2021 available on demand.

    Summary:

    What would you sacrifice for your dreams? Told by an all womxn cast, "The Aviatrix" follows Harriet Quimby, the first American woman to get her pilot’s license and the first woman in the world to fly across the English Channel. We follow Harriet as her constant drive to achieve greatness overtakes her relationships, including her friendship with fellow aviatrix, Matilde Moisant. With a contemporary pop and jazz score, The Aviatrix shares Harriet Quimby's legacy with a new audience and sings the story of this forgotten American hero. Book & Lyrics by Lily Dwoskin, Music by Casey O'Neil. 

Jan 29, 2021

  • LIVE STREAM

    The Aviatrix: A New Musical

    By Lily Dwoskin, Casey O'Neil

    Dates:

    January 28th- January 31st 2021 available on demand.

    Summary:

    What would you sacrifice for your dreams? Told by an all womxn cast, "The Aviatrix" follows Harriet Quimby, the first American woman to get her pilot’s license and the first woman in the world to fly across the English Channel. We follow Harriet as her constant drive to achieve greatness overtakes her relationships, including her friendship with fellow aviatrix, Matilde Moisant. With a contemporary pop and jazz score, The Aviatrix shares Harriet Quimby's legacy with a new audience and sings the story of this forgotten American hero. Book & Lyrics by Lily Dwoskin, Music by Casey O'Neil. 

  • LIVE STREAM

    African Caribbean Mixfest

    Dates:

    Jan 19- 29 

    Summary:

    Atlantic Theater Company will present African Caribbean MixFest, a series of free readings that will run virtually Tuesday, January 19 through Friday, January 29.

    This winter, Atlantic will be presenting readings of full-length plays by France- Luce Benson, Guadalís Del Carmen, and Kwame Kwei -Armah as well as short plays by Jasmine Lee-Jones and Whitney White. Additionally, Atlantic Theater Company will commission Julissa Contreras, Dane Figueroa Edidi, and Patrice Johnson Chevannes to create short one-acts and present them as readings alongside a short play by Jeff Augustin for this year’s African Caribbean MixFest.

     

     

    Theatre:

Jan 28, 2021

  • LIVE STREAM

    The Aviatrix: A New Musical

    By Lily Dwoskin, Casey O'Neil

    Dates:

    January 28th- January 31st 2021 available on demand.

    Summary:

    What would you sacrifice for your dreams? Told by an all womxn cast, "The Aviatrix" follows Harriet Quimby, the first American woman to get her pilot’s license and the first woman in the world to fly across the English Channel. We follow Harriet as her constant drive to achieve greatness overtakes her relationships, including her friendship with fellow aviatrix, Matilde Moisant. With a contemporary pop and jazz score, The Aviatrix shares Harriet Quimby's legacy with a new audience and sings the story of this forgotten American hero. Book & Lyrics by Lily Dwoskin, Music by Casey O'Neil. 

  • LIVE STREAM

    Erma Bombeck: At Wit's End

    By Allison Engel, Margaret Engel

    Dates:

    Available to stream now through Jan 28

    Summary:

    With wisecracking charm, iconic humorist Erma Bombeck takes us through her journey from homemaker, to popular syndicated columnist, to feminist crusader and more. Starring Louisville-based performer Jessica Wortham, this one-woman show is a frank, poignant look at Bombeck’s ambition to define herself beyond the roles of wife and mother—while still embracing how these “ordinary” things can bring extraordinary joy.

    Theatre:
  • LIVE STREAM

    African Caribbean Mixfest

    Dates:

    Jan 19- 29 

    Summary:

    Atlantic Theater Company will present African Caribbean MixFest, a series of free readings that will run virtually Tuesday, January 19 through Friday, January 29.

    This winter, Atlantic will be presenting readings of full-length plays by France- Luce Benson, Guadalís Del Carmen, and Kwame Kwei -Armah as well as short plays by Jasmine Lee-Jones and Whitney White. Additionally, Atlantic Theater Company will commission Julissa Contreras, Dane Figueroa Edidi, and Patrice Johnson Chevannes to create short one-acts and present them as readings alongside a short play by Jeff Augustin for this year’s African Caribbean MixFest.

     

     

    Theatre:

Jan 27, 2021

  • LIVE STREAM

    Erma Bombeck: At Wit's End

    By Allison Engel, Margaret Engel

    Dates:

    Available to stream now through Jan 28

    Summary:

    With wisecracking charm, iconic humorist Erma Bombeck takes us through her journey from homemaker, to popular syndicated columnist, to feminist crusader and more. Starring Louisville-based performer Jessica Wortham, this one-woman show is a frank, poignant look at Bombeck’s ambition to define herself beyond the roles of wife and mother—while still embracing how these “ordinary” things can bring extraordinary joy.

    Theatre:
  • LIVE STREAM

    African Caribbean Mixfest

    Dates:

    Jan 19- 29 

    Summary:

    Atlantic Theater Company will present African Caribbean MixFest, a series of free readings that will run virtually Tuesday, January 19 through Friday, January 29.

    This winter, Atlantic will be presenting readings of full-length plays by France- Luce Benson, Guadalís Del Carmen, and Kwame Kwei -Armah as well as short plays by Jasmine Lee-Jones and Whitney White. Additionally, Atlantic Theater Company will commission Julissa Contreras, Dane Figueroa Edidi, and Patrice Johnson Chevannes to create short one-acts and present them as readings alongside a short play by Jeff Augustin for this year’s African Caribbean MixFest.

     

     

    Theatre:

Jan 26, 2021