Jan 28, 2021

  • 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.

     

     

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    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 27, 2021

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    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.

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    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.

     

     

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Jan 26, 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.

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    The Making of Medea's Medea

    By Chas Belov

    Dates:

    Jan 26 @ 8:00 pm EST/5:00 pm PST

    Summary:

    The Making of Medea's Medea is a mockumentary satire that documents Medea's recent stage play, her modern-day retelling of her ancient story of revenge. We meet Medea, Jason, and the actors who play them. The show seems destined for Broadway until bodies start to fall. This is a one-act version, about 35 minutes, appearing as part of Digital Dionysia, a ten-week Zoom series of plays inspired by Greek mythology. Playing together with The Oracle Cassandra by Amanda Beveridge, directed by James Peter Sotis.

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    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.

     

     

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Jan 25, 2021

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    What They Said About Sex

    By Steve Budd

    Dates:

    Jan. 24 & Feb. 6 at 7pm

    Summary:

    Ever wonder what other people know about sex that you don’t? Meet a gay man, a polyamorous woman, a trans man, and an octogenarian, and take a ride through their stories, struggles, and secrets—and Steve’s. In this 50-minute production, Steve plays several characters, using monologues developed from interviews.

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    PlayGround-SF
    Berkeley, CA
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    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.

     

     

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  • 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.

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Jan 24, 2021

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    A Black And White Cookie

    By Gary Morgenstein

    Dates:

     Thursday, Jan 21 @ 7:00 PM/ET & Sunday, Jan 24 @ 3PM/ET. 

    Summary:

    Incorporating the pandemic experiences of the past eight months into their production that Covid-19 brought to a halt in March, the award-winning Ego Actus Theatre Company today announced it will still present Gary Morgenstein’s new drama A Black and White Cookie, but in an updated version that is set against the backdrop of New York City reopening, post-pandemic.

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    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.

     

     

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