the jam is back with a new work jam!

thenewgeorgesJAMboreeAn evening of brand spankin’ new works-in-progress
written and directed by members of
The New Georges Jam!

One show only!
Thursday May 21

Dixon Place
161A Chrystie Street
tickets 12 bucks in advance
right here!


Emma Weinstein, excerpt from Come My Beloved

Krista Knight and Colette Robert, songs from Fordlandia

Mary Birnbaum and Caitlin Saylor Stephens, except from From the Basement of My Heart

Helen Banner and Jess Chayes, excerpt from Intelligence

Kim Davies and Danya Taymor, excerpt from Miss Authenticity

Sarah Krohn and Tasha Gordon-Solmon, excerpt from Pal

Kathleen Amshoff and Helen Banner, excerpt from Soldier Love

Normandy Sherwood and Lisa Szolovits, excerpt from Spiritual Things

Mia Rovegno, excerpt from Tokyo Play

MJ Kaufman and Nicole A. Watson, excerpt from We Sat in the Death House

Read more about every sparkling member of The New Georges Jam right here!

And in case you haven’t heard… The Jam is New Georges’ “performance gym” for female playwrights and directors, founded in 2010 by Lucy Alibar, Jess Chayes and Portia Krieger and currently facilitated by Jess Chayes and Sarah Krohn!
Members of the group develop collaborative work through director-writer pairings. Last May, New Georges produced Jam on Toast, a giant festival of new works by women including three world premiere productions and ten workshops, all at Dixon Place. Past Jam shows include Spring Recital, Jam on Ice, and Cotillion, evenings of fully-produced short works — JAMBOREE extends that tradition!



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