Last year through its January debut, we watched a lot and supported a little as playwright Kate Benson and director Lee Sunday Evans brought [PORTO] to The Bushwick Starr. Their first big collaboration since their Obie-winning A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN NOVEMBER ON THE BANKS OF THE GREATEST OF THE GREAT LAKES, it was a beautiful production and a sold-out hit!
Next season, WP Theater and The Bushwick Starr are re-mounting [PORTO] in WP’s uptown digs. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to support just a little more, as associates in this endeavor. We’re grateful to our friends at WP — who helped us move GREAT LAKES uptown in 2015 — and the Starr for inviting us, and original producers John DelGaudio and Rachel Karpf, who did such a fantastic job. If you didn’t catch it before, or even if you did, hope to see you early next year!
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October 19, 2017
Learn more Get tickets Read about The Pool in The Brooklyn Rail New Georges’ Supported Productions program provides mentorship, resources and an institutional platform to affiliated artists producing their own work independently. Our latest Supported Production is actually THREE! And supports … Continue reading
September 19, 2017
Learn more about the residencies and the summit The Audrey Residency Summit continues! With workshop presentations of new plays which began their development during one of the program’s four annual cycles so far. All presentations at 520 8th Avenue, 3rd … Continue reading
July 26, 2017
In four speedy years, our Audrey Residency program — 3 weeks spent working on a new-play project over the course of a year + a monthly community gathering — has become a productive, indispensable delight. 44 affiliated artists have passed through it, … Continue reading
May 22, 2017
GET TICKETS FULL SCHEDULE PDF! HOW TO GET THERE, WHERE TO EAT LEARN MORE ABOUT WORKS ON WATER READ THE SUNDAY NEW YORK TIMES FEATURE “Gorgeous! Poignant and transporting and sly… Matthis exudes vulnerability, self-effacing humor, and a crackling intelligence.” … Continue reading