Queens Rising: A Celeration of Arts & Culture | June 2022

Queens Rising is a multi-disciplinary arts celebration created to highlight the borough’s culture and creative diversity throughout the month of June. The official launch is on Saturday, June 4th at the Queens Night Market located at the back of the Hall of Science at Flushing Meadow Corona Park. Your author sampled dishes this weekend andContinue reading “Queens Rising: A Celeration of Arts & Culture | June 2022”

Piccione Arts Accepting Submissions – 5/1-5/31

Submissions for plays for the upcoming 2022-2023 season of the Talking It Out Virtual Arts Festival in support of mental health awareness will be accepted this May for Mental Health Awareness Month beginning May 1st at 12am EST. Please read below for more details. This year, we will be accepting submissions for short plays, (lessContinue reading “Piccione Arts Accepting Submissions – 5/1-5/31”

2022 Fresh Fruit Festival – May 2-14 Our special “Return To Live” edition, featuring entirely Full-Length Plays MAY 2 – 14, At The WILD PROJECT, 195 East 3rd Street > DIRECTIONS Please Read/Download our Covid-19 Safety Policy Before purchasing tickets: > READ > TICKETS Available Now for All Performances > HERE > Download complete Festival Performance Schedule > HERE “Accidental Intimacies” – byContinue reading “”

TBB Podcast: Meet Elana Gartner

Internationally produced and recognized playwright Elana Gartner has written Runtime Error (2021 semi-finalist for the Eugene O’Neill Conference. Virtual reading: Transformation Theater), Before Lesbians (2020 Dayton FutureFest Finalist; 2nd Place Recipient of the 2018 Henley Rose Playwriting Competition for Women. Readings: Oberlin College, Yellow Rose Productions. Virtual readings: Dayton Futurefest; Good Luck Macbeth), Because ofContinue reading “TBB Podcast: Meet Elana Gartner”

Meet Laura Vogels and I Squeezed Really Hard

Name: Laura Vogels Where are you creating theatre? The Wild Project Tell us about your current project? I am producing a show called I Squeezed Really Hard. In it Anthony Misiano serves up a series of painfully funny, progressively more shocking stories about a turbulent childhood and the modern broken home. A journey as raw as itContinue reading “Meet Laura Vogels and I Squeezed Really Hard”

TBB Podcast: Meet Qurrat Ann Kadwani

Qurrat Ann Kadwani (Actress, Writer, Producer) is the first South Asian female to have a comedic solo play, THEY CALL ME Q (www.theycallmeqshow.com), produced Off Broadway for which she has won awards including Best Actress, Best Play, citations from NYS Assemblyman and Bronx Borough President, Trailblazer from SAIPAF, Cultural from AAPICC, Dream from SAPNA.  Featured on FoxContinue reading “TBB Podcast: Meet Qurrat Ann Kadwani”

Meet Christina Pecce & Witches, Bitches, and Divas

Name: Christina Pecce Where are you creating theatre?  The Green Room 42 in NYC Tell us about your current project?  Witches, Bitches, and Divas! Deemed “truly spellbinding” by NiteLife Exchange, songs from your favorite standards, musicals, and operas are given a fresh spin to keep you enchanted and bewildered. This is a night of cross-overContinue reading “Meet Christina Pecce & Witches, Bitches, and Divas”

Meet Sam De Roest and The Waterman

Name: Sam De Roest Where are you creating theatre? New York City Tell us about your current project? The Waterman revolves around a race of peaceful ocean-dwelling “Water People” who come into conflict with the so-called “Land Men” over their reckless pollution and illegal fishing practices. The two civilizations, both deeply suspicious of the other,Continue reading “Meet Sam De Roest and The Waterman”


(NY, NY) NPTC is pleased to announce the launch of THEATRE FROM THE STREETS, a 12-week pilot project prompted by discussions among theatre women involved with the 2020 Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award, given by the International Committee of the League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW). NPTC is partnering with U.S. and international companies to provideContinue reading “THEATRE FROM THE STREETS: PALESTINE & LEBANON”