Welcome to the NEW nytheater now.
This is the place where members of the indie theater community, led by editor Martin Denton, bring audiences the low-down on contemporary and new plays in New York City. Check the sections below for our latest updates.
Play for Today: "An Appeal to the Woman of the House"
This play by Christie Perfetti Williams is one of the nominees for Outstanding Full-Length Script at next Monday's New York Innovative Theatre Awards.
Martin on New Plays: Announcing the 2014 FringeNYC Play Collection on Indie Theater Now
A look at the 27 new plays selected for Indie Theater Now's FringeNYC 2014 Collection.
Indie Artists on New Plays: Teach, Teacher, Teachest
If you’re familiar with the Theater of the Absurd and specifically, Eugene Ionesco’s The Lesson, will you enjoy Teach, Teacher, Teachest? Absolutely. If you’re not familiar with either, will this hinder your enjoyment of Teach, Teacher, Teachest? Absolutely not.
Playwrights on New Plays: The March of the Bonus Army
Playwright Tim Errickson is high on Isaac Rathbone's new play The March of the Bonus Army.
The Farm Report: Don't Play The Problem
The Farm Theater in collaboration with three colleges (Ashland University, Clark University, and Centre College) commissioned playwright Lindsay Joy to write a play. This blog is to document the journey of the play and be a place for all of us (you included) to join the creative conversation.
Actors are working on their roles in the Lindsay Joy play being developed by the Farm Theater College Collaboration Project.
From the Editor: NYTE Small Press Book Donation Event
NYTE Small Press is donating cartons of our back list play anthologies to indie theater companies.