nytheater now Welcomes new SQUAD Members


April 11, 2014


We are very happy to announce that this week we added 18 new members to our SQUAD -- the folks who contribute commentary to nytheater now and Indie Theater Now.

I'd like to introduce them to you:

These folks are predominantly actors: Moira Stone, Everett Goldner, Morgan Lindsay Tachco, (Ms) Jake Lipman, Stephanie Schwartz, Rafael Albarran

These folks are predominantly directors: Sarah Chichester, Leta Tremblay

These folks are predominantly playwrights: Isaac Rathbone, Monica Trausch, Teddy Nicholas, Jona Tarlin, Julia Koerwer

These folks do it all -- direct, act, write, produce, etc: Cheryl King, Claire Moodey, David Lally

And one stage manager: Liz Richards

And one theater educator/blogger: Sara Zweig

You'll be seeing their articles on nytheater now in the coming weeks -- and they will definitely be helping us with our signature gavel-to-gavel coverage of the New York International Fringe Festival this August!

 

 

 

 

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