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April 27, 2017

Response to Open Letter from Middle Eastern American Theater Community

We’re proud of our production of Zayd Dohrn’s ‘The Profane’, a provocative story that has prompted many discussions by those who’ve seen it. In response to the thoughtful open letter by members of the Middle Eastern American theater community, we gratefully accept the call for explicit action toward greater representation on our stages as well as in our offices. Read our full response to the open letter »


January 27, 2017

Kevin Geer (November 7, 1952–January 25, 2017)

Photo 1) Melinda Wade, Ellen Bethea, and Kevin Geer in The Bodhisattva Locksmith by Lynn Martin, part of the one-act play series Black Ink 2) Kevin Geer, Scott Campbell, and Cynthia Nixon in On The Bum, Or The Next Train Through by Neal Bell.

 

We are devastated by the untimely passing of our dear friend and colleague, Kevin Geer — a consummate actor's actor and a cherished member of the theater community. We were lucky enough to have worked with him both on Neal Bell's On The Bum, Or The Next Train Through, and Black Ink.

More on Kevin Geer in Playbill  »

 


December 3, 2016

Alice Drummond (May 21, 1928 – November 30, 2016)

Photo of Marvin's Room with Alice Drummond [bottom]

Today we remember and commemorate the dear Off-Broadway veteran Alice Drummond, and her time with us at Playwrights in Scott McPherson's Marvin's Room and Steve Tesich's Art's and Leisure. Thank you, Alice.

More on Alice Drummond in the New York Times »