Recent Theatre for a New Audience News

Announcing the Full Cast of The Servant of Two Masters

Theatre For a New Audience has announced complete casting for the Off-Broadway premiere of Carlo Goldoni’s comedy The Servant of Two Masters, the first play of the 2016-17 season at Polonsky Shakespeare Center. The cast of this commedia dell’arte classic will also feature Liam Craig (Brighella), Melanie Field (Smeraldina), Andy Grotelueschen (Pantalone), Eugene Ma (Silvio),…Read More »

NYTimes: A Little Bit of Shakespeare in Ted Cruz’s RNC Speech?

Theatre for a New Audience’s Founding Artistic Director, Jeffrey Horowitz, weighed in on the Shakespearean nature of Ted Cruz’s RNC Speech along with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Shakespeare Theatre Company, and The Public Theater. To read the full article CLICK HERE.

ANNOUNCING our 2016-2017 Season!

Theatre for a New Audience is very proud to announce that our 2016-2017 Season will include THE SERVANT OF TWO MASTERS, THE SKIN OF OUR TEETH, HAPPY DAYS, and MEASURE FOR MEASURE. American Theatre – TFANA’s 2016-17 Season lineup features works by Thornton Wilder, Samuel Beckett, Shakespeare, and more. Playbill – TFANA Announces New Season TheatreMania – Theatre…Read More »

NY Times: Director Pulls ‘Hamlet’ From Theater for a New Audience

Hamlet, previously announced to be produced by Theatre for a New Audience in 2017 is cancelled due to the unilateral withdrawals of director Sam Gold and Oscar Isaac, who intended to play the title role. CLICK HERE for more

New York Times Critics’ Pick: Spouses Gasping for Air in Twinned Ibsen and Strindberg Plays

The New York Times says A DOLL’S HOUSE and THE FATHER are “Primal, Suspenseful, resonantly paired, achingly clear. Ms. Lacey is easy to identify with, we know where she’s coming from. Mr. Thompson is one of the most commanding classical actors…and is brilliant. To see them in tandem is to experience two of modern theater’s most…Read More »

Time Out New York: A DOLL’S HOUSE and THE FATHER is a FOUR-STAR Critics’ Pick

★★★★ “Celerity, clarity, accessible, universal resonance.” – Time Out New York, Critics’ Pick Read Sandy MacDonald’s reviews HERE

The New Yorker calls A DOLL’S HOUSE and THE FATHER “an inspired double bill.”

“This inspired double bill pairs two plays about marriage from two Scandinavian titans… a flash point about for new ideas about gender and political self-determination…in a virtuosic turn, Maggie Lacey and John Douglas Thompson play both Nordic couples” READ THE FULL REVIEW HERE

VIDEO: See a clip from both A DOLL’S HOUSE and THE FATHER


TDF Stages Interviews Arin Arbus, director of A DOLL’S HOUSE and THE FATHER

Arin Arbus, director of A DOLL’S HOUSE and THE FATHER sits down with TDF Stages to talk about Thornton Wilder’s adaptation of Ibsen’s A DOLL’S HOUSE. Read the full interview here!