Recent Theatre for a New Audience News

New York City Players’ ISOLDE is a NEW YORK TIMES Critic’s Pick!

Ben Brantley of The New York Times calls New York City Players’ Isolde, “SMASHING…A tale of a romantic triangle where well-heeled people of artistic temperament pursue discreetly dangerous love lives.” Click here to read the full review, which originally ran in April 2014, during the production’s run at Abrons Arts Center.

ISOLDE is a two-time TIME OUT Critics’ Pick

David Cote and Helen Shaw of Time Out New York both choose New York City Players’ Isolde as a Critics’ Pick Read Helen Shaw’s five-star review here Read David Cote’s four-star review here  


Trish Deitch of The New Yorker calls New York City Players’ Isolde “riveting…inspired.” Click here to read the full review which ran in April 2014 during the production’s run at Abrons Arts Center.


The New York Times recently highlighted our upcoming productions of A Doll’s House and The Father in their Fall Preview. The two productions will be performed in rotating repertory by a single company beginning May 4.  Click here to read the full article.

NEW VIDEO: New York City Players’ ISOLDE

Watch our exclusive trailer for New York City Player’s ISOLDE here:  

Village Voice: New York Theater Redraws Its Borders to Brooklyn

New York theater sharpens its edges and redraws borders. The Brooklyn waterfront becomes the city’s performance hotspot as Theatre for a New Audience will reprise the director-playwright Richard Maxwell’s exquisitely spare Isolde, inspired by the legend of Tristan and Isolde. To find out more on what’s on stage this theater season CLICK HERE —  

Playbill: Fall Off-Broadway Preview featuring ISOLDE

The fall Off-Broadway season is filled with award-winning actors who have gone behind the limelights to direct innovative new works that explore gender, race and politics. Giving New York Theatre Workshop some competition on the border-budging front is Theatre for a New Audience, which, beginning Sept. 6, will offer Isolde, the latest from director-writer Richard Maxwell.…Read More »

Wall Street Journal: TFANA offers ‘ISOLDE’ in Brooklyn

The first week of September is offering new plays and classics around New York City, for the full sampling from the Wall Street Journal CLICK HERE!

TIME OUT NEW YORK: Include ISOLDE on your must see theatre list this September!

TIME OUT NEW YORK includes ISOLDE as one of the 47 totally excellent things to do in NYC this September. Check out the full list here!

PERSON PLACE THING with Randy Cohen, featuring Jessica Hecht and Sarah Ruhl

Theater for a New Audience hosted Randy Cohen’s PERSON PLACE THING at Polonsky Shakespeare Center where Jessica Hecht and Sarah Ruhl had to list their favorite Person, Place, and Thing. TUNE IN TO THE FULL EVENT HERE.