Recent Theatre for a New Audience News

TIME OUT NEW YORK: 2015’s best Broadway and off-Broadway plays and musicals so far

An Octoroon by Branden Jacob-Jenkins was included in TIME OUT NEW YORK’s Best Broadway and Off-Broadway plays and musicals of 2015 so far. Click here to see the full list.

THEATERMANIA: Theatre for a New Audience Season to Include Pericles Directed by Trevor Nunn

Theatre for a New Audience has announced its 2015-16 season, titled Inimitable Voices, which will run at the Polonsky Shakespeare Center, in Brooklyn. The season will include four plays by major American and European authors. The season will open with New York City Players’Isolde (September 6-27), a new American play about memory, identity, the ephemeral,…Read More »

PLAYBILL: Trevor Nunn Will Have Career First in Upcoming Theatre for a New Audience Season

Brooklyn’s Theatre for a New Audience has announced its 2015-16 season, which will include four plays, including works by William Shakespeare and major American and European authors. Performances will be held at the Polonsky Shakespeare Center, 262 Ashland Place. The season will include William Shakespeare’s Pericles, directed by Tony winner Trevor Nunn (Cats, Les Miserables,…Read More »

NEW YORK TIMES: ANNOUNCING OUR 2015-2016 Season

The New York Times announced Theatre for a New Audience’s 15/16 season which will open this fall with the New York City Players’ production of “Isolde,” a new Richard Maxwell play inspired by the legend of Tristan and Isolde. Read the full Announcement here!

THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA on The Leonard Lopate Show!

THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, Zachary Fine and Noah Brody joined artistic director Jeffrey Horowitz on The Leonard Lopate Show. For the full segment, listen here: Two Men Walk into a Shakespearean Comedy

New Video: Get a sneak peek at THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA

See scenes from Fiasco Theater’s The Two Gentlemen of Verona, plus hear Fiasco co-Artistic Directors Jessie Austrian, Noah Brody, and Ben Steinfeld discuss their interpretation of Shakespeare’s early romantic comedy.

TIME OUT Gives ★★★★ to THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA

Fiasco Theater’s The Two Gentlemen of Verona is a Time Out New York Critics’ Pick! Adam Feldman gives the production four stars and calls it “delightful…endearing.” Click here to read the full review.  

NEW YORK TIMES Critic’s Pick: THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA

Ben Brantley of The New York Times calls The Two Gentlemen of Verona, “beguiling…Fiasco Theater’s frolicking production…sees the play as ‘the spring of love’ having ‘the uncertain glory of an April day’…With an expansive imagination…and sparklingly lucid powers of interpretation…Fiasco has quickly become a force to reckon with in American theater.” Click here to read…Read More »

2015 Drama Desk Award Nominations

The 2014-2015 Drama Desk Awards nominations were announced April 23, 2014. Among those nominated are Tamburlaine the Great for Outstanding Revival of a Play; Cesar Alvarez (An Octoroon) and Arthur Solari & Jane Shaw (Tamburlaine the Great) for Outstanding Music in a Play; and Mimi Lien (An Octoroon) for Oustanding Set Design. Each year, the Drama Desk votes special awards to recognize excellence…Read More »

Drama League Nominations Consider AN OCTOROON, TAMBURLAINE THE GREAT, and John Douglas Thompson

The Drama League 2015 Award Nominations were announced on Tuesday, April 21st. Among those considered are our productions of Tamburlaine the Great for Outstanding Revival of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play, and Soho Reps’s An Octoroon for Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play. John Douglas Thompson will also be considered for the Distinguished Performance Award.…Read More »