Recent Theatre for a New Audience News

Complete Casting Announced for PERICLES!

Christian Camargo will lead the 22-member company directed by Trevor Nunn. The complete cast is Oberon K.A. Adjepong(Thaliard/Pandar), Earl Baker Jr. (Antiochus/Cerimon),Christian Camargo (Pericles), Philip Casnoff (Helicanus), Gia Crovatin (Thaisa), Lilly Englert (Marina), Nina Hellman(Dionyza), Zachary Infante (Leonine/2nd Fisherman), Patrice Johnson Chevannes (Bawd/Lychorida), John Keating(Boult/1st Fisherman), Ian Lassiter (Lysimachus), Sam Morales (Daughter/Handmaid), Raphael Nash Thompson(Gower), Michael…Read More »

Christian Camargo to Star in PERICLES at Theatre for a New Audience

Christian Camargo, who has played Coriolanus and Hamlet for Theatre for a New Audience, will take on another Shakespearean title role as Pericles in a new production directed by Trevor Nunn with music written by Irish composer Shaun Davey, the Theatre’s Founding Artistic Director Jeffrey Horowitz announced. Read the full announcement on Broadway World HERE  

PERICLES is one of the best theater shows in 2016

PERICLES has been chosen by Adam Feldman of Time Out New York as one of the 20 best theater shows to check out in 2016. Check out the full list HERE  

Time Out New York names Monica & Ali Wambold Food & Drink as one of the best eatery in NYC theaters!

“Fortify yourself before a dose of classical theater with a pressed cheese sandwich or a slice of quiche, washed down with small-brew beer or a splash of wine. If you’re in a hurry—or only hungry for dessert—grab a (scrumptious) artisanal chocolate bar, cookie or shot of espresso. The tables in the café (officially named Monica…Read More »

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 —