Recent Theatre for a New Audience News

THE NEW YORK TIMES Praises THE VALLEY OF ASTONISHMENT

The New York Times praises The Valley of Astonishment in their review of this new work written and directed by Peter Brook and Marie-Hélène Estienne. Click here to read the review.

Julie Taymor on A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Film in TIFF MAVERICKS Series

At this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, Julie Taymor premiered her film of A Midsummer Night’s Dream and gave a talkback as part of the Festival’s Mavericks series.  Click here or view the video of the talkback below.  

VIDEO INTERVIEW: Julie Taymor and Elliot Goldenthal on A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Film

Variety interviewed Director Julie Taymor and Composer Elliot Goldenthal on their new film of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, which recently premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival.  Click here to watch the video interview.

CULTURAL WEEKLY Calls A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Film Captivating and Mesmerizing

In their Toronto International Film Festival Diary, Cultural Weekly highlights the film of A Midsummer Night’s Dream directed Julie Taymor. Critic Tod Hardin says he was “captivated” and “mesmerized” by the film. Click here to read the full Festival report.

VILLAGE VOICE Selects TAMBURLAINE, PARTS I AND II as a Notable Fall Classic

The Village Voice looks at classic works coming to New York stages this Fall and selects Tamburlaine, Parts I and II as a notable selection, as well as The Valley of Astonishment.  Click here to read their Fall Preview article.

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER Praises A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Film

The Hollywood Reporter gave a rave review to the film of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, directed by Julie Taymor, which premiered on September 8 at the Toronto International Film Festival.  Click here to read the full review.

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Film Directed by Julie Taymor to Premiere at Toronto International Film Festival 9/8

On September 8, 2014, Julie Taymor’s film of A Midsummer Night’s Dream will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. A Midsummer Night’s Dream, by William Shakespeare, directed by Julie Taymor, with music by Elliot Goldenthal, was the acclaimed inaugural production at Theatre for a New Audience, Polonsky Shakespeare Center in 2013. Click here to…Read More »

THE NEW YORK TIMES Highlights THE VALLEY OF ASTONISHMENT in Fall Preview

The New York Times, in their Fall Preview, has selected The Valley of Astonishment as a highlight for the theatre season. Click here to read the full article.

2014-2015 Season Announced

Theatre for a New Audience is proud to announce the 2014-2015 Season at Polonsky Shakespeare Center in Brooklyn.  Click here to view the New York Times article on our Season.

TIME OUT gives THE KILLER 4 stars

“FOUR STARS. Extraordinary …a dream cast…bravura staging…witty, musical translation…this macabre masterpiece blazes to life.” Click here to read the review.