Monthly Archives: October 2008

Theatre Relaunches Design of New Home

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Architect Hugh Hardy and his team are beginning the final design of Theatre for a New Audience’s new home in the BAM Cultural District, following our site change earlier this year. The new design will customize the building for its new site, Ashland Place between Lafayette Avenue and Fulton Street, and create an engaging façade…Read More »

Close-up on The Grand Inquisitor

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For the inaugural production of our 2008-2009 season, Theatre for a New Audience will co-present with New York Theatre Workshop the New York premiere of The Grand Inquisitor. The C.I.C.T./Th√ɬ©√ɬ¢tre Des Bouffes Du Nord production, adapted from Dostoyevsky’s The Brothers Karamazov by Marie-H√ɬ©l√ɬ®ne Estienne, is directed by Peter Brook and features longtime collaborator Bruce Myers…Read More »

The Spotlight’s on… Peter Brook

Written on October 13, 2008 at 2:57 pm, by

The director of The Grand Inquisitor, Peter Brook is one of the most influential theatre directors of the past half-century. Born in London in 1925, Brook directed his first play there in 1943. He then went on to direct over 70 productions in London, Paris, and New York. He worked extensively with the Royal Shakespeare…Read More »

Coming up!

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An Evening of Dostoevsky at the 92nd Street Y As part of the 92nd Street Y Poetry Center Reading Series, Jeffrey Horowitz will join Bruce Myers to discuss The Grand Inquisitor and read excerpts from the play. Monday, November 10, 8:00pm, Lexington Ave at 92nd Street. Visit for more information. Edward Bond visits New…Read More »

Save the Date! Brooklyn’s Dreamers Meet The Grand Inquisitor

Written on October 13, 2008 at 2:56 pm, by

Please join us on Wednesday, November 19th, when Brooklyn√¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢s Dreamers join forces with New York Theatre Workshop√¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢s young patrons√¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢ group, and the 4th Street Bar Association, to celebrate the New York Premiere of The Grand Inquisitor. Attend a pre-show cocktail party, then see the play. Following, gather at a neighborhood bar for a unique opportunity…Read More »