Rattlestick Playwrights Theater and Women’s Project Theater have announced that Gina Gershon (Cabaret, Boeing Boeing) will star alongside co-stars Josiah Bania (Sarah Ruhl’s Three Sisters at Yale Rep), Shiloh Fernandez (“Red Riding Hood”) and Drama Desk nominee Morgan Spector (A View From The Bridge, “Boardwalk Empire”), in their co-production of this spring’s New York premiere of IRONBOUND by award-winning playwright Martyna Majok. Daniella Topol directs
Harris Yulin returns as Robert Lowell & joins Mia Katigbak as Elizabeth Bishop
Drama Desk nominee Harris Yulin (Hedda Gabler, Diary of Anne Frank) will return to play Robert Lowell opposite Lortel Award winner Mia Katigbak (Awake and Sing!, Great Lakes) as Elizabeth Bishop in DEAR ELIZABETH…
FREE Event Series: DEAR MISS BISHOP: Poets in Conversation with Sarah Ruhl’s Dear Elizabeth
Women’s Project Theater, under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Lisa McNulty and Managing Director Maureen Moynihan, in conjunction with Farrar, Straus and Giroux, is thrilled to announce DEAR MISS BISHOP: Poets in Conversation with Sarah Ruhl’s Dear Elizabeth, a series of conversations with important contemporary poets and writers…
Additional Casting for Dear Elizabeth
HBO’s “Girls” co-stars Becky Ann Baker and Peter Scolari will join the rotating casts for WP Theater’s New York premiere of DEAR ELIZABETH by Sarah Ruhl…
Dear Elizabeth Cast Announcement
Featuring a rotating cast of luminaries including, DAVID AARON BAKER, KATHLEEN CHALFANT, RINDE ECKERT, CHERRY JONES, MIA KATIGBAK, POLLY NOONAN, ELLEN MCLAUGHLIN, J. SMITH-CAMERON, JOHN DOUGLAS THOMPSON, & HARRIS YULIN…
2015-16 Season Announcement
Women’s Project Theater, under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Lisa McNulty and Managing Director Maureen Moynihan, is thrilled to announce the 2015-2016 Season and the beginning of its three year residency at the McGinn/Cazale Theatre, 2162 Broadway (at 76th Street), creating an artistic home for women in theater.
WP’s 30th Annual Women of Achievement Awards Gala
WP’s annual WOMEN OF ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS will honor Tony Award and six-time Emmy Award winning actress Tyne Daly, President and Vice Chairman, Fairchild Fashion Media Stephanie George and Group President, North America, Proctor & Gamble Carolyn Tastad. Hosted by Two-time Tony & Emmy Award-winner Bebe Neuwirth, with special appearances by Four-time Tony Award & Emmy winner Terrence McNally (It’s Only a Play, The Visit), Sierra Boggess (The Little Mermaid, It Shoulda Been You), Jeb Brown (Beautiful, The Carole King Musical), Margo Seibert (Rocky), and more…
The Undeniable Sound of Right Now Announcement
Women’s Project Theater and Rattlestick Playwrights Theater present the World Premiere of “THE UNDENIABLE SOUND OF RIGHT NOW” – a new play by Laura Eason (Sex With Strangers, House of Cards). Kirsten Kelly (Slipping) directs.
Bright Half Life Announcement
Women’s Project Theater presents the World Premiere of “BRIGHT HALF LIFE” – a new play by Pulitzer Prize nominee Tanya Barfield. Tony Award nominee Leigh Silverman directs.
A Beautiful Day in November on the Banks of the Greatest of the Great Lakes Announcement
New Georges in association with Women’s Project Theater present a return engagement of the New York Times Critics’ Pick “A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN NOVEMBER ON THE BANKS OF THE GREATEST OF THE GREAT LAKES” by Kate Benson. Lee Sunday Evans directs.
2014-2015 Season Announcement
Women’s Project Theater, under the leadership of new Producing Artistic Director Lisa McNulty and Interim Executive Producer Jessica R. Jenen, is pleased to announce the four plays in its 2014-15 season, continuing the theater’s 37 year commitment to producing the finest work by women in the theater. Beginning in October, WP Theater’s season will include new work by Cori Thomas, directed by Daniella Topol ; Kate Benson, directed by Lee Sunday Evans; Tanya Barfield, directed by Leigh Silverman, and Laura Eason, directed by Kirsten Kelly.
When January Feels Like Summer Announcement
Women’s Project Theater and Ensemble Studio Theatre present a return engagement of the critically acclaimed “WHEN JANUARY FEELS LIKE SUMMER” by Cori Thomas. Daniella Topol directs.
WP Theater Announces New Producing Artistic Director
Women’s Project Theater today announced the appointment of Lisa McNulty to become the Off-Broadway theatre’s new Producing Artistic Director. Ms. McNulty, who has been Artistic Line Producer at Manhattan Theatre Club since 2006, will assume her new position as of August 11, 2014.