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WATCH: Meet Lesser America

Welcome to Meet the Theatre, our film series about interesting theatre companies in New York City! Today we’re featuring Lesser America, which celebrates the USA’s cultural underbelly.

This video features Lesser America’s co-founders — Laura Ramadei, Nate Miller, and Daniel Abeles.

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This film was written and directed by Mark Blankenship, TDF’s online content editor. It was shot and edited by Nicholas Guldner.

 

February 23, 2015   No Comments

WATCH: Meet Flux Theatre Ensemble

Welcome to Meet the Theatre, our film series about interesting theatre companies in New York City! Today we’re featuring Flux Theatre Ensemble, which works year-round to feel close to its audiences. (Sometimes, they even serve a feast before a performance.)

This video features seven members of Flux Theatre Ensemble, who discuss everything from why they love work with moral ambiguity to why they sometimes perform in bars.

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This film was written and directed by Mark Blankenship, TDF’s online content editor. It was shot and edited by Nicholas Guldner.

 

 

January 28, 2015   No Comments

WATCH: Meet Company XIV

From time to time, TDF Stages will highlight exciting Off and Off-Off Broadway theatre companies with exclusive “getting to know you” videos. Today we’re featuring Company XIV, a dance-theatre company where art and entertainment crash together.

 This video features company members Austin McCormick, Laura Careless, and Davon Rainey.

Company XIV is currently presenting Nutcracker Rouge: A Burlesque Confection, its naughty spin on the holiday classic.

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This video was directed by Mark Blankenship, TDF’s online content editor, and shot and edited by Nicholas Guldner.

December 17, 2014   No Comments

WATCH: Meet Keen Company

From time to time, TDF Stages will highlight exciting Off and Off-Off Broadway theatre companies with exclusive “getting to know you” videos. Today we’re featuring Keen Company, which is radically committed to generosity of spirit.

This video features actors Marsha Mason, Kathleen Chalfant, and Keith Nobbs, as well as artistic director Jonathan Silverstein.

On December 8, Keen Company will celebrate its 15th anniversary with a reunion reading of John Patrick’s The Hasty Heart.

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This video was directed by Mark Blankenship, TDF’s online content editor, and shot and edited by Nicholas Guldner.

December 1, 2014   No Comments

WATCH: Meet Mint Theater Company

From time to time, TDF Stages will highlight exciting Off and Off-Off Broadway theatre companies with exclusive “getting to know you” videos. Today we’re featuring Mint Theater Company, which breathes new life into lost or neglected plays.

This video features director Davis McCallum; actors Kristin Griffith, Rob Breckenridge, and Julia Coffey; and artistic director Jonathan Bank.

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This video was directed by Mark Blankenship, TDF’s online content editor, and shot and edited by Nicholas Guldner.

October 29, 2014   No Comments