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VIDEO: Meet Pilobolus

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 Pilobolus, a dance-theatre company that strives to do the impossible.

Pilobolus’ summer season at the Joyce will run from July 15 — August 10.

This video features company dancers Shawn Fitzgerald Ahern, Eriko Jimbo, Jordan Kriston, and Mike Tyus, as well as executive producer Itamar Kubovy and associate artistic director Renee Jaworski.

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

July 7, 2014   4 Comments

VIDEO: Meet Clubbed Thumb

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 Clubbed Thumb, where new plays are always funny, provocative, and strange.

As part of their annual Summerworks series, Clubbed Thumb is presenting Ariel Stess’ play I’m Pretty Fucked Up through June 22.

This video features Stess, as well as Pam MacKinnon (a Tony Award-winning director and Clubbed Thumb board chair) and Maria Striar (Clubbed Thumb’s co-founder and producing artistic director.)

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

June 13, 2014   No Comments

VIDEO: Meet INTAR Theatre

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 INTAR Theatre, which has been producing Latino voices in English since 1966.

This video features playwright and Oscar-nominated screenwriter José Rivera, INTAR artistic director Lou Moreno, actor Raúl Castillo, and writer-director Mariana Carreño King. 

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

May 27, 2014   No Comments

VIDEO: Meet Stolen Chair

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 Stolen Chair, who are convinced that experimental theatre can be fun (and will prove it). This video features co-artistic directors Jon Stancato and Kiran Rikhye, props designer Aviva Meyer, and actor David Skeist.

Stolen Chair is currently presenting Potion, a play-musical-opera hybrid that’s set in an actual bar and features original cocktails.

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

May 9, 2014   1 Comment

Video: Meet Target Margin Theater

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 Target Margin Theater, where the stories are never realistic (but always true). This video features artistic director David Herskovits and John Del Gaudio, as well as associated artists Greig Sargeant and Asta Bennie Hostetter.

Target Margin is currently presenting Uriel Acosta: I Want That Man!, a new adaptation of one of the most important plays of the Yiddish theatre.

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

March 25, 2014   No Comments