by Doug Strassler
Earlier this fall, Martin Denton announced that online theatre resource nytheatre.com would become an archive-only site. I spoke with him about this decision and about his new mission that he and his mother Rochelle, 2008 IT Award recipients of the Stewardship Award, have embraced: the digital theatre library Indie theatre Now.
The 2013 It Awards Recipients were announced at Mason Hall on September 30.
by Doug Strassler
As past IT Award-nominated company Lesser America gears up for its newest production, co-founder Laura Ramadei spoke with the IT Awards about their mission and Just Right Just Now.
by Updated 8/20/13
HAPPENINGS, EVENTS & ISSUES AFFECTING OFF-OFF-BROADWAY. Here is a list of important events and happenings and ways for you to get involved now, support the community and help promote the needs of Indie Theatre. (Community Corner was originally created in May of 2009)
New York, NY: On Monday, July 22, 2013, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, announced the 2013 nominees at its annual event held this year at XL Night Club. The announcement was made by the co-executive directors, Shay Gines and Nick Micozzi, plus members of the community including: Matt Freeman, Donnetta Lavinia Grays, Frank Kuzler, Molly Marinik, Jenna Rafferty and David Stern. Check out a list of all of the 2013 Nominees.
The 2012 awards ceremony was held on Monday, September 24, 2012 at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College and was attend by 500 nominees and guests. It was hosted by Harrison Greenbaum, directed by Tim Butterfield and with script contributions by Chris Weikel. The opening number was composed and performed by Sky Seals with lyrics by Jerrod Bogard. A special performance was given by artists from Astoria Performing Arts Center.
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