Rajiv Joseph’s LETTERS OF SURESH, Thom Sesma, Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY, Shannon Tyo, Francis Jue and KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD Among the 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards Nominees; Full List of Nominees

Broadway’s POTUS stars Lilli Cooper and Lea DeLaria announced the nominations for the 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway today. This year, the awards will be handed out by a few Host/Presenter pairs on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at NYU Skirball beginning at 7:00pm EST. The Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the Off-Broadway League and Lucille Lortel Theatre, with additional support … Continue reading Rajiv Joseph’s LETTERS OF SURESH, Thom Sesma, Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY, Shannon Tyo, Francis Jue and KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD Among the 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards Nominees; Full List of Nominees

Rajiv Joseph. Photo by Lia Chang

Steppenwolf is Presenting the World Premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s KING JAMES Starring Glenn Davis and Chris Perfetti, Mar. 3-Apr. 10

Steppenwolf Theatre Company is presenting the world premiere of King James by ensemble member Rajiv Joseph, staged by acclaimed Tony and Obie Award-winning director Kenny Leon in Steppenwolf’s Downstairs Theater, March 3-April 10, 2022 (opening March 13). Featuring ensemble member and Artistic Director Glenn Davis alongside Chris Perfetti (ABC-TV’s “Abbott Elementary”), this fast-paced, witty and deeply felt comedy is the story of an unlikely friendship … Continue reading Steppenwolf is Presenting the World Premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s KING JAMES Starring Glenn Davis and Chris Perfetti, Mar. 3-Apr. 10

Second Stage’s Off-Broadway Premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s LETTERS OF SURESH Featuring Thom Sesma, Ali Ahn, Ramiz Monsef and Kellie Overbey Begins Previews 9/14

Second Stage is presenting the Off-Broadway Premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s Letters of Suresh starring Ali Ahn, Thom Sesma, Ramiz Monsef and Kellie Overbey, with May Adrales at the helm. Ms. Overbey also appeared in Joseph’s play, Animals Out of Paper, which is a companion piece to Letters of Suresh that had its world premiere in Second Stage’s Uptown Series in 2008. Letters of Suresh will begin previews … Continue reading Second Stage’s Off-Broadway Premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s LETTERS OF SURESH Featuring Thom Sesma, Ali Ahn, Ramiz Monsef and Kellie Overbey Begins Previews 9/14

May Adrales. Photo by Lia Chang

May Adrales Receives Andrew R. Ammerman Directing Award from Arena Stage

Congratulations to May Adrales, The Lark’s recently named Artistic Director, who was presented with the Andrew R. Ammerman Directing Award by Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater  on Thursday, September 9, 2021. This distinguished award for excellence in the field of theater was presented at the opening night dinner of Toni Stone by Lydia R. Diamond in the Molly Smith Study. This award … Continue reading May Adrales Receives Andrew R. Ammerman Directing Award from Arena Stage

Second Stage Presents Off-Broadway Premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s LETTERS OF SURESH Featuring Ali Ahn, Thom Sesma, Ramiz Monsef and Kellie Overbey

Second Stage is presenting the Off-Broadway Premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s Letters of Suresh starring Ali Ahn, Thom Sesma, Ramiz Monsef and Kellie Overbey, with May Adrales at the helm. Ms. Overbey also appeared in Joseph’s play, Animals Out of Paper, which is a companion piece to Letters of Suresh that had its world premiere in Second Stage’s Uptown Series in 2008. Letters of Suresh will begin previews … Continue reading Second Stage Presents Off-Broadway Premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s LETTERS OF SURESH Featuring Ali Ahn, Thom Sesma, Ramiz Monsef and Kellie Overbey

Lauren Yee, Rajiv Joseph, Kimber Lee, Vichet Chum, Charlayne Woodard and More Receive 2021 Edgerton Foundation New Play Awards

Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for theatre, has announced the recipients of the first round of the 2021 Edgerton Foundation New Play Awards. The awards, totaling $1,072,000, allow 28 productions extra time for the development and rehearsal of new plays with the entire creative team, hoping to extend the life of the world premiere play after its first run. This round represents the … Continue reading Lauren Yee, Rajiv Joseph, Kimber Lee, Vichet Chum, Charlayne Woodard and More Receive 2021 Edgerton Foundation New Play Awards

Atlantic Theater Company’s Fall Reunion Reading Series: Rajiv Joseph’s GUARDS AT THE TAJ Starring Omar Metwally and Arian Moayed, Nov. 5-7

Atlantic Theater Company’s Fall Reunion Reading Series: Rajiv Joseph’s GUARDS AT THE TAJ Starring Omar Metwally and Arian Moayed, Nov. 5-7 https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7Cx Continue reading Atlantic Theater Company’s Fall Reunion Reading Series: Rajiv Joseph’s GUARDS AT THE TAJ Starring Omar Metwally and Arian Moayed, Nov. 5-7

Jason Dirden and Nikiya Mathis in Atlantic Theater Company’s Skeleton Crew. Photo by Ahron R. Foster

Atlantic Theater Company’s Fall Reunion Reading Series Includes Dominique Morisseau’s SKELETON CREW and Rajiv Joseph’s GUARDS AT THE TAJ

Atlantic Theater Company’s Fall Reunion Reading Series Includes Dominique Morisseau’s SKELETON CREW (10/22-24) and Rajiv Joseph’s GUARDS AT THE TAJ (11/5-7)https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7qA Continue reading Atlantic Theater Company’s Fall Reunion Reading Series Includes Dominique Morisseau’s SKELETON CREW and Rajiv Joseph’s GUARDS AT THE TAJ

June 26: Atlantic Theater’s Live with Atlantic Creators’ Cut of GUARDS AT THE TAJ Featuring Playwright Rajiv Joseph and actors Omar Metwally and Arian Moayed

June 26: Atlantic Theater’s Live with Atlantic Creators’ Cut of GUARDS AT THE TAJ Featuring Playwright Rajiv Joseph and actors Omar Metwally and Arian Moayed https://wp.me/p8ilTC-6Lo Continue reading June 26: Atlantic Theater’s Live with Atlantic Creators’ Cut of GUARDS AT THE TAJ Featuring Playwright Rajiv Joseph and actors Omar Metwally and Arian Moayed