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Friday, October 20, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Mamie Parris by Zack Calhoon

Mamie Parris makes her solo debut at The Green Room 42 with a song collection near and dear to her heart. After finding the two-cassette Original Broadway Cast Recording of Cats in a lost…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 04:13PM

People You Should Know . . . Amy Crossman by Zack Calhoon

AMY CROSSMAN (Playwright/Performer) is an AEA actor, teaching artist, playwright, and sometimes clown. As an actor, she's worked with Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Boomerang Theatre Co…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 04:13PM
Thursday, September 28, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Joe John Battista by Zack Calhoon

Joe John Battista is the former Artistic Director of the historic 13th Street Repertory Theater. He has been involved in a number of plays and musicals, including Women Behind Bars starring …

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 02:33PM
Tuesday, September 26, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Joel Greenhouse by Zack Calhoon

Joel Greenhouse co-authored Have I Got A Girl For You, The Frankenstein musical, which was produced Off Broadway at the Second Avenue Theatre and in regional theatres. Other works include An…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 02:37PM

People You Should Know . . . Quentin Madia by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Ashley Marinaccio) Quentin Madia is a NY/NJ based generative director, producer, and multidisciplinary theatre artist. Favorite credits include The Picher Project (Feinstein’s/5…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 01:33PM

People You Should Know . . . Catherine Waller by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Andrew Patino) Catherine Waller is an award-winning actress and creator. Her solo show The Creeps has won awards internationally; (Best Female Performer Hollywood Fringe, Best …

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 01:33PM

People You Should Know . . . Lauren Pelaia by Zack Calhoon

Lauren Pelaia is a NJ singer, songwriter, and composer. Lauren has released several tracks on all streaming platforms. Writing for musical theatre, Lauren orchestrated an original score for …

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 01:33PM
Monday, September 11, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Ahsan Ali by Zack Calhoon

Ahsan Ali is a writer, actor, and filmmaker who grew up in Pakistan, and then immigrated to NYC where he currently resides. Select theater credits: Amir in Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar (Americ…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 01:13PM
Thursday, August 10, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Christie Koppe by Zack Calhoon

Christie Koppe (Director) has completed A Practical Approach to Directing through Yale University, USA, has a Master of Teaching (Drama & Languages [Spanish and Italian Studies]) and Ba…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 11:13AM

People You Should Know . . . Peter-William Jamieson by Zack Calhoon

Peter-William Jamieson - For almost 15 years Peter-William has been working consistently in a multitude of theater, television, and film projects, whether it's being credited as an actor, d…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 10:07AM
Sunday, July 9, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Emily King by Zack Calhoon

Emily King (she/her/her) is a Lyricist/Director who has worked for many years as a writer and editor in the recording industry for RCA Victor and Sony Classics, assisting in the recording o…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 10:25AM
Friday, June 9, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Edoardo Tesio by Zack Calhoon

Edoardo Tesio is a playwright and theater director born and raised in Italy. He recently graduated from NYU Tisch Drama, minoring in Producing. His shows tell daring stories about human emo…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 08:13AM

People You Should Know . . . Bridget Spencer by Zack Calhoon

Bridget Spencer is an emerging choreographer paving the way for a new style of dance-theatre that blends her diverse understanding of street styles with her strong musical theatre backgroun…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 08:13AM
Friday, May 12, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Kate Trammell by Zack Calhoon

Kate Trammell-Aside from Directing, Kate Trammell is an arts administrator, educator, and Autistic advocate based in New York City. She earned her Master of Arts degree in Educational Theatr…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 05:54PM
Wednesday, May 3, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Vieve Radha Price by Zack Calhoon

Vieve Radha Price (she/her) is the founder and co-director of TÉA Artistry. She launched TÉA in 2009 with the purpose of enhancing the scope, collaborative reach, and methodological rigor …

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 09:02AM
Monday, April 24, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Alyssa Simon by Zack Calhoon

Alyssa Simon is thrilled to be a part of The Country Play and return to Theatre For The New City. Her most recent work at TNC was The Dream Up Festival 2022 where she played Elaine de Koonin…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 09:54AM

People You Should Know . . . Stan Buturla by Zack Calhoon

Stan Buturla has acted in varied roles such as Coriolanus at The Soho Rep and Teddy in The Homecoming at The Classic Stage Company. He has performed at The Access Theater where he played the…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 09:54AM
Tuesday, April 18, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Bruna Braidotti by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Arti e Mestieri) Bruna Braidotti is a playwright, director and actress, mostly working on gender issues and local cultures. She is also President of the Company of Arti e Mestier…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 05:54PM

People You Should Know . . . Maurizio Rippa by Zack Calhoon

  (Photo by Azzurra Primavera) MAURIZIO RIPPA is a singer (contraltista) and an actor. Maurizio studied Baroque singing and practice. He was directed by some of the greatest Italian the…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 05:54PM

People You Should Know . . . Angelo Trofa by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Sabina Murru) ANGELO TROFA is a director and actor. He studied at the "School for actors" of Riverrun theater, where he was the pupil of one of the masters of the Italian theater…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 05:54PM

People You Should Know . . . Marco Simeoli by Zack Calhoon

  (Photo by Caterina De Benedittis) Marco Simeoli is an actor, director and author, graduated from the Laboratorio di Roma by the great actor and director  Gigi Proietti. He also studi…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 12:24PM

People You Should Know . . . Marco Vergani by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Hugh Fulton) Marco Vergani is an actor and a psychoanalyst, with a degree in Performing Arts at “La Sapienza” University in Rome, and one in Clinic Psychology. He is also mem…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 11:12AM

People You Should Know . . . Tiziana Troja by Zack Calhoon

  LUCIDOSOTTILE Since 2002, Michela Sale Musio and Tiziana Troja have been the artistic directors of the LucidoSottile theater company. Widely known as “The Lucide”, they are actresse…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 11:12AM
Monday, April 17, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Maurizio Pippa by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Azzurra Primavera) MAURIZIO RIPPA is a singer (contraltista) and an actor. Maurizio studied Baroque singing and practice. He was directed by some of the greatest Italian theater d…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 06:54PM

People You Should Know . . . Paola Minaccioni by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Francesca Lucidi) Paola Minaccioni After studying at the major school for Cinema acting, the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia, she started to do theater Csc, with the Compa…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 03:32PM

People You Should Know . . . Marco De Simone by Zack Calhoon

  (Photo by Francesca Laghezza) MARCO DE SIMONE (Salerno 1992) is a playwright, actor and director with a degree  in classical guitar from the Conservatory in Salerno and one in philoso…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 02:32PM
Thursday, February 23, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Kari Hoass by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Mats Åke Nilsson) Kari Hoaas was educated as a ballet dancer from an early age at the Norwegian National Ballet School and spent one year at the Los Angeles County High School f…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 07:15AM
Monday, February 20, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Judd Lear Silverman by Zack Calhoon

Judd Lear Silverman is a Berrilla Kerr Foundation grant recipient and has been published by ArtAge, Samuel French, the Journal of the Pirandello Society of America, Fresh Words: Hello Godot!…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 10:48AM

People You Should Know . . . Kati Frazier by Zack Calhoon

Kati Frazier is a playwright, dramaturg, and theater administrator from North Carolina, now based in Brooklyn. They have a deep artistic interest in magical realism, non-linear timelines, li…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 10:45AM
Thursday, February 16, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Brooke McCarthy by Zack Calhoon

Brooke McCarthy (Writer/Actor) is an actor/singer originally from South Jersey and currently residing in Philadelphia, PA. Brooke has an M.F.A. in acting from the University of Georgia and h…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 01:14PM
Monday, February 13, 2023

People You Should Know . . . Seema Shukla by Zack Calhoon

Seema Shukla (physician, writer, and performer)  is driven by the processing and holding of everyday contradictions and paradoxes inherent to being human, and the ways we adapt when those c…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 10:44AM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater