Month: February 2021

NAV Spring 21

Queens Theatre Launches Season of New American Voices, Supporting Diverse Writers

February 25, 2021 Comments Off on Queens Theatre Launches Season of New American Voices, Supporting Diverse Writers

(Queens, NY)— New American Voices (NAV), Queens Theatre’s new play development program, will present its 2021 Spring Reading Series consisting of three new virtual productions showcasing writers who represent the rich cultural diversity of the evolving populations of Queens. The three productions are: Atacama, written by Augusto Amador and directed by Sara Guerrero, from March…

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Turning in Place: The Women Choreographer Dance Film Festival

Queens Theatre Presents Turning in Place: Celebrating the Works of Women Choreographers in Film During the Pandemic

February 19, 2021 Comments Off on Queens Theatre Presents Turning in Place: Celebrating the Works of Women Choreographers in Film During the Pandemic

(Queens, NY)— On International Women’s Day – Monday, March 8th, 2021, Queens Theatre will present Turning in Place, a film showcase celebrating the work of emerging female-identifying choreographers. The premiere will take place at 7 PM EST and be immediately followed by a talkback session with the choreographers. ‘Turning in Place’ will feature seven up-and-coming…

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Kids Showstoppers

QT’s Winter Break Drama Classes for Kids: There’s a performer in every kid and a stage in every home!

February 5, 2021 Comments Off on QT’s Winter Break Drama Classes for Kids: There’s a performer in every kid and a stage in every home!
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(Queens, NY)— Queens Theatre today unveiled a week of virtual programming to entertain, educate and enlighten New York City Public School students during the winter break, from Monday, February 15th to Friday, February 19th, 2021. “Since we closed our doors last March due to COVID-19, we have shown that Queens Theatre is more than a…

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Douglas Lyons

Queens Theatre and Douglas Lyons announce “The Fly on the Wall” Series

February 2, 2021 Comments Off on Queens Theatre and Douglas Lyons announce “The Fly on the Wall” Series

(Queens, NY)— After the recent success of Douglas Lyons’ Chicken and Biscuits, which had just opened at Queens Theatre before the pandemic hit, QT is commissioning Lyons’ latest play, Invisible. Invisible tells the story of lifelong best friends, Eemani and Jade, who decompress one afternoon over a good blunt. Unbeknownst to them the blunt is…

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