Press Releases

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

February 25, 2021
Collage: Agusto Amador, Sara Guererro, Seamus Lucason, Nicola Murphy, Lia Romeo, Kimille Howard

(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…

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

February 19, 2021
Turning in Place: The Women Choreographer Dance Film Festival

(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…

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

February 5, 2021

(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…

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

February 2, 2021
Douglas Lyons

(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.…

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Queens Theatre unveils its Fall 2020 Online Programs

September 23, 2020
QDF dancers at the East River

Queens, NY – Queens Theatre (QT) unveiled its upcoming virtual programs and performances for Fall 2020 under its Queens Theatre at Home umbrella, including three new play readings, a three…

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Queens Theatre, SOLE Defined, and Queensborough Dance Festival team up for Summer Vibez on July 25

July 22, 2020

Queens Theatre brings together the electrifying talents of D.C. based SOLE Defined and local dance companies from the Queensboro Dance Festival (QDF) for a sensational 60 minutes of a cultural dance experience streaming on Queens…

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Queens Theatre and Museum Arts Culture Access Consortium will present EMILY DRIVER’S GREAT RACE THROUGH TIME AND SPACE! reading July 29 to benefit Theatre For All

July 10, 2020
Cast members perform in La Jolla Playhouse POP Tour! production of Emily Driver's Great Race Through Time & Space.

(Photo by Jamie Scott Lytle. The 504 Sit-In Protest scene from the La Jolla Playhouse POP Tour! production of Emily Driver’s Great Race Through Time and Space!) Queens, NY –…

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