Press Releases

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

February 5, 2021
Kids Showstoppers

(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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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. 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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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 part holiday web series, the return of the Queensboro Dance Festival, a feature-length film based on the Queens Memory Project, and more. All performances and…

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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 Theatre’s website, YouTube and Facebook channels on July 25, 2020, at 1:00pm. The program includes four integrated performances by QDF companies’ dancers choreographed by SOLE Defined artists, a…

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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
Photograph from 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 – Queens Theatre (QT) and The Museum, Arts & Culture Access Consortium (MAC) announced today that A.A. Brenner and Gregg Mozgala’s EMILY DRIVER’S GREAT RACE THROUGH…

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