Genre: Festival

Nine new short plays examining "security" - who's in charge of it, who needs it the most, and how far people will go (regardless of who they hurt) to get it, with themes ranging from dramatic to the wildly satirical.
About the Company: Drilling Company

The Drilling Company ( took over as producer of Shakespeare in the Park(ing) Lot seven years ago. [A history of Shakespeare in the Park(ing) Lot will be available soon on the Drilling Company website.] The troupe, founded in 1999, is also a prolific presenter of new works in its permanent home at 236 West 78th Street (one block south of the #1 train at 79th Street), where it nurtures and produces new works by emerging playwrights. The Drilling Company has developed and produced works by such well known playwrights as Will Eno, Brian Dykstra, C. Denby Swanson, Tom Strelich, Vincent Delaney, Eric Henry Sanders and Trish Harnetiaux. The company is led by Artistic Director Hamilton Clancy, who has been an actor in Coen Brothers "Burn After Reading" and Ridley Scott's " American Gangster" and recently appeared at Playwrights Horizons in "The Retributionists" by Daniel Goldfarb, directed by Leigh Silverman.

Preview:   11/08/06
Open:   11/09/06
Close:   11/19/06

Wednesday-Friday at 7:30pm
Saturday, at 2pm & 7:30pm
Sunday, November 19th at 3pm
Opening Night: Thursday, November 9th at 7:30pm
Theater:   78th Street Theatre Lab
Address:   236 W. 78th Street
New York, NY 10024
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Closest subway: 1,9 to 79th Street; walk south to 78th St, east to the theatre

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