THE 3RD ANNUAL COLLECTIVE:10 PLAY FESTIVAL

Genre: Festival
The Collective NY

The third annual C:10 featuring 12 original never-before-seen plays uncovered from hundreds of blind submissions as well as the WORLD PREMIERE of a new short play by award-winning playwright, screenwriter, and director, Israel Horovitz (The Indian Wants The Bronx, Line). The playwrights featured in this year's C:10 are: Mark Borkowski (2014 C:10 writer), Timothy Brady (2013 C:10 writer), Bernardo Cubria, Greg DePaul (2013 C:10 writer), Thomas Dunn (2013 C:10 writer), Stephen Hancock (2014 C:10 writer), Daniel Kennedy, Kitt LaVoie, Erin Mallon (2014 C:10 writer), Sayra Player (2014 C:10 writer), and Israel Horovitz!

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

PROGRAM A performs
TUE, SEPT 29 @ 8pm + talkback
THU, OCT 1 @ 7pm
FRI, OCT 2 @ 7pm
SAT, OCT 3 @ 7pm
SUN, OCT 4 @ 2pm

PROGRAM B performs
WED, SEPT 30 @ 8pm + talkback
THU, OCT 1 @ 9pm
FRI, OCT 2 @ 9pm
SAT, OCT 3 @ 3pm & 9pm


PROGRAM A - the odds
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AND IT CAME TO PASS IN THOSE DAYS by Kitt Lavoie
Directed by Robert Z Grant, featuring Lacy Marie Meyer and Khan Baykal

BREAKING PHILIP GLASS the newest play by Israel Horovitz
Directed by Francisco Solorzano, featuring Nina Mehta and Marcus Naylor*

DEAD MONKEY by Mark Borkowski
Directed by Richard Masur, featuring Booker Garrett and Marc Menchaca

MORNING BECOMES NEITHER by Greg DePaul
Directed by Kevin Kane, featuring Maggie Champagne* and John Norwell

RAJA by Thomas C. Dunn
Directed by Jacqueline Knapp, featuring Chris Beetem and Francis Benhamou*

SCHADENFREUDE by Timothy Brady
Directed by Brandon T. Snider, featuring Karen Chamberlain, Swann Gruen, Josh Greenwood, Brian Hotaling*, and Rock Kohli*


PROGRAM B - the evens
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THE AUDIENCE by Daniel Kennedy
Directed by Kristin Wheeler, featuring Naomi Warner, Tony F. DeVito*, Marki Michelle, Rich Pecci, JB Roté, Casey Webb and Natalia Zvereva

*These actors appear courtesy of Actors Equity Association.
AN EQUITY-APPROVED SHOWCASE

CRIMINALLY DUMB by Thomas C. Dunn
Directed by Malindi Fickle, featuring Swann Gruen and Lacy Marie Meyer

HUMAN LEAGUE by Sayra Player
Directed by Rebecca Brillhart, featuring Maggie Champagne* and Sayra Player*

I WOULD HAVE THAT NIGHT by Bernardo Cubria
Directed by Louis Moreno, featuring Francis Benhamou* and Rock Kohli*

NO REASON by Stephen W. Hancock
Directed by Alberto Bonilla, featuring Karen Chamberlain and Brian Hotaling*

THICK GNAT HANDS by Erin Mallon
Directed by Emma Canalese, featuring Robert Z Grant* and Mike Houston*
About the Company: The Collective NY

Modeled after the Group Theatre, The Collective NY is a theatre and film production company founded in 2007 by graduates from the William Esper Studio. Founding members include Amy Schumer. The Collective NY was actively involved in developing Seasons 1, 2 and now 3 of the Emmy-nominated Inside Amy Schumer. The company has been building its ensemble and its following among the theatre community and sharpening its mission to include “access to all” for theatre productions. The Collective NY is a not‐for‐profit company and a collective of artists committed to develop and produce original work for the stage and screen. Past productions include Someone Who'll Watch Over Me by Frank McGuinness, True North by Edward Allen Baker, Clayscapes by Clay McLeod Chapman, 360 by The Collective NY, Me Equals This + Happy Girl :) by Brian Leider, Warning: May Contain Nuts by Craig McNulty and the inaugural Collective:10 in 2013. For more information visit www.thecollective‐ny.org.

The Collective’s NO EMPTY SEATS initiative in which up to half the seats for every performance are made available on a free and pay-what-you-can basis. The 2014 Collective:10 and the Fall NES campaign has a goal of filling 1,000 seats which offers donors the ability to sponsor a play or entire performance night. The NO EMPTY SEATS program is made possible by the company's generous donors and patrons with the sole purpose of providing access to quality professional theatre for all. www.no-empty-seats.org.

Open:   09/29/15
Close:   10/04/15

Schedule:

PROGRAM A performs
TUE, SEPT 29 @ 8pm + talkback
THU, OCT 1 @ 7pm
FRI, OCT 2 @ 7pm
SAT, OCT 3 @ 7pm
SUN, OCT 4 @ 2pm

PROGRAM B performs
WED, SEPT 30 @ 8pm + talkback
THU, OCT 1 @ 9pm
FRI, OCT 2 @ 9pm
SAT, OCT 3 @ 3pm & 9pm:
9/29/2015
9/30/2015
10/1/2015
10/2/2015
10/3/2015
10/4/2015

Theater:   Teatro Circulo
Address:   64 East 4th Street
ny, ny 10003
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Cost:$20
Buy Tickets Online or Call: Brown Paper Tickets at 1-800-838-3006
Company: The Collective NY         Official Web Site: www.thecollective-ny.org