Network of Ensemble Theaters Symposium
INTERSECTION // ensembles + universities. NET, The New School, and Hook & Eye participated this weekend in a robust discussion of how ensemble work is finding its way into academia. We made some new friends and traded methodological insights with people from across the nation! Look out acting departments :)
Six-week "Sparkfinding" Expedition
The fun has begun! We're on the hunt. "BUCKY" stories are pouring in, and the mixing starts! What will spark our interest? This week - DESIGN, next week - GENDER & POLITICS. Never a dull moment.
Untitled R. Buckminster Fuller Project Announced!
Hook & Eye is embarking on an exciting project for 2015: A full-length piece based on the life and work of R. Buckminster Fuller. . in particular, his World Game. Working once again with playwright Gavin Broady, we begin next month and who knows where this examination of the notion of a 20th Century Utopian World will take us?
Wander/Lust: Impulse in the Age of RLS*
We are thrilled to announce the playwrights whose work will serve as the primary source material as we head off to our Workshop in Pennsylvania!
- GAVIN BROADY
- TASHA GORDON-SOLOMON
- BEN HOFFMAN
- JOANNE HUDSON
- DANIEL JOHN KELLEY
- TABIA LAU
- ANNIE MARTIN
- SARA MCBRIDE
- THOMAS WARD
Guided by Mario Biagini, from the Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards, we WORKSHOPPED songs of tradition from the Southern United States, which form a central part of the work material and long-term research of the Workcenter’s Open Program.
Our second annual SOLSTICE BASH was a rollicking success. Photos HERE.
Our sixth PlayLab was a blast! See for yourself HERE.
Our Playwrights Residency at NYC's Professional Performing Arts School continues this spring - performances in May. These kids are great.
Plans are being made for our Solstice Bash 2014! June 20 - Save the date. Check out how much fun we had last year HERE.
We're working on a concept for a family show that will knock your socks clear off and across the room. It'll have our nerdy friends the most excited.
Dates for our Summer Residency confirmed and booked! We're off to make a new piece in August. This is what it looked like last year building The Summoners.
Thank you to everyone who made The Summoners a terrific success! Photos and more HERE.