Moderated by Time Out New York's theatre editor and chief drama critic David Cote, the 7:30 PM panel discussion will be at 92YTribeca, at 200 Hudson Street.
The panel "will offer a first-look at the award-winning theatre company's season line-up and represents a unique opportunity to catch eight gifted artists…offering insights into their creative processes and answering questions from the audience."
The eight writers are:Daniel Goldfarb (Modern Orthodox, Adam Baum and the Jew Movie, Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me), whose play The Retributionists kicks off the new season with its world Premiere, beginning previews Aug. 21, produced in association with South Ark Stage.
Annie Baker (Body Awareness), whose play Circle Mirror Transformation will have its world premiere at Playwrights Horizons beginning previews Sept. 24.Melissa James Gibson ([sic]), whose play This will have its world premiere at Playwrights Horizons beginning November 2009.Bruce Norris (The Pain and the Itch), whose play Clybourne Park will have its world premiere at Playwrights Horizons beginning January 2010.Kia Corthron (Breath, Boom; Force Continuum), whose play A Cool Dip in the Barren Saharan Crick will have its world premiere at Playwrights Horizons beginning March 2010 in a co-production with The Play Company and Culture Project.Mariana Elder, who wrote the book for the new musical The Burnt Part Boys, which will have its New York City premiere at Playwrights Horizons in a co-production with Vineyard Theatre beginning April 2010.Nathan Tysen (Fugitive Songs), who wrote the lyrics for the new musical The Burnt Part Boys.
Chris Miller (Fugitive Songs, Songs from an Unmade Bed) who wrote the music for the new musical The Burnt Part Boys. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased online at www.92y.org or by calling Y-Charge at (212) 601-1000.
For more information, visit www.92YTribeca.org.
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