The spring will include the new play-meets-poetry-slam series Rough Draft and classes that include a Bouffon Performance Workshop and "Beyond Kickstarter: Fundraising for Small Companies."
The Up Close series will feature conversations with costume designer Long April 14, Passion and The King and I star Murphy April 21, Rocky composing team Ahrens and Flaherty April 23, The Lion King director Taymor May 5 and Mothers and Sons star and playwright Daly and McNally May 12.
The Artists-in-Residence Developmental events include Eyes A Surprise: A Gertrude Stein Workshop March 25, Transgender Representation On Stage May 8 and Environmentalism and Theater June 14. The Rough Draft New Play Development Series will include Rough Draft: Shoot The Freak by Lancelot Hamelin April 16 and Rough Draft: More Than 16 Kisses devised by Rebecca Holderness and Ensemble June 6.
Classes and workshops include "Yoga For Artists" with Laura Brandel, a Bouffon Physical Performance Workshop taught by Adam Lazarus and "Beyond Kickstarter: Fundraising for Small Companies" with Toby Banks.
Unless otherwise noted, the performances, events and educational offerings will be held at the new Drama League Theater Center in Tribeca.