10 Short Plays About and by Women Featured in Free NYC Evening at The Lambs | Playbill

News 10 Short Plays About and by Women Featured in Free NYC Evening at The Lambs 365 Women A Year: A Playwriting Project will present New York City Group #3, an evening of staged readings of ten new short plays about some famous and infamous women in history, May 26 at 7 PM at The Lambs in New York City.

Attendees can expect to enjoy plays based on the lives of Stella Adler, Alicia Alonso, Hannah Arendt, Judy Chu, Fannie Lou Hamer, Bett Hemings, Sarah Kane, Madame Mao (Jiang Qing), May Sarton and the Empress Dowagers Ci’an and Cixi.

Authors for the evening are Jenny Lyn Bader, Christine Toy Johnson, Shellen Lubin, Deborah Magid, Yani Perez, Elsa Rael, Laura Rohrman, Stephanie Swirsky and Joy Tomasko. Directors include Laura Archer, Kimberly Loren Eaton, Lara Gold, Shellen Lubin, Jon L Peacock and Nina Zoie Lam.

The Lambs is located at 3 West 51st Street, 5th floor. The event is free, although seating is limited. Email [email protected]


365 Women a Year: A Playwriting Project is "a playwriting coalition involving more than 200 women writers from across the globe. Each woman has signed on to write one or more short plays about extraordinary women of the past and present. Our goals are to write women into the social consciousness, to empower and promote female playwrights, and to plant seeds of her story around the country and the world."

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