308 items tagged "Theater"

Grants & Grantees

Date Title Grantee Program
2018 THERE The Wilma Theater
2018 SUPERTERRANEAN (working title) Pig Iron Theatre Company
2017 ear-whispered: works by Tania El Khoury Bryn Mawr College
2017 Heiner Goebbels: Imaginary Stages FringeArts
2017 Taylor Mac: A 24-Decade History of Popular Music Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
2017 The Accountant Trey Lyford
2016 Hello Blackout! New Paradise Laboratories
2016 A Period of Animate Existence Pig Iron Theatre Company
2016 Perfect Blue Tiny Dynamite
2016 Adapt! The Wilma Theater
2016 A Billion Nights On Earth Thaddeus Phillips
2016 Lydie Breeze Trilogy EgoPo Classic Theater
2016 Brett Bailey: Macbeth Performances and Residency FringeArts
2016 The Quiet Circus Headlong
2016 Destiny Estimate MJ Kaufman
2015 Lights Out: Nat "King" Cole People's Light
2015 An Investigation of Contingency and the Uses of Data Streams New Paradise Laboratories
2014 Facing Front: The Duets of Jonathan Burrows and Matteo Fargion Anna Drozdowski
2014 After the Rehearsal/Persona by Toneelgroep Amsterdam FringeArts
2014 Re-Place-ing Philadelphia Painted Bride Art Center
2014 ALIAS Thaddeus Phillips
2014 Pushers Iquail Shaheed
2014 An Artist Embedded in History Historical Society of Pennsylvania
2014 A Fierce Kind of Love: Connecting Communities through Story and Dialogue Institute on Disabilities at Temple University
2013 Creative Place-making Plan for the Adrienne InterAct Theatre Company
2013 Virtual Learning Platform Planning Philadelphia Young Playwrights
2013 Advanced Performance Training Evaluation Pig Iron Theatre Company
2013 Children's Theater Consortium Arden Theatre Company
2013 Two Works by Romeo Castellucci FringeArts
2013 The Adults New Paradise Laboratories
2013 The "Work" Project People's Light
2013 I Promised Myself to Live Faster Pig Iron Theatre Company
2013 The Frank Rizzo Project Theatre Exile
2012 Don Juan Comes Home from Iraq The Wilma Theater
2012 The Body Lautrec Mary Tuomanen and Aaron Cromie
2012 The Object Lesson Geoff Sobelle
2012 Wide Awake: A Civil War Cabaret Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
2012 Three Sisters Arden Theatre Company
2012 red black & GREEN: a blues Annenberg Center Live
2012 The Winter's Tale People's Light
2011 Elephant Room Geoff Sobelle
2011 Red-Eye to Havre de Grace Thaddeus Phillips
2011 Exploring Female Sexuality and Desire through Clown Charlotte Ford
2011 Our Class The Wilma Theater
2011 Zero Cost House Pig Iron Theatre Company
2011 Food Court FringeArts
2011 Fallow People's Light
2011 In This Place... and If She Stood Painted Bride Art Center
2011 The News with Dan Hoyle First Person Arts
2011 It's My Party: The Women and Comedy Project 1812 Productions
2010 The Flea and the Professor Arden Theatre Company
2010 The Cripple of Inishmaan Annenberg Center Live
2010 The Pride of Parnell Street Act II Playhouse
2010 Our Show of Shows and Laughter on the 23rd Floor 1812 Productions
2010 WHaLE OPTICS Thaddeus Phillips
2010 Macbeth The Wilma Theater
2010 The Lieutenant of Inishmore Theatre Exile
2010 Ruined Philadelphia Theatre Company
2010 The Devil and Mister Punch FringeArts
2010 Dividing the Estate People's Light
2010 Extremely Public Displays of Privacy New Paradise Laboratories
2010 Dublin by Lamplight Inis Nua Theatre Company
2009 Microworld(s) Thaddeus Phillips
2009 The AI Project Karen Getz
2009 Meanwhile... Madi Distefano
2009 A Queer Divine Sara Felder
2009 Chicken Charlotte Ford
2009 Leaving The Wilma Theater
2009 Twelfth Night, or What You Will Pig Iron Theatre Company
2009 The Select (The Sun Also Rises) FringeArts
2009 Golden Age Philadelphia Theatre Company
2009 Spalding Gray: Stories Left to Tell Painted Bride Art Center
2009 Freedom Club New Paradise Laboratories
2009 August: Osage County Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
2009 The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity InterAct Theatre Company
2009 The First Day of School 1812 Productions
2009 Sunday in the Park with George Arden Theatre Company
2008 Candide Arden Theatre Company
2008 Haunted Poe Brat Productions
2008 Melancholy, A Comedy Sara Felder
2008 The Persians People's Light
2008 Grey Gardens Philadelphia Theatre Company
2008 Welcome to Yuba City Pig Iron Theatre Company
2008 Flesh and Blood and Fish and Fowl Geoff Sobelle
2008 Scorched The Wilma Theater
2006 This Is the Week That Is: Political Humor for the Holidays 1812 Productions
2006 Sweetie Pie Madi Distefano
2006 Out of Sight: A Blind Comedy about God, Israel, and My Mom Sara Felder
2006 The Emperor Jones FringeArts
2006 BATCH: An American Bachelor/ette Party Spectacle New Paradise Laboratories
2006 Animal Farm
2006 A House With No Walls InterAct Theatre Company
2006 Edward Scissorhands Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
2005 2005 Grants
2004 2004 Grants
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Collaborators & Colleagues

Name Affiliation Role
Taylor Mac Independent Collaborator
Cynthia Hedstrom The Wooster Group LOI Panelist
Rinde Eckert Panelist
Alex Torra Independent Pew Fellow
Dulé Hill Contributor
Michael Rakowitz Independent Contributor
John Jarboe The Bearded Ladies Grantee
Trey Lyford Independent Grantee
Jenny Gersten Performing Arts Center at the World Trade Center Panelist
Christopher Colucci Independent Grantee
Jennifer Kidwell Independent Grantee
Juliette Carrillo Cornerstone Theater Panelist
MJ Kaufman Grantee
Rebecca Taichman Independent LOI Panelist
Blanka Zizka The Wilma Theater Contributor
Centrala FringeArts, Swarthmore College Contributor
David Levine Bard College Berlin LOI Panelist
Dan Hurlin Sarah Lawrence College LOI Panelist
Karen Getz Grantee
Madi Distefano Grantee
Sara Felder Grantee
Charlotte Ford Grantee
Mary Tuomanen Grantee
Aaron Cromie Independent Grantee
Romeo Castellucci Independent Contributor
James Sugg Pew Fellow
Marian X Pew Fellow
Thomas Gibbons Pew Fellow
Richard Schechner New York University, Tisch School of the Arts Contributor
Kimmika L.H. Williams-Witherspoon Pew Fellow
Dan Rothenberg Pew Fellow
Caden Manson Pew Fellow
Nicholas Wardigo Pew Fellow
Stuart Carden Independent LOI Panelist
Meiyin Wang Under The Radar Festival and Symposium LOI Panelist
Gabriel Quinn Bauriedel Pew Fellow
Honor Molloy Pew Fellow
Charlotte Blake Alston Pew Fellow
Robert Smythe Pew Fellow
Edgar J. Shockley III Pew Fellow
Joseph Cashore Pew Fellow
Katharine Clark Gray Pew Fellow
Bruce Graham Pew Fellow
J. Rufus Caleb Pew Fellow
Whit MacLaughlin New Paradise Laboratories Contributor
Thaddeus Phillips Lucidity Suitcase Intercontinental Contributor
Geoff Sobelle Independent Grantee
Sebastienne Mundheim Independent Contributor, Grantee
Russell Davis Pew Fellow
Dito van Reigersberg Pig Iron Theatre Company Contributor
Alan Brown WolfBrown Visitor
Tony Kushner Independent Visitor
Fiach Mac Conghail Abbey Theatre Visitor
Anna Deavere Smith Institute on the Arts and Civic Dialogue Contributor
Estelle Parsons Independent Contributor
Jens Hoffmann Visitor
Kate Valk Wooster Group Contributor
Michael Rohd Sojourn Theatre Contributor
Diane Ragsdale ArtsJournal Contributor
Robert Prosky Independent Contributor
Václav Havel Independent Contributor
Paula Vogel Yale School of Drama Contributor
Ain Gordon Independent Contributor
John Dias Two River Theater Company Panelist
Mark Brokaw Yale Institute for Music Theatre LOI Panelist
Timothy Douglas Independent Panelist
Julie Crosby Women's Project Panelist
Robyn Goodman Roundabout Theatre Company Panelist
Jeffrey Herrmann Seattle Repertory Theatre LOI Panelist
Melanie Joseph Foundry Theatre Contributor
Chris Jennings Shakespeare Theatre Company Panelist
Harold Wolpert Roundabout Theatre Company Panelist
Beth Whitaker Signature Theatre Panelist
May Adrales Independent LOI Panelist
Casey Childs Primary Stages Panelist
Paige Evans Lincoln Center Theater LOI Panelist
Bruce Allardice Ping Chong + Company Contributor
Talvin Wilks Independent Panelist
Mara Isaacs Octopus Theatricals LLC LOI Panelist, Panelist
Ralph Peña Ma-Yi Theater Company Panelist
Susana Tubert Latino International Theater Festival of New York Panelist
Molly Smith Arena Stage Panelist
Jeffrey Horowitz Theatre for a New Audience Panelist
Steven Cosson The Civilians Panelist
Aaron Landsman Independent LOI Panelist
Richard Maxwell New York City Players Panelist
Kim Whitener HERE Panelist
Chay Yew Victory Gardens Theater Panelist
David Herskovits Target Margin Theater Panelist
Polly Carl HowlRound Contributor
Dean R. Gladden Alley Theatre Panelist
Gaye Taylor Upchurch Independent Panelist


Date Title
21 Sep 2018 Projects on Tour: Center-Supported Works by Ann Hamilton, David Ludwig, Silvana Cardell, and more
05 Sep 2018 Trey Lyford’s World Premiere of The Accountant Explores Memory and Loss through Physical Theater, Magic, and Crowdsourcing, Sept. 6–9
07 Aug 2018 On Stage This Fall: Immersive Works from Artist Tania El Khoury, Choreographer Boris Charmatz at the Barnes Foundation, International Contemporary Ensemble at Christ Church and More
04 Jun 2018 Center’s Latest Book, The Sentient Archive: Bodies, Performance, and Memory, Now in Print
22 May 2018 In Print Soon: The Sentient Archive: Bodies, Performance, and Memory
20 Apr 2018 Tony Award-Winner John Guare's Three-Part Epic on Stage, April 25–May 6
21 Mar 2018 On Stage This Spring: Taylor Mac’s 24-Decade History of Popular Music, Frank Zappa’s genre-defying The Yellow Shark, John Guare’s Lydie Breeze Cycle Marathon, and More
18 Dec 2017 Coming in 2018: Center-Funded Projects from Taylor Mac, Nels Cline, Tania El Khoury, Trenton Doyle Hancock, and More
27 Nov 2017 Projects On Tour: Pati Hill Exhibition, Thaddeus Phillips, Silvana Cardell Bring Work to New Venues
21 Aug 2017 On Stage This Fall: Opera Philadelphia’s First Festival, Premieres from New Paradise Laboratories, Thaddeus Phillips, Tempesta di Mare, and More
13 Jul 2017 Tiny Dynamite’s US Premiere of Perfect Blue Showcases Two Actors on Two Continents, with One Live Internet Connection, July 14–23
27 Feb 2017 Coming to a Stage Near You: Performances from The Wilma Theater, Kyle “JustSole” Clark, Philadelphia Chamber Music Society, and More


Date Event Grantee
20 Jun 2019 to 29 Jun 2019 Contradict This! A Birthday Funeral for Heroes: New York Premiere University of Pennsylvania Libraries
19 Jun 2019 to 10 Aug 2019 FOURTEEN at the National Constitution Center National Constitution Center
18 May 2019 to 20 May 2019 A Billion Nights on Earth at Harbourfront Centre
01 Mar 2019 to 03 Mar 2019 A Fierce Kind of Love at FringeArts Institute on Disabilities at Temple University
05 Feb 2019 to 17 Mar 2019 Lights Out: Nat "King" Cole at Geffen Playhouse People's Light
28 Sep 2018 to 18 Nov 2018 Supper, People on the Move: National Tour
06 Sep 2018 to 09 Sep 2018 The Accountant
07 Sep 2018 to 08 Sep 2018 Heiner Goebbels: Songs of Wars I Have Seen FringeArts
07 Sep 2018 to 09 Sep 2018 Heiner Goebbels: Stifters Dinge FringeArts
07 Jul 2018 to 22 Jul 2018 O Monsters at Capital Fringe Festival New Paradise Laboratories
14 Apr 2018 ear-whispered: A Conversation with Artist Tania El Khoury at Twelve Gates Arts Bryn Mawr College
09 Apr 2018 ear-whispered: works by Tania El Khoury: A Conversation with Artist Tania El Khoury at Bryn Mawr College Bryn Mawr College
09 Jun 2018 Taylor Mac: A 24-Decade History of Popular Music: Part II Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
02 Jun 2018 Taylor Mac: A 24-Decade History of Popular Music: Part I Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
25 Apr 2018 to 06 May 2018 Lydie Breeze Cycle Marathon EgoPo Classic Theater
11 Apr 2018 to 22 Apr 2018 Lydie Breeze Cycle: Home EgoPo Classic Theater
07 Mar 2018 to 18 Mar 2018 Lydie Breeze Cycle: Aipotu EgoPo Classic Theater
31 Jan 2018 to 11 Feb 2018 Lydie Breeze Cycle: Cold Harbor EgoPo Classic Theater
16 Dec 2017 to 17 Dec 2017 A Billion Nights on Earth FringeArts Holiday Performances
15 Nov 2017 to 18 Nov 2017 A Billion Nights on Earth at Brooklyn Academy of Music
11 Oct 2017 to 03 Dec 2017 Lights Out: Nat “King” Cole People's Light
12 Sep 2017 to 17 Sep 2017 Hello Blackout!: WTF (Welcome: The Future!) Sessions New Paradise Laboratories
19 Oct 2017 to 29 Oct 2017 Destiny Estimate
08 Sep 2017 to 09 Sep 2017 Sophia’s Forest
05 Sep 2017 to 17 Sep 2017 Hello Blackout! New Paradise Laboratories
14 Sep 2017 to 17 Sep 2017 A Billion Nights On Earth
14 Sep 2017 to 25 Sep 2017 O17 Festival Opera Philadelphia
22 Sep 2017 to 24 Sep 2017 A Period of Animate Existence Pig Iron Theatre Company
14 Jul 2017 to 23 Jul 2017 Perfect Blue Tiny Dynamite
09 Jun 2017 In-Progress Showing of Sophia’s Forest
14 Apr 2017 to 15 Apr 2017 In-Progress Showing of A Period of Animate Existence Pig Iron Theatre Company
06 Apr 2017 Soundtrack to Immigration: An Evening of Music from Adapt! The Wilma Theater
03 Apr 2017 Adapt!: A Forum for What?: American Theater and Politics Today The Wilma Theater
28 Mar 2017 Directors Gathering Dialogue: The Women of Adapt! The Wilma Theater
22 Jan 2017 Endless Shout: Jumatatu Poe's Let 'im Move You: A Study and This Is a Success Institute of Contemporary Art
11 Jan 2017 to 12 Jan 2017 Endless Shout: Virago-Man Dem In-Process Showings by Cynthia Oliver Institute of Contemporary Art
09 Nov 2016 to 13 Nov 2016 Endless Shout: Raúl de Nieves Institute of Contemporary Art
22 Mar 2017 to 22 Apr 2017 Adapt! (Event) The Wilma Theater
16 Sep 2016 to 23 Sep 2016 Macbeth: Panel Discussions FringeArts
16 Sep 2016 to 23 Sep 2016 Macbeth: Film Screenings FringeArts
24 Sep 2016 to 25 Sep 2016 Macbeth: Pre-Show Discussions FringeArts
24 Sep 2016 to 25 Sep 2016 Macbeth FringeArts
09 Dec 2015 The End of the Way It Was Open Salon New Paradise Laboratories
22 Apr 2016 to 24 Apr 2016 Re-PLACE-ing Philadelphia: Marty Pottenger's #PHILLYSAVESEARTH Painted Bride Art Center
18 Nov 2015 Unpacking a Psychiatrist: The 217 Boxes of Dr. Henry Anonymous Historical Society of Pennsylvania
15 Oct 2015 to 08 Nov 2015 Theatre Exile presents Rizzo Theatre Exile
11 Sep 2015 to 13 Sep 2015 Alias Ellis MacKenzie September 11–13 FringeArts
15 Sep 2015 to 19 Sep 2015 Alias Ellis MacKenzie September 15–19 FringeArts
07 Apr 2016 to 17 Apr 2016 A Fierce Kind of Love Institute on Disabilities at Temple University
20 Jun 2015 Facing Front: Writing Dance Bowerbird
27 Jun 2015 Facing Front Artist Talk: Building Performance Bowerbird
04 Sep 2015 to 04 Oct 2015 The Object Lesson
19 Oct 2015 to 23 Oct 2015 A Fierce Kind of Love: Here. Stories from Selinsgrove Center and KenCrest Services Institute on Disabilities at Temple University
03 Sep 2015 to 05 Sep 2015 After the Rehearsal / Persona FringeArts
28 Jun 2015 LIVE REMIX: Stage Adaptations in the New Media Age FringeArts
14 May 2015 to 16 May 2015 The Incredibly Dangerous Astonishing Lucrative and Potentially Completely TRUE Adventures of Barry Seal FringeArts
18 Feb 2015 to 22 Feb 2015 The Object Lesson FringeArts
27 Mar 2015 to 12 Apr 2015 I Promised Myself to Live Faster at the 39th Humana Festival of New Plays Pig Iron Theatre Company
22 May 2015 to 31 May 2015 Pig Iron: I Promised Myself to Live Faster Pig Iron Theatre Company
20 Aug 2014 The Body Lautrec Sneak Preview at the PMA Philadelphia Museum of Art
19 Aug 2014 Romeo Castellucci Film Screening and Discussion with Tom Sellar FringeArts
29 Jan 2015 to 31 Jan 2015 Red-Eye to Havre de Grace at Walker Art Center
05 Nov 2014 to 08 Nov 2014 Geoff Sobelle's The Object Lesson at BAM
03 Sep 2014 to 14 Sep 2014 New Paradise Laboratories Presents The Adults New Paradise Laboratories
12 Sep 2014 to 21 Sep 2014 The Body Lautrec FringeArts
22 Apr 2014 to 01 Jun 2014 Red-Eye to Havre de Grace at New York Theatre Workshop
11 Sep 2014 to 13 Sep 2014 The Four Seasons Restaurant FringeArts
05 May 2014 Reading of The Rizzo Project Theatre Exile
25 Aug 2014 The Body Lautrec at FringeArts Scratch Night FringeArts
01 Apr 2014 Representing the Veteran Experience The Wilma Theater
07 Apr 2014 The Metamorphoses of Don Juan Opera Philadelphia
08 Apr 2014 Veterans on Stage with Paula Vogel The Wilma Theater
10 Apr 2014 A Conversation with Warrior Writers The Wilma Theater
04 Apr 2014 to 05 Apr 2014 Zero Cost House at the University of Maryland Pig Iron Theatre Company
12 Feb 2014 FringeArts screening of Romeo Castellucci film Tragedia Endogonidia FringeArts
04 Dec 2013 to 22 Dec 2013 Pig Iron: Twelfth Night, or What You Will Pig Iron Theatre Company
19 Mar 2014 to 20 Apr 2014 Don Juan Comes Home From Iraq The Wilma Theater
20 Mar 2014 to 20 Apr 2014 Three Sisters Arden Theatre Company