The Theatre Arts Division of Columbia University School of the Arts is launching an annual New Play Festival to promote the work of graduating playwrights. From April 28 through May 14, the Theatre Division premiers its mini-play festival of three original plays in repertory. The plays will be produced at the showcase level, says Division C hair Steven Chaikelson.
The New Play Festival will be held at the Horace Mann Theatre of Columbia University Teachers College, 120 th and Broadway.
Columbia 's New Voices: Columbia University School of the Arts 2005 Play Festival
Delayed, by Meredith Tomason; directed by Trip Cullman; April 28-30
ABK…For Life, by Tasha M. Ross; directed by Rajendra Ramoon Maharaj; May 5-7
Treasure Island, FL, by Bixby Elliot; directed by Jonathan Silverstein; May 12-14
Performances will be Thursday through Saturday at 8 p.m. and an additional Saturday show at 3 p.m. Tickets are free. Call (212) 854-3859 for tickets. These productions are made possible with the generous support of Dasha Epstein and John Williamson and family.