Next Week: Motown. A Murder Mystery. Shopping Malls. | UTR Begins!

The Public Theater
UNDER THE RADAR 2021
THE ALL-NEW, ALL-FREE UTR BEGINS NEXT WEEK ON JANUARY 6! 
Don’t forget to mark your calendars for an all-digital UTR like you’ve never experienced before. We’ve got Motown. We’ve got a murder mystery. We’ve got stories of resilience. We’ve got artists from Chile to Iran to the U.K.

This global festival will surprise, delight, and keep you on your toes. 

Booking and RSVP’s are now available for the 2021 UNDER THE RADAR Festival, featuring three different types of performances: 

  • Stream On-Demand: RSVP for updates and the latest information on our on-demand productions from Whitney White and Peter Mark Kendall, Teatro Anónimo, Alicia Hall Moran, and the Devised Theater Working Group.
  • Live-Streamed Performances: Book tickets to attend select live-streamed performances from The Javaad Alipoor Company, Inua Ellams, and Piehole.
  • On The Phone: An over-the-phone experience with 600 Highwaymen. (Please note: this production is sold out.)

Learn more about the complete line-up below:

CAPSULE

CAPSULE

By Whitney White and Peter Mark Kendall (U.S.)
Directed and Produced by Taibi Magar and Tyler Dobrowsky

January 6-17
Streaming On-Demand on publictheater.org

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ESPÍRITU

ESPÍRITU

By Teatro Anónimo (Chile)
Written and directed by Trinidad González 

January 6-17 
Streaming On-Demand on publictheater.org
Performed in Spanish with English subtitles.   

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Rich Kids: A History of Shopping Malls in Tehran

RICH KIDS: A HISTORY OF SHOPPING MALLS IN TEHRAN

Written by Javaad Alipoor(U.K./Iran)
Co-Created by Javaad Alipoorand Kirsty Housley  
Produced by The Javaad Alipoor Company

January 7-10, 14-17
Select Live Streamed Performances Online on publictheater.org

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Borders & Crossings

BORDERS & CROSSINGS

By Inua Ellams (U.K.)
Produced by Fuel   

January 7-10
Select Live Streamed Performances Online on publictheater.org

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DISCLAIMER

Written by Tara Ahmadinejad 
Created by Piehole (U.S.)   

January 7-11, 14-17
Select Live Streamed Performances Online on publictheater.org

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motown project

the motown project

By Alicia Hall Moran (U.S.)
Presented by Joe’s Pub
Part of Joe’s Pub New York Voices Commission
Executive Producer: Thomas O. Kriegsmann / ArKtype  

January 8-17
Streaming On-Demand on publictheater.org

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Incoming!

INCOMING!

Featuring Devised Theater Working Group cohort members Savon BartleyNile Harris, Miranda Haymon, Eric Lockley, Raelle Myrick-Hodges, Mia RovegnoJustin Elizabeth Sayre, and Mariana Valencia. 

January 6-17 
Streaming On-Demand on publictheater.org

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Lead Image, Pictured: Mariana Valencia
Photo by: Maria Baranova

Pictured, CAPSULE: Whitney White and Peter Mark Kendall
Photo Credit: Melissa Bunni Elian    

Pictured ESPÍRITU: The cast of ESPÍRITU
Photo by Felipe Fredes. 

Pictured RICH KIDS: Cast of RICH KIDS
Photo Credit: Peter Dibdin  

Pictured BORDERS & CROSSINGS: Inua Ellams 
Photo by Caleb Femi

DISCLAIMER Photo by Ben Smith

Pictured MOTOWN PROJECT: Alicia Hall Moran
Photo Joseph P Alvarado, edited by Lance Cain    

Pictured INCOMING!: Nile Harris
Photo by Chloe Bellemere


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Luesther T. Mertz Charitable Trust Prodvides Support for The Public Theater's Year-Round Activities. Lead Support for the Public's Digitla Programming: Blavatnik Family Foundation, The Ford Foundation, Howard Gilman Foundation, Bank of America, Open Society Foundations, American Express, JetBlue, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Additional Digital Season support provided by The Harold & Mimi Steinberg New Play Development Fund, The Shubert Foundation, The Tow Foundation, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, New York State Council on the Arts, and David Rockefeller Foundation.