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Just announced. More digital offerings just for you

WE ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE ADDITIONAL DIGITAL PROGRAMMING FOR THE 2020/2021 SEASON.  “We need, more than ever, the sense of community and connection that the theater provides. We are home, alone, far more than we were before this pandemic and The Public means for its digital work to provide strength and solace,” said Artistic Director Oskar Eustis.  Learn more about additional

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Plant a Seed: Connection with Community

New York City is alive. New York is resilient, flexible, and energetic because of its people and communities. At a time when our theaters are dark and resources are limited, our Public Works team created an original documentary, UNDER THE GREENWOOD TREE; the students in Hunts Point Children’s Shakespeare Ensemble pivoted to assemble an online version of MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING performed from their

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Just Announced: UNDER THE RADAR 2021

THE UNDER THE RADAR festival is excited to announce the full line-up of the 2021 Festival, featuring a robust line-up of digital livestream and streaming on-demand performances.  “The artists in this year’s Under the Radar Festival answer the unprecedented challenges of this time with fearlessness and heart,” shared Under the Radar Festival Director Mark Russell. “We have created a festival where presence is

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Just Announced! PSI Talks: HAMLET & BLACK LIVES

Join the return of Public Shakespeare Talks on Tuesday, 11/10 WHO’S THERE: HAMLET AND BLACK LIVESNovember 10 at 7pm  With Karen Ann Daniels, Chukwudi Iwuji, Patricia MacGregor, James Shapiro, and Praycious Wilson-Gay   In the fall of 2016, in the wake of the protests in Ferguson, Missouri, the rising Black Lives Matter movement, and a divisive presidential campaign, The Public Theater’s Mobile Unit toured a production

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SHIPWRECK – Now Available for On Demand Listening

“ Washburn has a good ear for ripped-from-the-op-ed-page outrage.” –  Alexandra Schwartz, The New Yorker   “The radio play features compelling deliveries of the figures, their attitudes, and the playwright’s descriptive, articulate, and often elevated poetic language by the excellent cast.” – Deb Miller, DC METRO Now available! SHIPWRECK is the new collaboration between playwrightAnne Washburn and Public Theater Associate Artistic Director, Saheem Ali. You can

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Tim Burton’s “The Nightmare Before Christmas” Virtual Halloween Concert to Benefit Lymphoma Research Foundation and The Actors Fund

FEATURING THE SPOOKTACULAR TALENTS OF RAFAEL CASAL, ADRIENNE WARREN, JAMES MONORE IGLEHART, DANNY BURSTEIN, NIK WALKER, LESLI MARGHERITA, ROB MCCLURE AND MANY MORE The Actors Fund and the Lymphoma Research Foundation are proud to announce a one-night-only virtual Halloween benefit concert presentation of the songs from Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas, Disney’s classic animated film, as interpreted by some of Broadway’s most ghoulishly

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Adrienne Warren Joins Public Forum’s Pre-Election Night Event WE THE PEOPLE

Join Public Forum ahead of the 2020 Election for a ritual of solidarity and celebration   Public Forum: WE THE PEOPLE is a pre-election night celebration of community, solidarity and hope, directed by Will Davis and featuring Tony Award nominee Adrienne Warren (Tina), Tony and Emmy nominated actor Brandon Victor Dixon (NBC’s Jesus Christ Superstar), performer and 2020 TED Fellow Jomama Jones, and more. Through testimony, video postcards, music, and

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