Come see Essential regulars Alex Van and Philip Mertz, along with the rest of their talented cast, in Pinch ‘n’ Ouch’s current production of Fool for Love by Sam Shepard! Runs two more weekends, with Industry Night this coming Monday night.
As the dust settles from this summer’s festival and we’re looking ahead to our next Bare Essentials reading, I got to spend some time with Amber Bradshaw. Amber is directing the next Bare Essentials reading on September 30, but she has been a backbone of Essential’s play development work for years. Read on to hear […]
We’ve been updating you for months now on the world premiere production of Daryl’s Split in Three, which closed last weekend at Florida Rep, but now Daryl is going international! Actors Repertory Theatre Luxembourg is producing the European Premiere of her play, Greyhounds, June 2-7. This is tremendously exciting news, and we’re not the only ones who think so. […]
…Three of them are Georgians, and two of those are Essential Theatre Playwriting Award Winners! Looks like we’re not the only ones who are fans of great Georgia writers. Congratulations to Topher Payne, Lauren Gunderson and Steve Yockey for making the Top 10 list. Check out the full article in Southern Theatre Magazine (starting on […]
Essential’s Artistic Director Peter Hardy was onstage with several other familiar faces in Aris Theatre’s second-ever production, the just-closed PHILADELPHIA, HERE I COME! An excellent production of a classic but rarely produced play, an ArtsATL review called it “Magnetic” and “a signal of the kind of classy work the company seems capable of.”