Saturday, May 30, 2009
Tuesday, May 26, 2009
Thursday, May 21, 2009
Romeo & Juliet @ Teatro La Tea, Clemente Soto Velez- Cultural and Educational Center, 107 Suffolk St. 2nd Floor (between Rivington and Delancey Sts.) Tickets may be purchased at http://www.smarttix.com/ or at the door. Tickets: $25.00
Wednesday, May 20, 2009
The Barefoot Theatre Company was invited once again to collaborate with the Gloucester Stage Company, Eric Engel, Artistic Director; Israel Horovitz founder - to participate in the Boston Theater Marathon for the fourth time.
This year we presented Project #4 of our 70/70 Horovitz Project with Horovitz's newest piece, What Strong Fences Make directed by Israel Horovitz along with Robert Walsh featuring Barefoot Producing Artistic Director, Francisco Solorzano along with Sean Meehan.
What Strong Fences Make was originally presented as a reading and developed during Project #2 (Mid-East Pieces (in) Process) on April 15th (the Bleecker Street Theater) and on April 17th (Iona College in New Rochelle). The piece featured Solorzano and Barefoot memeber Joseph Sousa under the direction of Associate Director, Michael LoPorto.
Keep an eye out for the revival of Project #2!!
Tuesday, May 19, 2009
Friday, May 15, 2009
Following the success of Project# 3: Dance With Me on Saturday, May 9th - we present the newest entry in the 70/70 Horovitz Festival.
If you find yourself in Boston this Sunday, May 17th - be sure to check us out with Project# 4 of the 70/70 Horovitz Project. Barefoot Theatre Company collaborates once again with Gloucester Stage Company in bringing a short play by Israel Horovitz to the Boston Theatre Marathon.
What Strong Fences Make was first featured and had its world premiere as a reading in Project #2 (Mid-East Pieces (in) Process) on April 15th directed by Associate Director, Michael LoPorto.
Producing Artistic Director, Francisco Solorzano returns to the role he originated. Sean Meehan takes on the role originated by company member Joseph Sousa.
Be sure to check back for pics on Project#3 as well as Project# 4 after this weekend. And keep your eyes and ears open for Project# 5 which will bring the Barefoot Theatre Company at The Cherry Lane Theater for the month of June.
Monday, May 11, 2009
Also honored that evening: Jules Fisher & Peggy Eisenhauer, accepting the Alfred Drake Award and Linda Herring accepting the Theater Alumna of the Year Award along with: students from the BFA, BA, MFA, and MA programs in Theater. May 12, 2009, 6:30pm-8:30pm: On the stage of Gershwin Theater, Brooklyn College Campus, Brooklyn, NY 11210.
Picture, L to R: F. Solorzano with fellow Brooklyn College Alum and Barefoot Theatre Company member, Joseph Sousa at a bareNaked Reading Series evet at the Bleecker Street Theatre.
Friday, May 8, 2009
Celebrate Mother's Day with Ballroom Dancing and the Barefoot Theatre Company.
Cocktails, Food, Live Music, Fantastic Auciton Items and a ballroom dance lesson lead by World Champion Ballroom Dancers, Pierre Dulaine and Yvonne Marceau!!!
All proceeds from this event go towards the support our the Barefoot Theatre Company, a volunteer non-profit organization.
Promises to be an amazing evening with lots of fun so come join us! Hope to see you there!
Here's a sneak peak at Dance With Me: project # 3 of our 70/70 Horovitz Project. The event reading of three short plays by Israel Horovitz, directed by company member Pamela Seiderman will take place on Saturday, May 9th, 8pm at the American Ballroom Theater - official sponsor and host of project # 3.
The evening will featuring a ballroom dance lesson lead by ballroom champions Pierre Dulaine and Yvonne Marceau!
The three plays: The Marriage Play, The Audition Play and Acrobats features Barefoot Theatre Company members: Will Allen, Anna Chlumsky, Mark G. Cisneros, Maia Sage Ermansons, John Gazzale, Ruben Luque, Victoria Malvagno, Lorraine Rodriguez and Anika Solveig with special guests Lynn Cohen (seen in Barefoot's Israel Horovitz's New Shorts, bareNaked Reading Series) Ronald Cohen (seen in Barefoot's bareNaked Reading Series) and Sean Neeley.
Live Music by : Mindy Cassale & George Kormendi.
Admission is $10. Join us for cocktails, snacks, ballroom dancing and a silent auction with some really amazing items - all proceeds will go towards the support of the 70/70 Horovitz Project.
Collections of Israel Horovitz's plays will be available for sale at every event courtesy of Smith & Krauss Play Publishers, Samuel French Plays, Inc. and Dramatists Play Publishers, Inc.
Promises to be an evening of theatre, dancing and celebration! Come celebrate Mother's Day a day early with the Barefoot Theatre Company!!! See you there!!
Bleecker Street Theatre is the Official Venue and Sponsor for the 70/70 Horovitz Project.