NEW YORK MADNESS SEASON FIVE:

Is About To Happen… And We Need Your Help!

DONATE NOW! Be A part of the Madness!

 

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We’ve got big plans for this year. As we launch our fundraising campaign for this year, we have a couple favors to ask:  Will you help us make Season Five possible by making a donation today?  

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Now, please help us spread the word.  Every time you Share/Tweet/Email about NYM’s campaign, you help get us closer to our goal!

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Read more about Season 5 and make your tax-deductible donation here

You can make help us bring another 40+ world-premiere scripts to life this coming season. Thank you for any help you can give us! You make our work possible. We hope to see you at the theater!

It’s the end of the season….. THANK YOU!

Season Four was a Huge Success

We couldn’t have done it without you! 

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We produced 6 packed events @:

The Cherry Lane Theatre
T.Schreiber Theatre
IATI Theater
Ensemble Studios Theater
Theaterlab 

and The Peter Jay Sharp Theater 

Thank you to our Season Four Featured Guests!  

Erik Ehn
Caridad Svich
August Schulenburg
Mia Chung
Jenny Lyn Bader
David Bar Katz

Season Four Included:

49 #Newplays
40 #Directors
41 #Playwrights
111 #Actors
2 #NewSongs 

We also founded the NYMActingCompany

with our amazing Head of Acting Anna Van Valin

When people ask what was funny in 2013-2014, what was touching and important, what were the theatrical innovations just starting to happen?
“Work created in Season Four of NYMadness” is the answer for nearly 200 Artists.

Thank you for being a part of it and making it happen! 

Last Madness of the 2013-2014 Season!

You’re Invited to 

New York Madness! 
with
Featured Guest Playwright

David Bar Katz

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Tony Nominee, LAByrinth Theatre Co
Emmy Nominee, FOX, HBO, Sundance

Monday, May 12th, 8:00pm
at
The Peter Jay Sharp Theater

416 West 42nd Street

This is the Last Madness in our Fourth Season.
Don’t miss it! 

NYMadness Writers:
David Bar Katz (Featured Guest)
Cecilia Copeland
Libby Emmons
Judith Leora
Michael Panes
Michael Puzzo
Abby Rosenbock
and introducing
Morris Akiba Katz

Director and Cast List
Announced Soon!

RESERVE TICKETS HERE
Free/$5 Suggested Donation

COMING UP NEXT:

You’re Invited to

New York Madness!

with Guest Playwright

Jenny Lyn Bader

Sunday, April 6th
8:00pm at
Cherry Lane Theatre 
38 Commerce Street, NYC

This month’s Madness writers:

Jenny Lyn Bader
Cecilia Copeland
J.Stephen Brantley
Brett Epstein
Penny Jackson
Dan McCabe
Jerry Polner
Full Director and Cast list coming soon.

RESERVE TICKETS HERE
Free/$5 Suggested Donation

You’re Invited to 

Double Rhyming Madness! 

with Guest Playwright
Mia Chung

Sunday, March 9th at 8:00pm!
at TheaterLab
357 West 36th St.
(3rd floor bet 5th/6th Ave)

This month’s Madness writers:
Mia Chung
Judith Leora
Tanya Everett
Chris Van Strander
Tori Keenan-Zelt
Stephanie Swirsky
Greg Aldrich

RESERVE TICKETS HERE
Free/$5 Suggested Donation

Includes New York Madness Acting Company:  Anna Van Valin (Head of NYM Acting Company), Tonia E. AndersonDinah BerkleyJosh BywaterJody ChristophersonA.L. GaipaNic GrelliHoma HynesAnna LaMadridMichael MarkhamLauren McCuneDiana OhMaria PeyramaureStacey RaymondJoel StiglianoWilliam Oliver WatkinsMarissa WolfGregory Wool

January 12, 2014 @ EST

You’re Invited to  

Identity at the Intersections

New York Madness! 

 with Guest Playwright

August Schulenburg

(Flux Theatre Ensemble)

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Sunday, January 12th at 8:00pm!

at Ensemble Studio Theatre
549 West 52nd St.

RESERVE TICKETS HERE  

Free/$5 Suggested Donation

This month’s Madness writers:

August Schulenburg

Nic Grelli

Micheline Auger

Cecilia Copeland (Artistic Director)

Cara Jane Francis

Judith Leora (Managing Director)

Ryan Dowler

David Hilder

Alexis Roblan 

Includes New York Madness Acting Company:  Anna Van Valin (Head of NYM Acting Company), Tonia E. AndersonDinah BerkleyJosh BywaterJody ChristophersonA.L. GaipaNic GrelliHoma HynesAnna LaMadridMichael MarkhamLauren McCuneDiana OhMaria PeyramaureStacey RaymondJoel StiglianoWilliam Oliver WatkinsMarissa WolfGregory Wool

ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN IN A MADNESS! 

With Special Guests 
Greencard Wedding!

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NYMACo Member Jody Christopherson and Michael de Roos
a 4 Star Time Out New York Critic’s Pick!
Opening for NYMadness!

Special Announcement! 
NYMadness Artistic Director Cecilia Copeland
Named a “Person of the Year” by Indie Theater Now!

Also named a “Person of the Year”
NYMACo Member Diana Oh
and NYM Artist J.Stephen Brantley!

“Indie Theater Now proudly presents the 10th annual People Of The Year. These 15 artists represent the cream of contemporary independent theater. All of them have contributed in multiple ways to the diversity and vitality of NYC theater in the past 12 months. These artists are chosen by nominations from NYTE’s contributors and selected by the Board of NYTE.”

NYMadness as a company, our artists, and our community share this honor!  

We celebrate the recognition and Thank You to all of our contributors for helping

 

NYMadness Holiday Gathering

All friends of New York Madness! 


NYMadness is having a Holiday Happy Hour: 

at The Soho Room

203 Spring St, New York, NY 10012, 

Corner of Spring and Sullivan 

From 7pm-10pm

on December 18th.


We’re looking ahead to 2014

Our Featured Guests will include:
August Schulenburg
Mia Chung
Jenny Lyn Bader
David Bar Katz 
Please come join us for some holiday cheer!
And if you can’t make it out to the party,
please consider making an end-of-year gift to help carry us into 2014
– any gift helps keep the Madness going!
DONATE HERE