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 Preview on BROADWAY WORLD  A New Play by Ben Gassman Directed by  Ran Xia   INDEPENDENT STUDY traces the unlikely friendship of a first-generation college student and her former professor, each struggling privately with a brother's radical choice and the onslaught of the internet’s opinions. The play grapples with tribal allegiance and tribal violence and with digital hate and its repercussions in physical space. Simultaneously it explores the limits of teaching and the burning insistence of the best students to make classroom ideas manifest in the world.  Cast: Andrea Negrete Kelly Bartnik Sean Hinckle Alphonso Walker Jr. Yair Ben-Dor Finn Kilgore Sharlee J Taylor Gareth Tidball  Click  here  for article.

Preview on BROADWAY WORLD

A New Play by Ben Gassman
Directed by Ran Xia

INDEPENDENT STUDY traces the unlikely friendship of a first-generation college student and her former professor, each struggling privately with a brother's radical choice and the onslaught of the internet’s opinions. The play grapples with tribal allegiance and tribal violence and with digital hate and its repercussions in physical space. Simultaneously it explores the limits of teaching and the burning insistence of the best students to make classroom ideas manifest in the world.

Cast:
Andrea Negrete
Kelly Bartnik
Sean Hinckle
Alphonso Walker Jr.
Yair Ben-Dor
Finn Kilgore
Sharlee J Taylor
Gareth Tidball

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  Hemispheres Magazine. Photo by Sarah Wilmer.   Click  here  to view full article.

Hemispheres Magazine. Photo by Sarah Wilmer.

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 NY Times Review. Click  here  for full article.

NY Times Review. Click here for full article.

 No Proscenium. Interview and Review of Waking La Llorona.  Click  here  to view Interview.  Click  here  to view Review.

No Proscenium. Interview and Review of Waking La Llorona.

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 Review of Waking La Llorona.  Click  here  to view full article.

Review of Waking La Llorona.

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  HyperAllergic - Feature and review of HERE.   “ This first tumultuous portal into the lives of HERE’s characters is incredibly intimate and emotional ” – Hyperallergic, Allison Meier  Click  here  to view full article.

HyperAllergic - Feature and review of HERE.

This first tumultuous portal into the lives of HERE’s characters is incredibly intimate and emotional” – Hyperallergic, Allison Meier

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  Asbury Park Press - Feature and review of HERE.   “ the cast gracefully and grippingly brings past and present to life in an almost dream-like state ” – Alex Biese, Asbury Park Press  Click  here  to view full article.

Asbury Park Press - Feature and review of HERE.

the cast gracefully and grippingly brings past and present to life in an almost dream-like state” – Alex Biese, Asbury Park Press

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  The Dance Enthusiast - Feature and review of HERE.   “ Forget your latest Netflix obsession; HERE will satisfy your fix with scintillating characters, an enigmatic storyline, and a finger (at least) of whiskey to boot ” – Trina Mannino, The Dance Enthusiast  Click  here  to view full article.

The Dance Enthusiast - Feature and review of HERE.

Forget your latest Netflix obsession; HERE will satisfy your fix with scintillating characters, an enigmatic storyline, and a finger (at least) of whiskey to boot” – Trina Mannino, The Dance Enthusiast

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  AutoStraddle - feature and review of HERE. Photo by Elizabeth Romanski.    “HERE manages to be both experimental and accessible. Anyone would enjoy the performance and be able to relate to the very human stories that drive the narrative, even if you’ve never experienced immersive theater before .” - KaeLyn Rich, AutoStraddle  Click here to view full article.

AutoStraddle - feature and review of HERE. Photo by Elizabeth Romanski.

“HERE manages to be both experimental and accessible. Anyone would enjoy the performance and be able to relate to the very human stories that drive the narrative, even if you’ve never experienced immersive theater before.” - KaeLyn Rich, AutoStraddle

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  HERE Previews featured in    The Village Voice   .

HERE Previews featured in The Village Voice.

  HERE Previews featured on    BroadwayWorld.com   .

HERE Previews featured on BroadwayWorld.com.

  Asbury Park Press by Alex Biese. Photo by Tyler Sparks.   Click to view full article.

Asbury Park Press by Alex Biese. Photo by Tyler Sparks.

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  NBC's NY Live. Interview with Sara Gore.   Click to view the video.

NBC's NY Live. Interview with Sara Gore.

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  Bleep Magazine. Interview by Ryan Brinson.   Click  here  to view full article.

Bleep Magazine. Interview by Ryan Brinson.

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  Fashion Boston Magazine. Sleep No More - Original Production.

Fashion Boston Magazine. Sleep No More - Original Production.

  PMC Magazine. Interview with Lori Zimmer.   Click to view full article.

PMC Magazine. Interview with Lori Zimmer.

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  Cora Dance - Review of Prey.   Click to view full article.

Cora Dance - Review of Prey.

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 The writers of Welcome to Our Mansion are featured guests on The Writer's Block.  Click to listen starting at 10:30 min.

The writers of Welcome to Our Mansion are featured guests on The Writer's Block.

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  Kelly Bartnik - Review of Infatuation.   Click to view full article.

Kelly Bartnik - Review of Infatuation.

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