The Plays: Walk with Me?

My grandma is scratching filthy drawings into the hoods of precious cars, and somehow everything is better.

A little bit of a play, a little bit of a manifesto. Walk with me, and I’ll tell you all about it.

Saturdays and Sundays at 12:00pm
September 12-27
in La Perla Garden (West 105th Street btw Manhattan and Columbus Aves)

Borinsky workspaceAlexander Borinsky  (Playwright) is a playwright and performer, originally from Baltimore. He is developing or has developed work with Rady&Bloom (HARP@HERE), Playwrights Horizons, Target Margin, Ensemble Studio Theatre, the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, and choreographer Rebeca Medina, and his writing has appeared in n+1 and the Brooklyn Rail. A 2014-2015 LMCC Workspace resident, Alex has been a member of the Obie-winning Youngblood collective since 2010. With the support of a TCG grant, he traveled to Lebanon in 2014 to work with Masrah Ensemble on Triangles, a festival of new playwriting, translation, and audience engagement. He’s performed and developed work in basements, backyards, bars, circus tents, and theaters, and is currently a student in Mac Wellman’s playwriting program at Brooklyn College.

jesse-2464-croppedJesse Jou (Director) is a New York-based freelance theater director, where he works primarily on new or contemporary plays. Favorite projects include Say You Heard My Echo with spoken word artist Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai (HERE); The Betrothed by Dipika Guha and Neighborhood 3: Requisition of Doom by Jennifer Haley (Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater, Cape Cod, MA); The Netflix Plays (Ars Nova); and How I Learned to Drive (FSU/Asolo Conservatory, Sarasota, FL). His work has also been seen at the Lark Play Development Center; the New York International Fringe Festival; The Kitchen Theatre Co. (Ithaca, NY); and the Yale Cabaret. He was the Artistic Director of the 2010 Yale Summer Cabaret and served as the Staff Repertory Director of The Acting Company. He is an alumnus of the Cherry Lane Mentor Project, the Drama League’s Directors Project, the Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab, and the Civilians R&D Group. MFA, Yale School of Drama.


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