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Flux Sunday, 1/11/15

Flux Sunday, 1/11/15

(Post by August Schulenburg Photos by Isaiah Tanenbaum.) (What is Flux Sunday?) Our 2015 return to Flux Sunday was exciting for many reasons: we were back in the friendly confines of Judson Memorial Church, we welcomed back old friends like Rob Ackerman and Katie Lawson, met several several new participants, and continued having other Fluxers…

New Sanctuary, Accompaniment Program & Flux

New Sanctuary, Accompaniment Program & Flux

(Photo by Ty Defoe from the 2014 TCG National Conference. Post by August Schulenburg.) I doubt anyone ever forgets the first time they see the border between the U.S and Mexico. I visited the wall from the Tijuana side as part of TCG’s Pre-Conference, which means I saw the wall from the privileged perspective of…

Dramatists Guild Fund and FluxForward

Dramatists Guild Fund and FluxForward

(Photo by Isaiah Tanenbaum from Flux’s 2013 Retreat.) We’re thrilled to announce that Flux is once again a recipient of a Dramatists Guild Fund grant! This grant is particularly exciting because it will help support FluxForward, a brand new room in our creative home. FluxForward is an open-ended playwright residency program that includes significant developmental support,…

Flux Sunday, 10/26/14

Flux Sunday, 10/26/14

(Post and photos by August Schulenburg.) (What is Flux Sunday?) Well, I think we’re finally back. Though we owe this blog many Flux Sunday updates, it’s also true that we’ve been able to meet less frequently, and when we have met, it’s often been in fewer numbers since the full sessions earlier in the year….

5th Annual Flux Family Feud: Fairy Tale Smackdown

5th Annual Flux Family Feud: Fairy Tale Smackdown

The hit Indie Theatre Game Show where YOU supply the answers is coming back on Monday, October 20th. Are you ready for a Fairy Tale Smackdown? This Feud will help support Flux’s December’s production of ONCE UPON A BRIDE THERE WAS A FOREST. Inspired by the magical elements of Kristen Palmer’s enchanting play, the theme…

Announcing the Once Upon a Bride There Was a Forest Cast & Creative Team

Announcing the <i>Once Upon a Bride There Was a Forest</i> Cast & Creative Team

We are thrilled to announce the cast and creative team for Once Upon a Bride There Was a Forest, Flux’s next full production: CAST Arthur Aulisi - Everett Becky Byers - Belle Rachael Hip-Flores - Josie Brian Silliman - Man Chinaza Uche - Warren Kristen Vaughan - Eugenia CREATIVE TEAM Kristen Palmer - playwright Heather Cohn - director Jodi Witherell - stage manager Sarah Amandes…

Have Another with Nat Cassidy, AT THE BREAKAWAY

Have Another with Nat Cassidy, AT THE BREAKAWAY

(Photo by Alisha Spielmann & Isaiah Tanenbaum of Sol Crespo and Jane Lincoln Taylor at the 2014 Flux Retreat workshop of At the Breakaway.) To prepare for our next Have Another Retreat Harvest (RSVP here), we asked our contributing playwrights some hard-hitting, incisive questions about their work and the Retreat experience. Up next: the octagonally-talented Nat…

Have Another with Nandita Shenoy, ESSPY

Have Another with Nandita Shenoy, ESSPY

(Photo by Isaiah Tanenbaum of Nandita Shenoy and Jen Kipley at the 2014 Flux Retreat reading of ESSPY.) To prepare for our next Have Another Retreat Harvest (RSVP here), we asked our contributing playwrights some hard-hitting, incisive questions about their work and the Retreat experience. Up next: the brilliant Nandita Shenoy, talking about her play ESSPY. Tell…

Have Another with Adam Szymkowicz, VIOLENT BONES

Have Another with Adam Szymkowicz, VIOLENT BONES

(Photo by Adam Szymkowicz of Sol Crespo as EMMA in Violent Bones at the 2014 Flux Retreat.) To prepare for our next Have Another Retreat Harvest (RSVP here), we asked our contributing playwrights some hard-hitting, incisive questions about their work and the Retreat experience. First up, longtime Flux favorite Adam Szymkowicz! Tell us a little…

Have Another #13: The Retreat Harvest

Have Another #13: The Retreat Harvest

(Photo by Isaiah Tanenbaum. Pictured: Ryan Andes, Anna Rahn.) Our next installment of Have Another is Sunday, August 10 from 7PM-9PM. We’ll be at a new location, McCoy American Bistro, at 89 MacDougal St on the corner of Bleecker, in their downstairs speakeasy. Doors open: 7:00pm Scenes begin: 7:30pm We’ll be sharing scenes from: AT…