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When the Block Becomes a Break, and the Break Becomes an End

When the Block Becomes a Break, and the Break Becomes an End

A playwright’s journal of The Sea Concerto by August Schulenburg. Living Tickets for the play are here. “Here’s what I’m looking for: the exact moment when the man who could make this music— (She presses stop.) Becomes the man who turns music off when he walks into a room.” The Sea Concerto is about many things: the mystery…

Rent LEDs From Flux

Rent LEDs From Flux

Enjoyed Flux’s lighting design in past productions? Want to boost a sparse rep plot? Looking to add some color to your design? We’re happy to rent out the following LED package with Blizzard Horbox EXA RGBAW UV fixtures: Flux LED Rental package 8 LED fixtures 8 powercon to edison connectors 8 C-clamps (on the fixtures,…

Casting for The Sea Concerto

Casting for <i>The Sea Concerto</i>

This is a story about my father. Like any story about the past, it is a conjuring act, and when you conjure spirits, you don’t know for sure one which ones will answer. I intend to conjure my father, but who will answer? My father as he is now, a man who wears his skin…

More Than Halfway There

More Than Halfway There

There’s no doubt we live in days that call for creative daring and collective care. As we catch our breath, now more than halfway through our 10th anniversary season, we’re proud of all we’ve accomplished together, but much work remains…and we need your help. This was always an ambitious season: four shows, two coasts, and…

Workshop Reading of AM I DEAD?

Workshop Reading of <i>AM I DEAD?</i>

(Post by August Schulenburg. Pictured: Corey Allen, Lori E. Parquet, Isaiah Tanenbaum, Anna Rahn, Alisha Spielmann, Heather Cohn, Izzy Fields, Kevin R. Free, Jodi Witherell) On Flux’s birthday (we announced our name at a lunch party 10 years ago on July 28) we were thrilled to hold a workshop reading of Flux’s next production, Kevin…

Adam Szymkowicz and Kristen Palmer – Reading and Signing

Adam Szymkowicz and Kristen Palmer – Reading and Signing

(Photo of Adam and Kristen at the Flux Retreat.) We’re thrilled to share that The Drama Book Shop will be featuring a joint signing with our dear friends and collaborators, Kristen Palmer and Adam Szymkowicz, on Tuesday, September 19th, at 5:00pm. This event is free and open to the public, and feature readings from the plays and…

Three IT Award Noms for Marian

Three IT Award Noms for <i>Marian</i>

(All photos by Isaiah Tanenbaum: Theatrical Photography.) Hear ye, hear ye! We’re thrilled to share that three Marian artists have been nominated for IT Awards: Jack Gilbert, for outstanding actor in a lead role Rocio Mendez, for outstanding fight choreography (her second IT Award nom for Flux fighting after Hearts Like Fists!) Matthew Trumbull, for outstanding actor…

Press Photos for MARIAN

Press Photos for MARIAN

(Photo by Isaiah Tanenbaum. Pictured: Jessica Angleskhan, T. Thompson, Becky Byers.) (Photo by Isaiah Tanenbaum. Pictured: Becky Byers.) (Photo by Isaiah Tanenbaum. Jessica Angleskhan, Becky Byers, Alexandra Curran, C. Bain, T. Thompson.) (Photo by Isaiah Tanenbaum. Pictured: T. Thompson, Jessica Angleskhan.) (Photo by Isaiah Tanenbaum. Pictured: Jessica Angleskhan.)

WAM-NYC

WAM-NYC

Post by August Schulenburg After the most divisive election in our memories, the Flux Creative Partners found ourselves asking, what now? It can’t be business as usual, not when so many in our communities feel more unsafe than ever. What can our little ensemble do in the face of such violence and uncertainty? Well, one…

Announcing MARIAN Cast and Creative Team

Announcing MARIAN Cast and Creative Team

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                        Contact: Gus Schulenburg, gus@fluxtheatre.org, 917-843-6909 Flux Theatre Ensemble presents the World Premiere of Marian, or The True Tale of Robin Hood by Adam Szymkowicz, directed by Kelly O’Donnell The playwright/director team from the critically-acclaimed Hearts Like Fists return with a pointedly…

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