SHOWS BY NAME 2017 WINTERFEST

Shows by Name 2017 Winterfest Theater Festival

  • A PHILOSOPHICAL PROTEST

          A PHILOSOPHICAL PROTEST      by Camilla Crawford   January 5, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 6, 2017 @ 6:15PM     January 8,  2017 @ 8:30PM  A Philosophical Protest revolves around a stereotypical businessman who happens upon a woman named Phoebe in the midst of her staging a protest […]

    A ROUGH NIGHT

        A ROUGH NIGHT     by William N. Blake   February 23, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 24, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 26,  2017 @ 8:30PM    What’s a couple of empty nesters to do at 3AM on a Saturday night? Phone old friends? Order a pizza? Debate the subtle […]

    AKIDJANE BIRTH OF A QUEENDOM

        AKIDJANE     BIRTH OF A QUEENDOM     by Kerby Marcelin   January 24, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 28, 2017 @ 8:30     Jan. 29,  2017 @ 1PM – Sun.   AkidJane brings to light the often shadowed likeness of the east and the west through the tales of […]

    AND THIS IS HOW YOU BREAK MY HEART

          AND THIS IS HOW YOU     BREAK MY HEART     by Jelani Cornick   January 3, 2017 @ 9PM       January 4, 2017 @ 6:15PM     Jan 7, 2017 @ 6PM – Sat.         All Shows at the Hudson Guild Theater http://newyorktheaterfestival.com/the-theater/     […]

    ARROWHEAD

          ARROWHEAD      by Jackson Teeley   February 7, 2017 @ 9PM       February 8, 2017 @ 6:15PM     Feb 11,  2017 @ 6PM – Sat. Inside the cozy and tuneful world of Arrowhead Cafe, the ups, downs and inevitable complications of modern love can be uncovered over a […]

    ASKING A HUMAN

        ASKING A HUMAN     by Bill Blechingberg    February 23, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 24, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 26,  2017 @ 8:30PM    When God and his most trusted Angel are creatively stumped in worldly design, they decided to   resort to drastic measures by asking […]

    BLAIR

      BLAIR     by Gayther Myers   January 9, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 13, 2017 @ 9PM     Jan. 15,  2017 @ 3:30PM – SUN.   A rich old man, not a family man, summons his children to offer apologies and give them their inheritance. A daughter he does not […]

    BOXED WITH THE ENEMY

          BOXED WITH THE ENEMY     by Grace Wolcott and     Jordon Waters   January 26, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 27, 2017 @ 6:15PM     January 29,  2017 @ 8:30PM Ever had a conversation with the inner voice that can plague your daily life? Dr. J would […]

    CLUB IF

           CLUB IF     by John De Benedetto   February 2, 2017 @ 9PM       Feb. 4, 2017 @ 1PM – Sat.     Feb. 5,  2017 @ 6PM – Sun. Welcome to Paradise!  Club If is a tropical resort where guests are encouraged to shed their inhibitions. Nate thinks […]

    D.O.C

        D.O.C     by Bruce Buschel   February 6, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 10, 2017 @ 9PM     Feb. 12, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sun.   Prentiss Jones III makes a deal with Ronnie, the prison cook, to trade   medicine for food. Things go wrong. Ronnie turns out […]

    DAY AND AGE

         DAY AND AGE     by Brian Sweeney and     Tiffany Smalls     February 23, 2017 @ 9PM       Feb. 25, 2017 @ 1PM – Sat.     Feb. 26,  2017 @ 6PM – Sun.    In this coming-of-age drama, eight high school friends reunite, only to discover that […]

    DRAGON SLAYER

        DRAGON SLAYER     by Anthony R. Scialli   January 9, 2017 @ 9PM       January 11, 2017 @ 9PM     Jan 14, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sat.   January 18, 2017 @ 9PM   Jan.21, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sat.       Lenny wants to get his show […]

    EMERALD EYES

      EMERALD EYES   by Josh Brady   January 10, 2017 @ 6:15PM     January 14, 2017 @ 8:30PM Jan 15, 2017 @ 1PM – Sun.     Loosely inspired by the characters and themes of The Wizard of Oz;     Two patients in a mental hospital are weighed down by inner   […]

    EMERSON AT BIGMART

        EMERSON AT BIGMART      by Hope Weiner   January 5, 2017 @ 9PM       Jan. 7, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sat.     Jan 8, 2017 @ 6PM – Sun.         All Shows at the Hudson Guild Theater http://newyorktheaterfestival.com/the-theater/       To purchase tickets   http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2717633

    FAMILY BUSINESS

      FAMILY BUSINESS     by Alicia Foxworth   February 2, 2017 @ 6:15PM       Febraury 3, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 5,  2017 @ 8:30PM   It is July in 1833 and just days before the Independence celebration in Kellington, New York. Bartholomew Windley learns that he is finally emancipated, thanks […]

    FAMILY PICNIC

          FAMILY PICNIC     by Natalie Johnson   February 2, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 3, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 5,  2017 @ 8:30PM  One sunny day, one jolly family decides to picnic on a grassy, green knoll under a bright and smiling sun. Mom brought her gluten-free […]

    FOXHOLE

            FOXHOLE     by Dave Sweeney   February 2, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 3, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 5,  2017 @ 8:30PM    Foxhole is about 2 guys co-inhabitating an apartment and driving each other nuts. Each has their own agenda which appears throughout the course of […]

    FRIENDS OF THE FAMILY

        FRIENDS OF THE FAMILY     by Julian Rosenthal   February 2, 2017 @ 9PM       Feb. 4, 2017 @ 1PM – Sat.     Feb. 5,  2017 @ 6PM – Sun.  This dark comedy set in the docks of East Brooklyn follows a modern man stuck in the very traditional […]

    HAPPILY: THE MUSICAL

          HAPPILY: THE MUSICAL     Music and Lyrics by Sean P Pallatroni      Book by Olivia Perrone    February 21, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 25, 2017 @ 8:30PM     Feb. 26,  2017 @ 1PM – Sun.    “Happily Ever High School is the #1 preparatory academy for […]

    HEALING FRACTURES

        HEALING FRACTURES     by Monica Meaux Hope   January 12, 2017 @ 9PM       January 14, 2017 @ 1PM – Sat.     January 15. 2017 @ 6PM – Sun. Monica Meaux Hope is a single woman of a certain age. A talented   writer and singer, she’s faced frustrations […]

    HOLE IN THE WALL

          HOLE IN THE WALL     by Montana Rock   January 30, 2017 @ 9PM       February 1, 2017 @ 9PM      Feb. 4, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sat.     Richie and Nick have found a deal too good to be true. Fix up a rundown   apartment, […]

    HOW WAS IT FOR YOU

        HOW WAS IT FOR YOU     by Lauren Mui   February 2, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 3, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 5,  2017 @ 8:30PM    Most of us have been there. The glance from our barista, the embrace from a ‘friend,’ the spontaneous kiss after a […]

    I AM IRISH

        I AM IRISH     by Rick Charles Mueller   February 21, 2017 @ 9PM February 22, 2017 @ 9PM  Feb 25, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sat.     Fifteen-year old Sean from Brooklyn, mentally challenged, mixed blood, is forced to move to rural Ireland into the custody of his grandfather.   His […]

    I LOVE YOU… GO

      I LOVE YOU… GO   by Leslie Corn   January 12, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 13, 2017 @ 6:15PM     January 15, 2017 @ 8:30PM     In 1939 Warsaw, young newlyweds–the wife Jewish, the husband   Christian–face heartrending decisions about her safety and their   marriage. Does he, a Polish […]

    I,CON

        I,CON     by Holly, Payne Strange   January 24, 2017 @ 9PM January 25, 2017 @ 6:15PM   Jan. 28, 2017 @ 6PM – Sat.   A family is thrust into turmoil as they watch their friends become homeless. When disaster strikes, they’re forced to foot the bill until they’re left nearly […]

    LARK

        LARK     by Jordan Wolfe   January 12, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 13, 2017 @ 6:15PM     January 15,  2017 @ 8:30PM   LARK is a powerful drama exploring love, free will, and the difficult choice artists face. After a young writer’s great success, his fantasy world comes […]

    LISA

        LISA     by Anna Smith   February 2, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 3, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 5,  2017 @ 8:30PM   Based on a true story, 6-year-old, Lisa, witnesses her mother being brutally   abused by her father.  When concerned community members finally reach out,   […]

    MEDUSA: HEART OF STONE

        MEDUSA: HEART OF STONE     by Kaleb Thank   February 6, 2017 @ 9PM       February 8, 2017 @ 9PM     Feb. 11, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sat.   A devised adaptation of the Greek myth: Medusa begins as the High Maiden of Athena, but after a Godly encounter […]

    MOTHER’S PEAK

        MOTHER’S PEAK     by Gabe Rodriguez   January 5, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 6, 2017 @ 6:15PM     January 7,  2017 @ 8:30PM While visiting Peru, two bickering sisters from the US encounter and older expatriate. This fragmented family engage in a conversation about ruins, South America, and the inevitably-tragic history of  Machu Picchu; […]

    MOZART’S WOMEN

        MOZART’S WOMEN     by Anna Mantovani   January 23, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 27, 2017 @ 9PM     Jan 29, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sun. February 20, 2017 @ 9PM      “Mozart’s Women” is a one-woman music drama that tells the story of the life of Mozart […]

    NELL DASH

          THE GRUESOMELY MERRY     ADVENTURES OF NELL DASH,     AN IRREPRESSIBLY SENSIBLE   CAPITALIST WITH   A VENGEANCE     by Doug DeVita   February 28, 2017 @ 6:15PM       March 4, 2017 @ 8:30PM      March 5,  2017 @ 1PM – Sun.   How far would you […]

    NORMA JEANE AT THE PAYNE WHITNEY PSYCHIATRIC CLINIC

        NORMA JEANE AT THE PAYNE   WHITNEY PSYCHIATRIC CLINIC     by N. G. McClernan   February 20, 2017 @ 6:15PM February 24, 2017 @ 9PM  Feb 26, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sun.   In 1961 a movie star is committed to a Manhattan psych ward. The doctor assigned to her case tries to […]

    OUR DEAD FRIEND’S PORN

          OUR DEAD FRIEND’S PORN     by Connor D. Wright   January 2, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 6, 2017 @ 9PM     Jan 8, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sun.     In the cornfields of Pennsylvania, a once tight-knit trio breaks into the bedroom   of their dead […]

    PARENTAL GUIDANCE SUGGESTED

        PARENTAL GUIDANCE     SUGGESTED     by Irene Hernandez   January 2, 2017 @ 9PM       January 4, 2017 @ 9PM     January 7,  2017 @ 1PM – Sat.   Children are a joy… right? Not to Irene, the daycare teacher’s assistant at   the center of the comedic […]

    PEACE AND QUIET

        PEACE AND QUIET      by Derek Roland   February 9, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 10, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 12,  2017 @ 8:30PM     What lengths will one go to in order to find the ever elusive peace and   quiet they desire? Mel is meditating in […]

    PERFECTLY GOOD

          PERFECTLY GOOD     by Andrea Figliomeni   February 23, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 24, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 26,  2017 @ 8:30PM     All Shows at the Hudson Guild Theater   http://newyorktheaterfestival.com/the-theater/         To purchase tickets   http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2790952

    PRIMER

      PRIMER   by Misha T. Sinclair   January 16, 2017 @ 6:15PM     January 20, 2017 @ 9PM Jan 22, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sun.     A 19 th century love story between an aspiring but mediocre artist and   a lonely woman whose manipulative cousin along with a failed suitor   connives […]

    RAGHS

      RAGHS      by Sohailla Mahjour   January 26, 2017 @ 9PM       Jan. 28, 2017 @ 1PM – Saturday     Jan 29, 2017 @ 6PM – Sun.   “Our Iranian American heroine falls in love with   an older Iranian cousin  who, in turn, cannot   be himself in Iran.”   […]

    RIDESHARE

        RIDESHARE     by Maria Coppola   February 9, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 10, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 12,  2017 @ 8:30PM    Along the 6,000 mile long forest, we find two old friends trying to make amends. Trapped in car for six hours now, the silence is finally […]

    SATURDAY AT McMANNUS

      SATURDAY AT McMANNUS     by Sarah Beling   January 26, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 27, 2017 @ 6:15PM     Jan 29, 2017 @ 8:30PM – Sun.     A struggling actor and a charming hedge fund manager meet at a dusty   dive bar deep in Murray Hill. They […]

    SCREW THE RUBY SHOES

        SCREW THE RUBY SHOES     by Alexandra Doman   February 27, 2017 @ 9PM       March 1, 2017 @ 9PM     March 4,  2017 @ 3:30PM – Sat.   Think you know all there is to know about The Wizard of Oz’s starry-eyed heroine,   Dorothy Gale?  Think again. In this dark comedy, it’s […]

    SMOKING PAPERS

        SMOKING PAPERS     by Charlotte La Nasa     February 9, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 10, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 12, 2017 @ 8:30PM     Three interns spiral through anxiety about life and careers, while facing a task that could cost them their first jobs. Who […]

    SNOBBISH NEGROES

        SNOBBISH NEGROES      by Steve Gold     January 12, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 13, 2017 @ 6:15PM     January, 2017 @ 8:30PM   Snobbish Negroes is a rollicking farce which shows snobbery to be a   universal human trait, an equal opportunity employer: Two male servants   […]

    STALLING

          STALLING     by Anna Watts   January 30, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 3, 2017 @ 9PM     Feb. 5,  2017 @ 3:30PM – Sun. Taking place in womens bathrooms throughout New York City, the epicenter of female drama, a group of four young adults comedically tear their […]

    STORIES WE TELL TO NIGHT

        STORIES WE TELL TO NIGHT     by Holly L Provance   January 12, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 13, 2017 @ 6:15PM     January 15,  2017 @ 8:30PM    Two couples. Two second chances. Zach and Heath are soldiers, back from their deployments, now fighting a battle against PTSD. Carrie […]

    THE BREEZE IN MAY

          THE BREEZE IN MAY     by Andrew Wehnke   January 31, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 4, 2017 @ 8:30PM     Feb. 5,  2017 @ 1PM – Sun.   The Breeze in May is a psychological drama that follows the deterioration of an artists mind, seen through memories, […]

    THE PARADE

        THE PARADE   by Ally Sass   January 19, 2017 @ 6:15PM     January 20, 2017 @ 6:15PM January  22, 2017 @ 8:30PM      “Four elderly men lay on the top floor of St. Mary’s Veteran’s Hospital.   It is the beautiful descriptions of life outside the hospital window, told   […]

    THE SUMMONING

        THE SUMMONING     by Charlotte Ahlin   January 19, 2017 @ 9PM       January 21, 2017 @ 1PM – Sat.     January 22,  2017 @ 6PM – Sun. Circe and Morgan are college roommates, and tonight they’re planning something strange. All they need to set their ritual in motion […]

    THE TALKING CURE

        THE TALKING CURE     by Sean Grover   January 26, 2017 @ 9PM       Jan. 28, 2017 @ 1PM – Saturday     Jan 29, 2017 @ 6PM – Sun.      Twenty-four hours in the life of Dr. Arthur Russo, a New York   psychotherapist, who is undone by […]

    THE WEEKEND WILL END

        THE WEEKEND WILL END     by Larry Phillips   January 17, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 21, 2017 @ 8:30PM     January 22,  2017 @ 1PM – Sun. Jake and his sister Katie have barely spoken in three years. When she appears in his living room one Friday afternoon, […]

    THESE LITTLE ONES PERISH

        THESE LITTLE     ONES PERISH     by Patrick Hamilton   January 23, 2017 @ 9PM       January 25, 2017 @ 9PM     Jan. 28, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sat. Feb. 4, 2017 @ 6PM – Sat.   “An Irish town is rocked by tragedy when a young boy […]

    THEY NEVER STOP TALKING

        THEY NEVER STOP TALKING     by Siri Gussiaas and Inga Odette   February 23, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 24, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 26,  2017 @ 8:30PM    Anna and Anne are two girls who have escaped from their own reality and have ended up in “the […]

    THREE BITCHES

        THREE BITCHES     by Lauren Mui     February 9, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 10, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 12, 2017 @ 8:30PM   In a world where pussys are kept quiet, shrunk and kept indoors, could   the outside survive if the felines burst out of […]

    TWO CONCEIVE

        TWO CONCEIVE     by Jake Kevrick   January 5, 2017 @ 9PM       January 7, 2017 @ 3:30PM – Sat.     January 8,  2017 @ 6PM – Sun.   Two Conceive is a play about the battle between our age old attachment to God and the growing advancement of […]

    TWO COUSINS AND A PIZZA

        TWO COUSINS AND A PIZZA     by Anthony J. Piccione     February 9, 2017 @ 6:15PM       February 10, 2017 @ 6:15PM     February 12, 2017 @ 8:30PM   “In this one-act comedy, after moving to Chicago a few months ago,   Johnny’s cousin – Mikey – returns […]

    WALK-INS WELCOME

        WALK-INS WELCOME     http://walkiinswelcome.wixsite.com/play     Music by Paul Rajeckas     & David Darling   January 17, 2017 @ 9PM       January 18, 2017 @ 6:15PM     Jan. 21, 2017 @ 6PM – Sat.   As the Kajecks family faces the impending death of their matriarch, a   […]

    Welcome to Winterfest 2017

    Welcome to Winterfest 2017 Welcome to Winterfest See Our Introduction & How To Submit Your Works

    WHEN LOVE GOES SOUR

        WHEN LOVE GOES SOUR      Music & Lyrics by Conor James    Book by Maya Holliday   January 12, 2017 @ 6:15PM       January 13, 2017 @ 6:15PM     January, 2017 @ 8:30PM   Relationships are tough, and we all say things we don’t mean.   But when Emily […]

    YOU HEARD IT HERE

        YOU HEARD IT HERE     Book, Music, and Lyrics by   David and Paul Rigano   February 9, 2017 @ 9PM       Feb. 11, 2017 @ 1PM – Sat.     Feb. 12,  2017 @ 6PM – Sun.    You Heard It Here is a new old-fashioned musical comedy revue […]

Shows by Name 2017 Winterfest Theater Festival