Friday, May 4, 2018

Hudson Theatre Works 'United States of Anxiety' New 10 Minute Plays May 11 & 12

Photo by Chase Newhart
United States of Anxiety
 10 Minute Plays
including new plays by
John Patrick Shanley, Neil Labute
Matthew Dixon, Mike Folie, Perry Guzzi,
 Luigi Jannuzzi, Erin Mallon, Nicole Pandolfo, Michael Puzzo, T.C. Tanis

Friday and Saturday, May 11 & 12 at 8:00PM
Tickets $30
"Glamour" by John Patrick Shanley, directed by Frank Licato with Sara ParcesepeMichael Bias and Frank Licato. Part of the "United States of Anxiety Festival" 10 Minute New Play Festival, to benefit Hudson Theatre Works. 
John P. Shanley needs no introduction.  He is the author of more than 23 plays, which have been translated and performed around the world.
His film, Moonstruck won three Academy Awards, including one for his screenplay.
His play Doubt: A Parable won four Tony Awards (including Best Play), the Drama Desk Award (including Outstanding Play) and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. He directed the film version, which starred Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams and Viola Davis. The screenplay was nominated for an Academy Award, and the film won the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen.
His play, Outside Mullingar, opened on Broadway at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, produced by the Manhattan Theatre Club.
His play Prodigal Son, was produced Off-Broadway by the Manhattan Theatre Club. and featured Oscar nominee, Timothée Chalametand his last play The Portuguese Kid opened at the New York City Center Stage, produced by the Manhattan Theatre Club. and featured Jason Alexander.

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