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FALL 2017 CONSERVATORY PERFORMANCE

The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute Presents: FALL 2017 CONSERVATORY PERFORMANCE Directed by Matthew Gregory December 9 | 5pm & 8pm December 13 | 6pm (Industry Only) The Marilyn Monroe Theatre Tickets are free of charge     FEATURING Prynlada Arbahbhirama Victor Hazan Lovena Kureemun Dale Robertson Liran Siegal Mathias Gullberg TECHNICAL TEAM Production Stage Manager – TBD Producing Manager – Haydn Díaz Institute Executive Director – Rachel Steinhardt Technical Director – Joel Soren  ...

LSTFI ALUMNI LAUNCH KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN FOR FILM

A team of LSTFI Alumni and faculty has launched an all-or-nothing Kickstarter campaign for a film called Cover. Starring LSTFI Alum Tayo Cittadella and J.Y. Chun, Cover is a short film about identity and perception. The film also stars faculty member Bill Hopkins, and several other Alum: Zara Lahme, Ben Rademacher, André Vauthey, and David Ventura. Produced last spring by Chun and Simoneau, Cover's core team was formed here at Strasberg. Chun wrote the script, Cittadella joined as the lead and associate...

THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE

The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, in Collaboration with New York University’s TISCH School of the Arts Undergraduate Program Present:   THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE By William Saroyan Directed by: Daniel Winerman October 26-28, 2017 | 7:30pm The Irma Sandrey Theatre Tickets: $10 general admission $5 students & alumni ----------------------- Joe is wealthy and doesn't need to work, so he spends his days holding court in Nick's Pacific Street Saloon. The bar is frequented by several colorful characters. Among the regulars are Joe's oafish sidekick,...

AJAX IN IRAQ

The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute Presents: AJAX IN IRAQ  By Ellen McLaughlin Directed by Kelly O’Donnell November 9-11, 2017 | 7:30pm The Irma Sandrey Theatre  Tickets: $10 General Admission $5 Students/Alumni Past and present collide in Ellen McLaughlin's mash-up of Sophocles' classic tragedy Ajax with the modern-day war in Iraq. The play follows the parallel narratives of Ajax, an ancient Greek military hero, and A.J., a modern female American soldier, both undone by the betrayal of a commanding officer. Athena, goddess of war, coolly...

TWELVE ANGRY MEN

The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute Present: TWELVE ANGRY MEN By Reginald Rose Directed By Jenny Beth Snyder December 7-9, 2017 | 7:30pm The Irma Sandrey Theatre  Tickets: $10 General Admission $5 Students/Alumni SYNOPSIS A 19-year-old man has just stood trial for the fatal stabbing of his father. It looks like an open-and-shut case—until one of the jurors begins opening the others' eyes to the facts. "We should not make it a personal thing," says one of the jurors, but personal it does...

Tate Kenney plays supporting role in My Radical Valentine

LSTFI Alum Tate Kenney played a supporting role in Ali Matlock's debut film, "My Radical Valentine". The film has just hit the festival circuit, officially selected as part of the Calcutta International Film Festival 2017, the Rome Film Awards and received an Honorable Mention from the 2017 International Horror Hotel. The films centers on a heartbroken young woman who takes to online dating at the urging of a promiscuous friend (played by Kenney), who then...

Musical Theater Performance

Musical Theater Performance Directed By Jeffrey Ferguson & Jan Douglas Accompanied by Dan Furman June 22 The Irma Sandrey Theatre...

Fool for Love (Open Rehearsal)

FOOL FOR LOVE – Open Rehearsal By Sam Shepard Directed by: Shaun Peknic June 21 & 22 | 8pm The Marilyn Monroe Theatre The Lee Strasberg Theatre 115 East 15th Street New York 10003 www.strasberg.com Tickets are free of charge. To reserve tickets:   Set in a desolate motel room on the edge of the Mojave Desert, Fool for Love displays an alternately tender and violent love-hate relationship. The "fools" in the play are battling lovers May and Eddie. Eddie tries to persuade May to come back to him...

Spring 2017 Conservatory Performance

Spring 2017 Conservatory Performance Directed by: Lorca Peress and Michael Ryan Show Dates: Group 1 (Michael Ryan): June 17th, 19th, 2017 | 7:30pm & June 20th, 2017 | 2:30pm Group 2 (Lorca Peress): June 16th, 20th, 2017 | 7:30pm & June 19th, 2017 | 2:30pm Get Tickets ...

The Motherf**ker with the Hat

Spring Institute Show: The Motherf**ker with the Hat   By: Stephen Adly Guirgis Directed by: Jenny Beth Snyder   May 31 – June 3, 2017 | 7:30pm The Irma Sandrey Theatre   The Lee Strasberg Theater 115 East 15th Street New York 10003 www.strasberg.com Tickets $10 general admission / $5 students & alumni Get Tickets SYNOPSIS Jackie, a petty drug dealer, is just out of prison and trying to stay clean. He's also still in love with his coke-addicted childhood sweetheart, Veronica. Ralph D. is Jackie's too-smooth, slightly slippery sponsor. He's...