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ON HER SHOULDERS Collected Essays Publication Launch

April 18 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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TUESDAY, APRIL 18th

3:00pm – 4:30pm

New Perspectives Studio

458 West 37 Street at 10th Avenue

 

Please join us as New Perspectives launches their

First-Ever Publication!

ON HER SHOULDERS

Collected Essays on Women Playwrights from the Past

 

“Play in Context” essays* and biographies highlighting 30 plays from 26 writers spanning the years 1668 to 1966

 

With essays by:

Melissa Attebery, Celia Braxton, Melody Brooks, Barbara Cohen-Stratyner, Melissa Conkling, Sherry Engle, Mari Lyn Henry, Morgan Jenness,  Susan Jonas, Shana Komitee, Andrea Lepcio, Loren Noveck, Sadah “Espii” Proctor, Tasha Gordon Solomon, Arminda Thomas, Heather Violanti, Elizabeth Whitney

 

Come and raise a glass to this achievement and to honor the theatre women who came before us! 

Get your personal copy, hot off the press!

 

Special Guest: LPTW Member Mari Lyn Henry

Chair of the Heritage Program of the League of Professional Theatre Women will share the words and wisdom of

Martha Morton (1865-1925) founder of the American Society of Dramatic Authors which would become the Dramatists Guild!

 

RSVP:
212-630-9945 OR contact@nptnyc.org

*The Play in Context component of ON HER SHOULDERS is supported, in part, by the LPTW.

Details

Date:
April 18
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Phone:
212-630-9945
Email:
contact@nptnyc.org

Venue

New Perspectives Theatre Company
456 W 37th Street
New York, NY United States
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