I’ll be in Ohio this June as a teaching fellow at the inaugural Kenyon Playwrights Conference. They’ll be folks from the Atlantic, Steppenwolf, and Hampstead Theatre. As well as some fellow teaching fellows- Chad Eschman and Victor I. Cazeres.
A talking goose from my childhood, an epic breakup, lots of thunder, and hogs, and time shifts, and sinister, ceramic kitten figurines. My last play at UT. Four shows only. Info and synopsis right la: 70 Secrets of Marmalade Kittens By Gabrielle Reisman Directed by Jess Hutchinson Apr. 19, 24, 27 at 8 p.m. and Apr. 20 [...]
SLIP RIVER, a collaborative piece co-created with Katie Bender and Abe Koogler, opens March 25 as part of the Cohen New Works Festival at The University of Texas at Austin. There will be dancing, singing, eating of corn muffins, the climbing up and down of narrow staircases. The play runs about 35 action-packed minutes. Two [...]
The NOLA Project will produce a full on, knock-your-socks-off showcase production of CATCH THE WALL March 14-24 at Dillard University in New Orleans. Y’all I am so pleased and and so proud of this show. So much good work has been going on for so long on this play, it’s gonna be totally diamond. Get [...]
70 SECRETS OF MARMALADE KITTENS will receive a developmental reading at The University of Iowa on November 13 as part of the inaugural UT/IU Playwright’s Exchange program.
Gabrielle will be a Visiting Playwright at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center’s National Playwrights Conference July 17-28. She will be working on her new play, 70 SECRETS OF MARMALADE KITTENS, about a slowly dissolving family on an Iowa pig farm.
The Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans will present a workshop sharing of CATCH THE WALL on June 21 and 22. On June 22 it will be broadcast live on #NEWPLAY TV, an international web TV channel for new works theatre, at 7:30 CST. The workshop is free and open to the public and is co-production of [...]
CATCH THE WALL has won the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival‘s Rosa Parks Award, to be given at KCACTF’s national festival in April. The award comes with a development residency in the summer of 2012.
HONEY MUSHROOM is part of Samuel French’s Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival’s final 40! Read about it here…
CATCH THE WALL will receive a developmental reading at the Allways Lounge January 9 at 8pm. An awesome new play about bounce music and New Orleans charter school culture with ridiculously great actors, dranks, and free Monday red beans!