The culminating performances of this year’s BIG GREEN THEATER program ran throughout this week to delighted and enthusiastic audiences of all ages. Each year keeps getting bigger, better, and greener! The student playwrights witnessed their shows brought to life on the stage, surrounded by their classmates and teachers cheering them on. When these eco-plays hit … Continue reading
Our final dress rehearsal is tonight! Our set is built, costumes are worn, sound has been added, and lights have been programed. This year a lobby display is even being built. We are so excited for tomorrow’s school performances. Can’t wait to see you this weekend and share our playwright’s work with you.
The BGT shows are here! APRIL 26 + 27, SATURDAY + SUNDAY at 4pm: FREE! SATURDAY BENEFIT PERFORMANCE at 7pm: $18. Benefit ticket includes the show at 7pm, entry in our eco-raffle, plus after party with music and refreshments! Reserve tickets at: thebushwickstarr.org An annual eco-playwriting program and green theater festival celebrating environmental education, sustainability … Continue reading
We had our first read through with our playwrights, designers, and actors!
Field Report #9: Design Workshops with Jay Maury, Michael Minahan, Preesa Adeline Bullington, Sarah Hughes, and Harry Poster
Our playwrights have been hard at work learning the ins and outs of design from our designers! We have had workshops lead by Harry Poster (BGT Stage Manger/Production Manager) Michael Minahan, Preesa Adeline Bullington (Sets/Costumes), Sarah Huges (Sound Designer) Jay Maury (BGT lighting designer & Starr’s TD)
This week we read the first drafts of our playwright’s plays! We can’t wait to pick which ones will be performed at the 4th Annual The Big Green Theater Festival April 26-27!
Check out our playwrights enjoying their last eco-expert workshop with Lauren Norman who is an actor & ocean activist.