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2015 Highlights <see more>
On November 7, 2015, Stageworks/Hudson presented a staged reading of
a new play by Deb Margolin
Obie winner Deb Margolin's new play, Turquoise, is a disruption of memory play, an excursion into the mysterious interconnectedness of everything!
At the play's center is the Delphian glue holding everything together, an emissary known as The Man With Nothing, and six lives across a spectrum: a wisecracking, Jewish couple married 68 years; an accomplished pianist stricken with a short-term memory of only seven seconds and his loving day nurse; and two 15-year-old boys navigating their way through a timeless set of adolescent passions.
With their disruptions and tiny heroisms, their lives illuminate our tender and often humorous moments of compassion, struggle and nobility.
Deb Margolin is a recipient of an OBIE Award for Sustained Excellence, the Kesselring Playwriting Prize, the Helen Merrill Distinguished Playwright Award and New Dramatists Joe Calloway Award. Among her body of work is Imagining Madoff which premiered at Stageworks and most recently, 8 Stops, which was produced at the Cherry Lane Theater in NY.
The staged reading of Turquoise was made possible, in part, with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency, The Shubert Foundation and the Ernest O. Reaugh Foundation.
2014 Highlights <see more>
“Once the play gets its teeth in your guts, it never lets go.”
-Steve Barnes, TIMES UNION
“'Tomorrow in the Battle' may even be a masterpiece.”
-Bob Goepfert, BERKSHIRE EAGLE
<see the full reviews> <more about the play>
in the Battle
by Kieron Barry
A world premiere
AUG 13 — 31, 2014
A riveting mystery of
obsession and betrayal
Directed by Laura Margolis
Featuring Danielle Skraastad, Christopher Kelly & Olivia Gilliatt
Stageworks presents a special return engagement of "Tomorrow in the Battle,"
which received its world premiere in August 2012. <more about the play>
2013 Highlights<see more>
"Play By Play Unchained" was 'spectacular.' <more>
"Looped" starred the incomparable Colleen Zenk. <more>
Bryony Lavery's "Stockholm" was the perfect finish... <more>
"... [Stockholm] has been given a smashing American premiere at Stageworks/Hudson ..." -Ben
Brantley, NY Times <see the reviews>
Stageworks' "Stockholm" named #1 in Metroland's Best Theater 2013.
<see the full article> <view the Stockholm video>
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