our community: DIARY movie, a hit at sundance, to open new directors/new films!

When we sent out our video featuring Marielle Heller last December, it had just been announced that her film adaptation of Phoebe Gloeckner’s graphic novel The Diary of a Teenage Girl, starring Kristen Wiig and Alexander Sarsgard, was headed to the Sundance Film Festival. … Continue reading


we have a winner! reviews + all the info here!

Quick link to tickets! See the company in action! Read Neil Genzlinger’s feature about Kate & Lee’s process in Sunday’s Arts & Leisure section of The New York Times — or right here! MORE about process with Lee in the Brooklyn … Continue reading


meet the GREAT LAKES company

Quick link to tickets! Dates, times, tix & all the info! Read about Kate & Lee’s process in The New York Times See the company in action! These collaborators, this cast, these designers?  A TOTAL delight.  Meet them! KATE BENSON … Continue reading


70+ playwrights! 2nd George Sand Invitational 1MPF 1/31 & 2/1 @ City Center!

The One-Minute Play Festival (#1MPF) and New Georges present THE 2nd GEORGE SAND INVITATIONAL ONE-MINUTE PLAY FESTIVAL TWO PERFORMANCES ONLY SATURDAY, JAN 31ST at 5:00PM & SUNDAY, FEB 1ST AT 5:00PM AT: CITY CENTER STAGE II (where New Georges is … Continue reading


jam on ’14-15!

The New Georges Jam, the singular “performance gym” for early-career theatermakers founded in 2010 by Lucy Alibar, Jess Chayes, and Portia Krieger, continues on into a new season with a great mix of impressively innovative playwrights and directors — 6 … Continue reading

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’14-15 Audrey residents! what a batch of projects…

Announcing year 2 of the Audrey residencies at New Georges! Named for Audrey Bernfield, Susan’s mom, who passed away in 2012 (an innovative mentor and of course a great supporter of our company), the residencies expand on prior play development programs by adding a … Continue reading


the interval, the smart girls’ guide to theatricality, interviews susan & cusi & more

The Interval is another cool salvo in the conversation, a new theater website featuring interviews with a broad variety of amazing women of the theater and much more. Read the whys and wherefores here! And read their interviews with NG Producing Artistic Director … Continue reading


susan gets a lilly! read her speech! other ng folk too!

On Monday night, June 2, producing artistic director Susan Bernfield was presented with a Lilly Award — which honors the work of women in theater — at a very nice ceremony at Playwrights Horizons.  You can find out all about … Continue reading