new georges + the movement Theatre company: NYC Women’s Fund inaugural grant recipients!


We are absolutely thrilled to be among 63 recipients of the first round of “Made in NYC” Women’s Film, TV and Theatre Fund grants from The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, administered by NYFA, and presented February 28 at the Daryl Roth Theater (see Jaynie and Deadria with theater panelist Daphne Rubin-Vega and with recipients from all disciplines below!).

Our grant, received with project partners The Movement Theatre Company, supports a 2020 co-production of Colette Robert’s delightful and smart exploration of black debutante ball culture, The Harriet Holland Social Club Presents the 84th Annual Star-Burst Cotillion in the Grand Ballroom of the Renaissance Hotel — which got its start in New Georges’ Audrey Residency Program.  Colette is primarily a director, but Harriet Holland turned her into a maker!  A member and co-facilitator of The New Georges Jam, she most recently directed New York Times Critic’s Pick Behind the Sheet by fellow Jammer Charly Evon Simpson in an extended run at Ensemble Studio Theatre.

Learn more and discover all of this year’s recipients here!



the new georges jam in jamboree: may 14 & 15 at Dixon Place!

it’s JAMboree 2019! in which Jam-generated new works head out for a test drive! …through “proof of concept” excerpts that demonstrate Jam artists’ ultimate vision for their piece. Tuesday May 14 Wednesday May 15 at 7:30pm Dixon Place 161a Chrystie … Continue reading

come & knock on our door (Thursday’s the party!), then send us your story!

Join us Thursday March 28 in The Room from 5-8pm for a party kicking off a year of celebration! And THEN…. what did you make in The Room?  Send us your Room story!  And/or photos!  From New Georges projects or … Continue reading

welcome 2019 new georges audrey residents!

Announcing Cycle 6,  the new group of Audrey residents at New Georges! Named for Audrey Bernfield, Susan’s mom, an innovative mentor and of course a great supporter of our company, the year-long residencies that make up our core play development program are project-based … Continue reading

bonnie’s last flight is a new georges supported production!

We are absolutely thrilled to support BONNIE’S LAST FLIGHT by Eliza Bent, directed by Annie Tippe — who developed the piece together as 2016-17 New Georges Audrey residents! — through our Supported Productions program, in which New Georges provides mentorship, … Continue reading