Another nomination for Kathleen Chalfant as ROSE!

Kathleen Chalfant’s performance as Rose Kennedy in the Nora’s Playhouse production of Rose has garnered another nomination for Outstanding Solo Performance, this time from Drama Desk!
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Kathleen Chalfant nominated for an Outer Critics Circle Award for her portrayal of Rose Kennedy in ROSE

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Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers and commentators covering New York theater for out-of-town newspapers, national publications and other media beyond Broadway, has announced its nominees for the 2015-16 season.  We are thrilled that Nora’s own Kathleen Chalfant was nominated for Outstanding Solo Performance for her portrayal of Rose Kennedy in the Nora’s Playhouse Off-Broadway production of Rose!  Congratulations, Kathleen!
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Save the Date!

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Nora’s Playhouse is pleased to announce the first public reading of

whatdoesfreemean?

a new play by Catherine Filloux
directed by Amy S. Green
performed by Connie Winston
with Rebecca Lovett, Bobby Plasencia, Julissa Roman, and Myxolydia Tyler

Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 8 p.m.

The Black Box Theatre
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
524 West 59th Street (between 10th/11th)

Suggested Donation: $10

Nora’s Playhouse is pleased to announce the first public reading of whatdoesfreemean?, a new play by award-winning playwright Catherine Filloux. Developed in collaboration with Nora’s Playhouse and the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, whatdoesfreemean? takes us into the cell and the mind of its central character, Mary, an African-American woman who is serving time for an undisclosed crime. Her days in solitary confinement are spent trying to keep her sanity in the face of loneliness, indifference, human cruelty, and loss. As she grapples with internal voices that threaten to loosen her grip on reality, anger, outrage, strength, and humor carry Mary through her period of incarceration and beyond.
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