2009 undergroundzero

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Artistic Director and Executive Producer: Paul Bargetto
Lead Producer: Jennifer Conley Darling
Producer: Allison Prouty
Associate Producer: Valentine Lysikatos
Graphic Design: Christy Briggs
Press: Emily Owens PR


Directed by Doris Mirescu

Written by Yukio Mishima; Adapted by Ivana Catanese; Directed by Kameron Steele
“A remarkable young company determined to carve a niche for itself in 21st century avant-garde theater.”

Apocalypsis Cum Figuris and The Constant Prince
Directed by: Niky Wolcz
“NU Classic Theatre has given a total gift to those fortunate enough to witness their celebration of Grotowski.”

Evanston: A Rare Comedy
Written by Michael Yates Crowley; Directed by Michael Rau
“A very gifted group of young artists”

I Am Trying To Hear Myself and Vandam Goodbar
Written and Directed by Jack Ferver

The Jamal Lullabies
Directed by Paul Bargetto

The Misanthrope
Written by Moliere translated by Tony Harrison; Directed by Anna Brenner

Written by Laura Wickens;  Directed by Jessica Burr
“…emotional intensity…. sheer originality… delightful surprises.”

playgroundzero (staged readings) 
created/curated by Saviana Stanescu

  • Me You Us Them by Andrea Lepcio 
  • Incomplete and Beautiful by Nathaniel Kressen
  • For a Barbarian Woman by Saviana Stanescu
  • Vattago by Ian Cohen
  • Torrents by Robert Attenweiler

Pretençión: un cirque de burlesque, un burlesque de cirque
Written by: Jonny Porkpie
“The best burlesque show in town”

Richard Maxwell and The Reena Spaulings Band

Selling Splitsville
Written and Performed by Christine Witmer & Nora Woolley

She of the Voice
Adapted for the Stage by Eliza Bent; Directed by Jose Zayas
“Delectable, sweeping… audaciously playful…Kunzru writes with wry certitude and cinematic precision.”

Tales from Bordertown (prologue)
Written and performed by Eric Dean Scott; Directed by Erika Latta
“…carried me away beautifully with his first rate story-telling and elegant performance. Accept the invitation, go along for the ride.”

We Are Being Held
Written by Delaney Britt Brewer; Directed by Brad Krumholz

Winter Journey
Written and directed by Alec Duffy
“Pitch-perfect. . . this is a chance to watch an already impressive director as he modulates into a higher key.”