3rd Annual Collective:10 plays announced

The Collective NY is proud to announce the official play selections for the 2015 Collective:10. The third annual C:10 follows the SOLD OUT 2013 and 2014 Collective:10 productions, and features 12 original never-before-seen plays from hundreds of blind submissions, plus the newest play by award-winning playwright, screenwriter and director Israel Horovitz (The Indian Wants the Bronx).  

The playwrights for this year's C:10 are:

Mark Borkowski (2014 C:10 writer)
Timothy Brady (2013 C:10 writer)

Bernardo Cubria
Greg DePaul (2013 C:10 writer),
Thomas Dunn (2013 C:10 writer)

Stephen Hancock (2014 C:10 writer)
Daniel Kennedy

Kitt Lavoie
Erin Mallon (2014 C:10 writer)
Sayra Player (2014 C:10 writer)
and
Israel Horovitz!    

This third annual C:10 will take place between September 29 - October 4, 2015 at the Teatro Círculo Performing Arts Space in New York's famed East Village.  

All the selected plays will be produced, directed and performed by members of the permanent ensemble and Collective colleagues, and published as part of an anthology.  

Directors and cast to be announced. 

Production and ticket details will be announced in the coming weeks.


Inside Amy Schumer scores seven Emmy noms

courtesy of comedy central

courtesy of comedy central

“Inside Amy Schumer,” the sketch comedy series that is currently in its third season on Comedy Central, walked away with seven Emmy nominations. Schumer herself was nominated for comedy actress, the first time a sketch star has been recognized in a lead category.

Read Whitney Freidlander's piece in Variety


TRAINWRECK opens in theaters on July 17th.

Catch what's sure to be the summer's big screen hit: TRAINWRECK, written by and starring Amy Schumer. Directed by Judd Apatow. The film has amazing co-stars the likes of Bill Hader, Tilda Swinton, John Cena, Lebron James, Vanessa Bayer, Colin Quinn, Mike Birbiglia and more. If you watch closely, you're also going to see a bunch of Collective faces. See you at the movies!

View the TRAINWRECK trailer


Inside Amy Schumer renews for a fourth season on Comedy Central.

Season 3 is in full swing. Everyone is talking about this amazing season, with such sketches as 'FOOTBALL FRIDAY NIGHTS,' 'MILK MILK LEMONADE,' 'GIRL YOU DON'T NEED MAKEUP,' 'I'M SORRY' and an entire episode of '12 ANGRY MEN INSIDE AMY SCHUMER.' So far, we've seen Dennis Quaid, Julia Louis Dreyfus, Patricia Arquette, Tina Fey, Jeff Goldblum, Paul Giamatti, Bill Hader and more! 

Catch up on any episodes you've missed, and keep your eyes peeled for familiar Collective faces popping up all over IAS.

On Comedy Central.


Books

The Collective:10 Anthology, Vol. 1 A collection of 14 plays from the first Collective:10 Play Festival, plus interviews with the playwrights. $15 BUY NOW>>

The Collective:10 Anthology, Vol. 1
A collection of 14 plays from the first Collective:10 Play Festival, plus interviews with the playwrights. $15
BUY NOW>>

Photos

Maureen Shannon and ensemble member Patrick Bonck reading a short play in a Collective Monday session. See more photos>>

Maureen Shannon and ensemble member Patrick Bonck reading a short play in a Collective Monday session. See more photos>>

Films

TURTLEFACE By David Thigpen wraps production. Watch for clips coming soon. Learn more about Turtleface>>

TURTLEFACE By David Thigpen wraps production. Watch for clips coming soon. Learn more about Turtleface>>


The Collective NY is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 production company. We rely on the generosity of our supporters to continue to produce top-quality theatre and film, and to continue our development of emerging writers. Every $10 = one seat that we can make available for FREE to someone who cannot afford a ticket to quality professional theatre or does not know that such opportunities exist. We would rather perform for an enthusiastic and engaged audience who have not paid a dime than to have one empty seat. Your tax-deductible contribution, however large or small, will help ensure that we can continue our mission.

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