REMOVAL

by Chuck Conroy

Two immigrants find themselves caught up in America's deportation system - a Haitian escaping the torture he suffered back home at the hands of his government and a mentally ill Cambodian brought to the U.S. as a young child decades ago. Their attorney, Jennifer Coral, fights to keep them both in the U.S., but their common struggle opens old wounds and exposes a deep political and cultural rift in America.


LIFE IN SLOW MOTION

by Richard Thomas Henle


KNOCKING ON WOODSTOCK

by Shelly Ebner


BROTHERS

by Jake Rosenberg


KINGDOM CROSSES OVER

by Eric Marlin

In collaboration with The Healthy Oyster Collective

The Queen needs a city, and has taken the Architect prisoner. The Architect is drafting as fast as she can. But it's difficult to work with so much screaming in the palace…


THE FAMILY TABLE

by Joseph O'Malley


ENCANTA

by Shawn C. Harris

A pirate with a checkered past embarks on her most dangerous adventure yet...winning the heart of the scariest woman in town--a powerful sorceress with a bad attitude.


245 AND COUNTING 

by Molly Horan

Four addicts - one Cough Syrup, one Adderall, one Cocaine and one a Narcissist - turn to Rhapsody Music Rehabilitation Center to undergo 245 days of music therapy at a final attempt to free themselves of their dependencies.


THE PRAYER

by Diana Espinosa

There is more to family than a blood bond. A powerful emotionally deep story about love, forgiveness and truth in a family. After years of separation, experience the dramatic encounter between a daughter and her father at the mother's wake.


SHAPESHIFTER 

by Jonathan Wallace

The three strange Molloy siblings , Deirdre the genius, Aidan the ingratiating, and Liam the mogul, confront family, death, software, entropy, sexual preference and each other. 



ROAD SIGNS

&

four other one - act plays

by Geoffrey Paul Gordon

Geoffrey Paul Gordon (writer/performer/teacher/director) has been in show biz since the age of six. His first play, Short Change, ran at the Samuel Beckett and the Russian language version has garnered international awards. His plays have been performed at Lincoln Center, The Equity LibraryTheater, EST, La Mama, Don't Tell Mama, The Robert Moss, The New School, New Media Repertory Company, Manhattan Repertory Theatre and other places.


THE COSMIC LIVES OF THE ANTIQUARIANS

by Pamela L. Robbins

In 1968, five flower children stand ready to "save the world" by opening a  special "peace-type" bookstore. Will their world be saved by '69?

 

ALL IS FINE IN SUNNY FLORIDA

by Mark Levy

The myth, the legend, and sad truth of Florida Man, women, and bird.


TURBULENCE

by Coni Koepfinger

Directed by Mara Mills

This is the story of Sophia Cauldwell, an emotional, bipolar artist who is stuck in her own dream of becoming something more that she is. It's a wild ride on a metaphoric elevator that never stops to allow her to access the placid reality of linear time.

To hear an audio podcast of Turbulence - click below.

http://www.spreaker.com:80/episode/5786872

 


MRS. SCHRODINGER'S CAT

by Tasha Nicole Partee

 

Seven women. One art exhibit. Surreptitiously taken photographs. 

A philosophical exploration of what it means to know another person, 

and the extent to which we ever really can.

It’s a comedy!


FULL CIRCLE

by Richard Thomas Henle

 

Returning to the Manhattan Repertory Stage for a fourth time, and the very first play that was written by Resident Playwright Richard Thomas Henle for the MRT stage back in 2009, FULL CIRCLE the "timeless" story about 8 friends in their last summer together before graduating High School, and then resuming 10 years later as they come back for their High School Reunion, who has changed, who will show, will they admit their feelings, resentments, love for each other. Richard is very proud to be bringing this show back one more run, at the Manhattan Rep where it was born.


TIMOTHY AND MARY

by Sam Robson

Two New Yorkers narrate their lives to an enigmatic third party. Their stories converge around themes of loneliness, substance abuse, and memory loss. Adapted from oral history interviews.


LAND OF BROKEN TOYS

by Yasmine Lever

Land Of Broken Toys is a series of interwoven stories about damaged individuals struggling to get by. These dramedy skits explore love, loss and the possibility of hope as the characters attempt to emerge from the wreckage of their lives.


32 SUNCOCK ROAD

by Mattthew Malloy

Camp Suncook a summer camp for individuals with special needs. 

When Adams favorite camper assaults another, the consequences of these actions are felt throughout the entire camp.


THE POWER OF NOWISH?

by Amy Liszka

The Power of Now-ish is a comedic play that deals with common patterns of being stuck.  The story is based around two enabling best friends who find themselves (once again) at their regular dive bar frustrated with life. 


THE BRIMSTONE BAR & GRILL

by James Richmond Karcher

Some bars are a hell of a good time. Some bars you want to get the hell out of. Some bars are just hell...welcome to Brimstone.


THE CLARK DOLL

A Bedtime Story

by Liz Morgan

Mirror, Mirror on the wall.  Who’s the fairest one of all?

The Clark Doll, a reflection of the complex struggle to survive blackness and womanhood, simultaneously, in this country.


THE FLOWERS OF UPTOWN

by Mark Rosati

God made it too easy to have children.


I AM A RIVER

by Richard Thomas Henle

 

Richard Thomas Henle, a longtime member of the Manhattan Repertory Theatre returns with his first all new play for 2015. Backed with an amazing cast lead by another Longtime Member of the Manhattan Repertory Family, Felix Hiciano. "I AM A RIVER" is a story of a group of friends in a small tough run down town, and tells a story of one eventful summer when their lives would be changed forever in so many ways.


A PUPPET: Or DADDY LOVES

by Andrew Bryce

A Puppet: or Daddy Loves is a frightening black comedy that concerns the relationships between actors, mentors and students, and husbands and wives. How far will some people go to get what they want?


BE A MAN

by John Noel

 

Brad finally meets the girl of his dreams. Now he has to figure out how to hold onto her.


 

CHASING STARLIGHT

by Caleb J. Alexander

 

A love letter to the Universe.


WHERE THE FUCK IS DANTE?

by Jason Vinoles

Where The Fuck is Dante? is a about two roommates waiting for their pot dealer to show up.        The same night a major announcement puts their friendship at a crossroads....


HOLI-DAZE

by Lindsey Mary Minarchi

There’s one in every family!


IMMUNITY

by Shari Umansky

Can a flicker of humanity overcome evil or even hope to survive in Auschwitz? 


THE DEATH PLAN

or WHAT IS BRAD DOING IN THE SUPPLY CLOSET?

by Sarah Congress

A typical workday turns surreal when admissions counselor/weekend musician Brad goes for copy toner and is greeted by Death, prompting an existential dilemma. Will he choose life or death, and what's the difference anyway?


30 DAYS OF EARTH

by Shawn Belpanno



DEAD DOG

by Adrienne Schaffler

A dead dog. A funeral home. An acid trip.  What happens in the embalming room stays in the embalming room.