Coming to IRT in New York from August 21-September 17, 2018
Purchase a $25 Festival Pass to attend all three events! (You will be prompted to chose your dates after you enter payment info. We agree; this is a little counter-intuitive; we believe in you. ) Or, for individual tickets, click the buttons below.
August 25 – 29, 2018
By Maggie Nelson, adapted by Leigh Hendrix & Ellenor Riley-Condit
“Suppose I were to begin by saying that I had fallen in love with a color…” Adapted from the intensely personal book of prose poetry by critically acclaimed writer Maggie Nelson, Bluets takes an intimate, philosophical look at grief, loss, desire, healing, and, of course- the color blue. Actor Ellenor Riley-Condit and The Syndicate translate Nelson’s singular voice for the stage in this world premiere solo performance.
September 6 - 10, 2018
First Read is a new play development workshop and readings series that centers queer, trans, and nonbinary theater artists. The Syndicate is proud to present the work of five talented playwrights:
- The Beasts of Warren by Azure D. Osborne-Lee
- the desert play by Hal C.
- Hunting by Nelle Tankus
- T(estosterone) by Kit Yan and Simone Wolff
Tiny Errors at the End of the millennium
September 13 – 16, 2018
Created by The Syndicate with lead writer Alanna Coby
It’s 1999. On the competitive dance circuit, a dancer’s obsessive attempts to perfect her routine for a panel of judges threaten to take over her life. Meanwhile, the world around her grows increasingly obsessed with Y2K, boy bands, guns, celebrity...laying the groundwork for the world we find ourselves in today. By examining the seemingly inconsequential mistakes we made at the end of the 20th century, Tiny Errors at the End of the Millennium asks “How did we get here?”