by Anton Chekhov
directed by Jack Stehlin
Fridays & Saturdays at 8pm, Select Sundays at 3pm
November 1 - December 7
"The stakes are high and the action engaging. The play comes to life via a talented cast and crew!"
"The actors’ talents are heightened by Stehlin’s excellent direction"
Nikki Munoz, Stage Raw
FESTIVAL OF NEW ONE ACT PLAYS FALL 2019
Dark by Jack McCleland
Eloise by Jerry Lambert
Gershwin's Last Ride by Ryan Stevens
The Holdup by Greg Gould
Thank you for Your Service by Mike Solomonson
Wolves in Yellowstone by Dean Morton
Sundays at 7:30 pm
November 17, December 1, 8
what's happening now:
One Act Plays Contestone act play writing contest now open!
The New American Theatre is seeking new one act plays for our 2020 Festival of New American One Act Plays.
Early Deadline: December 31, 2019
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Anton Chekhov’s Comedic Drama ‘Uncle Vanya’ is New American Theatre’s Fall 2019 Production
Artistic Director Jack Stehlin directs masterpiece about hope, courage,
and the human responsibility to each other and to mother earth
Jack Stehlin and Jeannine Wisnosky Stehlin of The New American Theatre Receive Stage Raw Career Achievement Award
Stage Raw Theater Awards honor the finest work performed on Los Angeles area stages of 99-seats or fewer and are selected by a jury of Stage Raw critics. The awards ceremony was Sept. 9.
The award was presented by John Farmanesh-Bocca
Read the Press Release here:
April 26-June 30
When a famous writer dies under mysterious circumstances, family and friends gather in his cabin on a remote island in Puget Sound to box up his belongings. In the process, they come to realize just how much they love, despise and need one another.
World premiere dark comedy by
award-winning playwright John Bunzel. Directed by Jack Stehlin
"Boxing Lessons' delivers mayhem and plot twists
in a one-two punch!"
F. Kathleen Foley, Los Angeles Times
A SUREFIRE, DON’T-MISS-IT SHOW!
"… a wickedly funny black comedy peopled by the quirkiest of characters and performed by a sensational cast.”
— Paul Myrvold, Theatre Notes
FUNNY AND ENTERTAINING!
"…. a carousel of zany plot twists and revelations”
— Lovell Estell III, Stage Raw
"… stimulating and original… razor sharp wit… sparkling dialogue,,, fascinating characters… if we were still using the star rating, I’d hand them the Milky Way.” — Ingrid Wilmot, Will Call for Theater
"WOW!… DARKLY COMEDIC"
"… Family dysfunction at its weirdest and wildest, directed by Jack Stehlin with razor-sharp precision and performed by six of the best (and best-cast) actors in town.”
— Steven Stanley, Stage Scene LA
"PERSONAL REVELATIONS AND SNIPING REMINISCENT
OF ALBEE'S VIRGINIA WOOLF!"
— OnStage Los Angeles
"A ROLLER COASTER RIDE! "
… pokes fun at life, death, and everything in between… [a] talented ensemble cast who know just how to shock the audience in their understated way”
— Elaine Mura, LA Splash
Thank you to the Los Angeles County Arts Commission for their generous 2019/2020 organizational grant!