Watch the Video of the presentation here:
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:
From Jeannine Wisnosky Stehlin:
"This is a humbling and really quite unexpected award, and we accept it in the spirit in that we must share it with you, our friends, our family, our theatre family, and the people who come to the theatre to sit in the dark and breathe together and watch life unfold on stage. We share this with the company members of The New American Theatre. Thank you for collaborating, and giving to this art. This is ALSO YOUR CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD. YOU EARNED IT. YOU ARE EARNING IT. "
NEXT ON STAGE:
FESTIVAL OF NEW ONE ACT PLAYS FALL 2019
Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 One Act Plays Contest!
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
September 29, October 20 and November 10
by Anton Chekhov
directed by Jack Stehlin
October 18 - December 7
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