Black Box New Play Festival 2016
Black Box New Play Festival 2016
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Black Box New Play Festival 2016 NYC Reviews and Tickets

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Fast-paced, Quirky, Multiple plays, Edgy, Entertaining

About the Show

The 19th annual 'Black Box New Play Festival' at Gallery Players features 18 short new plays performed over four weekends.

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Cliched, Edgy, Quirky, Raunchy

See it if see also show has closed great attempt to integrate the Black Box in mid season

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Original, Entertaining, Banal, Fast-paced, Multiple plays

See it if You like multiple one-act plays from new playwrights. Hit or miss, in terms of story line or acting.

Don't see it if You only want to see a good full size play, this can be a mixed bag since the plays are original plays by fairly new playwrights.

Critic Reviews (1)

Theater In The Now
June 4th, 2016

"A triple-header of fun…As Max, Steven Smith has great comic sensibility that seemed to channel the playwright himself. Smith stole the show, and the entire evening…'Crisis: Ocean Planet' was a tonally confused piece…The first week of the Black Box New Play Festival 2016 was an exciting evening showcasing a fresh talent and a unique voice. If you don't know who Brett Epstein is, you should crawl out from under your rock and get educated. It's a name you'll hear often."
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