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Friday, May 8, 2015

NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Rify Royalty by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Johnny Panic by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Ben Franklin by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - El Toro by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonPhoto by Drasko BogdanovicThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by t…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Christopher J. Anderson of Rhythm Knights Dance Troupe by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Dew Lily by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Mike Monaco by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonPhoto by Bill WrightThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's m…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Waxie Moon by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Geegee Louise by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Jack n' Thacox by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Bobby Barnaby by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - The Luminous Pariah by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Serge Violland by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.…

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NY Boylesque Festival Performer Profile - Lou Henry Hoover by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonThe New York Boylesque Festival weekend kicks off tonight with a teaser party at the Knitting Factory and is followed by tomorrow's main event at B.B. King's.Here's you…

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Saturday, May 2, 2015

"Hamlet" - Sometime Experimentation Doesn’t Quite Work by Byrne Harrison

By Judd HollanderDirector Austin Pendleton tries a novel approach with William Shakespeare’s Hamlet starring Peter Sarsgaard in the title role, now being performed at Classic Stage Company…

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"New York Spring Spectacular" - A Very Enjoyable, if Sometimes Over The Top Experience by Byrne Harrison

Reviewed by Judd HollanderThis is not your parent's Radio City Musical Hall Easter Show, or even your older brother's or sister’s. Filled with 21st century technology and brilliantly stage…

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"Ghosts" - Sheer Brilliance by Byrne Harrison

By Judd HollanderPhotos by Stephanie BergerA woman trying desperately to exorcise the specters of her past finds instead they've returned full force in Richard Eyre's absolutely riveting ada…

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Thursday, April 9, 2015

“The Mystery of Love and Sex”- A look at the intimacy of incompatibility by Byrne Harrison

By Judd HollanderThe path to true love does not always run smooth. You always hurt the one you love. Time-worn clichés perhaps, but still quite accurate in Bathsheba Doran's penetratin…

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“Posterity”- A Look At What Legacy Really Means by Byrne Harrison

By Judd HollanderEvery so often in the theatre there are moments when an actor can come on stage and literally suck the air right of the room, so strong is his performance. Such a moment occ…

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Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Interview with Antony Raymond and Stacey Roca of "Pretty Babies" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonAntony RaymondPretty Babies, a new play written and directed by Antony Raymond, had its world premiere at 13th Street Rep on February 26th. The ensemble cast is led by Stace…

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Sunday, March 8, 2015

FRIGID New York Interview - Noah Casey of "Playing for Advantage" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow:  Playing For Advantage Website: Playing For Advantage NYCPhoto credit: Jon TaggartNoah Casey’s training began with Barb Barker in Vancouver, and continued with …

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FRIGID New York Interview - Gillian English of "Get Around Me" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow: Get Around MeWebsite: www.thetheatreelusive.comPhoto credit: Dahlia KatzGillian English is the Artistic Producer and founder of The Theatre Elusive. Originally from No…

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FRIGID New York Interview - Mike Lemme of "Where I'm From" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow: Where I'm FromWebsite: mikelemme.comPhoto credit: Michael ToyMike Lemme was a quiet kid, because he never knew how to relate to his peers. They would talk about t…

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FRIGID New York Interview: Molly Craven of "Whiskey Pants: The Mayor of Williamsburg" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow: Whiskey Pants: The Mayor of WilliamsburgWebsite: http://www.mindtheartentertainment.com/Photo credit: Ze’ Castle PhotographyOriginally from Austin, TX, Mollie Craven…

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Friday, March 6, 2015

FRIGID New York Interview - Dipti Bramhandkar of "The Accident" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow:  The AccidentWebsite: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Accident-A-Play/602028526570518Photo credit: Nelson SalisDipti Bramhandkar started writing at age 9 in a …

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FRIGID New York Interview - Matt Panesh of "300 to 1" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow: 300 to 1Photo credit: Susie CavillAs Monkey Poet, Matt Panesh is a regular on the fringe circuit, writing and performing solo theatre plays (Welcome to Afghanistan, Mu…

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FRIGID New York Interview - Shannon Holmes of "The Crook of Your Arm" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow: The Crook of Your ArmWebsite: www.somotheatre.comPhoto credit: Yukiko OnleyShannon Holmes is a singer, actor, director, Doctoral Researcher, educator and artistic dire…

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FRIGID New York Interview - Todd Brian Backus of "Let's Play Play" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow: Let’s Play PlayWebsite: www.poweroutnyc.com/current-showPhoto credit: The cast of Let’s Play Play (Zachary Clarence, Brittany K Allen, and Emek…

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FRIGID New York Interview - John Patrick Bray of "Erik" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow: ErikPhoto credit: Kisha PeartJohn Patrick Bray (Ph.D., Theatre, LSU; MFA, Playwriting, Actors Studio Drama School at New School University) has written plays under gra…

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FRIGID New York Interview - Samantha DeSimone of "Erik" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow: ErikPhoto credit: Kisha PeartSamantha DeSimone is a New Jersey native who graduated from Wagner College with a B.A in Theatre in 2012.  Samantha has been working …

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FRIGID New York Interview - Keenan M. Scott II of "Thoughts of a COLORED MAN on a day when the sun set too early" by Byrne Harrison

By Byrne HarrisonShow:  Thoughts of a COLORED MAN on a day when the sun set too earlyWebsite: www.toacm.comPhoto credit: Headshot by Lauren E. BanksKeenan M. Scott II, a native of Queen…

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