Gassner Award Honoree 2018 First Prize: Ali MacLean She’s Not There The John Gassner Memorial Playwriting Award Competition fosters new playwrights and scripts through this important competition established by Molly Gassner, wife of theatre historian John Gassner. The Award was created in 1967 to honor the late John Gassner (1903-1967) for his lifetime dedication to all … More Ali MacLean awarded the 2018 Gassner playwriting prize at the NETC Theatre Awards
The Los Angeles premiere of Ali MacLean’s award-winning play SHE’S NOT THERE performed to packed houses at the Zephyr Theatre this past week as part of SHE NYC Arts / SHE LA Arts Summer Theatre Festival. SHE’S NOT THERE was selected by She LA Arts, which supports the creation and production of powerful, and commercially … More She’s Not There Wins BEST PLAY At SHE LA ARTS Theater Festival
Ali MacLean’s award-winning play She’s Not There has racked up another accolade. The play which tackles depression and mental illness has been selected as finalists for the 2019 Marsha A. Croyle Award for Outstanding Achievement in Playwriting by the 2019 Scribe playwriting competition. The winner will be announced mid-August.
𝙎𝙝𝙚’𝙨 𝙉𝙤𝙩 𝙏𝙝𝙚𝙧𝙚 has officially started its own Fight Club, led by the legendary James Lew, fight choreographer, stunt coordinator, and actor in everything from 𝙇𝙪𝙠𝙚 𝘾𝙖𝙜𝙚, 𝙄𝙣𝙘𝙚𝙥𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣, 𝙏𝙧𝙪𝙚 𝘽𝙡𝙤𝙤𝙙, 𝙋𝙞𝙧𝙖𝙩𝙚𝙨 𝙊𝙛 𝙏𝙝𝙚 𝘾𝙖𝙧𝙞𝙗𝙗𝙚𝙖𝙣, 𝙍𝙪𝙨𝙝 𝙃𝙤𝙪𝙧, 𝙏𝙧𝙤𝙥𝙞𝙘 𝙏𝙝𝙪𝙣𝙙𝙚𝙧, 𝘽𝙪𝙛𝙛𝙮 𝙏𝙝𝙚 𝙑𝙖𝙢𝙥𝙞𝙧𝙚 𝙎𝙡𝙖𝙮𝙚𝙧, 𝘽𝙞𝙜 𝙏𝙧𝙤𝙪𝙗𝙡𝙚 𝙄𝙣 𝙇𝙞𝙩𝙩𝙡𝙚 𝘾𝙝𝙞𝙣𝙖, and more! Check out the rehearsal where he led … More She’s Not There welcomes kung fu master James Lew!
Ali MacLean is excited to announce that she been chosen for the 2019 Summer Salt Playwriting intensive. Ali will be attending the Summer Salt Playwrights retreat this summer in Chatham – Cape Cod, MA. She will be working with improvisers and actors on shaping a new play. Previous actors there have been on The Simpsons, … More Ali MacLean Chosen for Summer Salt Playwriting Workshop
Rehearsals for Ali MacLean’s award-winning play have begun. The play premieres August 2nd at the Zephyr Theatre in Los Angeles. Here are some pictures of the rehearsals in progress! Pictured: Clayton Farris, Anamari Mesa, Nevin Millan, Brett Paesel, John Ennis, Eric Larson, and Ali MacLean
We are proud to announce that casting is complete. Our ensemble of respected stage & screen actors has an impressive list of credits that includes work in: 𝘽𝙖𝙧𝙧𝙮, 𝙏𝙝𝙚 𝘼𝙛𝙛𝙖𝙞𝙧, 𝙅𝙖𝙣𝙚 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙑𝙞𝙧𝙜𝙞𝙣, 𝘼𝙢𝙚𝙧𝙞𝙘𝙖𝙣 𝙃𝙤𝙧𝙧𝙤𝙧 𝙎𝙩𝙤𝙧𝙮, 𝙏𝙝𝙚 𝙈𝙞𝙣𝙙𝙮 𝙋𝙧𝙤𝙟𝙚𝙘𝙩, 𝙏𝙧𝙖𝙣𝙨𝙥𝙖𝙧𝙚𝙣𝙩, 𝘼𝙜𝙚𝙣𝙩𝙨 𝙤𝙛 𝙎.𝙃.𝙄.𝙀.𝙇.𝘿, 𝙈𝙧. 𝙎𝙝𝙤𝙬 𝙬𝙞𝙩𝙝 𝘽𝙤𝙗 𝙖𝙣𝙙 𝘿𝙖𝙫𝙞𝙙, 𝙏𝙬𝙞𝙣 𝙋𝙚𝙖𝙠𝙨, 𝘽𝙧𝙤𝙤𝙠𝙡𝙮𝙣 𝙉𝙞𝙣𝙚-𝙉𝙞𝙣𝙚, 𝙏𝙧𝙪𝙚 𝘽𝙡𝙤𝙤𝙙, … More She’s Not There Cast Announced
Tickets NOW ON SALE for Ali MacLean’s award-winning play SHE’S NOT THERE, opening August 2nd at the Zephyr Theatre in LA. Go grab yourself a pair! https://www.shenycarts.org/she-la The play will be in repertory with 4 other shows at the She NYC/ She LA Theatre Arts Festival this summer. The show stars Clayton Farris as Rob … More Tickets on sale for She’s Not There at the She NYC/ She LA Theatre Festival!