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Featured Video: "Margin of Error" from The Great Immensity. Music & Lyrics by: Michael Friedman
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The death of Michael Friedman has shaken our company to its core, and as we continue to process and grieve, we celebrate the man we knew and loved, and the artist we all admired.
Photograph by Jared Siskin / Patrick McMullan via GettyRemembering Michael Friedman — The New Yorker, September 11, 2017
Meet the 2017-18 R&D Group! Projects this year will investigate a wide cross- section of topics including gentrification in East Harlem, social inequities examined through the lens of adult literacy rates, the intersection of Americana, credit cards, and pay-to-play religiosity, and more.
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There’s a lot of uncertainty in the world right now. The Civilians’ mission is to connect theater and society by taking on the most challenging, insurmountable questions of our day. We actively seek out and share diverse perspectives and ask the difficult questions — and we have no plans to slow down or stop. We ask you to support our outward facing mission, to go far & wide to gather untold stories. Now, more than ever, is the time for those stories to be told and the work to be bold.
Rink rats, hockey moms, tournament weekends and the quest to play your best – It’s tryout season in the Great State of Hockey! Mitch has always played on the A team for the Prairie Lake Blizzards – these are his guys – they've played together forever, but he's worried th is could be the year he gets sent down to the B team. When a new “ kid ” appears at Bantam tryouts, things go from bad to worse .
In part to of our “London Road” series, composer Michael Friedman interviews Tony-winner Adam Cork about his score for the verbatim film musical, which he wrote with Alecky Blythe and stars Tom Hardy.
Let Me Ascertain You: The Podcast is an audio podcast series of performances crafted from interviews with real people about current and controversial topics, including Occupy Wall Street, Atlantic Yards, the adult entertainment industry, Evangelical Christianity, and more. The series includes songs and scenes from past plays and current projects, plus sneak peaks at works in development.
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