Other theatre work, 2014

 

Death/Obit, a new theatre piece by Daniel Fish and Andrew Dinwiddie
Performance of excerpt from the work-in-progress
Directed by Daniel Fish
Catch 60, Invisible Dog Arts Center, Brooklyn
With Andrew Dinwiddie, T. Ryder Smith
January 11, 2014
[title was later changed to Phil .176 / Obit]

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The Javier Plays, by Carlos Murillo
Workshop presentations of the trilogy of plays
Directed by Kip Fagan
New Dramatists, NYC
March, 2014
Diagram of a Paper Airplane
With: Betty Gilpin, Lou Moreno, T. Ryder Smith, Joe Tippet, Lori Wilner
Stage Manager: Samantha Gass; ASM and stage directions reader: Jess Dick
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A Thick Description of Harry Smith
With: Kate Ferber (Annie/Pat Nixon/vocals/piano); Birgit Huppuch (The Curator/vocals/percussion); Joe Jung (Martin/Allen Ginsberg/Journalist/various/guitar/banjo/dulcimer/harmonium/saw/percussion); Lucas Papaelias (Blank Marlow/vocals/guitar); T. Ryder Smith (Dr. Kurtz/The Stranger Emcee/Harry Smith); Joe Tippet (Jorge/Richard Nixon/Lionel Z./vocals/guitar/banjo/harmonica); Paul Whitty (Merry Andrew/vocals/percussion)
Stage Manager: Samantha Gass; Assistant Stage Manager: Jess Dick
Stage directions read by Preston Martin

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Photos by Harriet Smith.
Above, from top: the band; Lucas Papaelias; Joe Tippett; Paul Whitty; Kate Ferber; T. Ryder Smith; Birgit Huppuch; Carlos Murillo and Kip Fagan; Carlos Murillo and Jess Dick; Joe Jung; Joe’s handmade guitars.

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Lulu, a play by Frank Wedekind
Developmental reading
Directed by Tea Alagic
Produced by Kazunori Ishizuka
Pearl Studios, NYC
With: Ezra Barnes, Tina Benko, Scott Kerns, Randolph Curtis Rand, Thomas Russell,
T. Ryder Smith, Jelena Stupljanin
May 2, 2014

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Radio Bloomsday broadcast
WBAI/Pacifica radio
Produced and Directed by Caraid O’Brien
Readings from James Joyce’s novel Ulysses
Rebroadcast of segments from prior years, including T. Ryder Smith reading from Shakespeare’s Hamlet, and an excerpt from the novel’s Circe episode, read by Charles Busch, Aaron Beall, and T. Ryder Smith
June 16, 2014

see page here

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Bloomsday reading live
24-hour live reading of the complete novel
The Silent Barn, Brooklyn
Presented by Title:Point
Directed by Theresa Buchheister
I read the role of Leopold Bloom in the Circe chapter, from 8 – 11 pm
With: Theresa Buchheister, Ryan Downey, Joey Lepage, T. Ryder Smith, G. Lucas Crane, Caitlin Lloyd-Bollard, Scott Ries, Ric Royer, Fil Vocasek, Emerald Leaves
June 16, 2014

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The Chosen Ones, a new play by Cheri Magid
Staged reading – The Dorothy Strelsin Fresh Ink reading series
Directed by Jenna Worsham
Primary Stages, NYC
With: John Harrington Bland, Norman Dillon, Sarah Tolan Mee, T. Ryder Smith
June 23, 2014

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After Seven reading series
Residency completion reading series by New Dramatists’ playwrights
Staged readings
Directed by Kip Fagan
Hir (scene), by Taylor Mac
With: Jax Jackson, Maryann Plunkett, Will Reynolds, T. Ryder Smith
and
Mayday Mayday Tuesday (scene), by Carlos Murillo
With: Nicholas Ashe, Greg McFadden, T. Ryder Smith
Stage manager: Leila Teitelman
June 26, 2014

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Social Security, a new play by Christina Masciotti
Workshop presentation
Directed by Paul Lazar
The Bushwick Starr, Brooklyn
With: Cynthia Hopkins, Linda Mancini, T. Ryder Smith
July 20, 2014

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Above, top: T. Ryder Smith, Cynthia Hopkins; below, left to right: Cynthia Hopkins, Paul Lazar, Christina Masciotti, Linda Mancini.

 

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Our Lady of Kibeho, a new play by Katori Hall
Workshop presentation
Directed by Michael Greif
Signature Theatre Co at Second Stage
With: Starla Benford, Jade Eshete, Danaya Esperanza, Kambi Gathesha,  Joaquina Kalukango, Owiso Odera, Nneka Okafor, Charles Parnell, Stacey Sargeant, T. Ryder Smith, Patrick J. Ssenjovu, Angel Uwamahoro, Michelle Wilson, Bowman Wright|
Stage Manager: Michael McGoff
July 28-31, 2014

 

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Rechnitz (The Exterminating Angel), a play by Elfriede Jelinek
Translated by Gitta Honegger
Workshop
Directed by Tea Alagic
Theatre for a New Audience at Arts Media House, Brooklyn
With: Harry Ford, Birgit Huppuch, Sarah Nealis, Randolph Curtis Rand, T. Ryder Smith
Stage Manager: Shayna O’Neill
Assistant Director: Celine Rosenthal
Dramaturge: Gitta Honegger
Designer: Andrew Lieberman
Literary Advisor: Jonathan Kalb
August 20-27, 2014

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Photos by the Hinge Collective

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Theatre of War/Outside the Wire
A reading from Sophocles’ Ajax
Directed by Bryan Doerries
Theatre of War Soldiers and Citizens Tour
KiMo Theatre, Albuquerque, NM
With: Bryan Doerries, Heather Goldenhersh, T. Ryder Smith
September 12, 2014

see page here

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Social Security, a new play by Christina Masciotti
Presentation of excerpts
Directed by Paul Lazar
Prelude Festival 2014 at the CUNY Graduate Center, NYC
With: Elizabeth Dement, Cynthia Hopkins, T. Ryder Smith
October 8, 2014

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Measure Back, a play by T. Ryder Smith
Performance of excerpt
Directed by T. Ryder Smith
Video by Rafael Tasca
The Little Theatre at Dixon Place, NYC
Curated by Jeffrey Jones
October 13, 2014

see more info and video at www.measurebacktheplay.org

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Above: T. Ryder Smith and audience volunteer. Photos by audience member.

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The Chosen Ones, a new play by Cheri Magid
Workshop presentation
Primary Stages, NYC
Directed by Leah C. Gardiner
With: Norman Dillon, Glenn Fleshler, T. Ryder Smith, Adria Vitlar
December 3 – 6, 2014

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