Tuesday, May 19, 2020

McCARTER@HOME Happenings & Highlights This Week

FRIDAY, MAY 22, at 6:30PM
COMMUNITY PLAY READING: Execution of Justice

A New Jersey Theatre Alliance Stages Online Event

On the 90th Anniversary of the birth of Harvey Milk, McCarter collaborates with the Bayard Rustin Center for Social Justice on a virtual reading of Emily Mann's docudrama, Execution of Justice. REGISTER

This American Life: "Stuck!"

Ira Glass was at McCarter last August giving audiences an inside look into the creative process behind his radio show, This American Life. On May 4, it was announced that This American Life won the first Pulitzer Prize awarded to audio journalism. Listen to this week’s episode, featuring stories of people feeling stuck. LISTEN

Les Ballets Trockadero
de Monte Carlo at The Joyce

If you’ve had the pleasure of experiencing The Trocks perform at McCarter, you know their amazing talent and grace are matched only by their comedic takes on "serious" ballet. Enjoy this performance of Valpurgeyeva Noch (Walpurgisnacht), performed at New York City’s Joyce Theatre in 2010.  WATCH

The 24 Hour Plays: COVID-19 and Incarceration

The 24 Hour Plays brings new monologues written, rehearsed, and recorded in 24 hours, featuring real stories from currently and previously incarcerated people, their families and advocates during the global pandemic. Check out Emily Mann's contribution to this powerful initiative.  WATCH 

Work-From-Home Playlist: Jazz

Let your mind wander and get inspired by the jazz artists from our 2020-2021 Season. Listen to our curated playlist featuring music from Charlie Parker, C├ęcile McLorin Salvant, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Billie Holiday and more.  LISTEN

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