Friday, February 17, 2023

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LAST CHANCE! Get tickets to see Clyde's!


Clyde's - Tickets Are Selling Fast! Buy Now! Onstage Now - February 19th

Production photo by T. Charles Erickson.


George Street Playhouse is thrilled to bring two-time Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Lynn Nottage to its stage for the first time ever with her lightning-charged comedy Clyde's, celebrating “the healing power of food!” Centering around the formerly incarcerated kitchen staff at a truck stop sandwich shop, Clyde’s is a story about living with and through your mistakes – and the importance of a shared dream in bringing people together; like the quest for creating the perfect sandwich. Don’t miss your chance to revel in this tale of reinvention and redemption, nominated for 5 TONY Awards – including Best Play!



Clyde's contains adult material and language.

GSP has some exciting classes coming up! Don't wait! Sign up now!


New Virtual Class - The Craft of Acting and Writing


Join award winning writer/actress/director Laiona Michelle (Little Girl Blue, Mandela) as she shares her unique experiences and techniques for creating complex characters and dynamic stories. Laiona Michelle has been nominated for numerous awards, including the Lucille Lortel (2022), Antonyo Awards (2022); and she is the recipient of the Barrymore and Carbonell Awards (2004); The NAACP Hollywood award (2005), and she was nominated for the Helen Hayes Award (2005). Some of her TV/Film credits include Lift, All My Children, Law & Order: SVU, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, The Blacklist, and Crashing, as well as Amazon’s Sneaky PeteRead Full Bio

George Street Symposium


Did you know GSP offers symposium performances? Check out our performance schedule to see when. Join the cast and creative team behind our productions for a guided Q&A! The next symposium performance for The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is MARCH 26.

Online Playwriting Classes


Join the writers' room with Award-winning playwright, Laiona Michelle, who is thrilled to be teaching GSP’s playwriting for beginners. Some of Laiona’s notable work includes the off-Broadway musical, Little Girl Blue, and most recently, Mandela, which will debut at the Young Vic in London. This course is designed for new and emerging writers who are ready to explore play construction and the art of storytelling.

Format: Remote - All sessions are held via ZOOM

Meet the Cast of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee!


(L to R) Top Row: Kilty Reidy, Sammy Pignalosa, Aaron Michael Ray, Coleman Cummings, Ally Bonino. Bottom Row: Sumi Yu, Angel Lin, Lila Coogan, Jordan Matthew Brown


This week, rehearsals kicked off for The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee! The cast and crew are incredibly excited to get started on this production. Seats are selling fast! Get your tickets soon.

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Call us today at (732) 246-7717 and select Option 2, subscription renewal, to renew your current subscription package(s) for our 2023/2024 season

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