2019 INDIEWORKS NEWS & UPDATES
FALL 2019 NEWS AND UPDATES
WE SAY GOODBYE TO THE CARDIFF GIANT
It is a sad day, indeed, as we closed our inaugural main stage production, Kit Goldstein Grant's THE GIANT HOAX. The cast, crew, and the creative & production teams have worked hard for months to bring this larger-than-life true(?) story to the stage and we are incredibly proud of all that was accomplished. Audiences raved as did critics, and as bittersweet it is, we look forward to a bright future for IndieWorks Theatre Company!
THE REVIEWS ARE IN FOR "THE GIANT HOAX"!
Kit Goldstein Grant's new family-friendly musical, THE GIANT HOAX is delighting audiences in previews and is now open through December 7th at New York City's Theatre Row on 42nd Street! See the show that BroadwayWorld is calling, "Memorably staged... Outstanding... Superb... Stunning... An incredible combination of American chutzpah and American gullibility."
REHEARSALS ARE UNDERWAY FOR "THE GIANT HOAX"
After months of planning, pre-production, and casting, rehearsals have finally begun for Kit Goldstein Grant's THE GIANT HOAX! starting with music rehearsals and a cast meet & greet and design presentation, our team got to know the material and each other a bit better. Take a look at photos from our first rehearsals here!
CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR "THE GIANT HOAX"!
It's been a long time coming, but we are thrilled to announce the cast for our first-ever main stage production, Kit Goldstein Grant's THE GIANT HOAX, opening late this fall at Theatre Row! From hundreds of submissions to over 125 auditions, we've assembled a fantastic team of talented individuals and we can't wait to show you what they've got! Read about our cast and creative team by clicking here!
SUMMER 2019 NEWS AND UPDATES
A RAVE REVIEW FOR "SAXE AND THE CITY"!!!
In addition to a well-deserved standing ovation, SAXE AND THE CITY: THE MUSIC & LYRICS OF PETER SAXE received a rave review from Chris Struck at CabaretScenes.org! We couldn't be more proud of the entire cast and creative team!
To read Chris Struck's review, please click here.
BROADWAY'S RUSSELL FISCHER JOINS "SATC" CAST!
Get "carried" away this September with SAXE AND THE CITY: THE MUSIC & LYRICS OF PETER SAXE, featuring a stunning cast including Meghann Reynolds, Matthew Condello, MAC & Bistro award-winner Sierra Rein ("RUNNING IN PLACE"), and Russell Fischer, star of Broadway's JERSEY BOYS and one of the founding members of THE DOOWOP PROJECT! You won't want to miss this soaring quartet as they close out our Summer Cabaret Series, September 20th. Get your tickets today!
"SONGS FROM A HAT" IS BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
Christopher Michaels and Michael Perrie, Jr. are back in their hilarious "two-man cabaret show experience", SONGS FROM A HAT! They agreed to put on a show. They agreed to sing songs. The only thing they couldn't agree on was what to sing! That's where you come in! Write down any musical theatre song, put it into the hat, and whatever they pull out, they have to sing! It's a night of hilarity by a "modern-day vaudevillian duo" that you won't want to miss! Get your tickets now!
CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR "DIRTY LITTLE DITTIES"!!!
For one-night-only, we're getting down and dirty with your favorite Broadway and musical theatre tunes in Dirty Little Ditties, the second show in our Summer Cabaret Series! Join some of New York's best character actors as they fashion your favorite songs into bawdy, brassy, burlesque-style numbers that are sure to make your cheeks blush -- ALL FOUR OF THEM! In addition, we're raffling off some sexy prizes, including theatre tickets, giftcards, and more! So come on out, grab a drink, and cool down while you can, because it's about to get hot!
WE REACHED OUR KICKSTARTER GOAL!!!
On Wednesday, July 3rd at noon, our Kickstarter campaign for Kit Goldstein Grant's The Giant Hoax exceeded its funding goal by $257 dollars!!! With the help of friends, family, and theatre fans, we had a successful campaign that raised a quarter of our total capitalization for our first mainstage musical production set to move into the Lion Theatre at Theatre Row this fall! We have nothing but love and gratitude for our many contributors and can't wait to show you what amazing things we are doing with your support! For more information on the production, click here!
IndieWorks Theatre Company is fiscally sponsored by MuSE (Multicultural Sonic Evolution), a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. All donations made here are tax deductible.
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SPRING 2019 NEWS AND UPDATES
OUR KICKSTARTER IS LIVE FOR "THE GIANT HOAX!"
On Friday, May 31st, 2019, we announced our first mainstage musical production would be opening at Theatre Row in the fall of 2019! We are so proud to be presenting Kit Goldstein Grant's new musical, THE GIANT HOAX as that production! But it's going to cost a GIANT amount to produce! Won't you consider helping us out by making a contribution to our Kickstarter campaign? There are tons of perks including exclusive merch, pre-sale tickets, even the chance to be a producer! Click here and see what our campaign -- and our show -- are all about!
CAST ANNOUNCED FOR FIRST SUMMER SERIES SHOW
It's a one-night-only concert featuring the music & lyrics of award-winning songwriter, Kit Goldstein Grant and her closest collaborators, Caleb Damschroder, Jonathon Lynch, Sophie Oberfield, & Gil Varod, performed by cast members John Michael Bradshaw, Laura Cetti, Alina Gatrell, Christopher Harrod, Kellan Harrod, Christopher Michaels, Jianzi Colón-Soto, and Sarah Wyatt. Get your tickets today to Kit Goldstein Grant & Friends! And while you're at it, consider a Summer Series or Summer Flex Pass!
DREW GASPARINI'S "VALLEY HIGH" RELEASED
"VALLEY HIGH" (based around the song of the same name by Broadway composer/lyricist, Drew Gasparini), is now available to view online! Through a partnership with Jeremy Terry Productions and 5lvin Productions, Valley High tells the story of three tormented teenage boys who long for attention, acceptance, and love in a world that refuses to give that to them as they band together to then turn dangerously against those who have done them wrong. See the video here!
SAVE $10 WITH OUR SUMMER FLEX PASS!!!
Okay, so maybe you can't make all five shows. Or maybe it's a fear of commitment. Either way, we don't want a silly little thing like that to come between us, now do we? So we've created a second deal that gives you access to any three shows in our summer cabaret series for only $17 per show! That's right, get $3 off each ticket when you buy a Summer Flex Pass before June 15th, 2019! That's just about $10 worth of savings!
SAVE $20 WITH OUR SUMMER SERIES PASS!!!
With such great programming over the summer, we want to make sure you have every opportunity to get in on the action! That's why we've created a Summer Series Pass that gives you access to all five of our summer cabarets for the price of four! Yeah, you read that right! Buy the Summer Series Pass and see all five shows for only $80! That's a $20 savings! But hurry! This deal expires on May 31st, 2019!
INDIEWORKS PRESENTS SUMMER CABARET SERIES
Get ready for summer with IndieWorks' new Summer Cabaret Series! That's right! We've got five months of varied musical entertainment from shows that spotlight incredible new songwriters to nights of dance hits and dirty ditties! There's something for everyone! We've even created two ways for you to get your tickets at discounted prices with our Summer Series Pass and Summer Flex Pass options! Tickets are ON SALE NOW!
WINTER 2019 NEWS AND UPDATES
CAST ANNOUNCED FOR "EMPTY FRAMES" PREMIERE
Casting is complete for the world premiere of Kit Goldstein Grant and Samuel Books Negin's new short musical, EMPTY FRAMES, presented as part of the New York Winterfest in March! The musical is inspired by the greatest (and still unsolved) art heist in American history! Take a moment and check out the photos and bios of this dynamic duo and don't forget to buy your tickets today!
CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR INDIEWORKS' "CASPER"
Over 600 online submissions. Only 60 audition appointments. And from the masses, we found our cast for Domenic Servidio's award winning short play, CASPER, THE NOT-SO-FRIENDLY GHOST, presented as part of the New York Winterfest in March! Take a moment and check out the photos and bios of this hilarious group of actors and don't forget to buy your tickets today!