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Romeo and Juliet Summer 2019
Join us August 14-25, 2019, for our free Commons Series production of Romeo and Juliet! Click the image above to learn more or reserve in advance!

Visit the show page to make reservations at the performance of your choice to learn more about the creative team.

Read more about the production on:
Queens Chronicle – “Love at first sight, fights and a long goodnight”
WLIW’s Top 5 Free Events
TimeOut
QNS.com
BroadwayWorld
Queens Council on the Arts

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Back us on IndieGoGo for perks including VIP seating, invitations to a private Opening Night Capulet Ball, custom sonnets, hand decorated masks & apothecary boxes, and even private performances for you and your guests at your home, office, or the location of your choice!

Only 5 Performances Remaining:

8/22 at 6:30pm – NOW MOVED TO RAINEY PARKBuy Tickets | Map
PLEASE NOTE: this performance, originally scheduled for Queensbridge Park, has been moved to Rainey Park
Vernon Blvd and 34th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106

8/23-24 at 6:30pm – ASTORIA PARKBuy Tickets | Map
19 19th St., Astoria, NY 11105

8/25 at 1:30pm and 6:30pm – OUTDOORS AT THE PLAXALL GALLERYBuy Tickets | Map
5-25 46th Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101

Rachel Schmeling as Juliet and Dhruv Iyengar as Romeo. Photo: Montgomery Sutton.

Stickwork takes a break until August!

Regular Stickwork Ensemble Training returns in August
Signup for our mailing list to be notified when the next batch of sessions are announced!

Single Session: $35
3-Session Package: $75 (use within 6 months)
3-Month Subscription: $65


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We are a Startup Theatre Experiment rooted in the Elizabethan Tradition: we build cutting-edge theatrical experiences to provoke, inspire, & entertain, and we train Actor-Creators to tell their stories more clearly, bravely, & impulsively.


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