Meet the Playwright of In The Time of the Butterflies — Caridad Svich

Caridad Svich Playwright/text-builder, theatre-maker, translator, lyricist, editor, educator Caridad Svich received a 2012 OBIE Award for Lifetime Achievement in the theatre, a 2012 Edgerton Foundation New Play Award and NNPN rolling world premiere for Guapa, and the 2011 American Theatre Critics Association Primus Prize for her play The House of the Spirits, based Isabel Allende’s [...]

By | March 14th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments


Performance Dates: June 1 - June 17, 2018 (Preview May 31; performances Friday to Sunday with 2 shows on Saturday Audition Dates: Monday, March 19, 2018 6-10pm at Stageworks Theatre. The audition will consist of readings from the script. Rehearsals Dates:   May 12-May 30 Character Descriptions: The roles of Elvira and Madame Arcati have been [...]

By | February 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Great Deals for Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday

Discount Code: SWCYBER ($5.00 off per ticket) Discover you purpose with this laugh out loud, triple Tony winning musical set way, way, WAY down in the East Village. Part flesh, part felt and packed with heart. Great Offers on Season Flex Passes Discount code:  TISTHESEASON ($25.00 off on Season Flex Passes) Discount Codes: 3PM- Matinee [...]

By | November 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What’s on stage this week: ‘The Year of Magical Thinking,’

STAGEWORKS: MINING GRIEF FOR HEALING The Year of Magical Thinking, Joan Didion’s no-frills memoir of loss and recovery, opens at Stageworks Theatre this weekend. The essayist and screenwriter adapted the one-woman stage play herself. Didion wrote the piece while mourning the loss of her husband, fellow novelist and screenwriter John Gregory Dunne, and a daughter, [...]

By | November 6th, 2017|Blog, Press, Shows, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Review: A ‘Joan Didion’ Portrait, From an Intimate Source

Joan Didion and her husband, John Gregory Dunne, with their daughter, Quintana Roo. Ms. Didion is the subject of a new documentary by her nephew Griffin Dunne. CreditJohn Bryson/Netflix Joan Didion’s meticulously calibrated prose has the effect of placing her at a particular remove from the reader. The persona she creates on the page is [...]

By | November 6th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Can Theatre Change the World?

From howlround.com: Anne Kauffman, director: “This is my theory. I don’t think theatre can change the world. I think theatre is a necessary part of our culture’s ecosystem. It’s not about necessarily changing the world. It’s about a very, very important part of our culture. If you take that away, then the culture fails. So [...]

By | May 6th, 2016|Blog, History, Uncategorized|0 Comments


Stageworks is led by Producing Artistic Director Karla Hartley, a 16-member Board, six part-time staff and over 300 volunteers. We serve approximately 20,000 audience members annually.

By | April 10th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

National & International Tours

A Conversation with Georgia O’Keefe toured Edinburgh Theatre Festival Fringe 1991, Hong Kong Theatre Festival 1992 and seven states. The Shaman’s Dream was performed at the Edinburgh Theatre Festival 1992 and toured four states. Zora Neale Hurston toured Florida 1995-1996, Molly Sweeney in 1997-1998, A Conversation with Georgia O’Keefe in 1999, Roarin’ Judy in 2000-2001 [...]

By | April 9th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments