Our Upcoming Projects

Off the Page We are presenting a play reading series, Off the Page, directed by Joan Kane at Torn Page, the Rip Torn/Geraldine Page family home 435 West 22 St, NYC. For reservations, text name and number of seats to (646) 246-4131. All readings begin at 8:00 pm. Please do not arrive before 7:30 pm. […]

Touch Me

Ego Actus presented Touch Me by Alina Rios, directed by Joan Kane. The show opened March 23 at TADA! In Nylon Fusion’s This Round’s on Us and May 26, 2018 at Theater for the New City in the Lower East Side Festival. Description Who does a recent mother’s body belong to? Her husband? The baby’s? […]

Sycorax, Cyber Queen of Qamara

Ego Actus presented an Equity Showcase Code production of Sycorax, Cyber Queen of Qamara by Fengar Gael, directed by Joan Kane. The show opened November 1, 2018 at HERE Arts Center. Description The witch Sycorax, a character referred to, but never seen, in Shakespeare’s The Tempest, has waited 500 years for the right medium to […]

Give ’em Hell, Harry!

Ego Actus presented an Equity Showcase Code production of Give ’em Hell, Harry! by Samuel Gallu, directed by Joan Kane. The show opened October 18, 2018 at Episcopal Actors Guild. Description J. Dolan Byrnes* brings the fearless Harry S Truman back to life in an intimate portrayal. Imagine, an honest American President! In contrast to […]

The Living Newspaper: Women’s Edition

Ego Actus presented The Living Newspaper: Women’s Edition, directed by Joan Kane. The show opened September 8, 2018 at 6A Nolan Lane, Governors Island, curated by Rising Sun Performance Company. Description The Living Newspaper Women’s Edition brought to life news articles pertaining to intersectional topics related to women published in newspapers, magazines and online outlets. […]

Adele’s Way

Ego Actus presented a Theatre Resources Unlimited reading of Adele’s Way by Dennis Porter, directed by Joan Kane at the Soho Playhouse. There was also an Equity Showcase Code production. The reading was on June 18, 2018. The show opened in the Broadway Bound Festival August 21, 2018 at Theater at the 14th St Y. […]

New York Madness

Ego Actus and New York Madness presented an Equity Showcase Code production of eight short plays with the theme Who Holds the Leash? The show opened May 27, 2018 at The Kraine Theater. Description Anything can happen in a Madness. An evening of short plays on a topic announced to the playwright director teams only […]

The Politics of Gender

Ego Actus and Theater for the New City presented The Politics of Gender, two plays by Mario Fratti, directed by Joan Kane and Janet Bentley. The show opened April 26, 2018 at Theater for the New City. Description The Politics of Gender is an evening of two short plays by Mario Fratti. Jennifer and Cassie […]

Time Stands Still

Ego Actus and Lungtree Productions presented an Equity Showcase Code production of Time Stands Still by Donald Margulies, directed by Joan Kane. The show opened March 8, 2018 at Theater for the New City. Description Time Stands Still is set in Brooklyn and revolves around Sarah, a photo journalist who has returned from covering a war […]

One Woman

Ego Actus presented One Woman by Cecilia Copeland, directed by Joan Kane. The show opened November 5, 2018 at Theatre Row in the United Solo Festival. Description One Woman is an unapologetic look at one woman’s relationships with shoes, lipstick, other women and her journey toward self-confidence. Cast The cast featured Pooya Mohseni*. Crew The crew […]