The Dramatic Question Theatre: 2011-12 Season

The DQT was in-residence at the legendary Huron Club at Soho Playhouse. Our productions were:

THE MALTINSKY CYCLE: play one

The story of young Solomon Maltinsky. In Latvia 1881, living under the relative benevolence of Czar Alexander II, Solomon is arrested in a round-up of presumed suspects after the Czar is assassinated. In the course of twenty-four hours, the tight-knit Maltinsky family, as well as friends, both Christian and Jew, risk life and reputation for Solomon so he can escape to America.

  • Written by Maria Elena Torres
  • Directed by Aimee Todoroff
  • June 14th-17th, 2012

Performed by Bill Bria, Ellen David*, Adam Delia, Paul Eiseman,Tim Intravia*, Adam Lebowitz, Peter Reznikoff*, and Melissa Sussman.*

 

BILL (A Rake's Tail)

The fascinating story of a talented and charming NY musician who sidesteps possible prominence in the world of bebop jazz to turn to the bright lights of Broadway.

  • Written by Fred Crecca
  • Directed by Rick Mowat
  • March 4th-6th and 11th-13th, 2012

Performed by Clyde Baldo, Amy Blackman*, Tim Douglas, and Amy Russ*.

 

WHAT WE DID THIS SUMMER

As part of a fundraiser, the DQT presented excerpts from plays that participated in our six-month-long Playwrights / Directors Lab at the Theatre for the New City.

  • October 6th, 2011
 

RIGHT ON TARGET

A politically charged bipartisan, biracial comedy about a conservative African-American — who claims he was fired from PBS for his politics — and his liberal Jewish wife.

  • Written by Gary Morgenstein
  • Directed by Noemi de la Puente
  • August, 2012 at NY Fringe Festival

Performed by Noemi de la Puente, Robert McKay, Maggie Wagner, Simcha Borenstein, Jane Dashow, and Janet S. Kim.