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Daniel Kelley

Director Daniel Kelley is a long-time veteran of Theater for the New City. Previously, he worked at La Mama, PS 122, Target Margin Theater, Playwright’s Horizon, and studied acting at Carnegie-Mellon University. He spent five seasons with the Paper Bag Players and is a founding member of the Wise Guise.

In Conversation

Life as a Cabaret

Walter Corwin has been hanging out and having his plays performed at Theater for the New City going on 40 years. A protégé of Ed Bullins in the ’60s at the Public Theater and a veteran of the Actor’s Studio and The Herbert Berghof Studio, he’s never been afraid of weaving politics into his writing. The last decade of his practice has been an investigation of short form theater seemingly tailored to life in New York.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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