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Mashuq Mushtaq Deen stars in Draw the Circle (photo by HuthPhoto)

Mashuq Mushtaq Deen’s Draw the Circle Is Truly a Tour de Force at PlayMakers Rep

Although the story of PlayMakers Repertory Company world premiere of Draw the Circle is unique to the family in which it occurs, it is universal in its observation of love within the family structure. That does not mean it is an easy story. Author Mashuq Mushtaq Deen has chosen to have no character for his… Read More ›

Mashuq Mushtaq Deen stars in PRC's world premiere of Draw the Circle (photo by HuthPhoto)

Mashuq Mushtaq Deen’s Solo, Draw the Circle, Chronicles His Female-to-Male Transition

PlayMakers Repertory Company will kick off its 2016-17 season on Aug. 24-28 with the world premiere of Draw the Circle, an autobiographical one-man show about his female-to-male transition written and performed by Mashuq Mushtaq Deen and directed by Chay Yew. There will be a freewheeling talkback with the artists and selected subject-matter experts, following each… Read More ›

“Spring Training” Is an Experiment in Full-Body Art

Coming-of-age stories or the “bildungsroman” are known for being brutally honest and intense. PlayMakers Repertory Company’s second stage series production of Spring Training is as honest and intense as a fan of the genre might expect, but it is not without its flaws. The show features four artists presenting song and movement, interspersed with telling… Read More ›

PlayMakers Repertory Company and Carolina Performing Arts will present the world premiere of "Spring Training," written and performed by Universes of New York City, on April 24-28 in the Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre in UNC-Chapel Hill's Center for Dramatic Art

Universes Premieres “Spring Training” on April 24-28 at PlayMakers Repertory Company

PlayMakers Repertory Company and Carolina Performing Arts will present the world premiere of Spring Training, written and performed by Universes of New York City, under the direction of Chay Yew, on April 24-28 in the Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Center for Dramatic Art as part of… Read More ›