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CreateTheater Joins TRU to Produce Readings and Workshops

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces the 23rd annual series of new plays, now virtual, by TRU writers produced by TRU producers, as part of TRU Voices New Plays Virtual Reading Series on Sundays, February 12 & 19, 2023 at 3pm. The series executive producers are TRU executive director Bob Ost; TRU literary manager and founder of CreateTheater, Cate Cammarata; and technical producer Iben Cenholt. Each play will be followed by TRU’s renowned “Dollars and Sense” talkback focusing on the future development of the play read, and featuring professional producers, artistic directors and general managers. Tickets are on sale beginning Monday, January 2, 2023.
“Both of our selected plays this year highlight the feminine BIPOC experience of American life in the 21st century, one in an academic setting, one in a Queens laundromat,” said Cammarata. “Written by men, and matched with strong female directors, they were highly resonant with our selection committee and demonstrate theater’s diversity and inclusiveness in storytelling.

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Article by Jen Bush

Cate Cammarata is the Executive Producer for Retraction.  She wears many hats in the theater world as an Off-Broadway producer, director, and dramaturg.  She likes to breathe life into new material and see it through to the end on its’ journey.  “My passion is developing new plays and musicals and then putting them on stage.” Read the full article here.

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Catherine Cammarata, Department of Theatre Arts