Staged Reading: New Amsterdames


Invite You to a Staged Reading of

New Amsterdames
by Ellen K. Anderson
Directed by Heather Ondersma and Michaela Goldhaber

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, March 8, 9, & 10, 2007

7:30 PM ** Admission Free ** Light Refreshments will
be Served

The Parlor, Trinity Church Offices, Second Floor
74 Trinity Place, between Rector and Thames Streets
Behind Trinity Church at Wall Street
Take the 2, 3, 4, 5 to Wall Street or the 1, W, R to
Rector Street

Seating is limited. To reserve a seat, email

New Amsterdames is a comic caper of a play that imagines real historical figures from the Dutch colony of New Amsterdam, including entrepreneurs Anna Joralemon and Margaret Hardenbroeck, in a race against Peter Stuyvesant and an army of beavers to find the
lost deed to the island of Manhattan.

The cast of New Amsterdames includes Arlene Chico-Lugo, Gwen Eyster, Michaela Goldhaber, Janine Kyanko*, Tina Lee*, Kevin Lyons, Clea Rivera*, and Christopher T. VanDijk*. Artistic collaborators include Scott Boyd, Alisha Engle, Jill Harrison, Judi Lewis Ockler, Mark Spain, and Phebe Taylor*.

*Member of Actors’ Equity Association

This program is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts, administered by the Queens Council on the Arts. Additional support has been provided by The Nancy Quinn Fund, a project of A.R.T./New York. This program has been made possible in part through the sponsorship of The Field.

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