The 2017 24 Hour Plays

  • Monday, October 30th, 2017 at the American Airlines Theatre in New York City.


Musical Performance by Shaina Taub

written by Leslye Headland
directed by Carolyn Cantor
assistant directed by Jake Beckard
assistant stage managed by Lilly Perlmutter
Brett Gelman, Michelle Gomez, Justice Smith, and Tavi Gavinson

Freak Encounters
written by Chisa Hutchinson
directed by Warren Leight
assistant directed by Sophia Cohen Smith
assistant stage managed by Rachel Winfield
Jennifer Esposito, Yul Vázquez, Amy Hargreaves, Genevieve Angelson, Shaina Taub, and Lois Smith

Happy Like a Dame
written by David Lindsay-Abaire
directed by Kate Whoriskey
assistant directed by Elena Levenson
assistant stage managed by Patrick Surillo
Rachel Dratch, Josh Charles, and Nina Hellman

Martyna Majok, Stephen Belber, Lynn Nottage, Chisa Hutchinson, Sarah Ruhl, Christopher Durang, and Paula Vogel presented Marsha Norman with the Artist Advocacy Award

Feeling Words

written by Molly Smith Metzler
directed by Jessica Stone
assistant directed by Kate Heaney
assistant stage managed by Andrea Berkey
Miriam Shor, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, John Doman, Orlando Pabotoy, and Lola Kirke

The Ledge
written by Martyna Majok
directed by May Adrales
assistant directed by Gineiris Garcia
assistant stage managed by Rebecca McBee
Michael Shannon, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Jonathan Marc Sherman, and Jackie Cruz


Zumba Del Culo
written by Fernanda Coppel
directed by Shelley Butler
assistant directed by Ale Mesa
assistant stage managed by Veronica Aglow
Joel Marsha Garland, Russell G. Jones, Lela Loren, Mia Katigbak, and Raúl Castillo

Photography by Howard Sherman, @HESherman