Village Voice Staff Writer Michael Feingold’s Play Opens in New York

Japanoir previews Friday, June 6th and Saturday, June 7th; opening Sunday, June 8th in the

A play inspired by a love for Japanese movies, Japanoir tells two intertwining and contrasting stories of love, money, suspicion and betrayal, intercut with a Western interviewer’s attempts to understand a great Japanese director’s reflections on his art. A complex and provocative play about film and the search for the essence of creativity.

Program C includes new plays by Frank Gilroy & Jose Rivera; the other bills include work by Neil LaBute and David Auburn.

The Ensemble Studio Theatre’s One-Act Marathon is annual event-this marks their 30th year. Many writers have premiered their work there including David Mamet and Tennesee Williams.

Japanoir by Michael Feingold
Series C: June 6-28
The Ensemble Studio Theatre
549 West 52nd Street
(between 10th and 11th Avenue)
2nd Floor
New York, NY

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