Co-Conceived and created by Anne Hamburgerwith John Clinton Eisner and Irina KruzhilinaPresented by Arts Brookfield for Brookfield Place New York A dozen playwrightsA dozen roomsA Dozen Dreams May 13 – 30, 2021 Schedule:Wednesday – Saturday entrances from 2:00 – 7:20 PMSunday entrances from 12:00 – 4:20 PM Runtime: 50 minutesAt Brookfield Place (230 Vesey Street) …

Downtown Live

The Downtown Alliance in association with En Garde Arts + The Tank presentDOWNTOWN LIVE Weekend Days:May 15 & 16, 22 & 23, 202112:30pm – 8pm About the Festival: Live performances are back! Downtown Live will bring 36 in-person performances to Lower Manhattan on May 15-16 and 22-23. The performances will be staged at unexpected locations …

In Development

Activating Stoops Uncommon Voices: Unexpected Places This past October, David Greenspan and music director Jamie Lawrence performed songs from the songbook era on the stoop of a brownstone in Brooklyn for socially-distanced audiences gathered in the street below. Stefan Grybauskas from the NYC Street Activity Permits Office called this “a trailblazer for pop up cultural events …

Uncommon Voices: Unexpected Places

En Garde’s Uncommon Voices gave artists a platform to develop new projects in front of an audience in a 65 seat cafe. We were thrilled to give support to some of New York City’s most exciting creative voices. With the advent of COVID-19, it is impossible to bring audiences back to this intimate indoor space …

Uncommon Voices on ALL ARTS

This new series from ALL ARTS, co-produced by En Garde Arts Artistic Director Anne Hamburger and four-time Emmy winning television producer Jesse Green, highlights new theatrical work by artists using their craft to explore the most important issues we are facing today, from climate change to immigration, homelessness to identity politics. Interviews with playwrights, directors …

Gala 2019 – Lifting Up

En Garde Arts 2019 GALALifting Up:Celebrating 5 years of uncommon voices Honoring Amy Brenneman & Maria Hinojosaon Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Drinks & Hors d’oeuvres @ 6:00pmDinner & Show @ 7:15pm Featuring a special performance by MacArthur Fellow and Pulitzer Prize finalist Taylor Macan excerpt from Amy Brenneman’s Thresholda sneak peak from Fandango for Butterflies …