Bob Jude Ferrante
BOB JUDE FERRANTE is a playwright/producer. Most recently, Bob’s play A NEW THEORY OF VISION was critically acclaimed by BackStage, who named it a ‘pick,’ and by the Village Voice, who called it ‘Stoppardian.’ Previously, Bob completed THE NEW LIFE as a commission for Praxis Theatre Project NY. TWINGES played NYC to critical kudos from BackStage & OOBR and was a Finalist for Actor’s Theatre of Louisville’s Heideman award. Tragedy, a Comedy recently played at Show World. subCity premiered as part of NY Play Development’s 4Play 2000 Festival. Hemlock, a Greek Diner Tragedy premiered Dallas Texas to critical raves from the Dallas Observer. Regularly anthologized in Smith and Kraus’ Best Stage Scenes and Best Monologues series. Short plays Men’s and Scene Analysis for Fun & Profit been much produced in theatre festivals in NYC, Boston, Nyack NY, Ann Arbor MI, New Jersey, & Ontario Canada. Member of the Dramatists Guild, Inc. As Managing Director of Sanctuary: Playwrights Theatre, Bob has produced over 20 projects and 50 new play readings in NYC, including the critically acclaimed FOOD FOR FISH by Adam Szymkowicz, called ‘weirdly fabulous, see it!’ by the NY Times and lauded by The New Yorker, NYTheatre.com, Backstage, and many others; SIX NIGHTS: WRITTEN ON THE CITY, a series of site-specific plays commissioned from writers such as Lisa D’Armour, Kia Corthron, Sheila Callaghan and Jason Grote, also garnered raves from the press and blogosphere,
See his work at: http://bobjudeferrante.com.