HOME(COMING): FAREWELL TO SARGENT DRIVE
Oct 14, 2022
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
FAREWELL TO SARGENT DRIVE
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14 6-8 PM
A fond farewell to our beloved home.
Come launch Long Wharf Theatre’s thrilling next chapter! Say FAREWELL to our space at 222 Sargent Drive on Friday, 10/14 .
- 6:00 – 7:00 PM Open House Tours
- 7:00 – 8:00 PM Sargent Drive Farewell + Toast
Be sure to join us for a BLOCK PARTY on Audubon Street on Saturday, 10/15 from 2 – 7 PM
Let Us Know You’re Coming!
(RSVPs not required, but a head count helps us accommodate everyone!)
Jenny Koonsshe/her Creator/Curator
Jenny Koons (she/her) is a director and organizer. Projects: Oedipus (Deaf West Theatre), Head Over Heels (Pasadena Playhouse), Hurricane Diane (Huntington Theatre), Now Becomes Then (Actors Theatre of Louisville), Men on Boats (Baltimore Center Stage), Speechless (New Blue Man Group North American Tour), The Tempest (The Juilliard School), Between Us: The Deck of Cards (Denver Center for the Performing Arts), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (The Public Theater Mobile Unit), Burn All Night (American Repertory Theatre), Theatre for One: In This Moment (Pershing Square Signature Center), Gimme Shelter (Why Not Theatre, Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games commission), Theatre for One: I’m Not the Stranger You Think I Am (Arts Brookfield), A Sucker Emcee (National Black Theatre, LAByrinth Theater Company, SPKRBOX Festival, Norway), Queen of the Night (Diamond Horseshoe Nightclub, Drama Desk Award), The Odyssey Project 2012 (site-specific NYC). Jenny was a 2021 Vision Resident at Ars Nova and has developed new work at Steppenwolf, Roundabout, and New Black Fest, among others. She was the 2017 curator of New York City Center’s Encores! Off-Center Lobby Project, co-curator of the 2016 Toronto ThisGen Conference, and co-founder of Artists 4 Change NYC (National Black Theatre). She has been a facilitator and educator in creating anti-racist spaces and engaging in conversations around race and equity for over a decade, in both non-profit and artistic spaces. Jenny is a Lilly Award recipient and proud member of the SDC.