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Come out on Friday, January 4th, to the Peoples Improv Theater to see our newest edition of BLACKBOX PLAYLIST! 

We picked 2018 GRAMMY NOMINATED songs and handed those songs off to 8 playwrights. They are writing short plays based on those songs which will be performed by 16 actors who will NOT meet beforehand. The first time they meet their scene partner will be onstage in front of the audience - right before the lights go down and their play begins! 

Peoples Improv Theater UNDERGROUND
123 E 24th St, New York, NY 10010


  • THE JOKE — Brandi Carlile

  • BOO'D UP — Ella Mai

  • SHALLOW — Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper

  • THE MIDDLE — Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey

  • IN MY BLOOD — Shawn Mendes

  • GOD'S PLAN — Drake

  • THIS IS AMERICA — Childish Gambino

  • ALL THE STARS — Kendrick Lamar & SZA

WRITERS: Ryan Coutu, Griffin Horn, Rachel Abraham, Peter Sherer, Madalyn Baldanzi, Harry Wood Brad Einstein, Libby Heily

FEATURING: Sabrina Bierer, Dani Grace, Amanda Poryes, Maritza Montañez, Joey Price, Michael Maghiar, Matt Davidson, Donald Chang, Sean O'Reilly, Janet Huey, Jake Cornell, Stefan Schuette, Curran Connor, Hayley Adkisson, Jessica Henderson, Jessica Davison