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Vincent Marano on Indie Theater Now

Vincent Marano

Vincent Marano (Playwright/Director) has been a fixture in the New York Theatre community for over twenty-five years, most notably producing, directing and writing plays for the manahttan theatresource and the New York International Fringe Festival since 2002.  Vincent directed the award-winning productions of Tim Nolan’s The Way Out (FringeNYC, 2002), Acts of Contrition (FringeNYC, 2003), and his own Confirmation (FringeNYC 2009).  His translation of Macchivelli’s The Mandrake (manhattan theatresource, 2007) was well reviewed by the New York Times. He directed his critically acclaimed plays A Collapse (FringeNYC, 2006) and note to self (manhattan theatresource, 2007), while his play La Vigilia (FringeNYC, 2008) moved to Manhattan Theatre Source in September 2008 for an extended run. Since 2009, Vincent has been an active member of The Writers’ Forum and his short plays The Degas Incident, Buddy Boys and My Baby have been hits of the Ingenius Play Festival.  In 2010, Vincent won the BRIO (Bronx Recognizes Its Own) Award for Playwriting. A Bronx boy, he was a resident director at Belmont Italian American Playhouse; producing or directing a dozen plays, including early works by Julia Jordan, and a series of Italian language productions of Pirandello, Dario Fo and Eduardo De Fillipo.  He has been nominated two years in row for NYIT Award for Best Short Script (My Baby/2011 and Artistic License/2012) He produced a critically acclaimed festival of his own one-act plays: What I Meant Was… at the Manhattan Theatre Source in September 2011. He’s currently working on his “Italian-American Iceman Cometh” and has adapted several of his short works for film. His Lights Narrow was a hit of the 2013 FringeNYC and is remounting a new version of Confirmation with the Variations Theater Group in the late fall.

Contact Info: vincentmarano1@gmail.com

Plays by Vincent Marano on Indie Theater Now

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  • A+Collapse A COLLAPSE
    By Vincent Marano
    An Adult satire on the nature of celebrity in the age of disasters.
  • La+Vigilia LA VIGILIA
    By Vincent Marano
    When a rich woman invites a mysterious stranger to her Christmas Feast (La Vigilia), will he turn out to be her long-lost husband, an impostor or something much, much more.
  • Lights+Narrow LIGHTS NARROW
    By Vincent Marano
    Is hell a heaven of our own making or is the end a wish we can't control? Two strangers meet in a place both familiar and foreign to sort out their collective fates. Will death be the only winner?

Latest News About Vincent Marano

New play published: Lights Narrow
Is hell a heaven of our own making or is the end a wish we can't control? Two strangers meet in a place both familiar and foreign to sort out their collective fates. Will death be the only winner? By: Vincent Marano
posted by Indie Theater Now Sep 8, 2013

Vincent Marano now on ITN
Learn more about Vincent and watch for LIGHTS NARROW coming soon to ITN.
posted by Indie Theater Now Sep 3, 2013

Martin Denton reviews Lights Narrow
If you are seeking a theatrical work that probes some of the most fundamental and profound questions that plague humankind, then Vincent Marano's offering in FringeNYC 2013, Lights Narrow, is...
posted by Indie Theater Now Aug 12, 2013

New ITN podcast: FringeNYC 2013 Preview
A roundtable featuring five Indie Theater Now playwrights who will have new plays in FringeNYC 2013. Meet Lauren Ferebee (SOMEEWHERE SAFER), Dan Fingerman (STRANDED ON MOTOR PARKWAY), Vincent Marano (LIGHTS NARROW), Temar Underwood (BREAKING KAYFABE), Jonathan Wallace (AUTUMN IN ANDROMEDA)as they discuss their play, why FringeNYC, and their casts and collaborators. (22:36)
posted by Indie Theater Now Aug 7, 2013

Vincent Marano On the Air

FringeNYC 2013 Preview: A Roundtable with five playwrights who are published on Indie Theater Now and will have new plays produced in this year's festival. Meet Lauren Ferebee (SOMEEWHERE SAFER), Dan Fingerman (STRANDED ON MOTOR PARKWAY), Vincent Marano (LIGHTS NARROW), Temar Underwood (BREAKING KAYFABE), Jonathan Wallace (AUTUMN IN ANDROMEDA)as they discuss their play, why FringeNYC, and their casts and collaborators.

More About Vincent Marano

COMING SOON:
Confirmation