The Oberon Theatre Ensemble is an active player in New York’s independent theatre community. Now in our 14th season, we combine classic, contemporary, and new works in repertory. We believe in the joy of a well told story, the connection offered by a supportive community, and the magic of the theatre. More

Last Season
Oberon presented a world premiere of:


by Christopher Boal

"priceless...hilariously played" NY Times



"a quality production" "poetic staging"

At the Midtown International Festival, Oberon presented:

by Duncan Pflaster

Nominated for 11 Awards


7 Writers

7 Directors

24 Actors

24 Hours

On Sunday, January 25th at 7pm, Oberon presented 24/7: a benefit evening
of 7 short plays written, cast, and rehearsed in the previous 24
hours by these courageous actors, directors and playwrights.

At the June Havoc Theatre
312 W. 36th St


The Final Line-Up

The Football Shirt

inspired by keith hanenberg’s college sweatshirt

Written by Christopher Stetson Boal^ – Directed by Cara Loelle Reichel+

Music by Andrew Sherman

with Walter Brandes*, Diánna Martin, Ryan Tramont* and Paul Niebanck*


The Queen in the Diamond Mask

inspired by michelle broom’s mardi gras mask

Written by Steven Fechter∞ – Directed by Alexander Dinelaris Jr ^∞

with Brad Fryman*, Grace Pettijohn, Chris McFarland* and Casandera M. J. Lollar*



inspired by joanne dunbar’s rabbit

Written by Robin Rice Lichtig – Directed by Eric Parness

with Christina Russo*, Stewart Walker* and Leah Dietrich



inspired by craig manzino’s darth vader mask

Written by Nicolás Giacobone^ – Directed by Mark Karafin

with Laura Siner*, Gabe Bettio* and Christine Verleny



inspired by a cat toy

Written by Jean Passanante^ – Directed by Johnny O’Hara

with Dyanne Court*, William Tatlock Green*, William Laney* and Kate Ross*


A Breakthrough

inspired by anonymous’s journal

Written by Tommy Nohilly – Directed by Matthew Rauch

with J.J. Kandel*, Jane Cortney* and Jarel Davidow*


Down Under

inspired by kathy simonis’s australian license plate

Written by Neil Koenigsberg – Directed by Don Harvey

with Erin Darke*, Linda S. Nelson* and Nancy Georgini*


Your Host – Mac Brydon*


Stage Manager – Amy Henault


Artistic Director – Brad Fryman | Company Manager – Jenna R. Lazar

House Manager – Dee Dee Katchen | Lighting Design – Nik Robalino

Bartender-in-Chief – Earle Hugens | Cover Art – John Rivoli


*member of Actors Equity Association | ^member of The Writers Guild of America

+member of Stage Directors and Choreographers Society | ∞member of the Dramatists Guild



Oberon Theatre Ensemble and its members would like to thank:

Andrea Fassone (Enotria Wine Imports), Bar Veloce, French Louie, Vega Griffeth/The Performing Option, Hendricks Gin, Eamonns Bar & Grill, The Pony Bar, Brooklyn Diner, Lanie Zipoy, Death and Co., The Astor Room, Edrington Americas, Lansdowne Road, The Australian, FIKA, Joe Fresh, Robert A.M. Stern Architects LLP, William Grant & Sons, Melissa Carroll Wahnish, Marlene Hodgdon, Mary Ruth Baggott, The Gershuny Family and MacLaren Jewelers