Press Release: WORK IT OUT – the work and labor play

 “New collaborative play about work and labor written by 5th and 6th grade MAP playwrights” February 1, 2016 (Providence, RI) The Manton Avenue Project (MAP) will stage its next performance: WORK IT OUT: The work and labor play, March 10-13, 2016. Performances will take place at 7pm on Thursday and Friday, and 2pm on Saturday […]

Press Release: RISCA Awards ONE and MAP Grant for Paragon Mills Theatre Space

RISCA AWARDS ONE NEIGHBORHOOD BUILDERS CULTURAL FACILITIES GRANT TO DEVELOP NEW THEATRE SPACE FOR MAP AND OTHERS IN OLNEYVILLE January 11, 2016 (Providence, RI) The Manton Avenue Project (MAP) is thrilled to announce that their partners at ONE Neighborhood Builders are recipients of a competitive RISCA Cultural Facilities Grant to transform unused space at the […]

Press Release: The Narragansett Bay Plays!

For Immediate Release: November 8th, 2015 “New plays by kids, performed by adults, about Narragansett Bay!” (Providence, RI) The Manton Avenue Project (MAP) will stage its next performance: “INTO THE DEEP: The Narragansett Bay Plays!” December 3-6, 2015. Performances will take place at 7pm on Thursday and Friday, and 2pm on Saturday and Sunday, in […]

Press Release from our Summer “Sports Plays”

Youth Playwrights Tackle Teamwork in the “Sports Plays” (Providence, RI) The Manton Avenue Project (MAP) is proud to announce our next play festival of original works by nine young Olneyville playwrights aged 9-16. “Go Team: the sports plays” will be presented at AS220’s 95 Empire theatre from July 30th – August 2nd, 7pm on Thursday […]

Press release for upcoming MAP gala – June 2nd

Press release for upcoming gala: On the MAP – our 10th anniversary and gala! “MAP celebrates 10 years with a fun-filled fete” (Providence, RI) The Manton Avenue Project (MAP) announces its annual gala and fundraiser, which will be a celebration of the organization’s tenth year serving young people in Olneyville through playwriting and performance. “On the […]

Press Release for Be My Ally: the upstander play

Press release for Be My Ally: the upstander play “MAP presents new plays by kids about allies and upstanders” (Providence, RI) The Manton Avenue Project (MAP) will stage its next performance, “BE MY ALLY: the upstander play” February 14-16th 2014. Performances will take place at 7pm on Friday, and 3pm on Saturday and Sunday, in the […]

WHAT’S GROWING? THE FOOD AND GARDEN PLAYS – Press Release

“New plays by kids about urban gardening and local food performed by local adult talents in the next MAP production — What’s Growing?” (Providence, RI) The Manton Avenue Project (MAP) will stage its next performance, “WHAT’S GROWING? THE FOOD AND GARDEN PLAYS,” November 8-10th. Performances will be at 7pm on Friday and Saturday, and Sunday […]

Press Release: The Woonasquatucket River Plays!

“In the Woony River Plays, youth playwrights delve into depths of local waterway!”  (Providence, RI) The Manton Avenue Project will stage its next performance, “A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT: THE WOONASQUATUCKET RIVER PLAYS”, Thursday and Friday, August 1st and 2nd at 95 Empire’s Blackbox theatre at 7pm, and Saturday and Sunday, August 3rd and 4th […]

MAP TO THE FUTURE Press release

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release: April 1, 2013 For information contact: Meg Sullivan, Artistic Director (401) 331-7007 “In MAP TO THE FUTURE: Kid playwrights tackle time travel!” (Providence, RI) The Manton Avenue Project will stage its next performance, “MAP TO THE FUTURE: the time travel plays” during the weekend of April 20 at The Media […]

PRESS RELEASE FOR BE MAP’S VALENTINE

  Press release for our upcoming BE MAP’s VALENTINE show! “In BE MAP’S VALENTINE, kid playwrights tackle love, compassion, and sonnets” (January 20, 2013, Providence, RI) The Manton Avenue Project will stage its next performance, “BE MAP’S VALENTINE” during the weekend of February 15th at The Media and Arts Center at Met Public, 325 Public […]