past performance


By Glyn Maxwell, based on the story by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, directed by Karen Lordi-Kirkham

With John Cosentino, John Lenartz, Poppy Liu, Joseph Menino, Morgan Rosse, Matt Stapleton and Elise Stone

Produced by Phoenix Theatre Ensemble


January 21 - February 14

Feb 2nd*, Feb 9th @ 8:00 PM
Feb 10th* @ 8:00 PM
Jan 21st, Feb 11th @ 8:00 PM
Jan 22nd*, Jan 29th @ 8:00 PM
Jan 23rd, Feb 6th*, Feb 13th @ 8:00 PM

Feb 3rd @ 2:00 PM
Jan 24th, Jan 31st*, Feb 14th @ 3:00 PM

*Post-performance symposium

Fyodor Dostoevsky in 1866, in serious debt, addicted to roulette and rejected by several women, spun these sad materials into THE GAMBLER, a brilliant tragicomic novella written in a feverish few weeks to stave off ruin. Olivier-nominated playwright Glyn Maxwell recreates the madness and mayhem of a world enthralled by chance, sex and money, a world without values or foundations, spinning out of control.

upcoming performances


July 10-23
Theatre Throwdown
Amelia Earhart Day Edition

July 24
You Can Dance Again: Summer Showcase

July 26
Chris Duffy's You Get A Spoon!

July 27
Seasoned: World Premiere

July 29

August 10-13
New York No Limits Film Series: Short Film Event

August 17
the Current Sessions: Volume VII: On Resistance

August 18 & 20
East Village Queer Film Festival (EVQ)

August 21-26
Cherry Picking 17: Hive Mind

August 28-29
Jane Johnson for the Stay at Home Shopper

August 31-September 2

September 5
In a Little Room

September 9 - 24

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