Tyler talks to the amazing and critically acclaimed playwright, Lenny Schwartz, about his new play Ditko coming out this October in New York City!
DAYDREAM THEATER COMPANY AND THEATRE LAB NYC
AN ORIGINAL PLAY ABOUT THE CO-CREATOR OF SPIDER-MAN AND DOCTOR STRANGE
WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY LENNY SCHWARTZ
JUST IN TIME FOR THE NEW YORK COMIC CON 2019…..The Daydream Theatre and TheatreLab NYC are proud to present DITKO, a play Written & Directed by Lenny Schwartz on October 1 & 2nd 2019 at 7:30pm Tickets: $15 in advance at Ovationtix.com and $20 at the door the location of TheatreLab is 357 WEST 36th STREET 3RD FLOOR – NEW YORK
Ditko tells the story of Steve Ditko, a comic book illustrator virtually forgotten by the masses, but celebrated by comic book fans everywhere,” reads the description. “Chronicling his rise in the comic book industry, Dtiko is instrumental in Marvel’s success by co-creating two of comics most iconic characters, Spider-Man and Doctor Strange and several of DC’s silver age icons, Hawk and Dove, Shade the Changing Man, and the Creeper. Ditko also worked for virtually every other publisher of note including Warren, Charlton, Pacific, and Eclipse, co-creating other iconic characters like Mr. A, the Question and Blue Beetle.”
The cast includes Derek Laurendeau, Geoff White, Emily Lamarre, Samantha Acampora, Nick Tvaroha, Dave Almeida, Christopher Ferreira, Mindy Britto, Jonah Coppolelli, Timothy DeLisle and Anne Wareham Bowman with a special cameo by famed inked Bob Wiacek. DITKO is written and directed by Lenny Schwartz,
The Production Manager is Lauren Arneson. Poster Design by Josh Lynch
You can purchase tickets here!
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Lenny Schwartz is a writer/director of such plays as Subject 62, Kung-Fu Babies, The Inside of His Severed Head, Ben Minus Zoe Minus Ben, The Social Avenger and Co-Creator amongst many others. He is also the screen- writer of such films as Murder University, Normal, Acci- dental Incest and the upcoming The Haunted and The Hunted, Codename: Dynastud (Scorpio FIlms Releasing) Long Night in a Dead City (Scorpio Film Releasing) and Higher Methods (IM Filmworks) and the upcoming Before the Night is Over(Reasonable Moving Picture Company 2020) as well as a few more things he cannot talk about. His next play is A Seduction of the Innocent (November 2019). Lenny is also a columnist for the website Forces of Geek and loves you all.