Dates Project Place  
Dec 2011 - Jan 2012 THREE GRACES, etc. Centraltrak Artist Residency at University of Texas/Dallas in Deep Ellum (Dallas)
Sept 12, 16, 2011 CAFE ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE Sept 12 at Martyrs and Sept 16 for the World Music Festival at Navy Pier Landshark Beer Garden (Chicago)
July 20-23, 2011
THREE GRACES world premiere featuring CAFE ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
July 20-23 THREE GRACES Greek/Ottoman opera featuring the CAFE ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE at Ice Factory Festival/Ohio Theater/3LD (NYC) produced by Immigrants' Theater Project;
Apr 22, 2011
DEADLY SHE-WOLF ASSASSIN AT ARMAGEDDON cd / manga / book release Apr 22 samurai opera written by Ruth Margraff with composer Fred Ho Now available in bookstores and online from Innova Records / Autonomedia; Brecht Forumspecial publication performance featuring Yumi Kurosawa(20-string bass koto) Jennifer Kidwell(vocals) Yuen Jung Kim (Korean pansori-shamanic opera singer) Ali'i IIima o Nuioka & Vicky Holt Takamine -a kanaka maoli native Hamaiian music and dance ensemble. (NYC)
Apr 1-2, Mar 31, 2011 etc.
SEVEN 2011 touring

Mar 31, Apr 1-2 SEVEN at Silk Road Theater and Gene Siskel Film Center (Chicago); SEVEN is currently touring to Vänersborg, Ulricehamn, Stockholm, Kinda, Gothenburg (SWEDEN), Durham, Leeds (UK), Helsinki (FINLAND), Ankara (TURKEY), etc.

May 14, Apr 9-10, 25, Feb 9
CAFE ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE 2011 Winter/Spring touring
May 14 CAFE ANTARSIA duets at Uncommon Ground at Devon (Chicago) ; Apr 25 "Lay With the Lions" from WELLSPRING performed by Ruth Margraff & Nikos Brisco at Chicago Dramatists Cabaret /Davenports' Piano Bar (Chicago); Apr 10 playing a few Django tunes with Lito Manlucu at Lincoln Park Cafe (Chicago); Mar 31-Apr 30 "Quoth the Mountain" for National Pasttime Theatre (Chicago); Apr 9 CAFE ANTARSIA duets at Archer Ballroom (Chicago); Feb 9 CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE at The Chopin Theatre (Chicago);
Mar 14, 2011 skype/video performance of Nassim Soleimanpour’s WHITE RABBIT, RED RABBIT Brick Theater Iranian Theater Festival (NYC)
Mar 6, 2011 No Passport Press No Passport Press panel/book pre-launch of 3 PLAYS BY RUTH MARGRAFF forthcoming Summer 2011
Feb 24-26, Jan 7-8, 2011
FEVER IN THE FUNKHOUSE Feb 24-26 Continental Club (Houston), Club Dada (Dallas), Lambert’s Café  (Austin, TX); Jan 7-8 FEVER IN THE FUNKHOUSE live on KDFW Channel 4 Fox TV Dallas and Club Dada (Dallas)
Jan 8-9, Jan 30, July 30-31, Sept. 3, Nov 8-12, 2010
CAFE ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE 2010 touring
Jan 8-9 Salvage Vanguard Theater (Austin), Jan 30 Rhinofest at Prop Thtr (Chicago), July 30 CAFE ANTARSIA at Fat Baby Lounge (NYC), July 31 Zebulon Cafe (NYC), Sept 3 the Kessler Theater (Dallas), Nov 8-12 Azerbaijan National Theater/International Mugham Centre for the 1st Baku International Theater Conference (Baku, Azerbaijan)

Jan 15, 16, Mar 13, April 10, 24, Jun 5, Aug 26, 28, Sept 18, Oct 2, 8, 2010

FEVER IN THE FUNKHOUSE 2010 touring
Jan 15 Aardvark (Ft. Worth),  Jan 16 FEVER with Soulhat's Kevin McKinney at Stubbs (Austin), Mar 13, Apr 10 Dallas Observer showcase at the Granada Theater (Dallas), Apr 24 Antones' Home of the Blues (Austin) and Jun 5 Jack's Backyard (Dallas), Aug 26 Stubbs BBQ (Austin), Aug 28 All Good Cafe (Dallas), Sept 18 La Grange Lounge (Dallas), Oct 2 Lola's(Ft. Worth), Oct 8 the Kessler Theater (Dallas)
Mar 12, 2010
    SEVEN introduced by Hillary Clinton, directed by Julie Taymor featuring Meryl Streep, etc at Tina Brown's Daily Beast summit Women in the World [NYC]
Millenium Broadway Hudson Theater featuring actress Meryl Streep, Shohreh Aghdashloo (House of Sand and Fog), Julyana Soelistyo (Golden Child), Lauren Vélez (Dexter), and Archie Panjabi (The Good Wife)

Mar 6, 2010

    HARLEQUIN workshop dir. Lisa Portes
    Chicago Dramatists dir. Lisa Portes (Chicago)
Jan 8-9, 2010
    OVER THE GARDEN WALL, a parlour play
    Salvage Vanguard Theater (Austin, TX)

    Nov 27, 2009 & Dec 26 , 2009

    FEVER IN THE FUNKHOUSE
    Trees and the Barleyhouse (Dallas, TX)
    Sept 25-26, 2009
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE

    Zebulon Café Concert (Brooklyn)
    and Gypsy Festival at Dano's Heuriger on Seneca (Lodi Finger Lakes wine country, NY)

    July 18, 23, 2009
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE in Egypt

    Bibliotheca Alexandrina International Summer Festival  (Alexandria, EGYPT)
    and Cairo Jazz Club (Cairo, EGYPT)

    June 17-22, 2009
    ALL THOSE VIOLENT SWEATERS published by Playscripts, Inc.

    produced by Drop N Go Productions at the Access Theater (New York City)

    May 8-9, 2009
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE

    House of Hamez and Rochester Radio 4 WXXI2 on WRUR 88.5 Open Tunings with Scott Regan live broadcast (Rochester)
    and Zebulon Café Concert (Brooklyn)

    Apr 24-25, 2009
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE

    Chicago Cultural Institute/Music Without Borders and Viaduct Theater with Djuliano Milosavljevic's aka Juliano Milo Balkan Romalen Ensemble "Gypsy Legend"  (Chicago) featured by the Chicago Tribune

    Apr 9, 2009
    HARLEQUIN

    reading at the New Group Theater dir. Lisa Peterson (theater row, New York City)

    Mar - Sept, 2009
    SEVEN written by 7 female playwrights and 7 female world leaders touring

    March 16 Harvard Business School (Cambridge); March 26 Skirball Theater, NYU Center for Global Affairs introduced by Diane von Furstenberg, designer (NYC);  June 1 Royal Aeronautical Society in London (UK); June 29 Aspen Ideas Festival (Aspen Colorado); September 13 Los Angeles premiere with panel moderated by Tina Brown from The New Yorker/Daily Beast; and 23 venue tour in Sweden in Swedish translation; Published by Dramatists Play Service

    Mar 2, 2009
    WELLSPRING, a gypsy opera set in 1999 Sarajevo

    New York Coalition of Professional Women in the Arts & Media honoring Ruth Margraff & Elyse Singer for WELLSPRING (NYC)

    Feb 21, 2009
    THREE GRACES soliloquies
    Rhinofest at Viaduct Theater (Chicago)
    Dec 4, 2008
    HARLEQUIN

    Victory Gardens Theater reading dir. Loy Arcenas (Chicago)

    Oct 31, 2008
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
    Brooklyn Academy of Music’s BAM Café with Luminescent Orchestrii
    June 12-14, 2008
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE NYC and upstate NY tour
    Drom Cafe with the New York Gypsy Allstars
    (NYC), House of Hamez with Rochester Radio 4
    WXXI "Open Tunings"
    feature (Rochester, NY), Crossing Borders Live
    WVBR 93.5 FM
    (Ithaca, NY)
    May 28 and 30, 2008
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE  in Prague (CZECH REPUBLIC)
    Rock Café Praha with Ahmed Ma Hlad, Rock Café and Klub v Jeleni at the borders of Prague Castle
    June 1-8, 2008
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENESEMBLE Romanian tour
    2008 Sibiu International Theater Festival
    (Sibiu, Transylvania), Teatrul Imposibil and Faculty of Theatre and
    Television/Université Babes-Bolyai (Cluj-Napoca, Romania)
    May 27, 2008
    CAFE ANTARSIA in Amsterdam (Netherlands)
    Skek Café & Gallery on Zeedyk 4-8
    May 21-25, 2008
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA "Three Graces" in London (UK)

    Accidental Festival/Institute for Contemporary Arts (London, England)

    May 1-4, 2008
    "Night Parachute Battalion" from STADIUM DEVILDARE

    Sanctuary Theater Festival (Brattleboro,
    Vermont)

    Apr24-25, 2008
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE's Chicago debut
    Chicago Cultural Institute/Music
    Without Borders & the Viaduct Theater /Hothouse (Chicago)
    Feb 29, 2008
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA duets
    Americana Music Showcase/ Gallery Cabaret (Chicago)
    Feb 24, 2008
    ILIADAKRITIKOS music/concept by Nikos Brisco
    National Pasttime Theater table reading
    (Chicago)
    Feb 15 - Mar 23, 2008
    STADIUM DEVILDARE: BATTLE FOR GDZILLA X

    Theatre of Note (Hollywood/Los Angeles premiere)
    Jan 21, Mar 6 and Apr 13, 2008
    SEVEN written with 7 female playwrights & 7 female world leaders including
    Farida Azizi (Afghanistan)
    92nd Street Y, Vital Voices International Women's Day
    performance and the Culture Project Women's Festival (Washington D.C./NYC)

    Jan 10 and April 12, 2008, Nov 8-10, Sept 7-9, 2007

    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE Fall/Winter touring

    Jan 10, Apr 12 Mehanata Bulgarian Bar/House of Gypsy (NYC); Nov 10 Mehanata Bulgarian Bar/House of Gypsy (NYC); Nov 9 Queens International Film Festival/Café Bar (Astoria, NYC); Nov 8 St. Lawrence University, Gilbert Recital Hall (Canton, NY); Sept 7-9  Junction Arts Festival Centre Stage (Toronto, Ontario CANADA)

    Dec 13-15, 2007


    WELLSPRING residency dir. Elyse Singer featuring CAFE ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE (Queens)

    Chocolate Factory Theater with Hourglass Group, Ltd. and supported in part by the Laguardia Performing Arts Center

    Oct 26-28, 2007

    HARLEQUIN reading with dir Lisa Peterson

    Playwrights’ Center/McKnight Foundation commission (Minneapolis, MN)

    Oct 17 2007
    CAFE ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
    signed to Innova Records with album Songs of the Table street release October 2007
    Oct 2-9, 2007
    WELLSPRING residency

    Laguardia Performing Arts Center/Hourglass Group
    dir. Elyse Singer (Queens)

    July 30-Aug 4, 2007

    KoFest Playwriting Workshop

    (Amherst, Massachusetts)
    July 15-29, 2007
    SEVEN/Vital Voices

    Envision Voice & Vision residency at Bard with 7 playwrights
    and Afghani women’s rights leader Farida Azizi

    July 7, 21, Jun 15-16, 21-25, 2007

    CAFE ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE 2007 Summer touring

    July 21 Mehanata Bulgarian Bar/House of Gypsy
    (NYC); July 7 Mo Pitkins House of Satisfaction with
    Greek band Magges (NYC); Jun 25 New Dramatists’ annual end-of-season party (NYC); Jun 23 Café Parizade Summer Concert Series (Durham, NC); Jun 22 Dilworth Playhouse (Charlotte, NC); Jun 21 Soul Infusion Tea House in the Smoky Mountains (Sylva, NC); Jun 20 Hollins University (Roanoke, VA); June 16 Festivale des Concerts a l'Anglicane Holy Trinity de Lakefield (Montreal, Quebec); Jun 15 Byrdcliffe Cabins annual welcome (Woodstock, NY)

    June 15-16, 2007
    DRAGON vs. EAGLE commissioned
    by Rockefeller Foundation

    Apollo Theater's Salon Series/Peregrine Arts (Harlem)

    May 19, 31, Apr 22, Feb 3, 22, Jan 6, 20, 2007
    CAFE ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE 2007 winter/spring touring
    May 31 Mo Pitkins House of Satisfaction (NYC); May 19 Artomatic 2007 Arts Extravaganza (Arlington, Virginia/Washington DC); Apr 22 Mo Pitkins, House of Satisfaction (NYC); Feb 22 Immigrants Theater Project music for HERESY Laguardia Performing Arts Center (Astoria); Feb 3 NOPASSPORT conference performance CUNY Graduate Center/Martin E. Segal theater Center (NYC); Jan 20 Thieves Theater Salon (Brooklyn); Jan 6 Brooklyn Academy of Music/BAM Cafe tribute for composer Fred Ho
    May 10-13, 2007
    OVER THE GARDEN WALL
    Experimental Text Festival at the Ontological-Hysteric/St. Mark's Church (NYC)
    Mar 27, 2007
    OVER THE GARDEN WALL commission America-in-Play
    Tribecca Performing Arts Center (NYC)
    Mar 14-21, 2007

    HARLEQUIN residency with dir. Lisa Peterson

    McKnight National Commission & Residency at the Playwrights' Center (Mpls)

    Jan 21, 2007
    DRAGON vs. EAGLE reading
    Apollo Theater for APAP (Harlem)

    Dec 27, Nov 22, Sept 24, 27, 2006

    CAFE ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE 2006 Fall touring

    Dec 27 ROCKWOOD MUSIC HALL (NYC); Nov 22 Galapagos Art Space (Brooklyn, NYC); Sept 27 PRELUDE'06 Festival Martin Segal Performing Arts Center at CUNY (NYC); Sept 24 Joe's Pub / New York Gypsy Festival;
    Dec 7-17, 2006
    Immigrants Theatre Project, music for 2 new plays
    HERE Arts Center/NEW GROUP/Immigrants Theatre Project
    June 24-25, 2006
    Mandell Theater (Philadelphia, PA)
    March-June 2006
    Fulbright: New Opera fellowship in Thessaloniki, Athens, Paros and Crete (Greece)
    Feb 13, 2006
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
    Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park "AlterActive Series" Rosenthal Plaza (Ohio)
    Jan 10-14, 2006
    NIGHT PARACHUTE BATTALION
    Actors' Theater of Louisville/ Apprentice Company Showcase (Kentucky)
    Dec 8-18, 2005
    THE CRY PITCH CARROLLS
    Canadian premiere, Proximity Lab/Performance Works (Vancouver, CANADA)
    Dec 4-6, 2005
    music performed by CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE workshop of WELLSPRING
    Century Center for the Performing Arts Ballroom through Hourglass Group (New York City)
    Oct 6 -31, 2005
    "Songs of the Table" performed by the CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
    2005 Přístí Vlna-Next Wave Festival (Prague, CZECH REP), and Dah Teatar/Rex Center (Belgrade, SERBIA) with support from TMUNY
    Sept 12- 26, 2005
    CultureConnect envoy playwriting workshops
    Peaceworks/ Kalam/Swayam/Calcutta Int'l School/Seagull Foundation (Calcutta, INDIA) reviewed by The Telegraph (INDIA)
    Sept 2-12, 2005
    "Songs of the Table" performed by the CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
    2005 Karantena Performing Arts Festival(Dubrovnik, CROATIA) and Artemovszk 38 on the Danube with workshop at Trafo House of Contemporary Arts (Budapest, HUNGARY) moderated by László Upor
    Aug 19-20, 2005
    "Songs of the Table" performed by the CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
    North American Cultural Laboratory Festival in the Catskills (New York)
    May 30 and June 2, 2005
    "Songs of the Table" performed by the CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
    Festivalul International Teatru de la Sibiu at the Cazarma grandstand (Sibiu, ROMANIA),
    May5-7, 2005
     "Songs of the Table" performed by the CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
    PS122/ Schoolhouse Roxx (New York City)
    April 29-30, 2005
    Japan Society/Cool Japan Otaku Strikes/Big Red Media, Inc.
    March 27, 2005
    Reading of Act I of  CAFÉ ANTARSIA as part of a playwriting artist residency with Ruth Margraff
    University of Iowa/Iowa Playwrights' WorkshopTheater B (Iowa)
    March 18, 2005
    music performed by CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE, reading of WELLSPRING: AN AMERICAN OPERA BOX FOR THE BALKANS With support from Hourglass Group/ Immigrants' Theater Project/NYSCA
    Brooklyn Academy of Music's Fourth Annual Planet XX: Women In Music/BAM Café Live/ presenting female artists whose musical endeavors have pushed the boundaries of their art form (New York City) libretto/lyrics by Ruth Margraff, composer Nikos Brisco, director Elyse Singer
    Feb 9, 2005
    "Songs of the Table" performed by the CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
    CB's Gallery"Stampedefest"/ Sanctuary Theater (New York City)
    Jan 14-15, 2005
    Act I of CAFÉ ANTARSIA Composer: Nikos Brisco
    Culturemart Festival 2005, HERE Arts Center's annual winter resident artist festival (New York City) With support from Chashama AREA AWARD, Sanctuary Playwrights' Theater, Hellenic Festival/NYPL
    Dec.  9, 2004
    performing music for Alva Rogers' reading of new play including "Mac The Knife"
    The Public Theater, Anspacher (New York City)
    Nov. 11, 2004
    Composers: Ruth Margraff & Nikos Brisco.  Performing "Book of Tea" and "Locket Arias" etc.
    New Dramatists' benefit (New York City)
    Oct 5-28, 2004
    Music/theater residency with Dah Teatar Research Center (Belgrade, Serbia) through New Dramatists (New York City)
    "Interplay: Eastern Europe" 3-country artistic exchange w/ Theatre Institute Prague (Czech Republic), Hungarian National Theatre, Hungarian Dramaturgs' League, (Budapest)
    Sept 15 -18, 22-25, 29-Oct 2, Oct. 6-9, 2004
    Nikos Brisco's original score performed by CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE for premiere of director/choreographer Kristin Marting's new musical ORPHEUS
    Here Arts Center mainstage (New York City) with support from Meet The Composer, etc.
    Sept 4-5, 2004
    work-in-progress for CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
    Here Arts Center, Dorothy B Theatre (New York City)
    July 15-31, 2004
    Performance from study w/master Dragan Ristic
    Amala School of Romani Music (Valjevo, Serbia/Yugoslavia and Montenegro) with support from Arts International and TCG/ITI
    July 19-23, 2004
    CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE artist residency and rehearsals for ORPHEUS with performance July 23, 2004;
    Voice & Vision/Bard College/HERE/ HARP resident artists
    July 7, 2004
    work-in-progress performance of ORPHEUS
    Here Arts Center (New York City)
    June 2004: first England tour
    Repertoire from GREEK/TEXAN and CAFÉ JUDGES albums with support from East West Promotions (Great Britain)
    June 10, 2004 The Oak Bar (Allihies, Ireland) June 20, 2004 New Roscoe with Scottish bard Jackie Levin (Leeds, England), June 23, 2004 The Musician with German Doug Jay Bluesband (Leicester, England), June 25, 2004 New Adelphi with Cracktown (Kingston-Upon-Hull, England), June 26, 2004 Prince of Wales (Brecknell, England); June 27, 2004 with Micky Kemp at Ent. Shed @Gordon Arms (Bedford, England)
    May 3rd 2004
     concert reading of WELLSPRING directed by Elyse Singer)
    The Public Theater/New Work Now(New York City)
    April 14, 2004
    work-in-progress performance of ORPHEUS with CAFÉ ANTARSIA ENSEMBLE
    Here Arts Center mainstage (New York City)
    Mar 28, 2004
     live original underscoring for reading directed by Erica Gould
    Makor/Steinhardt Center performance (New York City)
    Feb 26, 2004
    CD release of CAFÉ JUDGES album of songs from stage operetta JUDGES 19
    Public Theater/ Joe's Pub (New York City)
    Jan 16 - Feb 10, 2004
    Repertoire from GREEK/TEXAN and CAFÉ JUDGES albums 2004 Texas touring
    January 16, 2004 Hill Country Opr'y (Kerville, Texas) January 22, 2004 Vintage Bar (Houston, Texas); January 24, 2004 Anderson Fair (Houston, Texas); January 30, 2004 Café Mundi (Austin, Texas); February 4, 2004 Triple Crown (San Marcus, Texas); February 8, 2004 Good Art Studios (Vernon, Texas); February 10, 2004 The Friendly Bar (Johnson City, Texas);
    Jan 8, 10 and 13, 2004
    Composer: Fred Ho with Ruth Margraff's lyrics for VOICE OF THE DRAGON 2: Shaolin Secret Stories with Afro-Asian ensemble and 12 martial artists
    Apollo Theater Soundstage (New York City) With support from APAP Festival, World Music Institute, ICM Artsits, Mary Flagler, etc.
    Jan 6 -7, 2004
    Traditional Greek songs learned in travels to Isle of Hydra (Greece) and performance/lecture demo
    2004 Culturemart Festival at HERE Arts Center (New York City)
    Nov 21 - Dec 3,  2003

    STADIUM DEVILDARE Composer: Graham Reynolds collaboration with Ruth Margraff and director Shawn Sides

    Rude Mechanicals in Austin (Texas) with support from TCG/Metlife Extended Collaboration grant
    Oct 16-19, 2003  
    Excerpts from JUDGES 19: BLACK LUNG EXHALING (a working-class operetta) Book/lyrics by Ruth Margraff
    2003 Hydra International Rebetika Music Conference/London Institute of Rebetology at Melina Mercouri Hall (Isle of Hydra, Greece)
    Sept 26, 2003  
     JUDGES 19: BLACK LUNG EXHALING (a working-class operetta) Book/lyrics by Ruth Margraff with support from Arts International U.S. Fund for Artists
    2003 Novaja Drama International Festival through Golden Mask Association and Chekov Moscow Art Theater (Moscow, Russia) featured in The Moscow Times
    Sept 7-8, 2003
    Ensemble performance composed by Nikos Brisco, performed by Nikos Brisco and Ruth Margraff
    Culture Project (New York City) for Erica Gould's adaptation of Milorad Pavic's DICTIONARY OF THE KHAZARS
    May 1, 2003
    Composer/Writer Ruth Margraff reading of various lyric texts for Program in Literary Arts
    Brown University McCormack Theater in Providence (Rhode Island)
    Mar 10, 2003
    Texts written for the Odyssey project
    Gale Gates & Company (New York City)
    Mar 5, 2003
    Repertoire from GREEK/TEXAN and CAFÉ JUDGES albums
    The Living Room (New York City)
    Jan 26, 2003
    Repertoire from GREEK/ TEXAN album
    AS220 in Providence (Rhode Island)
    Jan 5,6, 8, 2003
    JUDGES 19: BLACK LUNG EXHALING (a working-class operetta) Book/lyrics by Ruth Margraff
    HERE Arts Center 2004 Culturemart Festival featured on New York One TV and NYC PBS (New York City)
    Dec 18, 2002 and Oct 3, 2002
    Repertoire from GREEK/ TEXAN and CAFÉ JUDGES albums
    Sidewalk Café (New York City)
    Aug 28, 2002
    Composer Joe Mannix and Nikos Brisco
    Pier 63 at Chelsea Pier (New York City)
    July 23 & 25, 2002
     JUDGES 19: BLACK LUNG EXHALING (a working-class operetta) Book/lyrics by Ruth Margraff
    Bolshoi Zol/Moskva Contemporary American Series (Moscow, Russia)
    Mar 21-31, 2002
    JUDGES 19: BLACK LUNG EXHALING (a working-class operetta) Book/lyrics by Ruth Margraff
    Perishable Theater Festival dir. Kristin Marting in Providence (Rhode Island)
    Oct 27, Nov 17, 2001
     JUDGES 19: BLACK LUNG EXHALING (a working-class operetta) Book/lyrics by Ruth Margraff
    HERE Dorothy B. Theater dir. Kristin Marting (New York City)
    June 25, 2001
     JUDGES 19: BLACK LUNG EXHALING (a working-class operetta) Book/lyrics by Ruth Margraff
    Beogradski Letnji Festival/Countess Ljubice Museum and Belgrade TV/Belgrade Cultural Center (Belgrade, Yugoslavia)
    May 24-June 9, 2001
    JUDGES 19: BLACK LUNG EXHALING (a working-class operetta) Book/lyrics by Ruth Margraff
    Undermain Theater dir. Katherine Owen in Deep Elum, Dallas (Texas)
    June 6, 2001
    Repertoire from GREEK/ TEXAN and CAFÉ JUDGES
    Club DaDa in Deep Elum, Dallas with Black Lung (Texas)
    Jan 25, 27, 2001
    JUDGES 19: BLACK LUNG EXHALING
    Fronterafest Long Fringe/Frontera@Hyde Park Theater in Austin (Texas)