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Poetic Theater Productions is an NYC theater company working with poets & playwrights to create a visceral, poetic theater


"A terrific show that captures  the complexity of living in the strange city."
- Byrne Harrison, StageBuzz

UNDERGROUND returns to Wild Project 
May 23-June 3

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A hip hop theater guide to the strangers on the train - the people you know and those you thought you knew.


May 23-June 3 
Wed-Sat 9PM, Sun 5PM
The Wild Project - 195 E 3rd St
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Written by Edward McWilliams
Directed by Axel Avin Jr.

Featuring Makeda Abraham, Nikia Acy, Keith Alexander, Charles Coleman, Khadim Diop, Karen Eilbacher, Dave Goldberg, Joell Jackson, Ryan F. Johnson, Teniece Johnson, Allyson Lynch, Wade Ray, Ronnetta Renay, Bheesma Salassie, Bharatta Salassie, Candace Tabbs, Temesgen Tocruray and Leal Vona

additional poetry by D’Janau Morales, Reynaldo (Bamboo MC) Melendez, David Scott, and Daniel Silber-Baker

Choreography: Ezra Ezzard 
Lighting and Projections Design: Brad Peterson
Original Composition: Oliver Reed and Ezra Ezzard
Sound Design: Enrico de Trizio
Scenic Design: Christopher Thompson
Stage Manager: Shannon Lippert 
Assistant Stage Manager: Curtis Shaw
Line Producer: Dontonio Demarco

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Poetic Theater Productions is fiscally sponsored by The Field, meaning that all donations are tax-deductible. Your generosity is greatly appreciated!