Ben Brantley’s review of Richard Maxwell’s People Without History appeared in the NY Times March 24:

Swimming Across the Rough Sea of History

Sing the news, o balladeers. Richard Maxwell has put on chain mail again, boldly returning to the 15th-century battlefield where once he lay trounced and bleeding. Now his banner, proud and tattered, flies there under the name of “People Without History,” his new play at the Performing Garage in SoHo. A land that no one expected Mr. Maxwell to claim is his . . .

Director: Brian Mendes


Writer: Richard Maxwell




Alex Delinois


Bob Feldman


Jim Fletcher


Tom King


Rafael Sánchez


Pete Simpson


Tory Vazquez


Designer: Lara Furniss


Technical Director: Joe Silovsky


Company Manager: Nicholas Elliott


13 shows only. Thursday through Sunday, March 19th – April 5th, with an additional performance on Monday, March 30th.


Shows begin at 8:00 pm at The Performing Garage, 33 Wooster St, between Grand and Broome.

The closest subway stops are the Canal St stops of the 1, A, C, E, N, & R lines.


Tickets are $20 each.


If you would like to reserve tickets, please respond to with your name and phone number, performance date and number of tickets, or leave a message at 212 479 0808. Please note that your reservation is not confirmed until we contact you. You may also purchase tickets directly from our website with a credit card (; $2 / ticket handling fee).


We would love to see you there!


The New York City Players


Co-produced with Dublin's Project Arts Centre:


Publicity: Heidi Riegler RIEGLER MEDIA | MARKETING | NYC


Photo: Ashley Green


(Richard Maxwell’s work is included in DUO!  The Best Scenes for Two for the 21st Century from Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, due out in June ‘09.)


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