Wednesday, March 22, 2023

NYC EVENT: Free Play Reading of Youlim Nam's "A Connected Place" Directed by Three-Time Emmy Winner Cady McClain is Part of Dramatists Guild Friday Night Footlights, March 24, 2023

Looking for something fun to do in New York City that is free? New York City is and always has been at the forefront of new talent and art. On Friday Night, The Friday Night Footlights by the Dramatists Guild presents a free play reading of the new play A Connected Place by Youlim Nam. This reading will be directed by three-time Daytime Emmy Winner and Artistic Director of the Axial Theater Cady McClain. NYU Associate Arts Professor Nathan Flower will lead the discussion after it. The event will take place at the Dramatists Guild in the heart of Times Square, 1501 Broadway at 7:30pm. Details are below. For more information visit

a connected place

Axial Theatre is proud to present a staged reading of an original play written by Axial Ensemble member Youlim Nam, directed by Cady McClain

We are so proud that "a connected place” has been selected to be a part of the Friday Night Footlights® Reading Series at the Dramatists Guild of America.

Featuring Axial Ensemble Members Youlim NamTom Ryan, and Allegra Venturi.

When: Friday, March 24th at 7:30pm EST

Where: Dramatists Guild, Mary Rogers Room

Address: 1501 Broadway, 7th floor (Times Square. Entrance on 43rd Street)

Ticket Cost: Free

A post-show discussion of the the play led by special guest Nathan Flower, Associate Arts Professor at NYU, will follow the reading.


Thank you to ArtsWestchester and the William T Morris Foundation for your invaluable support!

Special thanks to Michael Howard Studios for helping us with rehearsal space!