CHAIN PLAYWRITING LAB

Ella is the director of the 2019 Chain Playwriting Lab, which is supported by Chain Theatre and Department of Cultural Affairs NY.

BANQUET OF CHESTNUTS

Inspired by the fete of glutony, held at the Popal Palace in Rome circa 1501.  A couple of guests find themselves invited to a dinner of conversations in the most common of households.

Written and directed by Ella Jane New 
NEIL SIMON'S LAST HIT

Written by Jack Feldstein
Directed By Ella Jane New

A young writer arrives to interview Neil Simon amidst the writing of his play. 


FALLING IN LOVE WITH MR DELLAMORT

Written by Paul Doust and Jack Feldstein.
Directed by Ella Jane New

Four guests arrive at a motel for new years ever, only to discover that their host is the Angel of Death .
BROKEN PIECES

Written by Mateo Moreno.
Directed by Ella Jane New

Characters from all walks of life find themselves intertwined through time.