The Barrow Group

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The Barrow Group is a non-profit Off-Broadway Theatre Company, Acting Studio and Arts Center located in New York City. It was founded in 1986 by Lee Brock and Seth Barrish. [1] The organization has received awards for its productions including a Drama Desk Award, a Lucille Lortel Awards, an OBIE Award, and a nomination for a Pulitzer Prize. [2] Training program alumni include Anne Hathaway, Tony Hale, Alison Wright, Michael Stahl-David, Zach Booth and Poorna Jagannathan. [3] The company runs its operations from 312 West 36th Street in Manhattan, where they maintain their venue, the Barrow Group Theatre. [4] Executive Director Robert Serrell successfully turned the company around after the Great Recession in 2008, and the company has grown from serving 320 students per year to over 3,600. [5] . The Barrow Group has a partnership with Quinnipiac University. [6]

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References

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  2. "Awards". The Barrow Group. Retrieved 10 September 2011.
  3. Barrow Group Theatre Time Out New York
  4. Clement, Olivia (July 4, 2017). "How This Couple Turned an Acting Group Into a Successful School and Production Company". Playbill . Retrieved September 16, 2018.
  5. Purcell, Carey (2018-11-27). "Executive Director: Robert Serrell". AMERICAN THEATRE. Retrieved 2019-10-10.
  6. Howard, Hilary (2017-12-01). "Acting Studios Are Struggling. Does It Matter?". The New York Times. ISSN   0362-4331 . Retrieved 2019-10-10.