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Theater of the Apes presents: The Wayfaring Strangers Present Your Improvised Bluegrass Musical Jambalooza!

Sunday July 21, 7PM
THE PIT 154 West 29th St (btwn 6th and 7th Ave.)
New York City, NY 10001

Box Office (212) 244-1722

Join us for an improvised musical featuring old-timey bluegrass tunes and a rotating cast on traditional instruments like banjo, guitar, fiddle, mandolin, washboard, egg shakers and kazoo … 



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GREG KOTIS is a two time Tony™ Award winning author of many plays and musicals including Urinetown (Book/Lyrics), The End of All Flesh, I Am Nobody, The Truth About Santa, The Sting (Lyrics), Lunchtime, Give the People What They Want, Michael von Siebenburg Melts Through the Floorboards, Yeast Nation (Book/Lyrics), Pig Farm, Eat the Taste, and Jobey and Katherine.  His work has been produced and developed in theaters across the country and around the world, including Actors Theatre of Louisville, American Conservatory Theater, American Theater Company, The Apollo (West End), The Brick, the Eugene O’Neill National Theater Conference, The Geva Center, Goodspeed, Musicals, Henry Miller’s Theatre (Broadway), Manhattan

Theatre Club, New York Stage and Film, New Line Theatre, The Old Globe, Perseverance Theatre, Roundabout Theatre Company, Soho Rep, South Coast Rep, The Saint James (Off West End), The Tank, and Village Theatre, among others.  Future projects include ZM, an original musical about teenaged fast-food workers trying to survive a zombie plague.  Greg co-founded Theater of The Apes with his wife Ayun Halliday (, and is a member of the Neo-Futurists, the Cardiff Giant Theater Company, ASCAP, and the Dramatists Guild.  He grew up in Wellfleet, Massachusetts, lives in New York City, and is the proud father of India and Milo.

Plays & Musicals


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(the musical)

The End of All Flesh

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The Truth About Santa

(an apocalyptic holiday tale)

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I Am Nobody

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Give The People

What They Want

(7 plays for 5 actors)


Michael von Siebenburg

Melts Through the



Yeast Nation

(the triumph of life)

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Pig Farm

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Jobey & Katherine



L'Ourse "The Bear" - A melancholy bear travels to NYC in search of food and meaning.  Starring Ayun Halliday as the title character, written and directed by me.

There Is a Balm - A song from I Am Nobody, performed by the original cast from The Tank/Theater of The Apes production that was directed by Meghan Finn and played in NYC March 2020 just prior to shutdown.



For any inquiries, please contact agent Chris Till:

Tel: (212) 897-6400 | 

You can also reach out to me directly at | 

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