City Guide: New York
A theatre lover’s guide to New York from Rajiv Joseph, writer of Guards at the Taj.
Rajiv Joseph and Jamie Lloyd in rehearsals for Guards at the Taj
Best place to see new plays, new work and why?
Second Stage Theatre and the Atlantic Theatre. They take the biggest swings.
Atlantic Theatre, New York City
Best place to have a coffee and write?
Café Muse in Park Slope, Brooklyn
The playwriting/theatre/artistic community in New York is …
Where to go to get inspired?
Walk the whole city, stopping only to fortify with beer.
New plays from New York are…
Three New York essentials for your visit.
Deli egg and cheese sandwich for breakfast
Matzo Ball soup for lunch
Slice of Original Ray’s for dinner
An image that represents New York for you.
The Chrysler Building
Where should you go to escape the city?
Uptown, way uptown to Fort Tryon Park and the Cloisters. Take the A train.
Guards at the Taj is at the Bush Theatre 7 Apr – 20 May 2017. You can find out more and book tickets here.