AENY’s annual series returns to Instituto Cervantes to showcase the latest contemporary work from Spain. Highlighting rarely translated Spanish playwrights, the program exposes New York audiences, actors, and directors to these timely works and allows them to be a part of selecting one to fully produce the following season. 



by Juan Mayorga


A look at the Cold War through the game of chess.


Translated by: Nicholas Jackson & Bill Murphy

Directed by: Paul Takacs

Performed by: Ken Kliban, Jack Garrett, Missy Hamblet

Mon, Nov 25th at 7pm

The Little Pony

by Paco Bezerra


An exploration on bullying, based on true events in a North Carolina school.

Translated by: Marion Peter Holt

Directed by: Gama Valle

Performed by: Ricardo Birnbaum, Carmen Gill

Mon, Dec 2 at 7pm


by Alfredo Sanzol


A romantic comedy full of Shakespearean drama.

Translated by: Simon Breden

Directed by: Tara Elliott

Performed by: Alenka Kraigher, Mariana Newhard, Maria Peyramaure, Michael Kane, Pablo Sandstrom, Rafael Sanchez

Mon, Dec 9th at 7pm