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Audio Drama. On Saturday, March 25, 1911, just at the close of day, a fire breaks out at the Triangle Waist Company in New York City. Housed on the upper floors of the Ashe Building off Washington Square, it is one of the city's largest garment factories. In a matter of minutes the lives of 146 workers, mostly young immigrant women, are lost as the fire rips through the building. Based on the acclaimed Off-Broadway play, THE TRIANGLE FACTORY FIRE PROJECT tells the story of one of New York City's most devastating fires and one of history's most important pivotal moments. Told through first person accounts, period ephemera, and trial transcripts, this special audio version has been designed to bring the play and the event to the listener in vivid and dramatic life. Produced for Hear Play Audio Theatre by Daryl Bornstein and Scott Alan Evans. If you enjoy this, please consider supporting our work. Go to: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/hearpl Thank you!

Audio Drama. On Saturday, March 25, 1911, just at the close of day, a fire breaks out at the Triangle Waist Company in New York City. Housed on the upper floors of the Ashe Building off Washington Square, it is one of the city's largest garment factories. In a matter of minutes the lives of 146 workers, mostly young immigrant women, are lost as the fire rips through the building. Based on the acclaimed Off-Broadway play, THE TRIANGLE FACTORY FIRE PROJECT tells the story of one of New York City's most devastating fires and one of history's most important pivotal moments. Told through first person accounts, period ephemera, and trial transcripts, this special audio version has been designed to bring the play and the event to the listener in vivid and dramatic life. Produced for Hear Play Audio Theatre by Daryl Bornstein and Scott Alan Evans. If you enjoy this, please consider supporting our work. Go to: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/hearpl Thank you!

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United States

Description:

Audio Drama. On Saturday, March 25, 1911, just at the close of day, a fire breaks out at the Triangle Waist Company in New York City. Housed on the upper floors of the Ashe Building off Washington Square, it is one of the city's largest garment factories. In a matter of minutes the lives of 146 workers, mostly young immigrant women, are lost as the fire rips through the building. Based on the acclaimed Off-Broadway play, THE TRIANGLE FACTORY FIRE PROJECT tells the story of one of New York City's most devastating fires and one of history's most important pivotal moments. Told through first person accounts, period ephemera, and trial transcripts, this special audio version has been designed to bring the play and the event to the listener in vivid and dramatic life. Produced for Hear Play Audio Theatre by Daryl Bornstein and Scott Alan Evans. If you enjoy this, please consider supporting our work. Go to: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/hearpl Thank you!

Language:

English

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Episodes

Episode 1: The Strike (1909). The Fire (1911)

3/25/2021
HEAR PLAY Audio Theatre's premiere offering: THE TRIANGLE FACTORY FIRE PROJECT by Christopher Piehler & Scott Alan Evans EPISODE 1 The Strike (1909). The Fire (1911) The Triangle Waist Company was one of New York City’s largest garment factories of its day. Located in the ten story Ashe Building just off Washington Square in downtown Manhattan, Triangle employed over 500 workers, many of them immigrants from Eastern Europe, Russia, and Italy. These workers, mostly young women, toiled...

Duration:00:45:27

Episode 2 - Charities Pier. The Trial Begins

3/25/2021
HEAR PLAY Audio Theatre's premiere offering: THE TRIANGLE FACTORY FIRE PROJECT by Christopher Piehler & Scott Alan Evans EPISODE 2 - CHARITIES PIER. THE TRIAL BEGINS. THE ARTISTS: JEREMY BECK, NORA CHESTER, FRANCESCA DI MAURO, JEFFREY C. HAWKINS, SIMON JONES, JACK KOENIG, MAIRIN LEE, ALLAN LOKOS, VICTORIA MACK, JOHN PLUMPIS, & TONY ROACH. Additional Music by MAX BOUVRIE Original Music by COLIN McGRATH Produced, Engineered and Sound Design by DARYL BORNSTEIN Produced, Directed and...

Duration:00:34:01

Episode 3 - The Defense. The Verdict

3/25/2021
Hear Play Audio Theatre's premiere offering: THE TRIANGLE FACTORY FIRE PROJECT by Christopher Piehler & Scott Alan Evans EPISODE 3 - THE DEFENSE. THE VERDICT. THE ARTISTS: JEREMY BECK, NORA CHESTER, FRANCESCA DI MAURO, JEFFREY C. HAWKINS, SIMON JONES, JACK KOENIG, MAIRIN LEE, ALLAN LOKOS, VICTORIA MACK, JOHN PLUMPIS, & TONY ROACH. Additional Music by MAX BOUVRIE Original Music by COLIN McGRATH Produced, Engineered and Sound Design by DARYL BORNSTEIN Produced, Directed and Adapted by...

Duration:00:25:30