The Unfortunates




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The Unfortunates was named in The New York Times twice in their Shows to Consider in this year's FringeNYC! With picture and in the print edition!!!

Backstage names The Unfortunates in their 10 Shows To See at the NY Fringe Festival

Aoise Stratford interviewed by playwright Matthew Barbot!
This unique series from New York Theatre Review has playwrights interview each other, resulting in particularly creative questions and answers

The Unfortunates, or rather Mary Jane Kelly herself, made it onto BEDFORD+BOWERY's The 15 People You’ll Meet at Fringe Festival (Starting With Tom Cruise), coming in at #14. The list is self-described as "15 people who are serving as fodder for some of this year’s standout productions."'s Robert Feldberg put The Unfortunates on his list of "best bets"

Listen to Playwright Aoise Stratford's radio interview with George Sapio on Onstage/Offstage

Find out her reasons for writing the play, how she researched and created the show, and more

The Daily Record Interview with Aoise Stratford


The history of The Unfortunates and more about this upcoming production with Diana Cherkas


Interview with Diana Cherkas during the world premiere run at Centenary Stage Company