Welcome to the Advanced Beginner Group
Founder and Artistic Director David Neumann

We’re so thrilled and honored to have been awarded TWO Bessie Awards! We received one for Outstanding Production and Tei Blow received an award for Outstanding Music Composition/Sound Design!

Here’s the Bessie Awards website.

David receiving a Bessie Award for Outstanding Production


 Next up is a remount of ‘I Understand Everything Better’ at the Chocolate Factory with support from PS 122’s COIL Festival in January! Here are the dates: January 10 @ 3pm,  Jan. 11 and 12 @ 7pm,  Jan. 14 and 15 @ 2pm,  Jan. 16 @ 5pm. If you missed it at Abrons, come on down and see this version!

In other news,  you can still see David’s work in the amazing FUTURITY at the Connelly Theater! co-produced by Soho Rep and Ars Nova. More info HERE!        And HAGOROMO at BAM Harvey with Wendy Whelan, Jock Soto with music by Nathan Davis and ICE Ensemble and puppets by Chris Green just closed to critical acclaim…

ABG relies on the generosity of people like you to support our work and help our extraordinary collaborators realize their visions.


To make a contribution, please visit https://www.networkforgood.org/donation/MakeDonation.aspx?ORGID2=271711517 or mail your check to David Neumann, Artistic Director, Advanced Beginner Group, 125 Kensico Road, Thornwood, NY 10594. 

Advanced Beginner Group is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and all contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. For a list of our current supporters, click here
Thank you!