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Downtown Urban Theater Festival|
Downtown Urban Theater Festival (DUTF), now heading into its 12th season, will bring playwrights from across the United States to New York City for three weeks of new theatre at HERE’s Mainstage, April 2 to 19, 2014. Seventeen of America’s best emerging writers and theatrical visionaries will share their stories that interpret our history and our times through live performances fusing theatre, dance, music, media and visual arts. A special addition to this year’s festival will be the U.S. premiere of Two of Us, DUTF’s international selection from Romania.
The full schedule is listed below:
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 8:30pm
by Javier Reyes (California)
Devon Johnson is gunned down while leaving his high school graduation party and wakes up in a coma state trapped between the afterlife and the still
Here Arts Center : 145 Avenue of the Americas
Open: 12/15/13- Close: Open Run
Handle With Care|
Handle With Care is the “utterly charming” new romantic comedy that tells the story of a young Israeli woman who reluctantly travels with her grandmother to America. Fate and hilarious circumstances bring together the young woman, who has little command of English, and a young American man with little command of romance.
Is their inevitable love an accident?
Or destiny generations in the making?
Westside Theatre : 407 West 43rd
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House Of Carte Blanc|
An evening of seduction, servants and a machete.
Zemwerk is delighted to present a full-bodied evening with the ever-sparkling Madam Carte Blanc and all those who surround her. A trilogy of one-act plays, supported by two monologues, all written by Stella Maria Perry, take us into a strange and terrible world. Join us on March 8th at the Producers Club Theatres in New York City. The one-acts have all had their own premiers but have never before been performed together.
Producers' Club Theaters : 358 West 44th Street
Open: 06/16/04- Close: 12/31/20
Sam Eaton's The Quantum Eye - Mentalism And Magic Show|
Sam Eaton's entertaining and fascinating exploration of mentalism, magic, perception and deception, where extraordinary ability and humor blend with the audience to make for a unique performance every time. Join Sam on a interactive journey past the limits of possibility in a show that you will never forget.
Magician and Mentalist Sam Eaton has been dazzling New York audiences with his magic and mentalism show since 2006. The show has proudly been awarded the world record as the longest-running one-man Off-Broadway magic show.
The show is sophisticated and family-friendly, but may not be visually entertaining for children under 7 years of age.
"Amazing feats of memory, mental agility and apparent mental telepathy . . . Dazzling! Undeniably impressive!"
Theatre 80 : 80 St. Marks Place
Open: 02/07/14- Close: Open Run
Til Divorce Do Us Part: The Musical|
Til Divorce Do Us Part: The Musical is an off Broadway musical comedy inspired by the true story of a Broadway producer's wife who was jilted by her husband after decades of marriage. Determined to celebrate a new chapter in her life, she turns to her wickedly witty friends, who together, sing, dance and laugh their way through the ripple effects of divorce and self discovery.
DR2 Theatre : 103 East 15th Street
Open: 10/26/14- Close: 11/03/14
UN LIEU DE VIE|
Un Lieu de Vie is an experiential piece that is loosely based on the 1917 Jean Cocteau - Erik Satie - Pablo Picasso collaboration of the ballet Parade. It represents the collective memory of Erik, an eccentric, memory-starved, and lonely New York artist who seeks glimpses of the past while wandering the streets of Manhattan. Through Erik's rumination, we are transported to specific locales at various stages of his life. We experience Erik's memories through the clamor of sounds, sights, and rhythms that embolden him to fulfill his destiny. Performed in English & French
Producer/Creator: Allan Markowitz and concrete timbre & d'moiselles
Composers: Chris Chappell, Whitney George, Lillian Redl, Ann Warren, and Erik Satie
Gallery MC : 549 West 52nd Street 8th floor