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Open: / / - Close: Open Run I FAVOR MY DADDY
3-time Moth SLAM champ and voiceover actor on “Beavis & Butthead” Jamie Brickhouse (“A natural raconteur.” –Washington Post) exposes himself to his father Earl, but will ribald, Catholic conservative “Daddy Poo” ever shed his secrets? Alcoholic? Gay? Is Jamie the full-blown version of Daddy Poo? The follow up to Jamie’s critically-acclaimed and award-winning “Dangerous When Wet: Booze, Sex, and My Mother,” “I Favor of My Daddy is darkly comic, filled with belly laughs and razor-sharp insights. Theater is Easy awarded it “Best Bet” at the world premiere at the 2018 New York International Fringe Festival and raved: “Talented storyteller Jamie Brickhouse shines in this one-man show…a riveting, thoroughly polished performance…that holds interest from start to finish…Once again,

Venue:
Kraine Theater : 85 East 4th Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run LABA: A Laboratory for Jewish Culture at the 14th Street Y Announces 2018-2019 Fellows
LABA: A Laboratory for Jewish Culture

at the 14th Street Y

Announces 2018-2019 Fellows

 

LABA: Laboratory for Jewish Culture announces the 2018-2019 Fellows: a group of thirteen culture-makers, a mix of visual artists, writers, musicians, playwrights, dancers, composers, film-and theater-makers, and directors who are brought together to study classic Jewish texts in a non-religious, open-minded setting centered on a chosen theme; this year's theme is LIFE + DEATH.

 

The 2018-2019 Fellows are Dmitri Barcomi, Ari Brand, Maya Ciarrocchi, Jessica Tamar Deutch, Yochai Greenfeld, Jeanne Heifetz, Marques Hollie, Stav

Venue:
14th Street Y Theater : 344 E 14th Street
Open: 04/15/19- Close: 04/26/19 LEZZIE WITH A 'Z'
The one-woman show that is an homage to Liza Minnelli’s 1972 filmed theatrical production Liza With A "Z" that puts a new twist on classic Broadway tunes to tell an autobiographical story of being gay-married and gay-divorced by age 27.

Lezzie With A 'Z' will be donating all proceeds from the April 15 and April 19 performances to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, one of the nation’s leading industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organizations. By drawing upon the talents, resources, and generosity of the American theatre community, since 1988 Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has raised more than $300 million for essential services for people with AIDS and other critical illnesses across the United States.

Venue:
Duplex Cabaret Theater : 61 Christopher Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run MAGNUM OPUS: A RETROSPECTIVE
In 2018, The People Movers’ choreographer and artistic director Kate Ladenheim and performer–designer Cecilia Lynn-Jacobs devised a collaborative project titled OH, CELINE and its heroine, Celine (née De La Croix). This fictional Brooklyn-based avant-garde dancer was conceived as a hilarious yet sincere caricature of a downtown artist. Through a sequence of events – sometimes harrowing, sometimes funny – the clueless New Age-y diva evolved into a provocative, Borat-like figure through whom her creators set to unmask the power structures in the contemporary art scene and our society at large. Over the last few months, Celine’s experiences unveiled through a long series of disarmingly pretentious social media posts, a mystifying art film, and surprising live appearances

Venue:
Brooklyn Studios for Dance : 210 Lafayette Avenue
Open: / / - Close: Open Run The Mother Line Story Project turns 3! A Birthday Fundraiser
The Mother Line Story Project turns 3!

A Birthday Party

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 7pm

at Town Stages

 

Town Stages presents A Birthday Party for The Mother Line Story Project on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 7pm, with a world premiere Mother Line performance starting at 8pm. Tickets range from $25-500 and are available at http://motherlinestoryproject.com/turns3/.

 

Venue:
Town Stages : 221 W Broadway, New York, NY 10013