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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: / / - 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: 04/15/19- Close: 05/20/19 NEXT DAY THRONES: A PARODY OF ICE AND FIRE
 After sending up the greatest film blockbusters of all time, Recent Cutbacks will give the small screen’s most epic show its proper send-off: a no-holds-barred, live recap of the previous night’s episode. In just 24 hours, Recent Cutbacks and friends will create a hilarious and highly theatrical take on the legendary, game-changing TV show’s final season.

Time Out New York named Recent Cutbacks' HOLD ON TO YOUR BUTTS the #3 Comedy of The Year!

The company has performed its hit shows in Second City Training Center, Indianapolis, New York and throughout the East Coast!

Venue:
The Peoples Improv Theater : 123 East 24th Street
Open: 05/10/19- Close: 05/18/19 Rhymes With Opera presents the World Premiere of The Impossible She
Rhymes With Opera

presents the World Premiere of

The Impossible She

May 10-18, 2019

 

Rhymes With Opera presents the World Premiere of The Impossible She at 124 Bank Street Theatre, 124 Bank St, New York, NY, from May 10-18, 2019 at 8pm. General admission tickets are $20, VIP tickets are $50 (includes special VIP reception with artists at 6:45pm, for 5/10 and 5/17 performances only) and may be purchased online at www.rhymeswithopera.org. For more information, visit www.rhymeswithopera.org/impossible.

 

Venue:
124 Bank Street Theatre : 124 Bank Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run Schimmel Center at Pace University presents NEW SHANGHAI CIRCUS
Schimmel Center at Pace University

presents

NEW SHANGHAI CIRCUS

Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 4pm

 

Schimmel Center at Pace University presents New Shanghai Circus on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 4pm. Tickets start at $29 and can be purchased online at www.schimmelcenter.

Venue:
Pace University, Michael Schimmel Center : 3 Spruce Street
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
Open: 04/05/19- Close: 04/27/19 The Picture Of Dorian Gray
"A Moral Entertainment" 

Innocent young Dorian Gray has his portrait painted by his close friend, Basil Hallward. Dorian also meets Basil’s friend, Lord Henry Wotton, who introduces him to London's social circuit and a decadent world of self-indulgence. While Dorian's appearance remains youthful, he eventually discovers that his portrait ages, reflecting his sinful ways and growing uglier with each offense. Dorian then keeps the portrait safely hidden in his attic, but his mysterious behavior and ageless appearance begin to attract suspicion...


Apr. 5 - Apr. 27
at the Gene Frankel Theatre

 

Tickets

$30 – Regular

$15 – Student / Senior

No Rush Tickets / No Standing Room Tickets

Venue:
Gene Frankel Theater : 24 Bond Street
Open: 11/19/18- Close: 04/28/19 The Theater at the 14th Street Y Announces the 2018-2019 Season LGBTQ+ Series
The Theater at the 14th Street Y

Announces the 2018-2019 Season

LGBTQ+ Series

 

NEW YORK - The Theater at the 14th Street Y continues to honor the edgy, diverse, and rich history of innovative culture making in the East Village for people of all ages with the 2018-2019 LGBTQ+ Series. The series kicked off on November 12, 2018 with #NastyWomen, A Night of Female Resistance Comedy and runs through April 2019.

 

"For our season of War & Peace, we knew that artists from the LGBTQ community would have a strong reaction to the theme.

Venue:
14th Street Y Theater : 344 E 14th Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run Theater Resources Unlimited Submissions Open For TRU Voices New Plays Reading Series
Theater Resources Unlimited

Submissions Open For 

TRU Voices New Plays Reading Series

Submissions due January 12, 2019

 

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) is accepting submissions for the TRU Voices New Plays Reading Series. For information, submission guidelines, and to apply, please visit https://truonline.org/2019-play-guidelines/. Submission fee is free for TRU members, $25 for non-members. Submission deadline is January 12, 2019 (with a one-week extension for TRU members and plays that are submitted with a producer attached).

 

Venue:
Theater Resources Unlimited/TRU Plays : 309 W. 104th Street, #1D
Open: / / - Close: Open Run WORKS & PROCESS, THE PERFORMING ARTS SERIES AT THE GUGGENHEIM, ANNOUNCES SPRING 2019 SEASON
Works & Process, the Performing Arts Series at the Guggenheim, Announces Spring 2019 Season

 

Highlights:

  • New commissions by Caleb Teicher and Conrad Tao, and by Reid Bartelme and Harriet Jung

  • Behind-the-scenes views of new commissions by Houston Ballet and Washington Ballet

  • First looks at theatrical productions Be More ChillDownstateGary: A Sequel to Titus AndronicusOctet,and The Secret Life of Bees

  • Previews of Glimmerglass Festival's Blue and Santa Fe Opera's The Thirteenth Child

Venue:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum : 1071 Fifth Avenue
Open: 05/09/19- Close: 05/12/19 THE LITTLE OPERA THEATRE OF NY PRESENTS THE NEW YORK PREMIERE OF BENJAMIN BRITTEN'S OWEN WINGRAVE
 

the little OPERA theatre of ny 
presents 

the New York Premiere 

of Benjamin Britten's
OWEN WINGRAVE

with a libretto by Myfanwy Piper
based upon the ghost story by Henry James

May 9-12, 2019 at GK ArtsCenter

 

Venue:
GK Arts Center : 29 Jay Street