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Open: / / - Close: Open Run 651 ARTS PRESENTS: CREATIVE OUTLET: AN ARTIST GROWS IN BROOKLYN
Creative Outlet celebrates 20 years of artistic excellence with a retrospective of their most acclaimed work. Director and founder, Jamel Gaines, has spent a lifetime cultivating students into dynamic artists who perform on stages around the world. Joining the program is his family of artists who represent some of the most lauded dancers of this generation. The performance includes five dance works with music by Roberta Flack, an all-male quartet, and movement inspired by the natural elements of Hurricane Katrina. Each performance begins with a special showing by current Creative Outlet students taking the stage.

 

Venue:
Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts : 1 University Plaza
Open: 02/21/07- Close: 02/24/07 Antichrist Lament
Antichrist Lament is the story of Issa Mohammed, a contemporary African-American poet, who is inadvertently arrested for conspiring to commit terrorist acts due to his connections with the New Harlem World Order (a radical reparations organization). Antichrist Lament celebrates the life and poetry of Issa Mohammed, and explores the questionable circumstances surrounding his murder while detained. Martyred after his death, he is portrayed as a modern day prophet and Messiah for people of African descent.
Venue:
Theatre Studio at BMCC : 199 Chambers Street
Open: 11/03/14- Close: 06/13/15 Ballet School NY announces Open Classes for Adults
Ballet School NY, the official training school of New York Theatre Ballet, introduces open classes for adult dancers from beginner through professional at their new home at St. Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery at 131 East 10th Street, NYC.  Single classes are $12 and 10-class cards are available for $100. For more information visit http://nytb.org/ballet-school-ny/adult-division.

 

Adult division class schedule:

 

Advanced Professional

  • Monday through Friday 10:00-11:30am

  • Saturday 2:00 – 3:00pm (Advanced Pointe)

 

Beginner/Intermediate

Venue:
New York Theatre Ballet : 131 E 10th St.
Open: 05/11/15- Close: 05/31/15 BLOOD RED ROSES: THE FEMALE PIRATE PROJECT
Blood Red Roses is a devised immersive shadow puppetry piece that examines the history of female pirates – performed on a boat in the Red Hook Channel. What made these incredible and dangerous women choose this life, as opposed to a more conventional path? The shadows will be cast all around you, constantly surprising you. Come go to sea with us, drink rum with us, sing along with us, go on this journey with us…

Drama of Works will present the World Premiere of Blood Red Roses: The Female Pirate Project, a puppet theater piece created by the ensemble and directed by Drama of Works Artistic Director Gretchen Van Lente, May 11-31 at The Waterfront Museum (290 Conover Street in Red Hook, Brooklyn).

Venue:
Waterfront Museum and Showboat Barge : 290 Conover Street at Pier 44
Open: / / - Close: Open Run CANTOR LOUIS MOSS MEMORIAL CONCERT
26th Anniversary Cantor Louis Moss Memorial Concert

Town and Village Synagogue

334 East 14th Street, NYC, NY

Saturday; Dec. 13, 2014, 7:30 PM

FEATURING:

Cantor Shayna Postman

The T&V Synagogue Choir

The T&V Junior Singers Children's Choir

with Pianist Cynthia Shaw

SPECIAL GUESTS:

Cantor Natasha Hirschhorn

Shirei Chesed Community Chorus

-Reception to follow-

ADMISSION:

$25 by Dec. 11; $30 at the door

College/Graduate: $10

Children 18 and under: FREE

SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE

For More Details and Methods of Payment:

212-677-8090 x 0

Venue:
13th Street Repertory : 50 W 13th Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run Clinton The Musical
 New York: Clinton The Musical, the new headline making musical by Paul Hodge and Michael Hodge will begin its run on March 25, 2015. Directed and choreographed by Tony Award nominee Dan Knechtges, Clinton The Musical will open on April 9, 2015 at New World Stages (340 West 50 Street). Tickets are $75.00-$95.00 and can be purchased at Telecharge at 212.239.6200 or at www.telecharge.com.

 

If President William Jefferson Clinton behaved like two different people—one moment noble, the next naughty—that’s because he was!  Clinton The Musical explores the two very different sides of the 42nd President of the United States: “WJ,” (Tom

Venue:
New World Stages : 340 West 50th Street
Open: 05/28/15- Close: 05/31/15 COULD YOU PLEASE LOOK INTO THE CAMERA?
Could You Please Look Into the Camera? written in 2011, is based on interviews with detainees of the Syrian regime. Looking into the relationships that develop between Noura, a film-maker, and Zeid, Karim and Farah, three young protesters, the play sheds light on the characters’ personal conflicts and asks pressing questions about responsibility and action, set against the background of the eruption of the Syrian War.

The cast, led by director Aktina Stathaki, includes Tony Naumovski, Theodora Loukas, Sara Galassini and Yannick Trapmann-O’Brien.

Produced by Between the Seas Festival


About the Company: Between the Seas Festival

Between the Seas aims at promoting the representation and understanding of Mediterranean culture and identity in North America.

Our mission is to:

Venue:
Theaterlab (on 36th Street) : 357 W 36th Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run 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
Toy Soldierz
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

Venue:
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?

Venue:
Westside Theatre : 407 West 43rd
Open: / / - Close: Open Run 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.

First on the menu is "Carte Blanc", featuring the talented Schuyler Mastain (Polonius in "HMLT") as Amador, Sarah Davie as Libby, and Kendra Slack as Madam. "Carte Blanc" will be directed by Deborah Mangrum-Price. "Carte Blanc" was first produced at the Cabrini Repertory Theater in 2014.

Venue:
Producers' Club Theaters : 358 West 44th Street