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Open: 07/02/15- Close: 07/19/15 ARABERLIN
New York, NY – Horizon Theatre Rep (Rafael De Mussa, Artistic Director), the New York theater company dedicated to presenting seldom-produced masterpieces of world theatre, will stage the U.S. Premiere of Araberlin, a play about identity, by Tunisian playwright and actress Jalila Baccar at The 4th Street Theatre (83 East 4th Street – between 2nd Avenue & Bowery). Performances will begin on Thursday, July 2nd. Opening Night is set for Friday, July 3rd at 8pm. Performances will continue through July 19th.

When Mokhtar, an architecture student, disappears without a trace, his family and friends discover that he is suspected of belonging to a terrorist organization.

Venue:
4th Street Theatre : 83 East 4th Street
Open: 07/24/15- Close: 08/02/15 BUTCHER HOLLER HERE WE COME
1973, West Virginia. Following a cave collapse, 5 coal miners struggle to survive the dwindling supply of oxygen, the lack of food and water, the unravelling sense of passing time, and, even more threatening, their own competing natures. Brutally weaving through family histories, complicated friendships, crooked politics, childhood visions, audacious hopes, eerie dreams, criminal addictions, and fervent spirituality in this run-of-the-mill Appalachian community, Butcher Holler Here We Come is a descent into the male psyche-in-crisis where secret desires, carnal urges, and hidden memories come boiling to the surface in a primitive territory of Earth that mirrors the subliminal mind.

Butcher Holler Here We Come is immersively staged with the audience surrounding the actors and the performance is lit entirely by the

Venue:
Tank at Chashama : 208 West 37th Street
Open: 06/20/15- Close: 06/21/15 FOREVER POPPY
Forever Poppy by José Cruz González is a lyrical and magical story about a young girl of mixed heritage who encounters a village of elders in a forest along the Lost Coast that mysteriously perform Shakespeare plays at night to no one. Forever risks her life to solve this great mystery and the timeless connection these elders have to William Shakespeare, while being pursued by villains trying to stop her. In the end, Forever discovers the importance of family, friends, and place.  This play is appropriate for ages 9 and up.


About the Company: New Plays for Young Audiences

Based in the Program in Educational Theatre at New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New Plays for Young Audiences is an annual summer play development series located in the historic Provincetown Playhouse.

Venue:
Provincetown Playhouse : 133 MacDougal Street
Open: 10/08/15- Close: 10/24/15 MACBETH (OF THE OPPRESSED)
Set in the near future, the days of political correctness have forced a prudish Queen Duncan to employ generals of all races and sexual orientations into her army. Yet these times are still filled with the nepotism and prejudices of the past and General Macbeth struggles to be seen just as competent as his straight counterparts, but with the conviction and support of his husband and the predictions of greatness and power bestowed upon him by a trio of enslaved minority witches, he goes down a dangerous path of betrayal, greed and murder. 


About the Company: Fab Marquee Productions

Antonio Miniño's FMP is a creative development company producing irresistibly visceral, visual and literary experiences.

 

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Venue:
The Theater at the 14th Street Y : 344 East 14th Street (between 1st a
Open: 06/13/15- Close: 06/14/15 NADINE€™S COLORING BOOK
In Nadine’s Coloring Book by Ashley Laverty, after eleven-year old Nadine witnesses her father’s fatal car accident, she refuses to speak to anyone. Her mom is worried, her older sister is frustrated, and her friends think she is weird. Unbeknownst to them all, Nadine finds her voice in the imaginary world of her coloring book, where her father is alive and she is happy once again. Ultimately, not everything is as it seems and Nadine must decide if she will accept the truth or stay in her coloring book world forever.  This play is appropriate for ages 8 and up.


About the Company: New Plays for Young Audiences

Based in the Program in Educational Theatre at New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, New Plays for Young Audiences is an annual summer play development series located in the historic

Venue:
Provincetown Playhouse : 133 MacDougal Street
Open: 06/13/15- Close: 06/13/15 New York Theatre Ballet’s BALLET SCHOOL NY Begins 2014-15 Dance Classes in New Home
Ballet School NY, the official training school of New York Theatre Ballet, will begin 2014-15 Dance Classes on September 15, 2014 at its new home at St. Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery at 131 East 10th Street. Registration for the 2014-2015 School Year is now open.   For registration and more information, visit http://nytb.org/ballet-school-ny/2014-2015-information.

 

The fall session will include an expanded schedule of classes in both the Children’s and Adult Divisions.  NYTB is looking forward to becoming an active member of the vibrant St. Mark’s Community, offering open rehearsals and in-house performances.

Venue:
New York Theatre Ballet : 131 E 10th St.
Open: 06/25/15- Close: 07/19/15 WENDIE MALICK & GARY COLE IN CLOSURE AT NJ REP JUNE 25 - JULY 19 FOR A LIMITED ENGAGEMENT
New Jersey Repertory Company, located at 179 Broadway in Long Branch, is thrilled to announce the World Premiere of Closure by Richard Dresser. Previews begin June 25 and will run through July 19 for a limited engagement.

 

When Jane and Peter’s daughter mysteriously disappears while on spring break, Detective Roy Hadley steps-in to save the day, but the Detective may have plans of his own, complicating this intriguing drama set on an exotic tropical Caribbean isle.

 

The cast includes: Wendie Malick of TV Land’s Hot in Cleveland and Just Shoot Me and Gary Cole of Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, HBO’s Entourage and Veep as well as the cult classics Office Space and Pineapple Express.

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New Jersey Repertory Company : 179 Broadway