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Open: / / - Close: Open Run Christmas Americana
Two Classic Tales of Christmas in America

Love Creek invites you to join them in celebrating Christmas American-style and our gift to you are two plays.  

The first, Where the Snowflakes Bloom is by Love Creek founder Le Wilhelm.  This is only one of Le's many Holiday plays, but always especially poingant and moving.  On a very cold Christmas Eve the nightwatchman at a New York office building must make a choice between helping two homeless women stay warm, or losing his job.

Also

We are very proud to present The Long Christmas Dinner by Thornton Wilder.  Time moves by in blinks of the eyes for the Bayard family as Christmas dinners come and go and come and go for 90 years.

Venue:
Beckmann Theater : 314 West 54th Street
Open: 02/17/18- Close: Open Run Don't Touch the Foot
The top young stand-up comics in New York perform their unique acts, while veterans from shows such as "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" and "Last Comic Standing" headline.
Venue:
Sargent Theatre : 314 West 54th Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run GOD LIKES YOU
August has put together a support group for sinners. Sessions are open to anyone who identifies as a sinner or is concerned for the cleanliness of their immortal soul. Come join the circle where you can share your shame free from worldly judgement. Light refreshments provided.

Part of SMALL PLAYS FOR GIANTS, a 5 play series of highly interactive solo performances, God Likes You is a play about belief and the fragile line between devotion and obsession. Inspired by the Confessions of St. Augustine. Performed at The Tank on April 17th and 19th at 9:30pm, April 27th and 28th at 7pm. 


About the Company: WalkUpArts

WalkUpArts creates living works.  We explore the audience-artist relationship through multi-disciplinary, intimate, and communal experiences.

Venue:
Tank at Chashama : 208 West 37th Street
Open: 03/26/18- Close: 02/28/19 Goldstein
GOLDSTEIN, the highly anticipated new musical about family, begins performances on March 26th  at the Actors Temple Theatre (339 West 47 St -between 8th and 9th Avenues). Michael Riedel NYPost said, “Like Rags mixed with a touch of Fiddler on the Roof, keep your eye on Goldstein.” Music and Lyrics are by Michael Roberts with a book by Charles Schulman.  The production is directed by Brad Rouse with musical staging by Sara O’ Gleby. Tickets are $79 and are available by visiting www.Goldsteinmusical.com  or by calling (212) 239-6200.

Louis Goldstein has written a tell-all family memoir. The book is a best-seller.

Venue:
Actor's Temple Theater : 339 West 47th Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run ISSEI, HE SAY (OR "THE MYTH OF THE FIRST")
Issei, He Say

World Premiere by Chloé Hung.

Directed by Lisa James

Winner of an Edgerton New Play Award. 

April 19 - May 20, 2018.

Thursdays, Fridays 8:00; Saturdays at 3pm and 8pm; Sundays at 2pm.

Directed by Lisa James and starring  Stan Egi, Kathleen KwanFenton LiChristina LiangIssei, He Say is a story about family, told with humor and pathos, about being the first

Venue:
New Jersey Repertory Company : 179 Broadway
Open: / / - Close: Open Run LABA at The 14th Street Y presents LABAlive WAR & PEACE: ONE
LABA at The 14th

Street Y

presents

LABAlive WAR & PEACE: ONE

March 22, 2018, 7:30pm

 

LABA presents LABAlive WAR & PEACE: ONE, an evening of theater works-in-progress by current fellows on March 22, 2018 at 7:30pm at The Theater at the 14th Street Y, 344 E. 14th Street, New York, NY 10003. Tickets are $20 and are available at

Venue:
14th Street Y Theater : 344 E 14th Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run LABA: A Laboratory for Jewish Culture at the 14th Street Y presents DRUNK A Night of Art, Drinking,
LABA: A Laboratory for Jewish Culture at the 14th Street Y

presents

DRUNK

A Night of Art, Drinking, and Torah

Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 7:30pm

The Theater at the 14th St Y

 

Eat your bread with joy, and drink your wine with a merry heart,
for God has already accepted your deeds
. Kohelet 9:7

 

Venue:
14th Street Y Theater : 344 E 14th Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run LADY WITH A LAPDOG, WITH JOKES AND A HAPPY ENDING
After a sold-out run of The Master and Margarita, acclaimed director Aleksey Burago and The Russian Arts Theater and Studio returns with Lady With a Lapdog, With Jokes and a Happy Ending, a heart-warming, larger-than-life comedy celebrating the short stories of Anton Chekhov.

While vacationing alone in the Crimean sea resort of Yalta, a Moscow playboy quickly finds himself having another affair—this time with a married woman who wanders along the shore with her pet dog. However, their lives are soon uprooted as they realize they have found true love. Interwoven around their romance are ten of Chekhov’s most colorful anecdotes, including Fish, Death of a Government Clerk, Confessions, A Chorus Girl, Overspiced, A Little Joke, Daughter of Albion, Surgery, Elements Most Found in Short Stories, A Happy Ending

Venue:
Theater For The New City : 155 First Avenue
Open: 05/30/18- Close: 09/02/18 LITTLE ROCK
Little Rock tells the riveting true story of the Little Rock Nine, the first black students to attend their city’s formerly segregated central high school three years after the Brown vs. Board of Education Supreme Court decision ruled separating students based on race was unconstitutional. What began as their quest for a better education soon became a national crisis, igniting the passions of a divided country and sparking a historic fight for justice in the Jim Crow south. On the cusp of the Civil Rights movement, a changing world watched as these nine children from Arkansas battled for their rights, armed with only a book and pencil. At once harrowing and hopeful, Little Rock brings urgently to life The Nine’s untold personal stories of challenge and

Venue:
Sheen Center for Thought & Culture : 18 Bleecker Street
Open: 05/12/18- Close: Open Run Mary, Like a Virgin: a divine musical experience
After 2000 years of praise, idolization and expectation the girlfriend of God and the mother of Christ is ready to tell her side of the story. Mary, Like a Virgin is a 90-minute tell-all confession by the Virgin Mary herself in an evening of forgiveness, family values and a flawless figure. Through song and story, both legend and perceived reality, Mary shares the sometimes hazy details of her relationship with God, her adventures with Joseph, the deliverance of Christ, the aftermath of his death, her struggle with eating disorders, and a life in show business. Usually blunt, always funny and sometimes inappropriate, Mary is a tour de force now forced to tour. Her music surpasses genre and decade as her repertoire includes pop, rock, musical theatre and rap.
Venue:
Clearview Cinemas : 260 West 23rd Street (b/w 7th and 8
Open: 04/14/18- Close: Open Run Men
Guy, Jules & Crazy Bob find themselves trapped in the most important hour of their lives as they struggle to define who they are, what they have done, and the type of MEN they will become when it is all over. Strangely lorded over by the disembodied female voice of Haizel, and the terrifying approach of the ‘end', so begins a wildly energetic and often dangerous romp through the dark side of masculinity and beyond...
Venue:
The Shabazz Center : 3940 Broadway
Open: 05/16/18- Close: 07/26/18 MOLASSESIN JANUARY
"Molasses in January" is a charming historical fiction musical that is fun for the whole family, ages 8 and up.  Performances are every WED, THURS at 7:30 and SAT at 5. Call Theater Center at 212 921-7862 for tickets, location of theater is 210 West 50th St New York." Molasses in January", tells of struggling Italian immigrants who are literally swept up in the Boston Molasses disaster of 1919. The play is similar to "Fiddler on the Roof". "Molasses in January" is done in a traditional Broadway musical songbook style. A fun time for the whole family  www.molassesinjanuary.net  

Venue:
Theater Center : 1627 Broadway
Open: 02/18/18- Close: Open Run Never Norman Rockwell
 An All-American Bromance!

Dan and Shelly are getting married, and in the morning-after haze of the bachelor party, Dan’s roommate Jack drops a bombshell – he’s gay! Or maybe he’s bi, Jack’s a bit murky on the details, except when he’s not.

Dan wonders what this says about their friendship and why did Jack reveal it now? It turns out Jack's new boyfriend is the Bride-To-Be's brother Mark! There's Red Bull and Apple Jacks, Saturday Golf with the Fathers, and even a pre-nup pregnancy that make this a post-modern, screwball comedy about friends and the family we choose.

Venue:
Metropolitan Church Of Christ(MCCNY) : 446 W. 36th Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER
A woman's got to do what woman's got to do.

 

Love Creek is proud to present

She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith

The classical comedy of disguise, misunderstandings, and practical jokes that has be cracking up audiences for over two hundred years.  Miss Hardcastle, faced with suitor who is too shy to look her in the face, must stoop to being a maid just to have conversation with her intended. Missing jewels, mistaken identities and outright lies confuse all until a very happy ending.

Venue:
Beckmann Theater : 314 West 54th Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run Smugbug Productions announces FĂĽkitt Clothing as Clothing Sponsor for The Eleventh Hour!
Smugbug Productions

announces

Fükitt Clothing

as Clothing Sponsor for

The Eleventh Hour!

 

Smugbug Productions announces More Information »

Venue:
Town Stages : 221 W Broadway, New York, NY 10013
Open: / / - Close: Open Run Smugbug Productions presents the New York Premiere of The Eleventh Hour! a new rock musical comedy b
Smugbug Productions presents

the New York Premiere of

The Eleventh Hour!

a new rock musical comedy by David Seamon

Through June 27, 2018

at Town Stages, 221 West Broadway, NYC

 

Venue:
Town Stages : 221 W Broadway, New York, NY 10013
Open: / / - Close: Open Run The Seeing Place Theater presents The Whistleblower Series: The People VS. Antigone
The Seeing Place Theater
presents

The Whistleblower Series: The People VS. Antigone

and two other plays in repertory:

I Am My Own Wife, and My Name is Rachel Corrie

April 21 – May 13, 2018

at The Paradise Factory

 

Venue:
Paradise Factory : 64 East 4th Street
Open: 03/12/18- Close: 12/30/18 THE STONE WITCH
Extraordinary art must be tamed. Simon Grindberg is the world’s most illustrious children’s book writer and illustrator —but his next masterpiece is a decade overdue. Peter Chandler is a starving artist with unparalleled potential—but he doesn’t yet know his own value. The two men are thrown together by Clair Forlorni, an ambitious editor who hopes Peter’s youthful exuberance can unleash Simon’s aging genius for one final story. But creativity comes at a cost.  The Stone Witch is a wondrous, hopeful and heartbreaking new play where imagination runs wild. The world premiere production of The Stone Witch was produced at The Berkshire Theatre Group in association with Darlene Kaplan Entertainment and Brierpatch Productions in 2016

Venue:
Westside Theatre : 407 West 43rd
Open: / / - Close: Open Run Town Stages announces The Grand Opening
Town Stages

announces

The Grand Opening

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from 6pm-11pm

221 West Broadway, NYC

 

Town Stages announces the Grand Opening Party on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from 6pm-11pm at Town Stages, 221 West Broadway, NYC. For more information, visit http://townstages.com/box-office/.

 

Town Stages, a beautiful event venue, cultural arts space and cocktail bar, presents a Grand Opening celebration hosted by TOWN's dynamic bar director Joanna Carpenter, whose delicious and finely crafted cocktails are the perfect pairing with this gorgeous Tribeca location.

Venue:
Town Stages : 221 W Broadway, New York, NY 10013
Open: 01/08/18- Close: 07/29/18 Works & Process, the Performing-Arts Series at the Guggenheim, Announces Spring 2018 Season
Works & Process, the Performing-Arts Series at the

Guggenheim, Announces Spring 2018 Season

 

Highlights:

- Commissions by Ryan McNamara, Jodi Melnick, and Reid Bartelme and Harriet Jung

- Music of Golden Globe Award-winning series Mozart in the Jungle

- Behind the scenes access to Carousel, Jerry Springer-The Opera,and Reasons to Be Pretty Happy

- American Ballet Theatre, Jacob's Pillow, Nederlands Dans Theater, and Washington Ballet previews

- Breaking Bread with Balanchine on Russian Easter with Meryl Rosofsky and New York City Ballet dancers

 

"An exceptional opportunity to understand something of the creative process"

-The New York Times

 

Venue:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum : 1071 Fifth Avenue
Open: / / - Close: Open Run X Plus One: The Improvised 1940s Sci-Fi/Comedy Radio Show
Are you a fan of The Thrilling Adventure Hour? Then you’ll love X Plus One, improvised 1940s science-fiction radio at its finest! Journey back in time to the Golden Age of Radio, when our heroes fought bravely against atomic saucers, ray guns, and metal men with their American can-do spirit!

Our all-star rotating cast features Jonathan Desley, Lou Fernandez, Matt Giroveanu, Geoff Grimwood, Austin Sanders, Jeff Scherer, and Rachel Scherer, with the excellent David Armstrong on announcements, Foley, and music direction. 

Venue:
People's Improv Theater (The PIT)" : 123 E 24th (btwn Park and Lex)
Open: / / - Close: Open Run ODYSSEUS TIED TO THE MAST
Odysseus is determined to hear the sirens song. He needs the audiences help to ensure he wont jump to his death. odysseus tied to the masT is a play about the drive for immortality and the desire to control our own legacies. Can the blood-soaked Odysseus survive the experience of absolute beauty, and if he does, will he finally feel clean enough to return home?


About the Company: WalkUpArts

WalkUpArts creates living works.  We explore the audience-artist relationship through multi-disciplinary, intimate, and communal experiences.  With an intent towards maintaining a social-consciousness, we engage with audiences through new works and original adaptations of classics.

In pursuit of our mission, WalkUpArts is determined to:

Venue:
Tank @ 36th Street : 312 West 36th Street