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Open: 04/07/18- Close: 06/23/18 Brooklyn Music School announces registration for the Musical Theater Program - Spring 2018
Brooklyn Music School

announces registration for the

Musical Theater Program - Spring 2018

Saturdays, April 7 - June 23, 2018 from 2pm-4pm

 

Brooklyn Music School (BMS) announces open registration for their Spring 2018 Musical Theater Program for children ages 6-13. The program culminates in a final performance of To Dream A World on June 23, 2018 at 3pm.

 

Venue:
Brooklyn Music School Playhouse : 126 Saint Felix Street
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: 04/25/18- Close: 06/14/18 GYPSY DANGER PRESENTS: STRAIGHT TO VIDEO
After several years as a headlining house team at The PIT, Gypsy Danger is bringing their unique brand of improv to The Tank

Based on a suggestion from the audience, a spin of their “Wheel of Genres,” and utilizing the tropes and cliches of Hollywood, Gypsy Danger will improvise a never-before-seen movie!  Possibilities include a traditional romantic comedy, a lakeside slasher horror, a bleak Southern Gothic drama or anything in between!


About the Company: Gypsy Danger

Gypsy Danger specializes in fully committed spontaneously created live on stage movies.  With the help of an audience suggestion and a spin on their Wheel of Genres you never know what will happen.

Venue:
Tank @ 36th Street : 312 West 36th 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: 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: 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: 04/18/18- Close: 06/09/18 RANDY WRITES A NOVEL
After being married, divorced, arrested, kidnapped and thrown from a moving hovercraft, occasionally sober entertainer Randy has just written his first novel and he wants to share a staged reading of it with you. Cursed with stage fright, he begins rambling and ends up sharing a memorable – and very funny, not to mention very adult –  discourse on everything from Buddhist thought to the wisdom of McDonald’s home delivery service to whether Hemingway’s artistic genius was enough to compensates for him being a terrible human being. Randy may share the complexion of Barney the Dinosaur, but RANDY WRITES A NOVEL promises to leave you questioning the meaning of life.

“An amusing, profanity-laden existential crisis.” Time Out NY

Venue:
Theatre Row Theatre : 432 West 42nd 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 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: 08/28/17- Close: 05/31/18 The Theater at the 14th Street Y Announces 2017-2018 Season
The Theater at the 14th

Street Y

Announces 2017-2018 Season

 

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 with their 2017-2018 Season.

 

Each year, the company presents a provocative season of theater and dance from independent New York artists in dialogue with the residency program of LABA: A Laboratory for Jewish Culture. The goal is to provide a big picture narrative focused on social awareness and change that transcends cultures and borders.

Venue:
14th Street Y Theater : 344 E 14th Street
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)