Open: 05/13/16- Close: 05/28/16
Called “the ultimate satirist of the downtown New York social landscape,” by The New York Times, and “a wonderful performer” by The New Yorker, acclaimed writer and performer Mike Albo’s comedy Spermhood chronicles the year he spent trying to make a baby with his friends, a lesbian couple. Albo explores the insanity of modern digital dating, the reproductive industry, the lingering shadow of AIDS for gay men, and what it takes to be a father.
Dixon Place : 161A Chrystie Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run
STANDARD TOYKRAFT'S CARDBOARD ROBOT BATTLE, EPISODE V, DISNEY BUYS THE FRANCHISE|
A UNIQUE PUPPETRY EVENT
9 Contestants will build their own robot out of cardboard and packing tape. These are the only materials allowed!! They should paint and decorate their robots, but more importantly they create cardboard killing machines.
Robots should be of "vehicle" design, similar to the Mars Rover or other type machines. Contestants are not allowed to create humanoid robot costumes. No Robocops here! This will give an unfair advantage, and be more akin to the human sport known as "boxing".
The Cardbot Battle would not be complete without our celeb host, Ring Fembots, Inter-match shows, drink specials and so much more!
Standard Toykraft : 722 Metropolitan Avenue
Open: / / - Close: Open Run
TRU Annual Online Silent Auction|
Annual Online Silent Auction to support Theater Resources Unlimited. Nearly 100 great items – bidding ends Friday 11/3 at 9pm! Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) invites everyone to bid now in their annual online Silent Auction, featuring over 90 terrific items, including vacation packages, jewelry and a slew of tickets to Broadway and off-Broadway shows. You'll find an astonishing 72K in our silent and online auction worth of items, over 90 in all! Help TRU reach their 2015 fundraising goals, and grab yourself some great values. Visit http://www.biddingowl.com/TRU to view the items up for grabs including tickets to A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, On Your Feet, The Gin Game, Dames at Sea, The King and I, dozens of Off-Broadway shows, as well as fine jewelry, vacation packages, and much more! The auction ends on Friday, November 13th, 2015 at 9pm.
Theater Resources Unlimited/TRU Plays : 309 W. 104th Street, #1D
Open: 04/20/16- Close: 05/07/16
Thao’s Library is a multi-media play written and performed by Elizabeth Van Meter, with footage drawn from her own award-winning documentary of the same name. Van Meter’s discovery of a photograph propels her to rural Vietnam to meet a woman whose indomitable spirit inspires her to build a library.
Lion Theatre @ Theatre Row : 410 West 42nd Street
Open: 04/23/16- Close: 05/22/16
Another Sunday night shift. The smell of bread baking. The industrial thump, thump, thump of the machines that never stop. The ovens are cranked up to full blast, the factory is humming, and everyone wants to be somewhere else. But this shift is going to be different. Because when a crisis hits the factory, the men have more to lose than just their wages. Following the smash sell out production in London and UK tour, Richard Bean’s (One Man, Two Guvnors) hilarious and brilliantly observed play arrives in New York for a strictly limited Brits Off Broadway engagement.
TOAST, Richard Bean’s first major play, was originally produced at the Royal Court Theatre in 1999. The Snapdragon production marks the play’s the first major revival in London, and the Brits Off Broadway run marks its US premiere.
59E59 Theaters : 59 East 59th Street
Open: 05/06/16- Close: 05/15/16
Amas Musical Theatre’s (Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Producer) The Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy will present Urinetown: The Musical, a musical comedy with music and lyrics by Mark Hollman and book Greg Kotis about a dystopian future where water is worth its weight in gold. Winner of three Tony Awards, it is a side-splitting satire of greed, love and revolution…and musicals! Directed by Christopher Scott, with choreography by Monica Johnson and musical direction by Evan Alparone, the production will feature 24 members of “The Teen Academy.”
Theatre at the 14th Street Y : 344 East 14th Street
Open: 05/05/16- Close: 06/05/16
VILLAINOUS COMPANY: A CAPER FOR THREE WOMEN|
When Claire returns home from an afternoon of shopping, she discovers one of her packages is missing. Just as she is calling the store, an employee stops by to return the item, then manages to invite herself inside. Before long, larceny and trickery abound as the two women, soon joined by a third, compete in a suspenseful game of cat-and-mouse.
New Jersey Repertory Company : 179 Broadway
Open: 04/14/16- Close: 05/08/16
WHEN I WAS A GIRL I USED TO SCREAM AND SHOUT|
Embracing her Scottish culture and wit, Sharman Macdonald’s When I Was A Girl I Used To Scream and Shout is a bitingly funny, delicately crafted memory play, exploring the parallel growing pains of a mother and daughter. Set in 1983, the play takes a stripped and honest look at the relationship between childless, unmarried Fiona and her crisp, divorced mother Morag, with whom she is sharing a Scottish beach holiday. As the play unfolds we discover it was in the very same resort where at least a decade previously, the young Fiona struggling with an imposed view of religion and sexuality, deliberately got pregnant to prevent Morag's remarriage and her mother's one chance of happiness.
About the Company: Fallen Angel Theatre Company
Fallen Angel Theatre is a non-profit company based in New York committed to presenting the most outstanding
Clurman Theater (Theater Row) : 410 W 42nd St