Open: 09/03/16- Close: 12/03/16
TED GREENBERG'S THE COMPLETE PERFORMER|
Letterman Emmy-winner Ted Greenberg performs his hit Off-Broadway comedy show and then whisks a lucky audience group home in a New York City taxi driven by Greenberg himself.
"Outrageously funny." -Back Stage
"Greenberg's mostly one-man show is drawing crowds. A definite off center Letterman skit quality. Goes by both fast and enjoyably." -New York Times
"Kept a full house roaring." - NYTheatre.com
Now in its 8th Smash Season!
Soho Playhouse : 15 Vandam Street
Open: 09/19/16- Close: 12/11/16
That Golden Girls Show! - A Puppet Parody|
Set in that sassy Miami house in 1985, 'That Golden Girls Show!' is a brand new show that parodies classic Golden Girls moments - with puppets! Get set for an evening of cheesecake, laughter, jazzercise, shoulder pads, sex, and the elegant art of the quick-witted put down.
From Sophia's get-rich-quick schemes, to Rose's tales from St Olaf, Blanche's insatiable hunt for men and the Fountain of Youth, to Dorothy's daily struggle to make sense of her life, manage her roommates all the while fending off a certain, pesky ex-husband, once and for all. Devoted fans will fondly remember our four girls from Miami, and for the first-timers, this will be a joyful introduction to the brilliance of that television series.
DR2 Theatre : 103 East 15th Street
Open: 10/30/16- Close: 10/30/16
The Halloween Tree|
In Ray Bradbury’s The Halloween Tree, a group children set out to go trick-or-treating on Halloween, only to discover that their friend, Pipkin, has been whisked away on a journey that could determine whether he lives or dies. With the help of a mysterious character named Carapace Clavicle Moundshroud, they pursue their friend across time and space through Ancient Egyptian, Ancient Greek, and Roman cultures, Celtic Druidism, Notre Dame Cathedral in Medieval Paris, and The Day of the Dead in Mexico. Along the way, they learn the origins of the holiday that they celebrate, and the role that the fear of death, spooks, and the haunts has played in shaping civilization. The Halloween Tree itself, with its many branches laden with jack-o'-lanterns, serves as a metaphor for the historical confluence of these traditions.
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Cen : 129 W. 67th Street, New York, NY 10023
Open: 10/19/16- Close: 11/19/16
THE MOTHERF**KER WITH THE HAT|
T. Schreiber Theatre (TST) celebrates its 48th Anniversary with the first play of their 2016-17 Season, The Motherf**ker with the Hat by Stephen Adly Guirgis. The production is the first New York revival of the play since the Broadway run in 2011. Playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 2015 for his play Between Riverside and Crazy and co-created the hit Netflix series The Get Down with Baz Luhrmann.
The Motherf**ker with the Hat is directed by TST Artistic Director Peter Jensen whose production of Balm in Gilead, won a 2011 New York Innovative Theatre Award for Outstanding Production of a Play. Producing Director Halle Morse produces the show.
T. Schreiber Studio Theatre : 151 West 26th Street, 7th Floor
Open: 10/20/16- Close: 11/05/16
THE PUMPKIN PIE SHOW: STUMP SPEECHES|
Writer/performer Clay McLeod Chapman believes in America. What it once was. What it can be again. And to make our nation great, everybody’s got to make sacrifices. Ancient sacrifices. In honor of the election year, the 19th season of The Pumpkin Pie Show praises politics with ballot-shredding tales of witch-hunting in the White House, interdimensional orgies in the Lincoln bedroom, draw-and-quartering Occupy protestors, and good ol’ fashioned mudslinging.
The Pumpkin Pie Show: Stump Speeches will be performed by Clay McLeod Chapman (Commencement and Hostage Song; The Boy at SXSW 2015; The Tribe Trilogy with Disney; The Amazing Spider-Man with Marvel Comics), Hanna Cheek (Mac Rogers’ Universal Robots and
Under St. Marks : 94 St. Mark's Place
Open: 10/20/16- Close: 11/05/16
THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI|
The play (from 1941) that predicted Trump, written by German playwright Bertolt Brecht. In this election year, Arturo Ui is ripped from the headlines as a brash outsider with no political experience runs for office, takes over a party and rises to power. Featuring eight actors playing over forty roles and a non-traditional space, the plays takes audiences on a theatrical roller coaster ride that rivals the best CNN has to offer.
The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui is a play about a demagogue coming to power in a democratic state. Any resemblance to living persons is entirely coincidental. Written by Bertolt Brecht in 1941, Arturo is simultaneously a satirical explanation of the rise of nationalism in Germany and a warning against allowing the events of the 1930s to repeat themselves.
Cave at St. George's : 209 East 16th Street
Open: 09/11/16- Close: 05/07/17
The Theater at the 14th Street Y Announces its 2016-2017 Season: Dance, Theater, & LABA Series|
The Theater at the 14th Street Y
Announces its 2016-2017 Season:
Dance, Theater, & LABA Series
$14at14Y Flex Pass now on sale!
NEW YORK – The Theater at the 14th Street Y brings a new lens to the downtown performing arts scene with its exciting and diverse curated Theater, Dance, and LABA Series for the 2016-2017 Season. Through partnerships with each of the shows, the 14th Street Y embraces the NYC artist community to bring audiences a wide range of experiences.
14th Street Y Theater : 344 E 14th Street
Open: 10/30/16- Close: 10/30/16
Theater Resources Unlimited presents Writer-Producer Speed Date: The Art of the Pitch|
Theater Resources Unlimited
Writer-Producer Speed Date:
The Art of the Pitch
Sunday, October 30, 2016 from 5:30pm-10:30pm
Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) presents Writer-Producer Speed Date: The Art of the Pitch on Sunday, October 30, 2016 from 5:30pm to 10:30pm at NOLA, 250 W. 54th St., 11th fl., NYC. Participants will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with commercial and not-for-profit producers. To apply, visit http://truonline.org/events/speed-date/ and email application to TRUStaff1@gmail.com. If accepted, there is a fee of $75 for non-members, $65 for TRU members.
NOLA Studios : 250 W. 54th St.
Open: 10/26/16- Close: 10/31/16
VANGELINE THEATER presents the New York Premiere of BUTOH BEETHOVEN|
After a triumphant international tour, Vangeline Theater presents the New York Premiere of BUTOH BEETHOVEN: ECLIPSE (Admiring Tatsumi Hijikata), on October 26-31, 2016 at 8pm at The Producer's Club, Royal Theater, 358 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036. New York Butoh star Vangeline conjures the ghosts of two passionate giants — Tatsumi Hijikata, founder of Butoh, and composer Ludwig van Beethoven in this hypnotic, electrifying and award-winning solo performance.
Royal Theater at Producers Club : 358 West 44th St. at 9th Ave.
Open: 09/28/16- Close: 11/16/16
Wild Women Of Planet Wongo|
New York: The 60s sci-fi immersive musical comedy Wild Women of Planet Wongo, a wacky B-movie inspired sci-fi comedy about two astronauts that land on a planet of beautiful warrior women who have never seen men, is returning to New York after its successful Brooklyn run last year. Presented by Not Too Fancy Productions, LLC, Performances will begin at Parkside Lounge (317 East Houston) on Wednesday, September 28 at 8pm and run each Wednesday through November 16, 2016. Tickets are $35 (which include a Wicked Wongotini) and can be purchased by visiting www.PlanetWongo.com or by calling 866.811.4111.
Parkside Lounge : 317 E. HOUSTON ST