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Open: 06/16/04- Close: 12/31/20 Sam Eaton's The Quantum Eye - Mentalism And Magic Show
Sam Eaton's entertaining and fascinating exploration of mentalism, magic, perception and deception, where extraordinary ability and humor blend with the audience to make for a unique performance every time. Join Sam on a interactive journey past the limits of possibility in a show that you will never forget.

Magician and Mentalist Sam Eaton has been dazzling New York audiences with his magic and mentalism show since 2006.  The show has proudly been awarded the world record as the longest-running one-man Off-Broadway magic show.

The show is sophisticated and family-friendly, but may not be visually entertaining for children under 7 years of age.

 

PRESS CLIPS:

"Amazing feats of memory, mental agility and apparent mental telepathy . . . Dazzling! Undeniably impressive!"
- New York Post

Venue:
Theatre 80 : 80 St. Marks Place
Open: 01/08/15- Close: 02/01/15 Swimming At The Ritz U.S. Premiere at NJ Rep
New Jersey Repertory Company, located at 179 Broadway in Long Branch, is proud to present the U.S. Premiere of Swimming at the Ritz by Charles Leipart, which is based on the real life events of socialite Pamela Churchill Hayward Harriman, who was appointed U.S. Ambassador to France in 1993 by President Bill Clinton.

She was dubbed the ultimate “party girl” among society’s elite, the last courtesan of her time. Living the idyllic life at the luxurious Ritz in Paris for years, Harriman, who was married to the son of Winston Churchill, among others, had no problem spending her step children’s inheritance on her extravagant lifestyle. But her step children had enough and conspired with their attorneys to shut her down.

Venue:
New Jersey Repertory Company : 179 Broadway
Open: 01/03/15- Close: 02/07/15 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. Now in its 7th smash season at the Soho Playhouse located in the heart of Manhattan nightlife!

“Greenberg’s mostly one man show is drawing crowds” – New York Times

“Outrageously funny” – Back Stage

“Will deliver laughs” – New York Post

“Kept a full house roaring” – NYTheatre.com

Venue:
Soho Playhouse : 15 Vandam Street
Open: 01/10/15- Close: 02/01/15 THE ACTUAL DANCE
An award-winning play, The Actual Dance is a beautiful love story--a graceful and inspiring journey through the uncharted waters of illness, where the resilience and power of the human heart ultimately perseveres.

When first noticing his wife at the age of sixteen, Sam could not predict the profound connection they would share—they are two halves of the same whole. In their 33rd year of marriage, that love was tested…and the ringing in Sam’s ear was not as one would expect, in fact it was an orchestra, playing the music of his life--The Actual Dance.

The show will feature live music composed and arranged by Music Director Eli Zoller, whose experience as a Music Director and

Venue:
Theatre Row Studio Theatre : 410 West 42nd Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run The Intimate World of Toshio Hosokawa
Perspectives Ensemble in co-operation with the Tenri Institute, 43 West 13th Street, presents The Intimate World of Toshio Hosokawa, Thursday, May 29, 2014, 8:30pm. Free Admission. This one-hour long concert-meditation of chamber music by Hosokawa, considered one of Japan's greatest living composers, also features performances by Shakuhachi player Ralph Samuelson and Japanese soprano Miwako Handa, a leading exponent of Hosokawa’s work, who will be traveling from Tokyo to perform with Perspectives Ensemble.

 

Venue:
Tenri Cultural Institute of New York : 43A West 13th St.
Open: 10/04/14- Close: 02/04/15 Thick
First Thursdays of the month beginning October 2, 2014 at 9PM at WOW Cafè in NYC’s East Village it's THICK... Good, sweet, and thick: juicy round voluptuous breasts packed in sequins nice and neat. THICK ain’t missing any meals and is proud of it! THICK is Hottentots and healthy-bodied boys grinding it with the heat turnt all the way up!

Venue:
WOW Cafe Theater : 59-61 East 4th St.
Open: 02/07/14- Close: Open Run Til Divorce Do Us Part: The Musical
 

Til Divorce Do Us Part: The Musical is an off Broadway musical comedy inspired by the true story of a Broadway producer's wife who was jilted by her husband after decades of marriage.  Determined to celebrate a new chapter in her life, she turns to her wickedly witty friends, who together, sing, dance and laugh their way through the ripple effects of divorce and self discovery. 

 

Venue:
DR2 Theatre : 103 East 15th Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run TO DREAM
Writing/Visual Theatre Presents

TO DREAM

A Series of Original Short Presentations

By Upcoming Talented Playwrights

The Dixon Place

161A Christie Street

Delancey & Rivington Streets

 

Sunday, February 01, 2014

3:00 PM

FREE ADMISSION

Arrive Early for Best Seats

Reception to Follow

Available Bar

 

Directions:

Bus;

M15 Select or local to Houston St

Follow Allen St

Venue:
Dixon Place : 161A Chrystie Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run To Dream
A Series of Original Short Plays

By Upcoming Playwrights

Featuring:

The Rise and Fall of Communication

By Jesse Marsh

The Dixon Place

161A Christie Street

Delancey & Rivington Streets

Sunday, February 01, 2015

3:00 PM

FREE ADMISSION

Arrive Early for Best Seats

Reception to Follow

Directions:

Bus; M15 Select or local to Houston St

Follow Allen St downtown Right onto Rivington St

Left onto Christie St F Train; Use HopStop.com

About the Company: Concrete Temple Theatre

Venue:
Dixon Place : 161A Chrystie Street
Open: 01/09/15- Close: 01/31/15 VILLAINOUS COMPANY
Shopping just got a whole lot more dangerous!

Rachel Reiner Productions will present the World Premiere of Victor L. Cahn’s Villainous Company, directed by Eric Parness. The show will begin performances on January 9, and open on Monday, January 12  running through January 31, 2015 at Theatre Row’s Clurman Theatre (410 West 42 Street). Tickets are $19.25 (including a $1.25 theatre restoration charge) and can be purchased at www.Telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200.

Claire returns from an afternoon of shopping and discovers that one of her packages is missing.

Venue:
Clurman Theater (Theater Row) : 410 W 42nd St
Open: 01/15/15- Close: 01/31/15 WYOMING
The Tuttle family’s past is not to be discussed. But when their estranged and silent brother is spotted at a hometown diner twenty years after a confounding childhood crime, buried memories and unspoken bounties hatch one boozy, plotting Thanksgiving. At the edge of Wyoming’s wilderness, the family herd must stick together or teeter towards the way of the buffalo. 

Theater for the New City (Crystal Field, Executive Director) will present Lesser America’s World Premiere of Brian Watkins’ (My Daughter Keeps Our Hammer with The Flea) family drama Wyoming, January 15-31 at Theater for the New City (155 1st Avenue between 9th and 10th Street).

Venue:
Theater For The New City : 155 First Avenue