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Open: 04/08/15- Close: 04/19/15 RED NOSES
Faced with the hopeless devastation of the black plague in 1300s France, a desperate monk hits upon his sacred crusade: Let them die laughing! That is, in a nutshell, the plot of Peter Barnes' utterly brilliant 1978 play, Red Noses, first produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1985. This Olivier winner is now set in modern day NYC with contemporary music.

The production stars Michael Abourizk, Galia Backal, Margaret Baker, Jessica Bathurst, Diana Benigno, Colin Buckingham, Felicia Castaldo, Christina Cornevin, Anouk Dutruit, Ava Eades, Milton Elliott*, Michael Gnat*, Dane Guiffre, James Harter*, Coutrney

Venue:
Secret Theatre : 4402 23rd Street
Open: / / - Close: Open Run RHINOCEROS
April 10th – April 25th, 2015

at

The Gene Frankel Theatre

24 Bond Street, New York, NY 10012

 

An Absurdist Journey Of Transformation & Identity


A small peaceful town in provincial France has a big problem. A pair of rhinoceroses has just arrived and they are tearing up the neighborhood! What is even more bizarre is that these are not ordinary rhinoceroses but people who have been victims of "rhinoceritis." Or is it something else entirely? Why are people really turning into rhinoceroses and what is Ionesco trying to tell us about society?

 

Venue:
Gene Frankel Theatre : 24 Bond St.
Open: / / - Close: Open Run Rise And Fall
RISE AND FALL, a weekly punk-speed bacchanalian party-show, hosted by People Lounge in Manhattan’s lower east side is proudly presented by BREAD Arts Collective

RISE AND FALL is the story of Jimmy Gallagher and his band of believers who discover a new kind of society that allows them “to do whatever the f*** they want” -- as long as they have the money. RISE AND FALL rocks out with original music that’s sure to surprise your mind, body and spirit. Enjoy the freedom and fun at an all-out evening of theater that will leave you wondering: Is a person’s will more powerful than a hurricane?

Performances run weekly on Sunday nights beginning March 1st - April 19th (with the exception of a Monday April 6th performance) at People Kitchen and Lounge, 163 Allen Street NY, NY. Doors open at 7:30pm, show at 8:00.

Venue:
People Kitchen and Lounge : 163 Allen St
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: 03/10/15- Close: 04/11/15 SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS
In the overwhelming quiet of the woods, six runaways from city life embark on a silent retreat. As these strangers confront internal demons both profound and absurd, their vows of silence collide with the achingly human need to connect. Filled with awkward humor, this strange and compassionate new play asks how we address life’s biggest questions when words fail us.

 

LIMITED ENGAGEMENT!

March 10 - April 11

Monday - Wednesday @ 7PM; Thursday - Saturday @ 8PM

 

Featuring

Venue:
Ars Nova : 511 West 54th Street
Open: 03/26/15- Close: 04/04/15 THE ANGELS OF MONS
500 years ago the immortal words of Henry V coursed over the fields of Agincourt and won the hearts of his people. 100 years ago his legend kept the British spirit alive as the shells of WWI ripped through the fields of Europe. Today we tell that story of how a band o​f soldiers came together to battle the Germans, the dark, and their own worst nightmares. 

FRIGID New York @ Horse Trade will present March Forth Productions World Premiere of The Angels of Mons, a historical drama by Eric Webb, directed and conceived by Laura Archer. The production will run March 26-April 4 at UNDER St. Marks (94 St. Marks Place between 1st Avenue and Avenue A) with performances Thursday through Saturday at 7pm with an additional performance on Wednesday, April 1 at 7pm.Tickets ($18; $15 students) may be purchased in advance at www.horseTRADE.info.

Venue:
Under St. Marks : 94 St. Mark's Place
Open: 04/09/15- Close: 04/09/15 THE GEORGE POLK AWARDS PRESENTS: THE DAVID J. STEINBERG SEMINAR: DANGEROUS LINES: CARTOONIST AND OTH
Thursday | April 9, 2015 | 5PM to 6:30PM (Reception)
6:30PM to 8PM (Panel Discussion)

Panelists Gary Trudeau (Doonesbury), Jules Feiffer (Feiffer), and Django Gold (The Onion) discuss the role of comics and satire in light of the recent Paris terrorist attacks with George Polk curator and moderator Ron Rosenbaum

The George Polk Awards are conferred annually to honor special achievement in journalism. They were established by Long Island University in 1949 to commemorate Polk, a CBS correspondent murdered the year before while covering the Greek civil war - www.liu.edu/polk
 


About the Company: Kumble Theater

      

Venue:
Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts : 1 University Plaza
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: 03/22/15- Close: 03/29/15 The Tallest Tree in the Forest
BAM presents The Tallest Tree in the Forest, Daniel Beaty’s one-man  show about Paul Robeson, Mar 22—29.  Daniel Beaty gives a tour-de-force performance, playing up to 40 characters in The Tallest Tree in the Forest, a solo play, which he also wrote. It tells the life story of Paul Robeson, a towering figure among our nation’s prominent African-Americans. Renowned director Moisés Kaufman returns to BAM (The Laramie Project, 2013 Winter/Spring) to direct this show which has delighted and enlightened audiences from Kansas City, to LA, La Jolla, and Washington, DC. For ticket information, call BAM Ticket Services at 718.636.4100, or visit BAM.org.

 

Born in New Jersey to a father who was a freed slave, Robeson (1898—1976) rose from humble beginnings to become a Broadway star and international celebrity.

Venue:
BAM Harvey Theater : 651 Fulton Street
Open: 03/12/15- Close: 03/28/15 THE TUTORS
While struggling to keep their dream of creating the next social media revolution afloat, Heidi, Toby, and Joe still have to make rent. But between tutoring manipulative Prep School Elite and editing application essays online, the boundary between distant professionalism and personal responsibility begins to blur. The Tutors offers a funny and touching look at the terror of hating where you are, knowing where you want to be, and not having a clue how to get there.

After successful runs of The Understudy and The Drunken City, Battalion Theatre returns to The Kraine with Erica Lipez's The TutorsMore Information »

Venue:
The Kraine Theater : 85 E. 4th Street
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
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: / / - 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: 03/28/15- Close: 03/28/15 Tru Presents Meet The Coaches
Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) presents Meet the Coaches (And Audition Info Session) on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 2pm at John DeSotelle Studio, 300 West 43rd Street (at 8th Ave.), 3rd floor – Studio 301.

 

According to TRU executive director Bob Ost: “We want all actors to do their best at the TRU audition, and all auditions. And we firmly believe that even the most experienced actor needs an outside eye to help shape their audition piece. Trust us - the room can tell who has been coached and who hasn't. It makes a huge difference. That's why we offer this annual opportunity for actors to meet a lineup of recommended coaches who want nothing more than to make them shine!”

 

Venue:
John DeSotelle Studio : 300 West 43rd Street
Open: 03/29/15- Close: 03/29/15 Tru Writer-producer Speed Date
Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) presents Writer-Producer Speed Date (The Art of the Pitch) on Sunday March 29, 2015 at 5:30pm and 6:30pm at The Players Theatre, 115 MacDougal Street, 3rd floor.

 

Here's a chance to practice your pitching with real producers who are open to and looking for new work. Okay, they probably won't option you on the spot, but you'll meet them and have the opportunity to start developing a relationship. And that's what this business is all about. Relationships. We'll have eleven producers lined up, from both the commercial and not-for-profit worlds, all with an interest in new projects; we also may have eleven aspiring producers from our Producer Development program. So you'll be pitching to as many as 22 producers in total!

 

Venue:
Players Theatre : 115 MacDougal Street
Open: 04/04/15- Close: 04/04/15 x
Contemporary"

Music.Contemporary
Venue:
People's Improv Theater (The PIT)" : 123 E 24th (btwn Park and Lex)