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Open: 01/28/16- Close: 02/14/16 Rock and Roll Refugee
Rock and Roll Refugee details the astounding true events of a rock and roll pioneer, whose early childhood encompasses being a Holocaust survivor, an immigrant in an unsettling world and the wild ride that shapes her career—as well an impromptu performance that changes her life forever. January 28, open on Tuesday, February 2, and run through February 14, 2016 at Times Square’s Royal Family Performing Arts Space (145 West 46th St., 3rd floor). Tickets are $18 and can be purchased by visiting royalfamilyproductions.org or by calling OvationTix at (866) 811-4111.
Venue:
Royal Family Performing Arts Space : 145 W 46th St
Open: 02/18/16- Close: 03/13/16 SPEAKEASY: JOHN AND JANE'S ADVENTURES IN THE WONDERLAND
A fantastical musical of Prohibition-era NYC queer life written and composed by Danny Ashkenasi.

1929 - New York City. John and Jane Allison are newlyweds. Although they love each other, they have desires they haven’t even acknowledged to themselves, let alone explored. But after giving her neighbor Roberta White a kiss, Jane goes “down the rabbit hole,” entering the strange world of a Speakeasy, where time and space and identity don’t appear to follow conventional rules. On accepting a sexual proposition in a public men’s room, John mysteriously slides “through the looking glass,” and in one fantastical magical realist dream night, they explore their sexuality through the course of two simultaneous and intertwining magical adventures.

Venue:
Theater For The New City : 155 First Avenue
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!


How does this crazy thing work?
2 Robots will enter the ring based on a "heavy weight- light weight" system. The winners will then proceed to a Battle Royal Round where all the champions will battle one another.

Venue:
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.
Venue:
Theater Resources Unlimited/TRU Plays : 309 W. 104th Street, #1D
Open: 02/18/16- Close: 03/05/16 The Golden Smile
Laugh till you drop at the heartwarming, yet highly ludicrous, comedy about a group of five mental patients who must band together and put on a play in order to save their precious Rec Room. But the pressure gets high when creative differences cause rifts between the group. What follows is hilarious, not to mention vulgar, attempts to fix it.
Venue:
Kraine Theater : 85 East 4th Street
Open: 01/14/16- Close: 02/14/16 THE SUBSTANCE OF BLISS
It’s 2 a.m. Do you know who your child is?

While Paul and Donna nervously await the return of their troubled fifteen-year-old late one night, they find themselves questioning their renovation choices, the political and religious persuasions of their neighbors, the feral cats running amok in their backyard, and ultimately, their decision to marry and have the child that is causing them so much angst.


The cast includes Christopher Daftsios (Swimming at the Ritz) and Susan Maris (Happy) and is directed by Evan Bergman (The M Spot). Sneak preview performances to this limited engagement begin Thursday, January 14 with opening night Saturday, January 16 at New Jersey Repertory Company (179 Broadway, Long Branch, NJ), and will run through Sunday, February 14, 2016. Tickets may be purchased by calling 732-229-3166 or at www.njrep.org.

Venue:
New Jersey Repertory Company : 179 Broadway
Open: 01/30/16- Close: 03/27/16 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show
This January, Jonathan Rockefeller’s critically acclaimed production of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show will get its US premiere. The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, features a menagerie of 75 enchanting puppets during a magical 60-minute show that faithfully adapts four of Eric Carle’s beloved books for the stage: The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse, Mister Seahorse, The Very Lonely Firefly and, of course, The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Venue:
47th Street Theatre : 304 W. 47th Street
Open: 02/12/16- Close: 02/27/16 THE WHITE STAG QUADRILOGY
Dixon Place’s (Ellie Covan, Founding & Artistic Director) co-production of The White Stag Quadrilogy with On The Rocks Theatre Company, written by On The Rocks founders Christopher Ford & Dakota Rose, and directed by Dakota Rose, will have its world premiere on Friday, February 12th at 7:30 PM. The White Stag Quadrilogy will play six performances only – February 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th, 26th, and 27th, at 7:30 PM, at Dixon Place (161A Chrystie Street). Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door, and $12 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.dixonplace.org or by calling 866-811-4111.

The White Stag Quadrilogy portrays sex, scandal and obsession during the late 1970’s and early 80’s where the most hated man in Hollywood reinvents himself as an avant-garde filmmaker.
Venue:
Dixon Place : 161A Chrystie Street
Open: 02/08/16- Close: 03/18/16 The Wildness; Sky-Pony's Rock Fairy Tale
THE WILDNESS Sky-Pony’s Rock Fairy Tale Indie-pop band Sky-Pony's lush sound and cheeky style will surround and seduce you into a world of prophecies and forbidden temptations. Release your inner dragon on a raucous ride exploring faith, doubt and the wild space in between.
Venue:
Ars Nova : 511 West 54th Street
Open: 02/17/16- Close: 03/06/16 Why So Much Shame?
Nicole was six when her dad died. But she kept trying to get his attention in hopes he'd come back. WHY SO MUCH SHAME? uses vivid storytelling to explore a child's unspoken grief, a woman's confrontation with the truth, and the powerful things that happen when we stop pretending. WHY SO MUCH SHAME? is making its five-performance debut as part of the 10th Annual FRIGID New York Festival. [60 min.]
Venue:
Under St. Marks : 94 St. Mark's Place
Open: 01/29/16- Close: 02/14/16 YEAH, I MET THIS GIRL...
When the possibility of love and sex enter Guy's downtown Manhattan restaurant, it drives him and his two best friends to near insanity and back again. "yeah, i met this girl…” is Elsinore County's latest romp, examining what it's like to be a single man today on the busy streets of New York City.
About the Company: Elsinore County
Elsinore County (EC), so-named after one of their most successful productions, is an award winning Greenwich Village based theater company founded in 2011 by a small cohort of talented New York City actors under the direction of Antony Raymond. EC is a tightly knit, uninhibited, impassioned community of artists who are committed to creating entertainment that challenges the status quo. They engage their audiences with works of satire, farce, and dark humor that examine timeless social tenets and the politics of wanton power and sexuality so

Venue:
Under Saint Marks Theatre : 94 Saint Marks Place (bet 1st Ave a