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Open: 11/09/18- Close: 12/08/18 CONSUMPTION
A mysterious German doctor; a dying woman; stoned teenagers; a showbiz marriage on the rocks; an itinerant fortune teller; a lost episode of TV’s Dragnet. Loosely based on the true-ish story of Elena Hoyos and Count Carl Von Cosel, five disparate but intertwining couples fly through time, space, and planes of existence to ponder the nature of love.

Consumption is a site specific, experiential and immersive work that will play for an audience of just thirty people per performance. The play takes place in a beautifully restored 100-year old Victorian home where the first floor, including two parlor spaces and a ballroom will be utilized.

Produced by Mason Holdings

Performed by Devin Burnam & Tracy Weller with scenic design by Christopher Swader and Justin Swader.

Beverly Social Club : 1016 Beverley Road
Open: 11/07/18- Close: 11/18/18 DURST CASE SCENARIO: MIDTERM MADNESS
 Will Durst is acknowledged by peers and press alike as one of the premier political satirists in the country. He’s patched together a quilt of a humorous career, weaving together columns, books, radio and television commentaries, acting, voice-overs and stand-up into a riotous patchwork of funny comedy humor. The Oregonian called him, “The thinking man’s comedian." Author of 4 books, Durst has told jokes in 16 countries, racked up 800+ television appearances, released 5 CDs and despite blistering reproach, continues to squeeze ketchup on his bratwurst.   

Durst’s one-man show, The Durst Case Scenario received rave reviews from audiences and critics alike in its run at the Marsh in San Francisco, and on tour to 30 cities in 6 states.

The Playroom Theater : 151 W. 46th St.
Open: 10/29/18- Close: 04/01/19 FRANKENSTEIN THE MUSICAL
FRANKENSTEIN, is a two-act sweeping, romantic musical about the human need for love and companionship. Published in 1818, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is in its bicentennial year, and this musical honors its source material. Having lost his mother at a young age, Victor Frankenstein seeks to end human mortality and arrogantly enters territory beyond his control. While he enjoys unconditional love from Elizabeth, Victor grants none to his creation. For more info, please visit
Featured in the cast are Alan Stentiford, Anthony Logan Cole, Cait Kiley, Alexander Price, Sean Gregory, Stephanie Lourenco Viegas, Katie Hutch, Rebecca Monk, William Raveau and Amy Weintraub.


Producer John Lant, Write Act Repertory and Tamra Pica are pleased to announce the casting  of Alan Stentiford as Victor Frankenstein, in

St. Luke's Theater : 308 West 46th Street
Open: 11/03/18- Close: 11/23/18 MEDICINE THE MUSICAL
MEDICINE THE MUSICAL, a new musical written by Michael Ehrenreich and directed by Joey Murray, will have a limited engagement run from Saturday, November 3rd thru Sunday, November 18th at HERE Arts Center (145 Sixth Ave), in the Mainstage Theater. MEDICINE THE MUSICAL follows a group of first year medical students as they tenaciously fight their way through a grueling first year, grappling with their lives, loves, and the rigors of an education in medicine. The production features original music with lyrics and composition by the playwright and musical direction by Nick Wilders. Centered around a group of first year medical students, the cast of MEDICINE THE MUSICAL features Ethan Kirschbaum (Kinky Boots National Tour), Dan Rosenbaum (Rent NETworks Tour), More Information »
Here Arts Center : 145 Avenue of the Americas
Open: 10/25/18- Close: 12/15/18 Six Impossible Things
New York: World Renowned Magician, Joshua Jay’s hit show, Six Impossible Things, the first-ever experiential close-up magic show, will return to NYC this Fall after successfully selling out its summer run. Directed by Luke Jermay, Six Impossible Things will reappear at New York City’s most exciting storytelling space, Wildrence (behind the Blue Door @ 59 Canal Street) beginning October 25 and run through December 15, 2018. Tickets are $106—$156 and can be purchased at

Wildrence : 59 canal street
Smugbug Productions presents the New York Premiere of The Eleventh Hour!, a new rock musical comedy by David Seamon now running through December 1, 2018 at Town Stages, 221 West Broadway, NYC. Performances are at 8pm, with preshow bands starting at 7:30pm. Tickets are $35 and are available at

It's the end of the world in New Jersey! A burnout basement rocker and his ex-girlfriend, a rising star astrophysicist, may have the key to surviving the black hole bearing down on earth. If they can reconcile their feelings and manage a dangerous journey on the NJ Turnpike, they just may save their music, each other, and the mole people who live beneath them.

Town Stages : 221 W Broadway, New York, NY 10013
Open: 11/10/18- Close: 11/18/18 The Little Prince
The Little Prince tells the story of a world-weary and disenchanted Aviator whose sputtering plane strands him in the Sahara Desert, where he meets a mysterious, regal young boy: The Little Prince. Over the course of the next eight days stranded in the desert, The Little Prince recounts the miraculous story of his life, while the Aviator reconnects with his lost youth.

EPIC’s inclusive adaption employs a neuro-diverse cast who share the story of the Little Prince and his new friend and their adventures through the galaxy. The audience as with our heroes, will go home with a new understanding of how to laugh, cry, love and accept all that life may have in store for us. Appropriate for kids and grown-ups of all ages.

Produced by EPIC Players Inclusion Company

Flea Theater Mainstage : 41 White Street
Open: 10/20/18- Close: 05/31/19 The Theater at the 14th Street Y Announces the 2018-2019 Season Family Series
The Theater at the 14th

Street Y

Announces the 2018-2019 Season

Family Series


NEW YORK - The Theater at the 14th Street Y continues tohonor the edgy, diverse, and rich history of innovative culture-making in the East Village for people of all ages with the 2018-2019 Family Series.


The series kicks-off on October 20, 2018 with The Not-So-Spooky Ghost and runs through May 2019.


The Theater at the 14th Street Y : 344 East 14th Street (between 1st a