Open: 07/15/14- Close: 08/03/14
Eddie And The Palaceades: A New Rock And Roll Musical|
Eddie and The Palaceades opened for the Beatles then dropped like a rock back into obscurity. Twenty-five years later, the Palace Theater where they got their start is threatened with demolition. Eddie runs for mayor to save the theatre, but his decision tears his family apart. Eddie and The Palaceades is an all original blend of rock ‘n’ roll and musical theater, an exuberant and emotional roller-coaster ride about family and friendship, standing up against corruption, and the universal need for love and respect.
Jamibeth Margolis directs a cast of 12, including Bill Dietrich* (Bway: Jekyll and Hyde), Robert Dyckman*, Annie Edgerton* (Bway & Nat.
June Havoc Theatre : 312 West 36th Street, First Floor
Open: 07/17/14- Close: 08/04/14
Get Me A Guy|
Get Me a Guy is a hilarious and poignant new full-length comedy about women who chase the wrong men who chase the wrong women, and what happens after they catch each other (or not).
Horse Trade Theater Group in association with Moonlight Theatre Productions (Kelley Girod, producer) will present Get Me a Guy (Best Play at the New York International Midtown Theater Festival as a 30-minute one-act; scene 16 won Outstanding Play Honorary Mention at the New York Short Play Festival as a 10-minute play), an award-winning new comedy by Israela Margalit (Gold Medal NY Film and TV Festival, Emmy Nomination) directed by John Clancy (2005 Obie Award for Sustained Excellence of Direction).
Under St. Marks : 94 St. Mark's Place
Open: 07/31/14- Close: 08/23/14
Let's Play: A Midsummer Nights Dream|
A Magical Game Of Love And Inspiration
The Gene Frankel Theatre : 24 Bond Street
Open: 07/16/14- Close: 08/03/14
North To Maine: A Journey On The Appalachian Trail|
Inspired by the playwrights own personal experiences while walking the full length of the Appalachian Trail, North To Maine is the first play ever written about this treasure of the American landscape and the thru-hikers who attempt to walk every one of its estimated 2,180 miles within a single season. The story follows five such thru-hikers as they travel north. Adam, a recent college graduate searching for purpose is joined by Kevin, a sagely former marine and Vietnam veteran; “Creature Man,” a young and judgmental entrepreneur who has lost his business (and maybe some of his mind); “Juice-Box,” a young schoolteacher who is one of the few women on the trail; and “Rock-Stabber,” a former marine/gear tester/jazz singer who has the unfortunate (and annoying) habit of constantly singing, especially late into the
American Theatre Of Actors : 314 West 54th Street
Open: 07/10/14- Close: 08/09/14
Picture Ourselves In Latvia|
PICTURE OURSELVES IN LATVIA, a world-premiere by Ross Howard, is a contemporary comedy on contemporary England. Desires are suppressed and aspirations muddled for both the staff and patients of a psychiatric ward. Rank and rule clash with what the heart and mind want in this environment of division and distraction.
Produced by New Light Theater Project in association with Access Theater, the production features the acting talents of Dana Benningfield*, Gregory James Cohan, Christopher Daftsios*, Andy Nogasky*, Amy Lee Pearsall*, and Christian Ryan*.
Set Design by Oliver Sohngen
Associate Director: Abby Wylan
Access Theater : 380 Broadway, 4th Floor
Open: 07/19/14- Close: 08/02/14
Tabletop Cabaret: Hedgepig Races|
Audience members will race an imaginary mining cart drawn by a giant hedgepig through a mountain to win fame and fortune. Participants will get to experience a unique mash-up of the musical with the tabletop role-playing game genre. Story events will be set up in song, and audience members will be given a character to play in small groups. Appropriate for ages 11 and up.
The show is being produced as part of the Game Play Festival by The Story Gym, an immersive theater company committed to encouraging the audience to move and be involved.
Tabletop Cabaret: Hedgepig Races will run Saturday July 19 at 7 pm, Sunday July 20 at 8 pm, Tuesday July 29 at 8 pm, and Saturday August 2 at 7 pm as part of the Game Play Festival at The Brick Theater.
Brick Theater : 575 Metropolitan Ave.