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Open: 10/18/14- Close: 11/22/14 Buzz
The US premiere of BUZZ by Benjamin Kunkel (n+1 co-founder and best-selling author), directed by Lian Walden.

BUZZ follows the efforts of a pregnant woman and her playwright boyfriend to rid their apartment of the flies infesting the outside world. Funny and harrowing, it's a fast-paced story of love and art in a time of global warming. This site-specific production is set in a Gowanus Brooklyn loft.

"It's like human is the new dinosaur."

"Won't they need art, in the future? Maybe they'll have forgotten how to mix oil paints, they've forgotten musical notation, nobody's even heard of digital video.

Venue:
Tom & Sasha's Loft : Douglass between Nevins & 3rd Avenue
Open: 09/30/14- Close: 11/01/14 JACUZZI
In the Marshall family’s peacefully remote Colorado ski chalet, Erik and Helene are making themselves very much at home. So at home, they just might stay for good. At the edge of civilization, the lifestyles of the rich collide with the lifestyles of the aimless in the bubbling waters of a hot tub.

 

Featuring

Drama Desk-winner HANNAH BOS, Tony-nominee PETER FRIEDMANThe Help’s CHRIS LOWELL and OBIE-winner PAUL THUREEN

 

LIMITED ENGAGEMENT!

SEPTEMBER 30 - NOVEMBER 1 

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

 

 

TIX ON SALE NOW

Venue:
Ars Nova : 511 West 54th Street
Open: 10/14/14- Close: 11/25/14 LIBERTY THE MUSICAL
Liberty the Musical

 A Celebration of the American Dream!

This new musical about The Statue of Liberty and Immigration. LIBERTY will be opening at Theatre 80 on October 14th and runs to November 25th. 

Liberty: A Monumental New Musical                                   

A young, French immigrant arrives in New York Harbor in 1884 – there’s something different about her, something larger than life.

Venue:
Theatre 80 : 80 St. Marks Place
Open: 10/22/14- Close: 11/22/14 NJ REP PRESENTS ANGLES AND MINISTERS OF GRACE
New Jersey Repertory Company, located at 179 Broadway in Long Branch, is proud to present the World Premiere of Angels and Ministers of Grace by Elaine Smith.

 

A poignant and compelling story of a close-knit, yet eccentric family’s struggle to overcome life’s ups and downs, Angels and Ministers of Grace captures the struggles that confront families today throughout the heartland and urban centers of America, and reveals in bold relief the forces that threaten to destroy the American dream. It is a classic in the making.

 

The cast includes Dana Benningfield, James Earley, Maureen Silliman, and David Van Pelt and is directed by Marc Geller. Angels and Ministers of Grace begins preview performances on Thursday, October 23 and celebrates its opening night on Saturday, October 25 at New Jersey

Venue:
New Jersey Repertory Company : 179 Broadway
Open: 10/14/14- Close: Open Run Second Lady
Due to an earthquake on the West Coast, Kathrine Erskine, the wife of a vice presidetial candidate, must fill in for her husand and deliver a speech in Philadelphia. Second Lady concerns the moment we lose that fragil grip on our constructed circumstances and must finally face the actual truth.
Venue:
St. Bart's Playhouse : Park Avenue & 50th Street
Open: 10/03/14- Close: 10/26/14 THE ANSWER-KILLING QUESTION BUYS A CRISIS
The Answer-Killing Question Buys a Crisis is biting satire on educational institutions at all levels. Although Western society has long promoted institutionalized education, there have been relatively few inquiries into the nature of this bureaucratic form of learning and how it forces students and teachers to maintain arbitrary standards of knowledge. The play chronicles the struggles of a courageous university student as he rebels against his school's corrupt totalitarian regime and its imposition of a single answer to all possible questions. The school reflects the singular mindset of society as a whole, and the student's professors consider his actions to be criminal. He soon realizes that fighting for his principles is only the beginning; he will soon be fighting for his life, as well.

Venue:
The Crown Theater at The Producers Club : 358 W. 44th St.
Open: 10/23/14- Close: 10/26/14 The Mermaid's Legs
A cast of ten homeschooled teens take an exploratory deep dive into the realm of The Little Mermaid, from Disney's happy ending to the explicit traumas of Hans Christian Andersen's original. Not that there's any correspondence between the pain of becoming an adult and the pain of having your tongue cut out and boiled...
 

Music! Puppetry! Water safety! Stage blood! THE MERMAID'S LEGS has something for everyone…provided they can handle an experimental approach and a non-red-haired mermaid who - SPOILER - dies in the end!

(Parental discretion may be advised, even at the supremely weird hour of 6:30 pm. It’s not a kiddie show.)

 

WHAT    The Mermaid’s Legs

Venue:
The Tank @ 46th Street : 151 w. 46th St. (b/t 6th and 7th Av
Open: 10/16/14- Close: 11/01/14 THE PUMPKIN PIE SHOW: SEASICK
Come sail the high seas with The Pumpkin Pie Show! An outbreak of norovirus quickly spreads through the passengers and crew onboard a luxury cruise-liner, including the captain, cutting short this sunny sojourn through the tropics. But before the ship can dock at the nearest port, tensions escalate amongst the frantic passengers. The foundation of civil society quickly deteriorates—dividing everyone onboard into two separate camps: those who are sick and those who aren’t. As the ship veers far off course and the number of ill passengers rises, one family must fight for their survival onboard this sun-and-blood drenched cruise into madness.

Join writer/performer Clay McLeod Chapman (Hostage Song with Kyle Jarrow; SCKBSTD with Bruce Hornsby), performers Hanna Cheek (Mac Rogers’ Sovereign

Venue:
Under St. Marks : 94 St. Mark's Place
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: 10/16/14- Close: 11/01/14 TURNING THE GLASS AROUND
Turning the Glass Around follows Philip Lee, a first generation Korean-American, as he struggles to cope with his father's death. His identity crisis -- Is he a good son or loving husband, an all-American success story or a foreigner in his own country? -- haunts him. Race, love, and the American Dream collide in this new play by Pia Wilson.

Work/Space Collective will present Turning the Glass Around, a new play by Pia Wilson (The Flower Thief) directed by Heidi Grumelot (The Flower Thief: Donnie and the Monsters; punkrock/lovesong), October 16th through November 1st at Teatro

Venue:
Teatro Circulo : 64 East 4th Street