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Open: 12/04/14- Close: 12/21/14 Gifts - A New Holiday Play
Join The Letter of Marque Theater Company this holiday season for "Gifts", our new holiday play adapted from the classic story “The Gift of the Magi".

 "Gifts", looks at the holiday season through the lens of a modern relationship- joys and heartbreaks included. The show picks up where O'Henry's heartwarming tale of sacrifice leaves off, following the young couple from Christmas to Christmas as they learn and re-learn what it means to give, to receive and what they really want for themselves and for each other.

Starring Welland H. Scripps and Scarlet Maressa Rivera, written and directed by Nolan Kennedy, with new and re-imagined music under the direction of mandolin virtuoso Samuel Day Harmet, a magical set

Venue:
Access Theater, Fourth Floor : 380 Broadway
Open: 12/06/14- Close: 12/20/14 ONCE UPON A BRIDE THERE WAS A FOREST
After Warren proposes to Josie, she decides she must make one last attempt to find her long-lost father before she walks down the aisle. What she finds instead is a dangerous, seductive world of secrets and magic from which she may not want to escape. Once Upon a Bride There Was a Forest is a lyrical, haunting and surprisingly funny fairy tale about children and parents, forgetting and remembering, and the power of a good story to capture us or set us free. 

Flux Theatre Ensemble will present the World Premiere of Kristen Palmer’s (The Stray Dog with Rising Phoenix; Departures with Blue Coyote) ONCE UPON A BRIDE THERE WAS A FOREST, December 6-20 at the 4th Street Theatre (83 East 4th Street between 2nd Avenue and Bowery).

Venue:
4th Street Theatre : 83 East 4th Street
Open: 12/04/14- Close: 12/20/14 ROMEO & JULIET
“These violent delights have violent ends, And in their Triumph die, like fire and powder, Which as they kiss consume.”

After receiving praise from audiences and critics alike for their smash hit season opener Much Ado About Nothing, What Dreams May Co Shakespeare continues their exploration into the dangers and the delights of love. It's risks, it's rewards, it's passion and it's price. Join us for the finale of our 2014 season as we bring to life this timeless couple whose tale embodies all these qualities with uproarious laughter, with unrestrained joy, and with unfathomable sorrow.

Director Chris Rivera brings literatures most famous and most tragic pair of star-crossed lovers into a gritty modern fantasy.

Venue:
The Kraine Theater : 85 E. 4th Street
Open: 12/10/14- Close: 12/13/14 THE BELLAGIO FOUNTAIN HAS BEEN KNOWN TO MAKE ME CRY
Scratching lottery tickets and dreaming of fountains in Las Vegas, three Floridians indulge in fantastic plans of escape, while a minor problem unfolds: the ground is sinking beneath them. The Bellagio Fountain has been Known to Make Me Cry, intertwines two divergent narratives through classic visual performance art in an earnest object-theatre examination of relationships, family, and the environment. Pairing women and water as metaphors for one another, the play explores themes of conservation and regeneration, and at its heart, our eternal quest for happiness.

This is an In Process Showing.


About the Company: Concrete Temple Theatre

Concrete Temple Theatre is a multi-disciplinary company that emphasizes the creation of compelling new theatre works, incorporating drama, dance, puppetry, and the visual arts, which focus on the individual's struggle

Venue:
Standard ToyKraft : 722 Metropolitan Ave., 3rd Floor
Open: 12/07/14- Close: 12/07/14 TRIBLE TRUTH'S COLLECTION: FALL/WINTER SHOW AND SALE- AFRO FUSION: CREATE YOUR OWN BEAT
December 7 ~ Sunday ~ 1PM to 6PM (Vendor Market) ~ 3PM (Fashion Show)
Join Brenda Brunson-Bey for her annual offering of coats, jackets and accessories for the winter and holiday season. Enjoy shopping a fun and unique market with12 new and established artists/designers culturally influenced by Africa, the Caribbean and the Americas. The 3PM fashion show in Kumble Theater will feature the accessory designs of Kwab's Couture, men's wear by Mi Montuno-Custom and emerging designer, Tennille McMillan's fashions for women – Nakimuli. For more information contact Tribal Truths Collection at (718) 643-8322 or email: tribaltruthsfashions@yahoo.com
 

 

 

 

Venue:
Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts : 1 University Plaza
Open: 12/04/14- Close: 12/14/14 Twelve Nights
It's Christmas Break 1988 and all The Duke wants is to make the perfect mix-tape for Olivia. That'll win her heart for sure!

80s music is the food of love in this rollicking, four person adaptation of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night by the creator of These Seven Sicknesses, Sean Graney.

Venue:
Theaterlab (on 36th Street) : 357 W 36th Street
Open: 12/04/14- Close: 12/14/14 TWELVE NIGHTS
It's Christmas Break 1988 and all The Duke wants is to make the perfect mix-tape for Lady Olivia. That'll win her heart for sure!

80s music is the food of love in this rollicking, four person adaptation of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night from the creator of These Seven Sicknesses, Sean Graney.

An Actors' Equity Approved Showcase


About the Company: Pull Together Productions

Pull Together Productions is an independent theatre company based in New York City. We create and develop new works and adapt classical texts to make them more accessible to a modern theatregoer. Our work embraces heightened theatricality and celebrates the inherent artifice of the medium.

Venue:
Theaterlab (on 36th Street) : 357 W 36th Street
Open: 12/04/14- Close: 12/20/14 WHAT WE KNOW: AN AMERICAN RETELLING OF CHEKHOV'S THREE SISTERS
Civilized people are their own worst enemies. In this acerbically witty, sometimes jaded, yet always hopeful new play based on Chekhov's 'Three Sisters', nine actors explore the thrills, anguish and utter ridiculousness of every day life and relationships.

A new devised piece created by members of Shrunken Shakespeare Company; "What We Know" is an exploration in the beautiful and sometimes harsh complexity of human relationships and the parallels between Chekhov's society and our own. The ensemble has created an all new script and original music, incorporating their own experiences and personalities to build a uniquely personal theatrical experience.

Cast: Jennifer Allcott, Eric Chase, Yvonne Cone, Robert Davenport, Sara Dobrinich, Kelsey Kurz, Matthew MacNelly, Jennifer Martina & Michael Moreno

Venue:
Access Theater, Gallery : 380 Broadway