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Open: 09/08/16- Close: 09/25/16 Black Moon Theatre Company presents BLISS
Black Moon Theatre Company presents BLISS based on the Tibetan Book of the Dead with performances on September 8-25, 2016, at 7pm with 3pm matinees on Saturdays and Sundays at The Flea Theater, 41 White Street New York, NY 10013. Tickets are $20-$30 and can be found at Performances: Tuesdays-Sundays at 7pm, Saturday and Sundays at 3pm (no 3pm performance on 9/11).


Flea Theater Mainstage : 41 White Street
Open: 09/04/16- Close: 09/18/16 Edwin, The Story Of Edwin Booth
EDWIN is a unique adventure in music, theater, and history. Edwin Booth was the most famous American actor of the nineteenth century, the Laurence Olivier of his day though his artistic triumphs were marred by public and private tragedy. EDWIN takes us backstage on the night of his courageous return to the stage after his brother assassinated President Lincoln–braving death threats, public outrage, and his own scarred past.

Theatre at St. Clements : 423 West 46th Street
Open: 09/07/16- Close: 11/16/16 I Like It Like That – A New Musical
World Premiere New Musical I LIKE IT LIKE THAT – A Musical. Story of the Rodríguez family living in New York City’s East Harlem in the early 1970s, when music was the proudest expression of “El Barrio”.  The production takes the audience on a historical musical journey amidst neighborhood volatility and social activism.  Its residents deal with the ever-present pull between Escape and Social Conscience.

September 7 – November 16; Opening September 22, 2016

Puerto Rican Traveling Theatre is located at 304 W 47th Street

Performing Schedule: Tuesday – Friday at 8pm; Saturday at 5pm & 9pm; Sunday at 3pm & 7pm.

Running time is 90 minutes, no intermission

Puerto Rican Traveling Theatre : 307 W 47TH
Open: 08/25/16- Close: 09/25/16 Iago
Backstage intrigue, romance, and scandal take place during rehearsals of the Shakespeare classic Othello, which serves as the backdrop for this comedic-drama. Three extraordinary actors at the top of their game along with a well-known director rehearse the passionate play as they whittle away at each other in this highly theatrical production.  

The cast includes: Ezra Barnes, John FitzGibbon, Todd Gearhart and Liza Vann and is directed by SuzAnne Barabas. Previews begin Thursday, August 25 with Opening Night Saturday, August 27  at New Jersey Repertory Company (179 Broadway, Long Branch), and will run  through Sunday, September 25, 2016.

New Jersey Repertory Company : 179 Broadway
Open: 09/08/16- Close: 09/24/16 MECHANICS OF LOVE
A man who forgets everything falls in love with a ballerina who forgets nothing. That is, until she falls in love with him. And his wife. And the mechanic. This rapidly moving, madcap comedy explores how we love, who we choose, and the cost of making sense of it all.

To-By-For Productions is proud to present the New York Premiere of Dipika Guha’s MECHANICS OF LOVE, directed by Elena Araoz (She-She-She in Ice Factory Festival; Architecture of Becoming with Women’s Project) at The Paradise Factory (64 East 4th Street between 2nd Avenue and Bowery) September 8-24. Performances will be Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30pm and Friday and Saturday at 8pm with matinees on Saturday, September 17 & 24 and Sunday, September 11 & 18 at 2pm, and an opening

The Paradise Factory : 64 East 4th Street
Open: 09/03/16- Close: 12/03/16 TED GREENBERG'S THE COMPLETE PERFORMER
Letterman Emmy-winner Ted Greenberg performs his hit Off-Broadway comedy show and then whisks a lucky audience group home in a New York City taxi driven by Greenberg himself.

"Outrageously funny." -Back Stage
"Greenberg's mostly one-man show is drawing crowds. A definite off center Letterman skit quality. Goes by both fast and enjoyably." -New York Times
"Kept a full house roaring." -

Now in its 8th Smash Season!

Soho Playhouse : 15 Vandam Street
Open: 09/01/16- Close: 09/17/16 THE JAMB
FRIGID New York @ Horse Trade in association with Hard Sparks will present the World Premiere of J.Stephen Brantley’s THE JAMB, directed by David Drake, September 1-17 at The Kraine Theater (85 East 4th Street between 2nd Avenue and Bowery) with performances Thursday through Saturday at 7pm. Tickets ($25) may be purchased in advance at The cast will feature J.Stephen Brantley (R & J & Z at The New Ohio; Murder in the First at 59E59), Todd Flaherty (Sleep No More with Punchdrunk; Pirira with Theatre 167), Nico Grelli (Animals Commit Suicide with terraNOVA Collective; The Foreplay Play with CapsLock

The Kraine Theater : 85 E. 4th Street
Open: 09/07/16- Close: 09/25/16 THE LADY LIBERTY THEATER FESTIVAL

The Lady Liberty Theater Festival presents a trio of exciting immigration short plays (Aizzah Fatima’s Dirty Paki Lingerie; Lady Liberty’s Worst Day Ever and No Irish Need Apply by Monica Bauer) aimed at curing the disease of Islamophobia in America, tied together by the ideals represented in the Statue of Liberty.  The festival will also include a day of free staged readings on September 11th.

Urban Stages : 259 W 30th Street
Open: 08/31/16- Close: 08/31/16 Theater Resources Unlimited Announces the New Program Directors for the TRU Producer Development & M
Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces the new Broadway-credited program directors for the TRU Producer Development & Mentorship Program and the 2016-2017 Applications. This innovative hands-on training program, created in collaboration with 4-time Tony winning producer Cheryl Wiesenfeld (The Heidi Chronicles, More Information »
Theater Resources Unlimited/TRU Plays : 309 W. 104th Street, #1D