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Open: 04/04/15- Close: 04/18/15 ADRIFT
One month ago the Cruise liner Ted McGinley lost power. No one has come to its rescue. Join the passengers, crew and entertainment staff as they improvise their new life "Adrift"!

Winner of the 2014 SHITFA (Supreme Honorary Improvised Theater & Film Award) for Outstanding Genre Performance (THE SCARY, Improvised Stephen King), IRTE, the Improvisational Repertory Theatre Ensemble, invites you to set sail with Adrift.

Come see the comedy theatre company whose previous show was called "so much fun...comedic brilliance"  (Susanne Pinedo, Pinedo PR) and an "amazing improv super-crew." (Roberto Tobar, Comedy Blogger)

The NYC-based ensemble of comedy performers returns with its own unique brand of original

Venue:
Producers' Club Theaters : 358 West 44th Street
Open: 04/10/15- Close: 04/26/15 GRUESOME PLAYGROUND INJURIES
A dark, mystical and arresting love story by Pulitzer Prize finalist Rajiv Joseph (Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo).  Ash Mayfair directs Priyank Rastogi and Jaz Zepatos.

Over the course of 30 years, the lives of Kayleen and Doug intersect at the most bizarre intervals, leading the two childhood best friends to compare scars and the physical calamities that keep drawing them together.  Originally produced on Off-Broadway at the Second Stage Theatre in 2011 to critical acclaim, Gruesome Playground Injuries examines the meaning of the phrase "Love Hurts" in the deepest way possible. 


About the Company: F.I.T.R. Productions

Founded in 2012, F.I.T.R.

Venue:
Teatro Circulo : 64 East 4th Street
Open: 04/02/15- Close: 04/11/15 LIVE FROM THE SURFACE OF THE MOON
July 20, 1969. Cleveland, Ohio. Like millions of Americans Don and Carol are hosting a party to watch Neil Armstrong become the first man to walk on the surface of the moon. Unfortunately for lonely Holly Phelps, she’s invited.

Stable Cable Lab Co. (Shariffa Ali and Vera Khodasevich, Producers) will present Live From the Surface of the Moon, a new play written and directed by Max Baker, April 2-11 at The Wild Project (195 East 3rd Street between Avenue A and B). The production will feature Lisa Jill Anderson, Brian Edelman, Breanna Foister, Kate Garfield*, Kevin Gilmartin*, and Ian Patrick Poake. The creative team will include Sound Design by Andy Evan Cohen, Set Design by Doss Freel, Costume Design by Natalie Loveland, Props Design by Zachary Sitrin, and Lighting Design by Sara Watson.

Venue:
The Wild Project : 195 East 3rd Street
Open: 04/08/15- Close: 04/19/15 RED NOSES
Faced with the hopeless devastation of the black plague in 1300s France, a desperate monk hits upon his sacred crusade: Let them die laughing! That is, in a nutshell, the plot of Peter Barnes' utterly brilliant 1978 play, Red Noses, first produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1985. This Olivier winner is now set in modern day NYC with contemporary music.

The production stars Michael Abourizk, Galia Backal, Margaret Baker, Jessica Bathurst, Diana Benigno, Colin Buckingham, Felicia Castaldo, Christina Cornevin, Anouk Dutruit, Ava Eades, Milton Elliott*, Michael Gnat*, Dane Guiffre, James Harter*, Coutrney

Venue:
Secret Theatre : 4402 23rd Street
Open: 04/09/15- Close: 04/09/15 THE GEORGE POLK AWARDS PRESENTS: THE DAVID J. STEINBERG SEMINAR: DANGEROUS LINES: CARTOONIST AND OTH
Thursday | April 9, 2015 | 5PM to 6:30PM (Reception)
6:30PM to 8PM (Panel Discussion)

Panelists Gary Trudeau (Doonesbury), Jules Feiffer (Feiffer), and Django Gold (The Onion) discuss the role of comics and satire in light of the recent Paris terrorist attacks with George Polk curator and moderator Ron Rosenbaum

The George Polk Awards are conferred annually to honor special achievement in journalism. They were established by Long Island University in 1949 to commemorate Polk, a CBS correspondent murdered the year before while covering the Greek civil war - www.liu.edu/polk
 


About the Company: Kumble Theater

      

Venue:
Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts : 1 University Plaza
Open: 04/12/15- Close: 04/12/15 The Great Gatsby
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues its 60th Anniversary Season with Montana Repertory Theatre’s new theatrical adaptation of The Great Gatsby on Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 3pm. F. Scott Fitzgerald’s captivating story of romance and betrayal is brought to life in Simon Levy’s finely crafted adaptation for the stage. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at BrooklynCenter.org or by calling the box office at 718-951-4500 (Tue-Sat, 1pm-6pm).

 

Simon Levy, whose works also include stage adaptations of Tender Is the Night and The Last Tycoon, captures the power of Fitzgerald’s narrative and the sheer beauty of his prose in this haunting and heartfelt snapshot of the Roaring Twenties, vividly depicting the rise and fall of the notorious Jay Gatsby and the alluring

Venue:
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts : Whitman Theater, 2900 Campus Road
Open: 04/07/15- Close: 04/07/15 LIU BROOKLYN CARIBBEAN STUDENTS MOVEMENT PRESENTS:MISS CSM: MYSTERY ISLAND 2014-2015
The Caribbean Students Movement invites you to come out to the Miss CSM 2015 Pageant. Follow contestants through a culturally rich show as they compete for a mystery flight destination. Enjoy a pageant, learn about the culture and country of West Indian students, and see who will take home the crown of Miss CSM.
 

Venue:
Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts : 1 University Plaza