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Open: 02/19/20- Close: 03/06/20 A Southern Fairytale
Based on true events, A Southern Fairytale artfully illuminates the challenges facing a young, gay Christian growing up in the Deep South, written and performed by Ty Autry and directed by David L. Carson.  As we accompany the protagonist through multiple journeys into and out of the closet, the audience emotionally connects with the very real impacts of conversion therapy, excommunication, and a father who believes that a demon has possessed his son.

A Southern Fairytale is my personal journey which happens to reflect that of so many gay youth finding their truth in a society that is against them,” stated playwright and performer Ty Autry. “Through our previous workshop productions, we discovered a deep story that showcases the trauma created from the lack of acceptance, while having the

Venue:
Kraine Theater : 85 East 4th Street
Open: 04/07/20- Close: 04/19/20 Ballet Hispánico Kicks Off 50th Anniversary Celebration with 2020 New York Season at The Joyce Thea
Ballet Hispánico, America's leading Latino dance organization known for "piercing stereotypes" (The New York Times), kicks off its 50th Anniversary celebration by bringing its Latinx brand of contemporary dance to The Joyce Theater from April 7-19, 2020. Tickets start at $10 and are available for purchase in person at The Joyce Theater Box Office by calling JoyceCharge at 212-242-0800 or online at http://www.joyce.org/performances/ballet-hispanico.

 

To celebrate the Company's 50th Anniversary, Ballet Hispánico's Artistic Director & CEO, Eduardo Vilaro has curated a two week run at The Joyce Theater that celebrates and honors generations of Latinx artists.

Venue:
Joyce Theater : 175 Eighth Avenue
Open: 03/05/20- Close: 03/07/20 Baruch Performing Arts Center and Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre present the World Premiere of Hindsigh
Baruch Performing Arts Center and Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre present the World Premiere of Hindsight 20th Anniversary Performance Season    March 5-7, 2020 at Baruch Performing Arts Center Baruch Performing Arts Center and Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre present the World Premiere of Hindsight, in celebration of the company's 20th Anniversary, from March 5-7, 2020 at 7:30pm at Baruch Performing Arts Center, 55 Lexington Avenue (25th Street between Third and Lexington Avenues), NYC. Tickets are $11-$26 ($125 for Opening Night Gala tickets) and can be purchased by phone at 646-312-1000 or online at http://bit.ly/AmandaSelwyn2020.   Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre celebrates 20 years with a World Premiere evening-length dance theatre work, Hindsight.
Venue:
Baruch Performing Arts Center : 55 Lexington Avenue
Open: 03/19/20- Close: 03/21/20 Baruch Performing Arts Center presents the New York Premiere of the chamber opera dwb (driving while
Baruch Performing Arts Center presents the New York premiere of dwb (driving while black) from March 19-21, 2020 at 7:30 pm at Baruch Performing Arts Center, 55 Lexington Avenue (25th Street between Third and Lexington Avenues), NYC. Tickets are $16-$36 and can be purchased online at https://ci.ovationtix.com/1091/production/1014628.

 

Venue:
Baruch Performing Arts Center : 55 Lexington Avenue
Open: 03/26/20- Close: 03/28/20 Baruch Performing Arts Center presents the New York premiere of EYESPOT Abdul Latif – D2D/T
Baruch Performing Arts Center presents the New York premiere of Abdul Latif's EYESPOT from March 26-28, 2020 at 7:30pm at Baruch Performing Arts Center, 55 Lexington Avenue (25th Street between Third and Lexington Avenues), NYC. Tickets are $11-$26 and can be purchased online at http://bit.ly/ALatifEyespot.

 

Venue:
Baruch Performing Arts Center : 55 Lexington Avenue
Open: 02/07/20- Close: 02/07/20 CUNY Dance Initiative and John Jay College Present the World Premiere of Gabrielle Lamb's Plexus: a
The CUNY Dance Initiative and John Jay College, in collaboration with Pigeonwing Dance, present the World Premiere of Gabrielle Lamb's Plexus: a work in knots on Friday, February 7, 2020 at 7:30pm at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College, 524 W. 59th Street, NYC. Tickets are $25 ($15 students/seniors)and can be purchased at https://www.pigeonwingdance.

Venue:
Gerald W Lynch Theatre at JJ : 899 10th Ave
Open: 03/19/20- Close: 04/25/20 Esai’s Table
Following the journey of three young black men, ESAI'S TABLE takes place on a mythical night-sea where destiny meets eternity atop an ancient magical table. It is an epic tale of black lives, friendship, family and love.

Venue:
Cherry Lane Theatre : 38 Commerce St.
Open: 03/07/20- Close: 03/29/20 Parallel Exit presents World Premiere of The Artist Will Be with You in A Moment
Parallel Exit presents the World Premiere of THE ARTIST WILL BE WITH YOU IN A MOMENT from March 7-29, 2019 at the Jeffrey and Paula Gural Theatre at the A.R.T./New York Theatres, 502 W. 53rd Street, NYC. Performances: Tue-Sat at 8pm, Sat and Sun at 2pm, with additional shows on Sun 3/8 and Mon 3/9 at 8pm (opening night). No matinee on Sat 3/8. Tickets are $30 and are available at https://theartist.brownpapertickets.com/. For ages 10+.

 

Three-time Drama Desk nominee Parallel Exit returns to New York City with THE ARTIST WILL BE WITH YOU IN A MOMENT - an immersive audience experience featuring Joel Jeske in a solo comic performance as an artist, performer, and clown.

Venue:
A.R.T./New York Theatres - Jeffrey and P : 502 West 53rd Street
Open: 02/29/20- Close: 03/08/20 US Premiere of One Green Bottle
La MaMa, in association with Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre and NODAMAP, presents the U.S. Premiere of One Green Bottle from February 29 through March 8, 2020 at The Ellen Stewart Theatre, La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club, 66 E. 4th Street, NYC. Performances: Mon and Wed-Sat at 7pm, Sun at 5pm. Tickets are $35 ($30 for students and seniors) plus a $1 facility fee, and are available online at www.lamama.org, by phone at 212-352-3101.

Venue:
Ellen Stewart Theatre at La MaMa : 66 East 4th Street
Open: 02/09/20- Close: 02/09/20 Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents Lincoln Center Theater: Intimate Apparel by Ricky Ian Gor
Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presents Lincoln Center Theater: Intimate Apparel by Ricky Ian Gordon and Lynn Nottage with Bartlett Sher on Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 7:30pm.

 

Go behind the scenes of a new chamber opera based on Lynn Nottage's popular play Intimate Apparel, with music by Ricky Ian Gordon and a libretto by the playwright and directed by Bartlett Sher. Set in turn-of-the-century New York, the opera tells the story of Esther, a lonely, single African American woman who makes her living sewing beautiful corsets and ladies' undergarments. Seeking love and romance, Esther embarks on a letter-writing relationship with a mysterious suitor laboring on the Panama Canal and comes to realize that only her self-reliance and certainty of her own worth will see her

Venue:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum : 1071 Fifth Avenue