UP CLOSE FESTIVAL

Genre: Kids, Festival
Co-directed by Peter Musante and Summer Shapiro


New Ohio Theatre’s Theatre for Young Minds presents the inaugural (and first-ever-of-its-kind) UP CLOSE Festivalan immersive theater festival for the entire family, inspired by the community organizing legacy of Jane Jacobs. The event – held at the venue's underground theatre, located in a landmark building that once housed the National Archives Record Center –  brings together leading NYC experimental theatre artists, musicians, physical comedians and clowns for two programs, each consisting of an interactive pre-show and four short stories that bring Greenwich Village history to life.  Recommended for ages 5 and up.

Curated and co-directed by Peter Musante and Summer Shapiro, the festival features Trusty Sidekick Theater Company; Bated Breath Theatre Company; Lauren Sharpe; Marisol Rosa-Shapiro; Jono Waldman; Christina D. Eskridge; Peter Musante, and is hosted by Summer Shapiro.

Open:   12/20/18
Close:   12/31/18

Schedule:
Thursday to Monday:
12/20/2018
12/21/2018
12/22/2018
12/23/2018
12/24/2018
12/27/2018
12/28/2018
12/29/2018
12/30/2018
12/31/2018
Theater:   The New Ohio Theater
Address:   154 Christopher Street
New York, NY 10003
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