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Todays Date: 12/08/19
Last Update: 09/11/09 09:03:08 AM

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Address: 100 Seventh Avenue South
New York, NY    10014

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SUBWAY: 1 to Christopher St A, C, E, B, D, F, or V to West 4th St BUS: M20 to 7th Ave South & W 10th St PARKING: Barrow St Garage, 2-12 Barrow St

History of Productions View Current and Upcoming

Down The Rabbit Hole: A One Woman Musical  | Open: 09/10/09 Close: 10/31/09

Written entirely in Def-Jam Poetry, spoken word, verse and music, this courageous One Woman Musical asks the question, "Does Happily Ever After Really Exist?"

Ten of your favorite female fairy tale characters are now "coming out" for the first time to tell the THE REAL STORIES BEHIND THE FAIRY TALES!

It's Shocking yet Whimsical.
Familiar yet Totally Unexpected.
Heart Wrenching yet Life Affirming.
Fairy Tales like you've never heard before...

 

"She's long, leggy and as beautiful as a Vegas chorus girl, has the sensitive and powerful belt of a Broadway performer, and the depth and nuance of a serious actress. She deserves a one-woman show."– The Las Vegas Review Journal

"As an actor, Jividen's ability to transform is uncanny, and there is masculine swagger and a palpable sense of threat."– Richard Malcom of the Durango Herald

 

Penumbra  | Open: 08/17/09 Close: 08/29/09
 PENUMBRA (a shadow of a shadow) autobiographically illustrates the life of a Puerto Rican boy growing up in the Bronx who powerfully confronts issues concerning family and self-identity through rhythms of Hip Hop and Poetry. His father has been gone for 5 years, only communicating through letters and collect calls. His mother is afraid to tell him the truth. Raised by a single parent, Anthony in turn is challenged to discover manhood by first understanding what it means to be a woman. Described as “Bold, daring, and fearless…truly innovative” by HBO Def Poetry's Producer, Kamilah Forbes.