Socially Engaged Performance: A Global Conversation

20160313

La MaMa and Theatre Without Borders Present: Socially Engaged Performance: A Global Conversation is a one day international convening  Through focused round tables, panels, small groups, social networking, and live-streamed dialogue with international artists, we will focus on key ​emerging ​topics including conflict resolution and the refugee crisis, hybrid forms of interdisciplinary work, and a new generation of theater makers. Please let us know […]

La MaMa Kids: Interactive Hula Workshop

20160305

Interactive Hula Workshop with Marina Celander and Kiku Sakai Come with us and visit the mountains and the waterfalls of Hawai’i, admire a rainbow, swim with the sharks in the ocean, and play with the seashells on the beach – all this while never leaving East 4th Street! In this fun and interactive workshop we will […]

3rd Class Citizen/Luis Lara Malvacias & Jeremy Nelson

May 19, 2016 - May 20, 2016

Concept, creation and performance by Jeremy Nelson and Luis Lara Malvacías / 3RD CLASS CITIZEN Music by Ivo Bol “B” as in Becoming or the constant transformation of someone or something. “E” as in Events. Work created from the assembly of re-contextualized shorter events, resulting in a unique and final whole. Both works are still in the […]

Cherchez La Femme: the musical

May 20, 2016 - June 12, 2016

“performed with infectious gusto” – The New York Times Follow the story of Cherchez La Femme on Storify!  A madcap adventure set in New York City and the Caribbean in the 1980s, Cherchez La Femme is a  musical extravaganza that tells the story of one man’s loss and another man’s gain and the powerful women who […]

Shared Evening: Nico Brown, Caleb Teicher, Poorna Swami

May 21, 2016 - May 22, 2016

This is not a letter but my arms around you for a brief moment Nico Brown Nico Brown’s latest work, This is not a letter but my arms around you for a brief moment, draws formal inspiration from his experience raised on the flatlands of the midwest. The work continues Brown’s investigation into minimalism and […]

Bruno Isakovic | Disclosures

May 26, 2016 - May 27, 2016

This performances contains nudity – 18 and over please. DISCLOSURES is a performance that invites different people to share their stories, fears, and confidences, demystifying borders of privacy and nakedness as they strip away their clothes. Being naked/nakedness are intimate experiences closely related to one’s individuality and the social norms of one’s surroundings. Whether an […]

Ori Flomin & Helena Franzen | Meeting You

May 28, 2016 - May 29, 2016

Choreography and performance by Helena Franzen & Ori Flomin Music by Jukka Rintamäki Video and photography by Håkan Jelk Costumes by Agnieszka Dlugoszewska “Meeting you” revolves around the theme of friendship and togetherness. What causes and creates friendships? What kind of attraction touches and affects us, and how does it remain with us? Long time […]

Dark Night Bright Stars

June 3, 2016 - June 19, 2016

By Yara Arts Group Conceived and Directed by Virlana Tkacz In 1858 the Ukrainian poet, Taras Shevchenko, was set free after 10 years’ imprisonment. He met the great African American actor Ira Aldridge and drew his portrait. Yara Arts Group started working on Dark Night Bright Stars in the spring of 2014. The US Embassy […]

See You at the Funeral!

June 3, 2016 - June 5, 2016

Written and Performed by Tova Katz Directed and Choreographed by Tricia Brouk See You at the Funeral! is a howling procession of spellbinding songs and hand drawn characters spun from the cotton candy arsenic imagination of Tova Katz, as she twists through tales of ancient crimes, disappearing children, and the seductive promises of control. You […]

Dane Terry: West

June 10, 2016 - June 12, 2016

Written and Directed by Dane Terry Part love story, part sci-fi lullaby, WEST is a song-cycle about traveling and change.  It’s a memory of the future unfolding in a series of stark tonal landscapes hued by country western and folk music.   Dane Terry is an American composer, performer and writer. He is the most recent recipient of […]