Undefined Fraction

November 19, 2015 - November 29, 2015

World Premiere By Loco7 Dance Puppet Theatre Company (USA/Colombia) Inspired by Pedro Calderón de la Barca’s Spanish-language play, Life’s a Dream Conceived By Federico Restrepo & Denise Greber Directed, Choreographed & Designed By Federico Restrepo Music Composed by Tareke Ortiz Tracing patterns of inequality, the play reflects on justice, guilt, punishment, and the conflict between […]

Poetry Electric: Women’s Poetry Happening

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Women’s Poetry Happening, live poetry readings Poetry Electric gathers some unique women artists to share their wonderful spoken words. Including readings by: Amber Atiya, Pam Lashkin, Jane LeCroy, Wanda Phipps, & Ilka Scobie About the Artists   Amber Atiya is the author of the fierce bums of doo-wop (Argos Books, 2014). Her poems have been […]

Night Light

No Need For A Night Light On A Light Night Like Tonight

November 19, 2015 - November 22, 2015

World PremiereCreated By Maiko Kikuchi Based on familiar tongue twisters, No Need For A Night Light is an experiment between text and design. Aimless idioms are tucked in and repurposed, only to be reborn as strange dreams. Although the piece employs sophisticated shadow puppets, curious animation, and elaborate headpieces, its genre remains the ordinary condition […]

Punschi

November 21, 2015 - November 22, 2015

Created by Sandglass Theater Fritzi’s Flea Circus Performed by Shoshana Bass Fritzi’s Flea Circus welcomes audiences into a delightful world of circus feats, presented by a tiny flea with a big personality. In this 20 minute show, you will experience Fritzti as the strong man, the high diver and even watch as he is shot […]

Shadowland Live (Episodes 4 & 5)

November 30, 2015 - December 6, 2015

“The effect is of watching, say, a vintage episode of ‘As the World Turns’ while under the influence of a heavy hallucinogen” – Ben Brantley, The New York Times Episode 4 – The Crystal Ship Episode 5 – Hallucitania John Jesurun’s cross-media storytelling returns as Shadowland Live, a continuation of his  webserial Shadowland. His exploded […]

Pylade

December 3, 2015 - December 18, 2015

Recommended for Adults Only Written by Pier Paolo Pasolini English Translation of Pylade is by Adam Paolozza and Coleen MacPherson Directed by Ivica Buljan; Assistant Directed by Arthur Adair Performed by Great Jones Repertory Company with Marco Mandić Music composed by Michael Sirotta, additional music by Yukio Tsuji and Heather Paauwe Pasolini’s PYLADE, a contemporary reinterpretation […]

Pioneers Go East Collective -- Hildegaard

Hildegard (vision)

December 3, 2015 - December 20, 2015

Hildegard (visions) is a TimeOut New York Critic’s Pick! By Pioneers Go East Collective Created and Designed by Gian Marco Lo Forte, Abby Felder and John Sully Directed by Gian Marco Lo Forte Written by Abby Felder Composed by John Sully Featured Performers: Marina Celander, Nehprii Amenii, Seth Gilman, Kamala Sankaram, Daniel Diaz, Tali Custer. […]

All We Have Left is Each Other

All We Have Left

November 18, 2015

A work-in-progress presentation: Written by Liz Hara; Directed by Spencer Lott; Puppet Design by Martin P. Robinson Developed through the inaugural Henson Puppetry Residency at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center After the suicides of their parents, 16-year-old Kyle and 14-year-old Carol are left alone in Frozen Village, their family’s run-down roadside attraction in Winnahotek, Minnesota. […]

Happy Lucky Fun Fun Show

Happy Lucky Golden Tofu Panda Dragon Good Time Fun Fun Show

December 4, 2015 - December 13, 2015

Comedy by Kate Rigg Music by SlantyEyedMama (Kate Rigg and Lyris Hung) Additional Comedy/Characters by Leah Ryan Killer Comedy, political sketches, and rock n’ roll spoken word “medit-Asians” — from one of New York’s most celebrated solo artists. Meet a 40 year old Asian American cheerleading novice, a 10000 year old performance artist, a race-ambiguous / age-unknown human blowtorch […]

Frank Sinatra

Let Me Be Frank

December 7, 2015

Hosted by Laraine “Tapz” Goodman of Downtown’s “Club 124” and Robin “The Organizer” Schatell Artistic Direction by Laraine Goodman A mash up of downtown Frankophiles channel Old Blue Eyes with a bang, in celebration of Sinatra’s 100th Birthday. Let Me Be Frank, a rollicking night of swinging music and song, syncopated tapping, smooth booze and […]