Coffeehouse Chronicles #146: Mario Montez

March 24, 2018

Michal Gamily – Series Director Arthur Adair – Educational Outreach Coffeehouse Chronicles honors the life and career of actor, drag performer & Warhol Superstar Mario Montez with panelists, live performances and archival material from the La MaMa Archives. Moderator Conrad Ventur Panelists Bibbe Hansen, Agosto Machado & Lola Pashalinski MORE INFO TBA Legendary Puerto Rican-American drag actor Mario Montez made his […]

La Galleria: Raw & Cooked | Claudia Doring-Baez and Sophie Iremonger

March 15, 2018 - April 14, 2018

Curated by Karen Wilkin and Robert James Anderson Opening Reception: March 15th, 6pm to 9pm Claudia Doring-Baez: Recent Paintings Claudia Doring-Baez’s recent paintings depart from the French director Alain Renais’s 1961 film Last Year at Marienbad, with its enigmatic screenplay by Alain Robbe-Grillet. Doring-Baez’s engagement with this icon of Nouvelle Vague cinema follows her series inspired by […]

La Galleria: NADA New York

March 8, 2018 - March 11, 2018

La MaMa Galleria is pleased to announce its participation in NADA New York 2018 with artists Justin Vivian Bond, Elliott Jerome Brown Jr., Samuel Draxler, and Adriana Farmiga. The presented works engage with issues of queerness and liminality in representation, playing with what conventions of their medium are adopted or undermined, and what is omitted […]

La Galleria: Cell Count

June 1, 2018 - June 16, 2018

Curated by Kyle Croft and Asher Mones Co-presented by Visual AIDS In May 2015, Michael Johnson was sentenced to 30 years in prison for recklessly exposing others to HIV, a crime that does not require any proof of actual transmission. His case is just one of over 300 prosecutions for HIV exposure in the last […]

Poetry Electric: Witch Hunt | Fire Up the Stakes

March 13, 2018

Witch Hunt: Fire Up The Stakes is a night of fierce feminist fire. A gathering of emerging and established interdisciplinary artists by Patrice Miller to speak truth to power. Featuring poetry, music, and movement that invites you to witness trauma, transformation, and radical love as an act of magical resistance.  About the Artists MAYBE BURKE  is a New […]

Experiments 18: In Among the Young and the Healthy

February 26, 2018

FREE EVENT By Robert Zander Norman Directed by Alex Hare  A young man uproots his life in the suburban Midwest to move across the country and be closer to an online journalist who’s charmed him with her obsessive photo essays on impending nuclear apocalypse. CAST Everett: Russell Sperberg Charlotte: Tara Pacheco Dana and others: Narea […]

Anna/Kate Band “How To Hold” Album Release Concert

March 23, 2018

One Night Only Event Join the Anna/Kate Band, and friends, for an exclusive theatrical concert, debuting new music and a new studio album for the first time! The emerging folk-pop group leaves the acclaimed Grand Street Recording Studio after a six-month long creative process to share their debut album, “How To Hold.” The album has […]

He’s Still Our President, He’s Still Our Problem

February 19, 2018

One Night Only Curated and Hosted by Nicky Paraiso Proceeds to benefit Planned Parenthood. Coming on the heels of the 2018 Women’s Marches, He’s Still Our President, He’s Still Our Problem commemorates this auspicious holiday with dance and performance artists who embrace the First Amendment right (duty!) to free expression and open assembly. Join us on our […]

La MaMa Kids: Playing it Forward

March 17, 2018

Theatre Workshop Led by Children, ages 9 – 16 For the first time, La MaMa Kids will invite five young artists to facilitate mini workshops for their peers. Neighborhood children and family of La MaMa’s resident artists will share their knowledge and training. Participating youth teaching artists include: Yuna Clark & Auden Gage | Storytelling […]