Coffeehouse Chronicles #151: Richard Foreman

December 01

Curated by Michal Gamily Educational Outreach by Arthur Adair Coffeehouse Chronicles honors Richard Foreman and his long career with panelists, live performances and archival material from the La MaMa Archives. MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED About Coffeehouse Chronicles Coffeehouse Chronicles is an educational performance series exploring the history and development of Off-Off Broadway from its inception within […]

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January 06 - January 12, 2019

Co-presented with La MaMa Part of the Prototype Festival, a co-production of Beth Morrison Projects and HERE in association with Trinity Church Wall Street Locked away in a sterile room, a sickly child, Bibi, and her doting mother, Lumee, are each other’s sole protectors from the unknown. When a mysterious illness lurking outside their door leaves Bibi […]

La MaMa Umbria: International Playwright Retreat

August 18 - August 28, 2019

ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE 2019: To Be Announced Now Accepting Applications Click Here To Apply About the Playwright Retreat Playwrights, both professionals and students, are welcome to spend their summer with La MaMa Umbria International in beautiful Spoleto, Italy. The selected group of playwrights will participate in writing workshops led by an award-winning playwright while enjoying the peaceful […]

Call to Action!

October 26 - October 28, 2018

LET’S SEND A MESSAGE.  Historic, deeply important  midterm elections are right around the corner. Iconoclastic performance artist Karen Finley headlines a stellar lineup  of artists to inspire and activate the downtown community with a “Call to Action” weekend, anchored around her latest protest piece.  WEEKEND SCHEDULE: Friday, October 26th | Soapbox: Speak Up, Speak Out featuring Pamela Sneed, Adrienne […]

La MaMa Umbria: International Symposium for Directors

July 17 - August 16, 2019

For the 20th year of the Directors’ Symposium, July 17 – August 16, 2019, La MaMa Umbria is offering unique opportunities to learn from the world’s finest directors, designers and theatre-makers. Please join us. Keep an eye on this page for continuing updates on visiting artists, workshops and other events. Artists-in-Residence Scheduled to Date Include […]

Poetry Electric: Keepers of the Flame

October 22

“…we predicate our hopes and dreams towards survival and change, first made into language, then into idea, then into more tangible action.” -Audre Lorde In these treacherous times, poetry is now more necessary than ever. We need both the revolutionary and the visionary, the pragmatist and the dreamer. Join us as these diverse New York […]

Experiments 19: Vagina Town

October 12 - October 13, 2018

La MaMa presents Vagina Town By MUR As the world of mansplaining, manspreading, and manterrupting takes over New York, seven women form a small town of misfits upstate. For their annual town meeting, they emerge singing of their unique and sometimes tragic tales of abuse and mistreatment. This year, the town faces losing their land to […]

Coffeehouse Chronicles #150: Ralph Lee

November 10

Curated by Michal Gamily Educational Outreach by Arthur Adair Coffeehouse Chronicles honors Ralph Lee and his long career with panelists, live performances and archival material from the La MaMa Archives. Moderator: Bob Holman with Casey Compton, Ralph Lee, Ellen Maddow, Theodora Skipitares, Kristine Haruna Lee, Neal Kirkwood, Tom Marion, Harry Mann, Kim Gambino, Rob Mcfadden […]

Coffeehouse Chronicles #149: Andrei Serban

September 29

Curated by Michal Gamily & Kim Ima Educational Outreach by Arthur Adair Coffeehouse Chronicles honors Andrei Serban and his long career with panelists, live performances and archival material from the La MaMa Archives. Hosted by Mia Yoo Panelists: Arnold Aronson, Daniela Dima, Liev Schreiber, Priscilla Smith, Aniko Szucs, Charlie Hayward, Onni Johnson, Valois Mickens Performers: Great Jones Repertory […]

POSTPONED | Making Stories Together

October 13

The Making Stories Together workshop is unfortunately POSTPONED to a later date due to complications around international visa applications. Please keep your eyes out for more La MaMa Kids programming this season: http://bit.ly/1TGCGEu  Led by Aaron Landsman The focus of this story telling workshop will be to make performance using language, space and time. The […]