Poetry Electric: JAZZMUS – A Conscious Collective

January 30

A JOURNEY OF WORDS, POEMS, SONGS, AND JAZZ Join us at Poetry Electric for a journey of words, poems, songs and jazz! Live poetry, stories, words and songs that express the Fight for Our Civil Rights in Amerikkka. With a testimony to some of the Musicians and Singers who helped fight to pave the way, […]

La MaMa Umbria Playwright Retreat Alumni Readings

January 18 - January 20, 2018

La MaMa Umbria Playwright Retreat Alumni Readings 2018 Umbria Program Directors: David Diamond and Adriana Garbagnati 2017 Playwright Retreat Master Artist: Erik Ehn Don’t miss readings of new plays by playwrights who honed their craft at the La MaMa Umbria International Playwright Retreats (2017). Meet extraordinary writers from around the world. Each evening, you will […]


April 14 - May 05, 2018

Created by The Assembly Conceived by Nick Benacerraf Co-directed by Jess Chayes & Nick Benacerraf Text by Anton Chekhov, Heiner Müller, and The Assembly In SEAGULLMACHINE, an ensemble takes refuge in an abandoned theater, caught in the struggle between action and distraction. Smashing together two iconic riffs on the Hamlet story – Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull and Heiner Muller’s Hamletmachine […]

La Galleria: Universal Language

May 10 - May 26, 2018

By Matt Colagiuri Opening Reception: Thursday, May 10th | 6PM – 8PM Universal Language is the first comprehensive exhibition of sculptural photography work by Matt Colagiuri. Colagiuri’s work presents photographic images mounted on backgrounds of varying heights to weave a narrative that is as complex and revealing as his innovative technique. For this exhibition, the artist explores the […]

La Galleria: Space Time

April 19 - May 05, 2018

By Matthew Alie & James Powers Join us Saturday, May 5th at 8:30PM for a performance by GRAMMY and Emilie Weibel. Grammy is an ensemble of acoustic instruments and electronic textures that floats between ambient minimal and pop music. Emilie Weibel is a haunting pop noise vocalist and member of the duo Clebs. Matthew Alie and James […]

Refest 2.0 | Dissonance, Technology & Freedom

March 07 - March 10, 2018

All events on Thursday, March 8th & Friday, March 9th will continue as scheduled. Presented in collaboration with La MaMa Galleria, Magnum Foundation, Seoul Arts Center for Constitutional Rights, & NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program CultureHub’s annual festival will bridge communication between artists, activists, and technologists to explore technologies role in shaping our future. In this […]

La Galleria: Hair Paintings and Other Stories

February 06 - March 02, 2018

By Jarrett Key Co-presented by The Bellwether & Codify Art Opening Reception and Performance on February 6th | 7PM – 9PM Key grew up in rural Alabama to their grandmother singing, “your hair is your strength.” Hair Paintings and Other Stories re-imagines the collective bodily memories and rituals of the Black community by engaging its […]

La MaMa Kids: La MaMa Family Play Date

June 16

Fun-filled Cabaret Performance With Slant Performance Group Hosts Richard Ebihara & Perry Yung, of Slant Performance Group weave their magical humor through their 6th Annual La MaMa’s Family Play Date – a fun-filled cabaret performance embracing dance, music, and theatre, this is a unique event for the whole family. Richard Ebihara & Perry Yung, founders […]

La MaMa Kids: La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival Workshop

May 26

Led by Ellen Fisher Part of the La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival Bring your family to this unique dance workshop with Ellen Fisher! Now in its 13th season, La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival continues to support La MaMa’s commitment to presenting diverse performance styles that challenge audience’s perception of dance, and will feature performance/installations, experimental film screenings […]

La MaMa Kids: Don Quixote Takes New York

April 21 - May 06, 2018

By Loco7 Dance Puppet Theatre Company Inspired by the novel The Ingenious Nobleman Sir Quixote of La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Adapted from the novel by Ivan Cardozo & Beatriz Caballero Re-imagined and adapted by Denise Greber & Federico Restrepo Choreographed & Designed by Federico Restrepo Sound Design & Music by Hao Bai Costume […]