2016 La MaMa Puppet Series

September 24, 2016 - November 6, 2016

Series Curator: Denise Greber In 1962, Ellen Stewart invited puppet artists from Korea to perform their production of Head Hunting by Pagoon Kang Wouk. This began La MaMa’s long love affair with all things puppetry. The form has been an integral part of La MaMa’s artistic vision ever since. The La MaMa Puppet Series showcases […]

La MaMa Kids: The Adventures of Seucy and Boto – In Repertory

September 24, 2016 - October 2, 2016

The Adventures of Seucy and Boto – In Repertory A World Premiere By Loco7 Dance Puppet Theatre Created by Federico Restrepo and Denise Greber Directed & Designed by Federico Restrepo   The Adventures of Seucy and Boto uses dance, puppetry and music to tell mythological stories from the Amazon Jungle. Created and performed by Loco […]

Denuded

September 28, 2016 - October 2, 2016

“Must See: Denuded at the Queer New YorkArts Festival” Witness Bruno Isaković’s newest masterpiece.  By Hilton Dresden  Read the full article here. Denuded (Solo) September 28 Buy Tickets DENUDED (SOLO) Created and Performed by Bruno Isaković Artistic advisor | Zvonimir Dobrović Denuded (SOLO) is about the body, movement and stillness, breathing and, most importantly, about a constant contact with […]

Et’teffeh/Apples

September 29, 2016 - October 2, 2016

Et’effeh / Apples is a VOICE CHOICE! “In its American debut, Algerian experimental theater troupe Istijmam Culturelle uses absurdism and dark humor to address the political and social struggles of Algeria in the aftermath of the 1988 uprising and subsequent civil war.” By Istijmam (Algeria)Presented in association with Center Stage Et’teffeh/Apples is performed in English […]

The God Projekt

September 30, 2016 - October 16, 2016

The God Projekt is a VOICE CHOICE! Not for nothing hasVoice critic Helen Shaw called The God Projekt “one of the most startlingly intense shows I’ve seen.” The God Projekt is a Time Out New York Pick! By Lone Wolf Tribe Conceived by Kevin AugustineCo-written and Co-directed by Kevin Augustine and Edward EinhornPresented in association with […]

Split Britches: Unexploded Ordnances & Retro(per)spective

October 6, 2016 - October 23, 2016

October 20 – October 23, 2016 Retro(per)spective By Split Britches Written and Performed by Peggy Shaw and Lois Weaver A Split Britches greatest hits album for those who remember the 1980s and a Split Britches primer for those who may have missed it!  Performed by Peggy Shaw and Lois Weaver, Retro(per)spective  provides a humorous slant on love, […]

La MaMa Kids: Heather Henson’s Craft & Storytelling Workshop

October 8, 2016

Craft & Storytelling WorkshopWith IBEX Puppetry Part of the 2016 La MaMa Puppet Series Join Heather Henson and Ibex Puppetry in a playful exploration of the endangered Whooping Cranes of North America. This workshop illustrates the way Indigenous people participate in the dance of the crane and reveal the interconnection of the ecosystem shared by […]

Coffeehouse Chronicles #136: Theodora Skipitares

October 8, 2016

Moderated by JoAnne Akalaitis  Panelists: Andrea Balis, Claudia Orenstein and Jane Catherine Shaw  Part of the 2016 La MaMa Puppet Series   About Theodora Skipitares Theodora Skipitares is an interdisciplinary artist and theater director based in NewYork. Trained as a sculptor and theater designer, she began creating personal solo performances in the late 1970’s, which revolved […]

Pitecus

October 13, 2016 - October 16, 2016

US PremiereBy Teatro Vascello- RezzaMastrella (Italy) In Pitecus, Rezza-Mastrella analyze the relationship between man and his perversions in demented portrayals of many different people coming to grips with the Absurd. Teatro Vascello, founded by Giancarlo Nanni and Manuela Kustermann,is Rome’s best-known venue for underground and independent groups and has presented works by Peter Brook, Robert […]

La Galleria: Same Bed, Different Dreams

October 15, 2016 - November 4, 2016

UPCOMING EVENTS Opening Reception: Saturday, October 15th, 6-8 PM. Finley is introducing 12 different food parings for each of her paintings created by chef Patricia Clark of All Five Senses who describes her inspiration as “Dream-state instincts combine with ethereal flavors and textures.” Coco Karol / C. Finley performance: Tuesday, October 18th, 7 PM. Suddenly Every Wednesday: October 26th 7 […]