The Life and Times of Lee Harvey Oswald

November 2, 2017 - November 19, 2017

A co-production of Czechoslovak-American Marionette Theatre Conceived and Written by Vít Hořejš Co-Directed by Hořejš and Matt Cahoon The Life And Times Of Lee Harvey Oswald revisits three 1963 national traumas: the assassinations of President Kennedy, his brother, and Rev. Martin Luther King. Exploring the shrouded, dense cobwebs of multiple conspiracy theories that attempt to […]

Don’t Feed the Indians

November 2, 2017 - November 19, 2017

World Premiere Conceived, Written and Directed by Murielle Borst-Tarrant [Kuna/Rappahanock Nations] Musical Direction by Kevin Tarrant [Hopi/Hochunk Nations] A Safe Harbors Indigenous Collective Project Watch out when Indian show business meets the Doctrine of Discovery! A raucous play and political satire loosely based on Dante’s Divine Comedy. A comedic Native-Aesthetic look at the marginalization of […]

Conquest of the Universe or When Queens Collide

November 2, 2017 - November 19, 2017

Written by Charles Ludlam Directed by Everett Quinton Presented in association with Howl Arts On the 50th Anniversary of The Ridiculous Theatrical Company and 30 years since Ludlam’s death, La MaMa celebrates the artistry of Charles Ludlam. A fully produced revival of Ludlam’s early masterwork Conquest of the Universe or When Queens Collide directed by Everett Quinton is […]

Halloween Unleashed: Dancing Bones, Tasting Darkness and the Skeleton Within

October 27, 2017 - October 29, 2017

World Premiere By Armitage Gone! Dance, New York City Choreographed by Karole Armitage Original Commissioned Music by Terry Dame Music by DNA, Theoretical Girls, Wyclef Jean, Marilyn Manson, David Lang, Fats Waller Tony Nominated Punk Ballerina Karole Armitage creates a gritty street influenced comedy on the delights of Halloween with her company, Armitage Gone! Dance. […]

Burning Doors

October 12, 2017 - October 22, 2017

“The astonishment of ‘Burning Doors’ is its ability to translate political rage and impotence into an art of indirection that is often as complex as it is powerful.” – Ben Brantley, New York Times New York Premiere Devised and performed by Belarus Free Theatre Directed by Nicolai Khalezin and Natalia Kaliada With Maria Alyokhina from […]


October 12, 2017 - October 29, 2017

“Cultures collide and coexist in Ping Chong + Company’s sumptuous anthropological collage Alaxsxa | Alaska, which harmoniously incorporates puppetry, movement and video to explore America’s largest state….this theatrical feast bursts with vitality as vast as its subject.” – Diane Snyder, Time Out New York For a PDF version of the ALAXSXA | ALASKA program: Click […]

Coffeehouse Chronicles #143: Sam Shepard

October 7, 2017

Michal Gamily – Series Director Arthur Adair – Educational Outreach Moderator: Jean-Claude van Itallie Panelists: Jean Claude Van Itallie, Joyce Aaron Funk, Anne Militello, Charles Mingus, Evangeline Morphos, Angelina Fiordellisi & Sandy Rogers Performances by Joyce Aaron Funk, Cary Gant, Mike Gorman, Michael Bowen Horn, Thomas Keith, Harry Mann, Wayne Maugans, Peter Stampfel, Leslie Silva, Clea Rivera Sam Shepard Coffeehouse Chronicles […]

Kingdom of Earth

This production is unfortunately canceled. Call 212-254-6468 for more information. NY Premiere Abrahamse & Meyer Productions [South Africa] In Association with The Provincetown Tennessee Williams’ Theatre Festival Written by Tennessee Williams Director, Set & Lighting Design by Fred Abrahamse Original Music by Charl-Johan Lingenfelder Terminally ill Lot returns to the Mississippi Delta with his new bride, […]

La MaMa Puppet Slam

September 29, 2017 - September 30, 2017

Puppeteer and theatre artist Jane Catherine Shaw curates a two-night puppet slam featuring contemporary short-form puppet and object theatre from both emerging and veteran puppet artists. This puppet cabaret, challenges artists to make their best short-form work and to bring a variety of puppet forms to audiences. Shaw is co-founder of the Voice 4 Vision […]

UNTITLED_I will be there when you die

September 28, 2017 - September 30, 2017

NY Premiere By Alessandro Sciarroni Co-presented as part of the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF)’s Crossing the Line Festival Choreographer Alessandro Sciarroni returns to Crossing the Line Festival with the second part of his Will you still love me tomorrow? trilogy. In this contemplative work on the passage of time, four jugglers start nonchalantly tossing pins, building to a […]