Coffeehouse #127: Kinding Sindaw

June 13

Curator: Michal Gamily | Moderator: Anne Berryl Corotan Naguit The dances of Kinding Sindaw originate from the royal court dances of the Maranao Sultanate- a repertory of the sacred, classic, and secular combining grace and vigor, dances that directly reflect their rich natural environment. Dancers imitate the graceful movements of birds, fish, butterflies, rivers, streams, and ocean […]

La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival ’15

April 30 - June 21, 2015

La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival celebrates it’s 10th Anniversary Season, featuring work by: Alexandra Beller, Yoshiko Chuma, Anya Cloud and Eric Geiger, Brandon Collwes, Jane Comfort and Company, Junk Ensemble, Jon Kinzel, Stanley Love Performance Group, John Scott, Ani Taj, Thierry Micouin & Gwen Welliver

Double Jack

December 16 - December 18, 2014

By Thierry Micouin. The third part of a triptych that began with a solo piece about the problem of identity building, Double Jack sets a challenge for performers: an interactive sound installation composed of five electric guitars reacts instantaneously to the movements of the dancer.

Thank You Donors

Thanks to All of Our 2015 Donors!

La MaMa’s 53rd season has come to a close and another fiscal year has ended! We would like to thank all of the 1000+ artists from all over the world who set in motion more than 80 productions that brought in over 32,000 visitors this season! Special thanks goes out to our individual 2015 donors this […]

Coffeehouse #120: Judith Malina

May 31

Series Director – Michal Gamily Educational Outreach – Arthur Adair Judith Malina is an actress, writer, director, and co-founder of the Living Theater. Founded in 1947 as an imaginative alternative to the commercial theater by Judith Malina, the German-born student of Erwin Piscator, and Julian Beck, an abstract expressionist painter of the New York School, The […]

Coffeehouse #119: Tom Murrin

April 19

Series Director – Michal Gamily Educational Outreach – Arthur Adair Tom Murrin (1939–2012) was best known as a pioneering performance artist of the East Village scene, turning trash into treasure in his uniquely entertaining shows. But he began as one of the first generation of La MaMa playwrights and continued to write and present plays throughout […]

Coffeehouse #118: Liz Swados

March 29

Series Director – Michal Gamily / Educational Outreach – Arthur Adair Spend an intimate afternoon with composer, playwright, director, novelist, and poet, Elizabeth Swados, who for over 30 years has challenged the conventions of music, performance, and all facets of the written, spoken and musical word. Perhaps best known for her smash hit, RUNAWAYS on Broadway and […]

Ephemera as Evidence

Opening reception: Thursday, June 5, 2014 6:00 – 8:00 PM   D-L Alvarez / Vincent Chevalier / Rosson Crow / Luke Dowd / Chloe Dzubilo / Benjamin Frederickson / Tony Just / Kia LaBeija / Nancer LeMoins / Charles Long / Kevin McCarty / Ray Navarro & Zoe Leonard / Eric Rhein / Jack Smith […]