ALAXSXA | ALASKA

October 12, 2017 - October 29, 2017

NY Premiere Directed by Ping Chong & Ryan Conarro A Production of Ping Chong + Company Created by Ping Chong, Ryan Conarro, Justin Perkins & Gary Upay’aq Beaver (Central Yup’ik)   ALAXSXA | ALASKA is a theatrical collage of multimedia, puppetry, and Central Yup’ik drum and dance, illuminating striking moments of cross-cultural encounter in the epic, changing landscapes of Alaska. The three performers use movement and […]

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 […]

Summer Rental: The Cost

July 14, 2017 - July 15, 2017

World Premiere Written by Aquaila Shene’ Barnes Directed by Barbara Montgomery #TheCostPlay Acclaimed Actor/Director Barbara Montgomery introduces Aquaila Shene’ Barnes’ World Premiere play The Cost. Power vs. Truth — Politics and family collide on stage with the launch of NEC’s Alumni Summer Showcase. Produced by the renowned Negro Ensemble Company at La MaMa, this production […]

LU! LU! LU! LU! An Evening Celebrating Spiderwoman Theater’s 40 Years

September 19, 2017

Featuring Performances by: | Bette Bourne and Paul Shaw of Bloolips | Carmelita Tropicana | The Colorado Sisters (Hortencia & ElVira Colorado) | | Taylor Mac | SilverCloud Singers | Split Britches | A Tribe Called Red | The Talking Band | Come help celebrate 40 years of a beloved stalwart of New York’s downtown scene.  A gala […]

Summer Rental: In the Box 2 -You and Me-

June 30, 2017 - July 2, 2017

Celebrated for her captivating work with the Martha Graham Dance Company, dancer/choreographer Miki Orihara premieres the second incarnation of her multi-media work, In the Box (ITB). Directed by theatrical visual-effects specialist Hiroyuki Nishiyama (a.k.a. nissy), this new experimental dance-theater piece features performances by Bessie Award winner Orihara with original music by best-selling Sony Music artist […]

La MaMa Gala

October 26, 2017

For questions & tickets please call the Laura at 212-254-6468 Make a Donation Thursday, October 26, 2017 Honorary Chair: Harvey Fierstein Chair: Gretchen Shugart President of Arts & Culture, AudienceView Honoring: Darren Sussman TheaterMania/OvationTix Co-Founder/Downtown Entrepreneur/Producer For his visionary and innovative work on behalf of small and mid-sized performing arts organizations Award Presenter: Mike Carlsen Associate […]

La MaMa Su Casa Program: Studies in Puppet Form Presentation

Workshop Leader: Federico Restrepowith Carolina Restrepo Loaiza and Dana Boll About the Program“Studies in Puppet Form,” conducted by Federico Restrepo, introduced seniors to the use of puppetry in dance. Participants learned how to use the body and puppetry to communicate character and action, and improve body control and body language. They collaboratively developed a short puppet […]