La MaMa’s The Club is located at 74A East 4th Street, on the 2nd Floor.
December 6 – December 15, 2013
10pm | Friday & Saturday
5:30pm | Sunday
by Nomad Theatrical Company / Artistic Director: Grant Neale
The New Yorker called Novelist Flann O’Brien “one of the great comic geniuses, and one of the most inspired literary minds, of the twentieth century.” Nomad Theatrical Company adapts O’Brien’s comic novel The Third Policeman with their singular brand of physical and perspective-bending theater. Come experience a phantasmagorical journey where bicycles might become people and people might become…oh my!
THE STORY OF NOMAD
Nomad began in 1994 at the One Dream Theater in Tribeca with the production of a one-act play written and directed by Grant Neale called You Won’t be Eating Them, They’ll be Eating You.
Since those late nights Nomad has developed a strong following by creating theatre employing a potent physical vocabulary and the use of scenic elements which morph by the hands of the actors.
December 9 – December 10, 2013 at 8pm
Political Snorts is a revue filled with characters songs and sketches that examine,rip apart,and destroy events taking place in our world.The comedy is dangerous so come wearing a vest.
December 18, 2013 at 7:30pm
La MaMa ETC / Kinding Sindaw / NAFCON present Artist Collective for #HAYIANRELIEF. Featuring performances and artwork auction to benefit the victims of typhoon Haiyan / Yolanda. All proceeds will go to NACFON USA’s Haiyan Relief fund. NACFON’s fundraising efforts has been lauded by community leaders as the organization where “100% of the funds go directly to grassroots relief [...]
December 21 – December 22, 2013
Just in time for the holidays, Saint Nicky Paraiso is Master of Ceremonies for the ultimate holiday cabaret. The Club at La MaMa is decked out in all its seasonal glory and each night a holy host of characters will be singing, dancing, gender-blending and all out merry-making in outrageous East Village Spirit. Keep checking for St Nicky’s Secret Guest List!
January 3 – January 12, 2014
For two weeks, curator and host Dan Fishback rallies the brashest new voices of the queer stage for a peak into the future of underground, revolutionary queer art-making. Ranging from drag and cabaret to spoken word and theater, each of these young artists take cues from their predecessors while reinventing their forms through the singular weirdness of their own individual visions. Each night of SQUIRTS will also feature a guest legend – an established icon of the queer performance world. Join multiple generations of queer performers as we celebrate the legacy of downtown theatrics and the precocious audacity of the millennial mind.
January 17 – January 19, 2014
Shane Shane, the most radical queer performer you’d ever want to introduce to your Grandma, brings his body-positive, confrontational mania to the La MaMa Stage. An evening of original songs, video art, cabaret, and comedy featuring some of New York’s most eclectic performers as special guests.
November 29 – December 1, 2013
November 7 – November 10, 2013
October 26 – November 3, 2013
September 27 – October 13, 2013