October 2 - November 2, 2014


October 2, 2014 - November 2, 2014

Internationally renowned director Karin Coonrod and Obie-award winning composer Elizabeth Swados bring their significant craft, daring, and imagination to Shakespeare’s The Tempest, in a world-premiere music-theatre production at La MaMa. Featuring a diverse, intergenerational cast, including veteran film and television actor Reg E. Cathey as Prospero and Joseph Harrington, 14-year-old star of Broadway’s Billy Elliot, as Ariel.

Tempest 3: The Tide is Rising
October 2 - December 21, 2014

Tempest 3: The Tide is Rising

October 2, 2014 - December 21, 2014

Three diverse, international productions of William Shakepeare’s THE TEMPEST (U.S. – Korea – Italy). These productions form the centerpiece of our LA MAMA EARTH season. In announcing the season, Artistic Director Mia Yoo stated the LA MAMA EARTH theme materialized as a result of the up-close and personal impact of Hurricane Sandy on individuals and communities.


La MaMa Gala

November 13, 2014 - November 13, 2014

An evening of cocktails, dinner and performance celebrating a creative home for artists
that support daring work in theatre, dance, performance art, and music that defies form
and transcends boundaries of language, race and culture.

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The Tempest

November 20, 2014 - November 23, 2014

Inspired by a true story from the Korean Chronicles of the Three Kingdoms, Mokwha Repertory Company’s The Tempest is set in 5th century Korea, infusing Shakespeare’s text with elements of traditional Korean folklore.

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The Seagull

December 4, 2014 - December 7, 2014

One of the most successful performances in the recent Serbian National Theatre history, Chekhov’s Seagull directed by Slovenian director Tomi Janežič, has been described by national and international critic as a theatre phenomenon. The seven hour performance has received an outstanding reception both by theatre critics and connoisseurs.