February 27 – March 14, 2014
Created and Performed by Bob Holman, Susan Hwang and Julian Kytasty | Conceived & Directed by VirlanaTkacz
“Captain John Smith Goes to Ukraine” is based on Smith’s own writing about his adventures fighting in the Turkish wars in Eastern Europe before he came to America. The music includes traditional Ukrainian epic songs known as “dumas” and wild new songs written by Susan Hwang which she performs accompanying herself on the accordion, as well as over the top love poetry by Bob Holman.
Established in 1990, La MaMa resident company Yara Arts Group is a collective of artists of Asian, African, Latino, Eastern and Western European ancestry, who come together to create original work in Yara’s signature style of multilingual dialogue and songs supported by evocative visuals and documentation of Eastern European, Siberian, and Asian cultures.
March 7 – March 9, 2014
GUNS: The Cabaret
Composed and directed by Elizabteh Swados
Featuring students and alumni of NYU Tisch Undergraduate Drama Department
March 6 – March 30, 2014
Shana Moulton/Zachary Wollard Opening reception: Thursday, March 6, 2014 6-8pm Performance begins at 7pm Artistic thought all over the world is concerned with the subtle energies that flow round the vegetable part of the human body and also with the flowers on this tree, the chakras which operate as its organs of perception. [...]