Coffeehouse Chronicles #139: HAIR 50th Anniversary

January 21

Curated by Michal Gamily Educational Outreach by Arthur Adair Moderated by Chris Kapp and Michal Gamily Join us, as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of HAIR: The American Tribal Love Rock Musical with co-creator James Rado, composer Galt MacDermot, featuring members of the original Off-Broadway cast of 1967, Broadway cast of 1968, and the cast […]


January 26 - January 29, 2017

Written by Shmuel Refael Directed by Geula Jeffet-Attar Adapted by Haim Idissis Translated by Howard Rypp Theater | US Premiere Golgotha is a one man show, performed in English by Victor Attar. Albert Salvado, a Holocaust Survivor, re-lives the atrocities of the concentration camps as he prepares for his long awaited dream to come true: […]

David’s Friend

January 27 - February 12, 2017

Now Extended through 2/12! “a feisty and funny one-woman show” ~ Charles Isherwood, The New York Times  Written and performed by Nora BurnsDirected by Adrienne Truscott Theater | US Premiere Run Time: 60 minutes David’s Friend is a fast-paced multi-media show is a celebration of friendship, fun, freaks, fag hags, youthful passion, changing times, aging, […]

Culturehub: Hi-Fi | Wi-Fi | Sci-Fi

February 02 - February 19, 2017

La MaMa and Culturehub present Hi-Fi | Wi-Fi | Sci-Fi Predictions Past Present and Future In association with the Seoul Institute of the Arts Written by Robert Patrick Directed by Billy Clark and Jason Trucco In the 1960s and 1970s, playwright Robert Patrick led an underground theatre movement that questioned the future through a series […]

Coffeehouse Chronicles #140: Robert Patrick

February 04

Curated by Michal Gamily Educational Outreach by Arthur Adair Photo by Diana Lundin Join us at La MaMa for the 140th Coffeehouse Chronicles celebrating the work and career of Robert Patrick with panelists, archival footage, and live performances. Moderator: William M. Hoffman Panelists: Michael McGrinder, Natalie H. Rogers, Jordan Beswick, Carol Nelson, Magie Dominic and […]

La MaMa Kids: Puppets For The People Workshop

February 04

Participants will join Jessica Litwak, master puppet builder, theatre artist and drama therapist for this fun and therapeutic puppet- building workshop. They will learn how to make a puppet and bring him or her to life. These puppets allow workshop participants to tell their stories and freely express themselves with hands, body and voice. Using […]

La Galleria: HA HA FRESH

February 09 - March 11, 2017

For her latest solo project with La Mama, Adriana Farmiga presents HA HA FRESH- a body of work including drawings and sculptures. The exhibition, centered around the theme of “the bodega”, considers this ubiquitous urban corner shop as a site located between archive and social space. In the same way a bodega can centralize and serve […]

Calderon’s Two Dreams

February 09 - February 26, 2017

Created by George Drance and the Magis Theatre CompanyOriginal Music by Elizabeth Swados Theater | World Premiere Calderon’s Two Dreams” is a presentation of both versions Pedro Calderon de la Barca’s masterpiece “Life is a Dream”. Calderon’s first iteration of the play, written in 1635, deals with questions of freedom and choice in a confusing reality.  As his career […]

Riot Antigone

February 10 - February 19, 2017

A Hannah Greene and J. Mehr Kaur Production Created & Directed by Seonjae Kim Lyrics by Seonjae Kim Music by Mori Einsidler, Seonjae Kim, Erato A. Kremmyda Additional Music by Jane Cardona, Jess Marlor Photo Credit: Walls Trimble Music Theater | World Premiere RIOT ANTIGONE is Seonjae Kim’s new take on Sophocles’ tragedy, told from the perspective of […]

La MaMa Kids: The Adventures of Kid and Kaila Beat Box Workshop

February 18

Hailing from NYC the ‘beat rhyming’ duo of Kid Lucky and Kaila Mullady combine beatboxing, rapping, spoken word, scatting, and vocal sound effects into an awesome display of vocal abilities that translates into amazing songs and a good time! They explore all realms of American music: from hip hop and electronic music (like trap and […]