Experiments 17: The Mouth

March 20, 2017

Written by Mike Albo & Amanda Duarte Directed by Amanda Duarte Starring Jenn Harris, Isaac Oliver, Julia Knippen, and Daniel Loeser  Jess, a feminist activist and writer, reluctantly decides that she should “legitimize” her relationship and get married to her longterm boyfriend. Meanwhile, a belligerent entity known as The Mouth is beginning to consume more […]

Benghazi Bergen-Belsen

March 23, 2017 - April 9, 2017

Written and Conceived by Lahav Timor Based on the novel by Yossi Sucary Directed by Michal Gamily Translated by Inbal Timor A No Visa Production Theater | World Premiere Benghazi Bergen-Belsen is an original play based on the novel of the same name by Yossi Sucary. Tracing the story of the holocaust of the Jews of […]

Non-Consensual Relationships With Ghosts

March 24, 2017 - April 2, 2017

Written and Directed by Susana Cook | Sound Design by Julian Mesri This was the story of a king who is actually a queen, who is sent in exile, imprisoned in Athens and found 45 years later in Argentina at a tomb contest. But then, major historical events disrupt the process revealing that nobody is […]

Springtime in Nickyland

March 18, 2017 - March 19, 2017

Curated and hosted by Nicky Paraiso In the spirit of rebirth, renewal, and the resurrection of the spirit, curator and emcee Nicky Paraiso addresses the current political and social climate in a serious attempt to investigate and celebrate the origins of cabaret. Although the 19th century French definition referred to any business serving liquor, a […]

Poetry Electric: The Prodigal Vegan: A Culinary Solo Show

March 27, 2017

For most people, salads don’t carry a lot of emotional baggage. They provide nutrition. Weight-loss. And maybe a couple of artful Instagram hashtags. But Lisa does not have a normal relationship to salads. In The Prodigal Vegan: A Culinary Solo Show, playwright and storyteller Lisa Huberman takes her audience on a colorful, comic, interactive culinary […]

The Room Sings

March 31, 2017 - April 16, 2017

By The Talking Band Written and Directed by Paul Zimet Music by Ellen Maddow Set Design by Nic Ularu Video Design by Baxter Engle Lighting Design by Lenore Doxsee Costume Design by Kiki Smith Puppet Design by Ralph Lee A room in a country house sings of those who have lived there over a span […]

Tao Marayao (The Good Person)

April 6, 2017 - April 9, 2017

By Kinding SindawCreated and Directed by Potri Ranka Manis Queano Nur Tao Marayao is a dance storytelling theater piece follows the path of Panglima, a tribal chief of the Samal Balangingi, a maritime Muslim tribe from Zamboanga, Mindanao, Southern Philippines. It is a saga that explores the themes of displacement, the continued plunder of indigenous […]

London Paris

April 7, 2017 - April 16, 2017

In Association with Axis Theatre Company Written and Performed by Edgar Oliver Directed by Randy Sharp Before Edgar moved to the Lower East Side in 1977 he began his travels from Savannah roaming across England and France with his sister Helen. They lived in Paris studying Baroque art and learning such amazing facts as: Alka-Seltzer […]

La MaMa Kids: Scarf Marionette Workshop

April 8, 2017

With Jane Catherine Shaw Make a Roser-style scarf marionette, a family workshop! Explore your creativity together in an inter-generational puppetry workshop for ages 6 and over. Using scarf fabric, 5 balls, 4 strings and a controller made of rulers, you will create a marionette that can come to life and walk, dance, and even fly. Learn […]