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 […]

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 […]

Day of Remembrance Gathering

February 19

Admission is Free An exploration and commemoration through photography, art, video, text, music and conversation. Speakers to include Sharmin Sadequee (No Separate Justice), Aliya Hana Hussain (Center for Constitutional Rights), Suki Setsuko Terada Ports (activist), Kaoru Ikeda (choreographer), Perry Yung (musician), Rick Ebihara (musician), Bill Ruyle (musician), Grant Ujifusa (Redress activist), and Corky Lee (photographer).  All are welcome and […]

He’s Our President / He’s Our Problem

February 20

  A Performance Action Event Curated and Hosted by Nicky Paraiso A series of DIY performance events held around the country and the world on February 20, 2017 – that aims to mobilize our ongoing resistance and channel our anger into art and activism! We are calling for radical inclusive, disruptive, provocative, ridiculous, enraged and […]

Poetry Electric: Voices of the New Resistance

February 20

Against the President on President’s day!The New Resistance Hosted by  Jane LeCroy & Kaila Mullady Money gives us its paper cuts from which we are bleeding to death. How will we save the world?  Diversity, Inclusion, Acceptance. NYC poets and beatboxers demonstrate the art of the new resistance. FEATURING: | John S. Hall | Heide Hatry | […]

The Seventh Annual American Human Beatbox Festival

February 22 - February 26, 2017

7th Annual Human Beat Box Festival The Return of The Vocal Wars Curated by Kid Lucky “La MaMa is excited to present beatboxers in our theater, to give them a platform outside of the club scene,” says La MaMa Artistic Director, Mia Yoo. “We want audiences to experience beatboxing as an art form that communicates […]

Experiments 17: Before Evening Comes

February 27

Written by Philana Omorotionmwan Directed by Nehprii Amenii With his 13th birthday around the corner, Totome is excited to meet “the butcher” and finally become a man. His mother, however, hopes to keep him whole for just a little while longer. Before Evening Comes is a poetic exploration of what becomes of black boys and men in […]

The Maids

March 02 - March 19, 2017

Directed by Oliver Henzler Musical Composition by Leah Lawrence Featuring Laura Lassy Townsend, Cloe Xhauflaire & Helene Godec Produced by L’Atelier Theatre Productions Every night, the maids stage a fantasized revolution against their mistress Madame. Every night they fail miserably. But last night they have taken a step into reality. They have plotted against Monsieur […]

The Mountain Bird

March 02 - March 05, 2017

Grusomheten Theatre – Norway Directed by Lars Øyno Original Score by Filip Sande Theater | US Premiere Performed in the original Norweigan with English supertitles Run Time: 85 Minutes The Mountain Bird (“Fjeldfuglen”) is an evening-length staging of Henrik Ibsen´s 1859 unfinished opera libretto, which received its world-premiere in 2009 by the Grusomhetens Teater (Theater […]