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 ProductionCreated & Directed by Seonjae KimLyrics by Seonjae KimMusic by Mori Einsidler, Seonjae Kim, Erato A. KremmydaAdditional Music by Jane Cardona, Jess Marlor Music Theater | World Premiere RIOT ANTIGONE is Seonjae Kim’s new take on Sophocles’ tragedy, told from the perspective of a Chorus Leader and her all-female punk band, […]

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 […]

Poetry Electric: 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 […]

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 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 of Cruelty).  This avant-garde opera´s Romantic narrative is inspired by a medieval […]

One-in-Themselves

March 03 - March 12, 2017

Conceived, Directed, and Performed by Sophie Bortolussi and Sara GalassiniTheater | US Premiere One-in-Themselves” is a multidisciplinary theater performance presenting a multi-faceted portrait of the modern woman: the daily struggle to be heard, the daring to speak out, the hope to feel powerful and unapologetic, the doubt of being desirable and yet the fear of […]

La MaMa Kids: Nature-Paper-Puppets and Me!

March 04

Nature-Paper-Puppets and Me! A Puppet Storytelling Workshop with Nehprii Amenii Have fun turning nature into art! Using sticks, rocks, leaves, flowers, paper, and more participants will create their own self portrait…as a puppet! A workshop utilizing story-telling, visual arts, music, dance and performance as tools for sharing personal narratives, inspiring the healing process, and as […]

The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

March 09 - March 26, 2016

Written by Stephen Adly Guirgis Directed by Estelle Parsons / Actors Studio History’s most famous double-cross is under the microscope in the provocative and irreverently funny The Last Days of Judas Iscariot by Stephen Adly Guirgis. Urban night court in “Hope -a ghetto of purgatory” is the backdrop, with Judas on trial for his betrayal […]