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The Elephant in Every Room I Enter

October 3, 2014 - October 19, 2014

A strikingly intimate solo show created by Comfort and his frequent collaborator, Kel Haney. Using an erratic and energetic performance style (a nod to Tourette’s itself), Comfort shares his life as an actor with Tourette Syndrome.

Queer NY International Arts Festival
September 26 - 28, 2014

Queer NY International Arts Festival

September 26, 2014 - September 28, 2014

This festival features contemporary performance and visual art that explores and broadens the traditional concept of “queer” in art. DUOS, curated by Nicky Paraiso and Dan Fishback, features local artists Darkmatter, Untitled Queen and Merrie Cherry, Jack Waters and Peter Cramer.

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The Dream Vault Cycle

October 24, 2014 - November 2, 2014

by Christian De Gre & R. Patrick Alberty / Mind The Arts Entertainment. A world premiere, multi-media performance exploring the evolution of an idea as it journeys from art form to art form.

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La MaMa Puppet Slam

September 29, 2014

One-night only puppet slam featuring contemporary short-form puppetry and object theatre featuring NYC’s most innovative puppet artists.

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Dead End, Dummy

November 7, 2014 - November 16, 2014

An expressionistic Halloween time trip into the mind of a disturbed vaudeville ventriloquist. Written by Dick Zigun, the un-official Mayor of Coney Island.

Scrooge and Ghost PuppetPhoto by Orlando Marra

A Christmas Carol, Oy Hanukkah, Merry Kwanzaa

December 5, 2014 - December 14, 2014

By the Czechoslovak-American Marionette Theater. Featuring over 30 puppets by Milos Kasal backed up by a live chorus. Czech, English, Hebrew & Swahili songs are performed acapella by Judith Barnes and Hayden DeWitt. A delight for audiences ages 5 – 105.

Christmas in Nickyland

December 20, 2014 - December 21, 2014

Just in time for the holidays, La MaMa E.T.C. presents Nicky Paraiso as the master of ceremonies for the ultimate holiday cabaret, in our intimate 99-seat cabaret space. Each night there will be a holy host of characters singing, dancing, gender-bending, and merry making, all to get you into the East Village spirit of the season.