La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club

66 East 4th Street
(btw Bowery & 2nd Ave)
New York, NY 10003
646.430.5374

Office: M–F 11a–6p
Box Office: M–Su 12–6p




American Human Beatbox Festival 2012

May 3 – May 6, 2012


Curated by Kid Lucky

The 2nd annual American Human Beatbox Festival presents the American-born vocal style and technique of beatboxing. Born out of the 1970s New York hip-hop scene, beatboxing has grown exponentially as a creative and social movement.

BEAT POETICS OF NYC + OPEN MIC

Thursday, May 3 @ 10PM, $10

Spoken word artists, whistlers, beatboxers, and other vocalists combine beatboxing with words and vocal sound effects for a provocative and inspiring night!

with…
Adrienne Mack Davis
Adammatta
Akim Funk Buddah
Duv

Kid Lucky
Menyu
Rabbi D
Tah Phrum Da Bush

…and more!

UNIFIED BEATS

Friday, May 4 @ 10PM, $10
Beatboxers team up to create improvisational mash-up masterpieces!

with…
Dres Tha Beatnik
Yakko440
Kid Lucky
Lethal FX
YanCarlos Sanchez
Akim Funk Buddah
Amit
MC Beats

…and more!

NU VOICES

Saturday, May 5th @ 3PM, $10

The first vocal orchestra of beatboxers perform a Hip Hop symphony with opera singers, spoken word artists, scatters, singers, and whistlers will blow your mind!  Conducted by Terry Kid Lucky Lewis
Special Appearance by The East Village Community School Beat Box Club featuring 2nd and 1st grade Beatboxers, Psyence and Amza!

VOCALISM AND TURNTABLISM

Saturday, May 5th @ 10PM, $10
Beatboxers team up with DJs to bring the raw energy of groove!

With…
Jase Mason and DJ Synapse

Kid Lucky and
CX Kidtronik
DJ Rabbi D and

…more!

HIP HOP SUBWAY SERIES

Sunday, May 6 at 5PM
A traveling performance that starts at Bryant Park and ends up at La MaMa
Email beatboxerentmedia@gmail.com to reserve a spot!


Recent Shows