Elephant In Every Room

The Elephant in Every Room I Enter

October 15 - October 31, 2015

created by Gardiner Comfort & Kel Haney featuring Gardiner Comfort directed by Kel Haney Using an erratic and energetic performance style, and evocative details of his week attending the Tourette Syndrome Association National Conference in Washington, DC, Gardiner Comfort shares his life as an actor with this neurological disorder and discovers, for the first time […]


Coffeehouse Chronicles #128: Dario D’Ambrosi & Teatro Patologico

October 17

Curator: Michal Gamily Moderator: James Levin  Panelists: Dario D’Ambrosi  Alessandra Belloni, Manuela Filiaci, Fabio Granato, James Levin,Francessco Serra di Cassano Performers: Dario D’Ambrosi and members of Teatro Patologico Screening material from previous shows of Dario D’Ambrosi and Teatro Patologico Coffeehouse Chronicles celebrates the 35th Anniversary of Teatro Patologico Teatro Patologico was founded by Dario D’Ambrosi, […]

39x17, Gardella -- La Galleria

La Galleria: 39X17

October 15 - October 25, 2015

Curated by Elise Gardella In La Galleria, 39X17 celebrates all the poets of ::::Presenting at 17::::: happenings with artists, writers, musicians, and innovative makers instigated by Elise Gardella on the third Sunday of the month since October 2012 in her East Village apartment on 4th Street. This small room transforms from home to living corridor—a portal to someone’s practice, […]

Puppet Festival

2015 La MaMa Puppet Series

November 05 - November 29, 2015

The La MaMa Puppet Series is a biennial festival showcasing new contemporary puppet theatre by American and international artists. Puppetry has been an integral part of La MaMa’s programming since 1962, when Ellen Stewart invited Pagoon Kang Wouk and his puppet artists from Korea to perform their production of Head Hunting. Since then, La MaMa […]


La MaMa 2015 Fall Gala — NOW ON SALE

November 02

La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club was founded in 1961 by theatre pioneer and legend Ellen Stewart, and is world renowned for producing daring work in theatre, dance, performance art, and music that defies form and transcends boundaries of language, race, gender, and culture. To date, more than 4,000 productions have showcased the work of more than 150,000 […]

Make People

Make people, Parts 1 & 2

October 23 - November 01, 2015

By Grandma – Mike McGee, Tim Platt, Ben Gansky, and Peter Mills Weiss. GRANDMA’s current work is composed of highly structured stories that exist at the border of reality and fiction, and of horror and humor.  Their current piece, MAKE PEOPLE, is a monologue for shared voice. It lies formally between stand up comedy and the confessional monologue. It’s a show about the horror of […]

Crane -- Heather Henson

Crane: on earth, in sky

November 05 - November 08, 2015

World PremiereBy Ibex Puppetry (USA) | Conceived & Designed By Heather Henson Co-created By Heather Henson & Ty Defoe Journey with whooping cranes and black neck cranes along the waterways they use for maps in this spectacle of environmental theatre. Reflecting our connectedness with all of creation, this immersive story is told through rituals and […]

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Shank’s Mare

November 06 - November 15, 2015

World PremiereCreated By Tom Lee (USA) & Koryu Nishikawa V (Japan) Shank’s Mare is the story of two wandering travelers whose paths intersect in time and space. Using traditional kuruma ningyo puppetry, live feed video projection, miniature sets and a live score by Bill Ruyle (hammer dulcimer) and Chieko Hara (shamisen and flute), the piece […]

Heather Henson Kid's Workshop

La MaMa Kids: Heather Henson / IBEX Puppetry Workshops

November 07 - November 08, 2015

Education programs with IBEX Puppetry offer a unique opportunity to learn about puppetry, and to grow through creativity. Education and outreach programs are offered to diverse groups of all ages, including schools, museums, festivals, and private groups. Programs feature award-winning puppets, puppeteers, kites, and unique performing arts skills. Defined by playful exploration of the connections between people and […]

Teatre D'un Jour

The Child Who

November 12 - November 15, 2015

US PremiereBy Théâtre D’un Jour (Belgium) Directed By Patrick Masset The Child Who is inspired by the early years of the life of sculptor Jephan de Villiers. It is the vision, all sensibility and poetry, of a child who faces an earth, a humanity, endlessly scorned by man. Straddling the real world and the imagination […]