Four actors employ Grotowski method acting techniques to play 22 different characters. Based on the true story of Izolda Regenberg, a young Jewish woman trapped in the Warsaw ghetto with her husband family during World War II.
Daniel Allen Nelson, performs within his multi-media installation, consisting of artifacts and remnants of an extinct cultural and natural environment, bearing a nostalgic resemblance to our own world of just a few moments ago.
By Mike Gorman. A poetic drama that explores the punk roots of a commercial fisherman and his yearning for an imaginary place. A rebellious rock and roll spirit and dreams of high-seas adventure combine to create theater’s “perfect storm” in the high energy finale of Mike’s trilogy “The Honor and Glory of Whaling”.
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.
Each kid will get to come up with a dish for the menu, and draw a picture of it. What next? Everyone will make the restaurant’s Special for the Day using fresh fruit and veggies.
An adaptation of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest By Motus Theatre.
Multi-Media Installation deconstructing the creative process of playwright Mike Gorman.
A fun-filled, immersive performance by La MaMa resident artists. Embracing puppetry, music and theatre – A unique holiday event for the whole family!
Artists that have worked at La MaMa throughout the past 5 decades contribute a piece of artwork, with no media restrictions. The result is a salon style exhibit that truly represents the La MaMa spirit.
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.