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JUPITER (A Play About Power)

February 11 - February 28, 2016

By Superhero Clubhouse + Kaimera Productions Directed by Simón Adinia Hanukai  Jupiter is a dialogue spanning 200 years, between Humanity and a man who has made all fossil fuels disappear permanently from the Earth. Imagine a world suddenly without fossil fuel and the argument of soaring irony and logic between Humanity and this “man at […]

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To the left of the pantry and under the sugar shack

February 12 - February 21, 2016

By Harunalee Theater Company Memory Palace designed by Gregory Laffey Costumes by Karen Boyer Food from neighborhood vendors will be served. *seating is extremely limited: advance purchase highly recommended To the left of the pantry and below the sugar shack is a Memory Palace. It’s a little bit cosmos and a little bit party, carefully designed […]

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ORESTEIA: AGAMEMNON

February 18 - February 21, 2016

A Production of Eclipses Group Theatre New York and Actors Without Borders–ITONY Oresteia: Agamemnon by Aeschylus Directed by Zishan Uğurlu Performed in Greek with English supertitles Agamemnon is the first play of the trilogy Oresteia written by Aeschylus. The play is a meditation on female revenge, sexual bleeding, male pomposity, self-consuming truth, and a sense of […]

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Poetry Electric: Langston Hughes in Harlem

February 22

Langston Hughes in Harlem Music by Neal Kirkwood & Harry Mann Directed by Tom Marion Join us for this Black History Month celebration! The Poetry Electric fuses music, movement, sound, and dance with the spoken word and presents artists working in a wide range of styles including beatboxing, jazz and hip-hop theatre. This series has […]

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The Sixth Annual American Human Beatbox Festival

February 26 - February 28, 2016

Beat Box Festival The Sixth Annual American Human Beatbox Festival The variety of beatbox performance styles and forms is showcased in this three-day event, which includes an open mic, beat rhyme battles, and vocal wars featuring some of the leading beatbox artists in America. Tickets: $15 advance; $20 at the door Special Offer: 2 tix […]

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Experiments 16: Felice Belle’s ‘It Is Reasonable to Expect’

February 29

Is Em on the verge of a breakdown or already broken? Eleven years into her dissertation on the infinite nature of choice, she’s out of viable options. To save herself, she’ll launch an internal investigation to pinpoint the moment her life went wrong.’ About the Playwright FELICE BELLE ​is a poet, playwright, and pop culture enthusiast. She was […]

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THE BACCHAE

March 03 - March 20, 2016

By The Faux-Real Theatre Company Directed by Mark Greenfield Dionysus: our hero, a gender-fluid god, both loving and murderous. The Bacchae: our heroines, ecstatic followers of the Dionysian cult. Pentheus: our villian, logical; secular. Euripdes: a 5th-century BCE writer who defies modern sensibilities.  Is The Bacchae liberation theology or a celebration of religious zealotry?  With […]

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Yo Miss: Transforming Trauma Into Art

March 04 - March 13, 2016

Written, Performed & Live-Sound Engineered by Judith Sloan Josh Henderson on violin and Andrew Griffin on viola (March 4-6) Andrew Griffin on viola (March 11-13) Dramaturgy by Morgan Jenness Script Consultant Warren Lehrer Includes Original Music Composed by: Frank London, MiWi La Lupa, David Krakauer, Taylor Rivelli, Adam MJ Hill, Red Ukachukwu, Guy Klucevsek, Dave Guy, Touré “Southpaw” Harris, Josh Henderson and voice & music of Immortal Technique Fusing the art of […]

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The New World Symphony: Dvořák in America

March 10 - March 27, 2016

Czech-American Marionette Theatre Written and directed by Vít Hořejš, Music by Antonín Dvořák and saxophonist/composer James Brandon Lewis The New World Symphony: Dvořák in America, explores the influence of African-American and Native American music upon the work of the famed 19th century Czech composer Antonín Dvořák and consequently on music development worldwide.  Performed by Czechoslovak […]