Coffeehouse Chronicles #158: Penny Arcade

March 28

Curated by Michal Gamily Coffeehouse Chronicles returns to celebrate Penny Arcade with panelists, live performances and archival materials! Moderated by Sarah Schulman Panelists : Agosto Machado, Tony Zannetta, Bina Sharif, Jennifer Belle, Edgar Oliver, Steve Zehentner, Mark Russell MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED! About the Artists Penny Arcade aka Susana Carmen Ventura, the child of working […]

Club Dada (in difficult times)

March 06 - March 07, 2020

Two ancient vaudevillians hang in a surreal Dada world, somewhere outside time and space.  A duo lost, trapped by memories of past glory and by outside forces, they keep on belting out tunes and hoofing into eternity. This is CLUB DADA. “I love it, you’ll love it – but it’s not Shakespeare” – William Shakespeare […]

100 Years | 100 Women

February 15

Don’t miss a day of talks and performances by noted artists, thinkers and cultural leaders as they explore the complex legacy of the 19th Amendment 100 years after its ratification. Participants include photographer and scholar Deborah Willis, actor-activists Kathleen Turner and Tantoo Cardinal, spoken word performer Caridad De La Luz “La Bruja”, vocalist Martha Redbone, visual artist Renee Cox, performance artist Karen Finley, […]

Poetry Electric: Powerful Words/Powerful Women

March 23

Ten voices rise up to fight the power, the system, the injustice…Powerful Words/Powerful Women is a special Women’s History Month experience from Poetry Electric featuring an all female line up of performers.  featuring Jane LeCroy – Heide Hatry – Ilka Scobie – Sarah Duncan – Stephanie Blanch – Helixx C. Armageddon – Tamra Plotnick – […]

Poetry Electric: Celebrating The Words Of Black Playwrights

February 11

Poetry Electric returns for Black History Month to celebrate the words of Black Playwrights with an evening of selected monologue presentations hosted by Professor Richard Wesley! FEATURING Richard Wesley, Karen Chilton, Maurice McRae, Spencer Scott Barros, R. Ashley Bowles Messeret Stroman-Wheeler, Richarda Abrams, Kim Weston-Moran, Sarah Tournesoul Shah About the Artists Richarda Abrams three time […]

La Galleria: Love Positive Women 2020 Valentine Pop-up Exhibition

January 31

Opening Reception: January 31, 7–9PM Reflections from HIV+ women at 7:30PM For LOVE POSITIVE WOMEN 2020, artists, activists and HIV+ women came together at Dieu Donné’s paper making studios in the Brooklyn Navy Yard to create hundreds of unique handmade paper valentines to be mailed to self-identifying women living with HIV around the world. The […]

La MaMa Kids: Body Scripting Workshop for Kids

May 30

Led by Tamar Rogoff La MaMa Moves! Dance Workshop Ages 7 – 11 Everyone’s a choreographer! In this workshop led by Tamar Rogoff, children will learn to create dances using their bodies as inspiration. With music and imagination, we’ll discover scripts based on surprising places in the body, from the space beneath your nose to […]

Coffeehouse Chronicles #157: Barbara Maier Gustern

February 08

Curated by Michal Gamily Celebrating Barbara Maier Gustern with panelists, live performances and archival materials! Moderated by Tammy Faye Panelists and Performers: Brenda Broome, Machine Dazzle, A J Gustern, John Kelly, Nicky Paraiso, Sanda Weigl, Carol Lipnik, Roseanna Vitro, John Sanitto, Barbara Bleier Musicians : Emma Alabaster (Bass) & Lee Tomboulian (Piano)   Photograph by […]

Wir / Us / Nosotrxs, a declaration of love

February 06 - February 16, 2020

Created and Directed by Lisa Lucassen and Antonio Cerezo Video and Co-Created by Heiko Kalmbach Wir / Us / Nosotrxs, a declaration of love is a post-drama performance, giving the audience time and space to rethink “and they lived happily ever after.” This evening addresses the concepts of love that shape our self-esteem, our sexual […]

La MaMa Umbria: International Symposium for Directors

July 15 - August 14, 2020

For the 21st year of the Directors’ Symposium, La MaMa Umbria is offering unique opportunities to learn from the world’s finest directors, choreographers and theatre-makers. Please join us. Keep an eye on this page for continuing updates on visiting artists, workshops and other events. Artists are subject to change. Now Accepting Applications! Click Here To […]