Experiments 19: Vagina Town

October 12 - October 13, 2018

La MaMa presents Vagina Town By MUR As the world of mansplaining, manspreading, and manterrupting takes over New York, seven women form a small town of misfits upstate. For their annual town meeting, they emerge singing of their unique and sometimes tragic tales of abuse and mistreatment. This year, the town faces losing their land to […]

Coffeehouse Chronicles #150: Ralph Lee

November 10

Curated by Michal Gamily Educational Outreach by Arthur Adair Coffeehouse Chronicles honors Ralph Lee and his long career with panelists, live performances and archival material from the La MaMa Archives. Panelists: Claudia Orenstein, Theodora Skipitares, Casey Compton MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED Photo of Ralph Lee Photo @  6sqft/Erin Kestenbaum About Coffeehouse Chronicles Coffeehouse Chronicles is an […]

Coffeehouse Chronicles #149: Andrei Serban

September 29

Curated by Michal Gamily & Kim Ima Educational Outreach by Arthur Adair Coffeehouse Chronicles honors Andrei Serban and his long career with panelists, live performances and archival material from the La MaMa Archives. Hosted by Mia Yoo Panelists: Arnold Aronson, Daniela Dima, Liev Schreiber, Priscilla Smith, Aniko Szucs  Performers: Great Jones Repertory Company, Richard Cohen, George Drance, Angela […]

La MaMa Kids Workshop: Making Stories Together

October 13

Led by Aaron Landsman The focus of this story telling workshop will be to make performance using language, space and time. The workshop will guide the participants in co-authoring stories with other participating workshop members, developed through ongoing relationships and honors collaboration as a driving force. About the Artist Aaron Landsman is a 2017-18 Guggenehim […]

La MaMa Kids: The Winter Wonderland Performance and Celebration

December 22

La MaMa Family will weave their magic and excitement for La MaMa’s End of Year celebration event – a fun-filled immersive performance by La MaMa resident artists. Embracing puppetry, storytelling, dance, music and theatre, this is a unique holiday event for the whole family, all ages encouraged! A La MaMa Kids end of year celebration […]

La Galleria: Paintings by Julia Shirar & Michelle Marchesseault

November 29 - December 29, 2018

Curated by Elise Gardella Julia Shirar works from life, as distinct from a photograph, making richly detailed paintings as souvenirs plucked from the quivering mesh of the present. Moments unseen, left out, exert their weight in awareness of the erasures of history. Michelle Marchesseault considers her work somewhat figurative, although it reads easily as abstraction. She […]

La Galleria: Charlotte Becket and Mary-Ann Monforton

October 25 - November 17, 2018

Curated by Roberto Juarez Charlotte Becket and Mary-Ann Monforton offer an exhibition of two women sculptors who pose two very different approaches to examining the human condition and questioning the status quo. Musing on expectation and futility, banality, and pathos is at play, as well as a healthy dose of humor.    <i>Caution</i></br> Mary-Ann Monforton</br> […]

La Galleria: Inside, Out Here

September 27 - October 20, 2018

Curated by Eric Booker In Inside, Out Here, multidisciplinary artists Devin N. Morris (b. 1986) and Frederick Weston (b. 1946) each draw on quotidian material and space to create highly personal works of art that explore racial and sexual identity. Sharing a sense of conceptual interiority and lived domesticity in their work, Morris and Weston […]

La MaMa Gala

October 25

For questions & tickets please call Laura Indick at 212-254-6468 Thursday, October 25, 2018 Celebrating La MaMa’s 2018 Regional Theatre Tony Award Co-Chairs: Darren Sussman President & Founder, The Institute of Financial Wellness for the Arts Richard Pinner Associate General Counsel, Local Initiatives Support Corp Honoring: Lisa Kron “Fun Home” Tony Award-winning Playwright and Lyricist for […]

La MaMa Puppet Festival

November 01 - November 25, 2018

Curated by Denise Greber The La MaMa Puppet Festival showcases new contemporary puppet theatre by artists from around the world. Curated by Denise Greber, this year’s series focuses on diversifying the voices, stories, and perspectives shared onstage, with the goal of uplifting marginalized identities within the puppet community. The festival highlights interdisciplinary works from female artists […]