Bach & Bleach

June 05 - June 09, 2019

Music performance by Esther Apituley New York version Directed by Erwin Maas An empty stage, a cleaning lady from Bosnia, a vibrant band leader from Holland – two ladies locked in battle for their right to occupy the space – add seven talented band members, a wandering choir, and the power of music to overcome […]

The Fever

April 11 - April 21, 2019

Onassis Festival 2019: Democracy Is Coming The Fever By 600 HIGHWAYMEN A Co-Presentation by La MaMa, The Public Theater, and Onassis USA “A lovely, haunting meditation on human connection, and disconnection … a poetic evocation of our mostly unspoken –– and un-called upon –– dependence on one another.” – New York Times A performance built […]

The Fat Lady Sings

March 22 - April 07, 2019

By Jean Claude van Itallie Directed by David Schweizer The Fat Lady Sings is the wild, truthful play that we have all been waiting for!  The Fat Lady Sings exposes the rotting old belief systems and moth-eaten myths that have brought 2019 America to its knees. A White authoritarian evangelical family — the father eerily […]

now my hand is ready for my heart: intimate histories

March 22 - April 07, 2019

Conceived, written and performed by Nicky Paraiso Direction and Visual Design by John Jesurun In Association with Mount Tremper Arts now my hand is ready for my heart: intimate histories is the newest work from Nicky Paraiso, an award-winning 40-year veteran of the New York City performance community. In a deep exploration of an artist’s […]

55 Shades of Gay: Balkan Spring of Sexual Revolution

March 07 - March 17, 2019

By Qendra Multimedia (Kosovo) Written by Jeton Neziraj Directed by Blerta Neziraj 55 Shades of Gay: Balkan Spring of Sexual Revolution is a contemporary burlesque story about LGBTI politics in the Balkans and Europe by acclaimed Kosovar playwright Jeton Neziraj. In a historically homophobic environment, local Balkan politicians try to manipulate and deceive EU officials; […]

Dying in Boulder

February 28 - March 17, 2019

By Linda Faigao-Hall Directed by Ian Morgan  In a quest for a “good death,” a dying Caucasian-American Buddhist in Boulder, Colorado enlists her reluctant mixed-Filipino family in micromanaging her impending funeral rites. DYING IN BOULDER is a comic but moving exploration of American cultural confusion around aging and dying – and our inability to control […]

Brooklyn United Live: The Evolution of a Dream

February 21 - March 03, 2019

Executive Produced & Created by Tyrone Brown Associate Produced & Visual Art by Renita Leonce Co-Directed by Tyrone Brown & Renita Leonce Text by Tylie Shider Choreographed by Dara Adams A high-octane, one-of-a-kind drum and dance corps comprised of 33 Brooklyn public school youngsters ages 5 to 17 —  Brooklyn United: The Evolution of a Dream weaves […]

City of No Illusions

February 08 - February 24, 2019

“Talking Band is one of the boldest and most venerable politically minded companies in New York experimental theater …” –Ben Brantley, New York Times By Talking Band Written and Directed by Paul Zimet Music by Ellen Maddow A funeral home near the New York/Canadian border becomes a refuge for two asylum seekers. The funeral directors […]

CultureHub: Serenade for the Moonstruck Boy

December 14 - December 15, 2018

Co-Directed by Kim Ima and Jason Trucco Live performances by Maura Nguyen Donohue, Sara Galassini, Jesse Hur, Agosto Machado, Mattie McMaster, Valois Mickens Recorded voiceover by Billy Clark, Yuna Clark, Sara Galassini, Kim Ima, Valois Mickens, Matt Nasser, Mia Yoo Music by Heather Paauwe and John King CultureHub and La MaMa’s Great Jones Repertory Company […]

Generation NYZ

January 24 - February 03, 2019

Conceived by Ping Chong Directed by Sara Zatz and Kirya Traber Written by Sara Zatz and Kirya Traber, in collaboration with the performers A “gentle, humane, powerfully moving work of documentary theater” – New York Times With affecting vulnerability, bold honesty and enduring spirit, Syl, Porscha, Edwin, Mohammad, Monica, De-Andra and Rafael bravely speak their […]