Summer Rental: Untamed Opera Festival

August 12 - August 27, 2017

dell’Arte Opera Ensemble’s Untamed Opera Festival Spotlighting the unpredictable, wild characters of opera, this year’s Festival explores parallels between human, animal and supernatural realms. dell’Arte opens the Festival with two fully-staged rarities: Francesco Cavalli’s La Calisto that combines the two Greek myths of Jove’s seduction of Calisto and Diana’s affair with Endymion; and Leoš Janáček’s Příhody […]

This Season

Browse the Season Brochure See 3 Plays for Only $55 La MaMa Members Receive $10 Tickets La MaMa's 58th Season Browse All Performances This Season(In Chronological Order) Browse the Season Brochure See 3 Plays for Only $55 La MaMa Members Receive $10 Tickets

Kingdom of Earth

This production is unfortunately canceled. Call 212-254-6468 for more information. NY Premiere Abrahamse & Meyer Productions [South Africa] In Association with The Provincetown Tennessee Williams’ Theatre Festival Written by Tennessee Williams Director, Set & Lighting Design by Fred Abrahamse Original Music by Charl-Johan Lingenfelder Terminally ill Lot returns to the Mississippi Delta with his new bride, […]

Summer Rental: The Cost

July 14 - July 15, 2017

World Premiere Written by Aquaila Shene’ Barnes Directed by Barbara Montgomery #TheCostPlay Acclaimed Actor/Director Barbara Montgomery introduces Aquaila Shene’ Barnes’ World Premiere play The Cost. Power vs. Truth — Politics and family collide on stage with the launch of NEC’s Alumni Summer Showcase. Produced by the renowned Negro Ensemble Company at La MaMa, this production […]

Summer Rental: In the Box 2 -You and Me-

June 30 - July 02, 2017

Celebrated for her captivating work with the Martha Graham Dance Company, dancer/choreographer Miki Orihara premieres the second incarnation of her multi-media work, In the Box (ITB). Directed by theatrical visual-effects specialist Hiroyuki Nishiyama (a.k.a. nissy), this new experimental dance-theater piece features performances by Bessie Award winner Orihara with original music by best-selling Sony Music artist […]

La MaMa 2017 Su Casa Program: Studies in Puppet Form Presentation

Workshop Leader: Federico Restrepowith Carolina Restrepo Loaiza and Dana Boll About the Program“Studies in Puppet Form,” conducted by Federico Restrepo, introduced seniors to the use of puppetry in dance. Participants learned how to use the body and puppetry to communicate character and action, and improve body control and body language. They collaboratively developed a short puppet […]

La Galleria: Seeing and Being Seen

June 28 - July 10, 2017

Opening Reception: Wednesday, June 28, 6 – 8 PM   “Jahyun Seo‘s abstractions reflect the time in which we live in very curious ways.” La MaMa La Galleria is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new works by Jahyun Seo, opening June 28, 2017 and on view through July 10, 2017. Entitled Seeing and Being […]

55th Anniversary Season

Browse the FALL SEASON September 15, 2016 – December 19, 2016 Browse the WINTER SEASON January 4, 2017 – March 31, 2017   Browse the SPRING SEASON April 6, 2017 – July 2, 2017 Browse our 55th Anniversary Season In Chronological Order

La MaMa Meet-Ups

February 27

Meet-Ups give artists the opportunity to meet our curators and talk about their work. Simply reserve a time to speak with the staffer in charge of programming for your area of interest. Tell us why you want to work at La MaMa, and show us who you are! Please bring your portfolio and/or resume with supporting […]

Archives Week 2016: The La Mama Archive Open House

The La Mama Archive Open House Highlights La Mama Experimental Theatre Join La Mama for an afternoon Open House in the Archives RSVP: or 212-260-2471 OPEN HOUSE HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: 1) The Archive director’s tour explores 5000 square foot space which includes displays of set pieces, costumes, music instruments, puppets, books and paintings related to the […]