Summer Shares: Shadow Of A Dragonwing

September 12 - September 14, 2019

New York Premiere WOLF & SWAN company Program: DUST IN MY WINGS with David Bennent // ANCESTRAL SHADOWS// DRAGON BLOOD They are softly playing the ghostly chants of this merciless, bourgeois world disorder’s victims. Shadow of a Dragonwing, a trilogy of pieces searching for the courage, humility, and autonomy we need in order to reclaim […]

La MaMa Kids: Winter Wonderland Performance

December 22

For Ages 4+ 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 […]

La MaMa Kids: Clown Workshop

November 16

Led by Kendall Cornell Ages 6+ Unleash your inner Delightmaker!   Learn the joys of having a Flop and finding humor when things go wrong.   In this clowning workshop for all family members (large and small), you will practice the ancient art of physical comedy — creating laughter by sharing your authentic silly self. No prior […]

La MaMa Kids: Tomte

October 06 - October 20, 2019

A Puppet Performance By Tom Lee Ages 4+ Tomte is an intimate shadow puppet performance adapted from “The Tomten” by Astrid Lindgren and the poem by Victor Rydberg.  A Tomte is a Swedish gnome, a quiet and unseen caretaker who watches over the lives of humans and animals.  On a cold winter night on a […]

La Galleria: New Paintings

January 09 - February 02, 2020

In this exhibition of new oil paintings, Mark Tambella revisits his earlier figurative works through an expressionistic lens. Central to this new series are human focus and energy, which are forces that can be decoded and meditated upon through painting. The scenes are culled from a variety of sources, and employ techniques acquired from the […]

La Galleria: CROWDS

November 07 - December 01, 2019

Directed and Choreographed by Sarah Friedland Produced by Brighid Greene and Sarah Friedland An Art Factory International Production Cinematography by Luca Nervegna Sound Design by Denera James and Assaf Gidron A 3-channel video installation of a durational dance, CROWDS investigates the choreography of crowd typologies and the slippages between them. It articulates the choreographic register […]

La Galleria: Divine Breath

October 04 - October 26, 2019

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 3rd; 6pm-8pm By Ruby Rumié Ruby Rumié’s work with domestic abuse survivors in New York and Cartagena, Colombia will culminate in the exhibition Divine Breath. Ceramics and photographs from workshops in Colombia and New York City, conducted with survivors of domestic violence, will be used to explore how art and ceremony […]

Celebrating 40 Years with Teatro Patologico

November 01 - November 03, 2019

By Teatro Patologico Directed by Dario D’Ambrosi The weekend events will include films, panel discussions and be highlighted by the solo performance Tutti Non Ci Sono (We Are Not Alone)first presented at La MaMa in 1980, about a psychiatric inmate victimized by neglect in the outside world was written as a reaction to the Italian […]

Tim Schellenbaum (1959-2019)

We love and remember Timothy Louis Sanchez Schellenbaum May 28, 1959 – July 25, 2019 May he rest in peace In the future, an announcement will be made for a celebration of Tim’s life and work at La MaMa. We hope you will join us. Tim Schellenbaum, 60 of New York City passed away at […]

Ich kann nicht anders

January 16 - January 19, 2020

Concieved & Directed By Beton Ltd. Music by Dead Tongues Ich kann nicht anders is fifth performance of the collective Beton Ltd.. It is an arena where the audience peek like voyeurs into selected intimate moments of three people. Their relationship is fluid, their roles are ephemeral, their words are something we would never write down, […]