Become A Bellringer — Support La MaMa

2016 End of Season Appeal Monthly Giving Program – Bell Ringers Our monthly givers help support artist fees and La MaMa’s operations throughout the season. Big or small, your recurring gift is a long-term investment in the artist. We can give to the artist because you give to us. Monthly givers can stop their recurring […]

La MaMa at Sirovich Center: Studies in Puppet Form Presentation

June 30

Workshop Leader: Federico RestrepoWith Carolina Restrepo Loaiza and Poorna Swami Thursday, June 30, 2016 Sirovich Center for Balanced Living331 East 12th street, NYC 10003 (bet 1st & 2nd Ave) 3pm at the Multipurpose Room – Free Event open to the public Featuring Works From:Dora Chu, Frederica Clare, Angelica Pagai Conuzo, Bonny Chalom, Miladys Flores, Nora Glikman, […]

Remembering Liz

Photo from ‘The Red Sneaks’ (1989)  Elizabeth Swados Memorial – Ellen Stewart Theatre – Sun, Feb 14, 2016       Please explore this page in memory of Elizabeth Swados, a treasured member of the La MaMa family who we recently lost to cancer. Her career began at La MaMa in the 1970s and she went […]

Rentals – The Downstairs

Each of La Mama’s legendary fully equipped theatrical spaces allow producers to build upon our incomparable history of groundbreaking experimental theatre and guarantees an exclusive and secure environment in which to create the perfect world for your productions. Floor Plan DOWNLOAD THE FLOORPLAN (PDF) DIMENSIONS Stage: 45’ x 59’Height to grid: 11’ 8″Capacity: 150 LIGHTING […]

Kikuo Saito (1939 – 2016)

Born in Tokyo, Japan in 1939,  Kikuo Saito was one of the first Japanese artists welcomed into residency by Ellen Stewart at La MaMa where he worked with Tom Eyen, Tom O’Horgan and Robert Wilson among others. His career as an painter was prolific, exhibiting his paintings since 1976 in many group and solo shows and his […]

Liz Swados Press Archive

Press Archive Click to Read Tony Nominations (NYTimes, 1978) Runaways Review (NYTimes, 1978) Agamemnon (NYTimes, 1977) A Film About Elizabeth Swados Poster (1978) Peter Brook and La Mama Companies Dispatches Program (1979) Pasqua del Teatro Mazazine (1984) Pasqua del Teatro Mazazine (1984) Cherry Orchard Review (NYTimes, 1977) Cherry Orchard Review (NYTimes, 1977) The Cherry Orchard […]

Introducing…The Downstairs

September 28

The Downstairs at La MaMa’s Annex, on the basement level at 66 East 4th Street, is a  6500-square-foot multi-disciplinary space with a classroom, exhibition space, and a 150 seat performance venue. The Downstairs is designed by Martin Kapell, founding principal at think! architecture and design pllc.Our vision for The Downstairs is as a non-traditional theatre […]