Ars Nova Announces February Programming
Ars Nova (Jason Eagan, Artistic Director; Jeremy Blocker, Managing Director) announces its February lineup featuring exciting new comedy, music and theater programming, all part of its continuing 10th Anniversary Season.
Coming up in February:
(All shows are at 8pm unless otherwise noted)
Showgasm. (Thursday, 2/14; $5)
Valentine's Day Edition!
What is Showgasm, you ask? It's a retweet from your celebrity crush, furtive glances across a church camp dining hall, the OkCupid headquarters in flames. Or more simply put, a raucous variety show with performances ranging from hilarious to titillating to utterly inappropriate. Come. You've never looked better!
Hosted by John Early. Featuring performances by Kristen Johnston, Murderfist, Jacqueline Novak, Spencer Novich, and additional performers to be announced.
UNCHARTED 2013: Kickoff Concert! (Tuesday, 2/19; $15)
Musical theater writing teams Julia Meinwald & Gordon Leary, Anna K. Jacobs & Michael R. Jackson, Charles Vincent Burwell & James D. Sasser, and Shaina Taub come together for one insanely awesome night of music from their songbooks, sung by some of the theater world's finest. Join Ars Nova in welcoming the founding members of the 2013 Uncharted group through this celebratory kickoff concert!
Featuring performances by Zak Resnick, Courtney Wolfson. Shaina Taub, Jenny Stafford Ally Bonino, Amy Linden, Elizabeth Carbonell, Krystina Alabado, Margo Seibert, Lauren Pritchard, Jacob Colin Cohen, Mike Brun, Jo Lampert, Kate Ferber, Grace McLean and Anjali Gudi
Prairie Empire (Friday, 2/22; $10)
with Special Guests Doug Keith and Jphono1
Musical marvels Prairie Empire (fronted by Brittain Ashford of Ars Nova's Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812), Doug Keith and Jphono1 unite at the Nova to bring you the very best new music has to offer. Featuring rich, immersive instrumentation rooted in traditional folk and warm, Americana sounds.