Nine Productions From Italy to Premiere at IN SCENA ITALIAN THEATER FESTIVAL, 5/4-20
(2/25/2015) - Kairos Italy Theater (KIT), the preeminent Italian theater company in New York, announces the lineup for the third annual IN SCENA! ITALIAN THEATER FESTIVAL NY. This 17-day festival will offer 9 fully staged productions from Italy, among other events and activities. Shows will be presented in all five boroughs of New York. Each show will have at least two performances, one in Manhattan and one in one of the outer boroughs. Performances will run May 4 - 20, 2015. Venues, a calendar of performances and ticketing information will be announced shortly.
NYU's UltraViolet Live Showcases University's Top Talent, Hosted by GIRL CODE's Nicole Byer, Tonight
(2/26/2015) - ULTRAVIOLET LIVE [UVL] is a New York University tradition showcasing the best of NYU student talent. Preliminary rounds are hosted across the university's campuses in New York, Shanghai and Abu Dhabi and the best 15 acts compete live at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. UVL, sponsored by the Inter-Residence Hall Council [IRHC] and Tisch Alumni Relations, is now in its twelfth year. UltraViolet Live is tonight, February 26th at 7pm in the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.
FLAGSTAD - TRIUMPH AND TRAGEDY Plays Scandinavia House This Weekend
(2/26/2015) - Bjorn Simensen, director, Kirsten Flagstad Festival Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America presents Flagstad - Triumph and Tragedy, an intimate portrait of the world famous Norwegian soprano Kirsten Flagstad (1895-1962), regarded by many as the voice of the century. The new play one-woman play, which will be performed here in English, was written and directed by Norwegian playwright Einar Bjorge, and stars renowned Norwegian actress Nina Bendiksen.
A DRINKING GAME: NYC Brings ¡THREE AMIGOS! to Union Hall Tonight
(2/26/2015) - This edition of 'A Drinking Game: NYC' lovingly recreates 1986's '¡Three Amigos!' It's one part live stage reading, one part cult classic film--and more than a dash of alcohol. Actors improvise the script, while both actors and audience drink when favorite buzzwords occur.
TRU & The Players Theatre Host 'BALANCING THE BOOKINGS' Panel Today
(2/26/2015) - Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) presents the February panel, Balancing the Bookings: Producing Off-Broadway, a Theater Owner's Perspective, tonight, February 26, 2015 at 7:30pmat The Players Theatre, 115 MacDougal Street, 3rd Floor Loft Theatre, NYC. Doors open at 7pm for networking and refreshments; the presentation starts at 7:30pm.
Anna Zorina Gallery Presents DESCENDANTS, Featuring Bradley Hart, Now thru 4/4
(2/26/2015) - Anna Zorina Gallery is pleased to present Descendants featuring the artwork of Bradley Hart. The artist invented an elaborate sustainable system of creation that allows for the natural derivation of new work from the prior level of achievement. Stylistically varied, the works share an inherent procedural and conceptual lineage. The exhibition will be on view today, February 26 - April 4, 2015. An opening reception will be held tonight, February 26 from 6 to 8 p.m.