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Entertain and Dine: 59E59 THEATERS and Blu on Park

The Shows

59E59 Theaters, a premier Off-Broadway venue, continue their successful season with three shows that will begin their runs in January and conclude in February.

Wakka Wakka presents MADE IN CHINA from January 10th to February 19th. The show is written by Kirjan Waage and Gwendolyn Warnock with help from the Wakka Wakka Ensemble. It is directed by Kirjan Waage and Gwendolyn Warnock. MADE IN CHINA is a Co-production with Nordland Visual Theatre, MiNensemblet, and The Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College

The Poets' Theatre, Inc. & Michael Seiden presents ALBATROSS from January 12th to February 12th. The show is written by Matthew Spangler and Benjamin Evett, directed by Rick Lombardo and features Benjamin Evett.

St. Louis Actors' Studio presents the LABUTE NEW THEATER FESTIVAL from January 13th to February 5th. The plays are written by Adam Seidel, CaRy Pepper, Neil LaBute, and Gabe McKinley. They are directed by John Pierson, Michael Hogan, and Kel Haney and feature Clea Alsip, Justin Ivan Brown, Michael Hogan, Donna Weinsting, and Eric White.

59E59 Theaters are located at 59 East 59th Street (Between Park and Madison Avenues). For ticketing, please visit or call 212.279.4200.

The Restaurant

Blu on Park is a modern steakhouse on East 60th Street just a few blocks away from 59E59 Theaters. Occupying three floors of a renovated 1920s-era residential brownstone, Blu on Park fuses the glamour of the Prohibition era with a sleek sense of style and a contemporary menu from Chef Rory O'Farrell. They offer a wide array of steaks and seafood along with an extensive raw bar. The full bar offers a cocktail menu along with champagnes and wines from around the world.

Blu gives a 15% for 59E59 members and a 10% discount for single ticket buyers. Members can show their card and get the discount at any time. Single ticket buyers need to show their ticket stub for to get the discount, and it's only good day-of performance.

Blu on Park serves lunch, dinner, Happy Hour and weekend brunch. It is located at 116 East 60th Street. For more information, call 646.893.0160 or visit

Courtesy of Miki Bodlovic

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