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La MaMa Will Conclude 59th Season With A FEW DEEP BREATHS Photo La MaMa Will Conclude 59th Season With A FEW DEEP BREATHS
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2021

For the final online experiment in La MaMa's 59th season, seven writers (Erik Ehn, Huntrezz Janos, Adrienne Kennedy, Haruna Lee, Chuck Mee, Robert Patrick, and Christopher Rivas), two performers, and an online audience come together for A FEW DEEP BREATHS, premiering Friday, June 25 at 8pm ET.

Bold Theater of Kenya to be Featured in DOWNTOWN VARIETY Photo Bold Theater of Kenya to be Featured in DOWNTOWN VARIETY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2021

Bold Theater of Kenya ‚Äď comprised of young theater artists from across the East African nation -- will be featured in an exclusive DOWNTOWN VARIETY presentation live-streamed online Friday, April 30 at noon (eastern) it has been announced by Mia Yoo, Artistic Director of La MaMa.¬†

Theatre Communications Group Announces 'Chi è di Scena? ITI Meets USA' Photo Theatre Communications Group Announces 'Chi è di Scena? ITI Meets USA'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 19, 2021

Theatre Communications Group has announced ITI Meets the USA, an online event on Monday, March 22, at 11am EST/4pm Italy (GMT+1) on Facebook Live. Presented and hosted by the International Theatre Institute Italy and ITI-Worldwide the 70-minute event will include remarks from leaders of the Global Theater Initiative).

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: March 13-14- with Emily Skinner, Eric Jordan Young and  Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: March 13-14- with Emily Skinner, Eric Jordan Young and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 13, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, March 13-14, 2021.

La MaMa Announces March 2021 Programming Featuring SeoulArts, Marisa Buffone, The Hes Photo La MaMa Announces March 2021 Programming Featuring SeoulArts, Marisa Buffone, The Hess Collective and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2021

La MaMa has announced programming for March 2021. March will feature special events including Pulp by Alexis Myre and James Lepkowski at La MaMa Galleria, International Woman’s Day with Marisa Buffone, SPOILED: The Film Project by The Hess Collective, Experiments: Three Ring Circus by Sean Patrick Higgins and directed by Ted Schneider, and more.

La MaMa and Talking Band Announce the World Premiere of EFFLORESCENCE Photo La MaMa and Talking Band Announce the World Premiere of EFFLORESCENCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 24, 2021

La MaMa¬†and¬†Talking Band have announced the world premiere of¬†Efflorescence, a seven-episode serial songspiel. A new audio segment will be released daily from March 29 ‚Äď April 4, 2021. On April 6, 2021,¬†La¬†MaMa¬†and¬†Talking Band¬†will premiere the full piece followed by a post-show conversation with the artists.

La MaMa Announces Full Line-Up for DOWNTOWN VARIETY: SERBIA EDITION Photo La MaMa Announces Full Line-Up for DOWNTOWN VARIETY: SERBIA EDITION
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 16, 2021

A dozen performance artists from Serbia ‚Äď including a puppeteer, drag queen, poet, filmmaker, multimedia artists, musicians, sound designer, dancers, actors and interactive audio/visual game creators ‚Äď will be featured in¬†DOWNTOWN VARIETY, the monthly livestream presented by¬†La MaMa¬†and¬†CultureHub¬†on Friday, February 19 at 4 p.m. (eastern).

OFF BROADWAY IN THE BOROS: POP-UPS Performance Series Makes its Broadcast Television  Photo OFF BROADWAY IN THE BOROS: POP-UPS Performance Series Makes its Broadcast Television Debut
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 13, 2021

The popular ‚ÄúOff Broadway in the Boros: Pop-Ups‚ÄĚ performances will make their broadcast television debut on¬†NYC Life,¬†the lifestyle channel of the City of New York‚Äôs broadcast network NYC Media, on¬†Friday, January 15.¬†¬†The series of five performances, 20 minutes each in length, will be available to New Yorkers via the network‚Äôs¬†NYC Life channel.¬†

VIDEO: OFF BROADWAY IN THE BOROS: POP-UPS Now Available to View Photo VIDEO: OFF BROADWAY IN THE BOROS: POP-UPS Now Available to View
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2020

A series of five, innovative and entertaining 'Off Broadway in the Boros: Pop-Ups' performances, 20 minutes each in length, can now be enjoyed online. The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and small theatre groups collaborated on these outdoor pop-up performances, which took place in public plazas in each of the five boroughs.   

SITI Company Announces Legacy Plan and Prepares for Finale Season Photo SITI Company Announces Legacy Plan and Prepares for Finale Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2020

SITI Company has announced the SITI Legacy Plan, which includes a finale 30th anniversary season and the creation of a robust physical and digital archive. At the conclusion of the finale season, anticipated to be the Fall of 2022, SITI Company will cease to operate in its current iteration as a touring, teaching, performing ensemble.

La MaMa Announces 2020/21 Season: BREAKING IT OPEN with Artist Residents, Virtual Pro Photo La MaMa Announces 2020/21 Season: BREAKING IT OPEN with Artist Residents, Virtual Programming and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 11, 2020

La MaMa has announced its 59th season, 'Breaking It Open,' which explores how new work is created, performed and viewed in a global pandemic. Through La MaMa Residency Grants, Artist Residents will be given the time, space, and resources to make work using new creative tools and formats at the intersection of online and live theatre performance.

La MaMa and CultureHub Announce LIVELAB: A Free Video Call Software for Performers by Photo La MaMa and CultureHub Announce LIVELAB: A Free Video Call Software for Performers by Performers
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2020

La MaMa E.T.C., in partnership with CultureHub, announced today the public launch of LiveLab, a free, open-source performance and video collaboration software built by artists for artists.

Obie Award-Winning Set Designer Jun Maeda Has Passed Away at 79 Photo Obie Award-Winning Set Designer Jun Maeda Has Passed Away at 79
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 30, 2020

Jun Maeda, the Obie Award-winning designer and resident set designer at La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club (ETC) since 1970, died on Monday, April 6 - three days after his 79th birthday - at Mt. Sinai West Hospital in Manhattan.

La MaMa E.T.C. Announces Live ONLINE HAPPENINGS Photo La MaMa E.T.C. Announces Live ONLINE HAPPENINGS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 3, 2020

La MaMa E.T.C. announced today new live streaming initiatives under the umbrella of Online Happenings. While programming in the theatres is suspended during the COVID-19 crisis, La MaMa is exploring ways to respond creatively to a situation that is potentially changing how we gather as a community.

Photo Flash: Take a Look at Photos from La MaMa's Revival of THE TROJAN WOMEN Photo Photo Flash: Take a Look at Photos from La MaMa's Revival of THE TROJAN WOMEN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 11, 2019

La MaMa has announced The Trojan Women as part of its 58th season celebrating the centennial of La MaMa's celebrated founder, the late Ellen Stewart. Directed by Andrei Serban and compoased by Elizabeth Swados, The Trojan Women will take place December 6, 2019 through December 15, 2019 at La MaMa ETC (66 East 4th Street).

La MaMa Announces Full Casting for THE TROJAN WOMEN Photo La MaMa Announces Full Casting for THE TROJAN WOMEN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 4, 2019

La MaMa announced today full casting for The Trojan Women, part of its 58th season celebrating the centennial of La MaMa's celebrated founder, the late Ellen Stewart. Directed by Andrei Serban and composed by Elizabeth Swados, The Trojan Women will take place December 6, 2019 through December 15, 2019 at La MaMa ETC (66 East 4th Street).

La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club Awarded $1 Million Grant by The Diamonstein-Spielvo Photo La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club Awarded $1 Million Grant by The Diamonstein-Spielvogel Foundation
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2019

In honor of the centenary of the birth of La MaMa founder Ellen Stewart, the La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club has announced a $1 million challenge grant by The Diamonstein-Spielvogel Foundation toward the restoration and renewal of La MaMa's original home at 74A East 4th Street.

La MaMa Will Present THE TROJAN WOMEN PROJECT FESTIVAL This December Photo La MaMa Will Present THE TROJAN WOMEN PROJECT FESTIVAL This December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 7, 2019

On what would have been Ellen Stewart's 100th birthday, La MaMa has announced The Trojan Women Project Festival as part of its 58th season celebrating the centennial of La MaMa's celebrated founder, the late Ellen Stewart. The Festival will take place December 5, 2019 through December 15, 2019 at La MaMa ETC (66 East 4th Street).

La MaMa Announces Season Featuring Works by Estelle Parsons Evan Yionoulis and More Photo La MaMa Announces Season Featuring Works by Estelle Parsons Evan Yionoulis and More
by Julie Musbach - Aug 14, 2019

La MaMa announces its 58th season, featuring more than twenty world and US premieres, and dozens of artists, playwrights, choreographers, directors, award-winning theater companies and composers, including Philip Glass, Andrei Serban, Estelle Parsons, Germaine Acogny, Evan Yionoulis, Theodora Skipitares, Anne Bogart, Charlotte Brathwaite and many more.

Lineup Announced for NYTW's 2019/20 Season of NEXT DOOR Photo Lineup Announced for NYTW's 2019/20 Season of NEXT DOOR
by Julie Musbach - May 20, 2019

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) announces the 2019/20 season of Next Door at NYTW in the Fourth Street Theatre, NYTW's 65-seat black box space.

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