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Theater For The New City Hosts Village Halloween Costume Ball 10/31 Photo Theater For The New City Hosts Village Halloween Costume Ball 10/31
by Julie Musbach - Oct 4, 2019

Nonstop theater, a costume competition and ballroom dancing will bewitch the East Village October 31 in the Village Halloween Costume Ball, which is presented annually by Theater for the New City (TNC), 155 First Avenue.  This unique festival continues as a grand coming-together for real witches, everyday New Yorkers and artists alike. An explosive fall tradition, it is always held on the actual night of Halloween and celebrates artistic creation and fertilization.

Tickets To 2019/20 Afterglow @ OBERON Series Now On Sale Photo Tickets To 2019/20 Afterglow @ OBERON Series Now On Sale
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 9, 2019

American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Terrie and Bradley Bloom Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Producer Diane Borger, and the Afterglow Festival, under the artistic direction of Quinn Cox, are pleased to announce that tickets are now available for all events in the 2019/20 Afterglow @ OBERON series, which begins October 3 and 4 with The Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret.

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.

Dixon Place Presents HOT! - The 28th Annual NYC Celebration Of Queer Culture Photo Dixon Place Presents HOT! - The 28th Annual NYC Celebration Of Queer Culture
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 12, 2019

Hailed as "The best LBGTQ Theater Festival in New York" by The Village Voice, HOT! The NYC Celebration of Queer Culture returns to Dixon Place for its 27th season. The oldest festival of its kind in the world, HOT showcases over 100 artists' most daring new work in theatre, dance, music, puppetry, literature, visual arts, and homoeroticism for the whole family! Tickets, ranging from free to $21, can be purchased from the Festival page at http://dixonplace.org/category/hot-festival/. All performances are at Dixon Place, 161A Chrystie Street, in Manhattan's lower east side.

DANCING GIRL To Be Performed In ASL At She NYC Arts Theater Festival Photo DANCING GIRL To Be Performed In ASL At She NYC Arts Theater Festival
by Stephi Wild - Jun 4, 2019

She NYC Arts will present a limited engagement of Elinor T and Drew Vanderburg's Dancing Girl, directed by Jenny Beth Snyder as part of the fourth annual She NYC Arts Summer Theater Festival at The Connelly Theater (220 East 4th Street, New York, NY 10009). Performances will be on Saturday, June 22 at 12:30pm and Monday, June 24 at 7pm. Tickets ($20) are available for advance purchase at www.shenycarts.org.

The Avenel Performing Arts Center Presents Penny Arcade's LONGING LASTS LONGER Photo The Avenel Performing Arts Center Presents Penny Arcade's LONGING LASTS LONGER
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 30, 2019

The Avenel Performing Arts Center (APAC), a new multi-disciplinary performing arts center located in Woodbridge, New Jersey, presents Penny Arcade for one-night only, Wednesday, June 12, 2019.

The Civilians Announce Paul Swan Salons With Penny Arcade, Josef Astor, And More Photo The Civilians Announce Paul Swan Salons With Penny Arcade, Josef Astor, And More
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 7, 2019

The Civilians, under the leadership of Founding Artistic Director Steve Cosson and Managing Director Margaret Moll, is proud to announce a series of lively and engaging post-show salons that will follow select performances of Claire Kiechel's Paul Swan is Dead and Gone. Luminaries from the world of arts and letters will speak on various themes relevant to Paul Swan's life and work including his residency in the Carnegie Hall studios, queer performance, and mid-century ideas of camps.

Berlin, Sergio Mendes, Chuck Prophet And More Announced At City Winery Chicago Photo Berlin, Sergio Mendes, Chuck Prophet And More Announced At City Winery Chicago
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 30, 2019

Performance Space New York Presents Wet Noise 12-hour Dance-a-thon Photo Performance Space New York Presents Wet Noise 12-hour Dance-a-thon
by Stephi Wild - Apr 17, 2019

Performance Space New York partners with East Village-based queer funk dance party WET NOISE for a celebratory 12-Hour DANCE-A-THON (May 5, 12pm-12am), a fundraising event that couldn't be further from expectations of what a "fundraising event" entails. The DANCE-A-THON revels in filthy funk music, endless dancing, community building, and inclusivity across age, race, gender, sexuality, and class. DJs tag team in sets as a dynamic give-and-take, throughout the night; they include founding DJ Amber Martin along with Patrick Johnson, Ana Matronic (Scissor Sisters), Seth Kirby (Joshua Light Show), Thomas Campbell, and DatKat (O.E.A.).

Gloria Gaynor, Lee Ann Womack to Perform at City Winery Chicago Photo Gloria Gaynor, Lee Ann Womack to Perform at City Winery Chicago
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 26, 2019

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Grammy-winning country star Lee Ann Womack, legendary disco queen Gloria Gaynor, Grammy Award-winning producer and vocalist Steve Tyrell and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, March 28 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.

La MaMa Presents COFFEEHOUSE CHRONICLES #151 'ETHYL EICHELBERGER' Photo La MaMa Presents COFFEEHOUSE CHRONICLES #151 'ETHYL EICHELBERGER'
by Julie Musbach - Feb 19, 2019

Celebrating the life and work of Ethyl Eichelberger with panelists, live performances and archival materials. The event, curated by Michal Gamily, is moderated by Miss Joan Marie Moossy; with panelists, Brian Belovitch, Joe E Jeffreys, John Kelly, Lori E Seid, Black-Eyed Susan, and Mark Russell; live performances by Black-Eyed Susan, Jennifer Miller, and Jeremy Halpern with Auntie Belle; and archival material from the La MaMa Archives.

Celebrate Sex And Freedom With New York Performance Legend Penny Arcade Photo Celebrate Sex And Freedom With New York Performance Legend Penny Arcade
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 11, 2019

In a year in which the grande dame of downtown New York, and Andy Warhol Superstar marks 50 years of performance; the undisputed queen of the underground Penny Arcade, returns to Adelaide to celebrate the 25th Australian anniversary of her infamous sex and censorship show BITCH! DYKE! FAGHAG! WHORE!.

Constantine Maroulis, Erich Bergen, and More Among Lineup at New Avenel Performing Ar Photo Constantine Maroulis, Erich Bergen, and More Among Lineup at New Avenel Performing Arts Center
by Julie Musbach - Jan 30, 2019

The new Avenel Performing Arts Center (APAC) is a multi-disciplinary performing arts center located in Avenel, New Jersey. Funded by the Woodbridge Arts Alliance, this 13,500 square foot venue promises to energize Avenel and surrounding communities by programming exceptional, professional theatre, music, comedy, dance and more.

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of The Public Theater's  15th Annual UNDER THE R Photo Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of The Public Theater's 15th Annual UNDER THE RADAR Festival
by Jennifer Broski - Jan 4, 2019

The Public Theater officially opened its 15th annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL on Thursday, January 3. BroadwayWorld attended the opening, and you can check out the photos below!

The Public's UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL Begins Tomorrow, Jan. 3 Photo The Public's UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL Begins Tomorrow, Jan. 3
by Julie Musbach - Jan 2, 2019

The Public Theater begins performances for the 15th annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL on Thursday, January 3.

Bassem Youssef, Noche Flamenca, Meow Meow, The Chekhov Project & More Take Over Joe's Photo Bassem Youssef, Noche Flamenca, Meow Meow, The Chekhov Project & More Take Over Joe's Pub In January 2019
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 12, 2018

In January 2019, Joe's Pub presents its annual slate of showcases coinciding with APAP|NYC 2019, the annual Association of Performing Artists Presenters conference drawing presenters from around the world, January 4-8. The month will also include the fourth installment of Under the Radar + Joe's Pub: In Concert, a collaborative series highlighting multidisciplinary artists at the intersection of music and theater during The Public Theater's innovative Under the Radar Festival, January 3-13.

RCC Fringe Launches 'Riotous' 2019 Program Photo RCC Fringe Launches 'Riotous' 2019 Program
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 28, 2018

RCC Fringe brings fully-curated arts and music program to new University of Adelaide venues in 2019.

Baruch Performing Arts Center Presents PENNY ARCADE:  THE FAGHAG & HER FRIENDS IN TH Photo Baruch Performing Arts Center Presents PENNY ARCADE:  THE FAGHAG & HER FRIENDS IN THE SUMMER OF LOVE
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 20, 2018

Baruch Performing Arts Center (BPAC) presents Penny Arcade's The Faghag & Her Friends in The Summer of Love, a new work in development, December 6-8, 2018, at 7:30 pm. Tickets range from $11 - $46 and can be purchased here. Baruch Performing Arts Center is located at 55 Lexington Ave. (enter 25th Street between 3rd & Lexington Avenues), NYC.  

The Public Shares Lineup for UNDER THE RADAR Festival Photo The Public Shares Lineup for UNDER THE RADAR Festival
by Julie Musbach - Oct 30, 2018

The Public Theater announced the full line-up today for the 15th annualUNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL, running January 3-13, 2019. This popular and highly-anticipated festival of The Public's winter season will include artists from across the U.S. and around the world, including Argentina, Australia, France, Lebanon, Nigeria, Norway, Palestine, and the UK. Curated by UTR Festival Director Mark Russell, this year's UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL continues to expand to venues throughout New York City in addition to The Public Theater's home at Astor Place. Tickets start at $25 and are on sale now.

Theatre And Entertainment Stars Gather To Perform In Support Aids Research At The Fir Photo Theatre And Entertainment Stars Gather To Perform In Support Aids Research At The First Annual MASCUREAIDS BALL
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 24, 2018

Theatre and Entertainment Stars Gather to Perform in Support Aids Research at the first annual MASCUREAIDS BALL October 31st in NYC

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