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TNC's 31st Annual Village Halloween Costume Ball Oct. 31
by Jordan Westfall - Oct 1, 2008

October 31, at 155 First Avenue (at E. 10th St.) and the block of E. 10th St. between 1st and 2nd Avenues (presented by Theater for the New City) Outdoor entertainment 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm; doors open 7:30 pm $20; costume or formal wear required, (212) 254-1109 Info/ticketing www.theaterforthenewcity.net

Public Theater Adds More Musicians to Lineup for Joe's 10th Anniversary Concert
by Faetra Petillo - Sep 26, 2008

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Andrew D. Hamingson) and Joe's Pub (Director, Shanta Thake; General Manager Kevin Abbott) are proud to announce additions to the extraordinary lineup of the Joe's Pub 10th Anniversary Weekend featuring 10 for the 10th, a two-day series of 10 free concerts at Joe's Pub, and an anniversary Gala paying tribute to legendary musician, champion of emerging artists, and New Yorker Judy Collins.

Harry and Cerveris Join Joe's Pub 10th Anniversary Weekend
by Faetra Petillo - Sep 26, 2008

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Andrew D. Hamingson) and Joe's Pub (Director, Shanta Thake; General Manager Kevin Abbott) are proud to announce additions to the extraordinary lineup of the Joe's Pub 10th Anniversary Weekend featuring 10 for the 10th, a two-day series of 10 free concerts at Joe's Pub, and an anniversary Gala paying tribute to legendary musician, champion of emerging artists, and New Yorker Judy Collins. Collins at The Public's Anspacher Theater, and ends with an after party featuring a performance by Joe's Pub favorite Karsh Kale. Produced by Joe's Pub and Katherine DePaul (President, Wildflower Records), Joe's Pub 10th Anniversary Gala will be hosted by legendary WFUV DJ Pete Fornatale and will honor Judy Collins' impressive career that has spanned nearly 50 years, her commitment to the music industry, and her history with the Public Theater and Joe's Pub. The concert features performance by Judy Collins herself, Jimmy Webb, Mary Gauthier, Shawn Colvin, Eric Andersen and more great artists to be announced!

Joe's Pub 10th Anniversary Gala to Honor Judy Collins
by Faetra Petillo - Sep 4, 2008

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Andrew D. Hamingson) and Joe's Pub (Director, Shanta Thake; General Manager Kevin Abbott) are proud to announce the Joe's Pub 10th Anniversary Weekend featuring 10 for the 10th, a two-day series of 10 free concerts at Joe's Pub, and an anniversary Gala paying tribute to legendary musician, champion of emerging artists, and New Yorker Judy Collins.

Stew Songbook, 'Hair' Cast and More Part of Joe's 10 for the 10th Lineup
by Faetra Petillo - Sep 3, 2008

- The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Andrew Hamingson) and Joe's Pub (Director, Shanta Thake; General Manager Kevin Abbott) are proud to announce the Joe's Pub 10th Anniversary Weekend featuring 10 for the 10th, a two-day series of 10 free concerts at Joe's Pub, and an anniversary Gala paying tribute to legendary musician, champion of emerging artists, and New Yorker Judy Collins.

David Cale To Perform At Joe's To Benefit Living Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2008

REVOLUTIONARY ACTS -- an evening of cabaret to benefit The Living Theatre, Inc. and to honor its co-founder, the iconic Judith Malina.

Nixon to Star in ITV's Drama 'An Englishman in New York'
by Faetra Petillo - Aug 22, 2008

Variety is reporting that actress Cynthia Nixon will be joining the cast of the British Commercial Web ITV's drama 'An Englishman in New York.' The show will be a follow-up to the 1975 film The Naked Civil Servent. Nixon will reportedly play 'Penny Arcade', an actress and playwright.

'Babalu-cy-the art of Desi Arnaz' Begins 8/23
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2008

Award-winning producers, Michael & Barbara Ross, will present the 2008 Back Stage Bistro Award Winning GREG PURNHAGEN in BABALU-CY - the art of Desi Arnaz, Off-Broadway, at the Actors Temple Theater, beginning August 23rd.

David Cale To Perform At Joe's To Benefit Living Theatre
by Faetra Petillo - Aug 1, 2008

REVOLUTIONARY ACTS -- an evening of cabaret to benefit The Living Theatre, Inc. and to honor its co-founder, the iconic Judith Malina.

'Babalu-cy-the art of Desi Arnaz' Begins 8/23
by Victoria Myers - Jul 24, 2008

Award-winning producers, Michael & Barbara Ross, will present the 2008 Back Stage Bistro Award Winning GREG PURNHAGEN in BABALU-CY - the art of Desi Arnaz, Off-Broadway, at the Actors Temple Theater, beginning August 23rd.

LES Festival of the Arts to Take Place This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2008

Lower East Side Festival of the Arts to take place this weekend

Performance Space 122 Honors Stellar Individuals 5/15
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2008

Performance Space 122 will honor, celebrate and salute stellar individuals who work at every level critical to live performance, who epitomize the vital roles played onstage: performer Tom Murrin; backstage: producer Lori E. Seid; and offstage: our members at the Spring Gala 2008 to be held on Thursday, May 15th at the Angel Orensanz Center (172 Norfolk Street, Manhattan).

13th Annual LES Festival of the Arts To Take Place 5/23-25
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2008

THE 13th ANNUAL LOWER EAST SIDE (LES) FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS will bring together under one roof in just three days over 100 performing arts organizations, local and international celebrities, independent artists, poets, puppeteers, film makers and many others -- all of whom reside, work or have their roots in the culturally diverse, willfully anarchistic Lower East Side -- for New York City's most diverse FREE 3-day festival, from Friday, May 23 through Sunday, May 25, at Theater for the New City (155 1st Avenue, between E. 9th and 10th Streets) in Manhattan.

Globesity Fest with Penny Arcade, Dick Gregory Begins Tonite
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2007

The first annual Globesity Festival: Hunger Strike Theater kicks-off tonight, Monday October 22.

Dick Gregory is Keynote Speaker at 1st Annual Globesity Fest
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2007

Legendary social activist Dick Gregory will deliver the keynote speech at the first annual Globesity Festival: Hunger Strike Theater, it was announced by the Festival's artistic directors Penny Arcade and Michael Premo. The week-long multidisciplinary festival, which kicks off Monday, October 22 (through Sunday, October 28) at New York City's Theater for the New City, will be FREE to the public.

'Globesity' Festival Raises Consumption Awareness 10/22-28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2007

The first ever 'Globesity Festival: Hunger Strike Theatre' has been set for October 22 - 28 at New York City's Theatre for the New City (155 First Ave.), and it will be free to the public.

Penny Arcade Returns with Legendary Performance Art Piece
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2007

In 1990 Penny Arcade created the now legendary Bitch! Dyke! Faghag! Whore!, her sex and censorship show, in response to the Senator Helms/National Endowment For The Arts censorship crisis. Now it returns in an exclusive Spiegeltent season for the first time in over a decade on Tuesday, September 11 at 10 p.m.

Abraham, Pashalinski, Etc. Set for LES Festival of the Arts
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2007

Coming off an acclaimed performance as Shylock in The Merchant of Venice, Oscar-winner F. Murray Abraham (Amadeus) will perform excerpts from the play on Saturday, May 26 at 10 p.m. at the 12th Annual Lower East Side Festival of the Arts at Theater for the New City (155 1st Avenue, between E. 9th and 10th Streets) in Manhattan.

Free 'LES Kids' Day' Held May 26 as Part of LES Fest
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2007

Saturday, May 26th has been designated LES Kids' Day 2007 as part of The 12th Annual Lower East Side (LES) Festival of the Arts. LES Kids' Day 2007 will feature free performances and special events for kids and by kids, beginning at 2pm at Theater for the New City

Malina, Arcade, Etc. Set for Off-Off-Bway 'BANG!,' 5/15
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2007

Peculiar Works Project, producers of the acclaimed site-specific performance, OFF Stage: the West Village Fragments, will present 'BANG! For Your Buck'

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