Theater For The New City Hosts Village Halloween Costume Ball 10/31Theater For The New City Hosts Village Halloween Costume Ball 10/31
by BWW News Desk - 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. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 1/20/2019Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 1/20/2019
by BWW - Jan 20, 2019

Upcoming Shows - Week of 1/20/2019 for Ft. Myers/Naples (more...)

New Play THE LONG & THE SHORT OF IT Examines Women's Rights at Theater for the New City
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

Theater For the New City has announced that it will present the world premiere of THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT, a new play by Walter Corwin that spotlights the wrongdoings against women since the Garden of Eden through the present day and suggests the problems a woman president could face, running tonight, November 2nd, through 13th in the Cabaret at Theater for the New City, 155 First Avenue (between 9th and 10th Streets). (more...)

New Play THE LONG & THE SHORT OF IT to Examine Women's Rights at Theater for the New City
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Theater For the New City has announced that it will present the world premiere of THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT, a new play by Walter Corwin that spotlights the wrongdoings against women since the Garden of Eden through the present day and suggests the problems a woman president could face, running November 2nd - 13th in the Cabaret at Theater for the New City, 155 First Avenue (between 9th and 10th Streets). (more...)

THE ILLUSORY ADVENTURES OF A DREAMER at FringeNYC
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2016

Rhapsody Collective is proud to present The Illusory Adventures Of A Dreamer as part of the 20th annual New York International Fringe Festival - FringeNYC. Written by Michael Bradley (The Girls In White at Feinstein's/54) and Directed by Chris Goodrich, The Illusory Adventures Of A Dreamer will be presented on 8/13 at 9:30pm, 8/16 at 5:00pm, 8/22 at 4:45pm, 8/24 at 7:00pm, and 8/27 at 1:30pm at Venue #1: Teatro Sea (107 Suffolk Street). (more...)

African-American Scientist During Slavery Takes the Stage in YOUNG BENJAMIN BANNEKER: A MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2016

Alexander Hamilton, meet Benjamin Banneker. (more...)

Walter Corwin's THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT to Premiere at Theater For the New City
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2016

Theater For the New City has announced that it will present the world premiere of THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT, a new play that spotlights the wrong doings against women since the Garden of Eden through the near future, March 23 - April 3 in the Cabaret at Theater for the New City, 155 First Avenue (between 9th and 10th Streets). Written by Walter Corwin and directed by Daniel Kelley (long-time veteran of the TNC) with music by Arthur Abrams, the production will have its official opening on March 30th at 8:00PM. (more...)

THE SORCERERS to Run 3/3-20 at TNC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2016

?Belgian playwright Serge Goriely turns conventional notions of voodoo on their heads with his Strindbergian play of magic, lies and intolerance, 'The Sorcerers.'  Theater for the New City will present the work's world premiere March 3 to 20, translated and directed by David Willinger. (more...)

Jeremy Morse, Meetu Chilana, Lauren Marcus & More Set to Satr in LITTLE BITTERS Reding
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2014

David Alan Thornton presents a staged reading of his original musical Little Bitters Monday, September 15 at the Galway Pub. Can you love someone else if you've lost yourself? Little Bitters seeks to answer the question as it follows the up-by-his-bootstraps romantic Mikey, the bitchier-than-thou ex-Jazz-singer Pearl, and the young mother Liz: all trapped behind the service aprons of their local bar. One by one, they discover the small beautiful things in their lives that may- or may not- make them worth the living. With fresh style and a classic charge, Little Bitters highlights the hopes, abuse, selfishness, and victories that live in us all. (more...)

Theater for the New City Tours SANITATION, OR OFF THE GRID Throughout the Five Boroughs, Now thru 9/15
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2013

Theater for the New City's award-winning Street Theater Company opens its 37th annual tour today, August 3 with 'Sanitation, or Off the Grid,' a rip-roaring musical which will tour City streets, parks and playgrounds throughout the five boroughs through September 15. The production, free to all New Yorkers, will have book, lyrics and direction by Crystal Field and musical score composed by Joseph Vernon Banks. (Schedule follows at bottom of this document.) (more...)

Theater for the New City to Tour SANITATION, OR OFF THE GRID Throughout the Five Boroughs, 8/3-9/15
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2013

Theater for the New City's award-winning Street Theater Company opens its 37th annual tour August 3 with 'Sanitation, or Off the Grid,' a rip-roaring musical which will tour City streets, parks and playgrounds throughout the five boroughs through September 15. The production, free to all New Yorkers, will have book, lyrics and direction by Crystal Field and musical score composed by Joseph Vernon Banks. (Schedule follows at bottom of this document.) (more...)

UPPER LIP Plays Theater for the New City, Now thru 5/19
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2013

Theater for the New City presents 'The Upper Lip,' an adaptation by playwright/director David Willinger of William Saroyan's forgotten 1951 novel, 'Rock Wagram.' The piece has its premiere run tonight, May 2 to 19, Thursdays through Saturdays at 8:00 PM and Sundays at 3:00 PM. The running time is 1:30. Critics are invited on or after May 4. (more...)

UPPER LIP to Play Theater for the New City, 5/2-19
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2013

Theater for the New City presents 'The Upper Lip,' an adaptation by playwright/director David Willinger of William Saroyan's forgotten 1951 novel, 'Rock Wagram.' The piece has its premiere run May 2 to 19, Thursdays through Saturdays at 8:00 PM and Sundays at 3:00 PM. The running time is 1:30. Critics are invited on or after May 4. (more...)

TNC's 35th Street Tour Presents Bamboozled, or The Real Reality Show
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2011

Theater for the New City's award-winning Street Theater Company opens its 35th annual tour August 6 with 'Bamboozled, or The Real Reality Show,' a rip-roaring musical which will tour City streets, parks and playgrounds throughout the five boroughs through September 18. (more...)

TNC's 35th Street Tour Presents Bamboozled, or The Real Reality Show
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2011

Theater for the New City's award-winning Street Theater Company opens its 35th annual tour August 6 with 'Bamboozled, or The Real Reality Show,' a rip-roaring musical which will tour City streets, parks and playgrounds throughout the five boroughs through September 18. (more...)

TNC's 35th Street Tour Presents Bamboozled, or The Real Reality Show
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2011

Theater for the New City's award-winning Street Theater Company opens its 35th annual tour August 6 with 'Bamboozled, or The Real Reality Show,' a rip-roaring musical which will tour City streets, parks and playgrounds throughout the five boroughs through September 18. (more...)

Alternative Theatre Company Presents A NIGHT IN VEGAS, 6/5
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2010

After postponing their production of Joe Marshall's A Night In Vegas, which was originally slated to play at The Actors' Playhouse, the Alternative Theatre Company (Joe Marshall, Founder/Artistic Director; Adrian Maynard, Managing Director) announces that as of Thursday, May 27 Joe Marshall's A Night In Vegas has found a new home at The Bleecker Street Theatre (45 Bleecker Street). Directed by Joe Marshall, opening bight will be Saturday, June 5. Premium seats are $50 and general admission tickets are $35 and can be purchased by visiting Telecharge.com. (Please Note: A Night In Vegas has a special preview performance schedule listed below and beginning June 10 will play Thursday - Saturday at 10:30PM). (more...)

Alternative Theatre Company Presents A NIGHT IN VEGAS, 6/5
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2010

After postponing their production of Joe Marshall's A Night In Vegas, which was originally slated to play at The Actors' Playhouse, the Alternative Theatre Company (Joe Marshall, Founder/Artistic Director; Adrian Maynard, Managing Director) announces that as of Thursday, May 27 Joe Marshall's A Night In Vegas has found a new home at The Bleecker Street Theatre (45 Bleecker Street). Directed by Joe Marshall, opening bight will be Saturday, June 5. Premium seats are $50 and general admission tickets are $35 and can be purchased by visiting Telecharge.com. (Please Note: A Night In Vegas has a special preview performance schedule listed below and beginning June 10 will play Thursday - Saturday at 10:30PM). (more...)

Alternative Theatre Co's A NIGHT IN VEGAS Plays Bleecker Street Theatre 5/27
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2010

After postponing their production of Joe Marshall's A Night In Vegas, which was originally slated to play at The Actors' Playhouse, the Alternative Theatre Company (Joe Marshall, Founder/Artistic Director; Adrian Maynard, Managing Director) is happy to announce that as of Thursday, May 27 Joe Marshall's A Night In Vegas has found a new home at The Bleecker Street Theatre (45 Bleecker Street). (more...)

Alternative Theatre Co's A NIGHT IN VEGAS Plays Bleecker Street Theatre 5/27
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2010

After postponing their production of Joe Marshall's A Night In Vegas, which was originally slated to play at The Actors' Playhouse, the Alternative Theatre Company (Joe Marshall, Founder/Artistic Director; Adrian Maynard, Managing Director) is happy to announce that as of Thursday, May 27 Joe Marshall's A Night In Vegas has found a new home at The Bleecker Street Theatre (45 Bleecker Street). (more...)

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