You searched for events on 8/27/2014

5 records found

Hits The Fan - part of Dream Up Festival 2014
Monday, August 25, 2014 through Sunday, September 07, 2014
 
Dysfunction in paradise.
 
Venue: ( Theater for the New City)
Theater for the New City
Producer: ( Theater for the New City presents)
Theater for the New City presents
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Written and directed by Johnny Alspaugh. World premiere. "Hits The Fan" captures the alternating malaise and excitement of Southern California family life ("dysfunction in paradise"). The same day his wife Clarice and transsexual son Kaylie left him because of his intolerable behavior, Carl has an encounter with Mofuku Mmembe, a Ugandan exchange student in a host home. Drunk and rambling, Carl receives help from Mofuku and other people and is forced to confront his insecurity issues and embark on the journey of reconnecting with his family.

Messages From A Mental Instituion - part of Dream Up Festival 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 through Monday, September 01, 2014
 
the metaphorical prison of conditioned habits of mind
 
Venue: ( Theater for the New City)
Theater for the New City
Producer: ( Theater for the New City presents)
Theater for the New City presents
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Written by Lee Gershuny. Directed by Corinne Harris, performed by Corinne Harris and James Bryce. American premiere. From Scotland comes "Messages from a Mental Institution," in which strange messages from her missing husband spark a woman's heroic quest to find his true identity and rescue him from a mental institution. The play delves into the theme of the simplicity of true love, presenting a multi-layered experience of reality where the boundaries between dreaming and waking life dissolve.

Red Eye of Love
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 through Sunday, September 28, 2014
 
A New Musical Comedy
 
Venue: ( Dicapo Opera Theatre)
Dicapo Opera Theatre
Producer: ( Amas Musical Theatre in association with North Haven Arts & Enrichment)
Amas Musical Theatre in association with North Haven Arts & Enrichment
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Red Eye of Love: Book and Lyrics by Arnold Weinstein and John Wulp, Music by Sam Davis Based on a play by Arnold Weinstein Directed by Ted Sperling A GIRL-MEATS-BOY LOVE STORY Selma Chargesse is torn between her two loves—great wealth and idealism and the two men in her life that offer her one or the other–Wilmer the naïve young man in search of “the key” and O.O. Martinas, the proprietor of the world’s largest meat department store. Could she have both? RED EYE OF LOVE is that rare musical ready for prime time and an easy choice for an evening of theater that tugs at the heart and tickles the funny bone. Any way you slice it, Red Eye of Love is red meat for musical theater lovers and that’s no bum steer!

Slouch - part of Dream Up Festival 2014
Sunday, August 17, 2014 through Friday, August 29, 2014
 
A metaphysical dramedy
 
Venue: ( Theater for the New City)
Theater for the New City
Producer: ( Theater for the New City presents)
Theater for the New City presents
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Written by B. Walker Sampson. Directed by Gretchen Van Lente. Designed by Angelica Borrero-Fortier. STARRING: Stephanie Bunch, Patrick McCormick and Tatiana Pavela. World premiere. "Slouch" is a metaphysical dramedy in which three thirty-something roommates struggle with job and relationship failures, the isolation of city living and the habit of comparing their lives to their very successful friend (who may be dropping by soon).

Thirteen And A Half - part of Dream Up Festival 2014
Friday, August 22, 2014 through Thursday, September 04, 2014
 
In Purgatory. Eve is suing GOD for immortality and defamation of character.
 
Venue: ( Theater for the New City)
Theater for the New City
Producer: ( Theater for the New City presents)
Theater for the New City presents
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Written By Anna Governali and Directed by Justin Johnson. World premiere. "Thirteen & a Half" is set in Gehenna Superior Court of Purgatory, between a place of purification or that of temporary punishment. Eve has her day in court. Since her banishment from the Garden of Eden, she has sued God for defamation of character. Guided by her attorney Sariel, Eve pleads her case to the faceless twelve to regain her immortality and clear her name once and for all. Costume design by Hope Governali. Stage Manager - Emily Coleman. Michael - J Daria Rein Gabriel - Alex Estrada Sariel - Jessica Ruffus Adam - Lenny Thomas Eve - Soleidy Mendez Satan - Biniam Tekola Lilith - Kendra Leigh Landon Uriel - Kimberly Flores Raphael - Kelveen Fabian Ragul - John Pozzi

5 records found