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Daughters Of Leda - part of Dream Up Festival 2014
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 through Thursday, September 04, 2014
 
A retelling of ancient mythology.
 
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 Madeline Sayet. As the seasons change, Persephone returns to the underworld. But, this time she is not alone. A young mortal girl, Eva shows up at the same time, and starts asking questions that turn ancient history upside down. She forces Leda, Helen, Clytemnestra, Iphigenia, Chrysothemis, and Electra to finally contend with each other as a family, uncovering the notorious rumors that tore their family apart so long ago. In this modern look at women and myth, Persephone and The Fates stage an all out war on Hades for the control of history that has been manipulated for far too long. With: Alexa Amendolagine, Andi Bohs, Claire Burke, Sara Canter, Judianny Compres, Abby Eletz, Jael Golad, Brett Hecksher, Marlena Holman, Alexander Kydd, Kathleen Littlefield, Shayna Schmidt, Kim Sweet, Pamela Weingarden.

For Chance - part of Dream Up Festival 2014
Thursday, August 28, 2014 through Wednesday, September 03, 2014
 
Chance is visited by two of his childhood best-friends on his 25th birthday
 
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, directed and designed by Chima Chikazunga. Co-Produced by Patricia Richter. World premiere. "Inside a LES apartment, a frustrated young playwright abuses drugs and alcohol in hopes to get “creatively inspired” to write the perfect play on his 25th birthday. When he is visited by his two childhood best friends, whom hate each other, grief substance abuse, and sexual abuse soon lead him to finally confront his hidden past." The play is performed by Chima Chikazunga, John Rickenbacker Jr and Soleidy Mendez.

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.

Pageant Tales And Beauty Fails - part of Dream Up Festival 2014
Sunday, August 24, 2014 through Friday, September 05, 2014
 
A mock-umentary and fictional beauty pageant.
 
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 Michael Bradley. Directed by Tony Curtis. World premiere. "Pageant Tales and Beauty Fails" is a mockumentary-inspired, offensively hilarious comedy that follows the outrageous America's Goddess Pageant and the zany characters inhabiting this year's contest. The acting ensemble includes Samantha Algeiri, Heather Cadarette, Brian Collins, Madeline Hickman, Matthew Menendez, Victoria Anne Miller, Sophie Moshofsky, Alexis Robbins, Julia Warner, Ian Way, Kate Villanova, Jarrett Alfred Yoder

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!

Tales Of The Perpetually Single But Eternally Optimistic
Monday, August 18, 2014 through Saturday, September 06, 2014
 
Present day New York City. 3 women searching for Mr. Right.
 
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:
Part of Dream Up Festival 2014 Written and directed by Uzunma Udeh. Performed by Uzunma Udeh, Colette McIntyre and Cristina Ramos. World premiere. "Tales of the Perpetually Single but Eternally Optimistic" is vignettes of dating scenarios in New York City with top 40's music. In this cross dressing comedy, three women come together to demonstrate the pitfalls, obstacles, and the slight glimmer of hope in the New York City dating scene.

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