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Defending The Caveman
Thursday, July 17, 2014 through Saturday, September 27, 2014
 
“CAVEMAN is back, and it’s still a hit! It’s hilarious! A blockbuster!” ~ The Washington Post
 
Venue: ( Penn's Landing Playhouse)
Penn's Landing Playhouse
Producer: ( Playhouse Productions )
Playhouse Productions
City: Philadelphia

Additional Notes:
Defending the Cavemanis a hilarious play about the ways men and women relate to each other. Without taking sides, this insightful comedy discusses the ongoing battle for understanding between the sexes. Through its hysterical observations into contemporary feminism, masculine sensitivity and the erogenous zones, Defending the Caveman mines the common themes in relationships that go straight through the funny bone and into the heart.

Fee Test Bryn 2
Friday, August 29, 2014 through Saturday, August 30, 2014
 
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Venue: ( One Arm Red)
One Arm Red
Producer: ( Bryn Muffin2)
Bryn Muffin2
City: DUMBO Brooklyn

Additional Notes:
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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.

Halcyon Days - part of Dream Up Festival 2014
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 through Saturday, August 30, 2014
 
Halcyon Days is an ensemble drama about the choices people make in their lives.
 
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 John William Schiffbauer. World premiere. When Peter and Connie's marriage begins to unravel, Connie goes on an introspective quest to redefine herself, just as Peter seeks out a relationship with a mysterious woman from his past. Crew: John William Schiffbauer (playwright/director/producer/set+sound designer), Nina Vartanian (costume designer), Timothy Parrish (lighting designer), William Gozdziewski (fight director) Cast: Ashley Arcement, Daniel Bielinski, Britannie Bond, Elissa Middleton, Maury Miller, Vincent Torres

In The Ring - part of Dream Up Festival 2014
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 through Saturday, September 06, 2014
 
17 rounds of boxing match performed by a man and woman playing 10 characters.
 
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 Léonore Confino. Directed by Alexandre Oppecini. Translated by Perrine Moran. Sound Designed by Ann Warren and Concrete Timbre. Produced by Diffractions Theatre. Performed in English by Nathalie Bryant and Kyle Tuck. American Premiere (World premiere of the English version). From France comes "In The Ring," which has been nominated for a a Molière Prize (French equivalent of a Tony award). This is the play's American debut and world premiere of its English version. The play is set in a boxing arena, which serves simultaneously as a playground and as a place to explore relationships between men and women. Parents, lovers, strangers, husbands and wives, even the divorced, widowed, all struggle with their instincts, their ideals and their childish impulses. The play is fast-paced, nervously oscillating between laughter and drama. Sparks light fires and misunderstandings lead to war, despite everyone's phenomenal efforts to coexist with the other gender.

Le Scandal Cabaret
Saturday, February 14, 2009 through Saturday, December 27, 2014
 
NYC's Longest Running Burlesque Variety Show!
 
Venue: ( The Laurie Beechman Theatre)
The Laurie Beechman Theatre
Producer: ( Le Scandal Cabaret, LLC)
Le Scandal Cabaret, LLC
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Le Scandal Cabaret is NYC's longest running burlesque variety show, featuring circus acts, variety performers, live music, and a bevy of burlesque beauties. Le Scandal performers include a sword swallowing bellydancer, a contortionist, lasso rope trick cowboy, a comedic juggler, a clever magician, a sultry torch singing fan dancer, and many more innovative and cutting edge performers, all to the live music styling of the Le Scandal Orchestra. Audience comments, "Only in NYC can we see this!" "Glamorous burlesque, edgy downtown performance art, with a dash of Coney Island. This show has all the eye popping wow factor."
$15.00 minimum per person. NY Times Critic's Pick!

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.

Muse - part of Dream Up Festival 2014
Saturday, August 30, 2014 through Sunday, September 07, 2014
 
A Victorian love story.
 
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 Kris Lundberg. Directed by Jay Michaels. Starring Greg Pragel as Dante Rossetti and Kris Lundberg* as Elizabeth Siddal *member of Actors' Equity Association World premiere. Set in Victorian London and based on a true story, "Muse" embraces the tumultuous romance between the charismatic Pre-Raphaelite painter Dante Gabriel Rossetti and his muse and model, Elizabeth Siddal. During the rise of the Pre-Raphaelite revolution, which radically changed London's art scene, Rossetti's paintings became highly commissioned and Lizzie quickly rose to fame, immortalized as a model. We follow him through the trials and tribulations of his artistic struggles as well as the dynamics of his relationship with Lizzie who, as his protege, becomes his fiercest artistic competitor.

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!

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