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A Midsummer Night's Dream, Face To Face Series
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 through Saturday, April 19, 2014
 
A truly magical and irresistibly funny ballet of Shakespeare's masterpiece
 
Venue: ( City Center Studios)
City Center Studios
Producer: ( Ajkun Ballet Theatre)
Ajkun Ballet Theatre
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Touching, joyously inventive and particularly close to Shakespeare’s heart, Midsummer Night's Dream is filled with the most delightful creatures on a roller coaster of emotional depth and humor in this premiere by Ajkun Ballet Theatre choreographed by Chiara Ajkun. The Face to Face series affords the audience a close-up to the performers in the intimacy of our studios.

Ballet NY's 2014 Season
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 through Thursday, April 17, 2014
 
Three Performances Only!
 
Venue: ( The Ailey Citigroup Theater)
The Ailey Citigroup Theater
Producer: ( Ballet NY)
Ballet NY
City: New York

Additional Notes:
A program of exciting works by Antonia Franceschi, Margot Parsons, Ginger Thatcher and the Company's Co-Artistic Director Medhi Bahiri. SEASON SPONSORS: Hospital for Special Surgery/Louis Shapiro, CEO and The Gerald B. and Daphna Cramer Family Foundation, Inc.

BUYER & CELLAR
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 through Sunday, August 31, 2014
 
An outrageous comedy about the price of fame and the oddest of odd jobs.
 
Venue: ( Barrow Street Theatre)
Barrow Street Theatre
Producer: ( Barrow Street Theatre)
Barrow Street Theatre
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Starring CHRISTOPHER J. HANKE (Broadway’s "How to Succeed...") through May 25, 2014 Starring BARRETT FOA (TV’s “NCIS: Los Angeles”) beginning May 27, 2014 Written by Jonathan Tolins Directed by Stephen Brackett Please be advised the performance begins promptly and there is NO LATE SEATING. ***** TOP CRITICS PICK ***** Including: New York Times, Associated Press, Hollywood Reporter, New York Post, New York Daily News, NPR, Newsday, The Huffington Post, am New York, New York Observor, The Advocate, The Daily Beast, Entertainment Weekly, NBC NY, Playbill, Towleroad, and TIMEOUT NY. "THE FUNNIEST SHOW OF THE YEAR!" -New York Observer "A TRIUMPH! The Most Talked About Comedy Of The Season." -Ben Brantley, The New York Times "A SMASH HIT!" -NBC "A fantasy so delightful you wish it were true." -The New Yorker "An irresistible play from the most peculiar of fictitious premises — an underemployed Los Angeles actor goes to work in Barbra Streisand’s Malibu basement — allowing the playwright to ruminate with delicious wit and perspicacity on the solitude of celebrity, and the melancholy that lurks beneath narcissism." -The New York Times "Spectacular. Beyond Brilliant. This show will go down like butta'!" -Entertainment Weekly "Fantastically Funny. It’s a Funny-Girl Babs inspired Comedy." -NY Post World premiere produced by Rattlestick Playwrights Theater. Cast subject to change without notice. www.BUYERandCELLAR.com Buyer and Cellar buyer and seller

Coriolanus By William Shakespeare
Wednesday, April 09, 2014 through Sunday, April 27, 2014
 

 
Venue: ( American Theatre of Actors)
American Theatre of Actors
Producer: ( American Theatre of Actors)
American Theatre of Actors
City: New York

Additional Notes:
The renowned American Theater of Actors stages this dark war drama under award winning director James Jennings. With: Michael Bordwell Jane Culley* Alan Hasnas Thomas Leverton* And others... *Appeating courtesy of Actors Equity Association.

Dear Mom, A New Play
Tuesday, April 01, 2014 through Wednesday, June 04, 2014
 
Based on actual letters written by real daughters to their mothers!
 
Venue: ( Penn's Landing Playhouse)
Penn's Landing Playhouse
Producer: ( Squid Ink productions)
Squid Ink productions
City: Philadelphia

Additional Notes:
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Inspired by actual letters written by real daughters to their mothers, DEAR MOM tells the story of Linda, a 45 year-old woman faced with having to say goodbye to her mother. Through the letters she is able to look back on her relationship with her mother with humor and heart, finally being able to celebrate her mother's life. Funny, poignant, and touching...DEAR MOM is for anyone who has a mother. If you liked The Notebook, you'll love DEAR MOM.

Naked Girls Reading
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 through Thursday, August 21, 2014
 
This November, the Naked Girls give it all away as Naked Girls Reading presents SPOILER ALERT! Join the hit nude literary salon for an evening of plot twists, unexpected deaths, secrets and surprises as the Naked Girls skip right to the juicy details. Nothing is sacred, from classic literature to contemporary bestsellers. You might not see it coming, but you will see it all: host Nasty Canasta and Naked Girls Jenny C'est Quoi, Leda Gaytrix and Cherry Pitz will reveal everything, at Naked Girls Reading: SPOILER ALERT! January 15 - Spies Like Us February 17 - World Leaders March 19 - Fantasy April 16 - Smorgasbord (Readers' Choice) May 21 - Cake vs Death June 18 - Summer Reading July 16 - Naked Girls Reading Sci-Fi V: Naked Girls Reading INTO DARKNESS August 20 - As Seen On TV
 
Venue: ( UNDER St Marks)
UNDER St Marks
Producer: ( Horse Trade)
Horse Trade
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Naked Girls Reading NYC is the perfect intimate live event: a monthly nude literary salon featuring in-the-buff readings by local burlesque luminaries, professional librarians, authors and other Naked Girls. Past themes have included Banned Books, Science Fiction, and Tween Lit, as well as their annual holiday presentation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. Guests to the salon are invited to sip a drink and listen with their eyes wide open as full-frontal literature meets fine art in this intimate theatrical setting.

Naked Girls Reading began in Chicago in March 2009 as the creation of international showgirl Michelle L’Amour and Franky Vivid. The idea had rolled around in their heads for a few years in different formats, but with the opening of Studio L’Amour in 2008 it materialized as the perfect intimate live event. Naked Girls Reading now has branches across the country and around the world; the New York chapter, produced by Nasty Canasta, was opened in October 2009 to great acclaim ("Great literature stripped bare" -Entertainment Weekly; "It was a remarkable experience." -Tor.com) and was named "New York's Best Story Hour" by the Village Voice in 2010. www.NakedGirlsReadingNYC.com

"Naked Girls Reading has clearly evolved into something more than just titillation. It is titillating, but after the first thrill of the initial disrobing, the pleasure of seeing beautiful women undressed fades besides the sense of intimacy achieved from someone bearing both their body and their soul at the same time." -Tor.com

TICKETS FOR FEBRUARY 6 SHOW IN THE KRAINE THEATER HERE: http://www.smarttix.com/show.aspx?showcode=nak80E

Test
Wednesday, April 09, 2014 through Friday, June 06, 2014
 
Test
 
Venue: ( Miller Theatre)
Miller Theatre
Producer: ( Test)
Test
City: New York

Additional Notes:
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The Norwegians
Wednesday, October 02, 2013 through Sunday, April 27, 2014
 
A comedy about gangsters. Norwegian gangsters. The nice kind. There's somebody else for everyone.
 
Venue: ( The Drilling CompaNY Theatre)
The Drilling CompaNY Theatre
Producer: ( The Drilling Company)
The Drilling Company
City: New York

Additional Notes:
THE NORWEGIANS is a bitter comedy about women scorned in Minnesota and the really, really nice gangsters--Norwegian hit men--they hire to whack their ex-boyfriends. Olive is a transplant from Texas and Betty is a transplant from Kentucky, but neither of them was prepared for the Norwegian men they would fall in love with there: the practical, warm, thoughtful, destructive, evil, jilting kind. If you're a hit man in Minnesota, 83% of your clients want to take out their ex (Oofda!). Olive has referred Betty to Gus and Tor, a partnership in the whacking business. What Tor doesn't know is that Gus has been sleeping with the clients. What Olive doesn't know is that Gus is Betty's own ex, and she has already put out a hit on him with a Swiss firm. Can Betty call off the job in time to let Gus do his? Should she?

The Two-Character Play
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 through Sunday, April 27, 2014
 
292 Theatre presents "The Two-Character Play" by Tennessee Williams as it's never been done before.
 
Venue: ( 292 Theatre)
292 Theatre
Producer: ( 292 Theatre)
292 Theatre
City: New York

Additional Notes:
This rarely-produced play by Tennessee Williams features two characters: brother and sister Felice and Clare. They are actors on tour, apparently abandoned by their acting company in a decrepit "state theatre in a state unknown." Presumably awaited by an audience expecting a performance, they enact The Two-Character Play, an illusion within an illusion, created from isolation, panic, fear, and the specter of a terrible secret they've been guarding together for an unknown length of time.

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