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Bread and Puppet Theater: Our Domestic Insurrection Circus/ The Honey Let's Go Home Opera
 
Bread & Puppet Theater is an internationally celebrated company thatchampions a visually rich, street-theater brand of performance art filled withmusic, dance and slapstick. Its shows are political and spectacular, with hugepuppets made of paper maché and cardboard. Founded in 1963 by PeterSchumann on New York City's Lower East Side, the theater has been based inthe North East Kingdom of Vermont since the early 1970s.
 
Venue: ( Theater For the New City)
Theater For the New City
Producer: ( Theater for the New City)
Theater for the New City
City: New York

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INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED BREAD & PUPPET THEATERTO PERFORM AT THEATER FOR THE NEW CITYPerformances:Week 1Our Domestic Insurrection Circus Thursday 12/7 8:00 PM Friday 12/8 8:00 PM Saturday 12/9 3:00 PM and 8:00 PMSunday 12/10 3:00 PMWeek 2The Honey Let's Go Home Opera  Thursday 12/14 8:00 PM Friday 12/15 8:00 . . .

Chromoluminarism - Thur, Fri, Sat 8PM; Sun 3PM
 
A multi-media, circus theatre experience.
 
Venue: ( Theater For the New City)
Theater For the New City
Producer: ( Theater for the New City)
Theater for the New City
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Chromoluminarism is a multi-media, circus theatre piece about Georges Seurat's last painting, The Circus. Featuring the acrobats of Constellation Moving Company, this artist collective explores Seurat's personal life, pointillism, and his relationship with the circus world. Aerialists merge with live . . .

Extreme Whether
Thursday, October 02, 2014 through Sunday, October 26, 2014
 
With plenty of drama, humor and magical experiences in nature, Extreme Whether brings home the intense struggle that is being waged in the US over climate change.
 
Venue: ( Theater for the New City)
Theater for the New City
Producer: ( Theater for the New City)
Theater for the New City
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Starring Jeff McCarthy (Urinetown), George Bartenieff (4-time Obie winner), Di Zhu, Ellen Fiske, Alex Tavis, Kathleen Purcell. "A new eco-drama about climate change: set in upstate New York during the record-breaking hot summers of 2004 and 2012, the play pits brother against sister in a bitter debate . . .

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 . . .

Give Me More
Thursday, January 25, 2018 through Sunday, January 28, 2018
 
Hyphen's new evening-length work investigates how our desires shape our identity and world view, which in turn reshape our desires…
 
Venue: ( Theater For the New City)
Theater For the New City
Producer: ( Catherine Cabeen)
Catherine Cabeen
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Give Me More suggests that our over-consumption, and the environmental destruction that it creates, is in large part driven by our desire to fit into culturally constructed gender roles. How much of our consumption is actually serving us - and how much is the result of our obedience to a system that . . .

HISTRIONICS
 
A World Premiere PlayBy Michael Patrick Flanagan Smith & Ben ForstenzerStarring Brendan Hines
 
Venue: ( Theater For the New City)
Theater For the New City
Producer: ( Theater for the New City)
Theater for the New City
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Following his acclaimed 2011 show “Woody Guthrie Dreams”, Michael Patrick Flanagan Smith returns to THEATER FOR THE NEW CITY with the explosive World Premiere of Histrionics. Framed through the contemporary scope of a bookish high school history teacher, Smith and long time writing partner, Ben Forstenzer, . . .

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 . . .

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 . . .

La Bestia Sweet Mother - part of Dream Up Festival 2014
Wednesday, September 03, 2014 through Sunday, September 07, 2014
 
a multi-media exploration of the mother as both creator and destroyer
 
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 Tom Block. Performed by Millie Torchetti, Patrick Bolger, Becca Weiss and Desiree Miller. Original music by Becca Weiss (singer) and Desiree Miller (cellist). World premiere. La Bestia: Sweet Mother is a multi-media theatrical reconsideration of humanity's earliest creation . . .

LA CANTATA DEI PASTORI (the Shepherds Cantata)
 
Praise by Alex Ross of the New York Times: A musical play presented by the traditional Italian group I Giullari di Piazza (is) a rarity among Christmas programs; it somehow manages to be both riotously entertaining and curiously haunting, even profound......a vibrant and uproarious performance.
 
Venue: ( Theater For the New City)
Theater For the New City
Producer: ( Theater for the New City)
Theater for the New City
City: New York

Additional Notes:
FEATURING: La Befana (the Italian Christmas Witch), the Archangel Gabriel, and Pulcinella from the Italian Commedia dellArte!Based on a Renaissance play by Andrea Perrucci. This musical version has been adapted and directed by Alessandra Belloni and enacted by masked commedia dell'arte characters, puppets, . . .

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