Event Information
Theater for the New City
155 First Avenue
New York, NY 10003
(Between 9th & 10th St.)
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Public Transportation: Subway: 6 to Astor Place, L to 1st Avenue, R,W to 8th Street, F,V to 2nd Avenue. Bus: M8 to 2nd Avenue, M14 & M9 to 14th Street and 1st Avenue.
Parking: Nearest parking lots are located on East 11th Street between 1st and 2nd Avenues, and on East 9th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues.
ADA Compliant: YES

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Wednesday, August 09, 2017 through Sunday, August 13, 2017

What are you binge watching tonight? From playwright C.S. Hanson- quirky shorts about colorful characters desperately pursuing love. Or their idea of love, taken from the well lit lives of their beloved TV characters. Are we what we watch? Are we willing to fall in love, in real time? ... (continued)
Length: 1 hr 30 mins

The Life and Death of Queen Margaret
Thursday, August 10, 2017 through Sunday, August 20, 2017

The Life and Death of Queen Margaret is a new piece of dance-theatre which liberates some of Shakespeare's most poignant feminist writing from a series of plays about men and their experience of history. Queen Margaret was a fierce, strong-willed, and independent woman, both historically and in Shakespeare’s ... (continued)
Length: 2 hrs 30 mins

Sword and the Unicorn
Sunday, August 27, 2017 through Sunday, September 03, 2017

“Sword of the
Unicorn” at the “City for a New Theatre”, on 155 1 St Avenue, will
blow your mind with pure awesomeness. The dark dragon rules over the
cosmos. Travel through space, fight mythical beasts, and claim the
weapon of ultimate power. This sci-fi fantasy epic will compel
... (continued)

Length: 1 hr 30 mins

A Crack Up at the Race Riots
Sunday, August 27, 2017 through Thursday, September 14, 2017

Now, in this book of fictional set pieces, Korine reinvents the novel
form, capturing the fragmented moments of life observed through the
demented lens of media, TV, and teen obsession. With a filmmaker's eye
and a prankster's glee, this bizarre collection of jokes,
... (continued)

Length: 1 hr 5 mins

Sunday, August 27, 2017 through Sunday, September 17, 2017

Further enhancing a gripping plot, Dimensions’ employs a full minority
cast while integrating a fashion runway and live performances
throughout the show. Curated fashion designers including
IntimateGrind, Gold and Wealth Apparel LLC, STUD, and FrantzyFace
Clothing deliver powerful
... (continued)

Length: 2 hrs 0 mins

Monday, August 28, 2017 through Monday, September 11, 2017

Penny Templeton directs. She is the founder of Penny Templeton
Studios, whose actors have received 11 Emmys and a Golden Globe Award.
She is the author of ‪Acting Lions: Unleash Your Craft in Today's
Lightning Fast World of Film, Television and Theatre, and her
directorial credits
... (continued)

Length: 2 hrs 0 mins

Buskers, the Musical
Sunday, September 03, 2017 through Thursday, September 07, 2017

It’s the day of the annual auditions at Grand Central Station for
MTA’s Musicians Under New York program, where over 300 applicants will
be whittled down to a final talented and lucky few. Getting into the
program means being scheduled for the prime busking spots in the
subway and
... (continued)

Length: 2 hrs 0 mins

Amsterdam Blog
Friday, September 08, 2017 through Saturday, September 16, 2017

A relationship between two women that begins with words and images,
leads to a fantasy of rebirth and happiness, a fantasy that generates
far-reaching actions in reality. A yearning for release – for a real
Shelley travels to Amsterdam set on fining a real love with Alex,
... (continued)

Length: 1 hr 45 mins

For What It’s Worth
Sunday, September 10, 2017 through Sunday, September 17, 2017

TBA ... (continued)
Length: 0 hrs 45 mins