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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Village Halloween Costume Ball
Monday, October 31, 2016 through Monday, October 31, 2016

This unique festival continues as a grand coming-together for everyday New Yorkers and artists alike. A carefree fall tradition, it celebrates the creativity that comes with the season.

The one-night fiesta takes over all four of TNC's theater spaces, plus its lobby and the block of East
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Length: 9 hrs 0 mins

Village Halloween Costume Ball
Monday, October 31, 2016 through Tuesday, November 01, 2016

The one-night fiesta takes over all four of TNC's theater spaces, plus its lobby and the block of East Tenth Street between First and Second Avenues. Customarily over 1,400 wildly-clad celebrants gather for dancing, dining, showing off costumes and viewing acts from the cutting-edge of Cabaret and ... (continued)
Length: 5 hrs 0 mins

The Long and the Short of It
Wednesday, November 02, 2016 through Sunday, November 13, 2016

he principle offering of the evening is HALF THE RACE focuses on how women have been wronged since the Garden of Eden. This play follows women from that time and into the future, envisioning a female president using a Lysistrata cure and the vasectomy to mitigate the problem without clear success.
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Length: 1 hr 20 mins

From Silence
Friday, November 04, 2016 through Sunday, November 20, 2016

Karen Lynn Gorney, star of the 1977 movie “Saturday Night Fever” and “All My Children” headlines From Silence, a brand new drama by Anne Marilyn Lucas premiering at Theater for the New City this November. Cast includes Audrey Heffernan Meyer, Krystal Rowley, Lori Funk, Nora Falk, Shannon Harrington, ... (continued)
Length: 1 hr 30 mins

Victoria Woodhull
Thursday, November 17, 2016 through Sunday, December 04, 2016


Victoria Woodhull…………...Elena Kritter
Tennie...............................Juliette Monaco
Cornelius Vanderbilt.........Ed Altman
Buck..................................Chaz McCormack
Col. James Blood...............Henrick Sawczak
Dr. Canning........................Adam
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Length: 1 hr 25 mins

Lady of The Castle
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 through Sunday, December 11, 2016

From Oy to Vey is a 20-minute raucous off-color opera vaudeville curtain raiser of five select pieces from the larger work by Seymour Barab.

Lady of The Castle is set in 1947 after the Holocaust. Is there a young Jewish girl still hidden in the old castle? Based on a true story
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Length: 1 hr 45 mins

Times Square Angel
Monday, December 19, 2016 through Tuesday, December 20, 2016

TIMES SQUARE ANGEL is an affectionate homage to the holiday/fantasy films of the 1940's such as IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, THE BISHOP'S WIFE and THE BIG STREET. Charles Busch, the author of THE TALE OF THE ALLERGIST'S WIFE and the star of the film DIE MOMMIE DIE, stars as Irish O'Flanagan, a tough-as-nails ... (continued)
Length: 0 hrs 0 mins

Verses at Work
Thursday, January 19, 2017 through Sunday, February 05, 2017

"An exhilarating one man show in the vein of 'Hip Hop Theater.' Actor/Rapper Malik Work documents a life as one of the pioneers of the Hip Hop/Jazz movement in New York City. The script was adapted by the award-winning film of the same name: Verses at Work." ... (continued)
Length: 1 hr 15 mins