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Baruch Performing Arts Center at Baruch College
Announces 2019/2020 Season
Through April 17, 2020

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Rooftop Films Announces Feature Film Selections for the
2019 Summer Series,
May17 - End of Summer

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The Theater at the 14th Street Y
2019-2020 Season
Through June 28, 2020

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BROADWAY PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY
Sneak-peek classes
July 11th and August 2nd
Broadway Presbyterian Church

‘Broadway Husbands’ Offer Free Summer Preview of New
Children’s Training Program: BROADWAY PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY

Broadway veterans Bret Shuford and Stephen Hanna, known as the Broadway Husbands, unveil their new children’s training program BROADWAY PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY, offering two days of free classes as a summer preview.

Designed for children ages 3-9 years old, the sneak-peek classes will take place on July 11th and August 2nd in the heart of Manhattan at the Broadway Presbyterian Church (601 West 114th Street, New York, NY 10025 at the northwest corner of Broadway and 114th Street).

Focused on community, creativity and craft, the playful classes will introduce children to a variety of performing skills, including:
- learning rhythm and beginner vocabulary for tap and ballet
- basics of dancing and singing for the stage
- using music to develop motor skills
- how to put personality to use in performing

Their mission is to provide Broadway-level craft and creativity to young children, while emphasizing contribution and fulfilling a need to the surrounding local community. Hanna adds, “We hope to enrich children lives and give them the building blocks that help them thrive in the arts, community and at home. To be on the path to happy and fulfilling lives.”

The Broadway Performing Arts Academy will launch a full roster of classes taught by a faculty at the highest-level beginning in September 2019. Shuford explains, “We want to help bring the years of experience and joy we’ve gained through the arts to the morning side heights community. We love the Broadway Presbyterian Community and wanted to give back.”


For more about BROADWAY PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY or to enroll in the Summer Preview courses on July 11th and August 2nd, visit:
BroadwayPerformingArtsAcademy.com

Broadway Presbyterian Church | 601 West 114th Street
Northwest corner of Broadway and 114th Street



Vital Theatre Company and HIT Entertainment's
ANGELINA BALLERINA
THE MUSICAL
Sunday, June 16 at 11:00 am
Saturday, June 22 at 11:00 am
Sunday, June 23 at 11:00 am
Sunday, July 7 at 11:00 am
Sunday, July 21 at 11:00 am
Sunday, August 4 at 11:00 am
Sunday, August 11 at 11:00 am
Sunday, August 18 at 11:00 am
June 16 - August 18, 2019
Theater at St. Jean

Vital Theatre Company and HIT Entertainment's ANGELINA BALLERINAâ„¢ THE MUSICAL will continue performances at Theater at St. Jean on the Upper East Side of Manhattan from June 16 through August 18. The show, with book and lyrics by Susan DiLallo, music by Ben Morss, and direction and choreography by Sam Viverito, is based on the famous dancing mouseling and her friends created by Katharine Holabird and illustrated by Helen Craig.

Tickets start at $25.00 and can be purchased by visiting www.angelinamusical.com or calling (212) 579- 0528. The musical is appropriate for children ages 2 to 7.

Theater at St. Jean | St. Jean Baptiste Church | 150 East 76th Street
Just off Lexington Avenue

 



Liza with a “Z” and Caleb Teicher & Company
Fosse’s “Sing, Sing, Sing” by LaGuardia High School Students
Friday, August 2, 2019 at 7:20pm
Lincoln Center Out of Doors

Lincoln Center Out of Doors’ rare screening of the Emmy- and Peabody Award-winning Liza with a “Z”, the filmed one-woman, one-night-only performance by Liza Minelli on Broadway in 1972.

The film will be accompanied by a performance by Caleb Teicher—Bessie Award-winning choreographer fluent in jazz, tap, and swing—and his ensemble.

An evening celebrating Fosse’s legacy is rounded out by students from LaGuardia High School performing “Sing, Sing, Sing” with the original choreography from Fosse’s DANCIN’.

Link: http://www.lincolncenter.org/out-of-doors/show/liza-with-a-z-caleb-teicher-and-company-and-the-verdon-fosse-legacy
Location: https://goo.gl/maps/2Ff9qCPeqs7LQJ2t5


Lincoln Center Out of Doors



MUSEUM OF ARTS AND DESIGN CONTINUES ITS CELEBRATION OF PUNK GRAPHIC DESIGN AND ITS DIY SPIRIT THIS SUMMER
Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die: Punk Graphics, 1976–1986
On view through August 18, 2019
Museum of Arts and Design


In conjunction with its major exhibition Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die: Punk Graphics, 1976–1986, the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) offers a full slate of summer programming that celebrates the visual language of punk and its influence on cinema, fashion, and more. From the Global Punk Film Series to programs with several of punk's most iconic figures to special artist events with Dr. Martens to the color and noise of the galleries, the DIY spirit of punk rock will fill the Museum.
Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die explores the punk and post-punk movements through the lens of graphic design. On view through August 18, 2019, the exhibition features more than four hundred of punk's most memorable graphics, including flyers, posters, album covers, promotions, zines, and other ephemera.


MAD's Global Punk Film Series runs through July 11, 2019, and showcases films centered on punk's influence around the globe. When punk first exploded on the scene in London and New York, its seismic shocks galvanized youth movements worldwide for rebellion and social change. Like the bands that inspired them, these films upend genre formulas in the service of satire, protest, and a possible better world.

Upcoming Global Punk Film Series screenings include: Young Soul Rebels (1999, United Kingdom)on May 23, 2019; Bikutsi Water Blues, (1988, Cameroon) on June 1, 2019, followed by an interview and Q & A with director Jean-Marie Teno facilitated by Richard Peña, Director Emeritus of the New York Film Festival; Arada (2018, Turkey) on June 6, 2019, a U.S. premier with director Mu Tunc; Kutya éji dala (The Dog's Night Song) (1983, Hungary); and Wild Zero (1999, Japan) on July 11, 2019.

The Global Punk Film Series was curated by Joseph Pomp, a PhD candidate in Comparative Literature at Harvard University.
Public panel discussions and events planned in conjunction with Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die also continue through the summer months. On May 30, 2019, legendary rock photographers Bob Gruen, David Godlis, Marcia Resnick and Paul Zone discuss documenting New York City's downtown punk scene with Gillian McCain and Legs McNeil, authors of Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk. McCain and McNeil return on July 18, 2019, for a conversation with Sire Records co-founder Seymour Stein and his friends about his groundbreaking career.


More information about summer programs and events at MAD and current exhibitions is available at madmuseum.org.

Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun: 10 am – 6 pm
Thu: 10 am – 9 pm
Closed Mon and major holidays


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Museum of Arts and Design | Jerome and Simona Chazen Building
2 Columbus Circle, NYC
madmuseum.org


Vital Theatre Company's
PINKALICIOUS THE MUSICAL
Selected Saturdays
Through August 31, 2019
St. Luke's Theatre

Vital Theatre Company's long-running hit PINKALICIOUS THE MUSICAL continues to perform at St. Luke's Theatre on selected Saturdays through August 31. The one-hour musical, with book and lyrics by Elizabeth Kann and Victoria Kann and music, lyrics and orchestrations by John Gregor, is based on the best-selling children's book "Pinkalicious" by Elizabeth Kann and Victoria Kann. The musical adaptation is directed by Teresa K. Pond based on the original direction of Suzu McConnell-Wood.

Tickets start at $49.50 and can be purchased by visiting www.telecharge.com or calling (212) 239-6200.

The musical is appropriate for children ages 2 to 7.

St. Luke's Theatre | 308 West 46th Street.


 

Puss in Boots
New Show
March 19th - September 22nd
Tuesday-Friday 10:30 AM & 11:30 AM
Saturday & Sunday 1:00 PM
Please note the following special schedules:
April 22nd - 26th: 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM
Thursday and Friday - 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM
June 24th - July 4th
No Performances
July 5th - August 25th
Shows seven days a week
Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

Puss in Boots makes its official debut at the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre today! Presented by City Parks Foundation, Puss in Boots is the story of two friends - Fergus Mundingle and his sly cat Puss - who are tired of their dull and penniless lifestyle. Looking for a change, Puss dons a snazzy pair of boots and sets off on a magical journey, proving himself a caring friend willing to help at any cost. The classic children's fairy tale with a twist will debut to audiences today in 2 showings at 10:30 AM and 11:30 AM.

The team behind this production has been hard at work creating unique sets, captivating puppets and enchanting music for the upcoming show. "I am so proud of the team we have put together for the production of Puss in Boots," shares Swedish Cottage Marionette Theater's Artistic Director, Bruce Cannon.
The show will captivate audience members of all ages throughout the Summer before its final performance on September 22nd. A full list of show dates and tickets are available at http://cityparksfoundation.org/.

Please note that the schedule is subject to change. Be sure to check cityparksfoundation.org/swedish-cottage-marionette-theatre for most current schedule.

The Cottage is located in Central Park near the 81st Street and Central Park West entrance, just south of the Delacorte Theater. For more information, maps and walking directions, please visit http://www.cityparksfoundation.org/arts/swedish-cottage-marionette-theatre. 

Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre in Central Park



 

Theater Resources Unlimited
Announces
The 2019 TRU Voices New Plays Reading Series
Monday, June 17- July 22, 2019 at 7pm
The Soho Playhouse

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces three winning plays for the The 2019 TRU Voices New Plays Reading Series: Passing Parades by Fengar Gael, The New Galileos by Amy Berryman, and Three Months with Pook by Jack Feldstein on Mondays, June 17- July 22, 2019 at 7pm at The Soho Playhouse, 15 Vandam Street, NYC.

The readings are free but reservations are required: please email name and number of tickets requested to TRUVoicesSeries@gmail.com, or use the bright red ticketing box at the URLs below, at the end of each play description.

For more information about TRU membership and programs, visit www.truonline.org.

The Soho Playhouse | 15 Vandam Street, NYC.






K.I.S.S. THEATRICALS TO PRESENT
WAITING FOR JOHNNY DEPP
AT THE RAVE THEATER FESTIVAL
Saturday, August 17 at 8:45 pm
Sunday, August 18 at 8:30 pm
Monday, August 19 at 7:00 pm
Saturday, August 24 at 4:00 pm
Sunday, August 25 at 2:00 pm
AUGUST 17-25, 2019
TEATRO SEA
CLEMENTE SOTO VELEZ CULTURAL CENTER


K.I.S.S. THEATRICALS is pleased to announce the East Coast premiere of WAITING FOR JOHNNY DEPP, as part of the RAVE THEATER FESTIVAL. This one-woman musical with book, music and lyric by JANET COLE VALDEZ and DEEDEE O'MALLEY, music by BETTIE ROSS and directed by HOLLY FRIEDMAN revolves around the zany adventures of an actress who risks it all for the role of a lifetime.

WAITING FOR JOHNNY DEPP takes us on a wild ride with New York actress Rita Donatella, in her quest to land the role of a lifetime in a Johnny Depp film. Constantly reinventing herself to be more perfect for the role, she courageously navigates the rough waters of the Big Apple with humor and chutzpah.

Past productions of WAITING FOR JOHNNY DEPP at TUTS Underground in Houston and at the Whitefire Theatre in North Hollywood in 2016 received rave reviews. Stage Raw named it one of the Top Ten Stage Shows in L.A.

RAVE THEATER FESTIVAL will be held this summer from August 9-25, 2019 at the Clemente Solo Velez Cultural Center (107 Suffolk Street) on the Lower East Side. The festival is helmed by Tony Award-winning Broadway producer Ken Davenport, who will serve as artistic director.

For its inaugural year, Rave Theater Festival has selected a diverse roster of 20 plays, musicals, family-friendly shows, and cross-disciplinary projects. To learn more about Rave Theater Festival visit RaveTheaterFestival.com.

Tickets are $25.00 for regular seats and $35.00 for premium seats (guarantees a seat in the best section of the theater) and can be purchased online at http://ravetheaterfestival.com/tickets-and-passes/ or by calling (866) 811-4111.

TEATRO SEA | CLEMENTE SOTO VELEZ CULTURAL CENTER
107 SUFFOLK STREET, MANHATTAN




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