Ellen Stewart Theatre at La MaMa E.T.C.
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Posted: Mon Mar 26 2012
Walk into this revolution-red theater—with its narrow First Floor Theater, its spectacularly barnlike next-door Ellen Stewart Theatre and the groovy attic Club Theater—and you are transported back in time to the New York scene's ’60s heyday. The mama herself, Ellen Stewart, first opened La MaMa's doors in 1961, and she has since produced major figures like Tadeusz Kantor, Andrei Serban and Ping Chong, along with younger multicultural, dance-theater and avant-garde artists, as well as her own exuberant riffs on classical myth.
Ellen Stewart Theatre at La MaMa E.T.C. 66 E 4th St
What's on at Ellen Stewart Theatre at La MaMa E.T.C.
Categories, Contemporary & experimental
The two choreographers—and old friends—come together in Les communs. The work tests the limitations of duets and partnerships, in general, questioning: "How far can they accept the other's proposals without getting lost?"
Categories, Folk & ethnic
The New York-based Filipino troupe, in residency at La MaMa, presents Pagbabalik (Tracing the Path Home). A dramatic interpretation of the third chapter of the Filipino tribal epic "Darangen," intertwined with stories of the contemporary Philippines,...