Theater for the New City
Time Out says
Posted: Thu Jul 1 2010
Although the institution has been around in some incarnation since 1971, the sprawling cement complex was only converted from its former state as a WPA building in 1986, and its four stages have been chock-full of experimental, politically conscious theater ever since. Many of the shows—albeit offbeat—are appropriate for children.
Theater for the New City 155 First Ave
What's on at Theater for the New City
Cabaret & Standards, Comedy, Musicals
- Critics' pick
The fascinating Tammy Faye Starlite revisits her witty and insightful tribute to the glacial German singer Nico, whose bored baritone vocals added eerie Continental glamour to the first Velvet Underground album.
Drama, Comedy, Musicals
Lissa Moira directs a pair of operatic one-act musicals: Seymour Barab's Out the Window, adapted from a Feydeau farce; and Michael Cohen and Linsey Abrams's Rappaccini's Daughter, based on a Hawthorne story.