In this visceral exploration of African masculinity, Zimbabwe-born, Brooklyn-based choreographer Nora Chipaumire (Miriam, 2012 Next Wave) is joined by the specters of her estranged father (performed by Senegalese dancer Pape Ibrahima Ndiaye, also known as Kaolack, and Jamaican-born dancer Shamar … Read More
Crystal Field has been bringing Street Theater to New York City neighborhoods for decades. Each summer the TNC Street Theater Players perform a new, original musical that deals with important issues of concern to everyone who has a brain. This … Read More
“WAR” by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins at Lincoln Center’s Claire Tow Theater closed July 3, 2016, but continues to play out in real life everywhere because the seeds of war reside in each of us. Formidable personalities emerge during a family crisis and … Read More
Through August 14, 2016, 7pm (120 minutes – No intermission) Castle Clinton (formerly Battery Park) Manhattan I had the most wonderful experience watching an outdoor performance of William Shakespeare’s “A Winter’s Tale” at Castle Clinton (at Bowling Green near South Ferry) … Read More
The Elephant Pen, let me tell you about is a bone-chilling psychological thriller! I don’t know that it chilled my bones, but it certainly kept me on the edge of my seat even after having had little sleep the night before. The … Read More
A multi-character role in the revival “I Remember Mama” is Marjorie Johnson’s next “Something More” following her successful starring role, earlier this year, in “DOT” at the Vineyard Theatre in New York City. “Can you imagine,” she says smiling, “my next … Read More
See Darrin Ross’ blockbuster show “Invincible: A Glorious Tribute to Michael Jackson.” It will be a day filled with Michael Jackson music, never-before-seen dance routines, rare memorabilia, a look-alike, dress-alike contest. VIPs will be seated in a reserved section, receive a commemorative poster, see the MJ Collection and meet and great the performers after the show. The event will take place at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) on Saturday, June 11th at 8:00 pm. Look here for more information NJPAC Remembers Michael Jackson with A “MJ Day”.
Dan Zanes delves into American and global roots traditions to create some of the most engaging and fun family music ever recorded. His forthcoming Smithsonian Folkways album celebrates the blues icon Lead Belly; Zanes takes to the Bandshell with Ashley … Read More