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    Complete archive, 1999-present

    2008-2009 reviews:
  • Anaïs Nin Goes To Hell
  • ANGER/NATION
  • beast: a parable
  • Blanche Survives Katrina in a FEMA Trailer Named Desire
  • Blasted
  • Buffalo Gal
  • China: The Whole Enchilada
  • The Corn Maiden
  • Crawl, Fade to White
  • Doruntine
  • Extraordinary Rendition
  • The First Breeze of Summer
  • Fringe Festival 2008
  • Fringe Festival favorites
  • The Glass Cage
  • Hair
  • Hidden Fees* (A Play About Money)
  • Jailbait
  • King of Shadows
  • The Longest Running Joke of the Twentieth Century
  • Lucasville: The Untold Story of a Prison Uprising
  • Macbeth
  • The Master Builder
  • Missa Solemnis, or The Play About Henry
  • Mourn the Living Hector
  • A Nasty Story
  • Nowadays
  • the october crisis (to laura)
  • Oresteia
  • Other Bodies
  • Prayer
  • Psalms of a Questionable Nature
  • Raised by Lesbians
  • Reasonable Doubt
  • Sleepwalk With Me
  • Small Craft Warnings
  • Something Weird . . . in the Red Room
  • Soul Samurai
  • The Sound of One Hanna Clapping
  • Southern Promises
  • The Third from the Left
  • Twelfth Night
  • Voices from Guantánamo
  • The Wendigo
  • Zombie

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    Closed June 8, 2003

      I Am My Own Wife
    A new play by Doug Wright (Quills) and directed by Moiss Kaufman (The Laramie Project, Gross Indecency). Based on a true story, and inspired by interviews conducted by . . . (more)

    Closed Nov. 3, 2001
    (SF -- The Sci-Fi Event)

      I Am Star Trek
    The Dysfunctional Theatre Co. and author Rick Vorndran explore the life and work of Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry in this totally unauthorized no-holds-barred biography . . . (more)

    Closed Oct. 5, 2008
    (New York Musical Theatre Festival 2008)

      I Come For Love
    Book, Music and Lyrics by Terrence Atkins and Jeffery Lyle Segal A jaded reporter in search of a story; an adorable alien looking for love; and a diner in need of a waitress. . . . (more)

    Closed April 6, 2005

      

      I Found Her Tied To My Bed
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    At Evergreen Manor Nursing Home, the hours are long, the staff is underpaid and the occupants are easy to kill. When a reckless coworker intrudes upon Beth's solitary life, Beth . . . (more)

    Closed Nov. 8, 2003

      

      I Found Her Tied to My Bed
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    At Evergreen Manor Nursing Home, the hours are long, the staff is underpaid, and the occupants are easy to kill. Beth, a nurse's aide, cares about new-hire Jan as obsessively . . . (more)

    Closed May 30, 2009

      I Have Been to Hiroshima Mon Amour
    Chiori Miyagawa's "I Have Been to Hiroshima Mon Amour" revolves around two love stories: one, played out in memories, involves a Japanese man, who returns to Hiroshima after . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2008
    (Fringe Festival 2008)

      I Heart Hamas: And Other Things I'm Afraid to Tell You
    "Where are you from?" What happens when the answer is San Francisco . . . and Palestine? One woman's unflinching tale of navigating checkpoints, dating taboos, and a 450 year family . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      I Kissed Dash Riprock!
    Spunky, hip and saucy, one-woman comedy about love, sex, art and movie stars. A struggling actress falls hysterically for a mega-star with a reputation for a messy personal . . . (more)

    Closed April 25, 2002

      

      I Love America
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    A humorous dramatization of the perilous and often tragic journies of the Dominican "yoleros" — a testimony to the faith and perseverance of people who dare to follow their . . . (more)

    Closed April 21, 2004

      I Love Myself
    "It is a thrilling experience to watch a performer walk fearlessly right up to the edge of their talent and then beyond, and succeed because of the simple self confidence that . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Aug. 23, 2008
    (Fringe Festival 2008)

      I Love You, Petty, & Favre
    She had the name of a football legend, he had Tom Petty tickets. It was a match made in heaven. For anyone that has loved, lost, persevered, or played air guitar: a heartwarming . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003
    ()

      I Want the Whole World to See That I Can Cry!
    In this true story, 70-year-old Ester and her younger self re-live her journey of survival through the Holocaust. Together they recall and experience the six years of horror, . . . (more)

    Closed Feb. 24, 2002

      

      I, Unseen
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    I, Unseen is a portrait of the women of Afghanistan and what they were enduring on a daily basis from the viewpoint of an American psychologist researching the effects on these . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003
    ()

      I, Vermin: a Hollywood Success Story
    Abandoned at birth and raised by cockroaches Aldo Natz is sent to Hollywood and groomed as the next big thing. Youll laugh so hard your sides will ache your heart will go . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001
    ()

      I'm Bangin' in the Kitchen, or . . . "Hi Honey, I'm Home!
    "Ka-Bang! Boom-Bam! Zip-pah-ching!" These are not the rhythms that you would normally associate with the warm and fuzzy feelings of a kitchen. You have been selected to join . . . (more)

    Closed Feb. 29, 2004

      I'm Special The Heat Is On
    2002 Bessie award winning composer/pianist Mike Iveson makes his La MaMa solo debut February 26 to 29 in his solo show, "I'm Special The Heat Is On," presented by The Club at La . . . (more)

    Closed March 30, 2002

      

      Icarus & Aria
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    By Kirk Wood Bromley, a Romeo & Juliet for the 21st century, dazzlingly melding English and Spanish, Anglo and Latino, legit and illegit. Produced across the . . . (more)
    Official site

    Opened June 2, 2003

      Icarus and Aria
    An updated version of the Elizabethan play with a Latin twist. Kirk Wood Bromley wrote the play with Aaron Beall, who is also the director. Set in Phoenix, Arizona, the play . . . (more)

    Closed March 30, 2002

      Ice Skating Play
    An Olympian allegory. A story of the ice. (See details)

    Closed March 15, 2003

      Icon
    A hypnotic, multimedia ride through 50 years of American cinema, whose iconoclastic images have shaped our dreams, delusions and desires. In this RETELLING OF THE NARCISSUS . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Oct. 4, 2008
    (New York Musical Theatre Festival 2008)

      Idaho!
    Whip Masters, Jed Strunk, Slim Johnson, Aunt Pearlie and the rest of the good folks from Idaho! are rarin’ to introduce you to potato country’s simplest pleasures — . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 20, 2009

      Idiot Savant
    Featuring Willem Dafoe, Joel Israel, Alenka Kraigher, Elina Löwensohn, Eric Magnus and Daniel Allen Nelson Marie asks the Idiot Savant, “But what makes certain words " . . . (more)
    Ontological-Hysteric Theater

    Closed May 1, 2004

      Idiot's Delight
    "IDIOT'S DELIGHT," the 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning play, originally written for Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne, was also adapted for a 1939 film starring Clark Gable. It tells . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      If You Don't Like It Don't Listen
    A folk orchestra plays lively melodies on a fork, a scythe, spoons, pots, a samovar, and a balalaika. The word Yamaha occurs only once in the form of a notice on a board. It will . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 23, 2008
    (Fringe Festival 2008)

      III
    A real life, all-male mnage-a-trois (1927-1943) between the photographer George Platt Lynes and one of the great artistic couples of the 20th century: writer Glenway Wescott and . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed April 28, 2002

      Illyria
    A boisterous new musical based on "Twelfth Night" by Prospect Theater, following its witty production of "Twelfth Night" last summer in Central Park. Several members of the . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Oct. 18, 2009

      Imelda: A New Musical
    "Imelda" is the portrait of an ambitious woman who wanted to make her country an equal player on the world stage, spanning the pivotal years from the 1940s to the 1980s. Musical . . . (more)
    Pan Asian Repertory Theatre

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001
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      Imperative Flight
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    Sensual. Gritty. Delirious. Will dream make the aquaintance of day? Will the beds burn in resounding flame? Will she hit the pavement to finally see the sky? IMPERATIVE FLIGHT: . . . (more)

    Closed June 8, 2002
    ()

      ImprovBoston presents "Writers Block"
    A novel approach to improvisation. ImprovBoston journeys into the life of a writer to present a new and exciting piece of improvised theater. The cast of Writers Block weaves an . . . (more)

    Closed April 28, 2002

      in 3 to 6 seconds...
    Give yourself a cover story: youre safe because the lights are on, youre safe because its dark. This theater and dance transfusion will infect you, carry through a nightmare . . . (more)

    Closed Jan. 2, 2010

      In Fields Where They Lay
    "In Fields Where They Lay" by Ricardo Perez Gonzalez, developed by Brad Raimondo, is a new play about the Christmas Truce in World War I. It's a portrait of a squad of . . . (more)

    Closed Oct. 21, 2001

      

      In On It
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    After two consecutive Daniel MacIvor shows transferred to off-Broadway runs last season ("Never Swim Alone" and "See Bob Run"), the Canadian playwright . . . (more)

    Closed Feb. 28, 2004

      In Rebel Country
    A contemporary piece about two men who take a road-trip to visit the grave of film idol James Dean in Fairmount, Indiana. They get sidetracked by a woman hitchhiker who forces . . . (more)

    Closed May 10, 2009

      In Security
    3LD Art & Technology Center invites you to the World Premiere of IN SECURITY. Written and performed by Anna Gutto with interactive videos by Ann Oren and directed by Alexis . . . (more)
    Unbound Collective

    Closed Nov. 25, 2002

      In Spite of Myself: A Perpetual Work in Progress
    Set in Boston at the climax of World War II, THE SWEEPERS plunges into the humorous and often touching world of three women, their families and the Italian-American traditions . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Aug. 20, 2002

      In the Solitude of the Cotton Fields
    In the opening of "In The Solitude Of Cotton Fields," a play by the late French playwright Bernard-Marie Koltes, two men pass on the street. "Tell me what you want and I'll . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      In The Swing
    Follows three fast-talking, hard-nosed female hustlers as they jump through hoops to pull off the biggest heist in town. Narrated by an IRS agent, this story twists and turns and . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      In the Wire
    Get sent! Follow an amorous email through the tangled World Wide Web as it navigates high-speed routers, super-secure Psychromoft, and the hopping Cisco Disco. IN THE WIRE takes . . . (more)

    Closed March 17, 2002

      In Your Dreams
    The Unlimited Potential Theater Company, a project of VSA arts of New Jersey (VSA/NJ), in a creative collaboration with Off World Theatre in New York, will present three . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003
    ()

      In Your Shoes: a One-woman Multi-character Mystery
    Was schizophrenic 70s folksinger, Virginia Lovejoys, death accidental or suicide? For Margo, its life or death as she realizes that sometimes you need to put on the shoes of a . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 7, 2002

      Inertia
    Over a war-torn world, airline passengers lie on a king-size bed, flirt and hysterically philosophize with a sexy stewardess named Deb. Forward Motion Matters is a funny look at . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Jan. 25, 2004

      Instructions for Forgetting
    The much anticipated U.S. debut of Instructions for Forgetting by Tim Echells of U.K. theatre sensation Forced Entertainment. Somewhere between a performance and an . . . (more)
    Forced Entertainment

    Closed Dec. 6, 2001

      The Insurrection Mass With Funeral March For A Rotten Idea
    The Bread and Puppet Theatre is proud to present a Public Participation Uprising: The Insurrection Mass with Funeral March for a Rotten Idea: A Special Mass for the Aftermath of . . . (more)

    Closed June 20, 2009

      Into the Hazard
    New Feet Productions presents INTO THE HAZARD [Henry 5] By WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE Adapted and directed by JESSICA BAUMAN INTO THE HAZARD [Henry 5] is a raw and riveting new . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001
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      Into the Wild
    Inspired by nature show documentaries, De Facto Dance explores the idiosyncrasies of perception and perspective. Into the Wild provides a rich metaphor for the relationship . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      Inventing Color
    In 1959 four scrappy NYC engineers race powerhouse RCA in perfecting a viable color television set. Team member and young widower Louis must invent color in his life as well. . . . (more)

    Closed April 5, 2003

      Iphigenia
    A new adaptation of Euripides' classic Greek tale. The Greek fleet, ready to sail against Troy to get Helen back, is marooned at the bay of Aulis. Agamemnon receives word from . . . (more)
    WorkShop Theater Company

    Closed Nov. 24, 2002

      Iphigenia in Tauris
    This multi-ethnic production of Iphigenia in Tauris, originally translated for Isadora Duncan's dance company, is an ironically funny and fresh take on this classic redemption . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003
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      The Irreplaceable Commodity
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    They're young, sexy and rich. They sing and dance. They're the investment bankers at the heart of "The Irreplaceable Commodity," a new pop musical comedy that follows three . . . (more)
    Official site

    Opened Feb. 9, 2003

      It Just Catches
    The New York premiere of Carol Hemingway's new play IT JUST CATCHES, based on the stories of Ernest Hemingway, her father-in-law. IT JUST CATCHES borrows scenes from five of . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      It's a Detective Agency (and everyone's English)
    A play about 7 bumbling English detectives who are completely incapable of solving even the simplest case. On this day, the Chief tells his detectives that if they do not solve . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 22, 2002

      

      It's a Wonderful (One Man Show) Life!
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    Comic actor/impressionist Jason Grossman performs a live solo adaptation of Frank Capra's classic film, "It's a Wonderful Life." Directed by Sharon Fogarty, with minimal set . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      It's All About Me
    David Sedaris meets Sex in the City below 14th Street. An "almost-famous downtown sweetheart" reveals her too-true tales of being a Rose Festival Princess, dating Robert De Niro . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 22, 2002

      It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Murder
    A Murder-Mystery Comedy Presented in "Living Black and White"! Pegasus Theatre is best known for their productions presented in "Living Black And White"TM, where the actors . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed May 3, 2009

      It's Hell in Here
    IT'S HELL IN HERE is a meditation on public and private information. Based on the romantic absurdity of Parallel Universe Science this performance exists at the intersection of . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      It's Not My Fault, It Was On Fire When I Got There
    A fast-paced new comedy in which a writer crashes his sister's wedding, seeking permission to publish a story that defames her. Two actors perform all 23 roles in this outrageous . . . (more)

    Closed Sept. 14, 2008

      It's the Economy Stupid! or The Turning Point.
    Theater for the New City's award-winning Street Theater Company opens its 32nd annual tour August 2 with "It's the Economy Stupid! or The Turning Point," a rip-roaring musical . . . (more)

    Closed May 2, 2004

      The Italian American Reconciliation
    John Patrick Shanley's humorous examination of relationships in "the neighborhood" portrays two best friends who are both experiencing terrible trouble with women. But the . . . (more)

    Closed Nov. 8, 2003

      

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