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    Complete archive, 1999-present

    2008-2009 reviews:
  • Anaïs Nin Goes To Hell
  • 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 Dec. 21, 2003

      La Cantata dei Pastori
    Musical adaptation of a beloved 17th century Italian play which follows the journey of Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem. On their way, they have many adventures, good and bad, . . . (more)

    Closed April 26, 2009

      La Didone
    St. Ann's Warehouse presents the U.S. premiere of The Wooster Group’s "La Didone," the seminal company's distinctive take on Francesco Cavalli's baroque opera, libretto by . . . (more)
    The Wooster Group

    Closed Feb. 14, 2002


      L'Hiver Sous La Table
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    How would you find a place to live in Paris in the winter as a penniless immigrant? What if the only place available was the space beneath a living room table? Well, you might . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001


      L'Hiver Sous La Table
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    How would you find a place to live in Paris in the winter as a penniless immigrant? What if the only place available was the space beneath a living room table? Well, you might . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001

      La Fabrica,
    HExTC returns to FringeNYC with a companion play to last year's highly acclaimed Cuban Operator Please. La Fabrica, written in Spanish, presents Cuban working class exiles and . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      A La Mode
    Hard-to-Get serves up an all-American apple pie 'a la mode,' packed with apple lore, songs and images, spiced with subversion. Warning: May be harder to swallow than Grandma's. (See details)

    Closed Sept. 29, 2002

      La Musica
    The US premiere of La Musica by Marguerite Duras running on the same bill as a rare Tennessee Williams short: Talk To Me Like The Rain and Let Me Listen. Written in 1965 for . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001

      La Ultima Puerta _ The Last Door
    A one-woman show based on the life of the Poet Salom_ Urea de H_nriquez. As Salom_ is on her final day, she is having flashbacks about the many demons that visit her throughout . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 23, 2008
    (Fringe Festival 2008)

      La Vigilia (The Vigil)
    Does true love have an expiration date? When a stranger enters the lives of three lonely people, whose heart will mend and whose will break? Inspired by Goldoni and DaSica, . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Dec. 3, 2001

      Labor on Broadway: A Tribute to Lyricist Yip Harburg, Broadway's Social Conscience
    The evening will raise money for the Working Theatre's on-going efforts to create theatre for and about working people and will specifically support the companys Theatre Works . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001

      LabRats: The Second Coming
    Look out! The LabRats are back again this year — this time "chasing tail" in their stage adaptation of "Sex, Technology, and the Pursuit of Happiness" — a . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      Lady Macbeth Rewrites the Rulebook
    Direct from London, 8 fantastic women in a unique all fighting award-winning writers' new comedy drama. Swords, Cyberkillers and Shakespeare! Playstation-superheroine Tara Loft . . . (more)

    Closed Feb. 3, 2002

      Largo Desolato
    Translated into English by Tom Stoppard, directed by Steven Gridley and based presumably on Mr. Havel's (now president of the Czech Republic) own experiences, LARGO DESOLATO . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001

      Las Blanquisimas Mofetas
    Based on the second novel in Reinaldo Arenas pentagonia, "las blanquisimas mofetas" presents a family caught in the seams of the cuban revolution, between life and death, home . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      Last Call
    A crucifix wrapped in the American flag. Adultery, betrayal, and death. And that's just the first ten minutes. A man finds the meaning of life and is determined to share it with . . . (more)

    Closed July 17, 2002


      The Last Carburetor
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    Twenty years ago, displaced steelworker Doug crashed his prized possession, a souped-up 1970 Plymouth Hemi Barracuda. The wrecked remains have sat untouched in his garage ever . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 22, 2001


      The Last Carburetor
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    Twenty years ago, displaced steelworker Doug crashed his prized possession, a souped-up 1970 Plymouth Hemi Barracuda. The wrecked remains have sat untouched in his garage ever . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 13, 2009

      The Last Cargo Cult
    In THE LAST CARGO CULT, groundbreaking monologist Mike Daisey (If You See Something Say Something) returns to The Public with the story of his journey to a remote South Pacific . . . (more)

    Closed March 9, 2003


      The Last Days of Madalyn Murray O'Hair, in Exile
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    The absolutely untrue, completely misleading story of the demise of the woman who called herself "the most hated woman in America." The Last Days of Madalyn Murray O'Hair, in . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001

      Last Laugh
    The uproarious comedy that dares to ask the question: "Is this show really worth $12?" You bet it is! Follow the Rumoli Brothers, a 1940's nightclub comedy duo, from their New . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 19, 2009

      Last Life
    In a borderless, burnt-out world the few remaining inhabitants are at the end of a long, indefinable war. The survivors, not knowing what they are even fighting for, vow to . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      The Last Nickel
    This one-act dark comedy is about Jamie and her sister Jo, who is making the last of a series of disruptive late night visits to Jamie in her bedroom. In the wee hours of this . . . (more)

    Closed May 24, 2003

      Last Stand
    The self-proclaimed "New Indians", not Native Americans, but drop-outs from today's society, have taken hold of America. This group has systematically destroyed the cities . . . (more)
    WorkShop Theater Company

    Closed Feb. 1, 2004


      Last Supper
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    A powerful, voyeuristic and painfully intimate view of two brothers' crumbling marriages in the evening after their mother's funeral. John is a psychologist with a cruel . . . (more)

    Closed March 1, 2003

      The Last Supper
    a modern retelling of the Biblical last supper, set in the kitchen among the unholy women who prepare the meal for Christ and His disciples. It is also a one-of-a-kind . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed March 16, 2003

      The Last Two Jews of Kabul
    After the fall of Kabul in the autumn of 2001, two Jewish men were discovered in a city that was once home to 40,000 Jews. These alleged "last two Jews" were sharing as their . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 22, 2002

      A Late Supper
    A Late Supper revolves around two sisters, Diane and Debbie who have chosen markedly different life paths. As the play opens, Diane is excitedly preparing dinner in . . . (more)

    Closed Feb. 21, 2009

      Laugh, Damn Ya, Laugh
    Theater for the New City Presents Laugh, Damn Ya, Laugh! Written by Walter Corwin, Directed by Jonathan Weber, from February 5 to February 21, 2009. Playing off Greek . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      Laura McKenzie Feels Like Makin' Love
    Weaving ten characters into one unlikely epiphany, this one-woman show is a fast-paced oddball extravaganza posing the all important question: Are you makin' love? Chicago called . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      Lead Heavy Sky
    On a stormy Sunday night, six New Yorkers confront repressed feelings within themselves and between one another. With a steady balance of comedy, drama, and great music, Lead . . . (more)

    Closed Sept. 29, 2001

      The Leader & Improvisation
    "The Leader," a short play directed by John Hagen, juxtaposes scenes of brief encounters of two young lovers with scenes in which an announcer and two admirers wait for . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001

      Leaf In the Mailbox
    Please, help me. My bestfriend is a pot-smoking dead beat, my grandmother misplaces all my things and my girl friend won't even let me masturbate unless she's watching. Maybe my . . . (more)

    Closed Feb. 15, 2003

      Leave Me Alone
    Just in time for Valentine's day, Leave Me Alone: A Weekend of Solo Performance brings together twenty of New York's hottest writer/performers for a mini-festival of . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Aug. 23, 2008
    (Fringe Festival 2008)

      Lecture, With Cello
    The professor is late. And where is his cello? Words, music, discussion. Discord. Biography, history. Humor, harmony. Discord. Mystery. Who is the man lurking in the back of . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Nov. 23, 2003

      The Legacy Codes
    In 1999, Dr. Wen Ho Lee, a Chinese-American scientist at a national lab was under suspicion for giving the "legacy codes" of nuclear weapons to the People's Republic of . . . (more)
    Pan Asian Repertory Theatre

    Closed April 5, 2002

      Lesbian Pulp-O-Rama
    Inspired by lesbian pulp fiction of the 1960's, Lesbian Pulp-O-Rama! is a bawdy, campy, comic romp that revels in forbidden desires and sapphic longings. All new tales, back . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 7, 2008

      Let Me Put it This Way
    Let Me Put It This Way is the culmination of this year's Playmaking series, the first step in the theatrical education that The 52nd Street Project gives its kids. In . . . (more)

    Closed March 12, 2004

      Let's Get This Damn Thing Over With
    Meet native New Yorker Liz Thompson in her one-lady show LET'S GET THIS DAMN THING OVER WITH. The only child of a single mother, and the product of a series . . . (more)

    Closed May 19, 2002


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    A lonely scientist has created a medical patch to help overcome his addiction to the hopeless pursuit of women, but5 when a power-hungry businessman named Bile sees this patch as . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      Librarians in Love
    Louise Smalls and Lance Shortle rule the Littleton Public Library. As they shelve books and share trivia, Louise falls for Lance. Will he return her affection? Will the overdue . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 22, 2008
    (Fringe Festival 2008)

      @lice in www.onderland
    Originally created and performed by undergraduates at Yale University, @lice in www.onderland is a dance/multimedia adaptation of Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Sept. 28, 2003


      A Lie of the Mind
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    Sam Shepard, known for such raw family dramas as Curse of the Starving Class and True West, brings us a twisted story of backwoods love, abuse and domestic dysfunction in A Lie . . . (more)
    White Horse

    Closed Aug. 20, 2008
    (Fringe Festival 2008)

      Life... Death... and Entertainment
    Music is the thread that weaves together these autobiographical escapades of one fearful, self-centered, sick-but-well-meaning woman . . . as she cheats death and transforms her . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      A Life in Her Day
    Unconventional and outrageously funny, this day in a life becomes a self-made nightmare. An original amalgam of Lucille Ball and Charlie Chaplin, this quirky and whimsical . . . (more)

    Closed Feb. 16, 2002

      Life Is a Dream
    Written in 1636 by Pedro Calderon de la Barca (often referred to as "the Spanish Shakespeare"), "Life Is a Dream" deals with the precarious questions of what is real and how to . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 17, 2001

      Life's a Pizza: Scenes from a Sicilian American Family
    From his grandfather Angelo Morellos funeral, solo performer Steve Scionti takes a remarkable journey into his family, his hometown and the birth of an artist. Dont miss this . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001

      Life's Call
    WINNER OF THE 1999 FringeNYC EXCELLENCE IN PERFORMANCE award makes its 3rd Fringe appearance with Schnitzler's (The Blue Room) unflinching elegy to psychosexual obsession, in an . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 20, 2009

      Light in the Dark: Chekhov Shorts
    East and West meet in LIGHT IN THE DARK: CHEKHOV SHORTS. The evening begins with “Swan Song” (1887), about an alcoholic actor and a prompter who get locked into a theater . . . (more)
    Theater Han

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      Like Brothas: A Rhapsody of Ghetto Life
    New York City: bright lights, skyscrapers, shoppers' paradise, penthouses, the corporate capital of the world . . . Then there's the other side, where the only way to feel secure in . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 30, 2003

    In this heart-warming tale about the journey of a remarkable woman and the connection between two kindred spirits, Libby Skala plays both herself and her indomitable grandmother. . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Nov. 30, 2008

      Lillian Yuralia
    Barbara Eda-Young, whose distinguished acting career ranges from Theater Genesis to Broadway, has lately become a prolific playwright. La MaMa E.T.C. will present the premiere of . . . (more)

    Closed Jan. 18, 2004

      Linas is Kinski
    Linas Phillips appears in "Linas is Kinski," a piece about one of Germany's most famous actors. Mr. Phillips, a "young turk" from NYU's Experimental Theater Wing, . . . (more)

    Closed Jan. 19, 2003

      Lion's Den
    the performer stages a memorial after receiving news of a friend?s death. Trying to unlock the mystery of the loss, he begins an intimate investigation into the life of the dead . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 22, 2001


      Listen Houdini
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    In the latter part of his life, Houdini began a maniacal crusade against the then hugely popular fad of spiritualism and seances. "Listen Houdini" examines the . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed May 26, 2002

      Little Annie and Friends
    Little Annie, a.k.a. Annie Anxiety, plays a mixture of selections from her forthcoming LP and interpretations of some of her favorite standards, peppered by guest appearances, . . . (more)

    Closed March 16, 2003

      Little Egypt
    A pitiful little tale about 3 women in the small town of Cairo, Illinois searching for meaning in their meaningless lives. The Waltz's are a not-so-proud family of women who . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Jan. 16, 2002

      Little Ham
    "Langston Hughes's Little Ham" is a new musical based on the play of the same name by Langston Hughes. In 1935, the Harlem Renaissance is in full swing. Nattily dressed street . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001

      A Little Piece of the Sun
    A theatrical documentary juxtaposing the story of the Chernobyl disaster with the life of Andrei Chikatilo, the Soviet serial killer who murdered 21 women, 21 girls, and 11 . . . (more)

    Closed Feb. 8, 2004

      Little Pitfall
    Inspired by Little Red Riding Hood, Little Pitfall is a dark comedy set in a mythical Czech Forest that is simultaneously about two sisters and their younger selves, their . . . (more)
    Immigrants Theatre Project

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      Little Wing
    : In the urban fairy-tale "Little Wing" an unexplained magical act shocks two people into risking and rebuilding. Urban Wing Productions is a multi-media production group that . . . (more)

    Closed March 24, 2002

      Living in Pieces
    Sony Records October Project lyricist and singer Julie Flanders as the centerpiece of a 3-week undertaking The Piece Project celebrating storytelling and womens . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Nov. 23, 2003

      Living in Virtual Paradise
    What is paradise? Is it a place without war, a place of contentment, a place where your every wish is granted? In writer/director Franka Fiala's new work, LIVING IN VIRTUAL . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      Living London: Hellmouth/Wrapped in Gold
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    Two stunning one acts plays by Britain's own, Deborah Grimberg. A seemingly casual drink between a brother and sister reveals a life changing past./Two sisters leading different . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      Living with Betty
    Phoenix. 1966. A freshly widowed pilot's wife is railroaded back into life when an irresistibly dangerous southern belle moves in. This dramatically visual dark comedy is "a . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      Le Livre Blanc: the White Book
    First published anonymously in 1928, Le Livre Blanc is a semi-autobiographical account of gay artist, Jean Cocteau. The story paints provocative pictures of the love affairs of . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001


      Loader #26
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    "You can cut a man's break, you can ax a man's benefits, but you can't take away a man's forklift!" Loader #26 is a humorous glimpse into how mindless company policy . . . (more)

    Closed Jan. 30, 2003

      Locos de Contento (Happily Mad)
    A delirious farce about a middle-class couple in Argentina who plan a move to Japan to better their lives economically. While waiting for an 'influential person' to help them, . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed May 31, 2002


      Lone Drifter
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    KEVIN MAHER, one-third of the acclaimed, currently disbanded sketch troupe TV Head, stars in his first one-man show — -playing the Lone Drifter — -a tramp perpetually . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001

      Loneliness in the Cotton Fields
    Buy! Sell! What? Would you reveal your most secret desire? Are you the client or the dealer? Feast your eyes on this visually stunning world premiere adaptation of . . . (more)

    Closed Sept. 26, 2004

      The Loneliness of Noam Chomsky
    The Loneliness of Noam Chomsky (a performance) will run for 15 PERFORMANCES ONLY at HERE Arts Center at 145 Sixth Avenue (between Spring & Broome). Opening is on Saturday, . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Feb. 28, 2004

      The Loneliness of Noam Chomsky (A Performance)
    With original elements such as an elaborate two-way mirrored set with integrated video monitors, The Loneliness of Noam Chomsky (A Performance) paints a multifaceted portrait . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Sept. 22, 2001

      Long Distance Love
    Actresses in New York and Tokyo will perform facing a large screen upon which images from live stream video and previously shot video clips will be projected. The audience will . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Aug. 26, 2001

      Long Way Back
    My parents don't hump. Anymore. Isn't it fun when the whole family gets together to celebrate a solemn situation? You haven't seen dysfunction or repressed emotion until you . . . (more)

    Closed March 29, 2002

      Lord of the Cockrings
    Rev. Jen & Nick Zedd presents a porn parody/fantasy film. Featuring explicit views of local art stars & downtown celebrities. (See details)

    Closed Nov. 22, 2008

      Lord Oxford Brings You the Second American Revolution Live!
    Hello, fellow Americans. It’s just awful being under the thumb of the British. Ever since they slaughtered General Washington at the Battle of Brooklyn, handed our Southern . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

    A satirical one-man journey through the Mental States of America. Captive in a world of strip malls, lawn gnomes and robot chickens, 14 characters struggle for meaning during . . . (more)

    Closed April 13, 2003

      Losing Ground
    A contemporary drama set in a small video poker bar on the dimly lit outskirts of Las Vegas. A group of local gamblers find themselves in a familiar ritual of superstition and . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      Lost - the Musical
    Two-time FringeNYC Award winner Kirk Wood Bromley and the "Best Downtown Theater Company" (NYPress) present a moving, hilarious new musical about a modern-day Hansel and Gretel . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      Lost Cabaret or Katandogastrophic
    Written by Beat poet Gerd Stern, Lost Cabaret or KatanDogastrophic takes a mind trip through our information-saturated age. A techno puppet guru, a sultry Kat and naughty Dog, . . . (more)

    Closed Sept. 26, 2008

      LOST: How a Certain TV Megahunk Stole My Identity
    On September 5th at 8pm, Josh Halloway brings his hilarious and critically-acclaimed LOST: How a Certain TV Megahunk Stole My Identity to The PIT for an exclusive four-week run. . . . (more)
    People's Improve Theater (The PIT)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

    LOUD is an exhilarating, in-your-face electronic rock opera, a modern parable of internet courtship and recreational bomb building, a funny, disturbed, and poignant look at our . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      Lounge Poetry 3
    The Lounge Poetry project (Israel/ Austria) was founded in Berlin in 2002. A digital kabalah of language games and rituals through word, sound and image. The project is based on . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      Love : a Multiple Choice Question
    A chronic serial monogamist revisits his hometown in outback Australia to get some answers to the big love question . . . but his crazy family only raise more questions. A one man . . . (more)

    Closed March 3, 2002

      Love & Sex
    LOVE & SEX exposes hidden tales from the trenches as four men and four women search for romance in the streets and townships of New York City, ranging from an encounter in . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 10, 2001

      Love & Sex
    A collection of eight monologues, all dealing with Love, Sex and the repercussions of each, as the various characters search for fulfillment in the streets and townships of . . . (more)

    Closed June 26, 2004

      Love According to Luc
    The musical story of Lucretia Crowell, a lesbian seminarian struggling to find her voice in a Christian church that won't ordain her. When she reveals her new relationship to her . . . (more)

    Closed Dec. 15, 2002

      Love and Garbage
    When God brings about the apocalypse, will love and hope survive? Can Santa Fe and the rest of the world be saved by a crestfallen angel, a hopeless romantic, and a stoner? (See details)
    Official site

    Closed July 29, 2001

      Love 'Em or Leave 'Em: Two One-Acts and a Sonnet
    "The Road" by Steve Tesich A hopeless man meets a woman named Hope. One Road. Two directions. Two destinies? "Bitter Sauce" by Eric Bogosian. . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 25, 2002
    (Fringe Festival 2002)

      Love In Pieces: a play in four parts
    Eight famous fictional soul mates expose Love as an erotic sport, an emotional game, an intellectual dance . . . and ultimately, a choice. This dark romantic comedy involves gender . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 14, 2008
    (Fringe Festival 2008)

      Love is Dead: A NecRomantic Musical Comedy
    A necrophile mortician falls in love with a live girl and scrambles to keep from being implicated in a series of unsolved murders. An original musical from Chicago comedy giant . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Sept. 27, 2008
    (New York Musical Theatre Festival 2008)

      Love Jerry
    The relationship of two adult brothers is tested in this unforgettable musical that explores the long-term affects of child abuse on a family. Jerry is likeable and shy; his . . . (more)

    Closed Nov. 18, 2003

      Love Research
    Karen Sorensen has conducted candid interviews with over 100 New Yorkers who stopped to answer five questions about love in exchange for a flower. She sets up her mobile "love" . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Nov. 17, 2002

      Love Research
    Performance artist Karen Sorensen has conducted candid interviews with over 100 New Yorkers who stopped to answer 5 questions about love in exchange for a flower. She sets up . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

      The Love Talker
    A battle is brewing Innocence is shattered in this eerie, supernatural thriller. Sex, superstition and seduction unravel the family ties of two sisters in their isolated . . . (more)

    Closed Sept. 29, 2001

      Love, Medea
    A version of Medea adapted from Euripides and Seneca with additional text by Charles Schick and Regina Bartkoff, including excerpts from the journals of Regina Bartkoff. (See details)
    Official site

    Closed Sept. 28, 2008
    (1st Irish 2008)

      Love, Peace, and Robbery
    Uproarious and bittersweet, Heylin's play spins the escapades of Gary and Darren- both straight out of prison. Living with a curfew and the broken pieces of their pasts, they . . . (more)
    Origin Theatre Co.

    Closed April 12, 2003


      Love's Labour's Lost
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    Take four young women. They are rich. They are powerful. They are friends. Now add the realization that they are throwing their lives away on parties, men, and good times. The . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Jan. 25, 2003

    A magical tale of love, longing, mourning, and hope, transcending our beliefs about the limits of love in this world and beyond. The play follows the life of a pilot, who — in . . . (more)

    Closed March 9, 2009

      Love/Stories (or But You Will Get Used To It)
    Nothing is what it seems in LOVE/STORIES (OR BUT YOU WILL GET USED TO IT), five funny and poignant short plays. A casting session for a play about a love affair goes awry. A . . . (more)

    Closed Feb. 15, 2003


      Lovebird with a Mirror
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    C hasn't had sex in years; her regrets and unrequited lusts are consuming her. Until she sends a form letter to every person on her wish I had/ wish I could list: "RE: DO' IN . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed March 30, 2003

      Lovecraft: Nightmare Suite
    Short stories and poetry of gothic horror writer H.P. Lovecraft are given full dramatic interpretations in this first-ever theatrical adaptation of his work. (See details)

    Closed Aug. 24, 2003

    In the game of love some win, some lose, some are violently sick. At times poignantly wise then outrageously funny, it is a guide to today's love, sex, dating and relationships, . . . (more)

    Closed April 15, 2004

      Lube Job 2004
    "Do You Come With the Car?" As the 2004 New York International Auto Show sprawls across the Javitz Center, hundreds of photogenic men and woman represent their brands of . . . (more)

    Closed Aug. 10, 2008
    (Fringe Festival 2008)


      Lucasville: The Untold Story of a Prison Uprising
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    Five men are on Ohio's death row as a result of the 1993 inmate rebellion at Lucasville. Based on court testimony and recordings made during the standoff, this drama exposes how . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Aug. 22, 2008
    (Fringe Festival 2008)

      Lucila: a play for Gabriela Mistral
    Lucila, 10, leaves her beloved mountain home to work at the Superior School for Girls. Trouble follows, but she's saved by love and her forest Queen of Truth. From a childhood . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed May 18, 2003

      The Lucky Chance
    An all-female, gender-bending production of Aphra Behn's classic. A couple of rich, old men have declared war on the youth of the city — stealing their mistresses and . . . (more)
    Queen's Company

    Closed Oct. 31, 2001

      Luigi Pirandello's Henry IV
    A passionate and thrilling work by the man whose unique vision needed its own adjective: "Pirandellian." It is this 20th-century master's definitive statement on the . . . (more)

    Closed March 25, 2002

      LuLu LoLo Takes Her Hat Off To The Fair Sex-Unfair Victims
    The installation and performance artist, LuLu LoLo, returns to the Tenement Theater to reprise this acclaimed one-woman show. Based on extensive research into the history of . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed April 7, 2002

      La Lupe: Mi Vida, Mi Destino
    The drama with music "La Lupe: My Life My Destiny" portrays the electrifying Cuban singer who shook the Latino music world with interpretations of high emotional impact and . . . (more)
    Official site

    Closed Aug. 23, 2008
    (Fringe Festival 2008)

      Lydia's Funeral Video
    In a not-so-distant future, abortions are legal only within 28 days of conception. Apocalypse-obsessed bank clerk Lydia Clark-Lin, commanded by her dream-invading embryo, has a . . . (more)
    Official site

    Opened Nov. 5, 2003

      Lypsinka! As I Lay Lip-Syncing
    Originally playing a sold-out limited engagement at the delightful midtown nightclub Show, LYPSINKA! AS I LAY LIP-SYNCHING had critics and audiences grasping for the . . . (more)

    Closed Feb. 5, 2004


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    In Aristophanes' comic fantasy, the women of Athens, led by the fearless Lysistrata, initiate the ultimate anti-war protest to coerce their husbands into signing a peace treaty . . . (more)
    Jean Cocteau Repertory

    Closed Nov. 23, 2008

      Lysistrata's Children
    To share an outstanding show of last season with a larger audience, Theater for the New City will present a return engagement of "Lysistrata's Children," a Brechtian comedy . . . (more)

    Closed Jan. 30, 2005

    A remarkable, little known, but true story that spans Bulgarian history with visual, puppet mastery. Lyubo tells the mostly unknown true and fascinating story of Philip Lloyd . . . (more)

    Opened Jan. 3, 2004

      Le Scandal
    Le Scandal (formerly the Blue Angel) has been enticing audiences since 1993 with its unique blend of neo-burlesque and vaudeville, with a touch of downtown edge and a dash of . . . (more)

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