offoffoff theater
 RELATED PROJECTS

      







 ADVERTISEMENT













Site links
  • OFFOFFOFF Home
  • About OFFOFFOFF
  • Contact us

    Get our newsletter:
     
    Search the site:
     

    Theater section
  • Theater main page
  • Theater archive
  • Theater links


    Current theater


  • Fall Briefs
  • Nick

    Archive


    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

  •  CHANGE PASSWORD

    To list your event here, please send information by e-mail (preferred) to events@offoffoff.com or by mail to Offoffoff.com, P.O. Box 3340, Hoboken, N.J. 07030.

    Back to listings page





    Art, Life, & Show-Biz, A Non-Fiction Play

    Read the Offoffoff review

    252 Years in the Making — Including 6 Obies, 3 Emmys, 2 Tonys & 1 Bessie. Written, transcribed and directed by Ain Gordon, the piece has been culled from interviews, archival research, and stories from his cast: Helen Gallagher, of Broadway musical theater fame; Lola Pashalinski, a founding member of Charles Ludlam's Theater of the Ridiculous; and Valda Setterfield, British-born long-time Merce Cunningham dancer. Art, Life, & Show-Biz, A Non-Fiction Play was conceived as an evening length tribute to a life in the theater and the theater in life. Material has been drawn from the lives of the three performers with Ain Gordon himself as master of ceremonies and provider of a respectfully cynical eye. It draws on true stories, myths, and outright lies of the famous, the infamous, the forgotten and the unknown. Names that pop up include Jerome Robbins, Bob Fosse, Woody Allen, Jean Michael Basquiat, Agnes de Mille, Brian de Palma, Mikhail Baryshnikov and John Cage. It is an insider's look at those who are at home on stage and on stage at home.

    Dates:  Jan. 9, 2003 - Jan. 26, 2003
    Previews start: Jan. 3, 2003
    Schedule:  Wed.-Sun. 7:30 p.m.
    Venue:  P.S. 122, 150 First Ave. at 9th St.
    Price:  $15
    Tickets/info:  (212) 477-5288


    Note: Information is displayed as supplied by the producers or publicists and is not written by Offoffoff.com.

    Back to listings page