The Hungry Ghosts

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“The Hungry Ghosts”  a lesson in anatomy

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A new piece in development exploring relationships on hold, encounters with spirituality, and a deep discomfort with the autobiographical.  By yours truly.  Directed by Lacy Post with Maxwell Cosmo Cramer, Lucy Kaminsky.

Little Theater @ Dixon Place, as you may know, is an evening of short works curated by Scott Adkins, Rob Erickson, Jeff Jones, Tina Satter, and Normandy Sherwood.  This month, as always, has an exciting lineup not to be missed, which I’ll tell you more about in a couple weeks.  Tickets are available online and at the door. 
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The Lower East Side Biography Project Presents Richard Foreman, Part 1

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Penny Arcade’s LOWER EAST SIDE BIOGRAPHY PROJECT Presents… 
Richard Foreman, Part 1 at 11pm EST on Time Warner Channel 34, RCN 82, FIOS 33 and streaming on MNN 1
 

I’ve been editing this material over the last year and am thrilled to be sharing this episode, part 1 of 2, with you.  The show and archive are an incredible resource and provide windows into the minds and lives of folks who have shaped the cultural landscape of downtown New York in the last 50 years.  I find the material fascinating and inspirational; I hope you do too!  For those particularly curious, the episode is airing alongside the opening of Foreman’s latest work OLD FASHIONED PROSTITUTES at the Public Theater.

The LES Bio Project is a community media project, a television biography series and video oral history archive that was created in 1999 by Penny Arcade & Steve Zehentner. The project creates 28-minute biographies & holds over 1300 tapes in it’s archive.

Associate produced by Dean Lance and Rick Jungers, the LES Biography Project’s biographies and archive works to ensure that future generations have access to the mad souls of invention that built this New York City neighborhood’s reputation as an incubator for authenticity, rebellion and iconoclasm. The project seeks to stem the tide of cultural amnesia by bridging the cultural gap between long time residents of New York’s Lower East Side and newcomers to the rapidly gentrifying neighborhood.

The project’s biographies cablecast in New York City every Wednesday at 11pm EST on Time Warner Channel 34, RCN 82, FIOS 33, and stream live on Manhattan Neighborhood Network Channel One http://www.mnn.org/live/1-community-channel
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Opening TONIGHT Friday, January 11, 2013 at the VORHEES THEATER in Dumbo!

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I’m thrilled to be performing live Foley and puppeteering in Adhesive Theater’s production of Erin Courtney’s new play directed by Meghan Finn.  

 

Adhesive Theater Project 
In residence at The New York City College of Technology presents:

The Service Road 
by Erin Courtney
Directed by Meghan Finn

Featuring: Cory Einbinder*, Kalle Macrides,
Claire Moodey
 and Caroline Tamas
With live foley and music composed by Mark Bruckner
Set Design:  Mike Riccio Costume Design: Tilly Grimes
Lighting Design: Sue Brandt  Video & Puppet Design: Cory Einbinder

A violent storm of mythic proportions hits Prospect Park.  The once peaceful service road turns strange as a nature guide attempts to find a lost child.  Obie award-winning playwright (13P’s Map of Virtue) Erin Courtney examines what it means to be of service and the true nature of forgiveness. Meghan Finn seamlessly blends Erin’s sparse poetic language with the playful, highly visual multimedia spectacle that you’ve come to expect from Adhesive Theater Project. 

“Nothing short of extraordinary…” nytheatre.com on Adhesive Theater Project

Schedule of Performances:

Friday January 11th 7:30pm
Saturday January 12th 2:00pm
Monday January 14th 1:00pm
Thursday January 17th 7:30pm
Friday January 18th 7:30pm
Saturday January 19th 2:00pm
Friday February 1st 7:30pm
Saturday February 2nd 2:00pm

Click here for tickets

$15.00 general $6.00 students with ID
APAP Members:  Please call 646-335-5262 or emailtickets@adhesivetheater.com 

Voorhees Theater in DUMBO at City Tech: 186 Jay St, Brooklyn 11201

MAP & DIRECTIONS

 

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OrlandO at PointB

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

PointB / 71 N 7th Brooklyn / L to Bedford

Doors Open 8:00pm   ///   Performance Starts at 8:30pm

Free of Charge

 

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ImageOctober 27, 2012 at 7:30pm                   TICKETS: $12 in advance, $15 at the door, $10 students/seniors

Spectral Findings

a theater concert by Claire Moodey nach Goethe

&

The Hidden Woods in the Conversation

by Husband

 

Spectral Findings reanimates Goethe’s science experiments and poetry as a passionate and poetic narrative essay in which colored shadows and chromatic aberrations leave gentle souls prey to the work of devil. 

A chamber performance which mingles the intimate chamber music of Franz Schubert, scientific puppetry, and romantic devilry.

Dixon Place is at 161A Chrystie Street  Btwn Rivington & Delancey  New York, NY 10002

Constructed and performed by Claire Moodey after Goethe

Musical Direction and performance by Jonah Rosenberg

Stage Direction by Maia Karo

Costumes and Screens by Abigail Llyod

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Spectral Findings was first workshopped at the Observatory in February, 2012 with Maxwell Cramer, dramaturg.  

 

 

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FringeNYC gives the invisible draft Overall Excellence Award for Video Design

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the invisible draft at the New York International Fringe Festival

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coming this August, <the invisible draft> will be presented by Preview of the Arts at the New York International Fringe Festival with a new set design by Nickey Frankel!

Stay tuned for more information and check out the developing website for the show:  www.theinvisibledraft.com  and if you’d like to contribute, click here!

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Bradass87

I’m thrilled to be performing in the upcoming tour of Bradass87, an experimental documentary theater piece staging the chat logs of whistleblower Bradley Manning in a replica of the solitary confinement cell he was held in without trial for months built into the back of the WikiLeaks cargo truck!  The show premiers at Figment this June.

Consider donating a tank of gas to the tour:  http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/104261?c=home

Follow updates via Twitter  @bradass87ows

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Thursday, April 19th at Dixon Place

 an E.G.G. production

Double bill with Stained Glasseds by Megan Murtha

Thursday, April 19 at 7:30PM

at Dixon Place
161A Chrystie Street
Btwn Rivington & Delancey

Stained Glasseds Ted and Eva struggle to properly bury their dead as land and religion are obsolete under the eye of technological devices.

Go Out If Your Friends Are And Have Fun by Max and Milo Cramer: Shy people are mean to each other and feel embarrassed about it.

Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door, $10 students / seniors.

rehearsal videos glitter and pwns at http://eggeggeggeggegg.com

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Sunday, March 18th: Occupy the Empty Space at JUDSON

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Bike Parade to Washington Square Park leaves Liberty Plaza at 1:30pm for anyone who wants to bike ensemble!

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