The Laura Pels Theatre
From Steven Levenson comes If I Forget, a sharply funny, unflinchingly honest new play about the stories we choose to believe, the compromises we can’t avoid and the hurt only our nearest and dearest can inflict.
The Public Theater
Emmy and Obie Award winner John Leguizamo (Ghetto Klown) schools his son—and the rest of us—on the buried and forgotten history of Latinos in the Americas in this outrageously funny one-man show about uncovering the truth, and recovering from the past.
Cherry Lane Theatre
Proclaimed by the Miami Herald as “beautifully crafted, powerfully realized and emotionally devastating,” Daniel’s Husband takes an unflinching look at how we choose to Tie the Knot. Or not.
The Public Theater
Oscar, Grammy and Golden Globe winner David Byrne, lead singer of the Talking Heads and creator of the Public Theater hit Here Lies Love, explores the electrifying, meteoric rise of Joan of Arc through the lens of a one-of-a-kind rock musical concert.
New World Stages
Emmy award-winning writer, actress and comedian Monica Piper stars in 80 lightening minutes of hilarious and moving storytelling in the autobiographical ride of a Jew-“ish” woman’s life.
South Coast Repertory
Lucas Hnath continues Nora’s story in this intriguing play with a decidedly modern perspective. Fifteen years have passed when there’s a knock on that same door. Why is Nora back—and what will her return mean to those she left behind?
The hilarious and versatile Lauren Weedman (Bust, The People’s Republic of Portland) knows a thing or two about love gone wrong, and she’s ready to sing her heart out about it (Yes! Lauren sings!) and tell you a few tall tales, too. Lauren will be joined by a band of fine musicians; and we’re pretty sure her hair will be bigger than ever.
It’s nonstop laughs aboard the Twentieth Century, a luxury train traveling from Chicago to New York City. Luck, love and mischief collide when the bankrupt theater producer Oscar Jaffee embarks on a madcap mission to cajole glamorous Hollywood starlet Lily Garland into playing the lead in his new, non-existent epic drama.
Lower Depth Theatre Ensemble
This surprisingly funny and daring story takes a look at the complexity of race relations, love and dignity in the second half of the nineteenth century.
This stirring drama transports audiences to the turbulent backstage world of London’s Theatre Royal in the early 1800s.
Explore the vivid history of America’s largest Chinatown through the eyes of a new generation in Lauren Yee’s ‘King of the Yees,’ a Goodman Theatre-commissioned world premiere that was developed in the 2015 New Stages Festival.