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Salles de spectacles
Are you 18 and over and love a good satire? Head over to the Daily Show Studios. Watch the taping of Jon Stewart's hilarious Daily Show, which makes fun of headlines running in the news. Catch the sarcasm of Colbert on the Colbert Show which involves loads of sarcastic wit and arguing with the guests! Walk in before 5p between Monday and Thursday and tickle your funny bone. Admission is on first come first serve basis and if you call the studio and happen to be among the first 60 callers, they arrange free tickets for you.
This not-for-profit venue was established in 1972 to 'nurture theater artists' and 'develop new American plays.' The Ensemble Studio Theatre produces over 300 projects a year and has birthed over 3000 full-length plays. With its Summer Conference courses the theater has provided a venue for the critics and actors to develop new theater and projects. Watch the artists perform popular plays like A Song For Coretta and Sweet Maladies. Comfortable seating and intimate atmosphere facilitates enjoying the plays and events. Call for more details.
Established in 1970, the Medicine Show Theatre features classic and experimental theater productions with an ensemble of professional theater artists. Former productions of this non-profit theater include "As You Like It", "In a Glass Box," "Too True to Be Good," "Blood on the Dining Room Floor," "Don Juan in Hell," and "Finnegan's Wake." See the website for current productions and ticket information.
This 25-year-old theater is devoted to new and classical performances in the Spanish language. It also showcases works by developing Hispanic playwrights. Arrive early, as all seats are available on a first come, first serve basis. Tickets sell for a reasonable price range. For more information, call the INTAR box office at +1 212 947 6542. Before or afterwards, visit one of the many Theater District restaurants for a quick meal; Eatery is an especially good choice.
Pier 92 is one of the Show Piers along 12th Avenue by the Hudson River in downtown Manhattan. It is spread across 70,000 square feet and along with Piers 88 and 90, the area equals to 210, 000 square feet making it a perfect venue for major events and festivals of all sorts. All facilities and support is provided here.Check the website for event schedule.
Located inside Saint Clements Episcopal Church, the theater is home to Monday Night Magic, a family friendly magic show that is held on a weekly basis. The amicable magicians are known to mingle with the guests during intermission. With two performance spaces, a 151-seat theater located upstairs and a smaller theater located on the ground floor, St. Clement's has more than enough room to entertain.
Since its founding in 1991, Signature Theatre Company has used each season as a chance to explore a living playwright's body of work. With the opening of a new season comes a new Playwright-in-Residence to illuminate the creative process and lend tremendous insight into the works being performed. Their Peter North Space, with its 160 seats, sees much activity on the theatrical front. So catch all the drama and fantastic performances at this event space.
This venue once belonged to the Actors Studio free theater series and is now called Raw Space. The place is given out on rental basis for screening short films, production demos, presentations and even corporate meetings. It is well-facilitated and is a popular venue for hosting events. Head here if you are looking for a compact place to host a private or corporate function. Call for more information.
NEP Studio 54 is home to Comedy Central's popular satirical news program, The Colbert Report. The show tapes daily Monday through Thursday, and fans can get tickets online or by standing in line outside of the studio on the day of the show, although this does not guarantee admission. Fans of Stephen Colbert and his sharp wit and sarcasm should be sure not to miss the chance to be part of the vibrant studio audience. Welcome home, Colbert Nation.
Popular amongst the emerging artists, Ars Nova Theater, aims at encouraging and producing refined theater, comedy and music. Encouraging innovation, Ars Nova Theater has witnessed several shows and concerts being conducted by well-known and budding artists. For further information on this venue, please check the website.
You could not but throw grand events at Espace, where everything is so elegant and exotic. Espace can turn any event into a grand event. Espace makes sure that you get more than you need with higher standards and quality. For instance, the Halloween party held here is not only spine chilling but also mind blowingly exquisite. Hence, if you are looking for a grand and chic terrain where you can hold your event, then Espace is the place you should get in touch with.
A part of the Westside Theatre, the Westside Theatre Downstairs showcases entertaining and interesting acts. With a capacity of 249 guests, this spacious venue has staged many popular plays and musicals in the past and continues to do so. Housed in an ancient building, it perfectly blends the old world charm with modern conveniences. For details, check website.