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New York, NY 10018
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Founded in 1992 as a haven for artists, LAByrinth Theater is a true New York collective, embracing the multi-cultural heart of the city. It is a place where actors can express themselves through a variety of exercises from performing on-stage to working the lights. The high-intensity workshops and retreats offer an opportunity to learn the ins and outs of the world of theater, and has produced award-winning results. The theater's schedule is full of performances showcasing the work of company members made up of both seasoned actors (such as Philip Seymour Hoffman) and promising new talents.
A non-profit theatre company, Roundabout Theatre Company, aims at bringing great theatrical performances of talented artists on stage. This theatre has witnessed several musical concerts and classic plays. Well-known across the country, Roundabout Company offers platform for the budding artists to showcase their talents to the audience. do check out the website for more information.
American Place Theater was founded in 1963 and has won over thirty Obie awards in its lifetime. It is a non-profit, off-Broadway venue that is proud to offer interesting and innovative plays by diverse American writers. The American Place Theater's Literature to Life promotes literacy through performances; they feature verbatim adaptations of major American literary pieces. These shows are designed to initiate critical thinking and instill an interest in reading and writing. It is also host to a multitude of cultural events: book reading, book launches, literary events among other things. Check website for more details.
The TimesCenter Hall is an elegant event space at the TimesCenter located at the Times Square District. Built in a modern architectural pattern with a minimalistic yet elegant interior, the place is suitable for private functions, workshops and lectures. The place is adjacent to the TimesCenter stage which hosts many cultural and entertainment events.
Those who love theater are in for a true delight thanks to the cultural offerings of the Pan Asian Repertory Theatre. Their mission is to encourage the growth and appreciation of Asian-American related performance art. The distinctly Asian offerings from the repertory draw from a diverse array of actors whose heritages include Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Indian, Vietnamese, Filipino, Cambodian, and more. Visit their website or visit the West End Theatre for more information on upcoming performances.
Loft 11 consists of The Westside Lofts, Loft Eleven, Loft 12, Penthouse 15 and Studio 450. Studio 450 being placed at a different address but the former lofts all exist at 336 West 37th Street. The lofts are excellent for private events and are famed for their wedding bashes. Events, shoots and shows are held here too, with modern facilities and 360 NYC views, pick the loft that does it for you. The lofts are unique and can be personalized for the perfect event. Visit website for more details.
Fully air-conditioned, Manhattan Repertory Theater, has the capacity to hold about 40 spectators. Dedicated to helping actors and theater artists to explore their talents and showcasing it to the world, this theater has earned acclaim for staging wonderful shows around the city. For further information on this venue, please check the website.
Penthouse 15 is a flexible venue that hosts a variety of social and cultural events. Placed between the 8th avenue & 9th avenue, its is ideal for a New York party or a Manhattan wedding reception. The holding capacity varies according to the event but it can accommodate 110 to 250 guests. Call the number for availability and pricing.
Times Square Arts Center, located in the Broadway Theater district hosts entertainment events of highest quality. The place boasts of five grand halls where several events can take place simultaneously, and excellent dining facilities. The venue, with its convenient location and competent organizers is a most sought after one for cultural activities.
WorkShop Theater Company comprises of playwrights, actors, and directors strives to foster the artistic growth of its members while providing the public with new and exciting plays. Since 1994, the WorkShop Theater Company has showcased many talented up-and-coming artists in a range of acclaimed performances. The space is often rented out for special performances. Check out the website for updated information on events, shows and performances.
Since its opening in 1993, the Abingdon Theater has produced some of the finest American theater. The theater prides itself on its commitment to exclusively producing plays by American playwrights. Its unique five-step development program, a series of multiple readings and performances, provides an open forum for feedback and discussion between artists and audiences in preparation for the Main stage Production. Abingdon offers a great intimate theater experience for patrons looking for an alternative to big scale productions.
Located in central Times Square, the Comedy Market is a top class entertainment space that promises a jovial time to one and all who come here to watch a performance. The comedy club brings the best of comedians together to entertain guests with rib tickling comedies and hilarious plays. Besides hosting comedy nights, The Comedy Market also hosts after prom nights and gigs. It houses a lounge within its premises where you can enjoy a casual time with your friends and loved ones. Call for details.