What’s Playing


Coming Soon

Lower East Side Festival of the Arts 2022
May 27 – May 29
Friday, Saturday, Sunday, May 27, 28, 29 Memorial Day weekend.

FREE

A Healthy House
By: Tom Diriwachter
Directed By: Jonathan Weber
June 2 – June 19
June 2 - June 19; THU, FRI, SAT @ 8 PM, SUN @ 3 PM

TICKETS: $18, Students & Seniors $15
COMMUNITY SPACE

While selling an expensive siding job in “A Healthy House,” the salesmen insinuate themselves into the lives of Tim and his elderly father, through issues such as the father’s battle with cancer and recently being widowed, and Tim’s failed dream of being a screenwriter and suffocating marriage.

Room with Stars
By: Nina Howes
Directed By: Elizabeth Ruf
June 2 – June 19
June 2 - June 19; THU, FRI, SAT @ 8 PM, SUN @ 3 PM

TICKETS: $18, Students & Seniors $15
CABARET THEATER

Expelled from high school and arrested for antiwar activity, teenaged Samantha loses her college scholarship. Her mom despairs, and her Puerto Rican boyfriend actually wants to enlist. But her boyfriend's aunt, a volunteer at the Catholic Worker, offers real hope. This partly autobiographical play evokes the music and culture of the Vietnam War era on Manhattan's Lower East Side and aims to inspire new generations to risk action against war and all forms of injustice.

CRIP CAMP
By: Jim LeBrecht and Nicole Newnham
Directed By: Jim LeBrecht and Nicole Newnham
June 6
Monday, June 6, 2022 @ 5:30 PM

The event is FREE and open to the public.
No RSVP required.
CINO THEATER

Crip Camp is an award-winning documentary that tells the story of Camp Jened and its impact upon the disability rights movement.
Screening of Crip Camp followed by Q&A with co-director Jim LeBrecht

TNC’s “Scratch Night” – Menopause: A Love Story
By: Joanne Schultz
Directed By: Joanne Schultz
June 6
Monday, June 6, 2022 @ 7 PM

$5 Suggested Donation
This work-in-progress showing will feature Part 1 of Menopause: A Love Story and will be followed by an audience talk back.

THE APPLE BONKERS
June 7
Tuesday June 7, 2022 @ 7 PM

The Apple Bonkers Return to Theater for the New City
June 7, Tuesday at 7 PM!
Tickets: $10.00
COMMUNITY SPACE

EXISTENCE
By: David Willinger
Directed By: David Willinger
June 9 – June 19
June 9 - June 19; Thu, Fri, Sat @ 8 PM, Sun @ 3 PM

TICKETS: $18 / $15 for Students and Seniors
JOHNSON THEATER

A live play with video and original music. Ph.D. Students, finalists in the contest for the best essay "What is existence?" go out into New York City to hit all five boroughs to find the answer in unsuspected places. Do they ever find the answer? Do they write their essays? Do they win the contest? Come and find out!

Hamlet in Harlem – Extended
By: Alberto Ferreras
Directed By: Alberto Ferreras
June 10 – June 11
Friday and Saturday @ 8 PM

Tickets $18, Students and Seniors $15
Runs 70 minutes
CINO THEATER