A FUNNY THING HAPPENED…

By Halley Feiffer
Directed by Joshua Kahan Brody

September 23 – October 15, 2017

Sparks fly when struggling stand-up Karla meets super-nerd Don after their mothers are assigned to the same room in the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. A wickedly funny tale of finding love—and lust—in the strangest of places, A Funny Thing Happened… is a meet-cute for the modern era written by red-hot playwright Halley Feiffer. Don’t miss the show The New York Times calls “irresistible.”

THE OLD MAN AND THE OLD MOON

By PigPen Theatre Co.
Directed by Stuart Carden & PigPen Theatre Co.

November 11 – December 3, 2017

Who keeps the moon shining bright? A mysterious disappearance sends the Old Man charged with that task on an epic adventure in this swirling tale of memory and love, set to a wildly imaginative indie-folk soundtrack performed live. A one-of-a-kind theatrical experience, The Old Man and The Old Moon enchants audiences of all ages with spellbinding storytelling, ingenious puppetry, and the transformational cast of seven Carnegie Mellon alumni who are PigPen Theatre Co.

THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY

By James Lecesne
Directed by Laura Savia

January 20 – February 18, 2018

Leonard Pelkey is a teenager intent on living life out loud while marooned in a sleepy Jersey shore town. When he suddenly vanishes, a hardboiled detective takes the case, unraveling the mystery with the help of a colorful band of locals. Written by Academy Award-winner James Lecesne, this hilarious and heartwarming one-man show celebrates the power of one person to uplift an entire community.

CITIZENS MARKET

By Cori Thomas
Directed by Reginald L. Douglas

March 3 – 25, 2018

A good New York City supermarket has everything its neighborhood needs, including a charming cast of characters behind the counter. Citizens Market, the latest from City Theatre favorite Cori Thomas, follows a hopeful group of immigrants as they form an unlikely family, working to master the ups and downs of language, love, and staying afloat in the city that never sleeps. Full of laughter and life, this world premiere celebrates an ever-shifting and eclectic America.

THE WHITE CHIP

By Sean Daniels
Directed by Sheryl Kaller

April 7 – May 6, 2018

Sean is on top of the world: he’s married, has good friends, and is steps away from his dream job running one of the hottest theaters in the country. He also happens to be an alcoholic spinning out of control. Follow his life from first sip to first love, critical hit to critical care, all the way to rock bottom, where he carves an unusual path to sobriety. This highly entertaining autobiographical tale from Sean Daniels is a wry and wild theatrical journey to recovery.

NOMAD MOTEL

By Carla Ching
Directed by Bart DeLorenzo

May 12 – June 3, 2018

In the not-so-sunny side of California, Alix bounces between motel rooms, taking care of her twin brothers for her mostly MIA mother. Her classmate Mason is a budding songwriter trying to keep off the radar of his absent father’s Hong Kong mafia friends. Together, they must learn to scrape by without giving up their dreams. This world premiere is a coming-of-age tale about making something out of nothing in the land of plenty.