511 W. 43rd
Once a post office, the Hyde Park Theatre is primarily an intimate performance art space booked by the creative folks at Frontera. With live music three times a month - "increasing" they claim - the 95-seat venue has been put to good use in the service of avant-garde jazz.
In Duncan Macmillan
's modern and provocative love story
, a young couple can’t agree whether or not to have a child in this unstable world. "Which will blow up first – the planet, or the relationship?" Directed by Lily Wolff
for Hyde Park Theatre
, starring Liz Beckham
and Michael Joplin
. Thu., Sept. 22 - Sat., Oct. 22Through Oct. 22. Thu.-Sun., 8pm. $20-26 (pay what you can, Thursdays & Sundays).
From the same playwright and producer and director and
actors who brought us the comedic brilliance of There Is a Happiness That Morning Is
comes this funny and absurd thriller by Mickle Maher
. Set in a dystopian future and doubling as an ode to the multitudinous man who sang the body electric, Mr. Walt Whitman
, the show stars Katherine Catmull
, Ken Webster
, and Jason Phelps
, directed by Mark Pickell
for Capital T Theatre
. Note: Tickets will, we reckon, sell like gangbusters – make your reservations now. Thu., Oct. 27 - Sat., Nov. 19Oct. 27-Nov. 19. Thu.-Sat., 8pm. Pay what you can afford at the door ($20-30, reserved in advance).