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(I)sland T(rap);...

(I)sland T(rap); The Epic Remixology of the Odyssey - The Kraine Theater

October 01, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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A hip-hop riff about Black Ulysses on an Odyssey of self-discovery and a powerful exploration of a young artist of color navigating the turbulent waters of contemporary American culture while trying to find his authentic voice. (I)sland T(rap) has lyrical poetry, live music, and commentary on Black experience in America, this tour-de-force chart...
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The Pop-Up Festi...
SILLY BOY

The Pop-Up Festival for New Works - The Kraine Theater

October 02, 2021 - 3:30 PM

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The Pop-Up Players are delighted to present their first in-person performance with two new one acts! Performances are at the Kraine Theatre (85 E 4th Street, NYC) at 3:30 PM on October 2, 2021. All audience members must be masked at all times and fully vaccinated. Proof of vaccination will be required to enter the theatre. All cast and crew memb...

SILLY BOY - The Kraine Theater

October 02, 2021 - 8:00 PM

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“In his intimate debut hour “SILLY BOY” Rich Hardisty takes us on a journey through the highs and the lows of his unusual life. Expect anecdotes and observations about mental institutions, missing dads and mania, all from his warm/inquisitive/childlike perspective. In the show Rich tries his best to convey what mental illness r...
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SILLY BOY

SILLY BOY - The Kraine Theater

October 03, 2021 - 8:00 PM

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“In his intimate debut hour “SILLY BOY” Rich Hardisty takes us on a journey through the highs and the lows of his unusual life. Expect anecdotes and observations about mental institutions, missing dads and mania, all from his warm/inquisitive/childlike perspective. In the show Rich tries his best to convey what mental illness r...
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Three Funerals a...
The Open Mic at ...

Three Funerals and a Chimp - The Kraine Theater

October 05, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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“Three Funerals and a Chimp” is an autobiographical stand-up narrative about the deaths of Brian's mother and brother which precipitated his move to Southern Florida and becoming a live-in caregiver to his dad for four years before his passing. Brian goes on an unexpected journey in this sometimes philosophical, sometimes unflatt...

The Open Mic at FRIGID New York - The Kraine Theater

October 05, 2021 - 9:30 PM

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**FOR THE FORSEEABLE FUTURE THE OPEN MIC HAS MOVED TO THE KRAINE TO BETTER ACCOMODATE 50 % AUDIENCE CAPACITY. ****YOU CAN ALSO PARTICIPATE ANYWHERE VIA ZOOM. **The show continues every Tuesday at 9:30 PM EST!At The Open Mic at FRIGID New York the focus is the stage! Sign-ups get 7 minutes to try anythin...
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Awkward Teenage ...
Lovers & Doctors

Awkward Teenage Years - The Kraine Theater

October 07, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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True stories about the most gloriously awkward times in our lives - our teenage years!This award-winning show features NYC’s best and bravest storytellers sharing embarrassing and beautiful tales of broken bones and betrayals, first crushes and kisses, drugs and alcohol, tormenting our parents, and ultimately, coming of a...

Lovers & Doctors - The Kraine Theater

October 07, 2021 - 9:30 PM

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Want to laugh and become a better person?? Come get cured @ New York's Lovers & Doctors! Romance and medical experts Jake & Liv perform a monthly comedy show that involves some improv, some storytelling, and most importantly: advice. Come out to see the show October 7th, and we will solve all your prob...
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Tej & Jake Cook ...

Tej & Jake Cook Up Piping Hot Comedy - The Kraine Theater

October 08, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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This month, Tej & Jake serve you some delicious comedians that will fill you up more than Thanksgiving dinner. Our entrees have performed at places from the Comedy Cellar all the way to Jake's living room. Our comedians are cage-free Non-GMOs. The chef's special this Friday will wow your tastebuds, so they'll never settle for fas...
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Hot Goss

Hot Goss - The Kraine Theater

October 11, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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Celebrate National Coming Out Day with TRASHQueer Having A PartyTRASH, New York’s premier pile of garbage and loveable comedy collective, is celebrating National Coming Out Day in this variety show jam packed with their favorite queer performers from NYC. Honestly i...
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The Open Mic at ...

The Open Mic at FRIGID New York - The Kraine Theater

October 12, 2021 - 9:30 PM

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**FOR THE FORSEEABLE FUTURE THE OPEN MIC HAS MOVED TO THE KRAINE TO BETTER ACCOMODATE 50 % AUDIENCE CAPACITY. ****YOU CAN ALSO PARTICIPATE ANYWHERE VIA ZOOM. **The show continues every Tuesday at 9:30 PM EST!At The Open Mic at FRIGID New York the focus is the stage! Sign-ups get 7 minutes to try anythin...
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The Goss - News ...

The Goss - News and Comedy For The Culture - The Kraine Theater

October 16, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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The Goss is a well tanned, left leaning, opinion driven, hilarious take on news "for the culture." Through comedy and commentary, The Goss will lampoon current news topics through quick comedic monologues, pop culture characters, bits of satire, and sketch comedy. The Goss is like what would happen if The Black Lady Sketch Show , and T...
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the milk & henny...

the milk & henny experience - The Kraine Theater

October 18, 2021 - 8:00 PM

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a performance by peter bd which includes his visual project milk & henny in quarantinefeaturing jesse prado**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be required for all audience members, staff, and performers. You can prove your vaccination status (two weeks past f...
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The Open Mic at ...

The Open Mic at FRIGID New York - The Kraine Theater

October 19, 2021 - 9:30 PM

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**FOR THE FORSEEABLE FUTURE THE OPEN MIC HAS MOVED TO THE KRAINE TO BETTER ACCOMODATE 50 % AUDIENCE CAPACITY. ****YOU CAN ALSO PARTICIPATE ANYWHERE VIA ZOOM. **The show continues every Tuesday at 9:30 PM EST!At The Open Mic at FRIGID New York the focus is the stage! Sign-ups get 7 minutes to try anythin...
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Funny Never Gets...
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Funny Never Gets Old - The Kraine Theater

October 20, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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Funny Never Gets Old/Funny Women Of A Certain Age"If I had to choose between ageism or sexism, I'd take a pat on the behind any day, since that meant someone noticed me.”Carole Montgomery creator of Funny Women of A Certain AgeWhat began as a way to work with her fri...

Daniel Simonsen - A Night in New York - The Kraine Theater

October 20, 2021 - 9:00 PM

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A night of experimental stand up from Norwegian comic and Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer Daniel Simonsen. As seen on Late Night with Seth Meyers and The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. "One to watch" Time Out "Exceptionally funny" Village Voice "Brilliantly offbeat&...
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EstroGenius Firs...
The First Annual...

EstroGenius First Annual Film Festival: RECLAIM 1 - The Kraine Theater

October 21, 2021 - 8:00 PM

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Kallax, by Same As Sister; TREATS, by Zhenesse/probableclaws; COBALT, by Vanessa Goodman/Scott Morgan; Address, by Garnet Henderson; A Patient Practice in Pittsburgh, by Jasmine Hearn; deconstructed, by marion spencer**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be required for all audience...

The First Annual EstroGenius Film Festival: REBUILD - The Kraine Theater

October 21, 2021 - 9:30 PM

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Perpetual Vessels, by Alice Gosti/MALACARNE; this is NOT a remount, by Same As Sister; burial, by marion spencer; Sea She, by Marina Celander; Untitled, by Jasmine Hearn,**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be required for all audience members, staff, and performers. You...
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The First Annual...
The First Annual...

The First Annual EstroGenius Film Festival: RESEARCH - The Kraine Theater

October 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM

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The Art of Colorism (a documentary), by Sheridan Cole and Zion Lawrence; Trepidation by Haley Lopes; still in time by Sheree V. Campbell; Que Linda Es by Cory Villegas**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be required for all audience members, staff, and performers. You ca...

The First Annual EstroGenius Film Festival: RETELL - The Kraine Theater

October 22, 2021 - 8:00 PM

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Show and Tell Tango, Written by Melissa Skirboll; Hotline by Susannah Nolan; Jumper by Susannah Nolan; The Source Report by Jenny Green, The Handyman by Jenny Green + More from past EstroGenius artists.**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be required for all audience mem...
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The First Annual...
Electoral Dysfun...
The First Annual...
The First Annual...

The First Annual EstroGenius Film Festival: RECLAIM 2 - The Kraine Theater

October 23, 2021 - 3:30 PM

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Entre el murmullo de la arena, by Valentina Bache; still in time by Sheree V Campbell, the re(call) by Chaesong Kim, Perpetual Vessels by Alice Gosti/MALACARNE, Me: to Me: by Alishanee Chafe-Hearmon, Its they/them by Danse Sauvage**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be r...

Electoral Dysfunction - The Kraine Theater

October 23, 2021 - 5:00 PM

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Comedy. Politics. Yelling. Electoral Dysfunction brings experts and comedians together to debate the news of the week.**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be required for all audience members, staff, and performers. You can prove your vaccination status (two weeks past final dose b...

The First Annual EstroGenius Film Festival: RETAKE - The Kraine Theater

October 23, 2021 - 6:30 PM

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Que Linda Es by Cory Villegas; Entre el murmullo de la arena by Valentina Bache; still in time by Sheree V. Campbell; RESTAGE by Rebecca Fitton; She Walks the Air VIIb by Chaesong Kim; Suenos de ayer by Danse Sauvage**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be required for al...

The First Annual EstroGenius Film Festival: R-EVOLVE - The Kraine Theater

October 23, 2021 - 8:00 PM

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Address by Garnet Henderson; RETAKE by Rebecca Fitton; COBALT by Vanessa Goodman and Scott Morgan; Sea She by Marina Celander; This is NOT a remount by Same As Sister**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be required for all audience members, staff, and performers. You can...
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A Body of Water

A Body of Water - The Kraine Theater

October 24, 2021 - 2:00 PM

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On October 24th, 2pm, at The Kraine Theater, there will be a one-day-only live presentation of Kelley Nicole Girod’s play A Body of Water, directed by Andrew Block, followed by a talkback moderated by Abigail Katz. Girod's play coincides with the 5 year anniversary of The Great Flood of Baton Rouge, a historic flood that devastated Girod's chi...
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In Their Footsteps
The Open Mic at ...

In Their Footsteps - The Kraine Theater

October 26, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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Over 50 years ago, thousands of young American women went to Vietnam to serve their country. These women's stories remain untold. In 2016, Infinite Variety Productions interviewed five of these women; Ann Kelsey (Special Services Librarian), Judy Jenkins Guadino (Special Services RecreationEmployee), Jeanne "Sam" Christie (Red Cros...

The Open Mic at FRIGID New York - The Kraine Theater

October 26, 2021 - 9:30 PM

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**FOR THE FORSEEABLE FUTURE THE OPEN MIC HAS MOVED TO THE KRAINE TO BETTER ACCOMODATE 50 % AUDIENCE CAPACITY. ****YOU CAN ALSO PARTICIPATE ANYWHERE VIA ZOOM. **The show continues every Tuesday at 9:30 PM EST!At The Open Mic at FRIGID New York the focus is the stage! Sign-ups get 7 minutes to try anythin...
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Planet of the Grapes Live on Stage - The Kraine Theater

October 28, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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This critically acclaimed multimedia mashup of puppetry, live music, toy theater, and the original "Planet of the Apes" film comes to life on stage with digital projection and the tale of a bunch of astronauts who find themselves stranded on a strange, distant planet ruled by speaking grapes. Music by Michael Harren. Directed by Michol...

Vintage Basement with Max and Nicky - The Kraine Theater

October 28, 2021 - 10:00 PM

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From twin brothers Max and Nicky Weinbach comes a monthly neo-retro night of stand-up comedy and music. Max & Nicky will have you falling in love with their quirky, absurd antics and dovelike musical stylings as they welcome the additional talents of four hilarious stand-up comics. The October 28th lineup features headliners MIKE...
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The Creepy Cabaret

The Creepy Cabaret - The Kraine Theater

October 29, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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A Halloween Spooktakular featuring Drag, Burleqsue and the dancers of the Guilty Pleasures Cabaret. A scary show to kick off your Halloween weekend.**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be required for all audience members, staff, and performers. You can prove your vaccin...
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Untitled Queer A...
Cabaret: A Night...

Untitled Queer Anthology: A Workshop - The Kraine Theater

October 30, 2021 - 2:00 PM

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Set across the five boroughs of New York City, "Untitled'' is an anthology film project highlighting the contemporary LGBTQ+ experience. Ranging in character, genre, and tone, each vignette will play as a standalone short film with a unifying theme that connects each story, allowing viewers a candid glimpse into the intersecting lives of New Yor...

Cabaret: A Night with the Dead - FREE PERFORMANCE - The Kraine Theater

October 30, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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This production is a celebration of the Mexican Holiday Day of the Dead and would bring together traditions, poetry, stories, and music in a variety show form. The stage will feature a traditional ofrenda or altar to the loved ones who have passed away. The audience will become part of the experience, they will be able to participate with the ar...
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Terremoto (Stage...
Cabaret: A Night...
Movie Night

Terremoto (Staged reading) - The Kraine Theater

October 31, 2021 - 2:00 PM

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Terremoto is a modern day/Latinx/spanglish/musical adaptation of Shakespeare's "The Tempest".**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be required for all audience members, staff, and performers. You can prove your vaccination status (two...

Cabaret: A Night with the Dead, a tribute to our loved ones - The Kraine Theater

October 31, 2021 - 7:00 PM

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This production is a celebration of the Mexican Holiday Day of the Dead and would bring together traditions, poetry, stories, and music in a variety show form. The stage will feature a traditional ofrenda or altar to the loved ones who have passed away. The audience will become part of the experience, they will be able to participate with the ar...

Movie Night - The Kraine Theater

October 31, 2021 - 8:30 PM

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Best short films of the New York Movie Awards**All in attendance must adhere to the COVID guidelines that apply to this show. Vaccines will be required for all audience members, staff, and performers. You can prove your vaccination status (two weeks past final dose by show day) using your vaccine card or your Excelsior App. We ...