NEXT@LCT3 is a special event series at the Claire Tow Theater. Programming will include new music, solo evenings, works in progress and other exciting musical performances that will push boundaries, inspire, and entertain. Previous special events at the Claire Tow Theater have included Young Jean Lee's WE'RE GONNA DIE, Lucy Alibar's THROW ME ON THE BURNPILE AND LIGHT ME UP, FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME, Daniel Beaty's MR. JOY, and SHABASH, an evening of work by artists of South Asian descent.
Michael R. Jackson
Wed, April 26 - Sun, April 30, 2023
Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning writer and composer Michael R. Jackson performed some of his best-known works as well as some special rarities. Audiences heard new music and instant classics from the creator of the 2022 Tony Award-winning Best Musical, A Strange Loop.
Melissa Li and Kit Yan
Wed, May 3 - Sun, May 7, 2023
Kleban Prize winning duo Melissa Li and Kit Yan performed for five nights only at LCT3! This songwriting team makes work that uplifts queer and transgender communities with heart and purpose, and their new musical Interstate was recently called “The next great American musical” (The Stages of MN).
Tues, May 9 - Sun, May 14, 2023
Mon, May 22, 2023
(ASL Interpreted Encore Performance)
Experience the incredible artists that The New York Times says are "taking up Stephen Sondheim's mantle of exquisite ambivalence." The award-winning composing and performing duo return to LCT for another powerful and moving evening of their original music.
John Gallagher, Jr.
Wed, May 17 - Sun, May 21, 2023
Tony Award-winning actor John Gallagher, Jr. (Spring Awakening) lit up the Claire Tow Theater stage with intimate evenings of stories and songs. Playing beloved selections from his first two albums and new songs from his eagerly anticipated third, Johnny and his acoustic guitar-- and surprise special guests!-- made for an unforgettable run of show.