Skip to Main Content

Shows Archive

Search the archive

Reset
  • It's a Slippery Slope

    It's a Slippery Slope November 2, 1996 - January 6, 1997

    written and performed bySpalding Gray
    Beaumont Theater

    The title refers to Spalding Gray's learning to ski for the first time at age 53, but in a larger sense, he's also getting at the slipperiness of adjusting to middle age and some major life changes. Learn More »

    November 2, 1996 - January 6, 1997
  • Sex and Longing

    Sex and Longing September 12, 1996 - November 17, 1996

    Cort Theatre

    SEX AND LONGING follows the outrageous and comical exploits of Lulu Dubois, a nymphomaniac, who with her gay roommate Justin, has just published an 'art' book called "Explicit Photographs Of The Last 300 People We Slept With". Learn More »

    September 12, 1996 - November 17, 1996
  • Edward Albee's A Delicate Balance

    Edward Albee's A Delicate Balance March 28 - September 29, 1996

    Directed byGerald Gutierrez
    Plymouth Theatre

    With this play, Albee held up the dramatic equivalent of a funhouse mirror to the audience which was alternately amused and disturbed by his story about the fragile nature of marriages, families and friendships. Learn More »

    March 28 - September 29, 1996
  • A Fair Country

    A Fair Country February 1 - June 30, 1996

    Newhouse Theater

    A gripping story about a cursed family on assignment in Durban during the late 1970s. When the father makes a Faustian bargain in order to move his family away from their isolated life in South Africa, his actions have tragic ramifications. Learn More »

    February 1 - June 30, 1996
  • Racing Demon

    Racing Demon November 1 - December 31, 1995

    Beaumont Theater

    In this marvelously entertaining and bracingly intelligent play, we view the current tensions within the Chruch of England, as personified by a team of Anglican priests in the inner city who are struggling to hold onto their dwindling parishioners. Learn More »

    November 1 - December 31, 1995
  • Northeast Local

    Northeast Local October 5, 1995 - January 7, 1996

    Newhouse Theater

    Tom Donaghy's remarkable, funny-sad play is about a blue-collar family, depicted over thirty years of turbulent times in America: from the assassination of President Kennedy to the scourge of AIDS. Learn More »

    October 5, 1995 - January 7, 1996
  • Chronicle of a Death Foretold

    Chronicle of a Death Foretold May 18 - July 16, 1995

    Based on the novel byGabriel García Márquez
    Adapted byGraciela Daniele
    andJim Lewis
    Music byBob Telson
    Additional material byMichael John LaChiusa
    Conceived, Directed and Choreographed byGraciela Daniele
    Plymouth Theatre

    This exciting and unusual adaptation was inspired by the director/choreographer Graciela Daniele's deep passion for this compelling story. Her work began as a search for the theatrical equivalents of García Márquez's evocative literary style. Learn More »

    May 18 - July 16, 1995
  • Twelve Dreams

    Twelve Dreams May 11 - August 6, 1995

    Written and Directed byJames Lapine
    Newhouse Theater

    TWELVE DREAMS is a haunting drama that concerns a 10-year-old girl who has an extraordinary series of dreams that foreshadow her own death. It combines music, dance and visual imagery with a touching family story of a widowed doctor and his beloved young daughter. Learn More »

    May 11 - August 6, 1995
  • Arcadia

    Arcadia March 2 - August 27, 1995

    Beaumont Theater

    ARCADIA has the brain-tingling mixture of language, literature, science and history one expects from playwright Tom Stoppard, but this very funny and sexy new play aimed for the heart as well as the head. Learn More »

    March 2 - August 27, 1995
  • The Heiress

    The Heiress February 9 - December 31, 1995

    Cort Theatre

    THE HEIRESS centers on a shy, lonely heiress, her domineering father to whom she is devoted, and a handsome suitor with whom she falls in love despite her father's objections. Learn More »

    February 9 - December 31, 1995
  • Hapgood

    Hapgood November 11, 1994 - March 26, 1995

    Newhouse Theater

    The brainteasing plot of this 1988 play turns on two sets of twin spies, who may (or may not) be double agents, using twin sets of secret information, which may (or may not) have gotten into the wrong hands. Learn More »

    November 11, 1994 - March 26, 1995
  • subUrbia

    subUrbia April 20 - August 28, 1994

    A new play byEric Bogosian
    DirectorRobert Falls
    Newhouse Theater

    subUrbia is a darkly funny and sometimes shocking play by a talented iconoclast. This raw and riveting vision of modern life outside of America's cities is uniquely that of Eric Bogosian. Learn More »

    April 20 - August 28, 1994
  • Gray's Anatomy

    Gray's Anatomy November 7, 1993 - January 3, 1994

    Written and Performed bySpalding Gray
    Directed byRenée Shafransky
    Beaumont Theater

    GRAY'S ANATOMY is the 14th in Spalding Gray's popular series of one-man shows based on his life and this was the fifth seen at Lincoln Center Theater. Learn More »

    November 7, 1993 - January 3, 1994
  • The Lights

    The Lights October 13 - December 12, 1993

    Newhouse Theater

    This is Korder's most mature and poetic play, chronicling the spiritual homelessness of life in an unnamed big city where a young man and his girlfriend yearn for a better life and do not find it. Learn More »

    October 13 - December 12, 1993
  • In the Summer House

    In the Summer House July 8 - August 22, 1993

    Beaumont Theater

    First produced on Broadway in 1953, IN THE SUMMER HOUSE is a strange and darkly funny work. It is the only play by Jane Bowles, whose bohemian life and world travels ended in 1973, leaving behind a very small body of work. Learn More »

    July 8 - August 22, 1993
  • Playboy of the West Indies

    Playboy of the West Indies April 14 - July 25, 1993

    Newhouse Theater

    Matura's charming, ironic and very funny play is not so much an adaptation of J.M. Synge's famous 1912 work, 'The Playboy of the Western World', as it is an effortless translation of one play into another, one setting into another, and most important, one culture into another. Learn More »

    April 14 - July 25, 1993