The Visitor, a new musical at the Public Theater, with music by Tom Kitt, lyrics by Brian Yorkey, book by Kwame Kwei-Armah & Brian Yorkey, announces new dates, opening October 14 thru November 28. Choreography by Lorin Latarro, directed by Daniel Sullivan. The musical is based on the film written by Thomas McCarthy. www.publictheater.org
Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse returns to in-person performance with the New York premiere of D.W. Gregory’s RADIUM GIRLS, newly revised for a limited run in person at the Playhouse: 220 E 4th Street. Laura Livingston (State of the Union, The Jazz Singer) directs. Previews Oct. 28, opening night Oct. 30 running thru Nov. 21. Radium in 1920 a miracle discovery, big business until more and more girls found their bodies falling apart; their struggle for recognition and compensation pitted them against the big corporations of the day setting future worker protection laws in the US.
The creators of the smash-hit family experience, GAZILLION BUBBLE SHOW announced that the show will reopen on Friday, November 5th in New York City, in the heart of Broadway at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street). The one of a kind 65-minute production wows and inspires audiences with mind blowing bubble magic. Tickets are now on sale via Telecharge.
NNR – New Normal Rep (Jack Canfora, Artistic Director; Sally Klingenstein-Martell, Executive Producer), the new streaming theater company dedicated to producing reflective and inclusive plays, concludes its inaugural season with the world premiere of F.I.R.E. by Julia Blauvelt. Streaming on demand September 30 through October 20 at NewNormalRep.org. Tickets for F.I.R.E. are $25, $10 for students, educators and theater professionals, and can be purchased at NewNormalRep.org.
Chelsea Table & Stage (152 West 26 St.) presents Kevin BlancQ Quartet with Anais Reno Wed. Oct. 6 at 7 pm www.chelseatableandstage.com
After a sold out show in June at Don’t Tell Mama, Artemesia LeFay returns with an expanded Ghosts of Weimar Past on October 17 at 8:30 pm. Reservations can be made HERE.