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La Mama E.T.C.

74A E. 4th St. Between Bowery and 2nd Ave, New York City, NY
+1 212-475-7710
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Don't miss Kid Creole/Cherchez La Femma at La Mama Ellen Stewart theater

OK, I'm a veteran Kid Creole & the Coconuts fan, so traveled a very long distance to come to the... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2016
FriskyTrips
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Great Falls, Virginia
Little theater with a big punch!

This little theater is known world wide for it's experimental and unique contributions to world... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2016
ronb753
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Beverly Hills, California
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This East Village, experimental theater features innovative artists performing plays and musicals with broad cultural themes.
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1 Jun 2016
“Don't miss Kid Creole/Cherchez La Femma at La Mama Ellen Stewart theater”
18 Mar 2016
“Little theater with a big punch!”
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74A E. 4th St. Between Bowery and 2nd Ave, New York City, NY
East Village
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+1 212-475-7710
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

OK, I'm a veteran Kid Creole & the Coconuts fan, so traveled a very long distance to come to the first two shows of the Kid's first try at a Broadway musical. The theater is EASILY accessible from public transportation (8 minutes from midtown on...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2016

This little theater is known world wide for it's experimental and unique contributions to world class theater. I'm told, The actress Diane Lane started there in a performance when she was bout 5 years old. Go see a show you'll be pleased.

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Reviewed 8 October 2014

Saw Tempest with Freddie from House of Cards as Prospero. Very creative presentation, quite well done. For $40, worth every penny. Highly recommended.

Thank jarydzel
Reviewed 16 December 2013

As are many, the LaMama facility is an older, multi-level building a couple blocks from the subway stop. It felt homey and warm and clean and comfortable the night we attended a performance of Lee Breuer's La Divina Caricatura. The show was a fascinating retrospective...More

1  Thank BillinHam
Reviewed 4 May 2013

IF you want a unique experience in contrast to the extravagance of Broadway. Great way to connect in a theatre and gain a fuller understanding of the human experience. Highly recommended!

Thank Meredith S
Reviewed 1 April 2012

We went to watch "Urban Odyssey" at the Ellen Stewart theater. La Mama has multiple theaters, so be sure what address you're going to before you get there. Not only is the show great (both the music and the puppets/dancing) but the neighborhood is great...More

1  Thank martianwalrus
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There’s still an independent vibe to the East Village,
which offers plenty of unique small businesses
catering to longtime New Yorkers and area college
students alike. The East Village retains a bit of the
old-time neighbourhood feel that you can still
experience today thanks to a mix of locally-owned
shops, cozy restaurants, and lively bars. The scale of
the residential blocks makes this a wonderful place to
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