Feb 14 @ 8:00 pm – Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm
8:00 pm
Flickering lights, a family’s grief, and two strangers on a bridge. In this tightly woven story, a pair of sisters and their father grapple with loss while an unexpected friendship blooms between two people who realize they have more in common than they thought. Paula Vogel Prize Winner Charly Evon Simpson’s bold new play makes
APAC Pop-Up
7:00 pm
Work in progress showing: Thursday, February 20 at 7pm. Free and open to the public. RSVP to brian@chocolatefactorytheater.org. This work explores my familial ethnography, through the use of implicit and explicit memories. As a burgeoning comedian and social media non-influencer, I examine the ways comedy and performance are used to heal, hide, and address systemic
The Chocolate Factory Theater
Mar 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show the first Saturday of every month at The Creek and The Cave in Queens, hosted by two dummies from Iowa named Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each show they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, be cool and have a blast!
The Creek and The Cave
Mar 19 @ 8:00 pm – Mar 28 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Traveling through the fractured American landscape, looming vibrations push the ground up and the cosmos down as our community-turned-cabal explores terror, tectonic shifts, psychedelic self-harm and toxic monuments. Through the lens of a thriller, our cell flows through domestic borders, mingles with the extraterrestrial and unpacks landlocked limitations through discursive research, experiments in moving image,
The Chocolate Factory Theater
7:00 pm
Please join us for our first evening of interdisciplinary Art & Performance at The Living Artist, in Woodside, Queens! Featuring an evening length premiere by Kristi Cole & Guests, and Curation by Shannon Finnell. Featuring Performers: Kristi Cole Emma Lalor Madeline Robertson Therese Ronco Kimiko Tanabe Lea Torelli Featuring Visual Artists: Kevin Quiles Bonilla Matthew
The Living Artist
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Rooted in the tradition of fiestas patronales, or town fairs, common in rural villages across Latin America, this unique brass band from Lima, Peru presents traditional, Peruvian music and dance. Their lively performances encourage audience participation and dancing with contagious percussion and vibrant brass and winds. La Patronal members are direct descendants of rural musicians from Peru,
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Punjabtronix mixes live electronic dance music with Punjabi dhol drums, vocals, stringed instruments, and the hypnotic sounding double flute algoza. Global ambassadors for Indian percussion, the contemporary, classical tabla ensemble Talavya is a leading example of tradition and modernity coming together seamlessly. Created by Indian rhythm maestro Pandit Divyang Vakil, the ensemble revels in the tablas’
May 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Light & Beat presents the highest level of the traditional Korean art of drumming, performed by Korean master drummers, Hyun Seunghun, Kim Sora, and Kim Ji Hye, and Haegeum (Korean fiddle) player Park Soo Ah