UPCOMING PERFORMANCES & EVENTS
Oct 19th 2023
Beyond Gallery Walls
Opening reception evening for the group show
“Beyond Gallery Walls” which will be installed
featuring this group of talented artists –
Augusto Fanjul – Carlos De Alba – Djilas Gomez – Eliana Perez – Edward Vasquez – George Peralta – Jimmy Valdez Osaku –
Mariano Cinat – Maximiliano Valdez – Ruth Whaley
Artwork will be available for purchase.
Thursday, October 19th
Come View This Beautiful Gallery
in our Halls
All of November 2023!!
Nov 25th 2023
A staged Reading
with The Playwrights Workshop
by Ned Dougherty
Come join the The Playwrights Workshop's staged reading of Blue Reunion by Ned Dougherty - a play about four former high school football players who return to their hometown.
On a cold December night in a rusted-over Pennsylvania nowhere town, the Class of 2003 football team reunites at their high school to watch the next generation win the state championship. Partying behind the bleachers, begging the glory days to return, the old players are haunted by their abusive coach who seemed to predict their dead-end futures. None of them got over how close they came to becoming champions back then, and tonight they’ll do whatever it takes to win for once in their lives.
Saturday November 25th at 3pm
Tickets are donation-based
and available here.
Dec 1–3rd 2023
Seven Feet Under
A collection of
original short playS
all set in a cemetery
A Small Town Production
Step into the liminal space where past and present collide, where the departed and the living find themselves in an embrace with their deepest desires, fears, and quests for redemption. Seven Feet Under dares to freeze time and space for a rendezvous between the here and the hereafter.
In each play, we explore the chance meetings that infuse our lives with significance, and the mediums through which we bridge the realms of the living and the beyond. Come, be a part of this convergence, where the departed and the living discover that, in this place of transition, not all that's gone truly rests, and neither does that which is left behind.
Seven Feet Under is a collection of seven short plays written by Small Town Productions and other local playwrights. They would love for you to stay afterwards and join us for a small reception at the Alchemical Studio café.
Please note that Seven Feet Under contains smoking and fog.
Content features wrestling and knife-work, depictions of death, sexual activity, and drug use, as well as descriptions of police brutality, grief and bullying.
Friday December 1st at 8pm
Saturday December 2nd at 3pm / 8pm
Sunday December 3rd at 3pm
Tickets are $30 and available here.
Run time: approx. 2 hours,
with an intermission.
Dec 4th 2023
The Village returns with another stellar group of artists presenting exciting work-in-progress at SALON 7. Visual and performance artists from around
New York City will be debuting their latest creations for YOU.
Come to laugh, drink, connect, and support new art!
Our Salons host 10-12 performance and visual artists
and are structured in three acts:
ACT 1: The Visual Art Gallery
ACT 2: The Performance Showcase
ACT 3: The Wrap Party
Must be 21 years of age or older to attend. No outside food or drink allowed.
Tickets are limited. If you are unable to purchase a ticket,
please join our waitlist and we will let you know if there is an opening!
Monday, December 4th
Doors open at 6:30pm.
Tickets are $15-50 and available here
or $20 at the door (if still available).
ONE MONTH STAND UP COMEDY WORKSHOP
Organized by Laughing Buddha Comedy
This class is made for people who want to hone their stand-up comedy skills. Whether you're a beginner who has never tried stand-up before or an intermediate comedian looking to take your act to the next level.
They focus on developing highly original material that represents your unique voice. Throughout the class, you'll have the opportunity to perform your material in front of a supportive and enthusiastic class audience. This will give you the chance to test your material, get comfortable on stage, and fine-tune your own comedic style.
At the end of the one-month workshop, you'll have the opportunity to show your skills in an incredible showcase performance at Eastville Comedy Club. where you will be given the opportunity to perform in front of a live audience, family, and friends.
New Dates to be Announced Soon
(plus class showcase
at comedy club)
Tuition $295. Registration available here.
ABOUT GINA BRILLON
Gina Brillon was born and raised in the Bronx, New York. The Puerto Rican actress, comedian, writer (and new mom!) has been a standup comic since she was 17 years old. Her Gracie award winning 1 hour special Gina Brillon: The Floor is Lava is now available on Amazon Prime Video, along with her first one hour special, Pacifically Speaking.
She performs in the HA Festival: The Art of Comedy on HBO Max. Her 1/2 hour special Easily Offended was one of the top shows from the Entre Nos franchise on HBO Latino, and streams on all HBO Digital Platforms. She’s made appearances on Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham, E!’s Chelsea Lately, The View, Late Night with Seth Meyers and Jimmy Kimmel Live. You have seen her on Kevin Can Wait on CBS and The Conners on ABC. In 2012, she became the first (and only) Latina winner of NBC’s Stand up for Diversity Showcase. The following year, she was a “New Face” at the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival. Gina is a singer, published writer, and poet.
Her pieces have appeared in the New York Post and Daily News, among others. In 2019, she featured on Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias’ “Beyond the Fluffy Tour” - hitting 46 cities around the US. She was a top 5 finalist on Season 16 on America's Got Talent (AGT). You can find her podcast Mess In Progress on iTunes. Gina and co-host Katherine G. Mendoza dole out sound homegirl advice, since it’s clear no one has any idea what they're doing in life.