Performance Dates: August 27-30 & September 3-5, 2015
Master abstract expressionist Mark Rothko has just landed the biggest commission in the history of modern art, a series of murals for New York’s famed Four Seasons Restaurant. In the two fascinating years that follow, Rothko works feverishly with his young assistant, Ken, in his studio on the Bowery. But when Ken gains the confidence to challenge him, Rothko faces the agonizing possibility that his crowning achievement could also become his undoing. Raw and provocative, REDis a searing portrait of an artist's ambition and vulnerability as he tries to create a definitive work for an extraordinary setting.
Performance Dates: September 10-13 & 17-19, 2015
An aspiring young director rampages against the art created by his mother’s generation. A nubile young actress wrestles with an aging Hollywood star for the affections of a renowned novelist. And everyone discovers just how disappointing love, art, and growing up can be, in this irreverent, contemporary, and very funny remix of Chekhov’s The Seagull.