The 58th Annual Village Voice Obie Awards, celebrating achievement in the Off-Broadway and off-off Broadway theater, were given out at a ceremony tonight at Webster Hall. The awards ceremony was co-hosted by Jessica Hecht and Jeremy Shamos. The awards were presented by Bobby Cannavale, Tracee Chimo, ... More >>
That's what you get with Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812, Dave Malloy's electro-pop opera based on Tolstoy's War and Peace.
It's being performed at Kazino, a pop-up tent on 13th and Washington, which has been beautifully decked out as a Russian nightclub, complete with Napoleon portrai ... More >>
SOTC's Jessica Suarez bracing against the winter cold
Back on one of the colder, more snow-choked days of February, we sent SOTC buddy Jessica Suarez deep in the wilds of Crown Heights to hear a song by Sufjan Stevens that, at the time, only a handful of other people on the planet had heard. A thea ... More >>
The writer, Alec Duffy, and Dave Malloy.
"You're the first person to show up" said Alec Duffy, as he took my coat. My listening session was in Crown Heights, just off the Franklin 1/2/3 stop. I slipped on the snow twice, went the wrong direction, and landed at his friend Dave Malloy's doorstep 20 ... More >>