59E59 Theaters presents
Experience the excitement of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe without leaving New York! Catch 59E59 Theaters' annual East to Edinburgh festival featuring a dizzying array of new work from North American companies before they make the journey across the pond to the cultural mecca that is Edinburgh, Scotland.
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VAN GOGH FIND YOURSELF
Walter DeForest takes on the complex and elusive creative process as he draws portraits and paints Vincent van Gogh's side of the story.
JUL 12, 14 & 15 AT 8:30, JUL 13 AT 6:30
(CUT THE BULLSHIT) LEN BAKERLOO SPEAKS TRUTH TO POWER
Retired hedge fund manager Len Bakerloo, "The World's Greatest Bullshit Detective," goes postal on bullshitters and their bullshit.
JUL 12 & 19 AT 6:30, JUL 13 AT 8:30
LUCIE POHL: APOHLCALYPSE NOW!
A hilarious new comedy of terrors from NYC comedian Lucie Pohl--creator of smash hits Hi, Hitler and Cry Me A Liver. Expect bad language, bad decisions, a wedding, a break up, dead rats, and wake up calls from Stephen Baldwin.
JUL 14, 15 & 16 AT 6:30, JUL 17 AT 4:30
MARILYN & SINATRA
You know the names but you didn't know their love story--until now. This play explores the little-known relationship between two showbiz icons.
JUL 16 AT 2:30 &8:30, JUL 17 AT 2:30
SCREW YOUR COURAGE! (OR THE BLOODY CROWN!)
A Brooklyn actress with an unshakeable obsession to triumph in the role of Lady Macbeth confronts her demons as she seeks out the true meaning of success.
JUL 16 AT 4:30, JUL 20 AT 6:30, JUL 24 AT 2:30
A parody of a funeral, The Eulogy features a menagerie of characters whose inept and inapt speeches give anything but a proper homage.
JUL 17 AT 7:30, JUL 23 &24 AT 4:30
Unable to recover from the accidental death of her sister, Emma struggles for her sanity and her life in writer/composer Jessica Avellino's thrilling debut musical.
JUL 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30 AT 6:30
THE MAN WHO BUILT HIS HOUSE TO HEAVEN
This story of a man who endlessly builds additions onto his suburban home until it engulfs all of humanity explores the cost of endless ambition.
JUL 21, 22 & 23 AT 8:30
HARMON LEON'S BIG FAT RACIST SHOW
Comedian and VICE contributor Harmon Leon's new solo show takes you along on his adventure infiltrating extreme hate groups-- to meet the ridiculous people behind the hate. Plus songs!
JUL 28, 29 & 30 AT 8:30
JEFF SEAL: THE GODDAMN TRUTH
Standup comedian, storyteller and clown Jeff Seal gives you his side of the story.
JUL 24 AT 7:30, JUL 26 AT 6:30, JUL 27 AT 8:30
I WILL SPEAK FOR MYSELF
One actress gives an authentic, theatrical, and compelling solo performance that breathes life into long-forgotten African-American women's voices.
JUL 30 & 31 AT 2:30, JUL 31 AT 7:30