WELCOME TO 2016 @ ARS NOVA.
ARE YOU READY?

1 Rock Fairy Tale by Indie-pop band Sky-Pony that is sure to be a raucous ride; 1 ‘Gasm bigger than you’ve ever had before; 1 Festival where the strange ones are held high; 1 fierce and fiercely funny taboo-smashing new play.

Not to mention the numerous Out Loud readings, Showgasms, Showgasm Spotlights, Special Events and Project Residencies taking the Nova by storm all year long.

 

Can anyone say “HELLS TO THE YES”?!


MUST CLOSE MARCH 26!
Text by Kyle Jarrow &
Lauren Worsham
Songs by Kyle Jarrow
Directed by Sam Buntrock

Indie-pop band Sky-Pony’s lush sound and cheeky style will surround and seduce you into a world of prophecies and forbidden temptations. Release your inner dragon on a raucous ride exploring faith, doubt and the wild space in between. 

 

APRIL 21, 2016 @ 8pm
Marquee NY
Hosted by JOHN EARLY
GET TIX NOW!

For one night only, Ars Nova’s monthly raucous variety-show-meets-party goes on steroids, with big drinks, big stars and big laughs. It’s so big, it’s breaking out of the Ars Nova Building. Hosted by John Early and featuring Ars Nova All Stars and celebrity guests to be announced!

 

 

JUNE 6 – 30, 2016

Summer kicks off with Ars Nova’s festival of All New Talent, ANT Fest. Featuring bold, hybrid performances from New York’s next wave of adventurous emerging artists, ANT Fest is four non-stop weeks jam-packed with the wildest blend of theater, comedy, music, burlesque, magic, drag and everything in between.

 

 

FALL 2016
Created and Performed by JENNIFER KIDWELL and SCOTT SHEPPARD

Ars Nova presents the New York Premiere of the taboo-smashing Underground Railroad Game. Discovered in ANT Fest 2014, this fierce and fiercely funny new play is created and performed by Jennifer Kidwell and Scott Sheppard in association with Lightning Rod Special.

 

 

 

PLUS OVER ONE HUNDRED OPPORTUNITIES ALL YEAR LONG TO CATCH SOMETHING EXTRAORDINARY AT CONCERTS, READINGS, VARIETY SHOWS, WORKSHOPS AND SPECIAL EVENTS! CLICK HERE TO SEE WHATS COMING UP!

Photo credits: SHOWGASM XXL, Ben Arons; ANT Fest, Marielle Solan; Underground Railroad Game, Tamara Rodriguez Reichberg