By Shishir Kurup
Merchant on Venice is a witty, sharp and ambitious work based on Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice offering biting humor and a fresh perspective on intra-communal hostilities.
Kurup has set his story in Culver City, Calif., where hatred and intolerence among Hindus and Muslims have grown to a boiling point leavened by humor.More Info
By Jeff Mandels
In 1955, as the Dodgers and the Yankees battle it out on the field, a blue-collar Brooklyn family battles for its own survival. A funny, gritty and poignant tale of complex lives, Leaving Brooklyn was part of the Queens Theatre's New American Voices Reading Series in 2016.More Info
By Robert Harling
After last year's riveting performances of The Mountaintop, L.A. Theatre Works returns to Queens Theatre with a new production of Robert Harling's beloved comedy-drama Steel Magnolias.
Within the walls of Truvy's beauty shop, set in the deep Bayou of Louisiana, are six strong women whose lives increasingly hinge on the existence of one another.
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Written, Directed and Featuring Flora Martinez
After last year's wildly successful run, Flora Martinez returns to Queens Theatre with a newly expanded version of her meticulous exploration of the life and work of Frida Kahlo.
Frida Libre presents a unique vision of the magical world of one of the most influential women in Latin American history.More Info
Celebrate the season with Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana's Navidad Flamenca.
This festive program highlights the rich holiday customs of the Spanish-speaking world, from Argentina and Mexico to Colombia, Cuba and Puerto Rico.More Info
MOMIX's new piece, VIVA MOMIX, features everything this company is known for: illusion, beauty, magic and inventiveness.
Recognized internationally for presenting work of exceptional innovation and physical artistry, MOMIX is a compny of dancer-illusionists under the direction of Moses Pendleton.More Info
For its Queens Theatre debut, the Koresh Dance Company performs Inner Sun, inspired by the parallel between the earth's core and that of the human body.
The piece celebrates the human spirit's ability to create the warmth and power that drives our journeys.More Info
In their Queens Theatre debut, Nrityagram Dance Ensemble presents Samhara.
One of the premier Indian classical dance ensembles performing today, Nrityagram had the unprecedented distinction of making The New York Times' "Best Dance of the Year" list in 2015 and 2016.More Info
Grammy Award winner Dan Zanes presents Dan & Claudia with Pauline Jean: The Holiday Sing Along! with Haitian-American jazz vocalist Claudia Eliaza, and Pauline Jean.
Ever wonder how ballerinas dance on their toes? Or how do dancers spin and turn without getting dizzy?
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October 26-April 14
Queens Theatre's Company in Residence, Titan Theatre Company, presents four shows as part of its 10th Anniversary Season. Titan's annual holiday tradition, A Christmas Carol, begins performances Dec. 7 and runs through Dec. 23.More Info
Calpulli Mexican Dance Company premieres a new production at Queens Theatre, Puebla: The Story of Cinco de Mayo.
Through dance and live music, the piece tells the story of the historical significance of May 5.More Info