Programs

Next Wave Theater

 
 

Robert Lepage
Thomas Ostermeier
Fiona Shaw
and more.

Choose 4 shows and save 20%

 
  Season Tickets
 
 
BACK
 
BACK

Sail the high seas with Fiona Shaw. Travel Shanghai by bike. Dive the world’s deepest underwater cave, rediscover Dracula to the music of John Zorn, and much, much more.

Create your own package of four or more theater productions from this incredible season and save 20% off the normal ticket price.


 
PAST EVENTS
Theater
The Blue Dragon
 

Robert Lepage directs and performs in this visually stunning tale of love in Shanghai. 

Sep 18—Sep 21, 2013
New York premiere
 
 
Theater
Not What Happened
 

Writer Ain Gordon explores history lived versus history told in rural America. 

Sep 25—Sep 29, 2013
New York premiere
 
 
Theater
Hans was Heiri
 

Acrobats dangle and tumble in this inventive work from Swiss duo Zimmermann & de Perrot. 

Oct 23—Oct 26, 2013
New York premiere
 
 
Theater
Nosferatu
 

Polish theater troupe TR Warszawa delivers a new take on the vampire legend.

Oct 30—Nov 2, 2013
US Premiere
 
 
Theater
An Enemy of the People
 

Thomas Ostermeier returns to BAM with Ibsen’s dark satire of democracy gone wrong.

Nov 6—Nov 10, 2013
US Premiere
 
 
Theater
The Humans
 

Theater, music, and sculpture combine in this humorous account of man’s fall from grace. 

Nov 13—Nov 17, 2013
US Premiere
 
 
Theater
Water
 

Personal dramas intertwine amid the climate crisis in this exquisite theatrical reverie. 

Nov 13—Nov 17, 2013
US Premiere
 
 
Theater
La Belle et la Bête (Beauty and the Beast)
 

Actors interact with projected imagery in this sophisticated take on a classic fairy tale.

Nov 21—Nov 23, 2013
New York premiere
 
 
Theater
Bodycast
 

Actress Frances McDormand embodies artist Suzanne Bocanegra in this creative self-portrait.  

Dec 3—Dec 7, 2013
New York premiere
 
 
Theater
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
 

Fiona Shaw performs Samuel Taylor Coleridge's eerie tale of penance paid on the high seas. 

Dec 10—Dec 22, 2013
US Premiere
 
 
Theater
A Piece of Work
 

A sophisticated algorithm slices and dices Hamlet in this daring work by Annie Dorsen. 

Dec 18—Dec 21, 2013
New York premiere