Aug 15, 2020
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From The Archive: Coffeehouse Chronicles #139 – HAIR 50th Anniversary

Coffeehouse Chronicles #139: HAIR 50th Anniversary

Moderated by Chris Kapp and Michal Gamily

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ENCORE STREAMING*

From The Archive: Coffeehouse Chronicles #139:
HAIR 50th Anniversary

Saturday, August 15th at 11AM (EDT)

* with a live Q & A by HAIR  author James Rado

On January 21, 2017, La MaMa’s Coffeehouse Chronicles celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the iconic musical HAIR with James Rado, Galt MacDermot and many of the original cast members. Watch this archival stream of this one-in-a-lifetime celebration.

Coffeehouse Chronicles #139: HAIR 50th Anniversary

Moderated by Chris Kapp and Michal Gamily

With:
James Rado | Hair Co-Author
Galt MacDermot | Hair Composer
Michael Walter Harris & Michael Butler (video)
Archival Photos by Dagmar Krajnc, Michael Butler and the Hair Private Archive & MORE

Featuring performances by: Shelley Ackerman, Shaleah Adkisson, Debbie Andrews, Andy Berger, Peppy Castro, Richard Cohen, Dave D’Aranjo, Nina Machlin Dayton, Andre De Shields, Magie Dominic, Aaron Drescher, Lauren Elder, Ellen Foley, Merle Frimark, Annie Golden, Walter Michael Harris, Ula Hedwig, Antwayn Hopper, Rev. Marjorie Lipari, Melba Moore, Natalie Mosco, Thayer Naples, Allan F. Nicholls, Jill O’Hara, Robert I. Rubinsky, Dale Soules, Charles Valentino, Balint Varga and Jared Weiss.

This Coffeehouse Chronicles was originally presented at La MaMa on January 21, 2017.

Watch live on La MaMa’s Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/LaMaMaNYC/

The show is produced under the following program(s):

Coffeehouse Chronicles

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Coffeehouse Chronicles is an educational performance series exploring the history of Off-Off Broadway. Part artist-portrait, part history lesson, and part community forum, Coffeehouse Chronicles take an intimate look at the development of downtown theatre, from the 1960s’ “Coffeehouse Theatres” through today.

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Presented by La MaMa and CultureHub, La MaMa is exploring ways to respond creatively to a situation that is potentially changing how we gather as a community in our theatres. La MaMa is working with CultureHub to provide online streaming of select productions and events on Howlround Theatre Commons.

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