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Life on the Third Rail, or A Subway Delay to the Future

Life on the Third Rail, or A Subway Delay to the Future

September 17, 2023, 2:00 pm3:00 pm

Tompkins Square Park

East 10th St between Avenues A & B

New York NY

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FREE

Suggested Ages: 9 to 14+, Adult Friendly

See a free performance of Theater for the New City’s rip-roaring original musical that tells the story of a violent hurricane that floods the subways, sending a heroic subway crew into a new world.

Free performances tour parks, playgrounds and closed-off streets throughout the five boroughs.

The production is staged with an elaborate assemblage of trap doors, giant puppets, smoke machines, masks, original choreography, and a huge (9′ x 12’) running screen or “cranky” providing continuous moving scenery behind the actors.




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