1. Elizabeth Swados: Political Subversities
July 1 through 15
An edgy combination of humorous songs, scenes, and monologues (most by Swados) about the troubling (and by turns hilarious) political state of our country.
2. Scarlet Letter
July 10 and 11
Marisa Tomei stars in a reading of Carol Gilligan’s new adaptation of Hawthorne’s novel, which focuses on the tension between love and patriarchy.
3. A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant and a Prayer
July 5 at 7:30 P.M.
An evening of readings from Eve Ensler and Mollie Doyle’s new collection of antiviolence essays includes work by Alice Walker, Maya Angelou, and Dave Eggers.
$15–$45; call 212-352-3101 for tickets and details.