Tag Archives // Tom Murrin

The Vaudevisuals Bookshelf – “Grove New American Theater”

January 6, 2016 // Book Shelf, Comedy, Photography // No Comments

[Translate] GROVE NEW AMERICAN THEATER A Good dose of downtown NYC theater! Plays included in this volume are: Dasvedanya Mama, Ethyl Eichelberger; The Theory of Total Blame, Karen Finley; The Mysteries and What’s So Funny?, David Gordon; The American Plan, Read the full article…

Celebrating Dixon Place – An Online Gallery of photographs by Jim R. Moore

[Translate] Theatre The’s production of “Radio Purgatory” Oct. 2010 The Dame (Jenny Lee Mitchell) leaning over the typewriter shares with us the goods! ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Sinatra Simulcra – Starring Jonny Cigar – April, 2011 Jonny Cigar getting Read the full article…

PS122 – AVANT GARDE ARAMA – June 17th, 2011 – Old coming into the NEW!

[Translate] I am thinking about the NEW PS122 and remembering the old PS122. Here is a video of the last Avant-Garde-Arama performance that was presented at that site. Here is a compilation video I made from photographs and video I Read the full article…

Dixon Place – A Wonderful Place to see Art, Theater, Poetry, Circus, Aerial, etc.

[Translate] This is Dixon Place in 1989. A small store front on East 1st that was home to many performers and writers. Two of Dixon Place’s regular performers were Tom Murrin (Alien Comic) and Jim Turner in 1989. Jim Turner Read the full article…

Tom Murrin’s play “Son of Cock-Strong” – A Reading by Peculiar Works Project

[Translate]   Tom Murrin’s play “Son of Cock-Strong” (1970) was performed as a work-in-progress at The Club @ La Mama on April 26th, 2014. Here are a few photographs from the evening’s reading with captions by Peculiar Works Project. “Ralph Read the full article…

“Whores and More” – April 25-26, 2014 – A night of WOMEN reading Tom Murrin shorts.

[Translate] Readings of Tom Murrin’s short and hilarious plays “Whores on the Range” and “Hide The Baloney”. Read by (not in order) Kate Benson, CD Clifford, Cary Curran, Anne Iobst, Lucy Sexton, Karen Finley and Reno.   Cary Curran performs Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals Interview with multimedia artist and performer Andrew Schneider

[Translate] Andrew Schneider is a multimedia artist, designer, and performer living in New York City. He is the co-founder and Associate Artistic Director of the Chicago-based theatre company, BigPictureGroup. His solo performance work has been seen at P.S.122, The Prelude Read the full article…

Tom Murrin’s play “Sport-F*ckers” (1999) A Reading at The Club at La Mama

[Translate] ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Sport-F*ckers looks at the world of suburban swingers and the issues that arise during an intense sex party! First produced in 1999 at Theatre For The New City, it’s Read the full article…

Magical Ridiculous Legacy: The Tom Murrin Art Show @ LaMama – La Galleria

[Translate]   Purpose and Style I often spoke with Tom Murrin over the year about his work in context of visual art. A writer, an entertainer, performance artist, actor, provocateur, itinerant hit0and-run showman, and in the loosest sense community organizer Read the full article…

Tom Murrin’s Play “Myth (or Maybe Meth) at LaMama etc. – Radiohole – April 24-27th

[Translate] NOTES FROM PROGRAM “Relative to previous attempts to explosing, this attempt will have a greater degree of heat. The little hairs on our hands may get singed off. It is our sincere hope, however, that given sufficient heat, we Read the full article…