Wednesday, January 4, 2012


Happy New Year!

A new play from the creators of 167 TONGUES and YOU ARE NOW THE OWNER OF THIS SUITCASE...
Theatre 167 in association with Queens Theatre is thrilled to announce the world premiere of

Conceived and Directed by Ari Laura Kreith
Written by Jenny Lyn Bader, J. Steph
en Brantley, Ed Cardona Jr., Les Hunter, Tom Miller, Melisa Tien and Joy Tomasko

We're thrilled to present the third installment of the Jackson Heights Trilogy, JACKSON HEIGHTS, 3AM! Our run in Jackson Heights is a bit shorter this time around, as we're at PS 69 for two weeks and then moving to Queens Theatre in Flushing Meadows Park for two weeks.

We're very excited about the transfer, but also want to make sure that all of our Jackson Heights friends get to see the play while we're here! We've had such amazing experiences researching the piece in Jackson Heights for the past 8 months! is all the info! Ticket
s are available via our website,
Ari Laura Kreith, Artistic Director--Theatre 167

Jan 13-22 at PS 69 in Jackson Heights

Jan 27-Feb 5 at Queens Theatre in Flushing Meadows Park

Tickets for both engagements are $18.

ring Roberto Araujo, Varin Ayala*, Farah Bala*, Cynthia Bastidas, Rajesh Bose*, J. Stephen Brantley, Arlene Chico-Lugo*, Ross DeGraw*, Nick Fehlinger, Marcelino Feliciano, Kevi
n Hoffman, John P. Keller*, Alex Kip*, Ephraim Lopez*, Neal Mayer*, Nina Mehta*, Sergey Nagorny, Flor De Liz Perez*, Indika Senanayake*, Josie Whittlesey* and Shivantha Wijesinha

WARNING: This production is not for all ages.

- Sunny Knables- CD Release EVENT

JANUARY 26th -8pm...

"Grimm's Hood" is the forthcoming album "American Variations" on Centaur Records.

This ensemble, for 2 trumpets, piano and percussion, was assigned to me as part of the Iron Composers Competition in 2009, run by ANALOG ARTS. The Finalists were gathered in the morning, told which ensemble they'd be writing for, and to incorporate the "secret ingredient" of Grimm's Little Red RidingHood.

We then were given 5 hours to write a piece of music -- but after 5 hours, I hadn't finished yet, and took a penalty by continuing on for another hour. The piece was completed, practiced, rehearsed and then performed in front of a live audience with a judges panel, broadcasting live on the

I was lucky enough to be scored high enough so that my penalty didn't matter, and I won! I am now proudly including this track on my CD, which will be released on

Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 8 pm,

at Merkin Concert Hall, Kaufman Center, NYC. 212 501 3330

129 W. 67th Street New York, NY 10023

$10 Admission, $10 CD's