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Necromancers of the Public Domain

  • The Tank @36 street 312 West 36th street New York United States (map)
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Each month, Theater of the Apes plucks a long forgotten volume from the shelves of the New York Society Library to resurrect as a one-night-only NYC variety show.

This month: 

The Greatest of These
 by Laurette Taylor (1913)
A Diary with Portraits of the Patriotic All-Star Tour of “Out There”

From the book:

Thank goodness America is starting to employ the stage, in time of trouble, as she does the mechanics, the writers, the financiers….


Bryce Edwards (Gobbydafoo)

Emily Frembgen (Me and Lee)

Katie Fricas (The Guardian / Spiralbound)

Jamie Hook (The Naked Proof / Point Break LIVE)

David Mahfouda (Life Cards / The Fixers Collective)

Pearl Rhein (The Bushwick Book Club / Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812)

Christian Roberson (Who Made the Potato Salad?)

Trav SD (Travalanche)

Hosted by Queen of the Apes, Ayun Halliday (No Touch Monkey! / East Village Inky)

Read the full text here:

Theater of the Apes: Human See. Human Do. 


Earlier Event: June 17
Good Catch
Later Event: June 18