Hitting the Stage: Lesbian, Rockstar Scientists and Vegetative Astronomers

05/22/2009 5:00 PM |

3580/1242941692-childrenshour.jpgLillian Hellman’s lesbian scandal at an all-girls school in The Children’s Hour (pictured at right) at Astoria Performing Arts Center, through June 7.
Multimedia future space epic The Success of Failure (or, The Failure of Success) at St. Ann’s Warehouse, through June 7.
Science goes dramatic, Biblical in Brains at The Looking Glass Theater, through May 24.
Horse racing and racial tension in Pure Confidence at 59E59, through July 3.
Delroy Lindo fights class and racial marginalization in Things of Dry Hours at New York Theater Workshop, through June 28.
Bolaño’s Women, a dramatic reading of excerpts from the author’s fiction at McNally and Jackson Bookstore, 52 Prince St at 7:30pm, click here for details.
An astronomer’s aphasia in Night Sky at Baruch Performing Arts Center, through June 20.
Last two performances of The Lisps’ musical Futurity at the Joe’s Pub, tonight at 8pm and Sunday at 7:30pm.
Ensemble Studio Theater‘s one-act festival Marathon 2009 at EST, through June 27.
Theater for the New City presents the 14th Annual Lower East Side Festival of the Arts, today through Sunday.

(photo credit: Jen Maufrais Kelly)