'99% Reduced Fat, or, You Can Bank On Us' - Tompkins Square Park



Date: 09/08/12
Hours: 2pm
Ages: All
Address:
E. 7th Street between Avenues A and B - 212-254-1109
East Village, NY
theaterforthenewcity.net

Description: This production, by the Theater for the New City, will tour city streets, parks, and playgrounds throughout the five boroughs from Aug. 4 to Sept. 16 in free performances. The company's 36th annual street theater musical, the saga is one of a gang member who learns to fight for his community and morphs into a civic leader. The tough young man named B.C., known for stealing tires and bullying store owners, falls for Suzy Freedom, a young activist in Zuccotti Park. Guided by her dreams, he abandons hooliganism to become a community organizer.