Open Mic Night
Alice's Teacup III


Monday, May 7th

7:30 - 10 PM


We provide the accompanist.

You provide the art!

We welcome all types of talent. Whether it's a comedy routine, monologue, spoken-word, or a song you've just been dying to try out.

No advance sign-up or registration is required. If you're utilizing our accompanist please bring sheet music that is clearly marked and legible.

$10 Cover Charge - Pay at the Door

$10 Food/Drink Minimum
(Scone, Tea, Wine Available for Purchase)

Unlimited Professional Performance Video Available for Purchase - $5

Where: Alice’s Tea Cup 220 East 81st street
(between 2nd and 3rd Avenue)

  Open Mic Night  is accompanied by the incredible  Ben Kiley . RSVP  here

Open Mic Night is accompanied by the incredible Ben Kiley. RSVP here

Building The Box


Tarnished Opal by Krystle N. Adams
Directed by Nicole Lewis 

Monday, February 26th

alice's teacup iii * 7:30 PM

Sydney Cunningham is an upcoming performer who becomes the second African American actress to win an Academy Award. However, instead of thanking any of her loved ones, including her husband, she uses this perfect opportunity to publicly call out her estranged father.


Krystle N. Adams* Moses Bernal  Joshua Christensen* Kelechi Ezie* Robert H. Fowler* Andrew Parks*

*denotes members of Actors' Equity Association


Next up: Before this new year

by liana sonenclar 

Monday, june 11th

alice's teacup iii * 7:30 PM

Single Tickets: $12.50 in advance, $15 at the door

Subscribe and Save with a BTB Pass!
For $38 you get a VIP seat to each of the four Building the Box productions. A $60 value!

save the date:

Monday, September 24th  

Dance me! by linda faigao hall

Monday, December 10th -  Build the Box #4

alice's teacup iii * 7:30 PM

About bUilding the Box

Curated by Associate Artistic Director, Ethan Paulini, this new series features four new pieces that are being considered for full production in the 2019 (and beyond) season.

With a renewed commitment to World, American, and New York Premieres, this series is designed to give OOTB subscribers and patrons unprecedented access to the programming process, the opportunity to provide feedback to an in progress new play and get a sneak peek into what is ahead, not only from OOTB, but from some of America's most exciting new playwrights.