American Legacy
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The American Legacy

220 East Fourth Street  ~  New York, New York   10009
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Season 22
September 2013 - June 2014

"At Metropolitan Playhouse, a season of justice"
The Villager

June 11, 2014
Metropolitan received a Performing Arts Award from
The Victorian Society New York

Our hearty thanks to the New York Metropolitan Chapter of the Victorian Society in America, and congratulations to our fellow award recipients.

Burke, O'Hara, Mary
David Logan Rankin, David O'Hara, Elisabeth Preston
photo: Debby Goldman

Within the Law
by Bayard Veiller

May 31 - June 29, 2014

From 1912, a story of a good girl gone bad...all while playing by the rules.

Metropolitan's production of Within the Law is spectacularly good  - Martin Denton, nytheaternow

The cast is excellent. . . . catch it before its run ends" - Brenda Repland, ArabVistas
Sharp and often very clever. - Howard Miller, Talkin' Broadway

Awesome show. One of the best I've ever seen at Metropolitan. - David B

A superb production! ....was blown away by the quality of the performances - Tom B
It just keeps getting better....Hooray for the "Metropolitan"! - Harriet A
What's old is new again:
New York Times Editorial "End Mass Incarceration Now"
making the case of Within the Law

John Milisenda Photography
New Paintings

A new collections of John's remarkable portraits of the Lower East Side.



Dan Gallant of
NuyoricanPoet's Cafe
in New York Post

Read Michael Feingold on

Broadway vs. ... Not Broadway
Village Voice
Could we agree more?

Metropolitan here!

DCAThis program is
supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural
Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

NYSCAThis production is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York state Legislature.

New York IT Awards