Necromancers of the Public Domain

Each month, we pluck a long forgotten volume from the shelves of the New York Society Library and resurrect it as a low budget variety show.


COMING UP:  Monday, May 13 8pm

Childhood by Alice Maynell (1913)

At  The Tank312 West 36th Street, NYC  Tickets on sale now!

cheap date New York City





Nick Balaban  (Blues Clues / Rho & the Nomads)

Anthony Dean   (Glass Attic Collective / Vandals)

Bob Laine (The Books of the Bobul / It’s Getting Tired Mildred) with Timothy McCown Reynolds and Jeff Lewonczyk

Connor Kalista (The Neo-Futurists)

Shayna Lawson (so much Shakespeare)

Anna Padgett (The Good Ms. Padgett / The Naysayer)

Charles Reaves with Andria Alefhi (We’ll Never Have Paris / Listening to Work)

Teresa Toro (The Bushwick Book Club)

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


…children have a thousand distastes. Things are tedious to them. 

We have no right to attribute to them a belief in fairies, 

or an unwearied delight in bread and milk.


$15. Beer and wine available in the lobby


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Relive the glory of Necromancers Past here.

Peek under our petticoats as New York Theater Review interviews Ayun about Necromancer’s withers, whys and wherefores.

Buy your TICKETS and don’t forget to mark your calendars in advance:
Monday 8pm JUNE 17
Laurette Taylor
What a magnificent line up!
HUMAN SEE, HUMAN DO! We can’t wait!