Tickets and Reservations
Free for members
$15 for guests of members
$30 at the door for non-members*
*Limited supply of tickets at the door
How do I get a ticket to a show?
Super Secret Arts doesn’t have tickets the way most live arts producers do. We’re built on a membership model. It’s essentially Netflix for live performance.
To come to a Super Secret Arts show, you either purchase a membership and then reserve a seat (for free), or come as a one-off guest of an existing member. Membership gives you unlimited, free access to all the shows happening on a monthly basis, space permitting. It’s like a $25 ticket that gets you in all month long. Going forward, that’s about 25 shows a month. It also gives you the ability to bring guests for $15/person to any of those shows.
Beginning in April, that membership will also entitle you to access to an array of digital offerings, including virtual reality versions of our live shows, exclusive video and audio content, and digital-only installations.
Does my membership auto-renew?
Yes, on a monthly basis, for the same rate of $25.
How do I cancel my membership?
Pause your membership first! Go to 'your account' and click 'join new plan'. Select 'Super Secret Membership Pause' - this plan is free, and keeps you in our community until you are able to attend again. If you prefer to cancel, you can do so from inside 'your account'.
Do I have to sign up in advance? Or can I just show up and buy a membership at the box office?
It helps us streamline the process if you do sign up and reserve seats in advance, but you can absolutely sign up (and purchase seats for any guests) when you arrive at the venue. QR codes linking to the sign-up page are prominently displayed in the lobby and entrance foyer. Simply scan the code, sign up, and show your confirmation email to the staff member at the door.
Can I buy a ticket for a guest at the door?
Yes, you can buy access for guests for $15/person at the door, whether you bought your membership ahead of time, or at the venue. We accept Venmo, cash, and credit cards.
I just want to come to one show. Can I just buy a single ticket?
If you only want to come to a single, specific show, you have two options: 1) You could go with someone that is a member as a guest of theirs for $15, with no further obligation on your part or 2) we have a limited number of single tickets available at the door ($30 for repertory programming, $39 for mainstage shows).
Ok I’m a member- what does this $25 monthly subscription give me?
Your membership gives you unlimited, free access to all of the shows happening in our Gowanus venue, space-permitting. Going forward, that’s about 25 shows a month. It also gives you the ability to bring guests for $15/person to any of those shows.
Beginning in Q1 of 2022, that membership will also entitle you to access to an array of digital offerings, including virtual reality versions of our live shows, exclusive video and audio content, and digital-only installations.
Where do the shows happen?
Currently, all shows happen at our Gowanus venue on the second floor of 400 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215. We’re a short walk from 4th and 9th FGR, and the B103 stops right outside our door. We’re around the corner from the Gowanus Whole Foods, if that helps.
What are your COVID policies?
We want everyone to be safe and stay healthy as we all traverse what is hopefully the tail end of the pandemic. We require proof of vaccination and a matching photo ID for entrance to any of our shows and events. We encourage mask wearing while not actively eating or drinking.
Tuesday, May 17
9:00pm Open Mic
salt & steep : a night of curated poetry and music
hosted by Cristina Pitter
Curated by Cristina Pitter, salt & steep gathers folks to experience poetry and music set to soothe and stir the soul, if only for an evening. Featuring Diane Exavier, Jaime Cepero, Matthew Bovee, Aya Aziz, Janelle Lawrence. The night wraps up with an open mic for those wishing to share new work in a brave space.
Cristina Pitter (they/she) is a queer multi-spirit afrolatine fat babe artist and abolitionist who wants to burn it all down and plant new seeds in the fertile soil. She also has the best laugh ever. SERIOUSLY. You may have seen her work at JACK, The Bushwick Starr, Target Margin Theatre, Abrons Art Center, Ensemble Studio Theatre, Mabou Mines, 59E59, Ars Nova, New Ohio Theatre, Joe’s Pub, The Tank, The Metropolitan Opera, or three separate but specific bathtubs. BFA Acting Brooklyn College. Follow her antics at cristinapitter.com
Diane Exavier is a writer, theatermaker and educator working at the intersection of performance and poetry. Her work has been presented with The New Group, BRIC Arts, The Bushwick Starr, Bowery Poetry Club, and more. Diane concerns herself with what she recognizes as the 4 L’s: love, loss, legacy, and land. Her book-length lyric, The Math of Saint Felix, was recently published by The 3rd Thing Press. Her most recent play Bernarda's Daughters, is now available to listen to as an Audible Theater release. A 2021 Jerome Foundation Finalist, Diane lives and works in Brooklyn.
JAIME CEPERO (He/They) is an Afro-Latinx Queer non-binary Actor, Writer, and Activist most well known for playing the prickly Ellis Boyd on NBC’s musical drama SMASH from exec producer Stephen Spielberg. TV: CONNECTING...(NBC), MESS (HereTV/Amazon). Film: DADDY, DATING MY MOTHER, JESS, I AM MICHAEL, THE GAME PLAN. Tours: PORGY & BESS 75th Anniversary National. Off-Broadway: NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD: THE MUSICAL! Regional: HAIR (Claude) Dallas Theater Center, GODSPELL(Judas) ACT Connecticut. JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR GOSPEL (Simon) Alliance Theater, YOU WILL NEVA ENTER OUR HIGH HOLY LAND OF BLACKNESS…(Marco Polo) Long Wharf Theater, CHOIR BOY (US Pharrus/David) The Geffen Playhouse. As a composer their musical Francois & The Rebels (a punkrock telling of the 1791 Haitian Revolution) was part of MTFmusicals 4X15 Workshop, JOE’S PUB New Musicals Concert Program, and the New Works Choreography lab at New York Theater Barn. He was a 2021 playwriting Cohort with Glaad/National Queer Theater, a 2X semi finalist in Times Square Alliance City Songwriting Competition, and a 2022 Gold Anthem Award recipient for his work in political activism.
Matt Bovee is a performer and creator living in Brooklyn. Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, he now works in New York as an actor, dancer, musician, choreographer, movement director, and teaching artist. As a creator, he is interested in compelling interactions between dance, text, and music in storytelling on stage and on camera. A graduate of UC San Diego’s joint Theater and Dance degree program, he specializes in movement-based, ensemble-driven, devised, and experimental approaches to material.
Aya Aziz is an interdisciplinary artist, songwriter, and educator from New York. Her musical, “Eh Dah? Questions for my Father” ran in New York Theatre Workshop’s 2019 Next Door series. She’s developing a new iteration of the musical with 59E59 Theaters, and is a current fellow with the Emerging Writer’s Group at The Public Theatre. Aya is also a NYFA grant recipient and is currently working on her debut album. You can find her single, “Rapids”, on all streaming platforms. When she's not making art, Aya works alongside youth activists at the YA-YA Network to get police and metal detectors out of public schools.
Janelle Lawrence is an interdisciplinary artist who specializes in highlighting the complexity and layers of our lives. What does it mean to specialize in this? Well, it means they use every tool: music, soundscaping, dialogue, poetry, conversation, body, movement, etc., to present and occasionally replicate the parts of us that are unique, special, and still shared. They have had their musicals, plays, and performance art presented in various theaters; The Kennedy Center, Legoland New York, Joe’s Pub, Seattle Public Theater, and National Black Theatre - but they no longer want that to define their artistic depth and experience. They have been crafting stories, examining (people), and attempting to dis/uncover how we grow together with their whole life; storytelling is what they do.