The Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) and small theatre groups collaborated on Off Broadway in the Boros: Pop-Ups, a series of five outdoor pop-up performances that took place from October 23 through October 26, 2020 in public plazas across the five boroughs. The performances were created to provide support for artists and organizations struggling during the pandemic.
The participating organizations were: Pregones/PRTT, The Bushwick Starr, La Mama, The Chocolate Factory, and A Collaboration: Kaleidoscope Entertainment and Staten Island Illuminart Productions.
Off Broadway in the Boros: Pop-Ups builds on MOME's Broadway in the Boros series of free, outdoor performances by Broadway casts throughout the summer, as well as Off Broadway in the Boros performances that have taken place in public spaces. More details about Off Broadway in the Boros: Pop-Ups can be found here.
The five, 20-minute performances are available to view online.