Tony Winner Lemon Andersen to Close 2013 BEAT Festival
ABOUT BEAT (BROOKLYN EMERGING ARTISTS IN THEATER)
BEAT (Brooklyn Emerging Artists in Theater) is a performing arts initiative for the community of Brooklyn. BEAT seeks to present performance events that express our profound diversity, celebrate our finest spaces and unify our broad, expansive community. BEAT is wholly dedicated to fostering and creating new audiences for Brooklyn's finest performing artists. Ultimately, BEAT is committed to supporting and presenting performing artists who are offering tremendous innovation in the art of performance, and connecting these artists to each other in the hopes of birthing new work and new forms.
The BEAT Festival is a yearly fall festival showcasing the greatest works of Brooklyn's finest performing artists. It is a borough-wide festival, with shows in traditional theaters and unusual spaces. Through the events of the festival, new collaborations and performance experiences will be created.