Deborah Hay News

Adrienne Truscott Brings THIS to New York Live ArtsAdrienne Truscott Brings THIS to New York Live Arts
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

FCA Recipient and 2014 Doris Duke Impact Awardee Adrienne Truscott, the radical comedian, activist and performance artist best know for her blistering satire about rape culture, Adrienne Truscott's Asking For It: A One-Lady Rape about Comedy Starring Her P*ssy and Little Else!, will premiere her latest work THIS at New York Live Arts.  (more...)

Radical Comedian, Activist and Performance Artist, Brings Her Latest Work To New York Live ArtsRadical Comedian, Activist and Performance Artist, Brings Her Latest Work To New York Live Arts
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

 FCA Recipient and 2014 Doris Duke Impact Awardee Adrienne Truscott, the radical comedian, activist and performance artist best know for her blistering satire about rape culture, Adrienne Truscott's Asking For It: A One-Lady Rape about Comedy Starring Her P*ssy and Little Else!, will premier her latest work THIS at New York Live Arts.  Commissioned by New York Live Arts and presented through its Live Feed creative residency program, performance dates are April 5 through 8, 7:30pm, at New York Lives Arts, 219 West 19th Street, NYC. For tickets and information, call 212 924 0077 or visit newyorklivearts.??????? (more...)

POLYPHONE Festival to Return to University of the Arts This SpringPOLYPHONE Festival to Return to University of the Arts This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

The University of the Arts' Ira Brind School of Theater Arts announces the lineup for year three of Polyphone, a 'festival of the emerging musical' at UArts in Philadelphia. (more...)

SITI Company's John Cage-Inspired Play CHESS MATCH NO. 5 Headed to Abingdon This SpringSITI Company's John Cage-Inspired Play CHESS MATCH NO. 5 Headed to Abingdon This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

Abingdon Theatre Company, under the artistic direction of Tony Speciale, presents the world premiere of CHESS MATCH NO. 5, conceived and directed by Anne Bogart, with text arranged by Jocelyn Clarke from the words of John Cage. (more...)

Danielle Agami Collaborates with Wilco's Glenn Kotche for CALLING GLENNDanielle Agami Collaborates with Wilco's Glenn Kotche for CALLING GLENN
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

Israel has long been a hotbed for contemporary dance, with Batsheva Dance Company at its epicenter. Velocity + Seattle Theatre Group present former Batsheva dancer Danielle Agami's new work, Calling Glenn, for her Los Angeles based company Ate9, named one of the country's "hottest cultural commodities" (Dance Magazine). Rhythmic anchor of the beloved band Wilco, Glenn Kotche, performs original live music. (more...)

DanceWorks Presents THROWDOWN COLLECTIVE, 2/9-11DanceWorks Presents THROWDOWN COLLECTIVE, 2/9-11
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

DanceWorks, Toronto's longest running contemporary dance series, proudly presents the acclaimed Throwdown Collective in an evening of two powerful works: the world premiere ofYlem (3 Eggs Ago) commissioned from Montreal choreographer Lina Cruz, and the Collective's own award-winning creation, Various Concert. Throwdown Collective performs Thursday February 9 through Saturday February 11 at 8pm at Harbourfront Centre Theatre as part of the NextSteps series. (more...)

Gibney Dance Names Ben Pryor Director of Performance & Residency ProgramsGibney Dance Names Ben Pryor Director of Performance & Residency Programs
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

Gibney Dance has named Ben Pryor Director of Performance and Residency Programs. (more...)

Deborah Hay, Laurie Anderson, Cullberg Ballet Unite for FIGURE A SEADeborah Hay, Laurie Anderson, Cullberg Ballet Unite for FIGURE A SEA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

Deborah Hay, a founding member of Judson Dance Theater, is one of the most radical and influential  choreographers of our time. Where else but Peak Performances to present the US Premiere of her new work, Figure a Sea Set to a score by legendary electronic music pioneer Laurie Anderson and performed by 20 dancers of Sweden's adventurous Cullberg Ballet, Figure a Sea makes its US Premiere October 6th through October 9th at Peak Performances, which has become the new home for the best in modern dance. (more...)

Deborah Hay, Laurie Anderson, Cullberg Ballet Unite for FIGURE A SEADeborah Hay, Laurie Anderson, Cullberg Ballet Unite for FIGURE A SEA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2016

Deborah Hay, a founding member of Judson Dance Theater, is one of the most radical and influential  choreographers of our time. Where else but Peak Performances to present the US Premiere of her new work, Figure a Sea Set to a score by legendary electronic music pioneer Laurie Anderson and performed by 20 dancers of Sweden's adventurous Cullberg Ballet, Figure a Sea makes its US Premiere October 6th through October 9th at Peak Performances, which has become the new home for the best in modern dance. (more...)

Velocity Presents THE FALL KICK-OFFVelocity Presents THE FALL KICK-OFF
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2016

Celebrate the official kick-off to the vibrant Seattle Dance Season. The Fall Kick-Off is one of Velocity's most high-energy weekends of dance and performance. Each night brings together some of Seattle's most gifted and charismatic artists to celebrate the talent and innovation of the Pacific Northwest's contemporary dance scene. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, re-live the best performance moments of 2016 and preview what's to come in 2017 with the Seattle Dance Showcases! (more...)

Seattle's Hub for Contemporary Dance and Performance Celebrates A Remarkable 20 YearsSeattle's Hub for Contemporary Dance and Performance Celebrates A Remarkable 20 Years
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2016

For 20 years, Velocity has gathered people on Capitol Hill around a common love of making, experiencing, experimenting and watching dance. But in recent years, since a new team came onboard after Velocity lost its home in the old Oddfellows Building, it's been on-fire: growing ticket sales 348% over four years, launching Seattle artists onto the national stage, and garnering attention from around the country for its visionary leadership as an artist-led, community centered dance center. (more...)

April Matthis Receives 2016 Ruth Maleczech Award TonightApril Matthis Receives 2016 Ruth Maleczech Award Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

Actor/performer April Matthis is the recipient of the 2016 Ruth Maleczech Award, created last year to honor the memory of the legendary and beloved downtown actress and director who passed away in 2013. The award ceremony takes place tonight, July 26, at 7pm at the Howl! Happening: An Arturo Vega Project gallery in the East Village. (more...)

April Matthis to Receive 2016 Ruth Maleczech AwardApril Matthis to Receive 2016 Ruth Maleczech Award
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2016

Actor/performer April Matthis is the recipient of the 2016 Ruth Maleczech Award, created last year to honor the memory of the legendary and beloved downtown actress and director who passed away in 2013. The award ceremony takes place on July 26 at 7pm at the Howl! Happening: An Arturo Vega Project gallery in the East Village. (more...)

Peak Performances Sets 2016-17 SeasonPeak Performances Sets 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2016

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Pat Catterson's NOW. Installation Event Set for NYU Tisch Later This MonthPat Catterson's NOW. Installation Event Set for NYU Tisch Later This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

NOW. is a multimedia / performance / installation event directed and choreographed by Pat Catterson in collaboration with dance media artist Paul Galando and presented by NYU Tisch Dance and New Media Department today and Sunday, January 30 & 31, 2016 at 12 Noon. This immersive performance captures dancers in single moments in time and place performing simultaneously both in real and virtual time. (more...)

Pat Catterson's NOW. Installation Event Set for NYU Tisch Later This MonthPat Catterson's NOW. Installation Event Set for NYU Tisch Later This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2016

NOW. is a multimedia / performance / installation event directed and choreographed by Pat Catterson in collaboration with dance media artist Paul Galando and presented by NYU Tisch Dance and New Media Department on Saturday and Sunday, January 30 & 31, 2016 at 12 Noon. This immersive performance captures dancers in single moments in time and place performing simultaneously both in real and virtual time. (more...)

BWW Review: RUDE MECHS delivers a striking portrayal of the human conditionBWW Review: RUDE MECHS delivers a striking portrayal of the human condition
by Christina Pandolfi - Oct 12, 2015

Rude Mechs served up stirring, evocative theater this past Thursday in the New York Live Arts installation of their esteemed show, Match-Play. Adapted from Deborah Hay's Bessie award-winning dance, “The Match,” the piece infuses Hay's original choreography and score with original text from Rude Mechs' co-founder Kirk Lynn to spark a theatrical study of perception: How does a human being relate to consciousness?  (more...)

Velocity to Offer Encore Performance of Peggy Piacenza's TOUCH ME HEREVelocity to Offer Encore Performance of Peggy Piacenza's TOUCH ME HERE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2015

Velocity is thrilled to bring the encore performance of Peggy Piacenza's Touch Me Here, a multi-disciplinary movement memoir created and performed by Piacenza, with an original live score by cellist Scott Bell. (more...)

STRICTLY SEATTLE 2015 Kicks Off This Weekend at VelocitySTRICTLY SEATTLE 2015 Kicks Off This Weekend at Velocity
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2015

Super-charged Strictly Seattle performances feature seven new works by some of Seattle's most celebrated choreographers: 2015 Guggenheim Fellow Zoe Scofield, Pat Graney, Kate Wallich, Anna Conner, Shannon Stewart, Kaitlin McCarthy and Bryon Carr, plus new shorts from KT Niehoff's Dance Film Track at Broadway Performance Hall this weekend, July 24 + 25. (more...)

Okwui Okpokwasili Among New York Live Arts' 2015-16 Residency ArtistsOkwui Okpokwasili Among New York Live Arts' 2015-16 Residency Artists
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2015

New York Live Arts today announced the recipients of a number of new works residency programs for the 2015-16 season and beyond as part of its newly envisioned new work development program, reflecting a renewed, industry-leading commitment to the support of the creative process. The celebrated New York-based writer, performer and choreographer Okwui Okpokwasili will be the organization's third recipient of the Resident Commissioned Artist (RCA) award, the largest of its kind in the nation. Andrea Kleine, Sonya Tayeh, Adrienne Truscott, Preeti Vasudevan, Larissa Velez-Jackson and Gillian Walsh have been curated to develop new work to premiere in future seasons on the New York Live Arts stage through the Live Feed Program (formerly Studio Series). (more...)

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