Laurie Anderson News

Date of Birth: June 15, 1947 (70)
Birth Place: Glen Ellyn, IL, USA
Gender: Female
The Screens of Times Square to Get Psychedelic with August's Midnight MomentThe Screens of Times Square to Get Psychedelic with August's Midnight Moment
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2017

In partnership with Upfor Gallery, Times Square Arts presents artist MSHR's Convolution Weave~Lattice Domain on Times Square's electronic billboards from 11:57 p.m. to midnight every night in August. (more...)

Abramorama Rolls Out National Theatrical Tour for TURN IT AROUND: The Story of East Bay PunkAbramorama Rolls Out National Theatrical Tour for TURN IT AROUND: The Story of East Bay Punk
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

Abramorama will kick off the national film tour of TURN IT AROUND: THE STORY OF EAST BAY PUNK with a week long run at the IFC Center in New York City on July 28, 2017 and exclusive one night only showings and week long runs in cities across North America in tandem with Green Day's Revolution Radio World Tour. More than 60 theaters have already been booked with more to come.  See below for the current list and check  https://eastbaypunk.com/  for regular updates.  (more...)

Abramorama Rolls Out National Theatrical Tour for Turn It AroundAbramorama Rolls Out National Theatrical Tour for Turn It Around
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

Abramorama will kick off the national film tour of TURN IT AROUND: THE STORY OF EAST BAY PUNK with a week long run at the IFC Center in New York City on July 28, 2017 and exclusive one night only showings and week long runs in cities across North America in tandem with Green Day's Revolution Radio World Tour. (more...)

Trajal Harrell's HOOCHIE KOOCHIE Performance Exhibition Set for Barbican Art GalleryTrajal Harrell's HOOCHIE KOOCHIE Performance Exhibition Set for Barbican Art Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2017

This summer, Barbican Art Gallery presents the first ever performance exhibition of the New York- based choreographer and dancer Trajal Harrell. Following a two-year residency at The Museum of Modern Art, New York (2014 - 2016), this ambitious project stages over 14 of Harrell's performances including one of the earliest works he created in 1999, right through to now in a changing, daily programme of live performances. (more...)

TIME SPY Brings a New Dimension to the Electronic Billboards of Times SquareTIME SPY Brings a New Dimension to the Electronic Billboards of Times Square
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

In partnership with the Audemars Piguet Art Commission, Times Square Arts presents artist Sun Xun's Time Spy on Times Square's electronic billboards from 11:57 p.m. to midnight every night in July. This project is a part of Midnight Moment, a monthly presentation by The Times Square Advertising Coalition (TSAC) and Times Square Arts. One of China's most prominent young artists, Sun Xun created Time Spy for the second Audemars Piguet Art Commission in partnership with Sean Kelly Gallery, Edouard Malingue Gallery and Shanghart Gallery as part of a large-scale immersive multimedia installation first presented during Art Basel in Miami Beach in December 2016. (more...)

Frost Art Museum FIU to Celebrate the Art of Mexican PhotographyFrost Art Museum FIU to Celebrate the Art of Mexican Photography
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2017

The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum FIU celebrates the art of Mexican photography this summer with two exhibitions: Becoming Mexico: The Photographs of Manuel Carrilloand Possible Worlds: Photography and Fiction in Mexican Contemporary Art. The opening reception is free, open to the public on Saturday, July 8, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. (directions to Florida International University). (more...)

Jeff Tweedy Album Out Today; Sold Out Festival BeginsJeff Tweedy Album Out Today; Sold Out Festival Begins
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

Jeff Tweedy's Together At Last is out today on dBpm Records. Recorded at Tweedy's Chicago studio The Loft, the new album features intimate renditions of 11 songs previously released by Wilco and by Tweedy's occasional side projects Loose Fur and Golden Smog. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Slates 2017 Without Walls FestivalLa Jolla Playhouse Slates 2017 Without Walls Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

La Jolla Playhouse, nationally-renowned for its commitment to the development of new work and new theatrical forms, is pleased to announce the dates and selected projects and collaborators for its third Without Walls (WoW) Festival of immersive and site-based work. (more...)

Jeff Tweedy Set for Two Nights on Seth Meyers + New Album Out FridayJeff Tweedy Set for Two Nights on Seth Meyers + New Album Out Friday
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2017

Singer, songwriter and guitarist Jeff Tweedy makes his debut on NBC's Late Night with Seth Meyers tonight performing “I Am Trying To Break Your Heart” from his forthcoming solo acoustic album Together At Last. (more...)

Candoco Dance Company Announces New Commission from Yasmeen GodderCandoco Dance Company Announces New Commission from Yasmeen Godder
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2017

Multi-award-winning and internationally recognised choreographer Yasmeen Godder will premiere her new work Face In this Autumn, commissioned by Candoco Dance Company and performed by their company of disabled and non-disabled dancers. (more...)

Brooklyn Welcomes 35TH ANNUAL MERMAID PARADE 6/17Brooklyn Welcomes 35TH ANNUAL MERMAID PARADE 6/17
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Coney Island USA's 35th Annual Mermaid Parade will begin at 1 pm on Saturday, June 17, 2017. The parade starts at the corner of West 21st Street and Surf Avenue, and proceeds east on Surf Avenue to West 10th Street, where it turns south to the Boardwalk, and then north back to Steeplechase Plaza, where it concludes. (more...)

Cynthia Hopkins' ARTICLES OF FAITH to Debut at LUMBERYARD in the City FestivalCynthia Hopkins' ARTICLES OF FAITH to Debut at LUMBERYARD in the City Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2017

LUMBERYARD Contemporary Performing Arts will present the world premiere of Articles of Faith, a new, autobiographical performance work by the acclaimed interdisciplinary theater artist Cynthia Hopkins, June 15-17 at The Kitchen, as part of the second annual LUMBERYARD in the City festival. Hopkins created Articles of Faith in collaboration with designer Jeff Sugg after the destruction of her home, work studio, records and materials in a May 2015 fire. (more...)

BWW Previews: MENARA INGATAN by Teater Garasi in Teater Kecil, JakartaBWW Previews: MENARA INGATAN by Teater Garasi in Teater Kecil, Jakarta
by Yuliani Supandji - May 16, 2017

Teater Garasi / Garasi Performance Institute and Bakti Budaya Djarum Foundation, in collaboration with Jakarta Arts Council, present a musical theatre performance (muziktheatre) MENARA INGATAN, based on the composition by Yennu Ariendra (Teater Garasi's own artists and Melancholic Bitch music group) in Teater Kecil, Taman Ismail Marzuki Jakarta, May 24-25. (more...)

Julia Sherman Releases Debut Cookbook 'SALAD FOR PRESIDENT'Julia Sherman Releases Debut Cookbook 'SALAD FOR PRESIDENT'
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Artist, cook, creative director, and author Julia Sherman has announced the release of her debut cookbook, Salad for President: A Cookbook Inspired by Artists.  (more...)

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Adds Two New Opportunities to Experience Trisha Brown Dance CompanyJacob's Pillow Dance Festival Adds Two New Opportunities to Experience Trisha Brown Dance Company
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival has added two more opportunities for audiences to experience Trisha Brown Dance Company. Originally a five-performance run, August 16-19 in the Ted Shawn Theatre, the Pillow has added a Thursday matinee to the company's schedule. Members of Trisha Brown Dance Company will also perform the site-specific work Trisha Brown: In Plain Site at the Clark Art Institute on Sunday, August 13, a co-presentation of Jacob's Pillow Dance and the Clark. An icon of American dance with extensive Jacob's Pillow connections spanning more than 30 years, choreographer Trisha Brown died March 18, 2017. In a New York Times obituary, chief dance critic Alastair Macaulay wrote “Few dance inventors have so combined the cerebral and sensuous sides of dance as Ms. Brown did, and few have been as influential. Her choreography…helped shape generations of modern dance creators into the 21st century.” (more...)

Deborah Harry and Chris Stein of Blondie Named Mermaid Parade Queen and KingDeborah Harry and Chris Stein of Blondie Named Mermaid Parade Queen and King
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

Coney Island USA's 35th Annual Mermaid Parade will begin at 1 pm on Saturday, June 17, 2017. The parade starts at the corner of West 21st Street and Surf Avenue, and proceeds east on Surf Avenue to West 10th Street, where it turns south to the Boardwalk, and then north back to Steeplechase Plaza, where it concludes. (more...)

Center For Arts Education Presents ARTS JAM 2017 TonightCenter For Arts Education Presents ARTS JAM 2017 Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

The Center For Arts Education presents ARTS JAM 2017, a festive evening in support of arts education tonight - Monday, May 1, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at Slate, 54 West 21st Street, NYC. (more...)

Garland Jeffreys' New Album '14 Steps To Harlem' Released to Critical AcclaimGarland Jeffreys' New Album '14 Steps To Harlem' Released to Critical Acclaim
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

Acclaimed artist Garland Jeffreys' new album, 14 Steps To Harlem, is out now via Luna Park Records/Rough Trade. (more...)

Garland Jeffreys' New Album '14 Steps To Harlem' Out TodayGarland Jeffreys' New Album '14 Steps To Harlem' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

Garland Jeffreys' highly anticipated new album, 14 Steps To Harlem, is set for April 28 release on Luna Park Records/Rough Trade. (more...)

Doug Wieselman's Trio S Releases 'Somewhere Glimmer' 6/23Doug Wieselman's Trio S Releases 'Somewhere Glimmer' 6/23
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

Somewhere Glimmer is the second album by Trio S - the acclaimed group helmed by clarinetist Doug Wieselman, featuring Jane Scarpantoni on cello and Kenny Wollesen on drums and percussion. (more...)

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