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Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents UNAVAILABLE MEMORY: IN CONVERSATION WITH CUNNINGHAM  Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents UNAVAILABLE MEMORY: IN CONVERSATION WITH CUNNINGHAM & CAGE, October 27-29
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

Unavailable Memory: In Conversation with Cunningham & Cage is an evening of dance and music presenting Merce Cunningham's Totem Ancestor (1942) and Loops (1971) and six piano compositions by John Cage.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents 'Unavailable Memory: In Conversation With Cunningham Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents 'Unavailable Memory: In Conversation With Cunningham & Cage' Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2022

Unavailable Memory: In Conversation with Cunningham & Cage is an evening of dance and music presenting Merce Cunningham's Totem Ancestor (1942) and Loops (1971) and six piano compositions by John Cage.

The Lyric and Hudson Theatres Become Broadway's First Certified Sensory Inclusive The Photo The Lyric and Hudson Theatres Become Broadway's First Certified Sensory Inclusive Theatres
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2022

KultureCity has partnered with the Lyric Theatre and the Hudson Theatre to make these Broadway houses and all the programs and events that the two theatres host to be sensory inclusive.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Announces Fall 2022 Season of Dance, Music, and Installation Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Announces Fall 2022 Season of Dance, Music, and Installation
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2022

​​​​​​​ Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) has announced the Fall 2022 season of dance, music, and installation presented in BAC's performance spaces, October 17–December 17. All tickets for BAC Presents events are on sale now.

Portland Drummer José Medeles to Share Tribute to John Fahey with 'Railroad Cadences Photo Portland Drummer José Medeles to Share Tribute to John Fahey with 'Railroad Cadences & Melancholic Anthems'
by Marissa Tomeo - May 12, 2022

Led by drummer José Medeles (Breeders, 1939 Ensemble, Revival Drum Shop), Railroad Cadences & Melancholic Anthems is a drummer’s tribute to guitarist and DIY iconoclast John Fahey. Joined for a series of guitar and drum duets with M. Ward, experimental guitarist Marisa Anderson, and Chris Funk (Decemberists, Stephen Malkmus), it’s a genuinely honorific project, featuring not Fahey compositions, but rather a series of improvised rendezvous inspired and informed by his looseness and rhythmic idiosyncrasies.

Alameda Launches Much Anticipated New Waterfront Park At with Kickoff Event Photo Alameda Launches Much Anticipated New Waterfront Park At with Kickoff Event
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 9, 2022

After years of work and development in the burgeoning Alameda Point Waterfront District, Alameda's Waterfront Park located on the former naval base gets its official launch on Saturday April 9 with the Waterfront Park Launch Fest.

Sara Mearns to Perform at The Joyce Theater in March Photo Sara Mearns to Perform at The Joyce Theater in March
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2022

The Joyce Theater Foundation will present one of classical ballet’s biggest stars, Sara Mearns, for a highly anticipated evening of dance that stretches far beyond classical ballet with unpredictable collaborations.

Pauline Kim Harris's 'Wild At Heart' Out On Sono Luminus Friday Photo Pauline Kim Harris's 'Wild At Heart' Out On Sono Luminus Friday
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 19, 2021

On Thursday, November 4, 2021, violinist Pauline Kim Harris will feature the latest iterations of her Chaconne Project in two sets at Arts on Site (12 St. Marks Pl.). In the 6:30pm set, she will perform solo works from her new album Wild at Heart in celebration of its October 22 release on Sono Luminus.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents IN CONVERSATION WITH MERCE Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents IN CONVERSATION WITH MERCE
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) opens its fall 2021 digital season with In Conversation with Merce, a filmed presentation featuring a suite of solos and duets from Merce Cunningham's Landrover, and two world premieres by Liz Gerring and Kyle Abraham created in response to the 1972 work. The program includes interviews with the choreographers and with Merce Cunningham Trust stager Jamie Scott and trustee Patricia Lent.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Announces Fall 2021 Digital Season Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Announces Fall 2021 Digital Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 19, 2021

Baryshnikov Arts Center announces the Fall 2021 digital season of free online presentations, including four world premieres made possible by BAC Artist Commissions.

John King Videos

VIDEO: KENNEDY CENTER HONORS Host Stephen Colbert Pays Tribute to Michelle Obama
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 8, 2014

CNN's John King shared video of a funny moment by Stephen Colbert as he hosted this year's Kennedy Center Awards in Washington DC. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: ETHEL's Documerica Returns to BAM, 10/2
by Stage Tube - Sep 24, 2013

Acclaimed nationwide for eclectic programming and virtuoso performances, string quartet ETHEL returns to the BAM Next Wave Festival to premiere its largest and most ambitious undertaking to date,Documerica. Inspired by the Environmental Protection Agency's Project Documerica-a massive 'snapshot' of America showcased in an astonishing archive of images captured during the recession-plagued, tumultuous 1970s-this multimedia meditation interweaves over 3,000 vintage photographs with commissioned contemporary music for a landmark work.