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Meredith Monk

 
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Stage Credits

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Showcase, 1981
Performer
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1966
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Off-Broadway, 1981]
Director
Choreographer

Writing

Conceiver/Music

Photos

Composer Meredith Monk joins the chorus in her composition 'Things Heavens and Hells' Photo

Composer Meredith Monk joins the chorus in her composition 'Things Heavens and Hells'

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Date:
03/06/2015

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Showcase, 1981
Performer

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1966
Performer

Productions

Director

Choreographer

Writing
Conceiver/Music

Meredith Monk Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 1985 - Sustained Achievement Gold Star
Meredith Monk
 
Obie Awards - 1976 - Special Citations Gold Star
Meredith MonkQuarry
 
Obie Awards - 1972 - Citations Gold Star
Meredith Monk Vessel

Meredith Monk News

CANNABIS! A VIPER VAUDEVILLE to be Presented by HERE and La MaMa Photo CANNABIS! A VIPER VAUDEVILLE to be Presented by HERE and La MaMa
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

The Obie Award-winning HERE will present the HERE Artist Residency Program production of Cannabis! A Viper Vaudeville. 

Cathy Weis Projects Announces Two SUNDAYS ON BROADWAY Events Photo Cathy Weis Projects Announces Two SUNDAYS ON BROADWAY Events
by A.A. Cristi - May 4, 2022

Cathy Weis Projects will present two Sundays on Broadway events in May. The evenings will feature new and in-progress works by seven stellar dance artists. Both events begin at 6pm. $10 suggested donation at the door. WeisAcres is located at 537 Broadway, #3 (between Prince and Spring Streets), in Manhattan.

MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB AND ALSO A SUBSTITUTE TEACHER to Premiere at La MaMa Photo MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB AND ALSO A SUBSTITUTE TEACHER to Premiere at La MaMa
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club and La MaMa Kids will present the world premiere of the new puppet musical Mary Had A Little Lamb And Also A Substitute Teacher as part of its 60th season.

Performances Added to La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival Featuring Compa√Ī√≠a Cuerpo de In Photo Performances Added to La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival Featuring Compa√Ī√≠a Cuerpo de Indias & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2022

La MaMa has added performances to the La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival. The final week of the festival will now run through Thursday, May 5, with upcoming performances by¬†Compa√Ī√≠a Cuerpo de Indias,¬†John Scott Dance, and¬†Valetango Company.

La MaMa & Collapsable Giraffe to Present the Premiere of Object Collection's LOOK OUT Photo La MaMa & Collapsable Giraffe to Present the Premiere of Object Collection's LOOK OUT SH!HEAD Episode 3
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 19, 2022

La MaMa, in association with¬†Collapsable Giraffe, will present the world premiere of¬†Object Collection‚Äôs¬†Look Out Sh!^head Episode 3, a multidisciplinary performance inspired by¬†√Čric Rohmer‚Äôs 1980 film cycle¬†Com√©dies et Proverbes, for two weeks this June.

THE DRAG SEED Opens This Week At La MaMa ETC Photo THE DRAG SEED Opens This Week At La MaMa ETC
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 28, 2022

Chicago's acclaimed Hell in a Handbag Productions makes a long-awaited return to New York with its 20th anniversary production of THE DRAG SEED, an unauthorized parody of the 1956 psychological horror-thriller film The Bad Seed. Written by Artistic Director David Cerda and directed by Cheryl Snodgrass, THE DRAG SEED begins performances March 31 at La MaMa.

Los Angeles Master Chorale Announces 2022-23 Season Photo Los Angeles Master Chorale Announces 2022-23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

The Los Angeles Master Chorale, led by Grant Gershon, Kiki & David Gindler Artistic Director, announced its 2022-23 season during GALA 2022, held on March 23, 2022, at Walt Disney Concert Hall in celebration of Gershon’s 20th anniversary season.

West Coast Premiere of AGING MAGICIAN to Close San Diego Opera's 2021-2022 Season Photo West Coast Premiere of AGING MAGICIAN to Close San Diego Opera's 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022

San Diego Opera's 2021 2022 will close with the West Coast Premiere of Aging Magician a hybrid opera/theatre piece that combines singing, choral work, puppetry, and performance art to create an incredibly unique theatrical experience.

Those Women Productions Announces Reading of THE MELTING POT Scheduled for April, H Photo Those Women Productions Announces Reading of THE MELTING POT Scheduled for April, HOUSE OF DESIRES Full Production
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 8, 2022

Those Women Productions has¬†announced two¬†upcoming projects: a staged reading of The Melting Pot by Carol Lashof on April 9 with original music by Erika Oba, and the full production this summer of the rarely performed ‚Äúcloak and dagger‚ÄĚ comedy House of Desires (Los empe√Īos de una casa) by the 17th century Mexican poet, playwright, and theologian, Sor Juana In√©s de la Cruz, translated by Catherine Boyle.

Pianist Sarah Cahill Releases New Album Photo Pianist Sarah Cahill Releases New Album
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 4, 2022

Pianist¬†Sarah Cahill, described as ‚Äúa sterling pianist and an intrepid illuminator of the classical avant-garde‚ÄĚ by¬†The New York Times,¬†releases¬†The Future is Female, Vol. 1, In¬†Nature,¬†today,¬†March 4, 2022,¬†on¬†First Hand Records.¬†The Future is Female¬†is a three-volume series, which celebrates and highlights women composers from the 17th century to the present¬†day. These albums encompass 30 compositions by women from around the globe and include many new commissioned works and world premiere recordings.

Meredith Monk Videos

Ju-eh + Hwarg Presents: THE LIVING DYING OPERA - An Innovative Musical Drama VideoJu-eh + Hwarg Presents: THE LIVING DYING OPERA - An Innovative Musical Drama
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 28, 2019

How can the art of opera relate to you? Maybe your experience has been dressing up nicely to attend the Met in New York, or seeing an opera at Milan's La Scala. Maybe it seems like something foreign and exclusive to the wealthy, or simply old-fashioned and too difficult to understand. Voice artist Ju-eh and composer Hwarg present a brand-new work with powerful singing and delicate electronics that makes the art of opera directly relatable to your emotions and experiences: The Living Dying Opera.


Meredith Monk Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Meredith Monk written?
Meredith Monk has written 1 shows including Specimen Days (Conceiver/Music).

What awards has Meredith Monk been nominated for?
Sustained Achievement (Obie Awards) Special Citations (Obie Awards) for Quarry and Citations (Obie Awards) for Vessel .

What awards has Meredith Monk won?
Sustained Achievement (Obie Awards) Special Citations (Obie Awards) for Quarryand Citations (Obie Awards) for Vessel.