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Showcase, 1981

Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1966

Meredith Monk Productions

[Off-Off-Broadway, 1981]



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Obie Awards - 1972 - Citations

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Ruth Goller Releases Otherworldly Debut LP 'SKYLLUMINA'

Explore the otherworldly debut LP 'SKYLLUMINA' by Ruth Goller. This music, featuring de-tuned bass and overdubbed vocals, is otherworldly and defiantly unclassifiable — far-out sibilant ice age siren songs that haunt like something conjured in a fever dream starring Björk, Meredith Monk, and Mike Watt. 

Lorelei Ensemble to Release Christopher Cerrone's BEAUFORT SCALES

Lorelei Ensemble will release the world premiere recording of Christopher Cerrone's Beaufort Scales on Friday, May 17, 2024 on the Cold Blue Music record label. Learn more about the album!

Available Light Theatre Presents YOU WILL GET SICK

Experience the technicolor journey of YOU WILL GET SICK, a play by Noah Diaz presented by Available Light Theatre. The play explores themes of illness, life, and connection, traversing various worlds with humor and magic. Featuring Jeanine Thompson and directed by Eleni Papaleonardos.

HIGH PRIEST A New Play By Paul Iacono Debuts At La MaMa In Free Reading This March

Experience the premiere reading of PAUL IACONO's 'HIGH PRIEST,' a captivating drama about Andy Warhol's Factory, directed by Rachel Klein.

Marga Gomez's SWIMMING WITH LESBIANS To Play La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club This Spring

GLAAD award winning solo performer Marga Gomez will return to The Club at La MaMa with the world premiere of Swimming With Lesbians, her 14th one person show, which will run from March 29th through April 7th, 2024. Written and performed by Marga Gomez and directed by David Schweizer the piece is a buoyant and bawdy romp, set aboard a fictional lesbian luxury ocean liner.

La MaMa Presents The World Premiere Of METCH= MUSIC, EXHIBITION, TEXTS, AND CHOREOGRAPHY, February 15�"25

Internationally renowned artist Ivo Dimchev, known for his radically imaginative performances, brings his latest solo work, METCH = Music, Exhibition, Texts, and Choreography to The Club at La MaMa. Performances will take place February 15-25, 2024.

Ruth Goller Announces Debut LP 'SKYLLUMINA'

Ruth Goller — who has performed with the likes of Alabaster DePlume, Shabaka Hutchings, Bex Burch, and Damon Albarn — announces SKYLLUMINA, her debut album. This music, featuring de-tuned bass and overdubbed vocals — far-out sibilant ice age siren songs that haunt like something conjured in a dream starring Björk, Meredith Monk, and Mike Watt.

Talea Ensemble And Harlem Chamber Players Release Julius Eastman's 'Femenine'

Talea Ensemble and Harlem Chamber Players have released Julius Eastman's 'Femenine' album on KAIROS.

Opera Saratoga Announces Additional Casting And Concert Series For 62nd Annual Summer Festival

Opera Saratoga announces additional casting and concert series for the company's 62nd annual Summer Festival.

La MaMa ETC to Begin 2024 With HUMANISMO PROJECT

La MaMa ETC will begin 2024 with the debut of its HUMANISMO PROJECT – a two-part series featuring new, contemporary adaptations of Aristotle and Euripides’ Medea – this winter and spring, it has been announced by Mia Yoo, La MaMa’s Artistic Director.

Ashley Chen Brings Unisson, Rush, Distances and More to La MaMa, November 30 �" December 10

Former Merce Cunningham Dance Company dancer, Ashley Chen comes to La MaMa with two diverse programs of dance in The Ellen Stewart Theatre.

Park Ave Armory Unveils 2024 Season Featuring ILLINOISE NYC Premiere & More

Park Avenue Armory has revealed its 2024 season, which will include exuberant performances created by groundbreaking choreographers, enveloping musical experiences, and more.

Ursula Oppens And Friends To Join Forces In A Celebratory Recital Honoring Her Life As A Musician At Merkin Concert Hall

Celebrating the legendary life of pianist Ursula Oppens, 'Ursula and Friends' will feature compositions written for her by esteemed colleagues and students.

Largest Ever Survey Show Of Legendary American Artist Opens At Haus Der Kunst In Munich

Haus der Kunst, Munich, has unveiled the most comprehensive survey ever of the work of legendary American artist Meredith Monk (b.1942, New York City) in the major retrospective Meredith Monk. Calling, opening 10 November 2023 and running until 3 March 2024.

BIG BANG Festival Comes to Bozar Next Month

BIG BANG is just around the corner, which is, of course, great news because the festival has since become one of the most adventurous music festivals for young fans of sound and image. BIG BANG takes children seriously and programmes top performers who already dare to colour outside the lines. 

Pianist Ursula Oppens Joins All-Star Lineup for Philip Glass's The Complete Etudes at Lincoln Center

Join pianist Ursula Oppens and a stellar lineup of acclaimed pianists for a marathon concert of Philip Glass's Complete Etudes at Lincoln Center. Celebrate the release of a new special edition boxed set and experience the unforgettable music of Glass on November 19, 2023.

The USC Department of Theatre and Dance Performs a Fall Concert This November

The USC Department of Theatre and Dance will present a thrilling mix of classical ballet and innovative contemporary dance in the USC Dance Company Fall Concert, November 9-10 at the Koger Center for the Arts.

GatherNYC Hosts Sixteen Sunday Morning Concerts at Museum of Arts and Design in Columbus Circle

GatherNYC has announced its 2023-24 season at the series’ home venue, Museum of Arts and Design. Learn more about the full season here!

LA MAMA PUPPET FESTIVAL to Present Four World Premieres & More in November

Explore the La MaMa Puppet Festival's thrilling lineup of four world-premiere shows. Experience the innovative and captivating puppetry performances as talented artists take the stage. Don't miss your chance to witness the latest creations in this exciting event.

World Premiere Of CULTIVAR And THE GARDEN By Composer Kamala Sankaram At Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Experience the world premiere of 'Cultivar' and 'The Garden' by composer Kamala Sankaram at Brooklyn Botanic Garden. These unique pieces were inspired by trees in the Garden's collection. Join us on September 30 and October 1 at 2 PM. Tickets included with Garden admission. Reserve at


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

Meredith Monk has been nominated for several awards throughout her career. She has received nominations for Sustained Achievement at the Obie Awards. Additionally, she has been recognized with Special Citations for her work on Quarry and Citations for her work on Vessel at the Obie Awards. These nominations highlight the recognition and acclaim that Meredith Monk has received for her contributions to the performing arts.

Meredith Monk has won several awards for her work in the Broadway industry. She has received the Sustained Achievement award from the Obie Awards. Additionally, she has been honored with Special Citations for her productions Quarryand and Citations for her show Vessel. These accolades recognize her exceptional contributions to the Broadway community and highlight her talent and creativity in the field.

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