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Spin Cycle and JCS Theater Company Extend the World Premiere of ADJUST THE PROCEDURE Photo Spin Cycle and JCS Theater Company Extend the World Premiere of ADJUST THE PROCEDURE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 4, 2021

Spin Cycle and JCS Theater Company have announced an extension of the World Premiere of ADJUST THE PROCEDURE, a new play by Jake Shore (The Devil Is On The Loose With An Axe In Marshalltown, Holy Moly, and Down The Mountain And Across The Stream) conceived during the pandemic and created with Zoom theater in mind.

NYTB/Chamber Works Presents Spring 2020 REP at Danspace Project Photo NYTB/Chamber Works Presents Spring 2020 REP at Danspace Project
by Stephi Wild - Dec 13, 2019

NYTB/Chamber Works (Diana Byer, Founder and Artistic Director) announces its return to Danspace Project with their REP program (February 13 - 15), this year featuring two world premieres: Robert La Fosse's A Soldier's Tale and Antonia Franceschi's untitled new work. The program also features Sir Richard Alston's company premiere of Shimmer and Pam Tanowitz's Double Andante.

LUMBERYARD and Bill T. Jones/New York Live Arts Address Gaps in New York City's Perfo Photo LUMBERYARD and Bill T. Jones/New York Live Arts Address Gaps in New York City's Performing Arts Presenting Ecosystem
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 21, 2019

On Tuesday, November 19, LUMBERYARD Center for Film and Performing Arts partnered with Bill T. Jones/New York Live Arts to host an event at the Park Avenue Armory addressing a growing structural challenge facing the city's performing arts presenting field: the need for technical-rehearsal residencies for NYC-based artists to develop new work. The event included a panel conversation moderated by Joe Melillo, Executive Producer Emeritus of the Brooklyn Academy of Music, and featuring five acclaimed New York City-based performing artists:

UCLA Arts Announces Fall 2019 Public Events Photo UCLA Arts Announces Fall 2019 Public Events
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 10, 2019

The UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture will present more than 200 public events this fall. Featured in exhibitions, lectures, screenings, and performances are emerging and established artists, designers, architects, dancers, writers, musicians, policymakers, and cultural critics whose diverse work and perspectives will enliven the campus a?" and Los Angeles a?" and will offer insight and context for our current cultural climate. Many of the events are free and all are open to the public.

CAP UCLA Presents A Pick Up Performance Company(s) Production 217 BOXES OF DR. HENRY  Photo CAP UCLA Presents A Pick Up Performance Company(s) Production 217 BOXES OF DR. HENRY ANONYMOUS
by Sarah Hookey - Aug 27, 2019

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA) in association with the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television presents A Pick Up Performance Company(s) Production of 217 Boxes of Dr. Henry Anonymous on Friday, October 11, at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 12 at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. at Freud Playhouse.

Public Tickets On Sale July 15 for UCLA Arts Season Photo Public Tickets On Sale July 15 for UCLA Arts Season
by Julie Musbach - Jul 15, 2019

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance's (CAP UCLA) individual tickets for the 2019-20 season go on sale to the public today, Monday, July 15 at cap.ucla.edu, via Ticketmaster, by phone 310-825-2101 and at the UCLA Central Ticket Office.

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance Announces 2019‚Ä"20 Season Photo UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance Announces 2019‚Ä"20 Season
by Julie Musbach - May 2, 2019

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA) today unveiled the 2019-20 season lineup honoring "We, the People" -- as artists, performers, thought leaders, change-makers and spectators. CAP UCLA continues to bring bold programming from around the world to the Los Angeles community to advance social justice conversations through contemporary dance, music, theater, and literature.

Chilean Playwright/Director Manuela Infante's ESTADO VEGETAL Runs May 2-3 Photo Chilean Playwright/Director Manuela Infante's ESTADO VEGETAL Runs May 2-3
by Julie Musbach - Apr 26, 2019

Baryshnikov Arts Center presents Estado Vegetal (Vegetative State), an exuberant and polyphonic one-woman show written and directed by Manuela Infante,one of the most prolific voices in contemporary Chilean and Latin American theater (May 2-3).

2019 International Festival Of Arts and Ideas Lineup Announced Photo 2019 International Festival Of Arts and Ideas Lineup Announced
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2019

The International Festival of Arts & Ideas today announced complete details for Festival 2019, which opens on June 8 and continues for two weeks through June 22 in New Haven, Connecticut.

BLEACH Announces Final Extension Through March 30 Photo BLEACH Announces Final Extension Through March 30
by Julie Musbach - Mar 18, 2019

The US Premiere of BLEACH by Dan Ireland-Reeves will extend through March 30, 2019. This award-winning underground hit, seen throughout the UK as well as in Paris, Stockholm, London and Dublin, made its US premiere in January in an intimate, immersive production performed for an audience of 10.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble, Plus Adam Rosenblatt Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble, Plus Adam Rosenblatt
by Tori Hartshorn - Mar 14, 2019

 Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) continues its Spring 2019 season on Friday, April 12, 2019 at 7:30pm with a performance by St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble +Adam Rosenblatt, percussionist, at BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater (450 W. 37th Street). Rosenblatt will perform Belgian composer Thierry de Mey's theatrical and dramatic piece Light Music, in which movements and gestures produce light and sound through interactive technology. This interdisciplinary solo performance will be bookended by Viennese classics - Joseph Haydn's festive Divertimento for Strings from 1754 and Joseph Lanner's charming 19th century waltzes, performed by the St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble. These virtuosic musicians make up the artistic core of the renowned Orchestra of St. Luke's - who share the performing arts complex with BAC at 450 W. 37th Street.

US Premiere Of UK Underground Hit BLEACH Extends Through March 24 Photo US Premiere Of UK Underground Hit BLEACH Extends Through March 24
by Julie Musbach - Feb 25, 2019

The US Premiere of BLEACH by Dan Ireland-Reeves will extend for an additional 2 weeks. This award-winning underground hit, seen throughout the UK as well as in Paris, Stockholm and Dublin, made its US premiere in January in an intimate, immersive production performed for an audience of 10.

George Street Playhouse Announces Casting For A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Photo George Street Playhouse Announces Casting For A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 5, 2018

The hit comedy A Doll's House, Part 2 by Lucas Hnath, nominated for eight Tony Awards during its 2017 Broadway run, will premiere at George Street Playhouse's current venue, 103 College Farm Road in New Brunswick, NJ, featuring Kellie Overbey (Broadway's The Coast of Utopia) in the leading role of Nora Helmer.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents Quodlibet Ensemble: Biber, Martynov + Sharlat Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents Quodlibet Ensemble: Biber, Martynov + Sharlat
by Tori Hartshorn - Oct 25, 2018

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) concludes its Fall 2018 season on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 7:30pm with Quodlibet Ensemble: Music by Biber, Martynov + Sharlat at BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater (450 W. 37th Street). Quodlibet (Latin for 'whatever pleases') Ensemble is a string chamber orchestra of some of today's most sought-after musicians who come from top string quartets as well as period and new music groups. Highlighting their musical diversity, the ensemble performs an eclectic evening of classical music that spans different time periods and styles.

Isabella Rossellini's LINK LINK CIRCUS Comes to Baryshnikov Arts Center Photo Isabella Rossellini's LINK LINK CIRCUS Comes to Baryshnikov Arts Center
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2018

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) presents the American premiere of Link Link Circus, written and performed by the Golden Globe-nominated actress and filmmaker Isabella Rossellini, for seven performances only, May 16-23, 2018, at BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater (450 W. 37th Street, Manhattan). Following Rossellini's widely acclaimed theatrical lecture Green Porno (adapted from the celebrated Sundance Channel series of the same name), which explored the sexual behavior of animals, Link Link Circus addresses the latest scientific discoveries about animal minds, intelligence, and emotions.

Ain Gordon's 217 BOXES OF DR. HENRY ANONYMOUS Begins Performances 5/3 Photo Ain Gordon's 217 BOXES OF DR. HENRY ANONYMOUS Begins Performances 5/3
by A.A. Cristi - May 2, 2018

Dr. John Fyer is a seminal but little-known LGBT civil rights pioneer and is memorialized in the play 217 Boxes of Dr. Henry Anonymous written and directed by three-time Obie award-winning playwright Ain Gordon. Originally commissioned by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania and underwritten by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, the Pick Up Performance Co(s) production is presented by Equality Forum, a national and international LGBT civil rights organization. Initially set to run May 3 - 9, producers have added an additional two performance through May 11 to accommodate the demand at Baryshnikov Arts Center's Jerome Robbins Theater (450 West 37th Street). Tickets are $40 and can be purchased by visiting www.217boxes.com. More details to follow on partner organizations for upcoming nightly talkbacks.

Programming Announced for 2018 INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ARTS & IDEAS Photo Programming Announced for 2018 INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ARTS & IDEAS
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 26, 2018

The International Festival of Arts & Ideas today announced complete details for Festival 2018, which opens on June 9 and continues for two weeks through June23 in New Haven, Connecticut.  

217 BOXES OF DR. HENRY ANONYMOUS Extends Through May 11 Photo 217 BOXES OF DR. HENRY ANONYMOUS Extends Through May 11
by Julie Musbach - Apr 19, 2018

Dr. John Fyer is a seminal but little-known LGBT civil rights pioneer and is memorialized in the play 217 Boxes of Dr. Henry Anonymous written and directed by three-time Obie award-winning playwright Ain Gordon. Originally commissioned by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania and underwritten by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, the Pick Up Performance Co(s) production is presented by Equality Forum, a national and international LGBT civil rights organization.

Ain Gordon's 217 BOXES Of DR. HENRY ANONYMOUS Will Have Its NYC Debut Photo Ain Gordon's 217 BOXES Of DR. HENRY ANONYMOUS Will Have Its NYC Debut
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 14, 2018

 Dr. John Fyer is a seminal but little-known LGBT civil rights pioneer and is memorialized in the play 217 Boxes of Dr. Henry Anonymous written and directed by three-time Obie award-winning playwright Ain Gordon. Originally commissioned by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania and underwritten by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, the Pick Up Performance Co(s) production is presented by Equality Forum, a national and international LGBT civil rights organization. It will run May 3 - 9, 2018 atThe Jerome Robbins Theater at the Baryshnikov Arts Center (450 West 37th Street). Tickets are $40 and can be purchased by visiting www.217boxes.com. More details to follow on partner organizations for upcoming nightly talkbacks.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents American Premiere of Isabella Rossellini's LINK LINK Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents American Premiere of Isabella Rossellini's LINK LINK CIRCUS
by Julie Musbach - Mar 1, 2018

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) proudly presents the American premiere of Link Link Circus, written and performed by the Golden Globe-nominated actress and filmmaker Isabella Rossellini, for seven performances only, May 16-23, 2018, at BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater (450 W. 37th Street, Manhattan).

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