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Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation Names Francesca Harper As Artistic Director Of The Ailey Photo Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation Names Francesca Harper As Artistic Director Of The Ailey II Company
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 1, 2021

Robert Battle, Artistic Director of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, announced today that internationally renowned performer, choreographer, director, and multi-disciplinary artist Francesca Harper has been appointed Artistic Director of Ailey II, the Ailey organization's acclaimed company of young dancers. Ms. Harper will assume her duties on September 7, 2021, and will immediately begin preparing for Ailey II's return to the stage.

Restart Stages to Conclude This September with A NIGHT WITH DEAF BROADWAY and More Photo Restart Stages to Conclude This September with A NIGHT WITH DEAF BROADWAY and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 12, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced artistic works celebrating iconic civil rights leaders, accessibility in the arts, and the rich history of dance in New York City coming to Restart Stages this September—the outdoor performing arts center created to champion the revival and recovery of New York City arts.

CONTINUUM AT JAFFE DRIVE Presents As Part Of Restart Stages This Month Photo CONTINUUM AT JAFFE DRIVE Presents As Part Of Restart Stages This Month
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 4, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced new artistic performances, collaborations, workshops, family programming, and more coming to Restart Stages this August—the outdoor performing arts center created to champion the revival and recovery of New York City arts.

CONTINUUM AT JAFFE DRIVE by Nick Kendall to be Presented as Part of Restart Stages Photo CONTINUUM AT JAFFE DRIVE by Nick Kendall to be Presented as Part of Restart Stages
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced new artistic performances, collaborations, workshops, family programming, and more coming to Restart Stages this August. Lincoln Center will present Continuum at Jaffe Drive by Nick Kendall on Thursday, August 19, and Friday, August 20, 2021 at 7pm ET at The Stage at Jaffe Drive.

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts Appoints Shanta Thake as Chief Artistic Office Photo Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts Appoints Shanta Thake as Chief Artistic Officer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2021

Lincoln Center has tapped Shanta Thake with spearheading Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts’ artistic strategy as the organization builds greater connections with its constituent organizations and the entirety of the City of New York.

Mabou Mines Presents Carl Hancock Rux's VS., A New Virtual Performance Photo Mabou Mines Presents Carl Hancock Rux's VS., A New Virtual Performance
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 21, 2021

Mabou Mines Co-Artistic Director Carl Hancock Rux's experimental multidisciplinary performance Vs. is, variously, a virtual game of tag, an exploration of Zoom theatre, and a philosophical tribunal created to acquit or prosecute crimes against humanity.

Mahogany L. Browne, Milly Quezada and More Featured in August RESTART STAGES Programm Photo Mahogany L. Browne, Milly Quezada and More Featured in August RESTART STAGES Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced new artistic performances, collaborations, workshops, family programming, and more coming to Restart Stages this August—the outdoor performing arts center created to champion the revival and recovery of New York City arts.

HOWLROUND FOR INDIA to Celebrate Indian Theater Artists Fighting Covid Photo HOWLROUND FOR INDIA to Celebrate Indian Theater Artists Fighting Covid
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021

Fourteen prominent American writer/directors are part of a worldwide roster of over 100 global theater artists lending their voices July 20, 2021 to 'HowlRound for India,' a 24-hour online marathon of live readings and talks honoring the Indian theater community for its efforts in facing Covid-19. 

Lincoln Center Announces Series of Performances and Workshops Centering Disabled Iden Photo Lincoln Center Announces Series of Performances and Workshops Centering Disabled Identity
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 8, 2021

As part of Lincoln Center’s mission to champion inclusive excellence in the arts and provide access to the arts for the widest possible audience, the institution shines a light on the work of disabled artists with select in-person performances as well as virtual offerings that allow for increased accessibility for audiences with disabilities.

Lincoln Center Invites Arts Professionals For Year-Long Programming Exploring Radical Photo Lincoln Center Invites Arts Professionals For Year-Long Programming Exploring Radical Welcoming
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 24, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announces an expansion of its Lincoln Center Activate initiative, offering arts professionals in the education and community engagement fields intensive, creative, and free professional development and explorations to spark change across the arts industry and beyond.

Lincoln Center Announces Expansion of Activate Initiative Exploring the Topic of Radi Photo Lincoln Center Announces Expansion of Activate Initiative Exploring the Topic of Radical Welcoming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has announced an expansion of its Lincoln Center Activate initiative, offering arts professionals in the education and community engagement fields intensive, creative, and free professional development and explorations to spark change across the arts industry and beyond.

How Broadway Is Celebrating Juneteenth 2021 and How to Tune In Photo How Broadway Is Celebrating Juneteenth 2021 and How to Tune In
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 18, 2021

President Biden has just signed a bill making Juneteenth a federal holiday, and while that news is enough to celebrate, there are plenty of theatrical festivities going on this weekend to keep the party going. BroadwayWorld has pulled together a list of what you can watch from home!

Brian Stokes Mitchell, The New York Philharmonic & More to Headline July Programming  Photo Brian Stokes Mitchell, The New York Philharmonic & More to Headline July Programming for Restart Stages
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced new multidisciplinary artistic commissions, performances, workshops and more this coming July to Restart Stages—the outdoor performing arts center constructed on the Lincoln Center campus.

Virtual Theatre This Week: June 7-13, 2021- with Matthew Morrison, Kelli O'Hara, Aaro Photo Virtual Theatre This Week: June 7-13, 2021- with Matthew Morrison, Kelli O'Hara, Aaron Tveit and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 7, 2021

This week (June 7-13) in live streaming: Matthew Morrison visits Backstage Live, the Next on Stage Season 3 finale, Show of Titles premieres, and so much more!

Shauna Davis, Sasha Velour, Federico Restrepo, Taylor Mac and More Join La MaMa's Jun Photo Shauna Davis, Sasha Velour, Federico Restrepo, Taylor Mac and More Join La MaMa's June Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 4, 2021

La MaMa has announced programming for June 2021, which includes the previously announced La MaMa Loves Cabaret with host Sasha Velour; Lottie Platchett Took a Hatchett, written and directed by Justin Elizabeth Sayre; La MaMa Kids: Nostalgia, A Toy Theatre Presentation, and more.

Taylor Mac, Carl Hancock Rux, Robbie Fairchild & More Featured in RESTART STAGES Prog Photo Taylor Mac, Carl Hancock Rux, Robbie Fairchild & More Featured in RESTART STAGES Programming Throughout June
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced new artistic commissions, creative community, and civic collaborations, and more this coming June at Restart Stages—the new outdoor performing arts center constructed on the Lincoln Center campus.

I DREAM A DREAM THAT DREAMS THAT DREAMS BACK AT ME, A JUNETEETH CELEBRATION Commissio Photo I DREAM A DREAM THAT DREAMS THAT DREAMS BACK AT ME, A JUNETEETH CELEBRATION Commissioned for Restart Stages
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced a new commission, an evening-long performance commemorating Juneteenth, I Dream a Dream That Dreams Back at Me, A Juneteenth Celebration. Conceived and curated by Carl Hancock Rux, the site-specific experience will unfold in four distinct parts across the Lincoln Center campus on June 19, 2021.

Bang on a Can Announces Julia Wolfe's STEEL HAMMER Photo Bang on a Can Announces Julia Wolfe's STEEL HAMMER
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 22, 2021

Bang on a Can announces the Cal Performances at Home video premiere of a new film, Steel Hammer, featuring the acclaimed oratorio by Bang on a Can's co-founder, Pulitzer Prize winner Julia Wolfe.

Norm Lewis, Jose Llana and More Announced for Lincoln Center in May Photo Norm Lewis, Jose Llana and More Announced for Lincoln Center in May
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced the official public opening of Restart Stages—a new outdoor performing arts center constructed on the Lincoln Center campus—welcoming audiences to reimagined community spaces and new outdoor venues, with dozens of free events and surprise Pop-Up performances in music, dance, drama, and more.

VIDEO: Works & Process At Lincoln Center Presents A CHRONICLE OF A PIVOT AT A POINT I Photo VIDEO: Works & Process At Lincoln Center Presents A CHRONICLE OF A PIVOT AT A POINT IN TIME By Jamar Roberts and David Watson
by Alan Henry - Apr 19, 2021

Go into choreographer Jamar Robert's Works & Process bubble residency at Catskill Mountain Foundation and learn about the creative process of A Chronicle of a Pivot at a Point in Time.

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