Aya Lana + Jess Jupiter and Lauren DiGiulio to Curate CPR's New Voices in Live Performance SeriesAya Lana + Jess Jupiter and Lauren DiGiulio to Curate CPR's New Voices in Live Performance Series
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2019

CPR - Center for Performance Research announces the curators for its 2019 New Voices in Live Performance series: Aya Lana + Jess Jupiter and Lauren DiGiulio. (more...)

Lineup Announced for Film Theatre Performance Festival,Today-30 at the Segal Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2015

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center announces its inaugural international Segal Film Festival on Theatre and Performance (FTP). The film festival will take place all day long today, January 29 and Friday, January 30, 2015 at The Segal Theatre Center, The Graduate Center, CUNY in New York City. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Paris Honors Robert Wilson
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2013

Paris celebrates Robert Wilson. In November, he will be directing famed dancer and actor Mikhail Baryshnikov and world-renowned actor Willem Dafoe in The Old Woman, an adaptation of the work by Russian author Daniil Kharms, at Theatre de la Ville and Christopher Knowles in The Sundance Kid is Beautiful at The Louvre. Mr. Wilson will be the Louvre's artist in residence from mid-November 2013 to mid-February 2014 with exhibitions of Living Rooms and his voom portraits of Lady Gaga. In December, his Peter Pan with the Berliner Ensemble will be at Theatre de la Ville, and in January, his iconic opera with Philip Glass, Einstein on the Beach, will return to Paris at the Theatre du Chatelet. In February, his Madama Butterfly will be at the Paris Opera Bastille. Honored in France as Commandeur de la Legion d'Honneur, he is a member of the Arts Arena Advisory Council and will receive an Honorary Doctorate from the Sorbonne University in November. (more...)

Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces Fall 2013 Theatre Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2013

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center at the CUNY Graduate Center has announced its Fall 2013 season of public programs. Following the 10th anniversary of the Center's wildly successful PRELUDE Festival (attended by over 2,500 audience members), the season continues with 14 free public programs throughout the Fall, featuring contemporary theatre and performing artists from around the world. (more...)

Photo Flash: Alan Cumming, Lady Gaga and More at 2013 Watermill Center Summer Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2013

The 20th Annual Watermill Center Summer Benefit took place on July 27, 2013 at the The Watermill Center in Water Mill, NY. Beginning at 6pm, the evening included cocktails provided by Bacardi USA, a silent auction, performances, art installations, dinner, dancing, and a live auction hosted by auctioneer Simon de Pury. The master of ceremonies for the evening was Alan Cumming. Scroll down for photos from the event! (more...)

Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Presents POETRY IN THEATRE Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2013

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center at The Graduate Center, CUNY announces POETRY IN THEATRE, today, June 3 from 2pm - 9pm, a special day-long program of new and rarely-performed works of poetry and theatre, featuring readings and discussions with Judith Malina, Lemon Anderson, Jim Fletcher, Kenneth Goldsmith, Bob Holman, Sibyl Kempson, Christopher Knowles, Yusef Komunyakaa, and Ariana Reines. (more...)

Martin E. Segal Theatre Center to Present POETRY IN THEATRE, 6/3
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2013

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center at The Graduate Center, CUNY announces POETRY IN THEATRE, Monday, June 3 from 2pm - 9pm, a special day-long program of new and rarely-performed works of poetry and theatre, featuring readings and discussions with Judith Malina, Lemon Anderson, Jim Fletcher, Kenneth Goldsmith, Bob Holman, Sibyl Kempson, Christopher Knowles, Yusef Komunyakaa, and Ariana Reines. (more...)

Segal Theatre Center Spring 2012 Season to Include EGYPT IN TRANSITION, MELODRAMA RECLAIMED, More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2012

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center (Frank Hentschker, Executive Director) has announced the rest of its Spring 2012 season, featuring 11 free events at the Graduate Center, including rarely-seen performances, premiere readings of international playwrights, and day-long symposia on everything from ecologically inspired performance (for Earth Day!) to the Group Theatre to innovative American women producers. (more...)

EINSTEIN ON THE BEACH Announces Yearlong Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2012

The Robert Wilson/Philip Glass collaboration Einstein on the Beach, An Opera in Four Acts has announced a 2012-2013 international tour. The revival, helmed by Wilson and Glass along with choreographer Lucinda Childs, marks the first full production in 20 years. (more...)

Lehmann Maupin Gallery Presents LAW OF THE JUNGLE, 12/9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2010

Lehmann Maupin Gallery presents Law of the Jungle, an exhibition curated by Brazilian artist, Tiago Carneiro da Cunha, on view at 540 West 26th Street, 9 December 2010 - 29 January, 2011. For Law of the Jungle, Carneiro da Cunha has selected a diverse group of artists from contemporary to outsider, both established and emerging, for a thematic exhibition based on ideas of survival: personal and collective survival, as well as the survival of the artistic practice at large. Carneiro da Cunha proposes a selection of works by artists from Brazil, Bali, the UK and beyond, in which Darwin's theory of 'survival of the fittest' and the endangered livelihood of the artistic practice itself is conveyed. (more...)

Lehmann Maupin Presents LAW OF THE JUNGLE, 12/9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2010

Lehmann Maupin Gallery presents Law of the Jungle, an exhibition curated by Brazilian artist, Tiago Carneiro da Cunha, on view at 540 West 26th Street, 9 December 2010 - 29 January, 2011. For Law of the Jungle, Carneiro da Cunha has selected a diverse group of artists from contemporary to outsider, both established and emerging, for a thematic exhibition based on ideas of survival: personal and collective survival, as well as the survival of the artistic practice at large. Carneiro da Cunha proposes a selection of works by artists from Brazil, Bali, the UK and beyond, in which Darwin's theory of 'survival of the fittest' and the endangered livelihood of the artistic practice itself is conveyed. (more...)

Lehmann Maupin Gallery Presents LAW OF THE JUNGLE, 12/9
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2010

Lehmann Maupin Gallery presents Law of the Jungle, an exhibition curated by Brazilian artist, Tiago Carneiro da Cunha, on view at 540 West 26th Street, 9 December 2010 - 29 January, 2011. For Law of the Jungle, Carneiro da Cunha has selected a diverse group of artists from contemporary to outsider, both established and emerging, for a thematic exhibition based on ideas of survival: personal and collective survival, as well as the survival of the artistic practice at large. Carneiro da Cunha proposes a selection of works by artists from Brazil, Bali, the UK and beyond, in which Darwin's theory of 'survival of the fittest' and the endangered livelihood of the artistic practice itself is conveyed. (more...)

Lincoln Center Announces Series of Events Surrounding 50th Anniversary Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2008

Lincoln Center announced today an exciting series of artistic and educational events and initiatives to celebrate its forthcoming 50th anniversary, officially beginning with a ceremony to commemorate the institution's original groundbreaking in 1959 and ending with a campus-wide open house. The anniversary celebration coincides with the physical transformation of Lincoln Center, designed to make the campus a more open, accessible and vibrant urban destination. Ribbon cuttings will be held throughout the year as redevelopment projects are completed. (more...)

Brooklyn Academy of Music Announces 2012 Next Wave Festival Feat. EINSTEIN ON THE BEACH
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

Joseph V. Melillo, executive producer of the Brooklyn Academy of Music, today announced programming for the 2012 Next Wave Festival, in its 30th year. The festival runs from September 5 to January 19 and comprises dance, theater, music, music-theater, nouveau cirque, film, and multimedia events. This season, BAM presents its first engagements at the new BAM Richard B. Fisher Building. The Fishman Space, a flexible 250-seat venue, will be showcased in various configurations with 15 diverse productions. The Next Wave Festival also features BAMcafé Live weekend music events, BAMcinématek programs, visual art exhibitions, artist talks, and literary events. (more...)