REDCAT Announces 9 New Premieres At The 2018 New Original Works FestivalREDCAT Announces 9 New Premieres At The 2018 New Original Works Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

REDCAT, CalArts' downtown center for contemporary arts, presents the 15th annual New Original Works (NOW) Festival, a three-week celebration of Los Angeles' vibrant community of artists creating new contemporary performance work, July 19 to August 4, 2018. Patrons can see all three weekends with a $40 festival pass. Individual programs are priced at $20. (more...)

The Broad Unveils 2018 Summer Happenings Music & Performance Line-Up Feat. Gang Gang Dance, faUSt, & MoreThe Broad Unveils 2018 Summer Happenings Music & Performance Line-Up Feat. Gang Gang Dance, faUSt, & More
by TV News Desk - May 31, 2018

The Broad today announced the lineup for the third edition of Summer Happenings at The Broad, a music and performance series sponsored by Leading Partner East West Bank. Hailed by the Los Angeles Times as a “wildly eclectic mix of music and art,” the summer event series – one of Los Angeles' most popular and anticipated events – will showcase more than 35 prominent and emerging artists and performers over four events. Tickets, including Series Passes (offers a savings of $25 and tickets to all four Summer Happenings), create-your-own ticket packages (offers a savings of $5 on each event when tickets are purchased for two or more events) and individual tickets ($30 advance), are available now at www.thebroad.org/happenings. (more...)

Cutting Edge Talent Slated for NYU Skirball's 2017-18 Dance SeasonCutting Edge Talent Slated for NYU Skirball's 2017-18 Dance Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

NYU Skirball's 2017-18 dance season kicks off on September 15 with a FREE immersive dance party by the unconventional dance company AUNTS, and continues with the American premiere of Congolese choreographer Faustin Linyekula's In Search of Dinozord, a heart-wrenching look at the consequences of war, on September 22 and 23. The season, the first curated by Skirball's new director, Jay Wegman, will showcase diverse and cutting-edge international talent from Brussels, Denmark, France, Germany, Republic of Congo, the U.K. and the United States. (more...)

NYU Skirball Presents AUNTS: An Free Immersive Underground Dance EventNYU Skirball Presents AUNTS: An Free Immersive Underground Dance Event
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

NYU Skirball's backstage, dressing rooms, hallways and lobby (everything but the theater itself!) will be transformed when AUNTS takes over the building for this special, one-time-only, FREE event, today, September 15 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

AUNTS, Underground Dance Happening FREE at NYU SkirballAUNTS, Underground Dance Happening FREE at NYU Skirball
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

Summer may be almost over, but the spirit of summer nights continues onFriday, September 15 at 7:30 pm, when AUNTS takes over NYU Skirball for a FREE underground dance happening with downtown artists Alexandra Tatarsky, Christine Elmo, Freedom Dabka Group, Imma, Jahmal B. Golden, Katrina Reid, Lime Rickey International, Nia Love, Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste, DJ set by Br0nz3 G0d3ss and more. (more...)

NYU Skirball Presents AUNTS: An Free Immersive Underground Dance EventNYU Skirball Presents AUNTS: An Free Immersive Underground Dance Event
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

NYU Skirball's backstage, dressing rooms, hallways and lobby (everything but the theater itself!) will be transformed when AUNTS takes over the building for this special, one-time-only, FREE event, on Friday, September 15 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

REDCAT's 2017 New Original Works (NOW) Festival Continues Until 8/12
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2017

REDCAT, CalArts' downtown center for contemporary arts, 14th annual New Original Works (NOW) Festival, a three-week celebration of Los Angeles' vibrant community of artists creating new contemporary performance works continues August 3-5 and August 10-12 at 8:30 pm. Each weekend premieres a triple bill, presenting a shared evening of dance, theater and multimedia work. Each program is premiered on Thursday evening and repeated Friday and Saturday evenings. (more...)

Announcing REDCAT's 2017 NOW Festival Line Up
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

REDCAT, CalArts' downtown center for contemporary arts, announces the 14th annual New Original Works (NOW) Festival, a three-week celebration of Los Angeles' vibrant community of artists creating new contemporary performance works. This year's festival runs over three weekends: Thursday to Saturday, July 27-29, August 3-5 and August 10-12 at 8:30 pm. Each weekend premieres a triple bill, presenting a shared evening of dance, theater and multimedia work. Each program is premiered on Thursday evening and repeated Friday and Saturday evenings. (more...)

Cutting Edge Talent Slated for NYU Skirball's 2017-18 Dance Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2017

NYU Skirball's 2017-18 dance season kicks off on September 15 with a FREE immersive dance party by the unconventional dance company AUNTS, and continues with the American premiere of Congolese choreographer Faustin Linyekula's In Search of Dinozord, a heart-wrenching look at the consequences of war, on September 22 and 23. The season, the first curated by Skirball's new director, Jay Wegman, will showcase diverse and cutting-edge international talent from Brussels, Denmark, France, Germany, Republic of Congo, the U.K. and the United States. (more...)

The Hypocrites' Immersive PIRATES OF PENZANCE and More Set for NYU Skirball's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

NYU Skirball's 2017-18 season will feature over 45 unique presentations by some of the world's leading provocateurs, artists and activists, performing unconventional and often controversial works in varied spaces throughout the Skirball Center - turning the lobby, dressing rooms, hallways and backstage areas into centers of creativity. (more...)

Portland-Based Choreographer Takahiro Yamamoto and Sidony O'Neal Headed to DiverseWorks
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2017

DiverseWorks will welcome Portland, OR-based choreographer Takahiro Yamamoto and his collaborator, performance artist sidony o'neal, to Houston, February 13 - 17, 2017. (more...)

New York Live Arts Premieres Neil Greenberg's THIS Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2014

New York Live Arts presents the world premiere of Neil Greenberg's This, tonight, December 3 - 6 at 7:30pm. (more...)

New York Live Arts to Premiere Neil Greenberg's THIS, 12/3-6
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2014

New York Live Arts presents the world premiere of Neil Greenberg's This, December 3 - 6 at 7:30pm. (more...)

Suarez Dance Theatre Premieres MOTHER.REDUX at Miles Memorial Playhouse Now thru 3/9
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2014

Is it possible for the 21st century mother 'to have it all'? Dance-theater artist Christine Suarez follows up her critically acclaimed solo, Mother.F*cker. with Mother.Redux. - a collaboration with an inter-disciplinary, inter-racial, and inter-cultural group of five women performing artists. SuarezDanceTheater presents the World premiere of Mother.Redux. for a limited, four performance-only engagement today, March 7-9, 2014. (more...)

Jennie MaryTai Liu's ACTRESS FURY Set for Bushwick Starr, 1/29-2/15
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2014

The Bushwick Starr will present acclaimed dance-theater artist, Jennie MaryTai Liu's newest work, and New York City premier of Actress Fury, a passion play of one tormented actress as she takes on the role of herself. The audience sits inside a dressing room encircled by mirrors, as three female performers contest with their own deep-seated desire to be extraordinary. The actress navigates an obstacle course littered with difficult conditions: physical suffering, sexual obsession, self-love that loops into doubt, and fear of fateful intervention. Dramatic scenarios unfurl through dance to reveal an anti-strategy about wrestling with ambition and being female in this 21st century moment. (more...)

Suarez Dance Theatre to Premiere MOTHER.REDUX at Miles Memorial Playhouse 3/7-9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2014

Is it possible for the 21st century mother 'to have it all'? Dance-theater artist Christine Suarez follows up her critically acclaimed solo, Mother.F*cker. with Mother.Redux. - a collaboration with an inter-disciplinary, inter-racial, and inter-cultural group of five women performing artists. SuarezDanceTheater presents the World premiere of Mother.Redux. for a limited, four performance-only engagement March 7-9, 2014. (more...)

Jennie MaryTai Liu's ACTRESS FURY Set for Bushwick Starr, Now thru 2/15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2014

The Bushwick Starr will present acclaimed dance-theater artist, Jennie MaryTai Liu's newest work, and New York City premier of Actress Fury, a passion play of one tormented actress as she takes on the role of herself. The audience sits inside a dressing room encircled by mirrors, as three female performers contest with their own deep-seated desire to be extraordinary. The actress navigates an obstacle course littered with difficult conditions: physical suffering, sexual obsession, self-love that loops into doubt, and fear of fateful intervention. Dramatic scenarios unfurl through dance to reveal an anti-strategy about wrestling with ambition and being female in this 21st century moment. (more...)

Jennie MaryTai Liu's ACTRESS FURY Set for Bushwick Starr, 1/29-2/15
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2013

The Bushwick Starr will present acclaimed dance-theater artist, Jennie MaryTai Liu's newest work, and New York City premier of Actress Fury, a passion play of one tormented actress as she takes on the role of herself. The audience sits inside a dressing room encircled by mirrors, as three female performers contest with their own deep-seated desire to be extraordinary. The actress navigates an obstacle course littered with difficult conditions: physical suffering, sexual obsession, self-love that loops into doubt, and fear of fateful intervention. Dramatic scenarios unfurl through dance to reveal an anti-strategy about wrestling with ambition and being female in this 21st century moment. (more...)

Musicals Tonight! to Revive All American at The Lion Theatre, 10/25-11/6
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2011

Only Charles Strouse and Mel Brooks can mix Physics and Football and get musical comedy. Their 1961 show All American takes place at a college known more for its football team than its Physics Department but Dean Hawkes-Bullock (Kate Marilley) changes all that by hiring Professor Fodorski (Matt Wilson) from Vienna. (more...)

Musicals Tonight! to Revive All American at The Lion Theatre, 10/25-11/6
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2011

Only Charles Strouse and Mel Brooks can mix Physics and Football and get musical comedy. Their 1961 show All American takes place at a college known more for its football team than its Physics Department but Dean Hawkes-Bullock (Kate Marilley) changes all that by hiring Professor Fodorski (Matt Wilson) from Vienna. (more...)

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