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Bio:
Born in Waco, Texas, Wilson is among the world's foremost theater and visual artists. His works for the stage unconventionally integrate a wide variety of artistic media, including dance, movement, lighting, sculpture, music, and text. His images are aesthetically striking and emotionally charged, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Born in Waco, Texas, Wilson is among the world's foremost theater and visual artists. His works for the stage unconventionally integrate a wide variety of artistic media, including dance, movement, lighting, sculpture, music, and text. His images are aesthetically striking and emotionally charged, ... (read complete bio)
Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company's THE BRIDGE Offers Free One-Hour Company Class and More Photo Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company's THE BRIDGE Offers Free One-Hour Company Class and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2020

The Bridge, Nai-Ni Chen's Virtual Dance Institute of boundary-breaking dance experiences and Free One-Hour Company Class is open to all dancers at an Intermediate to Advanced Level with Guest Master Artists and Company Dancers September 21-25, 2020 at 12pm EDT on Zoom.

Carl Hancock Rux and Mallory Catlett Announced as New Artistic Directors at Mabou Min Photo Carl Hancock Rux and Mallory Catlett Announced as New Artistic Directors at Mabou Mines
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020

Two prolific, award winning artists, Carl Hancock Rux and Mallory Catlett, both former artists in Mabou Mines' Resident Artist Program, embody the company's mission to foster the next generation of experimental theater artists and bring with them a strong vision for the future of Mabou Mines.

Capital Theatres Sends Crucial Appeal To Nicola Sturgeon Photo Capital Theatres Sends Crucial Appeal To Nicola Sturgeon
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020

Capital Theatres has sent a letter to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, as well as to Cabinet Secretary for Economy, Fair Work and Culture Fiona Hyslop, copied to Iain Munro, Chief Executive of Creative Scotland and Robert Wilson Chair of Creative Scotland which shows the scale of the crisis facing Capital Theatres and the depth of support from its peers.

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by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2020

Watch National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival Volume One, Complete and Online N Photo Watch National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival Volume One, Complete and Online Now
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2020

With more than 65 total events, featuring over 100 artists premiering in a four month span, the success of the newly-completed National Sawdust Digital Discovery Festival: Volume One has been a rare bright spot in NYC's post-COVID live music world.

Robert Wilson, Jenny Hval and More Featured in National Sawdust's DIGITAL DISCOVERY F Photo Robert Wilson, Jenny Hval and More Featured in National Sawdust's DIGITAL DISCOVERY FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2020

Innovation requires the genius to recognize the possible and the single-minded drive to make it a reality. The fourteenth volume of National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival celebrates four remarkable artistic minds whose phenomenal creative talent have brought vital innovations to the worlds of music, theater, visual art and opera.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Announces July Virtual Lineup Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Announces July Virtual Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2020

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene continues its virtual entertainment series Folksbiene! LIVE throughout July, featuring The Great Yiddish Theatre Quiz (Vos-Ver-Vu) on July 7; an interview with theatre historian (and former President of The Al Hirschfeld Foundation) Louise Kerz Hirschfeld by Budd Mishkin on July 15; Maida Feingold Living Room Concert on July 22; and Rachel Policar's Lullabies and Love Songs from my Living Room on July 29.

National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival Announces More Upcoming Streaming Conce Photo National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival Announces More Upcoming Streaming Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2020

National Sawdust's physical doors are still closed but, thanks to a generous grant from the Alphadyne Foundation, the mission of providing artists the resources and support they need to create and present new work continues with the Digital Discovery Festival, featuring over 100 artists from May through August. All past and present Digital Discovery Festival events are accessible on the newly-constructed Live@NationalSawdust website, as well as on Facebook Live, entirely free of charge.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents Virtual Programming This July Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents Virtual Programming This July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Folksbiene)-led by Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director, and Dominick Balletta, Executive Director-continues its virtual entertainment series Folksbiene! LIVE throughout July, featuring Great Yiddish Monologues (Eyner Aleyn) on July 1; The Great Yiddish Theatre Quiz (Vos-Ver-Vu) on July 7 and more.

National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival Presents Meredith Monk, Robert Wilson,  Photo National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival Presents Meredith Monk, Robert Wilson, Tyondai Braxton and More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020

With over sixty total events featuring more than 100 artists over a four month span, National Sawdust's ongoing Digital Discovery Festival is the rarest sort of story in NYC's post-COVID live music world: an unalloyed success.

VIDEO: Rufus Wainwright Performs Socially Distanced Concert in LA's Paramour Mansion Photo VIDEO: Rufus Wainwright Performs Socially Distanced Concert in LA's Paramour Mansion
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2020

Grammy Award-nominated singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright recently performed ‚ÄúUnfollow the Rules: The Paramour Session,‚ÄĚ a concert performed acoustically with a socially distanced string section, piano and guitar to accompany him.

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company In Collaboration With Flushing Town Hall Present Virtual Cr Photo Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company In Collaboration With Flushing Town Hall Present Virtual CrossCurrent Choreographic Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020

Flushing Town Hall will celebrate New York's diverse and vibrant Asian American dance scene when it presents Part One of the Virtual CrossCurrent Choreographic Festival on Friday, June 26 at 7:00 PM. Produced by the Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company andfocused exclusively on emergent choreographers, the festivalwill include performances and panel discussions with the participating artists and selection committee. 

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Presents Free Online Class This Week Photo Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Presents Free Online Class This Week
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2020

In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, the Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company is keeping its dancers in shape by conducting regular Company Classes and rehearsals online from Nai-Ni and Company dancer's living rooms using Zoom.

Volume 5 of National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival Features New Concerts From  Photo Volume 5 of National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival Features New Concerts From Amir ElSaffar and More
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2020

National Sawdust's physical doors are still closed but, thanks to a generous grant from the Alphadyne Foundation, the mission of providing artists the resources and support they need to create and present new work continues with the Digital Discovery Festival, featuring over 100 artists from May through August.

Works & Process Presents OCEAN FILIBUSTER By PearlDamour Photo Works & Process Presents OCEAN FILIBUSTER By PearlDamour
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2020

Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presents a Virtual Works & Process: American Repertory Theater's Ocean Filibuster by PearlDamour on Monday, June 8, 2020 at 7:30pm. The event is free, but space is limited and RSVP is required at www.worksandprocess.org; a Zoom link and password will be emailed the day of the performance.

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Offers Free Online Company Class With Asian American Master Photo Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Offers Free Online Company Class With Asian American Master Artists, 5/26-5/29
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020

In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, the Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company is keeping its dancers in shape by conducting regular Company Classes and rehearsals online from Nai-Ni and Company dancer's living rooms using Zoom.  

John Kelly, Jennifer Kidwell and Sheila Touse Announced as Mabou Mines 2020 RUTHIE Aw Photo John Kelly, Jennifer Kidwell and Sheila Touse Announced as Mabou Mines 2020 RUTHIE Award Recipients
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2020

Mabou Mines has  announced the expansion of the funding allowing the company to honor three artists with the 2020 RUTH MALECZECH AWARD. The awardees are JOHN KELLY, JENNIFER KIDWELL AND SHEILA TOUSEY.

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week Six Photo The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Announces SEGAL TALKS Week Six
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2020

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center is proud to announce the sixth weekly line-up of its new global series, 

Isabella Rossellini Joins The Gateway's SESSIONS WITH THE STARS Photo Isabella Rossellini Joins The Gateway's SESSIONS WITH THE STARS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2020

The Gateway continues its virtual web series 'SESSIONS WITH THE STARS' next week with Isabella Rossellini on Wednesday, April 22 at 4pm EDT at Facebook.com/TheGatewayPACSC/.

Bang on a Can Will Present ALL LIVE BANG ON A CAN MARATHON Photo Bang on a Can Will Present ALL LIVE BANG ON A CAN MARATHON
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2020

Bang on a Can will present an ALL LIVE Bang on a Can Marathon on Sunday, May 3, 2020 from 3pm-9pm ET. The Marathon will be streamed online at marathon2020.bangonacan.org, featuring 26 LIVE performances from musicians' homes in NYC and around the country.

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