Monthly Archives: June 2009

No Thumbnail

©oPirates by Richard Siegal & Multinatural by Arto Lindsay

We’ve been talking about interdisciplinary collaborations – this looks like a good one: Richard Siegal / The Bakery will premiere ©oPirates in the context of Multinatural (blackout) by Arto Lindsay ©oPirates is a mutating march for 16 dancers organized internally as characterized by Siegal’s evolving If/Then

No Thumbnail

Lewis Forever at the New Museum

LEWIS FOREVER is in residence at the New Museum for the month of June, presenting new work in progress every Thursday night at 7pm. Check out this video: The Lewises kick off the first week of their residency this Thursday by inviting you into their

No Thumbnail

Andy for Mayor 2009?

Should I run again? I’ve already got the domain name and it just seems silly that Bloomberg should run virtually unopposed. My platform would include-but not be limited to- the following ten points (after the jump):

No Thumbnail

Headlong Performance Institute

Check this out! Very cool: HPI is a pre-professional training program in Philadelphia and we’re accepting applications for the Fall ’09 semester. Our next application deadline is June 15th and we’ll be notifying applicants by June 19th. How will you know if the Headlong Performance

No Thumbnail

think. make. share. eyebeam benefit ver3.0

Join the creative process at EYEBEAM BENEFIT VER3.0 JUNE 16, 2009 8 - 11PM EYEBEAM, 540 W. 21ST ST., NYC TICKETS ON SALE NOW All proceeds benefit Eyebeam educational programming, residencies and fellowships FEATURING Environment design: fluxxlab Video wizardry: Benton-C Bainbridge Audio mixologist: DJ N-Ron Fever Karaoke:

No Thumbnail

Art Basel Conversations

Look at this line-up! Art Basel Conversations June 10 – June 13, 2009 Location | All Art Basel Conversation panels take place in the  ‘Festsaal’ | Hall 1.0 Daily from Wednesday, June 10,  until Saturday, June 13, 2009 10 – 11 a.m. | Panel Discussion 11

No Thumbnail

poonarc

Danspace Project presents City/Dans: YOSHIKO CHUMA & THE SCHOOL OF HARD KNOCKS/ROOT CULTURE (USA/Japan/Romania) Not About Romanian Cinema: POONARC June 4-6 and 11-13, 2009 [Thurs-Sat] at 8:30 PM Admission: $18.00 ($12.00 for members)   “Yoshiko Chuma is a maverick, utterly unique, a ‘one-off’ as the

No Thumbnail

Geri Allen at The Hague Jazz

I recently visited the set of a film shoot that Carrie Mae Weems was doing in collaboration with Geri Allen. I’ll post my interview with Carrie soon, but in the meantime, check this out! It is tap-tastic!!:

No Thumbnail

Five Questions for Michael Gardner

Name: Michael Gardner Title/Occupation: Co-Artistic Director Organization: The Brick 1. Where did you grow up and how did you end up where you are now? I grew up in various suburbs along the east coast but, more meaningfully, within the collective imagined landscape of Allen’s,

No Thumbnail

Yves-Noel Genod – insane and oh so good

It’s got no shape or direction, no message or maybe too many of them, it’s irrevent and subversive, sometimes boring, sometimes utterly shoking, sometimes just beautiful. The performers have little in common but their willingness to explore and break as many barriers as possible. In

No Thumbnail

Goodbye, GM

An open letter from Michael Moore: Goodbye, GM by Michael Moore June 1, 2009 I write this on the morning of the end of the once-mighty General Motors. By high noon, the President of the United States will have made it official: General Motors, as