Monthly Archives: June 2010

FUTURE CINEMA PRESENT BLOW UP

For their New York launch, London’s Future Cinema presents an immersive experience of Michaelangelo Antonioni’s 1966 iconic classic ‘Blow Up’ on Wednesday 30th June at 8PM at Shangri La Studios, 100 Sutton Street in Greenpoint. This event is FREE.

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NY International @ LaMama Moves

The final program for this year’s Dance Festival at La Mama was appropriately a mixed bill of artists hailing from far flung points of origin.  As I mentioned in my post about the Hula program I saw in the larger Ellen Stewart Theatre at The

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The Power of Hula @ La Mama Moves

Hula is the soul of Hawaii expressed through dance, reflecting central ideas and historic or mythic events in tales told through hand gestures, chants and/or songs.  Though once a form of worship, it has survived both the Protestant missionaries who banned it in 1800s and

Five Questions for Emmanuele Phuon

The New York premiere of Brussels-based, French-Cambodian choreographer Emmanuèle Phuon’s fascinating collaborative investigation Khmeropédies I & II will be at BAC this week. Over the past two years, she has worked in Cambodia with dancers trained in classical Khmer dance.

EMPAC Announces Line-Up for FILAMENT

RPI’s EMPAC announced the line-up for FILAMENT – a festival of new work in performance, visual arts, sound, and media that will be held in Troy, NY from October 1–3, 2010. It highlights EMPAC’s mission to support international and national artists in the creation and production of work via its residency and commissioning programs.