DUSK AHEAD: Junk Ensemble

May 22, 2015 - May 24, 2015

Exploring blindness and invisibility, Dusk Ahead shows the murky fading light of dusk when it is difficult to
discern what is real and what is imagined. Dusk is the hour between dog and wolf, from domestic to wild. This
high-caliber cast of international and Irish performers will also act as the band, playing live music throughout
the piece. Part of La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival 2015

PERSEPHONE POMEGRANATE SEEDS, HUNY: Stanley Love Performance Group

May 22, 2015 - May 24, 2014

CONCEPTION AND CHOREOGRAPHY BY STANLEY LOVE PERFORMED BY STANLEY LOVE PERFORMANCE GROUP Persephone Pomegranate seeds, huny will saturate the space with dance and fill it wall to wall with full-throttle movement, accompanied by an eclectic mix of songs. What these “classics” (ranging from Meredith Monk through Journey to Barry White and beyond) have in common is […]

ALTIPLANO (WORLD PREMIERE): Jane Comfort & Company

May 28, 2015 - May 31, 2015

“Jane Comfort is one of the most fertile minds in the theater of mixed forms.” – The New York Times CHOREOGRAPHY BY JANE COMFORT AND COMPANY LIGHTING DESIGN BY JOE LEVASSEUR SOUND AND MUSIC COMPOSITION BY BRANDON WOLCOTT Representing a radical shift from Jane Comfort’s history of text-driven works, Altiplano is an abstract dance that […]

WET CLUTCH: Dance Cartel

May 28, 2015 - May 30, 2015

By The Dance Cartel Choreography by Ani Taj Known for delivering “boundary-stretching…haute-performance theory with a house party vibe” (The New York Times) Ani Taj and The Dance Cartel creates experiences that break the expectation of a “dance performance” in order to bring movement to a broad and diverse audience. Inspired by Hollywood cinema’s female heroes from […]

Poetry Electric: Seriously Though

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A mixed bag of comedy, burlesque, theater, and social justice-ing.
There will be laughs, there will be tits, there will be tears, and one day, justice. Come join award-winning and critically-acclaimed Una, Morgan, Julia, and Michi for a very special one-night-only never-again cabaret. You’ve been asking, and they’ve been evasive, but it’s finally here: sisters in real life and sisters of the road, they will awe you with a taste of their solo work in dance, burlesque, comedy, storytelling, and theater. Sexy-funny-sad, given where you are, this is where you want to be, seriously.

La Galleria: Summons

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Summons, a collaborative project with Jack Reynolds, Theo Cote, and Emma Rae Norton, combines their respective works of paint, video, and digital imagery to create a new piece of art. Each allows their own work to play a significant role throughout the process. The show is as much about making a final piece as it is about discovering new contexts for each other’s work.

YOUR WAR’TRY GRAVE

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Theatre auteur Arthur Adair returns to La MaMa in a highly anticipated musically-charged theatrical installation. A live sound-scape underscores a “man vs. self vs. nature” narrative woven from a mash-up of classical, scientific and original contemporary text, utilizing theatre, dance, music, and visual art in its storytelling.

The Dance Cartel Party

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Celebrating 10 years of La MaMa Moves! Party with Dance Cartel and the La MaMa Junior Committee May 28th at La Galleria – 47 Great Jones Street. Open. Bar.