Days of Remembrance & Resistance

April 20, 2018 - May 4, 2018

Days of Remembrance and Resistance is an exhibit and series of events coordinated by New York City Day of Remembrance Committee to shed light on the incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII and to build alliances to with Muslim and Latinx communities targeted by anti-immigrant sentiment today.   The exhibit is open April 20 – May […]

The Abyss of the Birds

June 14, 2018 - June 17, 2018

In association with The Cuban Cultural Center of New York Presented by Teatro Obstáculo Written & Directed by Víctor Varela Music by Pedro Pablo Pedroso Lights by Bibiana Scholnik AN UNAUTHORIZED VIEW OF HISTORY OR THE WORLD AS A CONCENTRATION CAMP Lady Macbeth discovers that Coma-ander is going to attend the premiere of a contemporary art […]

Mindanao: The Story of Tabunaway, Mamalu and Their Descendants

June 21, 2018 - June 24, 2018

“If you remember the resilience of your ancestors, you can never be conquered.” Concept, Direction and Choreography by Potri Ranka Manis Mindanao production will focus on the resilience of the indigenous peoples of the southern Philippines as passed through generations of oral tradition in the legend of the brothers Tabunaway and Mamalu, the fathers of […]

THIS DANCERIE | New Love, 1910: World Out of Kilter

May 11, 2018 - May 13, 2018

A PERFORMANCE/INSTALLATION BY TONY WHITFIELD AND WHITFIELD COLABS (USA/FRANCE) New Love: 1910…and Paris, 1938 are the first two projects of This Dancerie, a multi-event, multi-site, multi-media cycle of works exploring Paris as the site of same sex desires, creating a queer century despite prohibitions against the manifestation of those desires. These works are being produced in partnership with Obscura […]

Shared Evening: Parijat Desai | Paz Tanjuaquio | Angie Pittman

May 17, 2018 - May 18, 2018

O.O.F. (studies in the opposite of fear) Choreography by Parijat Desai Performed by Parijat Desai Station II Station By Paz Tanjuaquio & Topaz Arts Dance Productions Leaning On Made by Angie Pittman Performed by Angie Pittman About the Performances O.O.F. (studies in the opposite of fear) Choreography by Parijat Desai Performed by Parijat Desai Music/Sound […]

Lang Spring Theater Production: A Respectable Wedding

April 12, 2018 - April 14, 2018

Directed and Choreographed by Dan Safer The Eugene Lang Theater Program at The New School Presents: A RESPECTABLE WEDDING An orchestrated catastrophe, a party gone WRONG, A nightmare dressed up as a comedy of manners, with drunken toasts, and a near total collapse of a good time. Starring: Sabrina Wu, Ashton Garcia, Sarah-Grace Donnelly, Daniel […]

Dance and Film 1960-80 Film Screenings

May 26, 2018 - May 27, 2018

Film Screenings in partnership with DOCK 11 (Berlin, Germany) and the participation of Goethe Institute/NY At Douglas Dunn Studio, 541 Broadway, Third Floor Free Admission This evening is dedicated to the film-choreographic experiments of the New York dance and film scene and follows the traces of the avantgarde movements from the early 60s to 80s. Films […]

Free Panel | Secret Journey: Stop Calling Them Dangerous

May 19, 2018 - May 20, 2018

La MaMa in partnership with Movement Research  Location: Movement Research room G05 at Abrons Arts Center A  Panel Symposium with long-table discussions over two days. The Panel Symposium includes conversations between Adham Hafez, Yoshiko Chuma, Danny Yung, Yin Mei, and dance artists from Egypt, Romania, Syria, Turkey and the United States. Hosted by Movement Research, Secret […]

AUNTS @ La MaMa Moves!

June 3, 2018

A Dance and Performance Platform Curated by AUNTS An underground platform for dance, AUNTS creates events in unconventional spaces with multiple performers, overlapping performances, open dance parties, multi-disciplinary, body/non-body based, time oriented, finished/experimental/unfinished/process art. Guided by core principles of collectivity, cooperation, and sharing, AUNTS utilizes choreographic strategies to organize individual performances in a shared space […]

The Unarrival Experiments #4

June 1, 2018 - June 2, 2018

By Ni’Ja Whitson The Unarrival Experiments #4 is a ritual digging into the “vaporous body” via relationships between astronomy, cosmology, time, Blackness, and premature death.  As a solo iteration of the evening-length installation performance in process, Whitson engages the work of Heidegger’s On Time and Being with their forthcoming manuscript These Walking Glories. About the […]