DUSK AHEAD: Junk Ensemble

May 22 - 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


May 22 - 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 […]

Mulan – The Percussion Musical

June 25 - September 13, 2014

Mulan is the classic story of a Chinese peasant girl who disguises herself as a man so that she can take her ailing father’s place as a soldier in the emperor’s war against the Huns.

So Long, Willy (Let’s Go Home)

August 21 - August 23, 2014

So Long, Willy (Let’s Go Home), opens the door to a utopian world of sterilized love, physical difference, and material sameness. Surrounded by 90’s animated classics and animal adventure romps (including that movie where Michael Jackson frees a whale with the power of music), I AM A BOYS CHOIR glimpses into a future in which intimacy is increasingly difficult, but, with a little bit of help from Britney and Celine Dion, this dance theater piece will try to find it anyway.

Summer Rental: The Maids

August 25

by Jean Genet / Directed and translated by Nancy Jones. Genet’s 1947 drama centers on two maids, Claire and Solange, who engage in ritualistic, sadomasochistic “games” while their employer, known only as Madame, is away. In this intimate three-person piece, with repetitive action and dialogue that ranges from ornate to crude, Genet delves into issues of class, power, sexuality, and gendered performance.

ALTIPLANO (WORLD PREMIERE): Jane Comfort & Company

May 28 - 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 […]