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 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), 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.
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.
The People’s Institute for Survival and Beyond focuses on understanding what racism is, where it comes from, how it functions, why it persists and how it can be undone. This training is tailored specifically to cultural organizers, artists of all kinds, and arts administrators.
“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 […]
An evening of cocktails, dinner and performance celebrating La MaMa as a creative home for artists. Honoring Olympia Dukakis and Daniel L. Kurtz.
I AM HERE is a devised performance which grew out of a yearlong process that linked Catherine Filloux’s play, SELMA ‘65, with students from USC Lancaster.
“MAKE HERstory”, a one woman show written and performed by Alisa Brock, is a tale wrapped up in many tales of imagination used to survive abandonment and abuse. It is reality’s laughter and a gumbo of true stories that never had the chance to be told – until now.
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 […]