Tag Archives: Abrons Arts Center

Upcoming Town Hall: Dancers’ Bodies. Promoting Wellness.

I’m really looking forward to attending this event on May 16th, organized by Dance/NYC and Dance/USA. Town Hall: Dancers’ Bodies. Promoting Wellness. Calling All Stakeholders in Dance! Dance/NYC and the Dance/USA Taskforce on Dancer Health invite you to join us … Continue reading

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Abrons Arts Center Presents “the horror the horror”

From March 31st through April 2nd, Abrons Arts Center will present the horror the horror (I have plenty of energy to drive over there), created and performed by Madeline Best, Shaun Irons, Lauren Petty, and Brian Rogers.  In a review … Continue reading

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The Whiz: Obamaland

Photo by Steven Schreiber Ease on down the road to recession and back from the brink of fantasy in Nicholas Leichter and Monstah Black’s take on “The Wiz/ard of Oz” for the Obama generation. Featuring choreography by Leichter and a … Continue reading

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Alwin Nikolais Centennial Celebration

The Abrons Arts Center at Henry Street Settlement is celebrating the centennial of the birth of Alwin Nikolais, a visionary choreographer who has captivated audiences with his use of multimedia technology and mesmerizing use of movement, lighting, and sound. On … Continue reading

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AMERICAN REALNESS

Start the new year off right – by taking in some contemporary performance.  The AMERICAN REALNESS festival presents and highlights the work of eight contemporary choreographers to debunk stilted perceptions of American dance and give way to a new notion … Continue reading

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