Daily Archives: May 8, 2013

  • Under Construction: Okwui Okpokwasili

    Bessie-Award winning Okpokwasili continues development of Bronx Gothic, a performance piece that combines movement, spoken word, and songs framed within an oral storytelling tradition that recalls the West African griot tradition and the epistolary form of the Victorian Gothic novel.

  • Under Construction: Somi

    Vocalist-songwriter Somi returns following her 2012 Armory residency to continue work on the Lagos Music Salon, a multidisciplinary presentation inspired by a 15-month creative sabbatical in Lagos, Nigeria that frames a narrative through the juxtaposition of reflective journal entries, musical vignettes, images and song.

  • American Ballet Theatre: ABT Kids

    Introduce future fans of ballet to the joys of movement, costumes, music and sets as ABT presents bite-sized clips from its 2013 spring season.

  • American Ballet Theatre: Opening Night Gala

    Join ABT for a sparkling opening night program featuring an astonishing 16 principal dancers. Selections of classical pas de deux from the season’s full-length ballets will be performed.