On Stage & On ViewFall 2017 Brochure Available Now
Download the fall brochure and read all about our upcoming performances, exhibitions and more.
AIRspace Artist-in-Residence ExhibitionJune 28 through August 18, 2017
Abrons’ annual AIRspace exhibition is organized by curator-in-residence Xavier Acarín and features visual art residents Kristen Jensen, Sara Jordenö, Baseera Khan, Alan Ruiz, and Matthew Schrader.
Opening Reception | June 28 | 6 – 8 PM
International Contemporary Ensemble [ICE]: OpenICE Fall SeriesSeptember 7 through September 10, 2017
This September, the International Contemporary Ensemble celebrates four years since their first OpenICE concert at Abrons and the launch of their FIFTH OpenICE season. ICE activates Abrons’ various spaces with interactive performance and education events, looking to the past with a retrospective and into the future with premieres of new works. December’s residency features ICE’s pianist’s brainchild, the UNcaged Toy Piano Festival, as well as the world premiere performance of Wojtek Blecharz’ Music for Invisible Places.
September 7 -10, December 14-15
Playhouse/Experimental/Underground | Various Times | FREE
Caborca: Distant Star [WORLD PREMIERE]September 14 through October 1, 2017
An eerily relevant drama unfolds in Brooklyn-based theater company Caborca’s adaptation of Roberto Bolaño’s novel Distant Star, a harrowing tale of fascism and its aftermath.
Underground Theater | Various Times | $25
Then a Cunning Voice and A Night We Spend Gazing at Stars: Quilt Installation by Emily Johnson/Catalyst and Maggie ThompsonSeptember 1 through October 8, 2017
An installation of 84 hand-sewn, community-made quilts designed by Makwa Studio textile artist Maggie Thompson that served as a platform for Emily Johnson/Catalyst’ performance of Then a Cunning Voice and A Night We Spend Gazing at Stars.
On ViewSeptember 1 through October 8, 2017
On ViewSeptember 1 through November 17, 2017
On StageSeptember 7 through September 10, 2017
On StageSeptember 14 through October 1, 2017
The Abrons Arts Center supports the presentation of innovative, multi-disciplinary work; cultivates artists in all stages of their creative development through educational programs and residencies; and serves as an intersection of cultural engagement for local, national, and international audiences and art-workers.