Jan Martens/Grip: Sweat Baby SweatJanuary 27 through January 28, 2017 @ 8 PM
Flemish/Dutch choreographer Jan Martens’ conceptually rigorous and dynamically engaging work has been captivating audiences across Europe since 2009. In SWEAT BABY SWEAT, he focuses on the all-consuming love affair between a man and a woman, a couple who can’t or won’t let each other go.
The Playhouse | 8 PM | $35
Abrons Spring Launch PartyJanuary 27, 2017 @ 6-8 PM
Join us for an evening of exhibitions, performances and cocktails on January 27 to celebrate the opening of the Abrons Arts Center’s Spring Season!
Registration now open for Spring 2017
Abrons’ classes and workshops are for art makers of all ages and every level of creative development.
We nurture risk taking, boldness, experimentation, and embrace curiosity.
Come make something new.
6th Annual New York Game AwardsJanuary 19, 2017 @ 7:30 PM
The Abrons Arts Center is delighted to partner with the New York Videogame Critics Circle for the 6th Annual New York Game Awards ceremony. Tickets include access to an after party reception (guests must be 21 to drink) on stage with the winners, critics and DJ Rahat Rashid, who’ll be mashing-up any number of amazing game soundtracks.
New York City Players: Good SamaritansFebruary 8 through February 25, 2017 @ 8 PM
New York City Players presents a return of Richard Maxwell’s critically acclaimed GOOD SAMARITANS. In a dining hall at a rehabilitation center, pleasure battles virtue in this urban story of an intake counselor and her patient. Starring Rosemary Allen and Kevin Hurley. Written and directed with songs by Richard Maxwell.
The Playhouse | 8 PM | $25
Tiny Little Band: Your Hair Looked Great (World Premiere)February 8 through February 25, 2017 @ 7:30 PM
A motivational speech. An ad for cheese chips. An ancient Greek hero. A desire to do good, to live right, to not fail, to make the world better, to find happiness, to find comfort, to find meaning, to find, to find, to find, success, success, SUCCESS. Your Hair Looked Great is a kaleidoscopic head-trip through the social and cultural forces that shape our sense of what life is and what life should be.
Underground Theater | 7:30 PM | $25
Download our brochure now
Download our Spring 2017 brochure for upcoming events on stage and on view, as well as information about classes, workshops and StudioLAB.
On ViewJanuary 2 through January 22, 2017
On ViewJanuary 21 through January 28, 2017
On StageJanuary 27 through January 28, 2017
On ViewFebruary 3 through May 14, 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.