UBU SINGS UBU

04/09/14 - 04/26/14

Ubu Sings Ubu is a theatrical mash up of Alfred Jarry’s absurdist satire Ubu Roi and the art punk songs of the cult experimental band Pere Ubu!

Richard Maxwell and
New York City Players: Isolde

04/10/14 - 04/26/14

In this new play, a famous actress decides to build her dream house after finding her ability to retain her lines slipping away, but the project and her marriage become jeopardized by the award-winning architect she hires.

You May Meet Her

04/18/14 - 04/25/14

Ms. Connections is a non-verbal clown who suffers from loneliness and papers her walls with the Yellow Pages to comfort herself.

Experiments in Opera: Brother, Brother

05/02/14 - 05/03/14

Experiments in Opera announces the premiere of Brother Brother, the final production of their 2013-14 Season at Abrons, with music and libretto by Aaron Siegel.

David Wampach: TOUR

05/06/14 - 05/08/14

TOUR places vocal work and breath onstage as performance. A small platform is the setting for the solo, which is completely based on the sounds and gestures made by the dancer.

UNPACK: Chelsea Knight
Experimental Documentary

05/06/14 - 05/20/14

In this three-day workshop, artist Chelsea Knight will explore the categories of fiction and documentary in contemporary art. Participants will research, write and produce two video projects: one short collaborative piece and one longer solo project.

Claudia Triozzi:
Boomerang or Le retour à soi (The return to the self)

05/06/14 - 05/08/14

A piece for an actress and a dancer, Boomerang is an investigation into a meeting with the other on the stage, in which Claudia Triozzi focuses primarily on feelings of uncertainty and fear of the unknown.

Big Art Group: The People L.E.S

05/09/14 - 05/10/14

Following site-specific productions in Italy, Germany and Austria, Big Art Group premieres The People L.E.S., an outdoor spectacle that combines live theater with large-scale, real-time video projection in the Abrons outdoor amphitheater at Abrons.

Carnegie Hall Neighborhood Concert: Le Vent du Nord

05/18/14

Le Vent du Nord’s folk music is an earthy blend of energetic French-Canadian and Celtic dance tunes, traditional songs, and original compositions accented with touches of classic R&B.

A Class Of Its Own:
Red Bull Music Academy Closing Night

05/31/14

With three stages and 15 artists involved, you’re sure to hear something new – and probably from someone you’ve never heard of before.

Gertrude Stein SAINTS!

06/12/14 - 06/28/14

One of Gertrude Stein's artistic projects was to write the sound of American language. Theater Plastique advances this idea, setting Stein's 'saints' librettos to distinctly American genres of music.

UBU SINGS UBU

04/09/14 - 04/26/14

Ubu Sings Ubu is a theatrical mash up of Alfred Jarry’s absurdist satire Ubu Roi and the art punk songs of the cult experimental band Pere Ubu!

Richard Maxwell and
New York City Players: Isolde

04/10/14 - 04/26/14

In this new play, a famous actress decides to build her dream house after finding her ability to retain her lines slipping away, but the project and her marriage become jeopardized by the award-winning architect she hires.

You May Meet Her

04/18/14 - 04/25/14

Ms. Connections is a non-verbal clown who suffers from loneliness and papers her walls with the Yellow Pages to comfort herself.

Experiments in Opera: Brother, Brother

05/02/14 - 05/03/14

Experiments in Opera announces the premiere of Brother Brother, the final production of their 2013-14 Season at Abrons, with music and libretto by Aaron Siegel.

Claudia Triozzi:
Boomerang or Le retour à soi (The return to the self)

05/06/14 - 05/08/14

A piece for an actress and a dancer, Boomerang is an investigation into a meeting with the other on the stage, in which Claudia Triozzi focuses primarily on feelings of uncertainty and fear of the unknown.

UNPACK: Chelsea Knight
Experimental Documentary

05/06/14 - 05/20/14

In this three-day workshop, artist Chelsea Knight will explore the categories of fiction and documentary in contemporary art. Participants will research, write and produce two video projects: one short collaborative piece and one longer solo project.

David Wampach: TOUR

05/06/14 - 05/08/14

TOUR places vocal work and breath onstage as performance. A small platform is the setting for the solo, which is completely based on the sounds and gestures made by the dancer.

Big Art Group: The People L.E.S

05/09/14 - 05/10/14

Following site-specific productions in Italy, Germany and Austria, Big Art Group premieres The People L.E.S., an outdoor spectacle that combines live theater with large-scale, real-time video projection in the Abrons outdoor amphitheater at Abrons.

Carnegie Hall Neighborhood Concert: Le Vent du Nord

05/18/14

Le Vent du Nord’s folk music is an earthy blend of energetic French-Canadian and Celtic dance tunes, traditional songs, and original compositions accented with touches of classic R&B.

A Class Of Its Own:
Red Bull Music Academy Closing Night

05/31/14

With three stages and 15 artists involved, you’re sure to hear something new – and probably from someone you’ve never heard of before.

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