AUNTS nieces nephews and grandparents is about everybody dancing. This unique one-time performance party event will bring together seniors from the Lower East Side, teen dance students from Abrons Art Center, and the internationally-acclaimed artist group AUNTS.
12/05/14 - 12/06/14
Making their American debut, Radiobalett presents the nature of Love, a choreographed fictionalization of the private and shared experiences of the performers.
12/04/14 - 12/07/14
It turns out that “the good old days” are not so good anymore. Our innocence is missing, and in looking back we try to find what we lost on the way. Is it possible to create a nostalgia for the present?
Now and Then is a reading series featuring performance texts (and texts about performance) from the past in conversation with current writings. Curated and hosted by Sarah Maxfield, each event includes two writer/ readers sharing a recent work as well as an older piece.
11/22/14 - 11/23/14
A daring piece of radical research, the work demands an exceptionally high level of consciousness, strength, and sensitivity from the performers — just as is to be expected from the Hungarian choreographer Adrienn Hód.
11/13/14 - 11/15/14
2013 Bessie Award winner Jaro Vinarský returns to Abrons with his newest duet, ANIMALINSIDE, a suite of poem-like stories, inspired by Hungarian novelist László Krasznahorkai and German painter Max Neumann’s book of the same title.
INformances are student-centered group performances and exhibitions that showcase artistic progress and provide a space for creative reflection. All INformances are free and open to the public.
10/31/14 - 11/08/14
The Maids’ The Maids is a performance involving Jean Genet’s The Maids, two professional housekeepers, two professional actors, and a lot of Fritos.