Past Programs

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December 14 - February 3, 2019

December 14 – February 3, 2018
Opening Reception: December 14, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Xandra Ibarra, Alison Kuo, and Tiffany Jaeyeon Shin
Curated by 2017-2018 AIRspace Curator in Residence Alexis Wilkinson
Presented in partnership with Cuchifritos Gallery + Project Space
120 Essex Street (inside Essex Market)
Gallery hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 12-6pm

George Emilio Sanchez: Bang Bang Gun Amok II

December 14, 2018 from 6pm

Presented in Partnership with University Settlement
University Settlement’s Speyer Hall, 184 Eldridge St
Sliding Scale Suggested Donation: $5; $10; $15; $20
Youth 18 and under are free, available at box office only

Bang Bang Gun Amok II is a 24-hour performance marathon that addresses how gun culture is embedded in the history of the United States. Artists, activists, scholars, Lower East Side youth, and gun violence survivors unite in a spirit of solidarity to collectively call for an end to our nation’s culture of violence.  

George Emilio Sanchez: Bang Bang Gun Amok II

December 14, 2018

Presented in Partnership with University Settlement

Bang Bang Gun Amok II is a 24-hour performance marathon that addresses how gun culture is embedded in the history of the United States. Artists, activists, scholars, Lower East Side youth, and gun violence survivors unite in a spirit of solidarity to collectively call for an end to our nation’s culture of violence.  

[BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND] ONEOFUS: Jack & the Beanstalk

December 14 - December 30, 2018

Playhouse
$20 for December 14 performance
$25 for December 15-16 performances
$35 for December 20-23 performances
$45 for December 27-30 performances
Recommended for ages 5+

Jack needs the whole town’s support to help them chop down the beanstalk. In the process, Jack and their neighbors free themselves from their oppressor, the plundering Giant Rump.

[BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND] ONEOFUS: Jack & the Beanstalk

December 14 - December 30, 2018

Playhouse

Jack needs the whole town’s support to help them chop down the beanstalk. In the process, Jack and their neighbors free themselves from their oppressor, the plundering Giant Rump.

[World Premiere] Larissa Velez-Jackson: Zapatografia/Shoegraphy

November 29 - December 8, 2018 from 7:30pm

Playhouse
$20

Using Larissa Velez-Jackson’s signature humor in its minimalist form, Zapatografía/Shoegraphy addresses the relationship between the longtime working class residents of New York City and its experimental arts community.

“How to see in the dark” Screening & Talk

November 26 - November 26, 2018 from 7:30 pm

How to see in the dark Screening with Kerry Downey and Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste NOVEMBER 26, 2018 @ 7:30 PM
Underground Theater • Free

Join artist Kerry Downey for the New York debut of their video work How to see in the dark (2017, 12:40 minutes). Please note that there will be no late seating.

Dreamcrusher Record Release Party

November 15 - November 15, 2018 from 8:00 PM

$10 in advance, $12 at the door.

 

Join us for Dreamcrusher’s Record Release Party, featuring performances by BEARCAT, Kill Alters, Channel 63, DJ President Evil and other special guests. This event features exclusive Dreamcrusher/CORPUS merch printed by Ain’t Wet. Co-presented by CORPUS and Abrons Arts Center; Visual Direction by CENO

[New York Premiere] Big Dance Theater: ANTIGONICK

November 14 - November 17, 2018 from 7pm and 8:30pm

Underground Theater
$20

Big Dance Theater’s latest work, ANTIGONICK, is a “pop-up play under construction” of Anne Carson’s one-act, radical-feminist take on Sophocles’ Antigone.