current august performances

Poetic Theater Productions Presents

Conscious Language

Workshops, Conversation and Performance curated by muMs

showtimes:

August 18-20 @ 7pm

tickets:

$20
More details to be announced soon.

From August 18-20, Poetic Theater Productions will present Conscious Language: three days of workshops, conversation and performance curated by muMs (HBO's "Oz") on how poets and theater makers can use their words to create a socially conscious theater of language. Featuring a workshop for poets on turning poetry into theater culminating in performance, a panel on the importance of the spoken word featuring leaders in the hip hop theater community, and featured performances by some of the city's finest spoken word poets.


New York No Limits Film Event

showtimes:

August 21 @ 7:30pm

tickets:

Advance tickets are $7, $10 at the door.
Tickets available at Ovationtix or call 866.811.4111.

8/21 LINEUP
ANIMALS Alexander Yan dir., U. S. narrative
CHANGEOVER David Ketterer / T. Connor Lynch dirs., U. S. documentary
BOULE A FACETTES (GLITTERBALL) Donon Marion dir., France nar.
NO TIENE GRACIA (NOT FUNNY) Carlos Violade dir., Spain narrative
PARIETAL GUIDANCE Lonnie Edwards dir., U. S. narrative/experimental


the CURRENT SESSIONS:
Volume IV, Issue II.

Photo credit: Corey Melton; Company: The YC

showtimes:

August 22-24
Friday + Saturday @ 7:30pm
Sunday @ 3pm with TalkBack
Sunday @ 7pm

tickets:

Tickets available at Ovationtix or call 866.811.4111.

$20 General Admission (online on Saturday, August 16th and after and at the door)
$15 Presale General Admission (online sales only until Friday, August 15th)
$30 Double Feature Sunday (both Sunday performances plus Drink Ticket; online or at door)
$15 Student/Senior/East Village residents* (only available during the day of show at door) with valid ID/ mailing material.
*with zip codes: 10009, 10003, 10002.

The CURRENT SESSIONS is a NYC-based dance organization and presenting series that represents the works of early and midcareer choreographers and movement-based artists. We seek to provide a place for contemporary dance to thrive, serving as an incubator for the furtherance of our choreographers’ artistic visions. Volume IV, Issue II. will feature 12 choreographers and 3 guest artists in 4 diverse programs, with a primary focus on works that have a dance theater/performance art influence, are created in collaboration with a sound designer, or carries a broad message of activism, among others.

ARTIST LINEUP:

PROGRAM A: Friday, August 22nd at 7:30pm
Colby Damon
EmmaGrace Skove-Epes
Enza DePalma // ENZA

Nicole von Arx
Sophie Sotsky // TYKE DANCE
Stephanie Acosta with Jessie Young

with Guest Artist
crux // Troy Ogilvie



PROGRAM B: Saturday, August 23rd at 730pm
Allison Jones // Allison Jones Dance
Jay Carlon
Kathryn Rhodes // RoadWork
Robert Daniel Holmes Maynard
Sophie Maguire // lonely goat

Wynn Holmes // Street Parade (film)

with Guest Artists
Arias // Bryan Arias
Danielle Russo Dance Company
PROGRAM C: Sunday, August 24th at 3pm with Talkback
Colby Damon
EmmaGrace Skove-Epes
Robert Daniel Holmes Maynard
Sophie Maguire // lonely goat

Sophie Sotsky // TYKE DANCE
Stephanie Acosta with Jessie Young

with Guest Artist
Danielle Russo Dance Company
PROGRAM D: Sunday, August 24th at 7pm
Allison Jones // Allison Jones Dance
Enza DePalma // E|N|Z|A
Jay Carlon
Kathryn Rhodes // RoadWork
Nicole von Arx
Wynn Holmes // Street Parade (film)

with Guest Artists
Arias // Bryan Arias
crux // Troy Ogilvie

The CURRENT SESSIONS will also be facilitating our workshop series, LAB // SESSIONS, from Monday to Thursday, August 18 - 21, at Teatro Circulo from 12pm - 2pm. These workshops are FREE with RSVP, and allows professional dancers and non-dancers alike to learn about the creative process and individual style of select SESSIONS choreographers. More information and full schedule at www.thecurrentsessions.com.

upcoming performances

Cherry Picking 2014
ST★R F*CKER

August 25-26
Nath Ann Carrera: I Don't Want To Throw Rice, I Want To Throw Rocks: The Early Southern Gothicism Of Dolly Parton!

August 28
Redbone: A Biomythography

August 30-31

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