PS21 Presents Five Free Live Performances For Kids

[CHATHAM, NY] For the twelfth consecutive year, PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century presents a series of free afternoon performances especially for kids and their families. This year PS21’s “Just For Fun” program features Native American storytelling, a history of protest songs, modern dance, tap, and African dancing and drumming. The events will be…

Choreographer Trajal Harrell Presents “The Return of La Argentina” at EMPAC

Troy, NY — On Tuesday, April 25, at 5PM, choreographer Trajal Harrell will present a special matinee performance of his dance The Return of La Argentina at the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. The performance will take place on the EMPAC Mezzanine and is free and open to the public. The performance marks the beginning of Harrell’s artist residency…

PS21 Presents Free Spring Workshops Just for Kids

[CHATHAM, NY] – PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century presents a series of exceptional dance and theater workshops for kids this spring. Held at Chatham’s Mary E. Dardess Elementary School, the workshops are free. Pre-registration is required. “An important aspect our mission is to reach as many young people as possible and expose them…

PS21 in Chatham Announces 2017 Schedule of Events

Highlights: Alicia Svigals’ Klezmer Fiddle Express, The Rory Block Gospel & Blues Fest Weekend, Classical Piano Concerts, Play Readings and Films About the American Immigrant Experience, and The Chatham Dance Festival [CHATHAM, NY] – PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century is happy to announce its 2017 program of music, dance, and live theater under…

Choreographer Mary Armentrout offers workshop at EMPAC

Troy, NY — On Wednesday, April 12, San Francisco-based choreographer Mary Armentrout will conduct an open workshop at the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Titled From Feldenkrais to GoPro, the event will introduce participants to the Feldenkrais Method of Somatic Education in the context of contemporary media technologies such as the GoPro portable camera. The workshop…