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 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…

Golden Dragon Acrobats and Enriched HD Broadcasts at the Mahaiwe in April

Great Barrington, Mass.— The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present the Golden Dragon Acrobats this month, along with HD broadcasts by London’s National Theatre, Met Opera, and the Bolshoi Ballet that will be enriched by enlightening pre-screening lectures. “Our April programming brings global opportunities into Great Barrington, ranging from amazing acrobatics from China to an…