Vangeline Theater, Butoh, avant-garde, NYC, Japan, dance, creative movement, 9/11, Times Square

Butoh Performance on 9/11 in Times Square 🗓

Butoh Performance on 9/11 in Times Square Wednesday, September 11 at 7:00 p.m. Times Square between 46th and 47th Streets Admission: Free Vangeline Theater will lead Butoh dancers and enthusiasts in a public performance in Times Square on 9/11. The performance is dedicated to the victims of the terrorist attacks that took place on that day in 2001. Butoh is the avant-garde performance art movement … Continue reading Butoh Performance on 9/11 in Times Square 🗓
Keiko Fujii Dance Company, Gibney, Kenny Endo, taiko, dance, performing arts, Japan, NYC

Keiko Fujii Dance Company at Gibney 🗓 🗺

Keiko Fujii Dance Company Thursday, September 18 through Saturday, September 21 from 8:00 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center – 280 Broadway (entrance at 53A Chambers Street) Admission: $15 in advance/$20 at the door The Keiko Fujii Dance Company of Osaka, Japan, returns to New York with the US premiere of Fujii’s Tamashii No Tibiki II (Soul Vibrations). It is an ensemble … Continue reading Keiko Fujii Dance Company at Gibney 🗓 🗺
Japan Society Contemporary Dance Festival, Japan Society, NYC, Japan, dance, contemporary dance, Butoh, Akira Kasai, Kuan-Hsiang Liu, Goblin Party, East Asia, performance art

Contemporary Dance Festival: Japan + East Asia 🗓 🗺

Contemporary Dance Festival: Japan + East Asia Friday, January 4 and Saturday, January 5 at 7:30 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $30/$25 Japan Society members Japan Society’s Contemporary Dance Festival: Japan + East Asia brings groundbreaking artists from the other side of the globe to New York audiences. Presented as part of Japan Society’s 2018-2019 Performing … Continue reading Contemporary Dance Festival: Japan + East Asia 🗓 🗺
Falling Out, Phantom Limb Company, BAM, Butoh, 3.11, 3/11, earthquake, tsunami, nuclear disaster, Fukushima,Tohoku, Great East Japan Earthquake, dance, performance

Butoh and Puppetry in “Falling Out” at BAM 🗓 🗺

Falling Out Wednesday, November 7 through Saturday, November 10 at 7:30 p.m. BAM Harvey Theater – 651 Fulton Street, Brooklyn Admission: $30 – $70 For the past 10 years, relentlessly inquisitive theater artists Jessica Grindstaff and Erik Sanko of the Phantom Limb Company have created onstage magic as a means to address current events and timeless mythologies. Their latest, the third installment of a trilogy that … Continue reading Butoh and Puppetry in “Falling Out” at BAM 🗓 🗺
Kizuna Dance, dance, Gibney Dance, Dance-Mobile, NYC, Japan, Japanese culture

Dance-Mobile: Kizuna Dance at Brooklyn Bridge Park 🗓 🗺

Dance-Mobile: Kizuna Dance at Brooklyn Bridge Park Saturday, August 4 at 7:00 p.m. Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Harbor View Lawn – 40 73rd Street, Brooklyn Admission: Free Kizuna Dance presents both full works and excerpts from pieces in its current touring cycle, including the first public excerpt of their latest work-in-progress, REBIRTH. Inspired by aspects of Japanese culture, the works span the company’s four-year history and … Continue reading Dance-Mobile: Kizuna Dance at Brooklyn Bridge Park 🗓 🗺