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