Eiko Otake's Distance is Malleable. Photo by Ben McKeown.

Eiko Otake Experiments with Collaborations at NYU Skirball

Eiko Otake: The Duet Project: Distance is Malleable Friday, April 15 through Sunday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m. NYU Skirball – 566 LaGuardia Place Admission: $35 Dance visionary Eiko Otake’s newest offering, Distance is Malleable, is a mutable and evolving series of experiments in collaboration. Negotiating differences of race, age, culture, and religion, she partners with a diverse range of artists, living and dead, to … Continue reading Eiko Otake Experiments with Collaborations at NYU Skirball

Contemporary Dance Festival Returns to Japan Society

Contemporary Dance Festival: Japan + East Asia Friday, January 14 at 7:30 p.m. (followed by a MetLife Meet-the-Artists Reception) Saturday, January 15 at 7:30 p.m. (followed by an Artist Q&A) Japan Society – 333 East 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $30 / $25 Japan Society members Japan Society relaunches a proud tradition with the 2022 Contemporary Dance Festival: Japan + East Asia. … Continue reading Contemporary Dance Festival Returns to Japan Society

Sachiyo Ito and Company to Explore Themes of Snow in First Performance of 2021

Salon Series No.68: Symbolism of Snow Sunday, January 31 at 3:00 p.m. EST Live Stream on YouTube Admission: Free Sachiyo Ito and Company will host its first performance of 2021 on the last day of January. Taking the symbolism of snow, Salon Series No.68 will herald in the snowy season and welcome a new season of unity into the world. Snow is a popular theme … Continue reading Sachiyo Ito and Company to Explore Themes of Snow in First Performance of 2021
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