Eiko & Koma Debut Their New Site-Specific Dance, Water, to Kick Off Lincoln Center Out of Doors

While a concert was wrapping up at Damrosch Park, hundreds of spectators gathered around the Paul Milstein Pool on the other side of the Metropolitan Opera House to witness the premiere of Water, a site-specific dance performance by Eiko & Koma that kicked off the start of Lincoln Center Out of Doors. The two performers draped in white … Continue reading

New York Comes Alive for the 5th Annual Make Music New York Festival

Now in its fifth year, Make Music New York, is a unique festival of free concerts in public spaces throughout the five boroughs of New York City, all on June 21st, the first day of summer. MMNY takes place simultaneously with similar festivities in more than 460 cities around the world, a global celebration of music … Continue reading

The High Line Plays Host to the 40th Anniversary of Trisha Brown’s Roof Piece

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Trisha Brown’s Roof Piece, the seminal work was recreated along rooftops adjacent to The High Line. Originally performed in 1971, Roof Piece consists of nine dancers situated on different rooftops, each within sight of the next dancer in the line. The first dancer begins the performance by improvising movements … Continue reading

Atlantic Avenue ArtWalk 2011

The sun shined down on Brooklyn this past weekend at the 8th annual Atlantic Avenue ArtWalk. The ArtWalk is a self-guided tour of artist’s open studios offering viewers a glimpse into their creative process. The main event was a block party on Saturday that shut down Nevins Street with with a live mural being painted by … Continue reading

Tammany Societies

This Friday a new event production company, Lenape, will be throwing down their first event at Tammany Hall in the Lower East Side. Tammany Societies is their attempt to meld excellence in the wold of music, food, and mixology. For the ten dollar cover, revelers will be treated to an array of small bites and … Continue reading

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