"NO ONE THOUGHT WE COULD DO MODERN DANCE ON A STAGE OUR SIZE, AND THE DANCEMOPOLITAN SERIES HAS PROVED EVERYONE WRONG!" - Shanta Thake, Director of Joe's Pub
2014 DANCEMOPOLITAN COMMISSIONED ARTIST SERIES
CLAIRE PORTER'S PORTABLES
APRIL 25 & 26
A romp /of lan-guage (with a cast)-of character (s)
Sen·tence is a celebration/fascination/investigation of PARTS OF SPEECH. It is a new work by Claire Porter that includes Falling for Prepositions, a movement/song story about a composer who has fallen for prepositions. Silly and tender, Falling for Prepositions will be performed by soprano Marla Berg and Porter with music composed by USA Artist Mary Ellen Childs. Developed while in residence at the Baryshnikov Arts Center with funds provided by the New Music USA Live Music for Dance Program with generous support from the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation.
Also on the program is Pronoun Emergency, the "Audience Favorite" during DanceNow Joe's Pub Challenge 2013. Addressing the them/us/you/me of emergency preparedness, Pronoun Emergency is a fast romp around the room onto the life-raft. Performers are dancer/actors, Matt Buffalo, Dana Crowe, Misaki Karachi, Porter, Susan Thomasson and Sabatino Verlezza.
Friday and Saturday, April 25 and 26 at 7pm
Doors open at 6pm for Dinner and / or Cocktails.
Show Starts Promptly at 7pm.
Tickets are $15 in advance $20 at the door
The Public Theater (1pm to 6pm)
Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater
425 Lafayette Street at Astor Place, New York City
2014 DANCENOW JOE'S PUB FESTIVAL - SEPT 3, 4, 5, 6 & 13
2014 COMMISSIONED ARTIST SERIES
Gregory Dolbashian/The Dash Ensemble
SARA du JOUR
Nov 8 & 9 at 7pm
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