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Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Flooding With Love For The Kid
Sep 15, 2010
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Okay, Zachary Oberzan, we hear your title’s implicit wish: that we flood with love…for you. I know, I know, the phrase is in the original dialogue of the novel/Rambo film First Blood, which...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Gare St. Lazare Players Trilogy
Sep 15, 2010
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On Monday, Mike Daisey’s Agony and Ectasy stretched for two and a half hours. And last night, The Beckett Trilogy clocked in at close to four. They don’t call it time-based art for nothing. I’ve...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: The Wooster Group
Sep 14, 2010
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Planning on seeing Wooster Group’s mindboggling media experiment? Well, There Is Still Time…Brother. And I recommend that you do. A sensory smorgasbord of live characters,...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Atlas/Basinski vs Reeves/Sverrisson
Sep 14, 2010
They say lighting doesn’t strike in the same place twice. But on Friday, and again on Monday, two layered, strobing, hyperstimulating art films lit up The Works–and resonated with stirring...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Shirin Neshat
Sep 14, 2010
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I still remember my first direct encounter with one of Shirin Neshat’s video installations: Tooba, in 2003 at the Asia Society. I was blown away by the combination of its sheer sensuality (at...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Maria Hassabi
Sep 13, 2010
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“What I want the audience to do is look.” Maria Hassabi, a Cyprus-born, New York-based choreographer with an impressive body of finely-calibrated, nuanced works, is enjoying a post-show...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Zachary Oberzan
Sep 13, 2010
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What do you get when you mix one man, a driving obsession and a 220-square-foot studio apartment in New York? An epic film, of course: Flooding with Love for the Kid, Zachary Oberzan’s...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Elizabeth LeCompte (The Great)
Sep 12, 2010
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I’ve been a professional arts journalist for about a decade now, and I’ve had the great good fortune to have access to hundreds (thousands?) of interesting, talented, famous, weird, delightful,...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: tiny tba w/ Greasy Kid Stuff
Sep 12, 2010
Those kids and their hiphop. Today at the Greasy Kid Stuff-hosted kids’ disco, while Bhangra rhythms got the party started, it was Secret Agent 23 Skidoo’s I Gotta Be Me, complete with a...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: The Art of Performance Curation
Sep 12, 2010
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Most people probably don’t spend a lot of time thinking about how a given performance makes its way from studio to stage, and what happens to that art once it’s had its (usually very short) run....
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