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Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Dayna Hanson
Sep 11, 2010
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A good deal of buzz has attended Gloria’s Cause, a dance-theater work by the Seattle artist Dayna Hanson which opened a special preview presentation run last night (it premieres in December at On...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Mike Daisey
Sep 10, 2010
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Furnished with nothing but a glass of water, a table and chair, and a passionate, well-informed message, Mike Daisey held the crowd’s rapt attention for two hours, and earned a standing ovation....
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Making the rounds at The Works
Sep 10, 2010
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The People’s Biennial A diverse and vibrant collection of works from not-necessarily-established artists, this jam-packed exhibit features everything from bizarre felt piñatas and wooden walking...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Nature Theater of Oklahoma
Sep 10, 2010
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I don’t typically get to see shows more than once in New York, especially new, progressive works, which have all-too-short runs. Really, given the volume of stuff to be seen, I’m often lucky to...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Recommended Viewing
Sep 10, 2010
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Curators (like critics) are a dime a dozen in the arts world— they produce lots of chatter, most of which slides quickly to the background. The Philip Bithers of this world, on the other hand,...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Japanther vs. Night Shade
Sep 10, 2010
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They started strong, with spooky sound-effects and intricate silhouette images. Within the first few seconds, we saw haunted houses, hooded graffiti artists, and a morphing man-panther. Moments...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: John Smith
Sep 10, 2010
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In this piece, you see black and white footage of a busy street. Cars and people pass at random, act at random, deftly sidestep near-collisions, and execute unconscious maneuvers. Meanwhile, a...
Thumbnail for - MFNW Picks: Bar Pilot’s Flyover
Sep 9, 2010
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Big Freedia The most visible proponent of “sissy bounce,” a gay and gleefully gender-bent subgenre of hip-hop, Big Freedia, a funk-ringmaster hybrid of Rick James and Boy George, hails from New...
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Sep 9, 2010
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David Bazan The voice of this former frontman of Seattle’s Pedro The Lion, holds a permanent place in the Culturephile Memory Bank. During one crowded college show, circa ‘99, the timbre and...
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Sep 9, 2010
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Menomena Militantly unique, ingeniously intricate, and devoted to expanding the parameters of any media they encounter (their debut album packaging famously featured an origami foldout monster),...
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