Experience this monumental and deeply-realized artistic encounter of dance, light, sound, and architecture on a scale not seen since its premiere 30 years ago. Funded by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, FringeArts presents a re-imagined production of Available Light—a multidisciplinary work by choreographer Lucinda Childs, architect Frank Gehry, and composer John Adams—as part of the 2015 Fringe Festival.
September 10, 8 p.m.
September 11, 8 p.m.
September 12, 8 p.m.
Learn more about choreographer Lucinda Childs and explore her archive of scores and drawings through our multimedia web publication A Steady Pulse: Restaging Lucinda Childs, 1963–78.
The Wilma Theater presents a panel discussion on the role of theater in our current political landscape.
Through more than 100 published works and many recordings, Bernard Rands is well-established as a major figure in contemporary music.
Daniel Bernard Roumain is a composer, violinist, and bandleader who combines his classical training with hip-hop and Haitian influences.
Fleisher Art Memorial is implementing new communication strategies meant to transform the organization into a more welcoming and accessible space for its South Philadelphia neighbors.
Supporting, documenting and presenting Philadelphia area folk arts, the Philadelphia Folklore Project is committed to sustaining community cultural knowledge.
Writer and dancer Wendy Perron evokes Trisha Brown to explain why contemporary dance is open to multiple meanings.
The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage (the Center) today announced 53 grants in support of the Philadelphia region’s cultural organizations and artists. The 2016 awards total more than $10 million and provide funding for 12 new Pew Fellowships, 36 Project grants, and 5 Advancement grants.
As part of Bryn Mawr College’s ongoing retrospective, Trisha Brown: In the New Body, the Pennsylvania Ballet performs Brown’s O zlozony/O composite, becoming the first US ballet company to perform Brown’s choreography.
The Philadelphia Museum of Art traced the influence of Marcel Duchamp on the dance, music, and visual artwork of these four equally protean figures.
Roko Kawai is a dance artist and a 2003 Pew Fellow.
Kent De Spain is a dancer and a 1992 Pew Fellow.
Composer Vijay Iyer and librettist Mike Ladd on how improvisation functions within their creative process.