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THIS WEEK: (glowing) on Friday
Kota Yamazaki | Fluid hug hug: (glowing): FRI, APR 06, 8:00 PM
PERFORMANCE: QUOTE UNQUOTE
Kota Yamazaki | Fluid hug hug: (glowing) FRIDAY, APRIL 6, 8 PM
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A subtle and powerful work for six dancers that combines butoh, a Japanese dance form that embraces shadows and darkness, with traditional African dance and contemporary movement to create a scenario in which lightless vision ignites the imagination.
Peter Edwards + Sabisha Friedberg: The Hant Variance: WED, APR 04, 8:30 PM
WORK IN PROGRESS
Peter Edwards + Sabisha Friedberg: The Hant Variance
WEDNESDAY, APR 4, 8:30 PM
FREE

In this multiple loudspeaker work in progress performance, Edwards and Friedberg explore the experiential interplay of sound waves as audience members move through space.
Colin Stetson + Tyshawn Sorey with Sarah Neufeld: THU, APR 05, 7:30 PM
PERFORMANCE
Colin Stetson + Tyshawn Sorey with Sarah Neufeld
THURSDAY, APR 5, 7:30 PM
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Three extraordinary composer/performers take their instruments into uncharted territory.

On View

EXHIBITION
Ryan + Trevor Oakes: The Periphery of Perception
FEBRUARY 21 – MAY 31, 2012
EXHIBITION
Ben Rubin: A Shakespeare Accelerator
MARCH 5 – JULY 28, 2012
EXHIBITION
Jennifer + Kevin McCoy: Index
APRIL 6 – OCTOBER 13, 2012

Exhibitions are free + open to the public Monday-Saturday, 12–6 PM


Recent News

Didn't get tickets to tonight's sold-out John Zorn concert? Fear not - we will be live streaming the video + audio in Evelyn's Café.

There's still time to head to Market Block Books in Troy, buy Infinite Jest, and receive two free tickets to Thursday, April 12's SUE-C/AGF performance!

We recently got ahold of some clips from Jem Cohen's We Have An Anchor - Friday, April 27 cannot come fast enough.

Photo Credits: Image courtesy of Ryutaro Mishima; the rest courtesy of the artists

EMPAC 2011-2012 presentations, residencies, and commissions are supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Dance Project of the New England Foundation for the Arts (with lead funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation; additional funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Community Connections Fund of the MetLife Foundation, and the Boeing Company Charitable Trust), and the New York State Council for the Arts. Special thanks to the Jaffe Fund for Experimental Media and Performing Arts for support of artist commissions.


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