Time: October 17, 2019 at 8pm to October 27, 2019 at 10pm
Location: Theater for the New City
Street: 155 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10003
City/Town: New York
Website or Map: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/…
Event Type: butoh, dance
Organized By: Emily
Latest Activity: Sep 21, 2019
New York Butoh Institute presents the New York Butoh Institute Festival 19 from Thursday, October 17 through Sunday, October 27, 2019 at Theater for the New City. This year will mark the 60th anniversary of the Japanese performance art form butoh.
Curated by New York Butoh Institute's founder Vangeline, the Festival will consist of an exciting program of Butoh workshops and masterclasses, as well as seven nights of groundbreaking performances presented at Theater for the New City. The festival will conclude on Sunday, October 27 with a lecture and short film celebrating the founder of butoh, Tatsumi Hijikata, and the 60 years of this historical and revolutionary art form as it continues to evolve into the 21st century.