experimental theater

Art

Dancer Defies Gravity Amidst 5,700 Nylon Strings

Like a creature in a spider's web, Kaori Ito is trapped and suspended onstage at BAM.
Kara Weisenstein
11.11.16
Art

A Sensory-Distorting Theater Experiment Invades Museum Spaces

Artists Lundahl & Seitl cut off participants' senses while guiding them through art museums.
DJ Pangburn
9.3.16
Art

All-White Photographs Explore Mother-Daughter Chaos

New York-based performance artist and photographer Viky Garcia creates milky, monochrome scenes with her mother.
DJ Pangburn
6.15.16
Art

Who's Afraid of Feminist Fairy Tale Theater?

'The Coward' is a raucous romp for our modern moment.
Julia Lourie
6.5.16
Art

Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Play Takes a Bushwick Warehouse Back to the 70s

“The Grand Paradise” is a sultry, multi-sensory performance set in a ‘70s tropical resort.
Kara Weisenstein
2.9.16
Music

Experimental Operas Might Make the Genre Cool Again

'Hopscotch,' a new experimental opera in Los Angeles, bends every convention of what you thought an "opera" should be—and that's exactly why millennials like it.
Lola Blanc
11.12.15
Art

Bushwick Theater Offers a Much-Needed Walk on the Wild Side

Talking to Theresa Buchheister, Ryan William Downey, and Scott Reis of Title:Point, Silent Barn's resident theater company.
Adriana Rossetto
6.6.15
Stuff

Cosmonauts and Old Memories Rule Doris Mirescu’s Last Hurrah in NYC

Mirescu's stirring adaptation of Tarkovsky's <i>Solaris</i> is set in an Upper West Side townhouse, blending film and live theater to bring ghosts to life.
Jessica Rizzo
5.10.15
video

[Video] K.K. Barrett and Kid Koala's Theatrical Graphic Novel "Nufonia Must Fall Live"

Our new doc on the genre-mashing "live silent film," including interviews with the creators.
The Creators Project
8.4.14