MADE HERE gets live in Queens
The the ~ time few weeks, we’ve been in a distraction of Tony coverage, feverishly studying the beyond season on Broadway in an essay to divine Tony Award winners. Well that’s everything over, it turns out we’re the most wise, and now it’s time to be changed our attention to elsewhere in the New York theater ecology. Namely, downtown to HERE, the premier presenter of some of the incorporated town’s most daring interdisciplinary work. This year HERE is marking the side with season of its terrific online documentary course MADE HERE. At a time while it’s hard enough to finish media representation for mainstream arts, MADE HERE is that a great quantity more amazing and urgent. Through these attractively shot and edited videos and a profitable interactive website, MADE HERE is edifice a unique record of the most good of New York experimental theater. Generations from at this time, students and other artists will induce on this indispensible archive for inhalation and tips on how to do art and survive in a daunting good housewifery.
And now you can check it exhausted live. Tonight from 7–9pm at LaGuardia Performing Arts Center (31-10 Thomson Ave in Long Island City, Queens), HERE and LPAC resolution co-host a special event because of Season 2 of MADE HERE. There wish be a screening of three petulant episodes from the chapter Lifework, in which artists ranging in age from 15 to 75 sift the different stages of their careers. The primeval episode, “Breaking In,” looks at in what condition artists got their start in the function. In the second, “Perseverance,” the subjects theme how they stay in the calling and how they define success. Finally, in “Staying Power,” established artists plough~ their memories and talk about in what condition they continue to evolve their drudge. Interviewees include Elizabeth LeCompte, Reggie Watts, Joan Jonas, Young Jean Lee, and John Collins. The screening leave be followed by an audience canvassing moderated by director Jay Scheib. This incident is free and open to the general.