CATCH COIL

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SATURDAY JANUARY 10 – 7 to 10PM – CATCH COIL – PERFORMANCE – Following its sold-out, line-around-the-block, wall-busting, keg-spewing 10th anniversary blowout at COIL 2014 at The Invisible Dog, CATCH – “everybody’s favorite” hydra-headed, multi-disciplinary, rough-and-ready performance series – returns to COIL to devastate your whole deal. The “best ambulatory feast of experimental performance” (Village […]

YOUARENOWHERE

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JANUARY 8 – 17 – VARIOUS DAYS AND HOURS – PERFORMANCE – A conjuror of futuristic shamanism, Andrew Schneider’s YOUARENOWHERE experiments with the virtues of sensory overload via quantum mechanics, parallel universes, and Craiglist’s “Missed Connections”. Battling glitchy transmissions, crackling microphones and lighting instruments falling from the sky, one guy on a mission and a […]

INVENTGENUITY FESTIVAL

INVENTGENUITY FESTIVAL {0}

JANUARY 24 & 25 –  Beam Center holds its annual Inventgenuity Festival, a hands-on celebration of technology, imagination and craft for young people in 2nd grade and up. Kids will explore this year’s Festival theme of “Balance” in workshops led by Beam Center faculty and by collaborating to build a twenty-foot tall spinning sculpture designed […]

STATE OF AFFAIRS

STATE OF AFFAIRS {0}

JANUARY 29 & 30 – 8PM – State of Affairs by Todd Shalom & Niegel Smith – We met online in 2005. First date an Albee play, messed around and figured we’re better artners than partners. Since then, we’ve invited the public into this open relationship through walks and participatory performances. In celebration of our […]

THE VILLAGE OF VALE

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FEBRUARY 5-8 – PERFORMANCE – ‘The Village of Vale’ is an exploration of storytelling through music, performance and an immersive, dynamic art installation that serves as the setting for each performance. It is one original gothic fairy tale told many different ways. Using prose, original music, illustration, installation art and performance, Vale upends conventional methods […]

EMILY CLIMBS (MACHINE MECHANT)

EMILY CLIMBS (MACHINE MECHANT) {0}

FEBRUARY 20 & 21 – 7.30PM – In the year 2125, Emily Climbs addresses an audience.  A woman who exists in three separate bodies, due to a life-extension procedure gone wrong, she tells the story of her former companion, Kathleen Jackson, the American dictator whom history holds responsible for ending America’s reign as a world […]

DUSTAN LOUQUE

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TUESDAY DECEMBER 16 – 8PM – MUSIC – Dustan Paul Louque, also known as Louque, is an American singer/songwriter and often called Zelig’s musical son. He describes his sound as somewhere between Mod & Rocker. During his childhood years growing up in Grande Pointe, Louisiana, he heard an old speech on the radio by Huey […]

INVISIBLE DOG BENEFIT DINNER

INVISIBLE DOG BENEFIT DINNER {0}

FRIDAY DECEMBER 12 – 7-10PM – FIRST EVER INVISIBLE DOG BENEFIT DINNER – The Invisible Dog has always been a place where community thrives. In honor of the spirit of camaraderie that pervades our beloved art center, we are mastering a new art form at the Invisible Dog: the art of conversation. We hope you […]

CATCH 65

CATCH 65 {0}

SATURDAY DECEMBER 6 – 8PM – PERFORMANCE – CATCH is a hydra-headed, multi-disciplinary, rough and ready series of performance events that whirls through Brooklyn every month or two.  For over ten years Catch has given stage to emerging artists and downtown luminaries, pouring equal portions of community, love, and beer.  CATCH is curated with delicate […]

BREATH SONG

BREATH SONG {0}

MONDAY DECEMBER 8 – 8PM- MUSIC – US PREMIERE – Following performances in Munich and Ankara, “breath, song” offers a captivating evening of mesmerizing vocals, electronic loops and sensuous Japanese bamboo flute, united as breath becomes song. Featuring the Turkish multi-faceted vocalist Nihan Devecioglu and performer/composer Jeffrey Lependorf playing shakuhachi, the performance moves between improvisation […]