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Franklin Furnace's Goings On
February 28, 2006

CONTENTS:
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1. Benoit Maubrey, FF Fund for Performance Art recipient 2006, at Flux Factory, NY, April 9, 2 pm
2. Paul Henry Ramirez, FF Alumn, at Bergdorf Goodman, March 7, 9 pm
3. Paul McMahon, FF Alumn, at Colony Café, March 4, 8 pm
4. Jon Keith Brunelle, FF Alumn, at Collective Unconscious, March 3
5. Nicolás Dumit Estévez plus Nao Bustamante, Paco Cao, Yoko Inoue, Cary Peppermint, and Ricardo Miranda Zúñiga, FF Alumns, at Hartwick College, March 7-8
6. Judith Sloan, FF Alumn, at BAX, Brooklyn, March 26, 6 pm
7. Sonya Rapoport, FF Alumn, in the Whitney Biennial 2006
8. Deborah Garwood, FF Alumn, at Mayastendhalgallery.com
9. Nina Kuo, FF Alumn, at Flushing Town Hall, thru April 9
10. Halona Hilbertz, FF Alumn, at Pussycat Lounge, NY, March 3
11. Tim Miller, FF Alumn, in San Francisco, March 2-12
12. Nancy Buchanan, Susan Mogul, Martha Rosler, Miriam Schapiro, FF Alumns, at Centre Pompidou, Paris, opening March 7
13. Raul Zamudio, FF Alumn, at Orozco Room, NY, March 2
14. Beth Lapides, FF Alumn, at Skirball Center, LA, March 10, and more
15. Yvonne Rainer, FF Alumn, at DTW, April 19-22
16. Nicolás Dumit Estévez, FF Alumn, at Center for Book Arts, March 17
17. Heather Woodbury, FF Alumn, at PS 122, March 7
18. Stefanie Trojan, FF Alumn, at Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany, March 12
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1. Benoit Maubrey, FF Fund for Performance Art recipient 2006, at Flux Factory, NY, Sunday April 9, 2 pm

Workshop and presentation on Sunday April 9th at 2 PM
at the Flux Factory
http://www.fluxfactory.org/

Performances With Electroacoustic Clothes:The Electronic Guy.
Demonstration solo from Benoit Maubrey with electroacoustic tuxedo, guitar, and white noise radio. After the performance Mr. Maubrey will give a video presentation concerning his Audio Gruppe . Mr. Maubrey's workshop at FluxFactory is the first step towards a larger cooperative event between the Audio Gruppe and local NYC performers and dancers that is planned in NYC in September 2006.

Background:
Benoît Maubrey is the director of DIE AUDIO GRUPPE a Berlin-based art group that build and perform with electronic clothes (past examples: AUDIO BALLERINAS, AUDIO STEELWORKERS, BONG BOYS, VIDEO PEACOCKS...).Basically these are electro-acoustic clothes and dresses (equipped with amplifiers and loudspeakers) that make sounds by interacting with their environment. For example the AUDIO BALLERINAS use -- among other electronic instruments-- light sensors that enable them to produce sounds through the interaction of their movements and the surrounding light (PEEPER choreography). Via movement sensors they can also trigger electronic sounds that are subsequently choreographed --or "orchestrated"—into musical compositions as an "audio ballet " (YAMAHA choreography). A variety of other electronic instruments (mini-computers, samplers, contact microphones, cassette and CD players, and radio receivers) allow them to work with the sounds, surfaces, and topographies of the space around them in a variety of solo or group choreographies. Die Audio Gruppe‘s work is essentially site-specific. Often the electronics is adapted into entirely new "Audio Uniforms" or "sonic costumes" that reflect local customs , themes, or traditions (AUDIO GEISHA/Japan, AUDIO CYCLISTS/France, AUDIO HANBOK/Korea).

The future event is called SOUND JUNCTIONS :it consists of a sound event for 20-30 electro-acoustic costumes and would take place in the rooms and spaces of a large building and the neighborhood area surrounding it. The project would involve a collaboration between the Audio Gruppe and local artists, performers and organizations (for example media artists, dancers, performers, musicians, singers, students, handicapped people, break dancers, retired persons, electronic techniciens and lighting designers). Mr. Maubrey and the Audio Gruppe would bring 30 electro-acoustic costumes and work for approximately 2 weeks via a series of workshops with local groups. For more information concerning Die Audio Gruppe : http://www.snafu.de/~maubrey/
http://www.audioballerinas.com

This project is partly funded by The Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art and the Jerome foundation.

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2. Paul Henry Ramirez, FF Alumn, at Bergdorf Goodman, March 7, 9 pm

Paul Henry Ramirez invites you to celebrate his collaboration with Designer Rachel Roy for Bergdorf Goodman & The New Museum of Contemporary Art. Tuesday March 7th, 9pm Fifth Avenue at 58th street. Please use the 58th street entrance. RSVP 212-872-2645 or party@bergdorfgoodman.com.

An evening where art meets design premiering a collection of limited edition clothes by designers and artist to benefit The New Museum.

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3. Paul McMahon, FF Alumn, at Colony Café, March 4, 8 pm

Paul McMahon, FF Alumn
Frankie and his Fingers
Baba Yaga
COLONY CAFÉ
March 4
8 PM $5

This promises to be an exciting night of intergenerational eclecticism. A rare and unusual songbird, McMahon (8 PM) will be backed by the renowned pedal steel guitar virtuoso ‘Fooch’ Fischetti. He will be followed by two very exciting young bands. Frankie and His Fingers (9 PM) is "loud, fast, original pop music” with the most refreshingly intense and classic stage presence (amazing girl drummer). Baba Yaga (10 PM) is an indie soaked noise pop quartet that is a wonder to behold, so self-contained and yet introspective. Both of these bands have a polite following of spasmodic dancing kids that must be seen and experienced by anyone who has lost hope in the future of madkind.

On the web at:
http://cdbaby.com/cd/paulmcmahon8
www.myspace.com/frankieandhisfingers
www.myspace.com/babayagany 

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4. Jon Keith Brunelle, FF Alumn, at Collective Unconscious, March 3

The Psychasthenia Society is back in an extended run at Collective:Unconscious, with performances on the first Friday of every month. Kicking off the series on March 3 will be a one-performance-only revival of The Nanolove Report -- the very successful show mounted at Collective during the fall, with its digital cast of psychic anarchists and frustrated cyborgs -- followed immediately by a party featuring video and music mixes by Daniel Vatsky and Mad EP.

The Nanolove Report

Sixty minutes of startling video, sharp narration, and driving music by The Psychasthenia Society, the premiere storytelling multimedia art group.

Stories and still frame sequencing: Jon Keith Brunelle

Video mixing and visual coordination: Daniel Vatsky
Sound sampling and original music: Mad EP
Producer: Ted MacLeod
Featuring: Jon Brunelle, Daniel Vatsky, and Mad EP

Friday March 3, 10 pm
Collective: Unconscious
279 Church Street, Tribeca, Manhattan
(between White and Franklin;
A, C, E, J, M, Z, N, Q, R, W, Z, or 6 trains to Canal Street)
Tickets at door: $10 Information: 212.254.5277

Details at http://www.psychasthenia.com

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5. Nicolás Dumit Estévez plus Nao Bustamante, Paco Cao, Yoko Inoue, and Ricardo Miranda Zúñiga, FF Alumns, at Hartwick College, March 7-8, 2006

Hartwick College Presents
Foreman Institute Visiting Artist: Nicolás Dumit Estévez
Two One Night Stands and a Late Afternoon Affair
Artist Talk - Past, current and on-going projects. Tuesday, 5 p.m. March 7,
Department of Art Computer Lab, Anderson, Room 129
Estévez hosts an evening of performance documentation, performative video,
and related materials at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8, 2006 in Gallery 2029,
75 Main St., Oneonta

Featured Artists Include:
Anti-Cool
Nao Bustamante
Paco Cao
Rosemarie Fiore
Dora García
Monika Goetz
Quisqueya Henríquez
Rebecca Herman and Mark Shoffner
Nancy Hwang
Yoko Inoue
Pia Lidman
César Martínez
Jilian Mcdonald
Ricardo Miranda Zúñiga
Ivan Monforte
Tracy Tullius

Three. Live Performance: "Good Enough to Eat"
Estévez performs "Good Enough to Eat" at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 9, 2006
in Anderson Center for the Arts Theatre
Good Enough to Eat is a cooking presentation during which edible as well as inedible ingredients are used to produce a dish that includes the performer's body.  Toes, thighs, neck and buttocks are carefully prepared into an elaborate recipe of an onanistic nature that serves 1.

This event is presented in conjunction with the 2005-06 academic and co-curricular theme "Food in Our Lives."

Contact Name: Cary Peppermint, assistant professor of art
Contact Email: peppermintc@hartwick.edu

Hartwick College
One Hartwick Drive
Oneonta, N.Y.13820-4020
607-431-4000
www.hartwick.edu/

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6. Judith Sloan, FF Alumn, at BAX, Brooklyn, March 26, 6 pm

The Bax Platform: A Hybrid Conversation Series Presents
Judith Sloan and Warren Lehrer in
Crossing the BLVD: strangers, neighbors, aliens in a new America
Sunday March 26 at 6 PM
Suggested Donation: $5, Reservations: (718) 832-0018 or www.bax.org

Join us for the third installation of:
THE BAX PLATFORM: a hybrid conversation series combining the best of your front stoop and kitchen table with the unique perspective of the newsmakers – making sure all things are considered.

EarSay artists Judith Sloan and Warren Lehrer present Crossing the BLVD: strangers, neighbors, aliens in a new America, a performance and discussion based on their acclaimed book. Following the performance, BAX/Brooklyn Arts Exchange Executive Director Marya Warshaw will discuss some of the issues revealed in the book with select individuals who are portrayed along with the authors. Crossing the BLVD depicts the struggles, humor and pathos of new immigrants and refugees in the most polyglot locality in the U.S. At a time when immigration patterns are re-shaping American culture, this award winning multimedia performance sheds light on the experiences of people who came to the United States after the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act Amendment mandated an end to immigration policies that favored white Western Europeans. For three years, photographer, writer, book artist Warren Lehrer and oral historian, actress/audio artist Judith Sloan traveled the world by trekking the streets of their home borough of Queens, NY-the most ethnically diverse locality in the United States. The Crossing the BLVD project documents the people and stories they encountered along their journey. In the performance, Lehrer is our tour guide, providing wry commentary on the follies of Queens living and U.S. immigration policy, while Sloan “channels” a variety of interviewees. Judith Sloan is a mesmerizing performer, whose vocalization work and movement bring these characters to life. Their performance is illuminated by projected images of the subjects, objects they have carried with them from home to home, landscapes and maps, along with Sloan’s engaging soundtrack of original music, sounds and voices.

Crossing the BLVD is a project of EarSay, a non-profit arts organization dedicated to uncovering and portraying stories of the uncelebrated.

"Immigrant life in Queens, as told in the intimate, rich, comic, ironic and sad stories so often seen but not heard in America's big cities..."
The Washington Post

"An offbeat ethnic tour of one of the country’s most ethnically diverse counties…Riveting stories about a new wave of immigrants to America..." The New York Times

•Winner Brendan Gill Prize, Municipal Art Society of New York 2004

"Crossing the BLVD boldly carries the tradition of oral history into the 21st Century..."
Eve Ensler, Author, THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES

BAX/Brooklyn Arts Exchange is a multi-faceted performing arts center offering an annual presenting season, artist services, and educational programs for youth and adults. For more information, call (718) 832-0018 or visit www.bax.org. BAX is located at 421 5 th Ave. at 8 th St. in Park Slope, Brooklyn. Take the F train to Fourth Avenue or the R train to 9 th Street.

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7. Sonya Rapoport, FF Alumn, in the Whitney Biennial 2006

Sonya Rapoport, FF Alumn, will be contributing a panel to the Peace Tower that Mark di Suvero and Rirkrit Tiravanija are constructing for display in the Whitney Biennial 2006. The panel, from her interactive installation,SHOE-FIELD,is a silk-screened pattern derived from a force-field map computed from peoples responses to each other in a controlled space. For further description please view OBJECTIVE CONNECTIONS at www.sonyarapoport.net.

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8. Deborah Garwood, FF Alumn, at Mayastendhalgallery.com

Greetings!
Please click on the link below (or copy it into your browser) to read my essay:
FLUXUS: To George With Love
http://www.mayastendhalgallery.com/fluxusPage.html
It's longer that it looks on the webpage; scroll down to read the whole thing & get to the part on Warhol / Maciunas, which was an idea that Jonas Mekas raised in his movie on Maciunas's life, Zefiro Torno. I followed up with my own thoughts.
Comments welcome.
Best to all.
Deborah Garwood, FF Alumn

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9. Nina Kuo, FF Alumn, at Flushing Town Hall, thru April 9

We (Nina Kuo and Lorin Roser) are in a show "Between Two Worlds" at Flushing Town Hall with Zhang Hongtu and Bing Lee. We have 2 animations/videos and Nina has paintings and photo dresses. The show runs through April 9. Happy New Year,

Nina and Lorin

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10. Halona Hilbertz, FF Alumn, at Pussycat Lounge, NY, March 3

Heya Lovelies!
Yep. Full tank rides again. Don't forget to say hello to the strippers on the first floor on your way up. Hope to see you there.
THIS FRIDAY, March 3, 8:30
at PUSSYCAT LOUNGE
96 Greenwich St. at Rector
2nd Floor
NYC
$10. / $8. with this flyer

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11. Tim Miller, FF Alumn, in San Francisco, March 2-12

Tim Miller Performs in S.F. March 2-12- 1001 BEDS*
Hi Folks,
I'll be performing in S.F. my new show 1001 BEDS! It's based on my brand new book of the same name. I'll be performing in SF at New Conservatory Theatre March 2-12, Thursdays- Sundays. Please send Bay Area pals to the show! 25 Van Ness Ave at Market Street. For tickets call 415 861-8972 or go to www.nctcsf.org/
Here's a piece in this weeks SF BAY TIMES
http://www.sfbaytimes.com/?sec=article&article_id=4686

The book "1001 BEDS" came out THIS WEEK and  is a collection of my essays, performances, manifestos, performance touring stories from Tokyo to Chattanooga and my journals. The show is a fun and fierce new performance based on excerpts from the book.
Here's a little spiel from my blog.
http://timmillerperfomer.blogspot.com/
From a gay teen's head-on collision with life in a sleazy hotel across the street from the Hollywood Bowl to an ecstatic vision of a sex-positive future on a mattress in a police holding cell, the show is a kinky and funny journey thru the beds and hotels and life on the road as a traveling salesman- oops I mean a performance artist! I was doing the math recently and I figured that if I continue to tour as a performer for another twenty years, I will end up sleeping in at least 1000 hotel beds in my lifetime on the road. For maximum poetic oomph, let's say 1001 beds! Yikes!

best, Tim
http://hometown.aol.com/millertale/timmiller.html
http://timmillerperfomer.blogspot.com/
My new book of essays & performances 1001 BEDS!
http://www.wisc.edu/wisconsinpress/books/4283.htm

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12. Nancy Buchanan, Susan Mogul, Martha Rosler, Miriam Schapiro, FF Alumns, at Centre Pompidou, Paris, opening March 7

An early performance work of mine is included (on videotape) in the Los Angeles 1955-1985 show opening at the Centre Pompidou, March 7. (Susan Mogul, Martha Rosler, and Miriam Schapiro are also represented).
Nancy Buchanan, FF Alumn

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13. Raul Zamudio, FF Alumn, at Orozco Room, NY, March 2

Reading North by South and South by North:
Contemporary Mexican Art in New York
Thursday, March 2, 2006
6:00 to 7:30 pm
Orozco Room, 7 th Floor, 66 West 13 St. NY, NY
Free and open to the public, refreshments to be served after.

A series of presentations by New York-based Mexican artists whose myriad geo-cultural points of reference, followed by a panel discussion, will underscore the global nature of their work—work that, nonetheless, retains the locality of where it is made. Malleable, absorbent and protean, their art undermines essentialism and questions the mechanisms of nationalist discourse both within Mexico and in the international arena.

Moderator:
Raúl Zamudio, faculty, Department of Art and Design Studies, Parsons the New School of Art and Design; independent curator; contributing editor, Art Nexus; correspondent, Flash Art; contributor, Contemporary.

Participants:
Erika Harrsch, artist
Pablo Helguera, artist, writer
Domingo Nuño, artist

Organized by the Department of Art and Design Studies, Parsons
Funding generously provided by the University Diversity Initiative Program
Parsons The New School for Design

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14. Beth Lapides, FF Alumn, at Skirball Center, LA, March 10, and more

Un-Cabaret presents these great upcoming comedy shows

Friday, March 10, 8pm
SAY THE WORD features "The New Me", with fresh funny first-person
non-fiction from BETH LAPIDES, ALAN ZWEIBEL, MERRILL MARKOE & SCOTT KING at
the Skirball Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. Show starts at 8pm, doors open
at 7, Tickets $8-15. Call 866-468-3399 or get pre-paid tickets online.

Saturday, March 18, 8pm
THE OTHER NETWORK is All-Odenkirk with great un-aired pilots for 3 TV shows
by BOB ODENKIRK, including "Highway to Oblivion" with Andy Dick, "Next!"
with Bob, David Cross, Fred Armisen & Ray Romano, and Bob¹s latest "Derek
and Simon" - with special intros by Bob @ M-Bar, 1253 N. Vine. $15 + drinks,
call 323-993-3305 for info or get pre-paid tickets online.

Thursday, March 30, 8pm
MARGARET CHO is back at the UN-CABARET with BETH LAPIDES & GREG FITZSIMMONS for the kind of one-time-only performances that have made this show a comedy
legend @ M-Bar, 1253 N. Vine. $15 + drinks, call 323-993-3305 for info or
get pre-paid tickets online.

Thursday, May 25, 8pm
SAY THE WORD features new original work by BETH LAPIDES, KEVIN ROONEY, ROB COHEN, CINDY CHUPACK & STEPHEN GLASS at the Skirball Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. Show starts at 8pm, doors open at 7, Tickets $8-15. Call
866-468-3399 or get pre-paid tickets online.

This schedule, like life, is subject to change.

Press inquiries for more info, graphics, tickets: Greg Miller 760-327-4656

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15. Yvonne Rainer, FF Alumn, at DTW, April 19-22

My dance for four women, a "re-do" of Balanchine's Agon, will be performed at DTW April 19-22. If you would like to go, you should order your tickets sooner than later.

Yvonne Rainer, FF Alumn

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16. Nicolás Dumit Estévez, FF Alumn, at Center for Book Arts, March 17

For Art’s Sake Book Launching Party on Friday, March 17 th
(NYC—February 18, 2006) The Center for Book Arts is pleased to present For Art’s Sake, a limited edition devotional guide created at the Center, conceived by Nicolás Dumit Estévez and produced in collaboration with artists Amber McMillan and Ana Cordeiro. We will be hosting a book launch on Friday, March 17 at 6:30pm to celebrate the publication. The For Art’s Sake devotional guide is a collection of letterpress printed instructions and advice for potential pilgrims, hand bound in red velvet, which includes a passport for the reader to use on their own pilgrimages.

The devotional guide is a component of Estévez’s larger two-year series of performances For Art’s Sake. Estévez has staged a series of torturous pilgrimages in which religious practice becomes a tool for art, basing his work on the Catholic pilgrimage to El Camino de Compostela in Spain. Estévez has strapped art publications to his back and walked to East Harlem, walked backwards from lower Manhattan to the Bronx over two days, traveled to the Studio Museum in Harlem wearing an iron crown embellished with admission buttons from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and proselytized at educational and cultural sites on his way to the Jersey City Museum. Each journey begins at the LMCC or Franklin Furnace and ends at a major cultural institution, at which point Estévez present his passport to be signed by the director of the institution to signify completion of the penance. For Art’s Sake has been conceived as a part of the LMCC/Workspace: 120 Broadway Residency Program and the Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art. The For Art’s Sake devotional guide serves as a tool for readers to create their own series of pilgrimages in Estévez’s footsteps.

Our book launch party on Friday, March 17 is part of an evening of performance, including artist Pablo Helguera, presented in conjunction with our current exhibition The Only Book, organized by Sara Reisman, guest curator. There is a suggested donation at the door of $10/ $5 for CBA members. To get to the Center by train, take the N, R to 28th Street and Broadway; the F to 23 rd Street and 6th Avenue; or the 1 or 9 to 28 th Street and 7th Avenue. Please call the Center for details on parking in the neighborhood.

ABOUT THE CENTER FOR BOOK ARTS
The Center for Book Arts is dedicated to the preservation of the traditional bookmaking practices, as well as encouraging contemporary interpretations of the book as an art object. Founded in 1974, it was the first not-for-profit organization of its kind in the nation. The Center organizes exhibitions related to the art of the book and offers an extensive selection of educational courses, workshops and seminars in traditional and contemporary bookbinding, letterpress printing, fine press publishing, and other associated arts. The Center for Book Arts is supported by local businesses, various foundations including the Lenrow Fund, the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, the NY State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and its members.

ABOUT NICOLÁS DUMIT ESTÉVEZ
Nicolás Dumit Estévez is an interdisciplinary artist working primarily in performance art who has exhibited and performed in the US and abroad. In 2005, Estévez performed at Madrid Abierto (ARCO 05) in Madrid, Spain and in 2006 he will participate in the IX Havana Biennial in Cuba. Born in Santiago de los Treinta Caballeros, Dominican Republic, Estévez lives and works in the South Bronx.

ABOUT LOWER MANHATTAN CULTURAL COUNCIL (LMCC)
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) is the leading voice for arts and culture in downtown New York City, producing cultural events and promoting the arts through grants, services, advocacy, and cultural development programs. For more information, visit http://lmcc.net/

ABOUT FRANKLIN FURNACE
Franklin Furnace’s mission is to present, preserve, interpret, proselytize and advocate on behalf of avant-garde art, especially forms that may be vulnerable due to institutional neglect, their ephemeral nature, or politically unpopular content. Franklin Furnace is dedicated to serving artists by providing both physical and virtual venues for the presentation of time-based visual art, including but not limited to artists’ books and periodicals, installation art, performance art, “live art on the internet”; and to undertake other activities related to these purposes. Franklin Furnace is committed to serving emerging artists and their ideas; and to assuming an aggressive pedagogical stance with regard to the value of avant-garde art to cultural life. http://franklinfurnace.org/

FUNDING FOR THIS PROJECT WAS PROVIDED BY:
The Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art, The Center for Book Arts, The Lambent Fellowship Program of Tides Foundation, The National Association of Latino Arts and Culture, and The Michael Richards Fund, a program of the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. The Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art is supported by the Jerome Foundation in celebration of the Jerome Hill Centennial and in recognition of the valuable cultural contributions of artists to society.

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17. Heather Woodbury, FF Alumn, at PS 122, March 7

A special preview presentation in support of
TALE OF 2CITIES
(An American Joyride on Multiple Tracks)
by
Heather Woodbury
directed by
Dudley Saunders

Featuring
Ed Vassallo, Larry Fessenden, Patricia Coleman, Liza Colon-Zayas, Felix Solis, Heather Woodbury, and others.

at PS 122
150 First Avenue at E. 9th St.
Tuesday March 7th
7PM

We will be presenting ACT ONE followed by a small reception.
If you have any questions please call Tom Cole at 646-734-3200
Don't miss this chance to become involved in what is sure to be one of the highlights of PS122's Fall 2006 line-up.

David Cote of Time Out NY compared a workshop of Tale of 2Cities to "... the expansive social criticism of John Dos Passos' U.S.A. tempered by the loopy humanity of Lily Tomlin..."

Mary Houlihan of the Chicago Sun-Times found a workshop of Tale of 2Cities "Entrancing and Exhilarating..."

Heather Woodbury is the author of the renowned What Ever (Farrar Straus Giroux), which began as a ten hour theater phenomenon and was adapted as a radio play hosted by Ira Glass of This American Life. A legendary performer, Woodbury's serial-dramas were a highlight of the East Village club scene of the 1980s.Tale, which won a Kennedy Award for playwrighting, will premiere next Fall in New York at PS 122.

Using her trademark meta-mix of voices, David Cote of Time Out NY writes, "Woodbury employs characters and locales on both coasts to chart the psychic devastation the Dodger's desertion wrought upon Brooklyn fans, while also relating the fate of LA's Chavez Ravine, where a whole community of Mexican Americans were forced to sell their homes to make room for the Dodger's Stadium.Toggling between 1957 and the present, Tale swoops through cities and drops into the minds of a mini-series worth of major and minor characters." From the rise of Senator McCarthy to the fall of the twin Towers, 2Cities channels a lost universe of lives otherwise erased, in a style that owes as much to DJ Shadow as John Steinbeck.

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18. Stefanie Trojan, FF Alumn, at Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany, March 12

Sunday 3|12
11:30\ am – 1:00 pm
opening
Louise Bourgeois. La famille
Speaking: Regina Wyrwoll, Kunststiftung NRW, Dr. Axel Brandi, Kulturstiftung Pro Bielefeld, and Dr. Thomas Kellein, director of the Kunsthalle Bielefeld.

Stefanie Trojan, Frankfurt/München, zeigt ihre Performance "berührt".

You are cordially invited. The entry is free.

Kunsthalle Bielefeld
Gemeinnützige Betriebs-
gesellschaft mbH
Artur-Ladebeck-Straße 5
33602 Bielefeld
fon 0521.3299950-0
http://www.kunsthalle-bielefeld.de/

Opening hours
daily 11:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Weds 11:00 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sat 10:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Closed Mondays and on
Dec. 24 and 31.

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