• NEXT TO NORMAL

    B.A. Candidate Lisa Mordkovich Serves as Assistant Producer in Tisch New Theatre's "Next To Normal"

    Monday, Oct 8, 2018

    NEXT TO NORMAL is entirely produced, directed, designed, and performed by over 80 NYU students spanning across multiple schools. The production runs 14 performances October 23 through November 4, 2018 at The SoHo Playhouse, 15 Vandam Street.

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  • Akeem Muhammad (B.A. Candidate)

    Akeem Muhammad presents research at the "Queens International 2018: Volumes" event at the Queens Museum.

    Monday, Oct 8, 2018

    On October 13, 2018, Performance Studies B.A. Candidate Akeem Muhammad will present research from his capstone project at during the "Queens International 2018: Volumes" event at the Queens Museum.

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  • Camila Arroyo Romero (M.A. '17)

    Camila Arroyo Romero (M.A. '17) performs in Xavier Le Roy's "Retrospective"

    Friday, Oct 5, 2018

    Performance Studies alum Camila Arroyo Romero (M.A. '17) is performing in Xavier Le Roy's "Retrospective" at Museo Jumex in Mexico City.

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  • The Citizens Journal

    Performance Studies B.A. Candidate Akeem Muhammad leads roundtable discussion with "The Citizens Journal"

    Tuesday, Oct 2, 2018

    This October, "The Citizens Journal" is facilitating two experimental roundtable discussions. The roundtables are inter-community dialogues contributing to a better understanding of the relationship between storytelling, representation, and surveillance in the today's artistic and political climate. Both are designed to actively engage audience participants throughout the discussion.

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  • It Takes Two to Tangle

    Bya Braga Performs in "It Takes Two to Tangle"

    Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018

    Bya Braga, Performance Studies Visiting Scholar, performs in "It Takes Two to Tangle" at Dixon Place on Friday, October 19th!

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  • Kay Turner and band performing

    Kay Turner Performs in "Otherwise: Queer Scholarship into Song"

    Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018

    Featuring Kay Turner (vocals), Viva DeConcini (guitar), Mary Feaster( bass) with SPECIAL musical performances by Professor of the Pipes, Ann Pellegrini and those Too Gay Jersey Girls, Paula Schorr and Karen Siegel.

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  • Akeem Muhammad, B.A. Candidate

    B.A. Candidate Akeem Muhammad presents at “Action : Arrest” conference

    Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

    Performance Studies B.A. Candidate Akeem Muhammad will present research from his capstone project at the "Action:Arrest" conference at King’s College London.

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  • Stolen Time: Black Fad Performance and the Calypso Craze

    Shane Vogel (Ph.D. '04) Launches New Book "Stolen Time: Black Fad Performance and the Calypso Craze"

    Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018

    In 1956 Harry Belafonte’s Calypso became the first LP to sell more than a million copies. For a few fleeting months, calypso music was the top-selling genre in the US—it even threatened to supplant rock and roll.

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  • Café Play

    Erin B. Mee (MA '97, PhD '04) remounts Café Play

    Thursday, Sep 6, 2018

    Performance Studies alum Erin B, Mee (MA 97 PhD 04) will be remounting Café Play, her site-specific play at the historic Cornelia Street Café in Greenwich Village.

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  • "After the Party: A Manifesto for Queer of Color Life" by Joshua Chambers-Letson

    Joshua Chambers-Letson's (Ph.D. '09) "After the Party: A Manifesto for Queer of Color Life" published by NYU Press

    Monday, Jul 23, 2018

    Performance Studies alum Joshua Chambers-Letson's latest book After the Party: A Manifesto for Queer of Color Life is now available.

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