One of two TBA Festival Flights, Identity & The Body reflects a range of artists from diverse disciplines who work across dance/choreography and interdisciplinary performance to engage the embodied politics and poetics of race, ethnicity, gender, culture, and their intersections. The following events are a part of this Festival Flight:

RELATED PERFORMANCES

Okwui Okpokwasili, Bronx Gothic

keyon gaskin, it’s not a thing

Radhouane El Meddeb, Je danse et je vous en donne à bouffer


Amy O’Neal, Opposing Forces

Radhouane El Meddeb, Au temps où les Arabes dansaient

Dana Michel, Yellow Towel

SAT, SEPT 12

10:00 AM Workshop: Faux Drag Performance with Fauxnique

12:15 PM Dance/Vogue/Live: A Runway Workshop

12:30 PM TBA Conversation: Okwui Okpokwasili

2:00 PM Lecture: Sampada Aranke, A Very Brief History of 1970s Conceptual Performance

7:00 PM Field Guide: Sampada Aranke on keyon gaskin

10:30 PM Critical Mascara: A Post Realness Drag Extravaganza

WED, SEPT 16

12:30 PM TBA Conversation: Radhouane El Meddeb

6:00 PM Lecture: Marc Bamuthi Joseph, A Seeker’s Guide to Black Joy

THUR, SEPT 17

12:30 PM TBA Conversation: Amy O’Neal + dancers with Omar Willey

7:00 PM Field Guide: Marc Bamuthi Joseph on Amy O’Neal

FRI, SEPT 18

5:00 PM Field Guide: Keith Hennessy on Radhouane El Meddeb

SAT, SEPT 19

12:30 PM TBA Conversation: Dana Michel

7:00 PM Field Guide: Lisa Jarrett on Dana Michel

SUN, SEPT 20

10:00 AM Workshop: History & Basics of Breaking with Fever One

Festival Flights highlight aesthetic, thematic, political, and/or cultural connections among various performances, exhibitions, late-night shows, workshops, Field Guide sessions, TBA Conversations, public programs, and more. Think of a Flight as a thematic tasting–try one or two events or make time for an immersive experience across a range of related happenings.