EUNIC Artist Residency

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EUNIC Washington, the network of European Union National Institutes for Culture, has developed together with The Lab a European Theater Residency project, featuring theater makers from seven European countries. In partnership with Embassies and cultural institutes in Washington DC, The Lab,MORE

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EUNIC Washington, the network of European Union National Institutes for Culture, has developed together with The Lab a European Theater Residency project, featuring theater makers from seven European countries. In partnership with Embassies and cultural institutes in Washington DC, The Lab,MORE

Somi in the Studio, Brooklyn, New York

Somi in Residence

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Two FREE public performances from acclaimed transatlantic vocalist and songwriter Somi:

A full-scale concert performance of Petite Afrique, Somi’s award-winning song cycle about the dignity of immigrants and the gentrification of Harlem’s vibrant African quarter (Thursday,MORE

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Two FREE public performances from acclaimed transatlantic vocalist and songwriter Somi:

A full-scale concert performance of Petite Afrique, Somi’s award-winning song cycle about the dignity of immigrants and the gentrification of Harlem’s vibrant African quarter (Thursday,MORE

The Chibok Girls: Our Story

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The Chibok Girls: Our Story, the US Premiere of Renegade Theatre’s searing work of testimonial theater about the abduction of 276 girls from their school in the Nigerian town of Chibok by the Boko Haram in 2014,MORE

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The Chibok Girls: Our Story, the US Premiere of Renegade Theatre’s searing work of testimonial theater about the abduction of 276 girls from their school in the Nigerian town of Chibok by the Boko Haram in 2014,MORE

Republics of Imagination

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Republics of Imagination

An evening of cross-cultural performances co-curated by celebrated author Azar Nafisi (Reading Lolita in Tehran, The Republic of Imagination) with Lab Co-Director Derek Goldman, highlighting the dangerous power of performance and literature in repressive times,MORE

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Republics of Imagination

An evening of cross-cultural performances co-curated by celebrated author Azar Nafisi (Reading Lolita in Tehran, The Republic of Imagination) with Lab Co-Director Derek Goldman, highlighting the dangerous power of performance and literature in repressive times,MORE

The Gathering

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From May 8–11, 2019, The Lab will bring together more than 200 visionary artists from more than 40 countries to celebrate and highlight how their innovative work harnesses the power of performance to address the pressing challenges of our world.MORE

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From May 8–11, 2019, The Lab will bring together more than 200 visionary artists from more than 40 countries to celebrate and highlight how their innovative work harnesses the power of performance to address the pressing challenges of our world.MORE

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Falling Out

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New York’s Phantom Limb Company, known for its marionette puppetry and multimedia theatrical production, has created this haunting response to the Fukushima nuclear disaster in collaboration with butoh dance master Dai Matsuoka. Falling Out is the company’s final installment in an environmental trilogy exploring our changing relationship to nature over time.MORE

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New York’s Phantom Limb Company, known for its marionette puppetry and multimedia theatrical production, has created this haunting response to the Fukushima nuclear disaster in collaboration with butoh dance master Dai Matsuoka. Falling Out is the company’s final installment in an environmental trilogy exploring our changing relationship to nature over time.MORE

I Pledge Allegiance

In July of 2017, The Lab presented the play I Pledge Allegiance, devised and created by Lab Fellow Velani Dibba (SFS ’17), Cristina Ibarra (COL ’17), Lab TrailBlazers Ben Lillian (COL ’18) and Aly Panjwani (SFS ’19), and Lab Fellow Devika Ranjan (SFS ’17),MORE

In July of 2017, The Lab presented the play I Pledge Allegiance, devised and created by Lab Fellow Velani Dibba (SFS ’17), Cristina Ibarra (COL ’17), Lab TrailBlazers Ben Lillian (COL ’18) and Aly Panjwani (SFS ’19), and Lab Fellow Devika Ranjan (SFS ’17),MORE

World Theatre Day

On March 27, 2017, The Lab presented Dreams Deferred: Crossing Continents and Cultures with ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ in celebration of World Theatre Day.

Created in 1961, World Theatre Day is celebrated annually on March 27 by International Theatre Institute (ITI) Centers around the world and the international theater community.MORE

On March 27, 2017, The Lab presented Dreams Deferred: Crossing Continents and Cultures with ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ in celebration of World Theatre Day.

Created in 1961, World Theatre Day is celebrated annually on March 27 by International Theatre Institute (ITI) Centers around the world and the international theater community.MORE