Celebrate a sneak peek of Walter Sickert & The Army of Broken Toys' upcoming release of War Gospel, set to debut in late 2019. Best described as a dystopian guerrilla opera, War Gospel is a visual song cycle that speaks to our...Read more about Walter Sickert & The Army of Broken Toys
Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Sound poet and composer Jaap Blonk will perform a selection of poems spanning Arp’s long career. Like Arp, Blonk is a versatile musician, artist, and poet. He has recorded and frequently performs the sound poetry of the historic avant-...Read more about Poetry Reading: Hans Arp by Jaap Blonk
How can a costume be transformed into a physical object, or a scenic element become a wearable piece of art? In his master class Designing Transformative Objects, Machine Dazzle provides insight and context into the multi-year creative...Read more about TDM Master Class with Machine Dazzle
Narcissister is a Brooklyn-based artist and performer who works at the intersection of dance, art, and activism in a range of media including film, video art, and experimental music and has presented worldwide at festivals,...
Presented by: The Office for the Arts at Harvard and Houghton Library
Recent controversies over cross-cultural and non-traditional casting in theater and film have highlighted continuing inequalities and challenges with regard to representation. Recasting the Borders:...
Artist David Levine’s The Best New Work is a series of performances designed to deliver canonical works of art criticism to a wider audience by performing them, as personal monologues, in the exhibition venue itself. Actors drift through the galleries, gift shop, cafe, and open spaces of the building, performing their essay as though on an endless loop. The performers’ attitude, delivery, affect, and mood reflect their location, their audience, and time of day.
This listening session will re-create neues Musikfest in Menschel Hall. The program will include early compositions from the Studio for Electronic Music at WDR in addition to a series of experimental pieces by French composer Pierre Schaeffer, Cinq études de bruits (Five Studies of Noises), which was referenced in the original broadcast.
Cage Shuffle is a 50 minute dance/theater solo. In Cage Shuffle, Paul Lazar speaks a series of one-minute stories by John Cage from his 1963 score Indeterminacy, while simultaneously performing a complex choreographic score by Annie-B Parson.
The performance of the Austen Trio from England is an interdisciplinary event, which is made possible thanks to the generous financial support of Harvard's Provostial Fund for the Arts and the Humanities Harvard University Department of English, Harvard University Department of Music & Office for the Arts at Harvard
Bawdy Storytelling - the Original Sex + Storytelling series - features real people & rockstars sharing their bona fide sexual exploits live onstage; think of us as a one night stand with The Moth & Savage Love. Storytellers are an eclectic mix of authors, porn stars, sex educators, comics & more, along with regular Joes just like you who submitted their stories online and were chosen for their panache and sense of (Mis)Adventure.