Toto Kisaku, Artist in Residence: on "Identity"

Does the acquisition of an identity change our being? Does looking for and discovering our identity strengthen or weaken our capacity for personal and community development?

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New Haven Register Announces Festival 2017

The newly unveiled June schedule includes a first-time reggae headline concert and a hip-hop oratorio prompted by the Virginia Tech and Newtown tragedies.

June is Festival Month!

Welcome to YOUR Festival

There’s so much to experience. We hope you are empowered through the rhythms of BLACK GIRL: Linguistic Play, healed through the communal music of (Be)longing, and...

HOME IS WHERE THE _____ IS: GEORGE SOBELLE’S ‘HOME’ HELPS FILL IN THE BLANKS

‘Home’ can mean different things to different people. For me, home is where the heart, bed and eggs are. But for Geoff Sobelle, the creator and director of HOME (presented at Roslyn...

Hear some quantum noise during sound artist’s talk

Composer and current Yale Quantum Institute (YQI) artist-in-residence Spencer Topel will discuss how site-specificity, notably in architecture, is inherently linked to experiential art...

REVIEW: NO KIDS, BATTERSEA ARTS CENTRE

No Kids is much more than a play. It’s an argument, a discussion, a life decision. An exchange between real-life couple Nir Paldi and George Mann, No Kids asks a simple question that hangs...

Fellows Enroll at Gateway College as new Festival Partnership Launches

Our annual Fellowship Program for high school students now offers college credits.

Q&A: Michelle Dorrance

The master tapper is bringing her wildly-talented crew of dancers and musicians to Dallas for the first time in ETM: Double Down, part of TITAS Presents at AT&T Performing Arts Center.

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Majora Carter, Visionary Leadership Award Honoree

This year's VLA award was presented January 25th to revitalization strategy consultant, real estate developer, and Peabody Award winning broadcaster Majora Carter.

AD INFINITUM: “IT’S A SERIOUS PROBLEM WE HAVE AND WE’RE NOT REALLY FACING IT”

The team behind Chloe and the Colour Catcher, return with a very personal project about themselves – a same-sex couple and how and if they should have kids.

The co-artistic directors...

Dorrance mesmerizes with ‘Myelination’

Myelination is a biological process crucial to brain function. It is also the title of a sensational work by choreographer Michelle Dorrance. Dorrance and her company, Dorrance Dance, performed...

Canadian Inuk artist Tanya Tagaq explores the powerful outer limits of human expression

Canadian Inuk vocalist Tanya Tagaq is a wildly inventive artist who seems to master any medium in which she creates. Her music is like nothing you’ve heard before: a blending of punk, folk...

'Tell 'Em About the Dream': Kronos Quartet Explores Moment MLK Went Off-Script

Martin Luther King may have never delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech if it weren't for two musicians.

One of them is King's personal lawyer and speechwriter, Clarence...

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