Tag: performance



Conversations | Martita Abril and Yanira Castro

“I am committed to including communities whose participation in our country’s ‘democracy,’ not to mention its very border, is being violently and systematically denied.” – Yanira Castro Choreographers Martita Abril and Yanira Castro are linked with The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) and each other via different programs offered by the organization. Abril…

DUMBO’s First Thursday Gallery Walk

Monthly First Thursday Gallery Walk is Back on Thursday, February 2 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM  Join us during DUMBO’s monthly First Thursday Gallery Walk at NYFA Gallery for two special performances in conjunction with the exhibition Borderless: In Residence. Beginning at 7:00 PM, eteam (Fellows in Architecture/Environmental Structures/Design ‘16) will perform an illustrated lecture about…

TIJUANA NIGHT ON JUNE 5

Immigrant Artist Program (IAP) presents:Tijuana Night, June 5 at 7:30 PM Featuring Lux Boreal Dance Company, the internationally acclaimed contemporary dance company based in Tijuana Mexico, in collaboration with TJ/NY Dance Artist and IAP participant, Martita Abril.  When: Friday, June 5, 2015 at 7:30 PMWhere: New York Foundation for the Arts, 20 Jay Street, 7th Floor,…

Meet a NYFA Artist: Ethan Lipton

NYFA speaks to Ethan Lipton (NYFA Fellow in Playwriting/Screenwriting, 2008) about his latest work, No Place to Go; his band, Ethan Lipton and His Orchestra; and the benefit performance of his play with music, Tumacho, at Clubbed Thumb (Andrew W. Mellon Foundation NY Theater Program Grantee) on Dec. 16. NYFA: Tell us about your band, Ethan Lipton & His Orchestra. How…