Half Straddle: Here I Go, pt. 2 of You

 

Here I Go, pt. 2 of You functioned as a two-week open work period and colloquy led by Tina Satter, the artistic director of Brooklyn-based performance ensemble Half Straddle. The project stemmed from the conviction of its participants that in the contemporary political climate, it is imperative to reclaim spaces, ideas, and paradigms for female-identified, queer, and other informed persons who embody a feminist ethos. In addition to an installation designed by Satter and Parker Lutz with works by John Davis and Heidi Hahn, numerous artists, writers, and thinkers gathered together at The Kitchen to give lectures, play music, and share ideas about feminism, performance, and contemporary art and culture. Evening lectures were accompanied by musical performances by Half Straddle members as well as invited bands made up of local teens. Additionally, The Kitchen's theater, when not given over to lectures or musical performances, was utilized by Half Straddle as a public rehearsal space. This series was organized as part of The Kitchen L.A.B.: POSITION by Lumi Tan.

Supplemental Information

Press Release [PDF]
Broadway World Preview [PDF]
View images for this event (10)

Similar Events

Gravity Twins
Cathy Weis
See More: Dance, Film/Video, 1990s
IMPORTS: Min Tanaka and Derek Bailey
Derek Bailey, Min Tanaka
See More: Dance, 1970s
The Negros Burial Ground: A Cantata for the Departed
Leroy Jenkins
See More: Music, Performance, 1990s
Cult Nat Freaky Deke Go-Go
Greg Tate
See More: Music, Performance, 1980s