by Ali Rosa-Salas
DEC 14-JAN 15 | Dance
Since the dawn of tap to the emergence of vogue, movement vocabularies founded in the nightclubs, parks, and community centers of New York City have defied the constructs of proscenium dance performance. Yet, due to their development primarily outside of institutional art spaces, these dance forms are widely referred to as street dance, a label that in some contexts is employed pejoratively, and in others is the source of deep pride.
by Marshall Yarbrough, with additional reporting by George Grella
SEPT 2014 | Music
In the past few years a number of new venues have popped up in and around New York, run by musicians and curators who understand the pivotal fact that it matters where and how you hear music, that spaces matter for a performing art.