Week in Review

Contemporary Performance Update – November 7, 2011

     Welcome to this week’s network update. This week’s Member Spotlight Vote has already started. You can cast your vote here. Below are some links to top content and latest additions to the blog. Let us know what you are working on and see you on the network. Cheers, Caden Manson (Network Curator) 2759 members on the Network 6468 on the Facebook Page Top Content: EVENT “de Pnema de Pnuema” MARTIN BAKERO [FRANCE] and EDWIN TORRES [NYC] PAGE Featured Member Vote EVENT 50 ACTS FORUM Dance A Day Challenge FORUM The Value of the Video VIDEO EVERYTHING IS VALID IMAGE Outside Forces VIDEO SHOW by Antonio Tagliarini EVENT 7th MOZG Festival Featured Books: CP Network Curated Books: The Primacy of Movement, 2nd Expanded Edition (Advances in Consciousness R… by Maxine Sheets-...

Contemporary Performance Update – November 1, 2011

   Welcome to this week’s network update. We hope all your projects are going well. A few new updates to our network and blog. We’ve started our Member Spotlight section again and this weeks Member Spotlight is Theo Edmonds (Lexington, KY, USA). One of his images is featured in the header above and on the network. This week’s Member Spotlight Vote has already started. You can cast your vote here. Below are some links to top content and latest additions to the blog. Let us know what are working on and see you on the network. Cheers, Caden Manson (Network Curator) 2722 members on the Network 6411 on the Facebook Page Keep The Network Going: The network is an artists run and funded project and we are harnessing the collective powers of our online platforms and community sour...

Contemporary Performance Update – October 24, 2011

     Welcome to this week’s network update. We hope all your projects are going well. A few new updates to our network and blog. This week we reached 2689 members on the network and 6334 Facebook page! We’ve started our Member Spotlight section again and this weeks Member Spotlight is Shiyuan liu (Brooklyn, NY). One of her images is featured in the header above and on the network. She is doing some fantastic work photographing performing artists and is looking for more collaborators to participate in her project. Also this week we will post a new section of how to videos for navigating and building a great presence on the site. We are also currently developing an online workshop on “How To Tour” that will include sections on approaching presenters, writing intr...

Contemporary Performance Update – August 22, 2011

Contemporary Performance Update – August 22, 2011 Welcome to this week’s network update. We hope all your projects are going well and would love to hear from you on their progress. A few new updates to our network and blog. This week we released the new design for our 2 year old blog, updated the design of the network and fixed the groups section. Below are some links to top content and latest additions to the blog. Let us know what your up to and see you on the network. Cheers, Caden Manson (Network Curator) 2388 members on the Network 5867 on the Facebook Page Top Content: FORUM: 13 live performances that influenced you EVENT: Institute_Institut premiere VIDEO: All The Tired Horses: Falling (Tryout) VIDEO: Nebahat Erpolat Video Trailer 1 VIDEO: “Knock on unpainted wood&...

Week In Review: May 29, 2011

Lastest Contemporary Performance Posts: In Performance: Jeremy Wade’s Creature Feature #10 (Berlin, Germany) Featured: MGM (Brooklyn, NYC) Books: Situation (Whitechapel: Documents of Contemporary Art) Featured: Performance Studies international PSi Featured: Smeds Ensemble (Helsinki, Finland) Featured: Performance Studies International #17 Conference Opportunities: Medea Electronique’s Koumaria 2011 Open Call (Greece) Books: Materializing New Media: Embodiment in Information Aesthetics In Performance: Richard Maxwell – Neutral Hero (NYC) In Performance: Dean Moss – Nameless Forest (NYC)   _________________________________________________________________________________________________   Join The Producer’s Cloud: Help produce the network by joining t...

Week in Review: April 22, 2011

Greetings! Another big week on the network as we reached 1700 members! Thanks to everyone who have invited collaborators and artists friends! Below is this weeks updates and blog posts! P.S. We sold out of our last batch of tote bags and have replaced them with a black version! Lastest Blog Posts: In Performance: John Kelly’s The Escape Artist at PS122 (NYC) Featured: matanicola (Berlin, Germany) Member Spotlight: Natasha Padilha (Brasília, Brazil) Emerging: Jesse Hewit / Strong Behavior (San Francisco, Ca, USA) Featured: Two Degrees Conference/Workshops at Teatro Maria Matos May 6th and 7th (Lisbo, Portugal) In Performance: Benjamin Verdonck’s Global Anatomy (Amsterdam, Netherlands) Top Network Content: What’s your favorite theatre festival this summer? The Value of the ...

Week in Review April 8, 2011

Week in Review Blog Posts Top Content Top Video   Support the Network and look good doing it! Only $8!   Top Members: Sophia Ribeiro current New York City (USA), Portugal Joella Tepper London, United Kingdom alessandra colasanti rio de janeiro, Brazil Rachel Wynne New York, NY, United States Ilka Theurich Helsinki, Finland Thomas Körtvélyessy Rotterdam, Netherlands Fernando RibeiroCuritiba, Paraná, Brazil Kir QvortrupNørrebro, Denmark Bruno Listopad | DISJOINTEDARTSRotterdam, Netherlands DINO DINCOLos Angeles, CA, United States   Contemporary Performance Network Week in Review April 8, 2011 Welcome to this weeks updates and blog posts! This Weeks Blog Posts: In Performance: 15 Landscapes April 9, 2011 (NYC) In Performance: Benjamin Verdonck’s Global Anatomy (Amsterdam,...

Week in Review March 26, 2011

We had another busy week on the network with over 100 members joining us! We started discussions of the book Entangled: Technology and the Transformation of Performance. Its been slow going as people rush to read the book, but we can take as long as we want to discuss, so no worries. When you have a chance, jump in. Click here for the first discussion thread. Thanks to everyone that posted a Performance TXT proposal. We’ll be looking over them this next month. Feel free to read through them yourself and post your thoughts in the reply section at the bottom of each post. Below is your weekly best of list of posts, pictures, blogs, and members. See you on the network! 1560 members on the Network 4599 on the Facebook Page. Latest Artist Opportunities: Call to Artists working with Rope/ ...