COIL13

Highlights: PS122’s COIL13 Jan. 3-19, 2013 (NYC)

COIL is Performance Space 122’s annual winter performance festival full of contemporary, textured, global, local, contemplative, grounded, rigorous, and always very live performance. Below are ContemporaryPerformance.com’s highlights Seagull (Thinking of you) Half Straddle / Tina Satter (USA) New Ohio Theatre 154 Christopher St., Manhattan Jan 9, 11, 17, 19 8pm Jan 10, 12, 18 10pm Jan 15 5pm Jan 22, 23, 25 8pm Jan 26 2pm $20 / $15 students, seniors Tickets–> 75 minutes Writer/director Tina Satter draws on Chekhov’s letters, translations, and perverse sense of comedy to consider anew the darkness, beauty, and history of Chekhov’s iconic play The Seagull and its resonances with her Half Straddle ensemble. Seagull (Thinking of you) is a personal look at performance, failure, an...