Jennifer Monson

In Performance: Variations on Themes from Lost and Found (American Realness)

Variations on Themes from Lost and Found: Scenes from a Life and other works by John Bernd Ishmael Houston-Jones and Miguel Gutierrez with Nick Hallett and Jennifer Monson presented by Danspace Project, Gibney Dance & American Realness 2018 January 9-13 A mysterious crash reverberated through the sanctuary of St. Mark’s Church, interrupting co-directors Ishmael Houston-Jones and Miguel Gutierrez as they stood up to introduce the performance. The two artists looked up to the balcony for the source of the sound. “John’s here,” said Gutierrez with a sly smile. John Bernd was a vital member of the New York downtown dance community in the 1980’s, creating work until his death from AIDS complications in 1988. Conceived by Houston-Jones, who danced in Bernd’s work (as did Jennifer Monson, who...

In Performance: Catch 54 (NYC)

  CATCH is a multi-faceted, multi-disciplinary, rough and ready performance series-event that blows through Brooklyn every couple of months. CATCH is curated by Jeff Larson, Andrew Dinwiddie and Caleb Hammons. 8pm Saturday 15 December The Bushwick Starr: 207 Starr Street between Wyckoff and Irving BROOKLYN L to Jefferson Street Click HERE for directions. Performances  by: ANIMALS ! Suzanne Bocanegra ! Josh Higgason ! Little Lord ! Jennifer Monson ! Okwui Okpokwasili ! Andrew Ondrejcak ! Silas Riener !