John Jasperse/James McGinn

Highlights: American Realness Festival (NYC)

AMERICAN REALNESS: A FESTIVAL OF CONTEMPORARY PERFORMANCE JANUARY 6-10, 2011 ABRONS ARTS CENTER 466 GRAND STREET AT PITT STREET GENERAL ADMISSION $10 – $20 ABRONSARTSCENTER.ORG AMERICAN REALNESS is a festival of new dance and contemporary performance made for the annual Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) Conference; a platform for the other-ed, experimental and subversive American artist tearing at the boundaries of their form in pursuit of new research and artistic production. AMERICAN REALNESS is unleashed onto the performing arts marketplace with an agenda to reshape the identity of contemporary American dance and performance, and an eye towards global diffusion. For 2011 AMERICAN REALNESS features an expanded program of fifteen works in twenty-two performances over ...