ARTALK: Ping Chong & Co. + La MaMa’s Great Jones Rep.
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 from 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
Culturehub Artalk Series Presents Ping Chong & Co. + La MaMa’s Great Jones Rep.
October 5 / 9PM
47 Great Jones Street/3rd Floor New York
New York, NY 10012
PING CHONG will give a talk on the evolution of his interdisciplinary approach to theater in relationship to changes in contemporary arts and culture over the past 40 years. This presentation will provide context for an open rehearsal of ANGELS OF SWEDENBORG with La MaMa’s acclaimed Great Jones Repertory Company. ANGELS OF SWEDENBORG will kick off at LaMaMa’s 50th Anniversary Season this fall and is a revival of Ping Chong’s signature dance theater work, which toured extensively in the United States and Europe. This Artalk session will be shared with an audience at the Seoul Institute of the Arts via telepresence and live-streamed online.
When & Where
Culturehub SeoulArts/La MaMa
Founded in 2009 by the Seoul Institute of the Arts in Korea and La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club in New York City, CultureHub is an incubator for creativity focused on the intersection of art and technology. We connect artists from diverse disciplines and cultures and provide them with environments in which to collaborate, experiment and explore. We serve local and global communities by providing an open space for creative research, artistic exchange and learning.