Event

Trajal Harrell: Twenty Looks or Paris is Burning at the Judson Church

Trajal Event

Archived Event

No Longer Showing.

“What would have happened in 1963 if someone from the voguing ballroom scene in Harlem had come downtown to perform alongside the early postmoderns at Judson Church?” Five years since posing this provocative question, New York choreographer Trajal Harrell has meshed the parallel traditions of postmodern dance and voguing, revealing sharp perspectives on race, gender, and notions of identity. For the first time in the U.S., experience the whole performance series – from extra small (XS) to made-to-measure (M2M) – in the span of one week. Co-presented with FIAF’s Crossing the Line 2014. Curated by Matthew Lyons.

Sunday, Sept 14 (XS): 4pm, 5pm, 7pm and 8pm 

Monday, Sept 15 (S): 8pm 

Tuesday, Sept 16 (M)imosa: 8pm, co-created with Cecilia Bengolea, François Chaignaud, and Marlene Monteiro Freitas

Wednesday, Sept 17 (jr) Antigone Jr.: 8pm

Wednesday, Sept 17 (Plus) Antigone Jr. ++: 9:30pm

Friday, Sept 19 (L), Antigone Sr.:  8pm

Saturday, Sept 20 (M2M) Judson Church is Ringing in Harlem: 8pm

Tickets $20

Click here to purchase tickets to 3 or more performances and receive a 20% discount

Trajall Harrell: Twenty Looks or Paris is Burning at the Judson Church is made possible with support from Carmine Boccuzzi & Bernard Lumpkin, Selby Drummond & Matthew Doull, Mertz Gilmore Foundation, The Jerome Robbins Foundation, and The Harkness Foundation for Dance, and in part by public funds from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Crossing the Line is the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF)’s annual fall festival presenting interdisciplinary works and performances created by artists from around the world in New York. The festival provides opportunities for New Yorkers to explore the dialogue between artist and participant, examine how artists help re-imagine the world, and engage in the vital role artists play as critical thinkers and catalysts for social evolution. Crossing the Line is initiated and produced by FIAF in partnership with leading cultural institutions and takes place this year from September 8–October 18, 2014.

The Kitchen Blog

Program Cummings Relationships Goodand Not So Bad 1989 1 Copy Cropped

A First in Leadership Is Never Truly First

Aug 26 2021

Dear Friends, In September 1980—41 years ago, and less than a decade beyond The Kitchen’s initial founding—Linda Goode Bryant, founder of avant-garde art space Just Above Midtown Gallery, launched an exhibition titled Dialogues, which brought into conversation artists from diverse backgrounds an...Read On

Brian O Doherty Vowel Grid 1998 High Res Crop (1)

Announcing Our Fall 2021 Season

Aug 12 2021

Announcing The Kitchen’s Fall 2021 Season The Kitchen Gala Benefit, September 14Moor Mother, September 19Sophia Cleary: One & Only , September 20–October 2Fall Video Viewing Rooms on The Kitchen OnScreen, featuring work by Jen Liu (September), Ilana Harris-Babou (October), and moreU...Read On

Screen Shot 2020 06 01 At 1.08.35 Pm

The Kitchen's COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

Aug 12 2021

The Kitchen's COVID-19 Safety Guidelines As of August 18, The Kitchen's Fall 2021 season will include programs that take place both in-person at our building at 512 West 19th Street and online at The Kitchen OnScreen. In order to ensure the safety of our artists, staff, and audiences, all gu...Read On

Read More on The Kitchen's Blog