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Rimini Protokoll – World Climate Change Conference

Elebash Recital Hall

Photo by Benno Tobler   2:30pm - 4:00pm Rimini Protokoll – World Climate Change Conference (Germany) 55 minutes | Elebash Recital Hall (180 seats) German with English subtitles www.rimini-protokoll.de/website/en Berlin’s groundbreaking experimental theatre ensemble Rimini Protokoll, made up of Helgard Haug, Stefan Kaegi, and Daniel Wetzel, work in many realms: theatre, sound and radio plays, […]

Krzysztof Garbaczewski – A Memoir

Elebash Recital Hall

Photo courtesy of the artist 4:00pm - 5:00pm Krzysztof Garbaczewski – A Memoir (Poland) 50 minutes | Elebash Recital Hall (180 seats) Polish with English subtitles teatrwirtualny.org Albertyna, Marcel, a couple, Charlus, Morel, Lea and others are living their dream together in a 19th century mansion. By following your imagination as closely as possible and motivating […]

MOVEMENT: People Get Ready/Ty Flowers | César Vayssié & Boris Charmatz | Carlos Soto

Segal Theatre

4:30PM – MOVEMENT Photo courtesy of the artists 4:30pm - 4:40pm People Get Ready/Ty Flowers– Physiques (US, 2014) 3 minutes 35 seconds| Segal Theatre (70 seats) English www.tanmanfilms.com Physiques is an experimental video collaboration between video artist Ty Flowers and performance/music collective People Get Ready. People Get Ready’s Steven Reker choreographed a dance to the […]

Keeril Makan/Jay Scheib – Persona

Elebash Recital Hall

Photo courtesy of the artists 5:00pm - 7:00pm Keeril Makan/Jay Scheib – Persona (US, 2015) 81 minutes | Elebash Recital Hall (180 seats) English www.jayscheib.com | www.keerilmakan.com Persona is a provocative and artistically complex opera-theatre depiction of human frailty, cruelty, and identity. The libretto has been adapted from Ingmar Bergman’s original screenplay for the 1966 […]

GENDER & IDENTITY: Eleanor Fogg and Vivianna Chiotini/johnsmith | I AM A BOYS CHOIR | Sylvan Oswald & Maria Cataldo

Segal Theatre

Photo courtesy of the artists 5:30pm - 5:40pm Eleanor Fogg and Vivianna Chiotini/johnsmith – what it feels like for a girl (UK, 2015) 5 minutes 27 seconds | Segal Theatre (70 seats) johnsmith is a whatever being. Channeling Patrick Bateman and Madonna, john gets something off their chest in this razor sharp and revealing cabaret […]

Jörg Jeshel & Brigitte Kramer – Passion – Last Stop Kinshasa

Segal Theatre

Photo courtesy of the artists 7:00pm - 8:30pm Jörg Jeshel & Brigitte Kramer – Passion – Last Stop Kinshasa (Germany, 2009) 90 minutes | Segal Theatre (70 seats) French with English subtitles www.lesballetscdela.be Alain Platel’s les ballets C de la B was founded in 1984. The company keeps to its principle of enabling artists from […]

Adam Soch – Reza Abdoh: Theatre Visionary

Photo courtesy of the artist 7:00pm - 9:30pm Adam Soch – Reza Abdoh: Theatre Visionary (US, 2015) 112 minutes | Elebash Recital Hall (180 seats) English www.RezaAbdohDocumentaryFilm.com The impact of wunderkind theatre director Reza Abdoh's explosive work is finally brought to light twenty years after his death from AIDS, with live performance footage and interviews […]

Frederick Wiseman – La Comédie-Française ou L’amour joué

Elebash Recital Hall

Photo courtesy of Zipporah 11:00am - 3:00pm Frederick Wiseman – La Comédie-Française ou L'amour joué (France/US, 1996) 223 minutes | Elebash Recital Hall (180 seats) French with English subtitles www.zipporah.com La Comédie-Française is the oldest continuous repertory company in the world, founded in Paris in the late 17th century. This is the first time a […]

Kazuhiro Soda – Theatre 1 [Oriza Hirata]

Segal Theatre

Photo courtesy of the artist 12:00pm - 3:00pm Kazuhiro Soda – Theatre 1 (Japan/US, 2012) 172 minutes | Segal Theatre (70 seats) Japanese with English subtitles www.laboratoryx.us/theatre/HOME.html Theatre 1 (Observational Film Series #3) is a feature length documentary, which closely depicts the world of Oriza Hirata, Japan’s leading playwright and director, and his theatrical company, […]

MUSIC VIDEOS: Dorota Masłowska | Half Straddle/Tina Satter

Segal Theatre

3:00PM – MUSIC VIDEOS   Photo courtesy of the artist 3:00pm - 3:10pm Dorota Masłowska – Mister D. x Anja Rubik - Chleb + Mister D. - Haj$ (Poland, 2014) Music videos created by Krzysztof Skonieczny / głębokiOFF 4 minutes 37 seconds + 3 minutes 13 seconds | Segal Theatre (70 seats) Polish with English […]

Lucien Bourjeily – About 66 Minutes in Damascus

Elebash Recital Hall

Photo courtesy of the artist 3:00pm - 3:30pm Lucien Bourjeily – About 66 Minutes in Damascus (Lebanon, 2012) 19 minutes 30 seconds| Elebash Recital Hall (180 seats) English Lucien Bou Rjeily gives a short presentation about his site-specific play, 66 Minutes in Damascus. Inspired by the descriptions of Syrian detention centers from foreign journalists and local activists […]

Zeina Daccache – Scheherazade’s Diary

Elebash Recital Hall

Photo courtesy of the artist 3:30pm - 5:00pm Zeina Daccache – Scheherazade’s Diary (Lebanon, 2013) 80 minutes | Elebash Recital Hall (180 seats) Arabic with English subtitles The women inmates of Lebanon’s Baabda Prison mine the depths of personal experience and confront patriarchy as they prepare and present the first theatre performance staged inside an […]

NEW YORK: Temporary Distortion/Kenneth Collins | John Jesurun | Shaun Irons & Lauren Petty | Daniel Fish & Jim Findlay

Segal Theatre

3:30PM – NEW YORK Photo courtesy of the artists 3:30pm - 3:45pm Temporary Distortion/Kenneth Collins – Only the Hand That Erases (US, 2016) 14 minutes | Segal Theatre (70 seats) English Purely imagery and yet pure of image, moments previously captured on celluloidare erased and revisited as ideas inside the mind. This film was created […]

Steven Soderbergh – And Everything is Going Fine

Elebash Recital Hall

Photo courtesy of the artist 5:00pm - 6:30pm Steven Soderbergh – And Everything is Going Fine (US, 2010) 89 minutes | Elebash Recital Hall (180 seats) English The late Spalding Gray was a brilliant playwright and actor, known for his dazzling, distinctive monologues, an art form all his own. Here, master filmmaker Steven Soderbergh, who […]

David Levine & David Conison – THEATR

Segal Theatre

  Photo courtesy of the artists 6:00pm - 6:30pm David Levine & David Conison – THEATR (US, 2015) 30 minutes | Segal Theatre (70 seats) English www.david-levine.net, www.conison.com David Levine and David Conison discuss their provocative, innovative and disruptive idea on how you can commission theatre in your own home: “Our project is an app, […]

FILM BLOCK: Back to Back Theatre | Hugo Glendinning & Tim Etchells/Forced Entertainment

Segal Theatre

6:30PM – FILM BLOCK   Photo courtesy of the artists 6:30pm - 6:50pm Back to Back Theatre – The Democratic Set: North Melbourne + Edinburgh (Australia, 2012) 6 minutes 33 seconds + 8 minutes 30 seconds | Segal Theatre (70 seats) English www.democraticset.backtobacktheatre.com *Introduction by Professor Peter Eckersall (The Graduate Center, CUNY) THE DEMOCRATIC SET Edinburgh […]

FILM BLOCK: Evan Husney & Emily Wilson | Mukunda Angulo

Elebash Recital Hall

6:30PM – FILM BLOCK Photo courtesy of VICE 6:30pm - 6:50pm Evan Husney & Emily Wilson – The Making of Mirror Heart 16 minutes | Elebash Recital Hall (180 seats) English The Angulo brothers are the subjects of the award-winning documentary THE WOLFPACK, which chronicles their isolated childhood where they were locked away from society in an […]

FILM BLOCK: Romeo Castellucci | Jan Fabre | Robert Wilson

Segal Theatre

7:30PM – FILM BLOCK Photo courtesy of the artist 7:30pm - 8:00pm Romeo Castellucci – Brentano (Italy, 1995) 25 minutes | Segal Theatre (70 seats) Italian with English subtitles www.raffaellosanzio.org Visionary theater director Romeo Castellucci’s rare venture into film: a theatre of mental mysteries. Inspired by a 1913 short story of Swiss novelist Robert Walser […]

Sascha Just – Heirs

Elebash Recital Hall

Photo courtesy of the artist 7:30pm - 9:30pm Sascha Just – Heirs (US/Germany, 2015) 88 minutes | Elebash Recital Hall (180 seats) English www.frauleinfreytag.com New Orleans, city of jazz and Mardi Gras at the shores of the Mississippi river, is the setting for Heirs. Between French flair and African rhythms, ballrooms and street parades, Heirs […]

Segal Book Celebration: Four Arab Hamlet Plays

Segal Theatre

Front cover from Four Arab Hamlet Plays Monday, March 14 Segal Theatre 6:30pm Reading + Discussion FREE + Open to public. First come, first served. Jumping off from Shakespeare’s tragedy, the Arab Hamlet tradition has produced bitter and hilarious political satire, musical comedy, and farce. This new Segal Center publication Four Arab Hamlet Plays  samples […]

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