In the summer of 2014, Nicole Russo and I started planning a show at her gallery, Chapter NY, together. The gallery is a single room. It has a recessed doorway that is also a window, and an air conditioner pierces the glass above the door. The gallery faces south and receives direct sunlight, so the shade in the window is always drawn. A temperamental radiator sits on the floor. Steam from the city’s underground steam… [read more »]
The Because You’re Here Show is a performance experiment set inside an abstract talk show environment. Three performers – Host, Guest and Make-up Artist, examine the concept of communicating love and comfort through gesture, movement, words and sound. The performance is also a sketch and distillation of an actual online talk show that Megha Barnabas will be hosting in her living room.
Workshop@ WAH Center, 3rd Floor
Thursday, March 8 at 8PM
Brooklyn, NY 11211