Shamel Pitts's Black Velvet: Architectures and Archetypes and Bobbi Jene Smith's A Study on Effort

Both programs will be performed in succession each night. Contains nudity throughout. Appropriate for ages 16 years and older.

Black Velvet: Architectures and Archetypes
Dancer Shamel Pitts (formerly of Batsheva Dance Company) and Brazilian performance artist Mirelle Martins’ Black Velvet is “a heart-piercing exploration of gender, race, identity, love and friendship” (Time Out Israel).

A Study on Effort
Created by a veteran of Batsheva Dance Company, this hour-long dialogue between dancer Bobbi Jene Smith and violinist Keir GoGwilt is an emotional collaboration and a visceral experience.

Tickets $27