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The Martha Graham Legacy – Lamentation Variations

This year the Martha Graham Dance Company celebrates 85 years since Graham’s iconic “Lamentation.”

The Lamentation Variations project, originally conceived to commemorate the anniversary of 9/11, asked choreographers to create a spontaneous piece inspired by their reaction to the… Read More >

CPA Staff Profile: Sarah Mixter, Audience Services Manager

Today we are profiling Sarah Mixter, our Audience Services Manager. Always ready to greet visitors with a smile, Sarah works tirelessly to make sure your experiences at Memorial Hall are A+. On top of managing over 50 student staffers, Sarah directs front-of-house operations for each event in… Read More >

Notes from the Brooklyn Rider Almanac

For string quartet Brooklyn Rider’s latest project, they asked a select group of composers to create short works for them “inspired by a creative muse from a relatively recent memory.”
The composers they reached out to came from genres far and wide; the worlds of jazz, rock, and… Read More >

Register for the 15/16 Season Announcement

It’s hard to believe that this season is winding down, and even more amazing that we are nearing just two months until the 2015/16 season announcement. We can’t wait to share our 11th season with you, and we want to make sure you hear about it first.
To register for the season… Read More >

Kronos Quartet – Explore ‘Beyond Zero’

What better way to learn more about a performance than from the artists themselves? Below are two excerpts from composer Aleksandra Vrebalov, and filmmaker Bill Morrison. Learn more on the Beyond Zero project site. 
“Unlike official histories, that have often romanticized and glorified the war,… Read More >

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