Hudson Bridges
NYC
May 2016

Bridging the divides between theater, music, and dance. Saturday May 14, 3pm Saturday May 21, 3pm Sunday May 22, 6pm The Room” at New Georges, 520 8th Ave @36th St RSVP HERE The Hudson Bridges Performance Project is proud to announce this stellar roster: Dean Beckwith (Movement, Scenic) Anna Beyer (Movement, Scenic) Shane Breaux (Scenic) Eric Brenner (Music) Kacey Cardin (Movement, Music) Jason Evans (Production) Drew Fleming (Music, Scenic) Christopher Grant (Movement, Scenic) Cornelia Hanes (Scenic, Translations) Jeff Hudgins (Music) Elena Levenson (Scenic, Translations) Patrick McCartney (Scenic) Clement Mensah (Movement) Julia Motyka (Scenic) Pat Muchmore (Music) Emily Palmquist (Movement, Scenic) Rob Reese [...]

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Cumberland Bridges
Nashville, TN
August 2015

From The Nashville Scene:

“Nashville’s improv scene has heated up in the past few years. Established veteran companies such as Music City Improv and Nashville Improv Comedy have been joined by ambitious upstart LOLNashville to form a solid triumvirate of committed ensembles offering regularly scheduled monthly shows at different venues on both sides of the Cumberland.

LOLNashville’s Aug. 28 gig at The Basement offered Exhibit A of Music City’s growing love affair with the art form, with two shows filling the popular [...]

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Bridges Workshops
NYC
Mar 2014

In March 2014, Amnesia Wars held workshops including some of New York’s premiere improvisational dancer / choreographers and experimental musician / composers in our latest cross-genre improvisational performance experiment.  This experiment, combined with those in previous workshops, was designed to create a vocabulary with which performers from different disciplines and backgrounds can communicate and play immediately and improvisationally.

These workshops culminated in Work In Progress showings to an intimate audience.

 

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Frankenstein

A text-faithful, experimental, music and movement rich adaptation of Mary Shelley’s masterwork presenting The Monster as a psychologically divided chorus.

After an intense run in New York City, this adaptation of Frankenstein has been licensed and produced by St. Norbert College in Wisconsin and by the Mont’Kiara International School in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The script was first published in the dramatically titled anthology: Playing With Canons: Explosive New Works from Great Literature by America’s Indie Playwrights, and can be purchased electronically at [...]

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Crisis Junkie

After an intensive summer training with Anne Bogart’s SITI Company, Crisis Junkie was Amnesia Wars’ first foray into more experimental forms of presenting theatrical improvisation.

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Performa 13

Rob Reese appeared as a Moderator / Performer in Einat Amir‘s performance art piece Our Best Intentions in the new visual art performance biennial PERFORMA 13.

Presented by Artis at Affirmation Arts, 523 W 37th MAP

Our Best Intentions

Our Best Intentions invites audience members to take part in an intimate participatory performance combining elements from psychotherapy, theater and art. As individuals walk into a space divided into four domestic areas — a family lounge, a bedroom, a study, and a dining room – each participant selects a vest [...]

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The Flatiron Scriptless Theater Laboratory

he Flatiron Laboratory of Scriptless Theater is an ensemble driven experiment aimed at creating a hybrid form combining the improvisational styles and practices of dance/movement improvisation, musical improvisation, and scenic/theatrical improvisation (sometimes incorrectly called improv-comedy).

Shane Breaux Leigh Ann Cobb Jason Evans Drew Fleming Christopher Grant Jen Kwok Dave McKeel Christin Meador Kamala Sankaram Andrew Singer Marc Adam Smith Lauren Yalango Directed by Rob Reese

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