Performing Arts

Home Performing Arts

Terra Nova- Prompting new theater and a connection to your soul.

Driving along the I-94 back into the city one night James Carter the Associate Artistic Director of the chic and progressive theater company TerraNova...

‘La Didone.’ – A Sci-fi Masterpiece.

There are many things in life that come with diabolical manifestations, repercussions and metaphors, Elizabeth LeCompte’s Wooster Group’s production of ‘Le Didone’ happens to...

Cinema: Reliving Berlin Nights.

Rene can see dead people.  Really, he’s told me so.  He’s always been able to, even in his youth, it’s just that now, well...

Gen Art Film Fest Party #1 – The Park becomes a ‘meet market.’.

  Wednesday night at the Park on 10th Ave. kicked off the Gen Art 7 Premiers/7 Parties Festival. For a minute we thought had we...

Alexandra Alexis: ‘May Cause Shortness of Breath.’ High Tea at Lady Mendl’s.

Pop star, icon, socialite, girl about town, fab persona, princess, or just spoiled glamour girl? All of the above, some of the above or...

The Darker the Better: A chat with Bohemian Songstress Alexa Wilding.

  Bohemian songstress Alexa Wilding has us under her spell. She seduced us at the ‘Ivana HELSINKI Dress-Go-Around.’ She mesmerized us during her show at...

Gen Art Film Premier Launch Party- ‘Why I’ll always be the Reluctant Paparazzo.’

From three quarters up the block you could hear the cacophony of light bulbs, cigarette butts and designer smiles merging into an orgasmic beat....

 Seasick Mama and Fantastic Nobodies Cast Sails for Berlin 

  A bit past twilight last Wednesday night, we packed our knapsacks to trek across the East River, along the winding labyrinth paths, and into...

Flavio Alves: Provocative Film maker and ex political asylum detainee.

Sometimes, at certain moments, one can gaze upon the fresh, supple beauty of youth and see nothing but consumption and death.  This is not...

Atarah Valentine.Caught between darkness and lightness.

Coming to watch Atarah Valentine sing is like coming to watch theater. A Chekhov production with pathos, unrequited love, whirling vignettes, the wailing of...

Conversations with Paul Hutcheson.

We sent out Kat Hepburn this past weekend to the Frigid Theater festival. What follows is a diatribe on drunken sex, why we secretly...

Batsheva Dance Company leaves us Mesmerized at BAM.

Curtain rises, absolute stillness. Women are in a deep knee bend in front of men, statis dripping in the air between them (and us,...

Rogues, Rebels and Renegades: The Art of an Outlaw Interview with Filmmaker Hilton Ruiz.

This past Tuesday afternoon I made my way to the Lower East Side to visit filmmaker Hilton Ruiz for a private screening and conversation...

Amanda Lepore: More than a Woman.

Call her beyond life size, freak, transcendental icon, night life host impresario, seductress extraordinaire, pop star or savvy business woman galore this femme fatale...

Jen Marden – All she wants to do is Party. Tonight on MTV.

We here at Scallywag and Vagabond have been discerning a very interesting trend lately. That of young women 'acting' either like young brats (or...