$14 at 14Y – Dance Series Launch

The Theater at the 14th Street Y is excited to announce our 2015-2016 Dance Subscription Series, $14 at 14Y. Join our subscription today and choose any 3 shows for $42 – that breaks down to just $14 per ticket!

Check out our eight professional companies below to create your custom series!

Sonia Olla Flamenco Dance Company – Flamenco

As an Internationally recognized dancer and choreographer, Sonia Olla is known for her impeccable technique and riveting  stage presence. Get a preview here.

Zullo: Raw Movement – Immersive Dance

Zullo/RawMovement is exploring ideas and concepts from our cultural landscape that are transformed into works that are expressive, imaginative and explosive. Check them out here.

BARE Dance Company – Contemporary

BARE’s versitile approach to movement has been described as “smart, effective, technically accomplished work.” – Michael Upchurch, Seattle Times. Watch now.

of bones || hollye bynum – Contemporary, Film

of bones || hollye bynum seeks to find commonalities between dance and viewer by introspectively exploring the human experience. See for yourself here.

Joffrey Ballet School – Ballet

The Joffrey Ballet School transforms passionate dance students into versatile, individualistic artists able to collaborate and evolve fluidly in a fast-changing society. Watch them here.

Sokolow Theatre/Dance Ensemble – Contemporary, Theatre

Sokolow Theatre/Dance Ensemble’s aim is to recreate works choreographed by Anna Sokolow, continue her teachings, and develop her artistic vision for the purpose of passing on for posterity. See their work here.

From the Horse’s Mouth – Various

From the Horse’s Mouth celebrates the “heart and history of dance” with outstanding dancers and choreographers of all ages and traditions, performing together and telling their extraordinary personal stories. Catch a glimpse here.

American Tap Dance Foundation – Tap

ATDF is committed to establishing and legitimizing tap dance as a vital component of American dance through creation, presentation, education and preservation. Tap along here.

Come EAT With Us!

Looking for something fun to do this weekend (and spend some time out of the humidity)? Come EAT with us!

This weekend, the 14th Street Y is excited to be hosting EAT: An Arts Festival by LABA, Saturday June 1st at 8:30pm and Sunday June 2nd at 3:00pm in the Theater at the 14th Street Y. Guests will enjoy food and wine in a tasting lead by LABA Fellow Erin Patinkin of Brookyln’s Ovenly  while engaging with art including theater, music, visual art and readings, as well as the artists that created the work.

Want to bring the whole family together? Sunday’s program also includes a FREE event from LABA KIDS (with the purchase of an adult ticket) for kids ages 4-12, a collaboration between LABA and Puppet Cinema. Your kids will get a chance to be the artists themselves!

Y Members can save in two ways:

Buying tickets online pre-sale at http://labafest.brownpapertickets.com/

Special members only discount code: 14STYFRIEND

Check out a sneak peak of the kids program here:

 

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Listen to our artists speak about their work! Check out this interview with LABA Fellows Misha Shulman and Amir Shpilman: