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This is our time, right now. I can feel it when I read a great book or manage to write something I think is good.
Tonight as I peruse "What A Long Strange Trip It's Been (Twenty Years of Rolling Stone)", after having just finished Murakami's KAFKA ON THE SHORE, I am moved by the weight of recent history, reading interviews with John Lennon from 1971, Pete Townshend as he is creating Tommy, Michael Jackson in 1983. This is what I feel. The time is now.
This moment is a fulcrum, tipping what was/has been into what will be. As I sign off here I am going to sit and stretch out in the now. Within this space I will strive to create a drawing
The Underground Hit!
CRITIC'S CHOICE: East Bay Express
experiments in experience/participation performance
Frank Moore, world-known shaman performance artist, will conduct improvised passions of musicians, actors, dancers, and audience members in a laboratory setting to create altered realities of fusion beyond taboos. Bring your passions and musical instruments and your senses of adventure and humor. Other than that, ADMISSION IS FREE! (But donations will be accepted.)
Saturday, January 30th
Directed by Valerie Rachelle
Performance run Mar. 13 - Apr. 10
Saturday, Jan. 16, 1 to 5pm
Sunday, Jan. 17, 6 to 9pm
Breakdowns and details at www.morgan-wixson.org
Please no advance submissions.
2627 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90405 310-828-7519
Current show www.JohnSmithCheats.com
from LA Culture Net
Be part of a progressive City that recognizes public art as a vital
component to urban living.
Working closely with the Cultural Arts Administrator, you will gain
valuable, hands-on experience assisting with the coordination and
marketing of public and performance art projects, workshops and City
events. Some events/projects include (but are not limited to): "The Big
Read", Summer Sounds, Pride Month, the Cornerstone Theatre Project, and
the City's celebration of 25 years of cityhood.
Current enrollment at an accredited College or University and in good
standing is required (graduate student preferred). Flexible work
schedule is available which may include weekends and evenings. Hours
offered are approximately 20 hours per week. Pay rate is $12.41 - $15.06
FINAL DEADLINE FOR DANCE CAMERA WEST
January 15 (post mark) is the final deadline for the 2010 DCW
festival. Accepting dance media entries from around the globe
including a special call this year for LOCAL MAKERS. For details see
Questions: email@example.com or 213-480-8633
Looking forward in seeing your new work!
from LA Culture Net
The $500 Drift @ 7 Music Video Competition has now officially begun! Media, film and art students can submit for class project credit and gain a chance to win prize money. See www.driftat7.com for rules and conditions. Good luck should you join us!
from Awesome Artists
Call for Applications 2010
Activist Performance Series
FEBRUARY 17TH, 2010
The Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics at New York University
is now accepting applications for its third year of EMERGENYC, the
Hemispheric New York Emerging Performers Program. This is the second year of
Activist Performance (“artivism”) series. EMERGENYC aims to support the
development of New York-based artists ages 18 to 28 through a program of
workshops and events between April 3rd and June 18th, 2010 (see “The
Program” section below for details). We seek talented, committed and highly
motivated young activists/artists/performers whose work functions as a
vehicle for political expression and social change, and who examine the