Archive of DIY Production

The Method Gun screening at OpenSPACE / CounterPULSE Underground!

on May 12th, 2014 in Article, Community Partner Program, DIY Production by | No Comments

. Saturday, May 17 at Doll House (80 Turk) is another longed-for opportunity to see some cool work out there in the world beyond the Bay and to mull it over with interested parties in an old porn theater in the Tenderloin. This time we’ll screen The Method Gun by…

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Lady Janitor invites you to The Coup: A Prequel, Bay Area Edition.

on March 27th, 2014 in Article, Community Partner Program, DIY Production, Dramaturgy, Dramaturgy In Dance by | No Comments

The Event What is The Coup? The Interview Eroca Nicols ‘s Bio The Event The Coup is a semi hostile take over of a Canadian government funding body as a choreography. A sort of mutiny of artists in order to re-imagine the way makers are “awarded” money by institutions. The…

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Re-inform-ulation – A Mobile Collective Laboratory comes to NY/SF/LA – by Milka Djordjevich

on June 17th, 2013 in DIY Production, Special Presentation by | No Comments

  Milka Djordjevich and collaborators invite all dance enthusiasts to participate in our mobile collective laboratory by using the construct of a class as a way to present, offer and explore our research and ideas to and with you. We will explore collective teaching driven by hot topics which include anything…

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BERLIN-BASED DUO ‘CHE NE SO’ [JULIA METZGER-TRABER AND DAVIDE DE LILLIS] WORKSHOP AND PERFORMANCE

on March 26th, 2013 in Arts Building Consortia at Kunstoff, Community Partner Program, DIY Production, Festival, KUNST STOFF Arts Building Consortia, Special Presentation, VASE Program, WORKSHOP by | No Comments

About Performance Workshop Artists Bios Connect with us About BERLIN-BASED PERFORMANCE DUO ‘CHE NE SO’ JULIA METZGER-TRABER AND DAVIDE DE LILLIS present Performance: CLUMSY PRAYING FIST: A HAUNTING AND PLAYFUL ATTEMPT TO EMBRACE, INHABIT AND ESCAPE MECHANISMS OF SURVIVAL.  For only two days. Friday, March 29th – Saturday, March 30th,…

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THE EPISODES – A performance event by Brontez Purnell

on March 3rd, 2013 in Community Partner Program, DIY Production, Folding The Fold by | No Comments

About About FREE JAZZ About the Artists Connect with us Tickets About The Episodes is a movement research/ performance experiment led by Brontez Purnell. The piece is interested in calling on the narration of the everyday chores as sacred and also the dichotomy of feelings in real time vs. the outward…

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Blog Salon #3: On Collectivity and Collapse

on December 2nd, 2012 in Blog Salon, DIY Production, Dramaturgy, Mapping by | No Comments

Intoduction  The Prompt Entries Contributing Artists Outro/Summary Intoduction In 1967, amidst uprisings by the globally dispossessed, Barthes proposed the Death of the Author, and creators have since been playing with radical ejection from and ambiguous presence within new work. The notion of collective collapse in performance is another utterance in this…

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TIWIW 2012 – This Is What [YOU] Want – Experiential

on June 18th, 2012 in DIY Production, Festival, Slider, Slides by | No Comments

  This Is What YOU Want – Experiential Presented as part of the This is What I Want Festival 30th June 2012 5pm-11pm at the Center for Sex and Culture 1349 Mission Street, San Francisco Free of Charge with reservation reserve your seat at EventBrite As the culminating event of the week-long…

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TIWIW 2012- SLOW SEX SYMPOSIA

on June 18th, 2012 in DIY Production, Festival, Slider, Slides, Special Presentation by | No Comments

Slow Sex Symposia Queer exit-strategies from capitalist economies of attraction and performance Presented as part of the This is What I Want Festival 30th June 2012 12-4 PM at the Center for Sex and Culture 1349 Mission Street, San Francisco Free of Charge with reservation reserve your seat at Eventbrite Presented…

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The Yellow House Project – by Sheena Johnson/Rebel Home Dance

on June 14th, 2012 in DIY Production, Special Presentation, [**] SPACE by | No Comments

  The Yellow House Project by Sheena Johnson/Rebel Home Dance and is presented as part of Queer Cultural Center’s Festival National Queers Arts Festival The backbone of The Yellow House Project is the story of my entrepreneurial great-grandmother, Ida Sue Brown, and her queer son, Billy Brown (who was murdered in Cleveland OH in 1982…

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Departing Things – New Work by Jorge De Hoyos

on March 21st, 2012 in DIY Production, Special Presentation by | No Comments

The Garage, Jorge Rodolfo De Hoyos and THEOFFCENTER present Departing Things Shattered, Perpetual, Surreal. An ambitious dance of constant departures.  by Jorge Rodolfo De Hoyos in collaboration with Emily Leap and Kevin O’Connor. In an ever-fracturing and globalizing world where a sense of home, self and positionality are more rapidly…

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