The Fire Flies (Solos /Portraits) is a series of performances co-written by vogue performers from Baltimore and Paris. Voguing continues to change form today in the United States and more recently in Paris, where it resonates strongly. Over the past three years, Frédéric Nauczyciel explored the performative force of voguing, first as a photographer, then as a video artist and choreographer. “I was moved by the poetics of survival that I encountered, as much as the flamboyant freedom of voguing,” says Nauzyciel. The dance pieces are scenic extensions of his visual work images vivantes. Concept by Frédéric Nauczyciel/House of HMU. Performers Dale Blackheart (Baltimore), Honeysha Khan (Paris), and Diva Ivy (Paris).


Frédéric Nauczyciel
The Fire Flies (Solos/Portraits)

(U.S. premiere)
May 3–5, Sat (6 & 10pm), Sun (7 &10pm), Mon (6 & 10pm)
April 2–May 18: The Fire Flies
(Photography & Video Exhibition)
Julie Meneret Contemporary Art
133 Orchard Street (be. Rivington & Delancey St.)

juliemeneret.com

Free, reservation required: (212) 477-5269


DANSE: A French-American Festival of Performance & Ideas

You'll need Skype CreditFree via Skype
Julie Meneret Contemporary Art 133 Orchard Street New York, NY

Frédéric Nauczyciel | THE FIRE FLIES (SOLOS/PORTRAITS) at Julie Meneret Contemporary Art

When
May 3–5, 2014
Where
Julie Meneret Contemporary Art
133 Orchard Street
New York, NY

The Fire Flies (Solos /Portraits) is a series of performances co-written by vogue performers from Baltimore and Paris. Voguing continues to change form today in the United States and more recently in Paris, where it resonates strongly. Over the past three years, Frédéric Nauczyciel explored the performative force of voguing, first as a photographer, then as a video artist and choreographer. “I was moved by the poetics of survival that I encountered, as much as the flamboyant freedom of voguing,” says Nauzyciel. The dance pieces are scenic extensions of his visual work images vivantes. Concept by Frédéric Nauczyciel/House of HMU. Performers Dale Blackheart (Baltimore), Honeysha Khan (Paris), and Diva Ivy (Paris).


Frédéric Nauczyciel
The Fire Flies (Solos/Portraits)

(U.S. premiere)
May 3–5, Sat (6 & 10pm), Sun (7 &10pm), Mon (6 & 10pm)
April 2–May 18: The Fire Flies
(Photography & Video Exhibition)
Julie Meneret Contemporary Art
133 Orchard Street (be. Rivington & Delancey St.)

juliemeneret.com

Free, reservation required: (212) 477-5269


DANSE: A French-American Festival of Performance & Ideas

 

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive.
Sign in or register to post comments.
more events
1/3
ONGOING EVENTS
event

Kader Attia's 'Ghardaïa' featured at the Guggenheim

Apr 29 - Oct 5, 2016
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 5th Avenue
New York, NY
event

Collection #2 "Human | Nature" at Chamber New York

May 19 - Oct 6, 2016
Chamber
515 W. 23rd Street
New York, NY 10011
event

Hubert Robert, 1733–1808

June 26 - October 2, 2016
The National Gallery of Art
6th St. and Constitution Ave. NW
Constitution Ave NW
Washington, DC 20565
event

Seuls en Scène 2016: Princeton University's French Theater Festival

Sept 22 - Oct 5, 2016
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
08544
event

Anne Nguyen at Crossing the Line Festival 2016

Sept 23 - Oct 1, 2016
Multiple locations and Gibney Dance - Agnès Varis Center for the Performing Arts
280 Broadway
New York, NY 10007
event

No Limits: Zao Wou-Ki at Asia Society

Sept 9, 2016 - Jan 8, 2017
Asia Society
725 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10021
event

Proust's Muse, The Countess Greffulhe at the Fashion Institute of Technology

Sept 23, 2016 - Jan 7, 2017
Fashion Institute of Technology
227 W 27th St
New York, NY 10001
event

Dubuffet Drawings, 1935–1962 at the Morgan Library

Sept 30, 2016 - Jan 2, 2017
The Morgan Library
225 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
event

Take Me (I'm Yours) at the Jewish Museum

Sept 16, 2016 - Feb 5, 2017
The Jewish Museum
1109 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10128
event

Deux Côtés / Two Sides at Theodore:Art

Sept 9 - Oct 16, 2016
Theodore:Art
56 Bogart St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
event

Nicola L and The New Millennium at Elga Wimmer PCC

Sept 15 - Oct 15, 2016
Elga Wimmer PCC
526 West 26th
New York, 10001

event

Daniel Buren's Origin of Stripes: Paintings from 1965-1966 at Nahmad Contemporary

Sept 15 - Oct 22, 2016
Nahmad Contemporary
980 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10075
1/3
recomended for you
event

'Opus 14' by Kader Attou at the New York City Center

Sept 30 - Oct 1, 2016
New York City Center
131 W 55th Street
New York, NY 10019
event

ICP Museum Opens With 'Public, Private, Secret'

Jun 23, 2016 – Jan 08, 2017
ICP Museum
250 Bowery
New York, NY 10012
event

Demisch Danant to Inaugurate New Gallery with 'made in France'

Sep 17 – Oct 29, 2016
Demisch Danant Gallery
30 West 12th Street,
New York NY 10011
event

'Watteau's Soldiers' at The Frick Collection

Jul 12 - Oct 2, 2016
The Frick Collection
1 East 70th St
New York, NY 10021