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

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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

 

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