Coming to Abrons Arts Center June 6-11, 2016
Founder/curator Karen Bernard has orchestrated an eclectic program that represents highlights from the past three decades of experimental dance, improvisation, performance art, theater, new music, and interdisciplinary works. “The most elaborate festival of the unpredictable” (The New York Times), the 2016 festival will feature works by 40 innovative local, national and international artists in 13 distinct events over six days. Learn more?
Ongoing Workshop and Residency Program
LiftOff is an NDA program offering residencies and workshops in which performing artists develop the creative and business aspects of their work. The LiftOff Creative and Project Development Residencies and Workshops are facilitated by Karen Bernard, Artist and Director of New Dance Alliance and invited guests. Learn more?
Upcoming Performances & Residencies
Karen Bernard has a history of creating solo dances that challenge audiences to engage in a specific reality of everyday life issues contextualized into heightened performative experience. Her latest work, Vinyl Retro will be developed through Dance and Process at The Kitchen and culminate in performances in May, 2016. Learn more?
Affordable Studio Space Rental in NDA’s Tribeca Loft
New Dance Alliance provides subsidized rehearsal space at 182 Duane Street. NDA’s private loft space holds 40 years of inspiration and is conveniently located in the heart of Tribeca. First-time renters may be eligible for a discount. Learn more?