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ANGELA DELFINI Angela Delfini in my 'hallway studio' for her clown un_mask portrait. Angela Delfini performing her 3/4 Woman show "Angela Delfini Explains it All". A work in progress performed at The Sound Dance Studio on April 18th, 21st, 22nd, 2015. Directed by John Towsen ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Continue reading...

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Every first Wednesday of the month at a Lower East side venue called THE COW a celebration of eccentric variety arts commences. RADICAL VAUDEVILLE! A cross section of NY's wildest performers come together for an evening of wonder and chaos! Some of the folks that grace the stage are as follows: Faceboy Jessica Delfino Reverend Jen Diane O'Debra Zeroboy Velocity Chyaldd Kae Burke The Love Show Eric Schmalenberger Machine Dazzle Poison Eve Jeremy X Fritz Donnelly Midnight Radio Show Rob Continue reading...

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Vaudevisuals interview with puppeteer/director/performer Kate Brehm. She talks about her original inspiration and the process of creating this new puppet/movement piece 'The Erdos Discrepancy'. Performance of the piece will take place at Dixon Place on Wed April 22nd @7:30pm More more information and to get tickets: http://dixonplace.org (From the Program) The Erdos Discrepency by imnotlost Theoretical math, abstract puppets, and a divine meditation on trust. Featuring a lone Continue reading...

Curtain Call for Nicky Land

SPRINGTIME IN NICKYLAND Dedicated to Judith Malina (1926-2015) and Julie Wilson (1924-2015) This show is curated and hosted by Nicky Paraiso Special Guest MC was Pearse Redmond The cast of character lineup for this show was terrific. Many downtown luminaries and friends.Pearse Redmond was the 'Special Guest MC' and introduced Nicky Paraiso Host Nicky Paraiso starts the show off with a zealous rendition of the song "You're A Big Girl Now". Salley May performed a new piece with a back up dance Continue reading...

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DadaDialogue On April 7th after the performance of 'Floydada' (at the site specific Merchant's Square Building in lower Manhattan), a panel of four women (Anges Berecz, Julia Buntaine, Dorothea Dietrich & Martha Wilson) sat with the audience and cast and talked about their experiences and influences with the art of Dada. Presented by Peculiar Works Project. For more information on the play go here. http://bit.ly/1Jwk42u Continue reading...

Ward Hall biography by Tim O'Brien

WARD HALL - The Official Biography by Tim O'Brien I attended the 'launch party' for this book at the 'Morbid Anatomy Museum'. I ask Tim if he would be so kind to share some of the wonderful text with my readers. He agreed! Ward Hall -- King of the Sideshow "Ward Hall - King of the Sideshow!" is the first-ever biography of the man who has helped shape the American Circus Sideshow into what it has become today. Ward has worked with monkey girls, half-people, fat men, sword swallowers, fire eaters, Continue reading...

Ping Chong discusses his work.

Coffeehouse Chronicles #124 was presented on March 14th, 2015. A 'free', interactive, educational series exploring the history and development of Off-Off Broadway from its inception within the Village 'coffeehouse theatres' of the 1960's through today. Part artist portrait, part history lesson, part community forum. The curator Michael Gamily opened the evening with comments followed by an interview with Ping Chong by Victoria Abrash. Moderator Victoria Abrash interviews theater artist Ping Chong. During Continue reading...

Edward Einhorn talks about Money Lab

Vaudevisuals interviewed Edward Einhorn who conceived and curated the MONEY LAB. Opening at HERE Arts Center at 145 6th Avenue, NYC It is described as 'an economic vaudeville, a multi-disciplinary experiment to discover whether economic ideas can be represented through performance.' In this interview Edward talks about the Money Lab and the many aspects of the project/performances. For more information on the MONEY LAB go here: MONEY LAB - March 20 - April 11 Tickets $20, plus a required Continue reading...

Vaudevisuals Interview with Jonathan Fluck

ALL GONE WEST: a play in two acts Vaudevisuals Interview with director Jonathan Fluck. All Gone West is the latest play from John Attanas & Jonathan Fluck. It’s New York in the ‘50s. Jazz. Sex. Booze. Drugs. Life Jonathan talks about working on the play. Cast includes: Kristen Booth, Anthony Bosco, Kristen French, Joseph Robinson, Glen Williamson. Musicans include: Henry Vaughn - Drums Grady Tesch - Vibraphonist Joe Wagner - Saxophone Christina Watanabe - Lighting Continue reading...

Captain Ureck (C. H. Ureck) toured with Barnum & Bailey's during the 1890's and was listed at 7 feet 11.5 inches tall. During his exhibition days he was claimed to be from Austria, Hungary, Germany (Hanover) and the U.S. (Colorado). ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Continue reading...