Journal

Things to do this weekend Oct 6, 2010

Here's a quick roundup of the activities that are happening this weekend around b.c, janvier 1545, fontainebleau.:

FRIDAY
Q&A post-show
- Hear Christian speak about the performance and respond to any questions you may have. Check out this interview with Amy O'Neal to hear how charming he is.

Categories: 

Read More

"French Iconoclast Christian Rizzo on Clubbing, Non-Dance, and Basketball Shoes" - The Stranger interviews Christian Rizzo Oct 6, 2010

"Christian Rizzo gives people fits. Last week, an argument erupted in a Seattle restaurant at the mere mention of his name. "Oh my God, he's the worst!" one of the arguers shouted, going on to describe Rizzo as the epitome of vapid, pretentious, navel-gazing performance art. Another argued that Rizzo's performance is a ritual, a type of secular sacrament, slow but transcendent. Two people nearby joined the conversation, and a fifth, who had been sitting at the bar, wandered over to participate. The performance they were fighting over happened four years ago."

Read More

Audition for 12 Minutes Max and perform on Halloween Oct 6, 2010

diamanda galas

It’s true – the next edition of 12 Minutes Max, curated by Holly Arsenault and Sean M. Johnson, is happening on Halloween. Email Sean Ryan to get in for this weekend’s auditions!

Read More

"Welcome to the world of Christian Rizzo" - The SunBreak previews b.c, janiver 1545, fontainebleau. Oct 5, 2010

Jeremy Barker of The SunBreak had the chance to sit down with Christian Rizzo when he was in NYC performing at The Kitchen. Read it to hear about when Rizzo first met Julie Guibert, the discover of the ubiquitous bunny mask, the visual arts root of the production and the mystery behind the piece.

Read More

Note from NYC about Christian Rizzo's b.c, janvier 1545, fontainebleau. Oct 4, 2010

One of OtB's colleagues received this note from Tanya Marquardt, a Vancouver BC based dancer/choreographer, after she had just finished watching Christian Rizzo's b.c, janvier 1545, fontainebleau.. in NYC. Read on for her comments about the performance.

Categories: 

Read More

Culturebot reviews b.c,...: "Guibert moves like pretty much no one I’ve ever seen" Oct 1, 2010

Culturebot, the NYC-based online magazine covering all things contemporary art, reviews Christian Rizzo's b.c, janvier 1545. fontainebleau.:

Categories: 

Read More

Portrait of a happy subscriber Oct 1, 2010

Subscriber Matthew Echert

Subscriber Matthew Echert posted the above picture to facebook this morning with the following caption:
"I love getting my On the Boards subscription in the mail! It's about as tall as I am and almost as awesome."

Read More

"like watching the controlled explosion of a nuclear power plant" Oct 1, 2010

Christian Rizzo arrived in the US for his NYC performance at The Kitchen earlier this week and previews have been starting to appear on both coasts. Here's what we've seen so far:

Categories: 

Read More

Pages

Archive