NEARLY STATIONARY

Rashaun Mitchell + Silas Riener

May 14 - June 5, 2022


Conceived and designed by Barbara Kilpatrick
Choreography by Rashaun Mitchell + Silas Riener
Music by John Cage: String Quartet in Four Parts (1950)

Running time: Approx. 30mins

“two supremely talented men…” – Brian Seibert, New York Times

Conceived and designed by Barbara Kilpatrick, Nearly Stationary is a new interdisciplinary work commissioned by Hudson Hall in collaboration with dance artists Rashaun Mitchell + Silas Riener. The dancers will perform new choreography amid, and in dialogue with, Kilpatrick’s costume installation. Live musicians will perform John Cage’s meditative String Quartet in Four Parts, whose third part provides the title for the entire work.

The Four Parts Quartet:

Zoë Auerbach, violin
Lana Auerbach, violin
Devin Cowan, viola
Cordelia Mutter, cello

May 14: Premiere, special gala performance
May 21, 22, 28, 29; at 3pm and 5pm
June 4 at 5pm and 7pm
June 5 at 3pm and 5pm

Tickets: $15


Commissioned by Hudson Hall
Licensed by arrangement with C. F. Peters Corporation, New York

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  • Hudson Hall’s programming is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of the Governor and the New York Legislature.