August 19 and 21, 2015 – Ingun Bjørnsgaard Prosjekt at Battery Dance Festival and Schimel Center for the Arts, New York City

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August 19 and 21, 2015 – Ingun Bjørnsgaard Prosjekt at Battery Dance Festival and Schimel Center for the Arts, New York City

We are happy to announce the American debut of our colleague the Norwegian choreographer Ingun Bjørnsgaard’s with her new piece Praeambulum, a work for seven dancers in York City’s Schimmel Center for the Arts, August 21st and a shorter version outdoors in Battery Park August 19th. Praeambulum is structured around introductions and preludes on various ...

June 9 – 20, 2015 – FuturePerfect in Japan

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June 9 – 20, 2015 – FuturePerfect in Japan

Under the auspices of Norwegian international touring company winter guests/Alan Lucien Øyen, New York-based FuturePerfect team members – producer Wayne Ashley and MIT inventor/artist Andy Cavatorta – spent ten days in Tokyo and the island of Tokushima in preparation for a new project titled Simulacrum. Simulacrum weaves together the real and fictional journeys, histories and ...

January 9,10 2015 – FuturePerfect Organizes Norway Now – Performing Arts from the Northern Latitudes

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January 9,10 2015 – FuturePerfect Organizes Norway Now – Performing Arts from the Northern Latitudes

Since 2012 FuturePerfect has been working with Performing Arts Hub Norway and the Royal Norwegian Consulate General to help strategize, organize, and implement a long-term strategy for intensifying and expanding opportunities for Norwegian performing arts in North America. On January 10th we presented the 3rd convening at the beautiful Scandinavian House, featuring 23 Norwegian artists ...

June 11-21, 2014 – FuturePerfect in Denmark for Nordic Performing Arts Days

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June 11-21, 2014 – FuturePerfect in Denmark for Nordic Performing Arts Days

This past June, FuturePerfect’s Executive Producer Wayne Ashley traveled to three cities in Denmark – Aarhus, Odense, and Copenhagen – to gather information about the current conditions of contemporary performance among a cross section of artists and organizations from Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Finland and Iceland. The event, curated and organized by Susanne Danig, director of ...

July 7, 2014 – FuturePerfect Productions Moves to DUMBO, Brooklyn’s Incubator Space for Creative and Technical Startups

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July 7, 2014 – FuturePerfect Productions Moves to DUMBO, Brooklyn’s Incubator Space for Creative and Technical Startups

We are pleased to announce that FuturePerfect Productions has a new home located in Dumbo at 20 Jay Street, an incubator space for creative and technical firms in Brooklyn, New York. This is an exciting move that will give us access to an entirely different network, expertise, and collaborations. The building is home to a ...

June 4, 2014 — FuturePerfect Welcomes Between Music, a Musical Ensemble from Denmark

Posted by on Jun 4, 2014 in News

For the next several months FuturePerfect will be working with the Danish music ensemble Between Music in a multi-phase effort to locate new residencies, opportunities for presentation, potential EU funding, and artistic and financial partners for the company’s latest work AquaSonic. The evening-length performance is an underwater concert using instruments developed in close collaboration with ...

January 13, 2014 — FuturePerfect, Fusebox Festival and Comédie de Caen in Residence at University of Texas at Austin

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January 13, 2014 — FuturePerfect, Fusebox Festival and Comédie de Caen in Residence at University of Texas at Austin

French dramatic center Comédie de Caen and New York production company FuturePerfect, in association with the University of Texas at Austin’s Departments of Digital Arts and Media Bridging Disciplines, Integrated Media with Live Performance, and Fusebox Festival, collaborated in a two-week residence at UTA. Together, the teams developed, tested, and implemented an animation system for ...

Special Convening: Norway Now — Performing Arts from the Northern Latitudes

Posted by on Jan 16, 2014 in News
Special Convening: Norway Now — Performing Arts from the Northern Latitudes

On January 12, 2014, Performing Arts Hub Norway, together with FuturePerfect, and the Royal Norwegian Consulate host a special convening of American producers, presenters, and directors, together with some of the most important performing artists in the independent Norwegian Performing Arts scene. Invited speakers — working in and between dance, theater, visual art, film and ...