Performance
Photo from bigbendnow.com

Marfa Live Arts / 24 Hour Plays

This year will be Marfa Live Art’s 11th annual 24 Hour Plays. Each year writers and actors meet 24 hours prior to the public performance to write, block and release a new play. This year’s production will take place on August 21st through August 22nd. Friday, 8pm: volunteers meet to start creating new plays Saturday, […]

Continue Reading →
2015-07-beyond-the-box

Beyond the Box

An evening of performance with Marfa artists: David Fenster & Laura Copelin; 

Gretchen Lee Coles; 

Diamond Hymen 
with Dione Acosta, Richard Covarrubias, and Ryan Penland supported by Moritz Landgrebe.

Continue Reading →
Sounds from Untitled Skies

Sounds from Untitled Skies

Sounds From Untitled Skies is a series of eight musical landscape portraits for the stage. Each scene is based on a poem that presents a rendering of a place. These places include unmediated natural landscapes, personal and historical scenarios in the form of a vocal performance and a video installation as a backdrop. The song-cycle […]

Continue Reading →
Body Cast

Body Cast

An Artist Lecture by Suzanne Bocanegra Starring Frances McDormand Directed by Paul Lazar Lecture from 7-8pm at the theater followed by an after party at Marfa Contemporary from 8-10pm. In 2010 the curator Laurence Kardish asked me to give a lecture on my work at the Museum of Modern Art. Rather than just do a […]

Continue Reading →
10109_CHIN_open_house_P

Zoe Leonard: Spoken Word

Zoe Leonard, American photographer and artist gave a reading of vintage postcards of Niagara Falls that the artist collected from flea markets and online sales. They span more than half a century, from the early 1900s, when postcards were first accepted by the post office.

Continue Reading →
10109_CHIN_open_house_P

John Kelly in Paved Paradise Redux

John Kelly performed his celebrated Joni Mitchell tribute, Paved Paradise: The Art of Joni Mitchell.

Continue Reading →
071103_MT_pachanga_Pr2

Pachanga Variety Show

A community-wide talent show of all ages, featuring acts from across the tri-county region. Pachanga featured animal acts, barbershop quartets, singers and dancers. Prizes were awarded by local celebrity judges.

Continue Reading →
061028_MT_pachanga

Pachanga Variety Show

A community-wide talent show of all ages, featuring acts from across the tri-county region. Pachanga featured animal acts, barbershop quartets, singers and dancers. Prizes were awarded by local celebrity judges.

Continue Reading →
051015_MT_pachanga_ph2

Pachanga Variety Show

Pachanga was a community-wide talent show of all ages, featuring acts from across the tri-county region. Pachanga featured animal acts, barbershop quartets, singers and dancers. Prizes were awarded by local celebrity judges.

Continue Reading →
050519_MISD_kindergartencowboys_P

Kindergarten Cowboys

Marfa Elementary School kindergarten cowboys and cowgirls performed Texas style nursery rhymes and Texas and cowboy songs.

Continue Reading →

MENU