JANUARY 2015

DOGUGAESHI
LONDON

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Twist’s Dogugaeshi makes its UK debut with the venerable London Mime Festival at The Barbican.

January 28 - 31

“Puppeteer Basil Twist loves the old-fashioned business of raising the curtain...in Dogugaeshi he
takes the act to new heights.” - Washington Post

“Tantalizing…it will come to you as far as you let it in.” - The New York Times

“An artist of wild imagination and singular poetic vision, puppeteer Basil Twist creates absorbing
works that connect classic stories with profound music and mesmerizing visuals."

For tickets and further info on these performance dates: curtain times vary
MIME LONDON HERE
 

 

MARCH 2015

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Thursday March 5th, 2015
6:30 pm ‐ 7:30 pm

Mohr Visiting Artist Basil Twist will lead a discussion inspired by this outstanding collection of 20th
century American Art that highlights the abstraction he has developed and created in his own works
on stage

Denning Family Resource Center, The Anderson Collection at Stanford University
314 Lomita Drive
Stanford, CA 94305

STANFORD UNIVERSITY HERE

 

MAY 2015

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Twist’s Dogugaeshi makes its French debut with two adventurous festivals.

May 5-12 & May 14-28

“Puppeteer Basil Twist loves the old-fashioned business of raising the curtain...in Dogugaeshi he takes
the act to new heights.” - Washington Post

“Tantalizing…it will come to you as far as you let it in.” - The New York Times

“An artist of wild imagination and singular poetic vision, puppeteer Basil Twist creates absorbing works
that connect classic stories with profound music and mesmerizing visuals."

For tickets and further info on these performance dates - curtain times vary
Passages Festival HERE
La 8e édition de la Biennale internationale des Arts de la Marionnette
 HERE

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This engagement is supported by Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation through USArtists International in partnership
with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.


 

OCTOBER 2015

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ABRONS ART CENTER

An October ghost story commissioned to celebrate the 2015 Abrons’ Playhouse Centennial. Sisters’ Follies: Between Two Worlds celebrates the founders of the Playhouse, Alice and Irene Lewisohn, and stars Downtown legends and Abrons favorites, Joey Arias and Julie Atlas Muz as the sisters and enduring artistic spirits of the theater. This homegrown spooktacular presents the ultimate revival, possessed by the sisters and their legacy of avant-garde performance and dance, way, way downtown, still haunting the playhouse 100 years later.

Directed and Designed by Basil Twist, Lighting Design Poe Saegusa, Costume Design Machine Dazzle, Sound Design Akey, Projection Design Daniel Brodie, Production Stage Manager Neelam Vaswani, Thomas Wilfred "Clavilux" recreation by Joshua Light Show.

Performed by Joey Arias, Julie Atlas Muz, Kate Brehm, Jessica Scott, Ashley Winkfield, Chris De Ville, Lute Breuer, Katie Melby, Jonothon Lyons, Rachael Shane and David Ojala

For tickets and more information go HERE

 

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