Director Walter Asmus was Samuel Beckett’s longtime friend and collaborator.
Ivy Baldwin is the 2014 Harkness Foundation Artist in Residence at the BAM Fisher.
Batsheva Dance Company is one of the foremost contemporary dance companies in the world.
Founded in 2008, Beijing Dance Theater is led by choreographer Wang Yuanyuan.
Big Dance Theater weaves music, text, and dance into seamless theatrical wholes.
German artist Julius von Bismarck creates work that uses math and science.
The Grammy-winning Brooklyn Youth Chorus is one of the country’s leading youth ensembles.
Bryce Dessner is a Brooklyn-based composer, guitarist, and curator.
With extensive experience in theater, film, and television, Dwan makes her BAM debut.
Early Morning Opera is an art lab specializing in technically innovative performances.
En Garde Arts is an innovative theater company headed by Anne Hamburger.
Olwen Fouéré is a leading Irish actor and artist.
Jibz Cameron (a.k.a. Dynasty Handbag) is a performance and video artist, musician, and actor.
New York-based artist Pablo Helguera is known for his socially engaged art and performance.
Ivo van Hove has been the general director Toneelgroep Amsterdam since 2001.
Grammy-nominated composer and pianist Vijay Iyer was named a MacArthur fellow in 2013.
Lars Jan is a director and media artist.
Swiss choreographer Gilles Jobin is known for his radical artistic vision.
Gabriel Kahane is an acclaimed singer-songwriter and composer.
L.A. Dance Project is an artist collective founded in 2012.
Choreographer Jessica Lang founded Jessica Lang Dance in 2011.
Benjamin Millepied is a former dancer and a choreographer and founder of L.A. Dance Project.
Ohad Naharin is one of the world’s preeminent contemporary choreographers.
Mark O’Rowe is playwright, screenwriter, and director.
Clifford Owens is a photographer and performance artist.
The Royal Court is a leading force in world theater, producing original and contemporary plays.
Zvi Sahar is an actor, director, and puppeteer and the artistic director of PuppetCinema.
Geoff Sobelle is a theater maker dedicated to the “sublime ridiculous.”
Théâtre de la Ville is one of the most important cultural landmarks in Paris.
Rufus Wainwright is one of the great male vocalists and songwriters of his generation.
Holcombe Waller is a singer, composer, and theater artist.
Martha Wilson is the founder and director of the Franklin Furnace Archive in New York.