Programs

2013 Winter/Spring Season

 
 
Jan 17—Jun 26, 2013
 
 
 
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BAM’s Winter/Spring Season showcases artists and companies that define excellence in international theater, dance, music, and opera today—and embody BAM’s mission to be the home for adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas. Programs include many US and world premiere performances. The Winter/Spring Season also includes the beloved annual DanceAfrica celebration, BAMcafé Live, artist talks, visual art exhibitions, literary events, cinema programming, and much more.

Read more about past Winter/Spring seasons.


Winter/Spring Season Sponsor
Bloomberg Logo
BAM 2013 Theater Sponsor
Bank of America logo
 
Music
Music
Crossing Brooklyn Ferry
 
The Roots, Solange, and TV on the Radio headline this year’s Crossing Brooklyn Ferry.
Apr 25—Apr 27, 2013
 
 
Talks
Talks
Iconic Artist Talks
Sat, Feb 2 at 5pm
BAM Fisher (Fishman Space)
Sun, Apr 21 at 11am
BAM Fisher (Fishman Space)
Talks
Artist Talks
Sat, Feb 16 at 12pm
BAM Fisher (Fishman Space)
Thu, Mar 7 at 7pm
BAM Fisher (Fishman Space)
Tue, Apr 30 at 6:30pm
Bruno Walter Auditorium, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, 40 Lincoln Center Plaza (Manhattan)
Wed, May 1 at 7pm
BAMcafé
Workshops
Master Classes
Sat, Jan 26
Mark Morris Dance Center
Wed, Feb 20
BAM Fisher (Fishman Space)
Sat, May 4
Mark Morris Dance Center
Talks
Special Event
Mar 21—23
BAM Fisher Rooftop Terrace
Talks
Post-Show Artist Talks
The Suit
Fri, Jan 18
The Legend of Apsara Mera
Fri, May 3
Workshops
Backstage Seminar
Thursdays, Apr 4—May 2
PAST EVENTS
Theater
The Suit
 

The renowned Peter Brook directs this tale of simmering resentment and tragedy.

Jan 17—Feb 2, 2013
US Premiere
 
 
Theater
The Laramie Project Cycle
 

The aftermath of tragedy is the centerpiece of this double bill from director Moisés Kaufman.

Feb 12—Feb 24, 2013
 
 
Theater
Julius Caesar
 

The Royal Shakespeare Company presents a new twist on Shakespeare’s political thriller.

Apr 10—Apr 28, 2013
 
 
Theater
The Master Builder
 

Andrei Belgrader and John Turturro reunite for Ibsen’s play about mortality and ambition.

May 12—Jun 9, 2013
 
 
Dance
Trisha Brown Dance Company
 

Choreographer Trisha Brown returns to BAM with a program featuring two New York premieres.

Jan 30—Feb 2, 2013
 
 
Dance
The Legend of Apsara Mera
 

The Royal Ballet of Cambodia brings this breathtaking work to BAM. 

May 2—May 4, 2013
 
 
Dance
DanceAfrica 2013
 

The nation’s largest African dance festival welcomes Umkhathi Theatre Works from Zimbabwe.

May 17—May 27, 2013
 
 
Music
Mic Check
 

BAM brings together rappers and traditional musicians from North Africa and the Middle East.

Sat, Mar 9, 2013
World Premiere
 
 
Music
Planetarium
 

Sufjan Stevens, Bryce Dessner, and Nico Muhly present songs inspired by our solar system.

Mar 21—Mar 24, 2013
US Premiere
 
 
Music
Kate’s Kids
 

Rufus Wainwright and Martha Wainwright celebrate the rich career of their late mother.

Wed, Jun 26, 2013
Benefit Concert
 
 
Opera
New York City Opera's Powder Her Face
 

Thomas Adès’ 1995 chamber opera explores the intersection of gender, politics, and power.

Feb 15—Feb 23, 2013
 
 
Opera
New York City Opera's The Turn of the Screw
 

New York City Opera presents Benjamin Britten’s 1954 opera based on a story by Henry James.

Feb 24—Mar 2, 2013
 
 
Opera
David et Jonathas
 

Conductor William Christie returns to BAM with this rarely staged French Baroque gem.

Apr 17—Apr 21, 2013
 
 
Opera
Le Jardin de Monsieur Rameau
 

Vocal ensemble Le Jardin des Voix presents a concert of music by Jean-Philippe Rameau.

Fri, Apr 19, 2013
 
 
Literary
Poetry 2013: Game Changers
 

BAM showcases the world of spoken word in a dynamic, multicultural program.

Mar 15—Mar 16, 2013
 
 
Film
Sing Me The Songs That Say I Love You
 

BAM screens this hybrid documentary and concert film in tribute to Kate McGarrigle.

Tue, Jun 25, 2013
Benefit Screening