Calendar of Events

 

2018 EVENTS

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September 2018 US West Coast Orchestral Tour

DAE's collaborative orchestral work with Uz Jsme Doma

(upcoming) DAE & Uj Jsme Doma with The South Czech Philharmonic Orchestra will perform Degenerate Art Ensemble's Joshua Kohl collaboration with Czech rock legends Uz Jsme Doma to reimagine the band's 30 years of music as an orchestral suite.  The work premiered in Prague in 2016.


August & September 2018 GETTYSBURG, PA

Artists in Residence at the Gettysburg National Monument

(upcoming) Degenerate Art Ensemble will be artists in residence at the Gettysburg Battlefield for a month of research and public performance.  More information to follow.


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March 26-28 Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Spotlight USA Dance Festival

(upcoming) Degenerate Art Ensemble will join nine other US Dance companies in an international dance platform in Bulgaria which will be hosted within the One Dance Week Festival. More info soon!


2017 EVENTS


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November 18th 2017 1pm & 3pm, Seattle WA

Live music performance and installation at the Georgetown Steam Plant

(past) Degenerate Art Ensemble sound artist Robb Kunz presents Degenerate Art Ensemble Dub Sparkles in the Georgetown Steam Plant Gloom.


October 21st & 22nd 2017 8pm LOS ANGELES, CA

Dance and Music Performance at AUTOMATA, Los Angeles CA

(past) Degenerate Art Ensemble will perform a work in progress showing of Skeleton Flower at Automata in Los Angeles CA.  More information soon!


October 18th & 19th 2017 8pm SAN FRANCISCO, CA

Dance and Music Performance at RED POPPY ART HOUSE, San Francisco CA

(past) Degenerate Art Ensemble will perform a work in progress showing of Skeleton Flower at the Red Poppy Art House in San Francisco, CA.


September 29 & 30 2017 8pm PORTLAND, OR

Dance and Music Performance at HEADWATERS, Portland OR

(past) Degenerate Art Ensemble will perform a work in progress showing of Skeleton Flower at the Headwaters in Portland, OR in a double bill with new work by choreographer and Headwaters founder Mizu Desierto.  More information soon!


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September 23rd & 24th 2017 8pm SEATTLE, WA

Dance and Music Performance at THE GROCERY, Seattle, WA

(past) Degenerate Art Ensemble will perform a work in progress showing of Skeleton Flower at The Grocery in Seattle in a double bill with new work by choreographer and Headwaters founder Mizu Desierto.  More information soon!


August 3rd & 5th 2017, 9-11 am Seattle

DAE's Haruko Crow Nishimura teaching and performing at the Seattle Festival of Dance Improvisation (SFDI)

(past) Dancing Embodiment / HARUKO CROW NISHIMURA Investigate the subtle and extreme manifestations of our energies, discover how to work with them, follow our curiosity and find ways to go deeper into even the simplest of our movements and gestures. Saturday August 5th 9-11am at Seattle's Velocity Dancer Center's Kawasaki Studio. Drop-ins welcome ($20). There will be a performance on August 3rd at 5:30 pm along with Joe Goode, Angie Hauser and Chris Aiken at the Erickson Theater in Seattle (TICKETS are $10 at the door at the Erickson Theater 1524 Harvard Avenue).


2016 EVENTS

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December 2 2016 8pm PRAGUE, Czech Republic

Collaboration with Czech Rock legends Uz Jsme Doma

(past) Degenerate Art Ensemble's Joshua Kohl collaboration with Czech rock legends Uz Jsme Doma to reimagine the band's 30 years of music as an orchestral suite.  Kohl's orchestral compositions and arrangements explore the band's complex work and included the band as well as the voice of DAE's Crow Nishimura. Also two new arrangements of DAE songs will be featured. The work was performed with the South Bohemian Philharmonic in Prague in December of 2016.  The work will be presented in the US in the fall of 2018.


 

2015 EVENTS

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December 2 - 5 2015 8pm SEATTLE, WA

Predator Songstress at On The Boards

(past) Predator Songstress is an intensely visual, music-driven fantastical tale that traces the struggle of an anti-heroine in search of the reclamation of her stolen voice. This modern day fairy tale explores what it means to have a voice, to lose ones voice and to rediscover it with a new understanding of its power. The work is set in a world where the tools often used by the powerful to stifle and control are re-appropriated as means for individual realization.  


November 5 - 7 2015 8pm SAN FRANCISCO, CA

Predator Songstress at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

(past) Predator Songstress is an intensely visual, music-driven fantastical tale that traces the struggle of an anti-heroine in search of the reclamation of her stolen voice. This modern day fairy tale explores what it means to have a voice, to lose ones voice and to rediscover it with a new understanding of its power. The work is set in a world where the tools often used by the powerful to stifle and control are re-appropriated as means for individual realization.