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Pete McCabe

Pete McCabe in front of HERE Arts Center, photo by Carl Skutch
Pete McCabe in front of HERE Arts Center, photo by Carl Skutch

Pete Mccabe is a writer, playwright, producer, director, and actor. He is the author of the play "In the Company of Trees" and is the dramaturg for the HERE Arts Center.

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HERE Arts Center

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HERE Arts Center is a New York City based off-off broadway presenting house, founded in 1993, with two stages specializing in hybrid performance, dance, theater, multi-media and puppetry.

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Multifaceted duo Amelia Zirin-Brown and Rob Roth team up to create the second episode of their tryptic for the Female Lead series. This award winning spectacle asks us how temptation leads to the fall from grace.

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Matt Marks & Paul Peers, Mata Hari

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HERE Arts Center

Composer Matt Marks and director and librettist Paul Peers discuss their interdisciplinary opera-theater piece inspired by the salacious life story of Mata Hari, the exotic dancer who was executed for espionage during World War I.

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Jessica Scott, Ship of Fools

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HERE Arts Center

How do women and madness relate? Jessica Scott sets out to find the answers in her latest project Ship of Fools, in which she also talks about her life as a puppeteer, famous female madness, and the background of "fetishistic" idols.

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The collaborative duo of composer Mohammed Fairouz and writer/poet/critic Wayne Koestenbaum join Pete McCabe to discuss their musical influences and play samples from their provocative and engaging June 2013 theatrical song cycle Pierrot Lunaire.

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Joseph Silovsky, Puppets 2.0

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HERE Arts Center

Host Pete McCabe interviews puppeteer Joseph Silovsky on his upcoming performance at the CULTUREMART Festival, set for Feb. 6-7, 2013. They discuss how Silovsky has seamlessly integrated technology and robotics into storytelling with puppets.

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Prototype Festival: 33 1/3, Bluebeard

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HERE Arts Center

Peter McCabe interviews 2/3s of 33 1/3 Collective, of the Netherlands about their investigation into simulated environments, atmospheres, and theater. Their hyper-media performance based on Bluebeard is at 3LD in NYC from January 10-13, 2013.

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Prototype Festival, Sumeida's Song

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HERE Arts Center

A discussion of a new Arab-American opera with composer Mohammed Fairouz and conductor Steven Osgood. Their project follows a story adapted from the famous play Song of Death by Tawiq El-Hakim. The work appears at HERE Arts Center in January 2013.

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Culture Mart 2012: Soomi Kim

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HERE Arts Center

Pete McCabe hosts multi dimensional performer Soomi Kim. Kim discusses some of her previous work that includes Bruce Lee, the representations of Asian Americans in our culture & the 2012 project she is developing at HERE Arts Center called Chang(e).

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Kristin Marting, Kim Whitener and Beth Morrison, Artistic Director, Producing Director of HERE and Producer of Beth Morrison Projects respectively, talk with Pete McCabe about the new movement of "Chamber Opera" that is currently growing in the city.

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Pete McCabe interviews Yvan Greenberg about the new work he is developing, Genet Porno, based on Jean Genet’s 1943 novel, Our Lady of the Flowers, deemed pornographic when first published for its "explicit homosexuality and depraved criminality."

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Culture Mart: Robin Frohardt

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HERE Arts Center

Pete McCabe interviews Robin Frohardt about her work, career, and the dark and humorous puppet piece she is developing at the HERE Arts Center in 2012, The Pigeoning. It is about obsessive compulsion, pigeons and the end of the world.

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Will Bond of SITI Company, Bob

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Clocktower Interviews

Actor Will Bond, of the SITI Company, discusses his performance as Bob at New York Live Arts, Jan. 19-29, 2012. They discuss the show, the background of the company, the work of the playwright and director Robert Wilson, upon whom the show is based.

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The llibrettist and composer of a new family opera, based on the 1960 story by James Hurst about brotherhood, illness and the power of the imagination, discuss their process, the state of opera, puppets, singers, and their HERE Arts Center residency.

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Hai-Ting Chin, Science Fair

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HERE Arts Center

The opera singer, actor, and composer discusses Science Fair, her project in development during a 2011 residency at HERE Arts Center, which uses words of scientists speaking scientific language as the text then set to music by different composers.

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