Performing Arts

Arif Lohar

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A venerable theatrical tradition comes to New York this weekend.
Master cellist performs exclusively for ASHK.
Demonstrations and discussion on the field today.
Shahram Nazeri, dubbed "the Persian nightingale," will perform at Asia Society Texas Center’s annual gala on April 12.
Free two-day public festival April 14-15.
Li Cunxin, "Mao's Last Dancer," recounts his extraordinary story prior to the launch of a new film based on his life.
In Houston, a program of Indian classical music unfolds beneath Mark Rothko's paintings.
Does the ethnic lens add or limit? Prolific Vietnamese Americans share their insights.
Religious epic theatre, ta'ziyeh or shabih, continues to be performed in areas of the Middle East with large Shi'a populations.
The dancer and artistic director of Dance, Spirit of Cambodia talks about his work and Cambodia's performing arts.

Upcoming Events

  • Special Event
     /  New York
    27 Mar 2018
    7:00pm - 8:15pm
    Shen Wei, the acclaimed choreographer, painter, and founder of Shen Wei Dance Arts, reveals his artistic inspirations and working processes as a multi-media artist in a far-reaching dialogue on Buddhism, childhood memories, explorations of dreamscapes, and his journeys to Tibet.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    14 Apr 2018
    7:30pm - 8:30pm
    Premiere performances of an Asia Society commission created by Samita Sinha, Dean Moss, and Cenk Ergün inspired by the myth of the Hindu goddess Sati and the idea of dark matter.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    15 Apr 2018
    6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Premiere performances of an Asia Society commission created by Samita Sinha, Dean Moss, and Cenk Ergün inspired by the myth of the Hindu goddess Sati and the idea of dark matter.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    16 Apr 2018
    6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Premiere performances of an Asia Society commission created by Samita Sinha, Dean Moss, and Cenk Ergün inspired by the myth of the Hindu goddess Sati and the idea of dark matter.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    19 Apr 2018
    7:30pm - 8:30pm
    Premiere performances of an Asia Society commission created by Samita Sinha, Dean Moss, and Cenk Ergün inspired by the myth of the Hindu goddess Sati and the idea of dark matter.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    21 Apr 2018
    7:30pm - 8:30pm
    Premiere performances of an Asia Society commission created by Samita Sinha, Dean Moss, and Cenk Ergün inspired by the myth of the Hindu goddess Sati and the idea of dark matter.
  • Performance
     /  New York
    22 Apr 2018
    6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Premiere performances of an Asia Society commission created by Samita Sinha, Dean Moss, and Cenk Ergün inspired by the myth of the Hindu goddess Sati and the idea of dark matter.