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HERE Featured in WSN Highlighter

  • Posted by Alison Durkee

Check out this write up of HERE, "a not-just-performance space that fosters new and experimental artists of all kinds," in Washington Square News, Highlighter.

Basil Twist Becomes a MacArthur Genius!

  • Posted by Alison Durkee

Congratulations to Basil Twist, Artistic Director of our Dream Music Puppetry Program, on being awarded a MacArthur Fellowship for his achievements in puppetry!


  • Posted by Alison Durkee

Our 2016 CULTUREMART Festival ran from March 2-12, 2016, featuring 11 workshop performances by our HERE Resident Artists. Click HERE to see photos of their work at this year's Festival.

Photos by Benjamin Heller

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Take a look back with us at our 2015/2016 season

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Click to see photos of IDIOT by Robert Lyons and Kristin Marting, which ran from April 28-May 21.

Photo credit Carl Skutsch


  • Jun 4 — Jun 25

SEEN / BY EVERYONE is a mashup of the uniquely 21st century experience of mourning and moving on in the digital age.


  • May 5 — Jul 2

Sprechgesang explores an in-between language of the material and the musical in a collection of works for a sculptural opera.

HERE Membership

  • Sep 1 — Nov 30

Why not pledge your allegiance to your favorite OFF-OFF place to see art and save some cash while you’re at it? Our OFF-OFFten Club is an opportunity for you culture-lovers to get your fix!

PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/Now

Co-produced with Beth Morrison Projects, PROTOTYPE is the premier global festival of daring opera-theatre and music-theatre in New York City. Having just closed its fourth season this January, PROTOTYPE brought 39 packed houses of 7 productions to over 7,500 audience members at 6 venues all over New York City. David Allen of The New York Timesstated, “This vibrant festival becomes more central to the future of opera with every passing year." Click here to subscribe to the PROTOTYPE mailing list and be among the first to hear what's coming in 2017!

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Taylor Mac Becomes HERE’s Resident Playwright!

  • April 11, 2016

Big news friends! The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and HowlRound just announced that grants totaling $5,588,000 have been awarded to support residencies for playwrights at 18 theaters across the US through the National Playwright Residency Program (NPRP), and HERE has been honored with one of these prestigious grants to engage TAYLOR MAC as a Resident Playwright.

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