Bill Chats: Wynton Marsalis
New York Live Arts Theater
May 21, 7PM
Legendary choreographer Bill T. Jones and renowned jazz master Wynton Marsalis come together to discuss some of the most intriguing questions they face as artists and leaders of important cultural institutions: Marsalis is the Managing and Artistic Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center and Jones is the artistic director of New York Live Arts. The two discuss artistic challenges, such as using tradition versus experimentation, maturing with an art form, the role of the artist today, and the challenges of being a working artist while leading an arts organization.
Bill Chats is New York Live Arts popular series featuring Bill T. Jones in dialogue with writers, scholars, visual artists and activists.