Bill Shannon : Touch Update

NOV 14-17, 7:30pm

@New York Live Arts Theater

Tickets start at $15/$20

Touch Update


NYC Premiere

Bill Shannon premieres Touch Update, a new work exploring contemporary modes of digital versus interpersonal representation and physicality. Shannon combines movement, wearable projection technology, and video installation to explore the social constructions that surround disabled bodies. His Touch Update features collaborators and performers Ron Chunn, Teena Marie Custer, Cornelius Henke, Anna Thompson, and Taylor Knight.

is being created in collaboration with dancers slowdanger and Get Down Gang and VJ / Mapper Projectile Objects.The project is supported by the New England Foundation for The Arts’ National Dance Production Fund, The Heinz Endowments’ Small Arts Initiative, and the National Performance Network.

Nov 15 Stay Late Conversation
Nov 17, 1-2:30pm Reverse Engineering Workshop, $15

Nov 17, 5-6pm The Condition Arriving Lecture, $10 / $5 with ticket purchase

The Live Feed program is supported in part by by Rockefeller Brothers Fund, National Endowment for the Arts, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, and the Partners for New Performance.

About the Artist:
Bill Shannon