Photograph: Nick Kostner
Time Out says
Posted: Fri Jun 15 2012
Jack is a brand-new arts center in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, led by artistic director Alec Duffy (Three Pianos, Shadows). The space's mission is to serve as a cultural hub in Clinton Hill, presenting cutting-edge theater, music and dance performances, expanding access to the arts, bridging audiences and educating youth. Jack was cofounded in 2012 by Duffy, Mimi Lien, Steve Leffue, Godfrey L. Simmons Jr., Nikaury Rodriguez, Prentice Onayemi, Ike Ufomadu, Amy Laird Webb, Jennifer Kidwell and Andreea Mincic. Obie Award–winning theater troupe Hoi Polloi is the resident company.
What's on at Jack
Contemporary & experimental
Magda San Millán and Chelsea Murphy perform The Vulgar Early Works, an episodic duet complete with subversive and comedic theatrical antics.
- Critics' pick
Controversial performance artist Ann Liv Young, known best, perhaps, as her alter ego, Sherry, is placed at the public's whim (rather than the reverse), in a jail cell for four-hour periods on four evenings. Audiences can come and go during the viewing...