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Robert Ashley

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Robert Ashley

Matmos photographed by Jamie Marsh

SOLD OUT! Matmos perform Robert Ashley's "Perfect Lives"

Tue 09 Dec, 2014, 7pm,
22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn

A benefit for ISSUE, acclaimed electronics duo Matmos perform scenes from Robert Ashley's groundbreaking television-opera "Perfect Lives", with opening performance by HARIBO. They present the first and final acts, “The Park”, featuring string ensemble, and “The Backyard”, both accompanied by new video work.

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'New Shorts' featuring Hotel Elefant

Sat 09 Feb, 2013, 8pm,
The Actor's Fund Arts Center, 160 Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn

Experiments in Opera has commissioned ten composers to each write a ten-minute opera to be premiered by the contemporary music ensemble Hotel Elefant. 'New Shorts' brings a diverse group of composers together to expand the boundaries of opera, including Robert Ashley, Jason Cady, Joe Diebes, Ruby Fulton, and many more.

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Vidas Perfectas: Ned Sublette, Abraham Gomez Delgado and Elisa Santiago

Robert Ashley's "Vidas Perfectas"

Ongoing Series

Robert Ashley’s Vidas Perfectas, a new Spanish-language production of his ground-breaking opera Perfect Lives (1983), will premiere at Irondale Theater in Brooklyn, directed by Alex Waterman. Starring Ned Sublette, with Elio Villafranca, Elisa Santiago, Abraham Gomez Delgado, and music produced by Peter Gordon.

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Robert Ashley's "Vidas Perfectas"

Robert Ashley’s "Vidas Perfectas"

Thu 15 Dec, 2011, 8pm - Sat 17 Dec, 2011, 8pm,
Irondale Center: 85 South Oxford St. in Fort Greene

The first performance of Robert Ashley’s Vidas Perfectas, the Spanish-language version of the ground-breaking opera Perfect Lives (1983) directed by Alex Waterman, premieres at the Irondale Theater in Brooklyn. Starring Ned Sublette with Elio Villafranca and music produced by Peter Gordon.

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Robert Ashley by Joanne Savio

Darmstadt Institute 2011

DownTown Ensemble play Robert Ashley, Jackson Mac Low + more

Thu 23 Jun, 2011, 8pm,
22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn

The DownTown Ensemble performs sound/text pieces by Robert Ashley, Daniel Goode, Richard Kostelanetz, Jackson Mac Low and Anne Tardos. Featured performers include Bill Hellermann, and downtown stalwarts Peter Zummo, Alex Waterman, Andrew Bolotowsky, and Daniel Goode. Songs by David Garland round out the evening.

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