Performances

"IT FEELS LIKE A NEW ERA. LIKE THE ARTISTS WE CHAMPION, WE MUST CONTINUE TO EXPERIMENT AND INNOVATE." Read all about our new direction this year in our 14/15 Season Curators Note by OtB Artistic Director Lane Czaplinski.

Scroll through our PERFORMANCE CALENDAR to get your tickets to upcoming performances, check out our 14/15 Season Brochure online, or read more about the many BONUS PROGRAMS we have here at OtB. Projects in our season are curated by OtB's artistic director, 1-2 years prior to being seen in Seattle.

COMING UP NEXT:
SEASON OPENING EVENT! Gob Squad | Super Night Shot | Sep 6, 2014
Antoine Defoort and Halory Goerger | Germinal | Sep 25 - 28, 2014

AT A GLANCE:
Antoine Defoort and Halory Goerger | Germinal | Sep 25 - 28, 2014
Murphy/Lachow Company | The Man Who Can Forget Anything | Oct 9 - 12, 2014
Amy O'Neal | Opposing Forces | Oct 23 - 26, 2014
Tere O'Connor | BLEED, Poem & Secret Mary | Nov 20 - 22, 2014
Ahamefule Oluo | Now I'm Fine | Dec 4 - 7, 2014
Frank Boyd | The Holler Sessions | Jan 8 - 11 (Week 1 ) and Jan 15 - 18, 2015 (Week 2)
Mariano Pensotti | Cineastas | Jan 29 - Feb 1, 2015
BANG ON A CAN MARATHON |  Feb 15, 2015
Richard Maxwell | The Evening | Feb 19 - 22 
Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion | When The Wolves Came In | Mar 4 - 5, 2015
Kate Wallich/The YC | Splurge Land | Apr 2 - 5, 2015
Complex Movements | Beware of the Dandelions | Apr 16 - 19 (Week 1) and May 7 - 10 (Week 2)
NW New Works Festival | Jun 5 - 7 & 12 - 14, 2015

SEASON-LONG:
Michelle Ellsworth | CLYTIGATION #1, #2, #3 & #4
Erin Jorgensen | Six
OPEN STUDIO


THE WHOLE ENCHILADA:

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Antoine Defoort & Halory GoergerGerminal

Sep 25 - Sep 27, Sep 28

*PLEASE NOTE 5PM START TIME SUN, SEP 28.

If we had the opportunity to start from scratch, even in a space of 8 meters by 10 meters, how would we do it?

How serious is the entirety of human civilization?...

Photo by Eric Maas

Murphy/Lachow CompanyThe Man Who Can Forget Anything

Oct 9 - Oct 11, Oct 12

*PLEASE NOTE 5PM START TIME SUN, OCT 12.

 Two of the co-creators of legendary Seattle ensemble Run/Remain return to OtB with a next-generation familial mash-up of film, music, theater, and dance....

Photo by Gabriel Bienozycki

Amy O'NealOpposing Forces

Oct 23 - Oct 25, Oct 26

*PLEASE NOTE 5PM START TIME SUN, OCT 26.

Breakdancing, live beats, hip hop, and gender roles: five B-boys from different generations and cultures come together in curiosity, strength, vulnerability, and...

Photo by Paula Court

Tere O'ConnorBLEED, poem & Secret Mary

Nov 20 - Nov 22

Experience three of American choreographer Tere O'Connors works over three evenings. BLEED (Thu & Fri) collapses three dance pieces into one singular masterpiece of movement; while ...

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Ahamefule OluoNow I'm Fine

Dec 4 - Dec 6, Dec 7

*PLEASE NOTE 5PM START TIME SUN, DEC 7.

 "...a master storyteller who has somehow managed to cram approximately 56 tragic, awkward, hilarious, blistering lifetimes into his 30-odd years."...

Photo by Frank Boyd

Frank BoydThe Holler Sessions | week 1 | created & produced in partnership with The Team

Jan 8 - Jan 10, Jan 11

*PLEASE NOTE 5PM START TIME SUN, JAN 11.
*Tickets available only through subscription purchase at this time.*

The Holler Sessions is a theatrical performances taged as a live radio show dedicated to inspiring...

Photo by Frank Boyd

Frank BoydThe Holler Sessions | week 2 | created & produced in partnership with The Team

Jan 15 - Jan 17, Jan 18

*PLEASE NOTE 5PM START TIME SUN, JAN 18.
*Tickets available only through subscription purchase at this time.*

The Holler Sessions is a theatrical performances taged as a live radio show dedicated to...

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Mariano PensottiCineastas

Jan 29 - Jan 31, Feb 1

*PLEASE NOTE 5PM START TIME SUN, FEB 1.

 "Do our fictions reflect the world, or is the world a distorted projection of our fictions?"
- Mariano Pensotti

Love, money, family, work...

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Bang on a Can All-StarsBang on a Can Marathon

Feb 15

The Bang on a Can Marathon is a co-presentation with Seattle Theatre Group and will take place at The Moore Theatre. Discounts available for OtB subscribers.

"Imagine Lollapalooza advised by the ghost of John Cage...

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Richard Maxwell | New York City PlayersThe Evening

Feb 19 - Feb 21, Feb 22

*PLEASE NOTE 5PM START TIME SUN, FEB 22.

"Richard Maxwell looks at the world with x-ray eyes."
- The New Yorker

NYC’s king of downtown experimental theater draws on the epics of Dante’...