WINTER MESSAROUND

On THURSDAY FEBRUARY 15th we will come together for the FOURTH seasonal messaround – completing one full cycle! It is the day after Valentines day and in the spirit of setting dates, sweaty hands, and empathetic connection — let’s MESSAROUND (you know what’s better than a date with one? A date with 70). We will gather at SIXTH STREET CENTER …

MESSAROUND: an origin story

I didn’t want to ask for permission anymore to share the work I was creating.  I didn’t want to have to present a finished idea to start receiving feedback. I wanted to go, to be messy, to start sharing now, to listen and to learn from the people who I felt the work was for. “If you want to build empathetic …

She.

Not able to see beauty in the mirror, trapped in scrutiny, she looks and sees nothing. Fluorescent lies to blind, criticisms pushed behind plastic eyes, she tries to hide the natural response. Because what she sees is not like the stuff she sees in magazines – flawless, serene and a man by their side. [sigh] “Why have I not found …

FALL MESSAROUND

WHAT: fall messaround is the 3rd (wowza!) in our seasonal series  WHEN: November 9th 7pm-10pm  WHERE: MX gallery, 167 Canal St.  Fall is a reflective season, an ending and a new beginning as we leave the heat, the play, the freedom of summer and turn more inward. It is a moment to look at how far we’ve come from last autumn, …

cullen+them adult workshops

This October the company will be kicking off a series of monthly workshops based off of the technique Hannah Cullen has been devising with cullen+them. Workshops will include principles of the movement/speech technique, guided improvisation, writing, partnering and group discussion. The goal of the adult workshops is to heighten our awareness of our bodies in relation to others in the …

SUMMER MESSAROUND

SUMMER MESSAROUND comin’ in HOT!  Join us for our second seasonal messaround – summer edition. Live gathering, live music, live performance, mingling, talking, sweating, dancing, learning, etc. etc. …you know the drill… (or if you don’t, you’ll soon find out). WHEN: AUGUST 10th @ 7pm  WHERE: BROOKYLN CYC, 55 Anchorage Place Buy Tickets Here $15  ($10 for kids) – refreshments included …

Theater of the Resist

cullen+them will be performing on Saturday June 24th in a summer series hosted by MetLiveArts called Theater of the Resist. We will be performing an excerpt of our current work in process titled Evidently, we were not listening. About the series: “MetLiveArts in collaboration with media and culture writer Kali Holloway presents an eight-week summer series of edgy, timely, and …

Summer Youth Intensive

cullen+them will host a week-long summer intensive for young people that includes movement technique, composition, improvisation, writing, and field trips! Participants will engage in an exciting creative process exploring a specific topic to be announced Spring 2018. The week will culminate in a performance that they choreograph collaboratively. We will be using the chosen topic as an entry point into group discussion, …

SPRING MESSAROUND GALLERY

SPRING MESSAROUND WAS  A BLAST! We can’t wait to get messy again with you in August. Stay tuned for the announcement of our Summer MESSAROUND date and location. There will be new performance, new music, and the same great energy.