Bang on a Can co-founder David Lang Presents “darker” at EMPAC

Performed by Ensemble Signal with live projections by Suzanne Bocanegra TROY, NY—On Friday, April 27, at 7:30PM, the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will present Pulitzer Prize-winning composer and Bang on a Can co-founder David Lang’s orchestral work, darker. The evening-length composition will be performed by Ensemble Signal, with live…

EMPAC Announces Spring 2018 Season

Troy, NY — The Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is pleased to present its Spring 2018 season of concerts, theatrical productions, dance performances, film screenings, installations, talks, and work-in-progress presentations. View the entire calendar at empac.rpi.edu. The season kicks off on January 16 with Afrogalactica, a film-performance by Canadian artist Kapwani Kiwanga. Drawing on the Afrofuturist tradition, Kiwanga assumes the role of speculative anthropologist, mixing…