Opening Festival 2008

October 3 – 19, 2008

In celebration of the grand opening of the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center we invite you to enjoy three weekends of world-class artistic performances and workshops, premieres of EMPAC-commissioned artworks, presentations of research at the frontiers of science, and social events ranging from black-tie elegant to come-as-you-are eclectic.

Opening Festival, October 3–19, 2008

Artists

  • Albany Symphony Orchestra
  • Billy Cowie
  • Cecil Taylor
  • DANCE MOViES Commissions
  • dumb type
  • Ensemble Robot
  • Fieldwork
  • Gamelan Galak Tika
  • International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE)
  • Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra
  • Madlib
  • Pauline Oliveros
  • Per Tengstrand
  • Richard Siegal
  • Robert Normandeau
  • The Wooster Group
  • Verdensteatret
  • Vox Vocal Ensemble
  • Workspace Unlimited
  • Wynton Marsalis
FESTIVAL SCHEDULE