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September 2018

Angel Olsen with Julianna Barwick

September 29 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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$30 – $50

From the low-fi, sparse folk-melancholy of her 2010 EP, Strange Cacti, to the electrified, polished rock ‘n’ roll bursting from 2016’s beloved and acclaimed My Woman, Angel Olsen has refused to succumb to a single genre, expectation, or vision. Singing her precise, often revelatory lyrics with a warbling wild voice that blends Dolly Parton and Patti Smith, Olsen swirls sun-kissed dream pop and brooding garage rock into something whole, impressionistic, and new. On the heels of a jam-packed summer of…

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October 2018

The Decemberists with Marissa Nadler

October 4 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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$45 – $55

The Decemberists explore a new sound in a MASS MoCA performance in support of their eighth studio album I’ll Be Your Girl, which will be released on March 16 on Capitol Records. The acclaimed Portland, Oregon-based band worked with producer John Congleton on the new record (St. Vincent, Lana Del Rey) and embraced influences such as Roxy Music and New Order to spark a new creative path. At the Hunter Center.

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Bonnie “Prince” Billy

October 13 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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$30 – $50

These days, he calls himself Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy. You might recognize him as Palace Brothers, or Will Oldham, or for the song of his that Johnny Cash covered. An enigma of the folk-rock world — The New Yorker calls him “one of the country’s most celebrated singer-songwriters” despite the fact that he’s never signed with a label — Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy is hard to find, easy to love, and impossible to dismiss (even if it’s been years since anyone’s had…

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Nacht und Träume

October 20 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Surrounded by the moody, moonlit paintings of The Lure of the Dark, experience the dreamworld of tenor Michael Kuhn and pianist Thomas Weaver. Performed from a bed, “Nacht und Träume” takes us on a magical, emotional journey through the moving music of 19th-century German songs composed by Schubert and Schumann and inspired by Romantic poetry. In Building 4.

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Shareef Keyes & The Groove

October 20 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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$16 – $26

This event will be “up in the club” with limited cabaret-style seating and lots of room to move. Make sure to bring your dancing feet.

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I Am a Seagull

October 27 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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$12 – $22

Immerse yourself in an eccentric community of actors and their frenzied and loving attempt to stage Chekhov’s play The Seagull in upstate NY. Playfully blending documentary and narrative, this film dissolves boundaries between audience and performer, representation and reality.

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Tune-Yards and U.S. Girls

October 30 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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$25 – $45

4AD presents the label’s first-ever tour featuring labelmates Tune-Yards and U.S. Girls who embark on a cross-country U.S. tour in support of their standout 2018 LPs. At the Hunter Center.

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November 2018

Chicago City Limits

November 3 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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$16 – $40

Audience-inspired hilarity reaches new heights with the brilliant improv of Chicago City Limits, NYC’s longest- surviving comedy revue. In a continuous run of more than 10,000 performances since opening its own theater in 1980 (after relocating from Chicago), the group has honed its social/political humor to a razor sharp edge.

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The Fall of the House of Usher

November 10 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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$16 – $30

This spellbinding stage version of Edgar Allan Poe’s masterpiece is written and directed by Arthur Yorinks and Jim Simpson and features a score by Philip Glass, adapted from the House of Usher opera that Glass and Yorinks created in 1988. The work-in- progress presentation is replete with puppets, musicians, actors, and projections — and is suggested for audiences 16 and older.

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