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2014 Biennial Performances

Robert Ashley and Alex Waterman: Vidas Perfectas

Location: Whitney Museum Second Floor (Kaufman Astoria Studios Film and Video Gallery)

Vidas Perfectas is a new Spanish-language version of Robert Ashley’s ground-breaking “television opera” Perfect Lives (1983). Alex Waterman will direct Vidas Perfectas in its second production phase at the 2014 Biennial. This ambitious live performance will be filmed before a live audience.

It will also be live-streamed during performance times.

Thursday, April 17
1:30 and 4:30 pm

Friday, April 18
1:30 and 6:30 pm

Saturday, April 19
12 and 4:30 pm

Sunday, April 20
12 and 4:30 pm

$20 general admission; $16 senior citizens and students. Tickets are required, and quantities are limited. See all ticketing information.

 
Robert Ashley and Alex Waterman, performance of El Parque, Vidas Perfectas, Irondale Theater, Brooklyn, NY; December 2011. Pictured: Ned Sublette as 'R', aka Raoul de Noget. Courtesy of the artist. Photograph by Phillip Stearns.
 

Robert Ashley and Alex Waterman, performance of El Parque, Vidas Perfectas, Irondale Theater, Brooklyn, NY; December 2011. Pictured: Ned Sublette as ‘R’, aka Raoul de Noget. Courtesy of the artist. Photograph by Phillip Stearns.