Artists in a Jon Rafman work at The New Museum, March 2013. Photo courtesy of American Medium.

Chez Deep: Colin Self and Alexis Penney Performa After Hours

Fig. 19, 131 ½ Chrystie Street, between Broome and Delancey Streets MAP

Interfacing body with voice, Alexis Penney and Colin Self of drag and performance collective Chez Deep present their newest sounds and excerpts from the Chez Deep manifesto alongside a live guitarist.

Complimentary cocktails by St-Germain, 9:30pm-10:30pm. Performance, 10:30pm.


About Performa After Hours: Pulling from the rich history of Surrealist salon culture of 1930s Paris and New York’s own infamous late night scene of the ’70s and ’80s, Performa After Hours is a post-show get-together featuring a range of exciting emerging artists. Each Saturday and Sunday night audiences can join the artists, curators, and organizers of Performa 13 for drinks, conversation, performance, and dancing at downtown bar and gallery Fig. 19. Evenings includes collaborations by musicians, artists, DJs, dancers, and club hosts creating a lively program that draws on the vitality of new performance in New York and internationally.

Event Title
Date & Time
  • Sun. Nov 3, 9:30 pm
Full-throated songs by Ultra New View paired with a Butoh-inspired new dance by Denisa Musilova.
  • Sat. Nov 2, 9:30 pm
Stop by Performa After Hours for drinks and a performance by “supergroup”-HARIBO with Raul De Nieves, Jessie Stead and Nathan Whipple featuring SADAF /Jealous Orgasm.