Abrons Arts Center

Abrons Arts Center
466 Grand St
New York,  NY 10002
212 598 0400

The Abrons Arts Center is the performing and visual arts program of Henry Street Settlement. The Abrons supports the presentation of innovative, multi-disciplinary work; cultivates artists in all stages of their creative development through educational programs, commissions, and residencies; and serves as an intersection of cultural engagement for local, national, and international audiences and arts-workers.

Each year the Abrons offers over 250 performances, 12 gallery exhibitions, 20 residencies for performing and studio artists, and 100 different classes in dance, music, theater, and visual art. The Abrons also provides New York City public schools with teaching artists, introducing more than 3,000 students to the arts.

Event Title
Date & Time
  • Fri. Nov 15, 7:00 pm
The world premiere of a film by Robin Deacon with a post-screening discussion with the filmmaker and Jay Sanders. In conjunction with the exhibition, "Rituals of Rented Island."
Free with RSVP
  • Fri. Nov 22, 6:00 pm
  • Sat. Nov 23, 5:00 pm
In a performative response to Man Ray's iconic Object to be Destroyed, Gómez-Egaña considers cultural notions of motion and temporality.
  • Fri. Nov 15, 8:30 pm
  • Sat. Nov 16, 8:30 pm
Due to a health emergency, we will be rescheduling this performance. New dates will be announced after the biennial.
  • Wed. Nov 13, 8:30 pm
  • Thu. Nov 14, 8:30 pm
Los Angeles-based installation artist and filmmaker creates a new work of filmic fragments in a constructed theatrical set that speaks to movement, travel, and sense of space.
  • Thu. Nov 21, 7:00 pm
  • Fri. Nov 22, 7:30 pm
  • Fri. Nov 22, 9:00 pm
  • Sat. Nov 23, 4:00 pm
  • Sat. Nov 23, 7:30 pm
  • Sun. Nov 24, 4:00 pm
  • Sun. Nov 24, 7:30 pm
Sound, lights, and stage design create an atmosphere of suspense and virtual action, plunging the audience into an ghostly dream space.