July 12, 2018 - 8:00pm

Momentum Dance Company (Irving) returns for its fourth consecutive appearance in the Modern Dance Festival at The Modern.   Ian Forcher, Momentum’s resident choreographer, will premiere a group work for seven women exploring themes of tradition, artifice in conflict with nature, mental illness, and the collision of pop sensibility with high art through the lens of Japanese culture.

July 13, 2018 - 8:00pm

Momentum Dance Company (Irving) returns for its fourth consecutive appearance in the Modern Dance Festival at The Modern.   Ian Forcher, Momentum’s resident choreographer, will premiere a group work for seven women exploring themes of tradition, artifice in conflict with nature, mental illness, and the collision of pop sensibility with high art through the lens of Japanese culture.

July 14, 2018 - 2:00pm

Momentum Dance Company (Irving) returns for its fourth consecutive appearance in the Modern Dance Festival at The Modern.   Ian Forcher, Momentum’s resident choreographer, will premiere a group work for seven women exploring themes of tradition, artifice in conflict with nature, mental illness, and the collision of pop sensibility with high art through the lens of Japanese culture.

July 19, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Gingger Shankar is a singer, violinist and composer, and was born into one of the world’s most acclaimed and influential musical families. Her accomplishments include working with top producers and film composers including Mel Gibson, The Smashing Pumpkins, Trent Reznor, Mike Nichols, Mike Myers, and James Newton Howard. In 2011 she was chosen as one of Filmmaker Magazine’s ‘25 New Faces to Watch’, as well as becoming a member of the Advisory Board for the Sundance Film Festival. Gingger composed music for the critically acclaimed 2011 Sundance U.S.

August 16, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

After retiring his project Dirty Beaches, Zhang has been focusing on explorations of improvised music, Free Jazz, and his new role as a composer. His newer compositions predominantly works with saxophone, synthesizers, percussion and piano, furthering his research on ritualistic music of liminality. Besides his solo work, he is also a member of a Free Jazz/experimental trio with Portugese minimalist/architect David Maranha, and Free Jazz Drummer Gabriel Ferrandini in Lisbon. Zhang currently works as a composer for film soundtracks, along with acting in independent films.